President Buhari leaves Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to fly out Nigeria today on a two-day working visit to the Kingdom of Morocco. According to a statement by his media aide, Garba Shehu, the visit, which is at the invitation of His Royal Majesty, King Mohammed VI, will see the two leaders discuss …

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Britain’s richest man offers to buy Chelsea from Abramovich

Roman Abramovich has rejected an approach from Britain’s richest person to buy Chelsea Football Club. Jim Ratcliffe, the billionaire boss of multinational petrochemicals giant Ineos and a Blues season-ticket holder, expressed an interest in buying the club amid speculation Abramovich could be willing to sell. But the Russian oligarch made …

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FG reacts to Obasanjo’s claim of Buhari plotting to kill him

The Nigerian government has reacted to allegation by former President Olusegun Obasanjo that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration was plotting his arrest on false charges. Obasanjo on Friday claimed that Buhari’s government was planning to frame him and consequently kill him. Reacting, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed …

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Details of Harry Kane’s new deal at Tottenham revealed

On Friday, Tottenham Hotspur announced that Harry Kane has penned a new deal with the Premier League club. Kane has agreed a new six-year deal worth £180,000-a-week. This means the England captain could pocket as much as £10m-per-season, as Spurs tie down their star man until 2024. Kane scored 41 …

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Buhari renews Momoh’s appointment as CMD National Hospital

President Muhammadu Buhari has renewed the appointment of Dr. Jafaru Alunua Momoh as Chief Medical Director, CMD, of the National Hospital, Abuja. In a similar vein, the President also approved the reappointment of Dr. Nwadinigwe Cajetan Uwatoronye as Medical Director, National Orthopedic Hospital Enugu, Enugu State, for the second and …

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2019: Enugu NASS caucus endorses Ugwuanyi for second term

The Enugu State Caucus in the National Assembly has unanimously endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for a second term in office for his effective leadership and entrenchment of peace and good governance in the state. Rising from a colourful and rich grand reception for Gov. Ugwuanyi in Abuja, which was also …

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2018 World Cup: What I’ve failed to achieve – Rohr

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has lamented his failure to convince some Nigerian players abroad to represent their fatherland. Rohr said it was part of his job description to convince players with double nationality to pledge their international future to Nigeria. However, the former Bayern Munich defender has admitted that …

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Miyetti Allah blows hot over anti-open grazing law, warns Benue govt

The Secretary-General, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Usman Baba-Ngelzerma, has accused the Benue State government of promoting hatred by enacting the Anti-Open Grazing law. Baba-Ngelzerma stated this on Thursday while appearing on Channels Television’s breakfast show, Sunrise Daily. “There is a law in Benue that has not …

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