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  • Just In: Kwara Governor, Ahmed Dissolves Cabinet

    January 18, 2018 3:03 PM 12

    The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has dissolved the state executive council with effect from 18th January 2018. Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Isiaka Gold, who made the announcement in a statement issued in Ilorin, the state capital on Thursday, said Special Advisers, Senior Special Assistants and Special Assistants are also affected

  • Reekado Banks In Police Palava

    January 18, 2018 2:52 PM 11

    According to reports, Marvin Star Reekado Banks is in a messy situation with the Ogba state police command in Lagos. LIB reports that the singer collected money (Two Million Naira) to perform at a wedding in Benin City but he failed to show up. After the wedding, Uwa Idahosa (an OAP and comedian) who contracted Reekado Banks to perform at the wedding

  • LaLiga: Gerard Pique extends Barcelona contract until 2022

    January 18, 2018 1:59 PM 12

    Barcelona defender, Gerard Pique, has signed a new five-year-contract extension with the LaLiga giants. The new deal will keep the Spain International at the Camp Nou until 2022. The Catalan club confirmed the new deal on Thursday on their official website. “The club and the player have agreed terms on a new deal through to June 30, 2022. We will announce

  • Former APGA chairman, Victor Umeh sworn in as Senator

    January 18, 2018 11:52 AM 13

    Victor Umeh of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) who won last week’s senatorial elections in Anambra state has been sworn into office as the senator representing Anambra central. Willie Obiano, governor of Anambra state, and members of the state House of Assembly were in the upper chamber to witness the swearing-in of Umeh on Thursday. In December

  • Fresh Impediment On Oil Assets By The Niger Delta Millitant

    January 18, 2018 11:13 AM 14

    Militants under the aegis of the Niger Delta Avengers on Wednesday have threatened to attack some offshore oil and gas facilities in the oil-rich region in a few days’ time after a year of cease fire. The nation in 2016 saw a resurrection of militant attacks on oil and gas facilities in the Niger Delta, causing oil production in August to plummet to near 30-year

  • Driver commits suicide after being sacked by boss

    January 18, 2018 10:46 AM 13

    A 39-year-old driver, Akan Iboro, has committed suicide in his apartment at the Ketu area of Lagos State after he was dismissed by his boss, a director in one of the federal ministries, for allegedly stealing from him. Vanguard reports that Iboro had been driving his boss right from when he was with the Lagos State Government. According to the report

  • FIFA World Ranking: Nigeria Maintain 51st Position, 9th In Africa

    January 18, 2018 10:14 AM 16

    The Super Eagles of Nigeria have maintained their 51st position in the latest Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Coca Cola World Ranking released on Thursday. But the Super Eagles’ two other World Cup group opponents, Croatia and Iceland moved up two places. Croatia stepped up to 15th, while debutant Iceland moved two places to 20th. Super

  • Transfer news: Theo Walcott reveals who convinced him to join Everton

    January 18, 2018 6:08 AM 14

    Theo Walcott has revealed Wayne Rooney was a “massive factor” in his move from Arsenal to Everton. Walcott completed his £20m move to Goodison Park on Wednesday, after spending 12 years at the Emirates, where he scored 108 goals in 397 appearances. The winger’s former club, Southampton, were keen to land the 28-year-old this month, but he opted for Everton

  • Tokyo 2020 agrees partnership deal with Pasona Group

    January 18, 2018 2:01 AM 15

    The Organising Committee of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympics has announced that human resource company Pasona Group Inc. will become an official partner of the Games. Pasona, who have become Tokyo 2020’s 47th domestic partner, aim to provide “expert services” including temporary staffing, human resources consulting, education, training, overseas

  • Rohr officially signs new Super Eagles deal

    January 17, 2018 7:45 PM 18

    Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, has officially put pen to paper on a two-year contract extension with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). Rohr was appointed Super Eagles head Coach in August 2016 and has steered the team to the 2018 World Cup in Russia, winning four games and drawing one in a qualifying group that also had Zambia, African champions