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  • Biafra: Ohanaeze youths identify those allegedly sponsoring Nnamdi Kanu to cause confusion

    January 14, 2019 3:09 PM 138

    The Ohanaeze Youth Council, OYC, and a coalition of Igbo groups on Monday accused the leader of the Indigenous People of Biara, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu of working for politicians to cause confusion in Abia and Ebonyi States. The coalition said Kanu has derailed from his pursuit for the actualisation of Biafra and was being “sponsored by politicians to cause

  • Transfer: Dybala sends strong message to Pogba

    January 14, 2019 1:56 PM 132

    Juventus forward, Paulo Dybala has said that he always wanted to play alongside Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba. Pogba has been repeatedly linked with a return to Juventus in recent weeks even as Dybala is wishing the 26-year-old the “best of luck” irrespective of the decision he will make. Dybala played alongside Pogba at Juventus in 2015 before

  • Teenager remanded for allegedly raping 24-year-old woman in Ibadan

    January 14, 2019 1:37 PM 131

    An Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court, Ibadan, has remanded 18 -year-old Kazeem Ajomole in Agodi prisons for allegedly raping a 24-year-old woman. The prosecutor, Cpl. Bewaji Ojo, told the court that Ajomole and others allegedly conspired to rape the woman, NAN, reports. He also said that the accused was docked on a two-count charge bordering on conspiracy

  • Justice Onnoghen: Court fixes new date for commencement of CJN trial

    January 14, 2019 12:51 PM 124

    The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, sitting in Abuja has directed that the six-count charge the Federal Government preferred against Justice Walter Onnoghen, should be served on him personally. A three-man panel of Justices of the tribunal headed by Justice Danladi Umar also fixed Tuesday next week for the CJN to appear before it to enter his plea to the charge

  • Mikel Obi set to sign for Chelsea’s London rivals

    January 14, 2019 12:50 PM 143

    Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi, could be set to join Chelsea’s London rivals, Crystal Palace, this January window. Palace are ready to strengthen their squad this month with the signings of Mikel Obi, who is a free agent, according to TeamTalk. The Eagles might also go for his compatriot, Victor Moses, who has been frozen out at Stamford Bridge

  • 2019: Bauchi lawmaker speaks on consequences of relocating collation centre

    January 14, 2019 12:31 PM 124

    Tukur said this in a petition addressed to Bauchi INEC office obtained by DAILY POST on Monday. The lawmaker added that it’s a gross violation of the Nigerian constitution for INEC to relocate collation centre away from Zwall with the allege tacit support of the All Progressives Congress. “As a representative of my people in Tafawa Balewa, I should be officially

  • Transfer: Coutinho in shocking move to Chelsea

    January 14, 2019 11:46 AM 167

    Barcelona midfielder, Philippe Coutinho will likely leave the club after just one season to join Premier League giants, Chelsea. According to El Gol Digital, Barcelona chief, Josep Maria Bartomeu is ready to beat La Liga rivals, Real Madrid over the signing of Chelsea ace, Eden Hazard by offering Coutinho to the West London club. The Spanish medium reports

  • Kaduna: Fresh attack claims lives

    January 14, 2019 11:05 AM 149

    No fewer than three persons were feared dead during an attack by unidentified gunmen on Sunday night between Asso and Tanda bridge in Gwong Chiefdom of Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna state. Mr Peter Averik, Chairman of the Local Government, who confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday, said the attack took place

  • EPL: Sarri reveals player that’ll take Fabregas’ position at Chelsea

    January 14, 2019 9:51 AM 131

    Chelsea manager, Maurizio Sarri has disclosed that youngster, Ethan Ampadu, is capable of filling in the position of midfielder, Cesc Fabregas, at the Stamford Bridge. The 31-year-old signed a three-and-a-half-year-deal with the French club but Sarri hopes Ampadu can rise to the challenge and fill in Fabregas’ position at the club. Asked about Fabregas’

  • Eden Hazard reveals player he believes to be ‘Greatest of All Time’

    January 14, 2019 8:16 AM 135

    The Chelsea star, Eden Hazard, has revealed he considers Lionel Messi to be the ‘Greatest of All Times’ (GOAT), despite the debate surrounding the historic rivalry between Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo . Hazard, who took on Messi twice in last season’s Champions League fixtures, revealed he reckons the Argentine to be the best to ever lace up a pair of football