Saturday, July 20, 2019

Nigerians in shock as Odion Ighalo confirms his retirement from international football with Nigeria

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo has confirmed his retirement from international football with Nigeria after winning the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Golden Boot last night, Newzandar reports. The former Watford attacker...

Ruga: Asari Dokubo blows hot, asks herdsmen to leave Southern Nigeria

Ex-Niger Delta militant leader, Asari Dokubo, has called on South-South and South-Easterners to return home following threats from Coalition of Northern Groups. Asari spoke on the heels of the...

Nigerians are angry, hungry – AA tells Buhari

The National Chairman of Action Alliance, AA, Kenneth Udeze, has said Nigerians are very angry and hungry as a result of attacks by suspected herdsmen in the country. According...

American pastor speaks on Prophet TB Joshua using ‘demonic powers’, reveals where she saw...

A female American Pastor, Daphne Patoir, has made a sensational claim on YouTube about controversial Nigerian Pastor, T.B. Joshua. She insisted she saw the Nigerian cleric ‘in Heaven’ where...

Presidential election: Reno Omokri shares more evidence on INEC server

Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has released some forensic evidence of the names, address & phone numbers of the company and individuals in Lagos that set up INEC’s...

BREAKING: Mejedi is dead

Oba Jacob Mejedi, the Ajugbonjagun of Orokere Amuro in Mopamuro Local Government Area in Kogi has passed on at 75. The President of Orokere Welfare Association (OWA), Pastor Moses...

Killings: Oby Ezekwesili sends message to Buhari

A former Minister of Education, Dr Oby Ezekwesili, has sent a message to President Muhammadu Buhari regarding the insecurity and the spate of killings in the country. She expressed...

Makinde reacts to killing of Afenifere leader’s daughter makes demand

Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, has condemned the killing of Mrs. Olufunke Olakunrin, daughter of the leader of the Pan Yoruba Socio political organisation, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, Newzandar reports

How I brought RUGA to South-East – Orji Kalu reveals

The Chief Whip of the Nigerian Senate and former Governor of Abia State, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has revealed that he pioneered “Ruga” in Abia State when he governed the state between...

Amaechi speaks on Politicians who turned billionaires

Rotimi Amaechi, has stated that Nigeria is a country without consequences, adding that citizens and voters have failed to hold politicians and leaders accountable for their actions and policies, Newzandar reports.

Osinbajo rubbishes claims of Buhari protecting killer herdsmen, Boko Haram members

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has rubbished the perception in some quarters that President Muhammadu Buhari was protecting killer herdsmen and Boko Haram members. Osinbajo said the narrative...

Edo 2020: Why Obaseki cannot return as governor – Former Commissioner

Ahead of the 2020 governorship election in Edo State, a former Commissioner for Education and co-convener of a pressure group, Edo Peoples’ Movement, Mr. Gideon Obhakhan has advised Governor Godwin Obaseki, to...

AfCFTA: Nigeria’s private sector react to Buhari’s action

The Organised Private Sector (OPS) has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for including Nigeria in the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) at the just concluded Africa Union Summit on Sunday in Niamey.

Ruga: Biafra group attacks Buhari, issues fresh threats

The Biafra Nations Youth League, BNYL, has stated that suspension of RUGA by President Muhammadu Buhari instead of total cancellation showed that there was no genuineness in the actions of the Federal...

APGA Crisis: Umeh insists Oye must refund alleged loot, resign

Senator Victor Umeh, former national chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, has insisted that his successor, Dr Victor Oye must refund monies allegedly extorted from governorship aspirants of the party...

Atiku vs Buhari: Tribunal admits more presidential results, documents as exhibits

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, on Monday admitted the final result declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the Feb. 23 general election as an exhibit. Dr...

Why Kogi needs feminist as governor – PDP female aspirant

A female gubernatorial aspirant, Princess Iye Grace Adejoh, has explained that Kogi State has found itself in an emergency situation that needed a female person to rescue it, saying that there could...

PDP blasts Buhari’s appointments, says President only interested in personal comfort

Following recent appointments announced by the presidency, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Sunday berated President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, for alleged insensitivity to the welfare of the...

Hijab: Call UI school principal, Phebean Olowe to order – Muslim parents raise alarm

Parents of Muslim students at the International School, University of Ibadan, under the umbrella of International School Ibadan (ISI) Muslim Parents Forum have called on well-meaning Nigerians to call Principal of the...

Nigeria vs Cameroon: Rohr reveals secret behind Super Eagles’ 3-2 win against Indomitable Lions

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has given reasons they beat Cameroon in the round of 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations. Rohr claims it is...

Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos’ wife gets $38.3bn as duo finalises divorce

A US court has ruled that Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ wife MacKenzie, will get a 4% stake in the tech giant. Bezos and wife MacKenzie finalized their divorce on...

Lawan reacts as Buhari re-appoints Kyari, Mustapha

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has congratulated Malam Abba Kyari, the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Boss Mustapha...

BREAKING: Buhari blows hot over insecurity in Nigeria, Leah Sharibu

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday pledged his administration’s continued political will and determination towards ridding the country of insurgency and other forms of criminalities. Buhari, who was represented by...

FIFA to expand Women’s World Cup, double prize money

FIFA has announced its plan to capitalize on the success of the 2019 Women’s World Cup, which drew more than 1 million spectators and 1 billion television viewers, by expanding the competition and...

Osun Ruling: You are trying to blackmail the Supreme Court – Festus Keyamo to...

