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Breaking: Serena Williams Speaks: Why I withdrew from #RolandGarros

The most decorated player in female tennis, Serena Williams has withdrawn from her anticipated re-match with Maria Sharapova. Reports say the American who is playing in her first Grand Slam after the birth of her baby stated that she had to withdraw following a painful arm injury. According to her ‘ The first time I felt it was against Goerges ... Read More »

The Proposed Water Bill Very Dangerous

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has described the Water Resources Bill before the National Assembly as ‘very dangerous’, saying if passed into law, all resources in water would be owned by the Federal Government. Fielding questions from journalists, the governor said the obnoxious bill does not only affect the South-South states but any state that has water resources.“It does ... Read More »

Nigeria Army Gives 7 Days Ultimatum To Channels TV Guests over Warri Land

The attention of the Nigerian Army (NA) has been drawn to some allegations made against the NA and the person of the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai during a popular morning programme “SUNRISE” on Channels Television Saturday 2 June 2018. 2. Nigerian Army would not want to join issues with the Presenter or the Anchor, ... Read More »

Offa: Saraki Replies Police “This is a baseles allegation”

Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki has dismissed the allegations made against him by the Police over the Offa robbery incident. Dr Saraki in a statement signed by Yusuf Olaniyonu, his Media Adviser said it was a frame up by the Police that will ultimately fail. The full statement from the Media Office of the Senate President Reads: The attention ... Read More »

Offa Robbery: Kwara Governor Replies Police

The Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed has distanced himself from the Offa Robbery suspects and has challenged the Nigerian Pokice to conclude its case and charge the offenders to court. In statement signed by Dr Femi Akorede, the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor, he stated “Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed denies the allegations of supporting political thuggery or ... Read More »

Fayose behind Fake Tinubu Story-Fayemi

The JKF Campaign Office has reacted to the purported comment by Erelu Bisi Fayemi to the effect that the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was alleged to be behind the alleged plot to kill the APC governorship candidate, Dr Kayode Fayemi, in the weekend shooting incident in Ado-Ekiti that hit a former member of the House of ... Read More »

Okadigbo’s son dies in America

Obinna, the son of the flamboyant former Senate President, Chief Chuba Okadigbo is dead. The death, confirmed by the ex media aide to Okadigbo, James Okoroma, occured in Maryland where Obinna Okadigbo lived and worked. According to Sunday Sun, when its reporter visited Asokoro, Abuja family home of the deceased, relatives and friends were seen sympathising with the family. The ... Read More »

Oyo Judge, Ladiran, is SL Akintola’s Son- Court

The battle, to determine if the late Premier of the defunct Western Region, Chief Samuel Ladoke Akintola, who was assassinated in Nigeria’s first military coup of January 15, 1966, had a son outside wedlock, is far from being over. An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan had declared Ladiran Akintola, a High Court judge, as a biological son of ... Read More »

Super Eagles Final 2018 World Cup List Out!

The final list Goalkeepers: IkechukwuEzenwa, Daniel Akpeyi, Francis Uzoho Defenders: William Ekong, Leon Balogun, Kenneth Omeruo, Bryan Idowu, Chigozie Awaziem, Abdullahi Shehu, Elderson Echiejile, Tyronne Ebuehi Midfielders: Mikel John Obi, Ogenyi Onazi, John Ogu, Wilfred Ndidi, Oghenekaro Etebo, Joel Obi Forwards: Odion Ighalo, Ahmed Musa, Victor Moses, Alex Iwobi, Kelechi Iheanacho, Simeon Nwankwo. Read More »

Shocker: APC Convention Secretary Resigns

Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu, All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention Committee  secretary has resigned. According to a statement signed by Godson Amadikwa his secretary said the decision to resign from the committee was taken for personal reasons and also to advance the progress of APC in Imo State. Read More »