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Nigerians blast NFF, Nike over new Super Eagles Jersey

The Nigeria Football Federation ( NFF) and Nike, the kit sponsor of the national team has come under heavy criticism over the new team jerseys unveiled in London yesterday. From phone in programmes to online platforms Nigerians were unhappy with both the home and away kit. For the home kit, they noted that the green was leafy green which is ... Read More »

Just In: Dangote’s daughter, Fatima set to Wed

Hip hip hurray, the hush-hush relationship between Fatima, amiable daughter of Africa’s richest Man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote and Jamil, son of former Inspector-general of police, Mohammed Abubakar is heading for the altar. Insiders have revealed that Fatima, who works in the family business and Jamil, a pilot have concluded plans to have the mother of all weddings this March in ... Read More »

Benue: Reps Want IGP kicked out

Thr House of Representatives yesterday told President Muhammadu Buhari to replace Inspector General Ibrahim Idris with a more professional officer. The lawmakers alleged that the IGP, due to his utterances, actions and inactions, could no longer be trusted to conduct his job in a professional manner. Two motions of urgent national importance presented by two members of the House of ... Read More »

Ambode to New Commissioners ” I demand Nothing But The Best From You”

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday swore-in five new members of the State Executive Council with a charge on them to hit the ground running and offer only the best of services to the people. Speaking at a brief swearing-in ceremony held at the Lagos State Executive Council Chambers in Alausa, Ikeja, Governor Ambode said the new cabinet ... Read More »

The Sun Replies Garba Shehu “You need to be decorous”

LAST Friday, February 2, 2018, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Garba Shehu, addressed a press conference, where he made grave allegations against the nation’s media and specifically, The Sun newspaper, accusing it of “promoting hate speeches.” In a voice dripping with unmasked anger and irritation, Mr. Shehu descend- ed on The Sun, profiling ... Read More »

Nigeria loses N110billion to Ghana, Benin on Aviation Fuel

An Aviation industry player and expert, Mr. Betiku Olasimbo has revealed that Nigeria is losing a whopping N110billion to neighbouring Ghana and Benin over the scarcity of Aviation fuel known as Jet A1. Mr Olasimbo, who is the General Manager/ COO of CITA Group stated that except fuel marketers improve on their aviation fuel supply chain, the aviation industry would ... Read More »

Libel: Maina slams N10billion suit on Magu

The embattled former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina, has sued acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu and the Commission over defamation of character. Maina, is asking for damages up to N10 billion for interviews and publications by Magu defaming his character. In a suit dated January 15, and filed ... Read More »

Charly Boy’s daughter weds in Abuja

Maverick showbiz maestro and activist,Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charlyboy, on Saturday gave out his first daughter, Adaeze Oputa in marriage to Mr Metu Anu, both from Imo Sate. The duo tied the knot at a traditional wedding held at the Bride father’s home, situated on CharlyBoy Boulevard in Gwarimpa, Abuja. The marriage rite was followed by a grand reception ... Read More »

IBB’s Letter: IGP Order Arrest of Kassim Afegbua

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has reportedly ordered for the arrest of the media aide to former President Ibrahim Babangida, Prince Kassim Afegbua for the statement he issued on behalf of his boss. This issuance of the warrant of arrest was disclosed by a Presidency source on Sunday. Afegbua in a statement purportedly issued on Sunday on behalf ... Read More »

Babangida slams Buhari “You should’nt contest in 2019”

Former President Ibrahim Babangida has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to step down in 2019 to allow a generational shift that should reinvent the wheel of leadership and spur healing in the land. Babangida in a special statement issued on Sunday also lamented the failure of the All Progressives Congress, APC to advance its change mantra in several areas of ... Read More »