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January 15, 2019 7:28 PM CJN Onnoghen speaks on EFCC raiding his residence

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen has reacted to reports that his residence in Abuja was raided by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). On his Twitter page, he wrote: “Why have the EFCC surrounded the home of CJN Onnoghen and why are they seeking to arrest him? “These people want Nigeria to burn! Buhari call off your dogs before 739

January 15, 2019 12:28 PM EPL: De Gea gives conditions to remain at Manchester United

Manchester United goalkeeper, David De Gea is ready to commit his long-term future to the Red Devils unless he is handed wages of over £300,000 including bonuses. According to the Manchester Evening News, De Gea is ready to snub interest from Real Madrid and commit his future to the Old Trafford club. De Gea has been strongly linked with a move to Madrid 683

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 149

January 14, 2019 7:32 AM Kizz Daniel’s ex-manager, Lawrence, finally reacts to being sacked

Kizz Daniel’s former manager, Tumi Lawrence, who recently got replaced by UK-based Rebecca Junaid, has reacted days after being sacked by Fly Boy Inc. management. The former manager was asked by one of his Instagram followers today to explain why he got sacked. Lawrence replied the follower by saying:- ‘bosses don’t get sacked, they walk away’ 135

January 10, 2019 5:39 PM Transfer: Ighalo set for EPL return this January

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, has told Sky Sports News he wants to return to the Premier League this month. However, Chinese club Changchun Yatai, want to recoup the £20m they spent to sign him from Watford in January 2017, if they are to sell. Shortly after joining Changchun Yatai, Ighalo claimed his preference was to remain in England. He said at the time Crystal 131

January 10, 2019 5:36 PM APC vs PDP: Dickson, Sylva in heated exchange

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and his predecessor, Timipre Sylva of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have resumed their verbal war. His spokesman, Fidelis Soriwei said that the governor was too involved and indeed occupied with the execution of the mandate the Bayelsa people gave to him, to be distracted 130

January 10, 2019 5:28 PM Atiku reacts to death of Emir of Lafia, Alhaji Ahwaz

Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has expressed shock over the death of Alhaji Isa Mustapha Agwai I, the Emir of Lafia and Chairman Nasarawa State traditional council of chiefs is dead. Alhaji Sule Abubakar, the “Ajiyan-Lafia” confirmed the death of the first class emir to newsmen on Thursday in Lafia 128

January 10, 2019 5:03 PM Lagos Train accident: NRC confirms one dead

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has confirmed that one person died at an early hour train derailment on Thursday at Ashade railway crossing Agege, Lagos. Mr Jerry Ochi, the Lagos Railway District Manager (RDM), told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday that the victim died at the NRC hospital at Ebute Meta while receiving treatment 104

January 10, 2019 8:11 AM Levante vs Barcelona: Messi, Suarez dropped for Copa del Rey tie

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez are absent from Barcelona’s squad for the first leg of their Copa del Rey tie at Levante. Barca, who have won the tournament four years in a row, go to Ciutat de Valencia in the last 16 on Thursday. And manager Ernesto Valverde has opted not to name Messi and Suarez in his squad. Jeison Murillo, a loan signing from Valencia 153

January 8, 2019 7:31 PM Tension as MC Oluomo is stabbed during APC rally in Lagos

There is tension in some parts of Lagos State, after Musiliu Akinsanya, an official of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), popularly known as MC Oluomo, was stabbed in the neck during a rally organized on Tuesday, for the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Among those that were hit by the bullet 117