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Generator fumes kill female police officer, son, one other in Osogbo

A yet-to-be-identified female police officer, alongside her child and mother-in-law were reportedly found dead in Oloosa-Oko compound, Oja-oba area, in Osogbo, the Osun State capital. The woman, who was popularly known as Mummy Jumoke, was said to have gone to sleep with her children and the said mother -in-law, leaving her generating set on with […]

Generator fumes kill female police officer, son, one other in Osogbo

2019 presidency: No vacancy in Aso Rock – Buba Marwa tells Atiku, others

The former military governor of Lagos State, Buba Marwa has declared that there is no vacancy in the Presidential Villa till 2023. He stressed that Buhari would return to power in 2019. Marwa spoke while fielding questions from journalists on Thursday in Yola, News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports. The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee on […]

2019 presidency: No vacancy in Aso Rock – Buba Marwa tells Atiku, others

New minimum wage: Donald Duke states position, tells FG what to do

Donald Duke, the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), has called on the Federal Government to find a comprehensive and long term solution to the lingering minimum wage crisis in Nigeria. Duke made the call in a statement on Saturday in Calabar, Cross River State. The presidential candidate said that the present “fire […]

New minimum wage: Donald Duke states position, tells FG what to do

2019 Presidency: Okorocha warns Igbos as leaders endorse Atiku

Rochas Okorocha, Governor of Imo State has warned Igbo leaders to be careful before adopting a candidate for the 2019 presidential election. This is coming barely 24 hours after leaders from eastern part of Nigeria declared their support for the candidature of Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi of the Peoples Democratic Party ahead of the […]

2019 Presidency: Okorocha warns Igbos as leaders endorse Atiku

Phrank Shaibu: Buhari, APC and Atiku’s American visa

The desperation of President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress to stop the growing popularity, acceptance and political momentum of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar in the race to become the next suitable President of Nigeria in 2019, obviously took an absurd, yet very disturbing and dangerous dimension recently, when the Information Minister, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, […]

Phrank Shaibu: Buhari, APC and Atiku’s American visa

Ekiti NUT reacts to Gov. Fayemi’s order scraping unauthorised fees in schools

The Ekiti State wing of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has expressed support for the Executive Order 001 prohibiting the collection of unauthorized fee by head teachers and principals of public schools. Describing the order as a step in the right direction, the union commended the state government for payment of West African Senior […]

Ekiti NUT reacts to Gov. Fayemi’s order scraping unauthorised fees in schools

Why we endorsed Governor Sani-Bello for 2019 – Labour Unions

The Organised labour on Wednesday endorsed the second term bid of Gov. Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger State. The decision was conveyed to the governor in Minna by the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Nigeria Pension Union (NPC). A statement by the governor’s spokesman, Malam Jibrin Ndache, disclosed that […]

Why we endorsed Governor Sani-Bello for 2019 – Labour Unions

2019: Kano federal lawmakers take decision on Ganduje’s second term

Some members of the National Assembly from Kano state have defended the state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, over the bribery allegation against him. The federal lawmakers also endorsed Ganduje for a second term, saying he has “done creditably well”. The Governor has been under scrutiny after several videos of him allegedly collecting bribe from contractors went […]

2019: Kano federal lawmakers take decision on Ganduje’s second term

Metele attack: No need investigating killing of Nigerian soldiers – Presidency

The Presidency has said it is not interested in investigating the killing of troops of the Nigeria army by Boko Haram insurgents in Metele, Borno state. Shehu Garba, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, made this known on Thursday when he featured as a guest on Channels TV’s breakfast show, […]

Metele attack: No need investigating killing of Nigerian soldiers – Presidency

How Saraki, Tambuwal, Dogara, Melaye lured APC lawmakers to PDP

Bode Ayorinde, a member of the House of Representatives representing Owo/Ose Federal Constituency of Ondo State, has revealed how federal lawmakers elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) were lured to dump the party for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Ayorinde, speaking on Tuesday at a stakeholders meeting and flag-off ceremony for […]

How Saraki, Tambuwal, Dogara, Melaye lured APC lawmakers to PDP

Champions League: Mourinho warns Manchester United ahead of Young Boys clash

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has warned that despite moving to a hotel metres away from Old Trafford, that he will still walk to the stadium if traffic is bad. Mourinho’s men have been held up by traffic on numerous occasions this campaign. First, they arrived late for their Champions League clash with Valencia, for […]

Champions League: Mourinho warns Manchester United ahead of Young Boys clash

Nigerian Navy promotes senior officers [See Full List]

The Nigerian Navy Board has approved the promotion of 87 senior officers to the ranks of Rear Admiral, Commodore, Captain and Commander. The service, in a statement by its spokesman, Commodore Ayo Olugbode on Tuesday, said among the newly promoted senior officers “are 10 Rear Admirals, 25 Commodores, 24 Captains and 28 Commanders.” The statement […]

Nigerian Navy promotes senior officers [See Full List]

Cook who allegedly murdered Chief Ope Badamosi apprehended [PHOTOS]

The Togolese cook who allegedly murdered Chief Ope Badamosi, Chairman of Credit Switch Technology, has been arrested. Badamosi was found dead on Wednesday morning in his home on Onikoyi Lane, Parkview Estate, in Lagos. The deceased suffered multiple stab wounds believed to have been carried out by the cook who was employed just three days […]

Cook who allegedly murdered Chief Ope Badamosi apprehended [PHOTOS]

Ballon d’Or: Rio Ferdinand identifies potential winner

Manchester United legend, Rio Ferdinand, has identified Paris Saint Germain forward, Kylian Mbappe as a potential winner of the Ballon d’Or. Expressing his love for the French star, Ferdinand noted that the World Cup winner is a terror for defenders. In a tweet on Wednesday, the former England defender said that later in life the […]

Ballon d’Or: Rio Ferdinand identifies potential winner

EPL: Ian Wright blames one Chelsea player, slams Sarri over 3-1 loss to Tottenham

Former Arsenal ace, Ian Wright has blamed Jorginho for Chelsea’s 3-1 loss to Tottenham on Saturday. He also said he can’t understand what Chelsea boss, Maurizio Sarri is doing by replacing Kante with Jorginho in the defensive midfield position. Kante played further forward in the 3-1 defeat to Tottenham which was Chelsea’s first loss of […]

EPL: Ian Wright blames one Chelsea player, slams Sarri over 3-1 loss to Tottenham