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April 21, 2018 10:45 AM Adeosun explains why she gave extra N10bn to National Assembly

The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has reacted to a report detailing how her ministry illegally approved N10billion for the National Assembly. The report indicated that Adeosun released the money to the lawmakers, despite the N125billion appropriated for the federal legislature in the 2017 fiscal year for recurrent and capital expenditures. In a statement 19

April 20, 2018 10:42 AM EPL: Arsenal speak on Arsene Wenger’s replacement

Arsenal have said they will appoint a new manager “as soon as possible”. This follows Arsene Wenger’s decision to step down at the end of the 2017/2018 season. The club in an official statement on Friday, confirmed Wenger will lead the team until the end of the season, before a new man takes over. “Arsène will lead the team to the end of the season and we will make an appointment 21

April 20, 2018 6:59 AM How Maryam Sanda threatened to cut late husband’s penis – Witness makes shocking revelations in court

The first prosecution witness in the trial of Maryam Sanda over the alleged murder of her husband, Bilyamin Bello yesterday gave evidence in court. The witness revealed that Maryam Sanda had earlier threatened to cut her husband’s penis. Ibrahim Mohammed, a businessman and a friend of the deceased told a High Court in Jabi that Maryam Sanda, who the police 18

April 18, 2018 10:42 AM Barbara Bush Dies At Age 92

Former U.S. First Lady Barbara Bush has died on Tuesday evening at the age of 92, after a series of recent hospitalization. “A former First Lady of the United States of America and relentless proponent of family literacy, Barbara Pierce Bush passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at the age of 92. “She is survived by her husband of 73 years, President George 23

April 17, 2018 12:02 PM Moses, Others Up For Chelsea Player Of The Year Award

Super Eagles forward Victor Moses has been nominated for the Chelsea Player of the Year award. Moses will contest for the accolade alongside Eden Hazard, N’Golo Kante, Willian and 26 other players. Moses has played 32 games, scored three goals and made three assists in all competitions for the club this season. Eden Hazard has won the prize in three 22

April 17, 2018 10:58 AM UN announces return of 53 Sudanese refugees from Chad

The United Nations has announced the return of 53 Sudanese refugees after they spent more than 14 years in refugee camps in eastern Chad. convoy of 53 Sudanese refugees who have returned to Sudan after more than 14 years in exile in eastern Chad. In a statement, Noriko Yoshida, UNHCR representative in Sudan, said: “it is very moving to see refugees returning 23

April 17, 2018 10:38 AM Kendrick Lamar Breaks Record As First Rapper To Win Pulitzer Prize

Kendrick has indeed reached the peak of his career and his latest achievement is prove of that. The 30-year-old California Rapper won the Pulitzer Prize for music on Monday for his album “DAMN.,” making him the first rapper ever to win the prestigious award. Recall that in January, Kendrick Lamar had bagged five Grammy awards for the same album. Previous 20

April 17, 2018 10:20 AM EU Gives Albino Foundation N70 Million

The European Union has given the Albino Foundation 155, 838 euros (about N70 million) for baseline survey on the condition of People with Albinism (PWAs) in Nigeria. This was revealed by the Founder of the Foundation, Mr Jake Epelle, who told newsmen in Abuja that the fund was also to provide policy and legal reform to improve the condition of PWAs. He said that the money 21

April 17, 2018 10:02 AM Diplomatic leaks: UAE dissatisfied with Saudi policies

UAE crown prince Mohammed bin Zayed (MbZ) is working on breaking up Saudi Arabia, leaked documents obtained by Lebanese newspaper Al Akhbar revealed. Al Akhbar said that the leaked documents contained secret diplomatic briefings sent by UAE and Jordanian ambassadors in Beirut to their respective governments. One of the documents, issued on September 19

April 16, 2018 12:05 PM Europa League: Balague gives 3 reasons Arsenal won’t beat Atletico Madrid

Spanish football expert, Guillem Balague has provided three reasons Arsenal will not beat Atletico Madrid in their Europa League semi-final. He stated that three ongoing problems at the Emirate won’t allow Arsenal progress in the competition. The Gunners have faltered in the Premier League this season but are hoping to win the Europa League 25