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September 16, 2018 9:43 AM Newcastle vs Arsenal: Unai Emery names 2 Gunners players that made him ‘very happy’

Arsenal boss, Unai Emery, has named two Gunners players that made him ‘very happy’ following his side’s 2-1 victory against Newcastle United on Saturday in the Premier League. Goals from midfielders, Granit Xhaka and Mesut Ozil ensured victory for Emery’s side. Ciaran Clark late strike was not enough to get a draw for the Magpies as the Emirates club ran away with a deserved 22

September 13, 2018 2:12 PM MASSOB reacts to IPOB’s sit-at-home order, speaks on relationship with group

The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, Thursday, said it was not involved in any brawl with members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, over its call for a sit-at-home on Friday, September 14. The denial came after one Kenneth Okwudili, who reportedly spoke for Nsukka zone (Enugu North) of MASSOB, had distanced 23

September 5, 2018 6:48 AM Assure Ndigbo of 2023 presidency – Senatorial aspirant tells Atiku, others

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Enugu State, Mr. Chinedu Eya has outlined conditions through which former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar could get the support of the Igbo in his quest to become Nigeria’s president. Eya, a senatorial aspirant of the party for the Enugu North Senatorial Zone spoke to journalists in Enugu, stating that Ndigbo 23

September 4, 2018 3:43 PM EPL: Petit reveals one what will make Arsenal not to finish in top-four

Former Arsenal player, Emmanuel Petit has said that the Emirates club will fall short of a top four place again this season in the English Premier League (EPL) because their defence is not good enough. The Gunners finished on six position last season on the EPL log just behind fifth placed, Chelsea. Petit believes the North London club will have to improve 29

September 4, 2018 7:30 AM 2019: Popular politician dies few days after picking nomination forms

Hon. Egwuatu Egbulefu, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abia State is dead. DAILY POST gathered that the late Egbulefu, before his sudden death on Monday, had last week picked nomination forms of the PDP in Abuja to contest for Aba North/Aba South Federal Constituency seat in the 2019 general elections. The real cause of his death 24

August 29, 2018 10:37 AM APC vs PDP: Buhari, ex-PDP chieftain disagree over Saraki

Sulyman Buhari, former spokesman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State, has dismissed a comment by ex-State Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Kola Olawoye, on Senate President Bukola Saraki. Kola had alleged that Saraki had promised most political office holders in the state automatic ticket for re-election in order 27

August 26, 2018 7:29 PM Kaduna: El-Rufai extends curfew in feuding communities to 24 hours

Kaduna State Government has declared an indefinite 24-hour curfew on the feuding communities in Kwaru and Ungwan Yero. Samuel Aruwan, Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s Senior Special Assistant on Media announced the curfew extension in a statement Sunday night. He said: “This extends the 7am to 7pm curfew earlier imposed on these neighboring communities in Kaduna 32

August 26, 2018 8:24 AM Plateau: Gunmen kill Speaker’s driver, security personnel

Unidentified gunmen have killed Mr. Azi Magaji, head driver to the Plateau House of Assembly Speaker, and Mr. Edward Ankpa, a security personnel with the Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) DSP Terna Tyopev, the Plateau Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Jos. Tyopev said the killing 27

August 26, 2018 6:53 AM 2019: Makarfi speaks on PDP choosing presidential candidate from North West

The former Chairman of the Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and one of the presidential aspirants of the party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has reacted to a suggestion made by another aspirant, Rabiu Kwankwaso, that the party should pick its next presidential candidate from the North West. Makarfi, who is a former Governor of Kano State 27

August 23, 2018 12:55 PM EPL: Arsenal’s Koscielny returns from injury

Arsenal defender, Laurent Koscielny is back in training with the Gunners after being ruled out for six months with ankle injury. The North London club disclosed this through their official Twitter page, @Arsenal on Thursday. Koscielny was taken off after 11 minutes during Arsenal’s Europa League semi-final second leg encounter against Atletico Madrid 30