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George Weah officially declared as Liberia ‘s President-elect

Former soccer star George Weah has won Liberia’s presidential run-off election and will succeed incumbent Ellen Johnson Sirleaf next month, the country’s first democratic transition in over 70 years. With 98.1 percent of the vote counted, Weah led with 61.5 percent to Vice President Joseph Boakai’s 38.5 percent, National Elections Commission Chairman Jerome Korkoyah told reporters in the capital Monrovia ... Read More »

Update: Top Brain Surgeons invited to Abuja for Buhari’s Son

By Leke Adeosun Fresh facts emerging from the Cedarcrest Hospital where Yusuf, the son of President Muhammadu Buhari’s has revealed that many Neurosurgeons have now been contacted to see him. An insider revealed that at least three professors of Neurosurgery were spotted at the hospital today-and we gathered that more experts in the field are being contacted on account of ... Read More »

Just in: Liverpool sign Defender, Van Dijk

Liverpool has almost completed the signing of Southampton Defender Virgil Van Dijk on 5 year deal. Sources reveal that the player who was a transfer target of the Anfield giants is currently undergoing his medicals and is due to be a major addition to Liverpool that has experienced a leaky defence. Liverpool’s German Coach Jurgen I look had been on ... Read More »

Update: Buhari’s son had head injury, underwent surgery but stable-Presidency

Yusuf Buhari, the son of president Muhammadu Buhari had a bike accident last night around Gwarimpa in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. This was made known to newsmen in a statement signed by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Garba Shehu.. He broke a limb and had an injury to the head as a ... Read More »

Just in : Buhari’s son seriously injured in Power Bike Accident

Yusuf, the son of President Muhammadu Buhari is presently fighting for his life after he was involved in serious Power Bike accident in Abuja, the nation’s capital. Though details are sketchy, sources say the first family is putting all machinery in motion to get him proper medicare…more details later. Read More »

Football Star, George Weah Wins Liberia Presidential Polls

Former world footballer of the year, George Oppong Weah will be next President of Liberia. According to reports, Weah is leading in 13 of the 15 counties with his opponent, 71 year-old Vice President, Joseph Boakai taking only two. The 51 year old-who is making his second attempt at the presidency after giving the incumbent, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf a stiff ... Read More »

Top Politicians attend Speaker, Yakubu Dogara’s 50th birthday, book launch in Abuja

Pictures by Sam Pixel It was a gathering of the cream of Nigerian political class as top Nigerian politicians and celebrities stormed Abuja, Nigeria ‘s Federal Capital for the 50th birthday of Speaker, Federal House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara. The occasion which also saw the launch of his biography,  A Reed Made Flint authored by Dele Momodu was ... Read More »

Governor Dickson’s Ex-aide Found Dead at Patience Jonathan’s Hotel

Tragedy struck at the weekend in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, following the death of a stalwart of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nasko Egei, at Aridolf Resort Wellness and Spa, a hotel owned by a former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan. Nasko, as he was fondly called by his friends, an APC youth leader, was reportedly found dead on Friday in ... Read More »

Stop Panic Buying, We are flooding market with Products-NNPC

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has urged Nigerians to shun panic as it has intensified efforts to flood the market with Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), otherwise called petrol, and other products.   According a Statement by Mr. My Ughamadu, Group General Manger, Group Public Affairs Division “Already, six major marketers: Total, Forte Oil, Oando Plc, MRS, 11 Plc and ... Read More »

Innoson boss withdraws suit against EFCC, GTbank

Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, the CEO of Innoson Nigeria Limited has withdrawn a fundamental right enforcement suit filed against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and five other respondents. In the ex-parte application filed before the court, the businessman, who was arrested by the EFCC on Tuesday, also sued the Nigerian government, the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Inspector-General of ... Read More »