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January 17, 2018 7:45 PM Rohr officially signs new Super Eagles deal

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, has officially put pen to paper on a two-year contract extension with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). Rohr was appointed Super Eagles head Coach in August 2016 and has steered the team to the 2018 World Cup in Russia, winning four games and drawing one in a qualifying group that also had Zambia, African champions 18

January 17, 2018 5:29 PM Two women arraigned for selling 3-year-old baby in Lagos

Two women identified as, Helen Nduwe and Eucharia Nnabofe, were on Wednesday arraigned before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly stealing and buying a three-year-old baby. Nduwe, 42, and Nnabofe, 50, are facing trial on a three-count of conspiracy, stealing and buying of a baby. The duo, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge 16

January 17, 2018 10:09 AM Kanu Nwankwo laments takeover of his hotel by Nigerian government, says AMCON disobeying court order

Former Super Eagles captain, Kanu Nwankwo, has called the attention of the general public to the refusal of AMCON to respect court orders by refusing to release his hotel located in Lagos to him. Kanu’s property, known as Hardly Apartment Located at Victoria Island, Lagos, has been put under temporary possession of AMCON. The property was siezed on account 13

January 17, 2018 9:56 AM Lunatic Arrested With POS Machine In Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a suspected armed robber who disguised as a lunatic to rob people. According to reports, residents had informed the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) at MAN centre, who led his men to the scene and arrested the suspect. The 27-year old suspect Olayinka Ogundimu, was arrested at Anifowoshe Street, Ikeja area of the state 17

January 17, 2018 6:26 AM 3-week-old baby in coma after father’s slap

A 32-year-old man identified as Edet Asuquo, has fled his home in the Idi Araba area of Lagos State after he nearly killed his 3-week-old baby, Gift Asuquo, with slap. Edet, who did not want a girl child, was alleged to have said he didn’t see her usefulness and threatened to kill her. According to Punch, Edet and the baby’s mother, Rosemary Kingsley 18

January 16, 2018 12:23 PM Ibrahim Magu Urges Journalists To Help Fight Corruption

EFCC chairman Ibrahim Magu, has urged journalist to help fight corruption by rejecting bribe as he promised to take the fight against corruption to the next level this year. “The fight against corruption will be more vigorous this year. Everybody has a responsibility to play in the fight against corruption, l am here to mobilize you the journalists also. It has been a tough 16

January 15, 2018 8:34 PM NYSC Suspends Orientation Course In Benue

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) announced that the 2017 Batch ‘B’ stream II orientation course scheduled to hold in Benue from Jan. 16 to Feb. 5 has been suspended till further notice. The announcement was made on its official Facebook page in Abuja on Sunday. It said that a new date would be communicated in due course to prospective corps members 16

January 15, 2018 6:52 PM Ambode appoints Idowu Ajanaku Special Adviser on information

Lagos State Governor, Akinwumi Ambode has approved the appointment of Idowu Ajanaku as the Special Adviser on Information and Strategy. A letter signed by the Head of Service, Mrs. Folasade Sidikatu Adesoye, said the appointment was in line with Ambode’s vision to strengthen the information machinery in the State with the aim of making it more people-oriented 14

January 15, 2018 1:30 PM NCC hosts forum on cost based pricing for retail broadband, data services

Consistent with its consultative approach and stakeholders’ engagement for effective regulatory oversight of the telecommunications sector, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) will on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 host stakeholders in the telecommunications industry and the general public to a consultative forum on determination of cost based pricing 18

January 14, 2018 6:56 PM Ondo monarch cries out over alleged assassination attempt

The Ogeleyinbo of Ayetoro community in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State, Oba Micah Ajijo, has raised the alarm over an alleged plan to assassinate him, his family members and his supporters. The monarch is fingering one Prophet Oluwambe Ojagbohunmi as the mastermind of the alleged assassination attempt. The monarch, who spoke through the community 18