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September 23, 2017 6:02 AM Details of Dembele’s massive contract at Barcelona leaked

Details of Ousmane Dembele’s contract with Barcelona, has been leaked. Dembele only signed for the La Liga giants last summer. According to German outlet, Spiegel, he will cost €105m up front, with the possibility of €40m in add-ons. Among those add-ons, is an obligation for the Spanish club to pay €5m, when the France winger reaches each of 25, 50, 75 and 100 matches 16

September 21, 2017 3:33 PM Fulani herdsmen are criminals, not terrorists like IPOB – FG

The federal government of Nigeria, Thursday, said that the rampaging Fulani herdsmen reported to have killed lives and raped women as well as destroyed farmers’ farmlands in some states in the country are not terrorists but simply criminals. The federal government however said that the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, is a terrorists organization because 17

September 20, 2017 6:31 PM Debts profile: FG’s disclosure confirms my claim on Fayemi – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has said the Federal Government’s disclosure on the debt profile of the state has vindicated him on his claim that the immediate past administration of Dr Kayode Fayemi ran the state aground financially. The governor, who was reacting to statement by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) that the state government 18

September 20, 2017 1:30 AM IPOB protests at UN General Assembly

Abuja—The Federal Government said, yesterday that it is aware of sources of funding of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and is taking steps to block them. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, disclosed this when he appeared on a live television programme, Good Morning Nigeria on Nigerian Television Authority, NTA. This came at a time members 20

September 20, 2017 12:22 AM FG, Jonathan disagree on proposed S’West, S’South military operations

The Federal Government and former President Goodluck Jonathan have disagreed on the planned military operation in the South-South and the South-West codenamed Operation Crocodile Smile. Jonathan, who spoke on Tuesday, believed it was an anomaly for soldiers to be deployed for internal security, a responsibility that is meant for the police, saying the deployment 21

September 18, 2017 7:19 PM Buhari: Why president must investigate El-Rufai over Yar’Adua’s death – Shehu Sani

The Senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to probe the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai over the death of late Musa Yar’Adua. Sani gave the call while reacting to claims by El-Rufai saying the late Yar’Adua died because he opposed him, El-Rufai. The Governor gave the warning while warning political 19

September 18, 2017 3:26 AM IPOB: Opposition’s plot to destabilise Nigeria – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government says Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is not set up to fight for right of anyone or group but a tool by opposition to destabilise the country. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said this at a news conference in Lagos on Sunday and alleged that IPOB was being sponsored by “coalition of the politically-disgruntled 17

September 18, 2017 2:25 AM FG kicks as oil, electricity workers begin strike

LAGOS — The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday said loading of products, including aviation fuel, would stop from today as affiliates of United Labour Congress of Nigeria, ULC, begin an indefinite strike. Also, electricity workers, on the platform of National Union of Electricity Employees, NUEE, National Association 19

September 17, 2017 5:24 PM Speak out now over harassment of Jonathan’s family, Niger Delta group tells Buhari

The group also said that they would be forced to seek the option of protecting the lives and property of the family of the former President if nothing was done to stop incessant raiding of property belonging to Jonathan family. Addressing journalists after an assessment of Jonathan’s house at Gwarimpa, Abuja that was recently raided by the security agencies 20

September 17, 2017 5:20 AM EXPLOSIVE DECLARATION ON RESTRUCTURING: Buhari, only you can solve this mess or else…

Professor Bolaji Akinyemi is not unfamiliar with the problems facing Nigeria, having operated at one of the very high levels of the nation’s political leadership as Minister of Foreign Affairs. Besides, Akinyemi was the Deputy Chairman of the 2014 National Conference convoked by former President Goodluck Jonathan, where he had to contend with intrigues 46