Masari Summons Fulani Leaders, Vows To Tackle Banditry In Katsina

  Governor Aminu Masari on Thursday summoned leaders from Fulani community in nine Local Government Areas of Katsina State. The meeting which was held at the state secretariat complex was aimed at solving the insecurity issues affecting the state. Governor Masari told the leaders that “Enough is enough” and vowed to deal decisively and ruthlessly … Continue reading Masari Summons Fulani Leaders, Vows To Tackle Banditry In Katsina

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Osaka Cruises Into Third Round At US Open

  Top-ranked defending champion Naomi Osaka advanced to the third round of the US Open on Thursday by defeating Poland’s 53rd-ranked Magda Linette 6-2, 6-4. The 21-year-old Japanese star, also the reigning Australian Open champion, will next face either US 15-year-old Coco Gauff, the world number 140 who reached the fourth round in July at … Continue reading Osaka Cruises Into Third Round At US Open

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Van Dijk Wins UEFA Men’s Player Of The Year Award

  Liverpool centre-back Virgil van Dijk won the UEFA Men’s Player of the Year award on Thursday, edging out Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, while Lucy Bronze took the women’s prize. Dutchman Van Dijk starred as Liverpool won their sixth European Cup last season with a 2-0 Champions League final victory over Tottenham in Madrid. … Continue reading Van Dijk Wins UEFA Men’s Player Of The Year Award

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EFCC To Appeal Judgment In Ex-Jonathan’s Aide, Dudafa’s N1.6bn Fraud Trial

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has vowed to appeal  Federal High Court judgment which discharged and acquitted Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, and a banker, Joseph Iwuejo. The Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi on Thursday discharged and acquitted Dudafa, a former Senior Special Adviser to former President Goodluck Jonathan on Domestic Affairs and the banker, … Continue reading EFCC To Appeal Judgment In Ex-Jonathan’s Aide, Dudafa’s N1.6bn Fraud Trial

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Army Launches New Strategy To ‘Wipe Out’ Boko Haram

The Nigeria Army has pledged to root out Boko Haram terrorists from the northeast part of the country through its new operational strategies. The General Officer Commanding 7 Division covering Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states, Brigadier General Abdul Khalifa Ibrahim, made this known to Channels Television. According to him, the new strategies introduced are the … Continue reading Army Launches New Strategy To ‘Wipe Out’ Boko Haram

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Neymar Participates In PSG Training Amid Reports Of Barcelona Deal

Neymar took part in Paris Saint-Germain training on Thursday afternoon amid reports that an agreement had been reached that would see the Brazilian return to Barcelona. The world’s most expensive player was the last to take to the training field in a session attended by a large contingent of journalists and broadcast live on PSG’s … Continue reading Neymar Participates In PSG Training Amid Reports Of Barcelona Deal

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Lewandowski Extends Bayern Munich Contract Until 2023

  Striker Robert Lewandowski has extended his contract at Bayern Munich until 2023, the defending Bundesliga champions announced Thursday. “FC Bayern is one of the three largest clubs in the world and we have an outstanding team. I am proud to be part of this club,” said the 31-year-old, who has scored 197 goals in … Continue reading Lewandowski Extends Bayern Munich Contract Until 2023

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Trump: US To Keep 8,600 Troops In Afghanistan After Deal With Taliban

  President Donald Trump on Thursday said that US troop levels in Afghanistan will drop to 8,600 if a deal is reached with the Taliban and that a permanent presence will remain. “We’re going down to 8,600 and then we make a determination from there,” Trump said in an interview with Fox News radio. “We’re … Continue reading Trump: US To Keep 8,600 Troops In Afghanistan After Deal With Taliban

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Trump: US To Keep 8,600 Troops In Afghanistan After Deal With Taliban

  President Donald Trump on Thursday said that US troop levels in Afghanistan will drop to 8,600 if a deal is reached with the Taliban and that a permanent presence will remain. “We’re going down to 8,600 and then we make a determination from there,” Trump said in an interview with Fox News radio. “We’re … Continue reading Trump: US To Keep 8,600 Troops In Afghanistan After Deal With Taliban

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N1.6bn Alleged Fraud: Court Frees Jonathan’s Ex-Aide Dudafa

  A former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Waripamo Owei-Dudafa has been discharged and acquitted by a Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos on an alleged N1.6billion fraud charge. Justice Mohammed Idris in a 190-page judgment on Thursday held that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) failed to prove any of the 22-charge beyond … Continue reading N1.6bn Alleged Fraud: Court Frees Jonathan’s Ex-Aide Dudafa

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