DSS operatives descend on journalists in Osun, destroy gadgets

There was tension in Osun State on Monday night, as operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) attached to the Osun State Deputy Governor, Mrs Titi Laoye-Tomori attacked journalists returning from an assignment. The journalists, who were part of Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s press crew, were said to be returning …

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Presidency mocks lawmakers over National Assembly ‘drama’

The Presidency has urged the National Assembly members to stop their “drama”. Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity stated this when he addressed State House correspondents in Abuja on Monday. He was reacting to the outcome of last Saturday’s polls in Bauchi, Katsina and …

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Why I have over 1,000 aides – Gov Umahi

Governor of Ebonyi, David Umahi, has disclosed why he appointed over 1,000 aides on assumption of office in 2015. Umahi, speaking in Egunkwo community, Onicha Local Government Area of the state, on Sunday on the occasion of a special thanksgiving service organised by Caring Heart Vanguards, an umbrella body of …

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Akpabio speaks on plot to declare his seat vacant

Former Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio, on Monday stated that he is not perturbed over an alleged plot to declare his seat vacant. Akpabio also said that he was not aware that the Senate would reconvene on Tuesday. The former Akwa Ibom Governor insisted that if the Senate President, …

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Benue Govt tears Steve Lawani apart for bashing Ortom

The Benue State Government has fired back at Steve Lawani, the immediate past deputy governor of the state over his recent media attack on Governor Samuel Ortom. Lawani had in a recent interview, claimed that the party chased Ortom away for his alleged poor performance. Responding to Lawani’s assertion, Tahav …

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EPL: What Unai Emery said after Manchester City beat Arsenal

Arsenal manager, Unai Emery has explained why his side lost to Manchester City in their Premier League opener on Sunday evening. Goals from Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva in either half of the match ensured that City defeated the Gunners 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium. Emery believes his players tried …

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EPL: Why we beat Arsenal – Manchester City coach, Guardiola

Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola has explained why his side defeated Arsenal in their Premier League opener on Sunday evening. Goals from Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva in either half of the match ensured that City defeated Unai Emery’s men 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium. Guardiola said his players had …

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EPL: Why Liverpool thrashed West Ham – Klopp

Liverpool boss, Jurgen Klopp has explained why his side thrashed West Ham United in their Premier League opener on Sunday afternoon. Goals from Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane (2) and Daniel Sturridge ensured that the Reds defeated the Hammers 4-0 at Anfield Stadium. Klopp believes that his side deserved the three …

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