Nigeria vs Libya: Team coordinator gives camp update

Super Eagles team coordinator, Patrick Pascal has said that ‘only three’ players namely; William Troost-Ekong, Semi Ajayi and Isaac Success have arrived the team’s camp in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State ahead of their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers tie against Libya on Saturday. He, however, said that some …

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Mourinho in shock Real Madrid return to replace Lopetegui

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has emerged a shock contender to replace Julen Lopetegui at Real Madrid. Lopetegui is in the hot seat at the Santiago Bernabeu, after his side failed to score in their last four fixtures. They also sit in 4th place in LaLiga. Real president, Florentino Perez, …

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Ogun 2019: Muslims give political parties, candidates conditions

Muslims in Ogun State under the auspices of The Muslim Congress (TMC) and Organisation of Tadhamunul-Muslimeen (OTM), have given conditions that must be met before supporting political parties and candidates requiring their votes in the 2019 general elections. TMC Waali, Dr. Ibrahim Ogunkoya, who spoke on behalf of Muslims in …

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EPL: FA to investigate Mourinho over comments after Newcastle win

The FA is set to investigate Jose Mourinho’s touchline comments after Manchester United’s 3-2 win over Newcastle on Saturday. The United manager was caught on camera as he left the pitch at full-time at Old Trafford, appearing to speak in Portuguese. If Mourinho is found to have used “offensive, insulting …

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2019: Mimiko emerges ZLP presidential candidate

The Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) on Sunday elected former governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, as its presidential candidate for the 2019 election.Mimiko was elected as a consensus candidate by members of the party in Abuja at its national convention.The former governor said that he would levearage on the …

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David Mark’s daughter loses PDP reps ticket to uncle

Blessing Onuh, daughter of immediate past Senate President, David Mark has lost the ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to her uncle, Egli Johnson Ahubi for Otukpo/Ohimini federal constituency. Mrs. Onuh failed to secure a single vote in the rescheduled primaries of the PDP held at the Aper Aku …

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Uproar in Delta community as hoodlums rape house wife to death

Pandemonium on Sunday evening broke out in Okparabe community, Ughelli South Local Government area of Delta State following the discovery of the body of a middle- aged house wife identified as Mrs. Beatrice Okpoudhu. She was allegedly raped to death by a group of hoodlums. It was gathered that the …

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APC Primaries: Buhari congratulates winners, tells losers what to do

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated winners of All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries across the country, urging losers to demonstrate sportsmanship by accepting the outcomes without bitterness or resentment. The President stated this in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Sunday. …

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Thierry Henry set to land managerial job in England

Former Arsenal striker, Thierry Henry, is expected to be named the new manager of Aston Villa this week. Villa, who play in the Championship, could be set to bring back John Terry too in a new-look dream team as Henry’s assistant, the UK Mirror reports. Henry is in final discussions …

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Liverpool vs Man City: What Mahrez did for me – Van Dijk

Liverpool defender, Virgil Van Dijk has admitted he made a terrible decision when he fouled Manchester City’s Leroy Sane in the dying minutes of their Premier League match on Sunday. The defender, however, said was he was relieved when City forward, Riyad Mahrez missed the spot kick. City were gifted …

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SDP presidential primary: Voting begins in Abuja

Delegates at the Social Democratic Party (SDP) national convention have commenced voting to elect the party’s presidential candidate for the 2019 general elections. Voting commenced at 7:30pm on Saturday at the Old Parade Ground, Area 10, Abuja. NAN reports that the party’s five presidential aspirants are: former Governor of Cross …

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