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January 14, 2019 11:05 AM Kaduna: Fresh attack claims lives

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 26

January 10, 2019 10:04 AM Transfer: Emery takes final decision on signing Carrasco

Arsenal manager, Unai Emery has decided to make a move for Yannick Carrasco after the Gunners were offered the chance to sign the Belgium international, according to reports. Carrasco left Atletico Madrid for Chinese side Dalian Yifang a year ago, although Belgian newspaper HLN claims he is unhappy and instructed his representatives to make contact with Arsenal 24

January 6, 2019 8:18 AM Amina Zakari explains relationship with President Buhari

Amina Zakari, the newly appointed head of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) collation centre for the general election has addresed reports that she is related to President Muhammadu Buhari. But speaking on the allegations, Zakari in an interview with BBC News Igbo refuted claims that she is related to President Muhammadu Buhari 32

January 4, 2019 6:15 AM Atiku: We didn’t deny PDP use of stadium – Kogi Govt

The Kogi State Government has dismissed as “routine fiction”, claims by the opposition People Democratic Party (PDP ) that the party was denied the use of the Confluence Stadium for its presidential campaigns slated for Monday 7th January, 2019. Reacting to the claim in Lokoja, on Thursday night, the Director General of Media and Strategy to the Governor 28

December 28, 2018 8:38 PM EPL: Allegri speaks on taking over from Solskjaer as Man Utd manager

Juventus coach, Massimiliano Allegri, has dismissed claims he wants the Manchester United job. Recent reports have claimed Allegri, 51, is keen to be Jose Mourinho’s successor at Old Trafford, with United set to name his long-term replacement at the end of the season. Following Mourinho’s sacking, club legend Ole Gunnar Solskaer was named as caretaker 25

December 25, 2018 2:48 PM Rivers lawmaker calls Gov. Wike’s 2019 budget another scam

The lawmaker representing Ahoada East Constituency one in the Rivers state House of Assembly, Martins Mannah has described the 2019 budget of the State as a scam. Mannah, who addressed newsmen after the budget presentation, said little or nothing was achieved with the 2018 budget. He further said the newly presented budget may face the challenge of implementation 32

December 21, 2018 6:40 AM Shehu Sani speaks on Russia ‘rigging’ 2019 election

Shehu Sani, the Senator representing Kaduna Central has reacted to the All Progressives Congress, APC’s allegation of procuring Russian hackers to penetrate Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, servers ahead of the 2019 general elections. Reacting to the claims, Sani said such allegation by the ruling party is ‘an excuse’ as it is untenable 28

December 20, 2018 6:56 PM PDP attacks Buhari as he commissions new terminal of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport

PDP claimed that it is “public knowledge that the project was designed, conceptualized and fully financed by its administration.” media stunt by trying to posture and claim credit for a project his administration made no contribution towards the funding and execution.” “If anything, like the Port Harcourt Airport terminal building, President Buhari 29

December 20, 2018 7:02 AM EPL: Carrick in training-ground clash with Pogba over Mourinho’s sack

Michael Carrick reportedly clashed with Paul Pogba on the training ground, following Jose Mourinho’s sack at Manchester United. Mourinho was fired on Tuesday, just 11 months after signing a new deal at Old Trafford. Pogba, who had been dropped by Mourinho for his last match against Liverpool, was slammed after a post emerged on his social media account 38

December 16, 2018 5:29 PM Peter Obi shameless lair, tormented by spirits of Agulu land – APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, on Sunday lambasted the running mate to Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, Peter Obi. APC’s Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena said Obi was a shameless lair. In a series of tweets, the APC deputy spokesperson claimed that the former Anambra Governor was being tormented 24