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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Osinbajo speaks after helicopter makes emergency landing

Laolu Akande, the spokesman to vice president Yemi Osinbajo has explained why his principal had to return to the State House by road. “VP Osinbajo attended the graduation ceremony of Nigeria Customs Senior Course in Gwagwalada today. “On his way back, it was decided, for technical reasons, not to fly …

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MKO Abiola: Why we’re saddened by Buhari’s action – NUPENG

The leadership of Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, said it is deeply pleased with the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to officially announce ”June 12” as the new date to replace the traditional May 29 as Democracy Day. DAILY POST reported yesterday that President Buhari announced …

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Reps condemn rape, attack on Abia schoolgirls

The House of Representatives on Wednesday, urged the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) to investigate report of attempted rape and assault on school girls in Abia. NAN reports that the House condemned the brutal attack on the girls, who are students of Methodist Girls Model …

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My husband planted `magun’ on me – Woman tells court

Rashidat Adesokan, a mother of six, on Wednesday asked a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan to dissolve her 28- year-old marriage to her husband, Mustafa, for allegedly “lacing her with “magun’’ charm. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that magun is believed to be a potent charm among the …

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BREAKING: Buhari cancels May 29 Democracy day, announces new date

President Muhammadu Buhari has announced the cancellation of May 29 as the country’s annual Democracy Day. Buhari in a press release on Wednesday said the annual celebration would now hold on June 12. Buhari also announced that MKO Abiola, winner of the annulled election, will be posthumously awarded the highest …

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Ekiti guber: Fayemi, APC jittery – PDP candidate, Olusola

Kolapo Olusola Campaign Organisation (KOCO), the campaign team of the Ekiti State Deputy Governor and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Prof Kolapo Olusola has described the statement by the All Progressives Congress (APC), criticizing Olusola’s visit to public schools in the State as function of “Acquired Political Laziness and …

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