Festus Keyamo, has accused the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar of attempting to blackmail the Supreme Court, following his comment on the judgement which upheld the victory...

Court orders interim forfeiture of 11 houses and 22 bank accounts linked to Senator...

The Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the interim forfeiture of 11 houses and 22 bank accounts linked to Delta-North Senator, Peter Nwaoboshi. Justice Taiwo Taiwo made the...

UNILORIN yet to find Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo’s student record

The University of Ilorin has reacted to an inquest into Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo's academic history, and has revealed that it is yet to find his student record.  The Director...

Ned Nwoke can’t get enough of his beautiful wife Regina as he stares at...

Billionaire politician, Ned Nwoko couldn't get enough of his beautiful Regina wife as they attended an event together recently.  The 58-year-old was filmed staring at his wife in admiration. At a point, the...

Transfer: Club Ozil might leave Arsenal for revealed

Arsenal playmaker, Mesut Ozil, could be set for a switch to Turkish side Fenerbahce, with Gunners manager Unai Emery giving the all-clear to let the midfielder go, the UK Mirror reports.

Stop diverting NDDC funds for elections – Dickson

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, has accused the leadership of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), of channelling funds for the development of the region to sponsor elections of ruling...

Insurgency: UN releases report on Nigeria

The UN Interagency Standing Committee (IASC) says the humanitarian crisis in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe needs renewed support in the face of the recent upsurge in violence and growing humanitarian needs.

“The Oloshi got paid” – Omojuwa calls out Reno Omokri for still defending Biodun...

Omojuwa has slammed Reno Omokri for still defending Biodun Fatoyinbo after he was accused of rape by Busola Dakolo. Reno, insists Busola's story doesn't add up and he attempted...

EFCC reacts to Saraki’s claim that Magu begged him

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has reacted to comments by former Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, against the commission. EFCC spokesman, Tony Orillade, in a statement Sunday...

What Jonathan, Peter Obi, Ihedioha said about Atiku’s late father in-law, Iwenjiora

Former president, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, Gov. Emeka Ihedioha of Imo and former Governor of Anambra, Mr Peter Obi, were among dignitaries who stormed Onitsha on Saturday for their last respect to late...

COZA: Nigeria’s Christian leadership takes action on Busola Dakolo’s allegation against Biodun Fatoyinbo

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Saturday said it has opened an in-house investigation of rape allegations by wife of popular musician, Timi Dakolo, Busola against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of Commonwealth...

Rape allegation: Nigerians storm COZA pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo’s IG page

Following the rape accusation story between Timi Dakolo's wife, Busola and COZA pastor, Biosun Fatoyinbo, Nigerians have stormed the Instagram page of the pastor to drag him. See their comments...

Fulani Ruga settlement: Benue youths speak on Buhari govt’s proposal

Benue Youth Forum, BYF, on Thursday, condemned the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government’s proposed Ruga farm settlement for herdsmen across the country. Buhari government had disclosed that it was...

Ethiopia: ECOWAS speaks on failed coup attempt

The Chairman of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria, on Thursday, condemned the coup attempt in Ethiopia. The Chairman, in a statement in...

BREAKING: Tension as another building collapses in Lagos

A three-storey building at Iju area of Lagos State on Wednesday night collapsed, leaving many people trapped in the rubble. The General Manager of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency...

Senator Okorocha, wife in possession of 67 govt cars – Imo Task Force

Imo State Task Force on the recovery of government properties under the care of officials of immediate past administration has alleged that between ex-governor Rocha’s Okorocha and his wife, Nneoma, over 67...

Nigeria vs Guinea: 5 things we learnt as Super Eagles qualify for Round of...

Nigeria has become the first team at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, to book a spot in the last 16. The Super Eagles defeated their biggest...

Kidnapping comment: How Osinbajo proved Buhari, APC not concerned about Nigerians – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday said the reckless dismissal of the alarming spate of kidnapping in the country by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo further confirms that the All Progressives Congress...

Court resolves 15-year-old land dispute between Ondo communities

Ikale community has won an age-long land dispute case with her neighboring community of Araromi Obu in Odigbo local government area of Ondo sate. The case, which was resolved...

Court dismisses certificate forgery case against Kwara Governor, Abdulrazaq

A Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin, Wednesday dismissed the certificate forgery case filed against Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq following the withdrawal of the case by the claimant. Justice...

Fulani leader speaks on herdmen’s planned vigilante in Igboland, advises South-East governors

A Fulani leader and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain, Senator Walid Jibrin, has asked all Fulani associations in Nigeria to bury the idea of forming vigilante in any part of the country.

I reluctantly dealt with former CJN, Walter Onnoghen – President Buhari

President Buhari yesterday openned up on why his administration dealt with the immediate past Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.  Justice Onnoghen was suspended in January this year over...

Why Yorubas will continue to support Buhari – Tinubu

The National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu on Tuesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Aso Villa. Tinubu accompanied part of the Afenifere...

Gov. Emmanuel submits commissioner, SA-nominees list to Akwa Ibom Assembly [See names]

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, on Tuesday submitted a list of nominees for the offices of Commissioners and Special Advisers to the state House of Assembly.

Ekweremadu speaks on INEC ‘lacking constitutional powers’ to address political parties proliferation

Nigeria’s former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has explained that constitution amendments carried out by the Eighth National Assembly had substantially addressed the problem of proliferation of political parties in Nigeria.

Ogun election: Gov. Abiodun wins in Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal filed by Abdulrafiu Baruwa in the suit Appeal No SC/524/2019, challenging the eligibility of the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, to contest the governorship...