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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 »

Photo News: Governor Amosun attends Chief (Mrs.) Sofola’s 80th Birthday

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Buhari turns D’Tigress Players to Millionaires for winning Afro Basket Championship

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja received members of the victorious D’Tigress, showering the players with N1 million each and the officials N500,000 each. The President, after announcing the donation shortly before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), urged the team to remain focused. “You should work towards winning the forthcoming 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup ... Read More »

Oxlade Chamberlain shuns Chelsea for Liverpool agrees $35million deal

Liverpool have agreed a £35 million ($46 million, 38 million euros) deal with Arsenal to sign England midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to reports on Wednesday. Oxlade-Chamberlain appeared set to join Chelsea earlier this week after the Premier League champions had a bid accepted for the 24-year-old. But Liverpool appear to have won the race for Oxlade-Chamberlain’s signature ahead of Thursday’s ... Read More »

UBER Driver attempts suicide over N90,00 debt

An Uber driver, identified as Hammed Olojo, 31 was on Sunday afternoon rescued by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad, RRS, on patrol of Third Mainland Bridge from jumping into the Lagoon. Olojo, who drove himself to the Third Mainland Bridge in an Uber Toyota Corolla saloon car had written a short note and left it in the car when ... Read More »

Lake Rice:More Lagosians storm Centres

More Lagos State residents on Tuesday besieged the centres designated by the State Government for the sale of Lake Rice as part of activities marking the forthcoming Eid-el-Kabir celebration.  The State Government had last Thursday commenced the sale of the rice. 50kg of the rice is being sold for N12,000, 25kg for N6,000 and 10kg for N2500. Aside the designated ... Read More »

Anambra: Obaze floors Ifeanyi Uba, grabs PDP Guber ticket

Former Secretary to the Anambra state government,  Mr. Oseloka Obaze has defeated the Chairman Capital Oil, Ifeanyi Uba , and other contenders to emerge the flag-bearer for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the governorship election in the state come November. Mr. Obaze polled a total of 672 votes to defeat Capital Oil boss, Ifeanyi Uba who polled just 94 ... Read More »

US slams Venezuala with new sanctions

United States President, Donald Trump, signed an executive order on Friday imposing new financial sanctions on Venezuela over President Nicolas Maduro’s undemocratic actions. The move prohibits dealings in new debt and equity issued by the Venezuelan government and the state-owned oil company. “These measures are carefully calibrated to deny the Maduro dictatorship a critical source of financing to maintain its ... Read More »