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October 22, 2018 5:34 AM Abducted wife of Kaduna monarch released

The abducted wife of the Chief of Adara in Kachia Local Government, Kaduna State, Mrs Victoria Galadima has been released. DAILY POST reports that four people, including a policeman were killed by the abductors on Friday before taking away the monarch, his wife and driver. Confirming her release, Kaduna Police Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu 14

October 18, 2018 7:56 PM AFCON 2019: Details of South Africa vs Nigeria match confirmed

The details for the Super Eagles’ 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa has been released. In an update via their official Twitter handle, the Bafana Bafana confirmed the game will be played on Saturday, November 17 at the FNB Stadium. “@BafanaBafana next face Nigeria in the penultimate 2019 AFCON qualifiers on Saturday 17 November 22

October 18, 2018 5:20 PM EFCC: Ozekhome speaks on Fayose’s detention

Human rights lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), says efforts had begun to secure the release of former Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) custody. Ozekhome said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Thursday. Fayose, whose tenure as governor ended on Monday 23

October 17, 2018 8:24 PM EFCC releases pictures of Fayose’s alleged houses [PHOTOS]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has released photos of property allegedly acquired illegally by a former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose. This is on the course of the investigation of corruption allegations against the ex- governor. The anti-graft agency is questioning the ex-Governor on the N1.3billion which he allegedly 19

October 17, 2018 1:39 PM Real Madrid blast Barcelona, accuse LaLiga champions of damaging Spanish football

Real Madrid have hit out at plans for bitter rivals, Barcelona, to play a LaLiga match in Miami. On Wednesday, the 13-time European champions released a strong statement, saying they believe playing a match abroad would damage the “integrity and equality” of the Spanish game. LaLiga chief, Javier Tebas, is pressing ahead with controversial plans to arrange 24

October 14, 2018 12:50 PM Police in Zaria nab 20-year-old kidnapper, murder suspect

A twenty-year old Ahmed Abdullahi of Hayin Gada, Zabi, Sabon Gari Local Government Area of Kaduna State has allegedly kidnapped and killed his neighbour, a 14-year old Mohammed Bello after collecting Sixty Thousand Naira (N60,000.00) from the family for the release of the kidnapped boy. Narrating the incident to journalists, the father of the deceased 24

October 10, 2018 8:27 PM I didn’t rape Mayorga, we agreed to have sex – Ronaldo insists

Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo insisted again on Wednesday that he did not rape a woman. A woman the football star met in a Las Vegas hotel in 2009 had accused him of rape but the player said that their sexual encounter was “completely consensual.” “Ronaldo is forced to break his silence,” said the Juventus and Portuguese star’s lawyer Peter Christiansen 19

October 10, 2018 3:24 PM Abducted oil workers regain freedom in Bayelsa

Four abducted members of a Joint Investigation Team probing the cause of an oil spill at Agip’s facility in Azuzuama, Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa, have regained their freedom. The Spokesman of the Joint Task Force in the Niger Delta, Major Ibrahim Abdullah, on Wednesday said that they were freed following pressure from the troops in search 23

October 10, 2018 12:40 PM Outstanding leave bonus: Strike looms as Ondo workers give Akeredolu three-day ultimatum

The organized labour in Ondo State has given the state government a three-day ultimatum for all outstanding leave bonus to be paid to workers in the state, or risk an industrial action. Labour leaders stated that workers in the state’s civil service will down tools if their demand is not met by Friday. According to the state chairman of the Joint Negotiating 24

October 8, 2018 9:09 PM Ex-IGP, Suleiman Abba rains curses on APC leaders after losing Senatorial ticket

Suleiman Abba, the former Inspector General of Police, has rained curses on the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC). He laid the curses after he was screened out of contesting for the Jigawa Central Senatorial District seat on the party’s platform. Abba, who stormed the national secretariat of the party to register his displeasure after 21