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BEHOLD THE FACES OF ABUJA BOMBERS!….HOW MASTERMIND WAS LEFT OFF THE HOOK

BEHOLD THE FACES OF ABUJA BOMBERS!….HOW MASTERMIND WAS LEFT OFF THE HOOK DSS paraded 5 suspects and announced a N25 million reward for information on masterminds. Look carefully at each of the five men whose photograph appears above, they are the men according to The Department of State Security who masterminded the Nyanya Bomb blast in Abuja. Apart from these ... Read More »

England Announce World Cup Squad

England manager Roy Hodgson has taken a gamble on the fitness of Arsenal duo Jack Wilshere and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and named the pair in his 23-man World Cup squad. Wilshere made his comeback from his latest setback at Norwich on Sunday having been out since early March after he injured his ankle on international duty in a collision with Liverpool’s ... Read More »

EXCITING WEEKEND SPORTS ROUND UP

[huge_it_slider id=”1″]   ASHLEY COLE RETIRES AS ENGLAND NAMES SQUAD TODAY Chelsea out of favour left back has called it quits following his inability to make to the England Squad to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The Chelsea defender said: ‘I got the call from Roy and agree the England team should be about the young players. I think ... Read More »

IMO STATE MONARCH DRAGS ADDAX PETROLEUM TO EFCC OVER FRAUD

The traditional ruler of Opuoma community in Ohaji/Egbema local government area of Imo State, Eze Friday Eso Ikenyiri, has dragged Addax Petroleum Development Company Limited  to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), alleging fraud of over N26 million against the community for pipeline rentals. According to a copy of the petition,Eze Ikenyiri, also accused Addax of refusing to pay ... Read More »

HOW IGP MD ABUBARKAR’S SON ESCAPED IRS PLANE CRASH IN NIGER

“I am grateful to God. How we survived is another story. I live to be greater. I love flying anyday, anytime. Will I call it back from the dead. One thing is, life is in the hands of God and He can take it anytime” These were the words of Jamyl M.D. Abubakar, son of the Inspector-General of Police shortly ... Read More »

UDUAGHAN RALLIES SUPPORT FOR JONATHAN AS PRESIDENT COMMISSIONS MARITIME PROJECTS IN DELTA

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has joined the bandwagon of Nigerians assuring the President of their support whenever he declares to run for the 2015 Presidential elections. A happy Governor Uduaghan made the pledge when President Goodluck Jonathan visited his state on Saturday to commission two major maritime-related projects. “I must say that we must all come together give ... Read More »

DAISY DANJUMA’S SON AND PREGNANT GIRLFRIEND MARRY IN MARBELLA, SPAIN

Barely months after their top-rate traditional wedding in Lagos, Yuki Omenia, son of Senator Daisy Danjuma and Moriam Omobolanle Rotimi over the weekend completed the formalities that will officially make them husband and wife. But one thing was different: the bride to-be came to the occasion pregnant! (check out the picture carefully) Yes, her baby bump was the topic of ... Read More »

NO US TROOPS IN NIGERIA-DEFENCE HEADQUARTERS

Contrary to speculations and stories published by some online blogs and newspapers asserting that American troops had arrived Nigeria, the Defence Headquarters have swiftly responded that there are no US boots on Nigeria soil yet. According the Spokesperson of the Defence Headquarters Major-General Chris Olukolade there has been no arrest or operation by any foreign military or security allies in ... Read More »

PRESIDENCY REPLIES AKANDE: GOVT NOT ON AUTO PILOT

The Presidency on has tongue-thrashed Chief Bisi Akande, the Interim Chairman of the opposition party, All Progressives Congress (APC)over his assertion during a world press conference that “Nigeria is on auto pilot”. Presidential Spokesperson, Dr Reuben Abati, in a statement issued in Abuja said that Akande and his party were “dishonest and unpatriotic” in making such claim. “Nigeria is not ... Read More »

Who Are You Serving? Jesus or Paul?

By Femi Aribisala Some months ago, Jimi Sonuga introduced me to two of his female neighbours. “Do you write a column in a newspaper?” enquired one of them. “Yes,” I replied. “Oh,” she smiled, “you are the man who hates Paul.” “I would not put it that way,” I protested, “I don’t hate anybody.” Then the lady did something interesting. ... Read More »