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  • Messi to leave Barcelona on free transfer

    October 13, 2018 8:07 PM 29

    Lionel Messi could leave Barcelona on a free transfer, Mundo Deportivo reports. Barca want the five-time Ballon d’Or winner to retire at Camp Nou and plan to offer him a new deal next season, that will keep him until 2022. However, a clause comes into effect in 2020, which would allow Messi to join a “non-elite” club on a free transfer. It is the same clause

  • Nigeria vs Libya: Ighalo’s hat-trick gives Super Eagles emphatic win

    October 13, 2018 5:34 PM 33

    Odion Ighalo netted an impressive hat-trick, as Nigeria defeated Libya 4-0 in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier, played at the Akwa Ibom International Stadium in Uyo. The Super Eagles came into the game needing victory, to solidify their position in Group E and topple the visitors. Ighalo opened scoring from the penalty spot in the first half, which

  • Fani-Kayode reacts to Buhari’s ban on 50 high-profile Nigerians from leaving the country

    October 13, 2018 5:04 PM 34

    Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari over the ban of 50 Nigerians from leaving the country. Presidential Spokesman, Garba Shehu disclosed this on Saturday, following a directive by President Buhari on the full implementation of Executive order 6. Speaking on the development, Fani-Kayode described the ban as shameful

  • 2019 Presidency: South East Govs., Ohanaeze meet over Atiku’s choice of Obi

    October 13, 2018 12:59 PM 21

    South East Governors and the leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo will meet this afternoon in Enugu over the choice of former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi as the running mate to Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. Atiku, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, had yesterday chosen Obi as his running mate. The meeting will also be attended

  • Why South East should not support Atiku, Peter Obi – Osita Okechukwu

    October 13, 2018 11:40 AM 31

    The Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria, Mr. Osita Okechukwu has queried the choice of Peter Obi as the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar’s running mate. Okechukwu, who is also APC Chieftain said that the Atiku/Obi ticket was basically driven by a promise to restructure the country as well as to do one term in office

  • 2019: Peter Obi finally speaks on being Atiku’s running mate, reveals next line of action

    October 13, 2018 11:37 AM 35

    Former Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi, on Saturday commended the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, for picking him as his running mate. Reacting to his selection, the former governor promised to work closely with Abubakar. Obi, who took to his Twitter handle vowed to ensure that the Abubakar’s administration if voted

  • Monaco confirm Thierry Henry as new manager

    October 13, 2018 9:58 AM 20

    Henry will take his first steps into management at the club where he began his professional career and has signed a three-year contract. “In the first place, I thank AS Monaco for giving me the opportunity to coach the team of this club which is so special to me. “I am very happy to come back to AS Monaco and extremely determined to meet the challenges

  • 2019: Sani blast Obasanjo, speaks on North voting for Atiku

    October 13, 2018 9:55 AM 22

    Elder Stateman and Secretary General of Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Mr. Anthony Sani has said former President Olusegun Obasanjo is suffering from a dearth of vision, conviction and consistency required of a statesman. Sani stated this following Obasanjo’s endorsement of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku

  • Oyo 2019: Ex-governor, Alao-Akala picks Abideen Olaiya as running mate

    October 13, 2018 9:53 AM 30

    Former Governor of Oyo State, Chief Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala and gubernatorial candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), on Friday announced Professor Abideen Olaiya as his running mate ahead of the 2019 general elections. Alao-Akala in a statement signed by one of his aides, Barrister Abraham Ojo, said he arrived at this decision after due consultations

  • Peter Obi: Presidency mocks PDP over Atiku’s running mate

    October 13, 2018 7:46 AM 29

    President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie has faulted the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for allowing its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, pick Peter Obi as his running mate. Onochie maintained that the prayer of Nigerians was responsible for PDP’s mistakes. She stated that the opposition party first made a mistake