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  • NAFDAC seals “Puer water” factory for producing without treatment, near toilet, drainage

    October 14, 2018 11:13 AM 25

    The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has shut down some facilities involved in illegal production of sachet water in Okrika Local Government Area of Rivers State. NAFDAC’s officials also made some arrest before sealing off the facilities where it said sachet water was being produced in what it described as alarmingly

  • Tambuwal’s convoy attacked, one killed

    October 14, 2018 9:47 AM 22

    The Police Command in Sokoto State has confirmed the death of one person as a result of stray bullets fired when hoodlums allegedly attacked Gov. Aminu Tambuwal’s motorcade in Sokoto on Saturday. The command’s spokesperson, DSP Cordelia Nwawe, told newsmen that one other person who was injured during the incident had been hospitalised. The governor was received

  • 2019: Shehu asks court to stop Makarfi, Hunkuyi from contesting PDP Kaduna North Senatorial ticket

    October 14, 2018 9:00 AM 25

    Ahmad Rufai Shehu (Ubale), the only party member who obtained the nomination form for Kaduna North Senatorial District, has filed an application at the Federal High Court, Abuja seeking to restrain the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, from nominating any other candidate. Ex-Governor of Kaduna State

  • EPL: Manchester United to land Aaron Ramsey at third attempt

    October 14, 2018 8:32 AM 28

    Manchester United are hoping to land Arsenal star Aaron Ramsey at the third attempt. Ramsey is set to quit the Emirates next summer, after the Gunners withdrew a contract offer that had been on the table. The move has put Jose Mourinho and Ed Woodward on high alert, after two failed attempts already to land the midfielder. Former United boss, Sir Alex Ferguson

  • EPL: Manchester City speak on offer to triple Messi’s wages

    October 14, 2018 8:22 AM 26

    Manchester City has denied reports that the club tried and failed to sign Barcelona striker, Lionel Messi. Messi, 31, has been repeatedly linked with a move to the Etihad, since Pep Guardiola was appointed manager in the summer of 2016. And club chairman, Khaldoon al Mubarak has been quoted in a Spanish newspaper as saying he once made a lucrative offer

  • EPL: Sarri hints at new position for Hazard

    October 14, 2018 7:25 AM 25

    Chelsea manager, Maurizio Sarri, has admitted he could be tempted to play Eden Hazard as a striker. Hazard has started the Sarri era at Stamford Bridge in fine form, scoring seven goals in eight Premier League matches. The Belgium star has scored more league goals this season than Alvaro Morata, Olivier Giroud, Pedro Rodriguez and Willian combined and Sarri

  • AFCON 2019 qualifier: Atiku, Saraki react to Nigeria’s 4-0 win over Libya

    October 14, 2018 7:14 AM 20

    Former Vice President and presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, and Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, have reacted to Super Eagles 4-0 victory over Libya. Libya lost 4-0 to Nigeria in the African Cup of Nations qualifier match played at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo on Saturday. Odion Ighalo scored

  • AfCTA agreement: Obasanjo bombs Buhari, says President’s hands too weak to sign

    October 13, 2018 8:31 PM 20

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says President Muhammadu Buhari’s hands were too weak to sign the African Free Trade Agreement (AfCTA). He made the statement on Saturday while speaking at the Babacar Ndiaye lecture series in Bali, Indonesia. Obasanjo said he hoped that Nigeria will soon have a president who will sign the agreement. “Africa cannot

  • Nigeria vs Libya: Rohr identifies Super Eagles’ problems despite 4-0 win

    October 13, 2018 8:16 PM 36

    Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has admitted that his team had defensive problems, despite a resounding 4-0 win over Libya, in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Saturday. Odion Ighalo netted a superb hat-trick, before Samuel Kalu rounded off scoring with a stunning finish. Rohr is refusing to be carried away, especially with the return

  • 2019: Atiku, Archbishop of Canterbury, UK High Commissioner hold private meeting [PHOTOS]

    October 13, 2018 8:07 PM 19

    The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on Saturday held a closed-door meeting with the Archbishop of Canterbury, His Grace Justin Welby. The cleric has been a close friend of Nigerian leaders over the years. He was one of the very few individuals that were allowed to see President Muhammadu Buhari during his medical