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Dele Momodu challenges Youths to get off Social Media & Get Serious about Leadership

By Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, please permit me to discuss the matter of our youths again. I’m truly troubled because of the attitude I see on display today. I wish to state, categorically, that the internet is misleading a lot of our young ones. The internet is a giver of false hopes and confidence. I want to believe that the ... Read More »

Super Eagles humiliate Cameroon 4-0, grab Gov. Udom’s $40,000

Nigeria’s Senior National Team, the Super Eagles today walloped their Cameroonian counterparts, the Indomitable Lions 4-0 in a World Cup Qualifier played at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo Akwa Ibom State. The victorious Nigerian team apart from their official winning bonus will pocket the sum of $40,000 promised for each goal by the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel. ... Read More »

Just in:Ifeanyi Uba FC Players in auto crash

The team bus of Nigeria Premier League side, Ifeanyi Ubah FC has been involved in an auto crash along the Benin-Ore Road-and six of its players sustained different degrees of injury According to CKN News, the team was on its way to Ijebu-Ode to honour a week 36 match with Sunshine stars on Sunday September 3, 2017. Mr Chukwuma Ubah, ... Read More »

Lagos releases venues for Ileya get-together Party 2017

In a bid to take the Eid-il-Kabir  celebration to all corners of the state, the Lagos Governor has made arrangements for Lagosians to enjoy the occasion at various centres. The Statement from the government reads “His Excellency, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Governor of Lagos State and Her Excellency, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, First Lady of Lagos cordially invite you to the Eid-il-Kabir ... Read More »

As Governor Udom pledges $10,000 per goal, Mikel Promises victory against Cameroun

 Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel has gingered the Nigerian national team, Super Eagles with a promise of $10,000 for every goal scored in the crucial world cup qualifier against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroun.  The game scheduled for the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo will almost but seal the Eagles World ticket if the Super Eagles team which is ... Read More »

Cheap Petrol Coming Soon-Kachikwu

Cheap petrol is coming, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Dr. Ibe Kachikwu predicted yesterday. His forecast is based on what he described as the competition inherent in the Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) price modulation. He said the price of diesel, which is now 40 per cent down amid surplus supply, was enough evidence that petrol prices will also crash. ... Read More »

Just in: Wayne Rooney arrested for suspected Drink Driving

Former England Captain and Everton striker, Wayne Rooney has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving in Cheshire according to BBC Reports. The 31-year-old Everton striker was stopped by police in Cheshire on Thursday night. A picture was posted on Instagram the same evening, showing Rooney and a fellow customer tagged at the Bubble Room bar in Alderley Edge. More ... Read More »

Palaver hits Osun Government’s Free Train ride

Hundreds of Osun-bound passengers, who had massed at the Nigerian Railway Corporation, Iddo Terminal in Lagos for the free train ride provided by Osun Government for Eid-el-Kabir, were on Thursday stranded. The huge number of passengers who turned out for the ride outstripped the available coaches. The free train ride is a collaboration between Gov. Rauf Aregbesola-led government and the ... Read More »

Just in: Supreme Court Annuls Kenya Presidential Elections, orders fresh one

 Kenya’s Supreme Court has overturned the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta, citing irregularities in last month’s election. The Supreme court made a landmark ruling that for the first time in the history of Kenya, a presidential election petition succeeded. Kenyans will now have to go back to the ballot in 60 days to elect a president and most likely between ... Read More »