Tuesday, 22 January 2019

Efficient Grace for The Hopeless Foundation set for Free Cervical cancer test for women in Anambra

Efficient Grace for The Hopeless Foundation in collaboration with Graceland majestic USA hospital and maternity Uga, is set for Free Cervical cancer test for women in Aguata LGA, Anambra.

Mikel Obi back to England, set to join Middlesbrough

Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel, has agreed on personal terms with English club Middlesbrough and is undergoing a medical at the club.

The Nigeria international held talks with Boro manager Tony Pulis at the Middlesbrough training ground last week and is now close to signing a short-term deal with the Championship club,” Sun UK reports.

Cardiff City's record new signing Emiliano Sala feared dead after suspected plane crash

Premier League club Cardiff City's record new signing, Argentine striker Emiliano Sala, is missing presumed dead after a light aircraft he was travelling in disappeared over the English Channel.

Sala, signed on Saturday from French club Nantes for a reported fee of 17 million euros ($19.3 million), was flying to Cardiff aboard a small plane that disappeared from radars around 20 kilometres (12 miles) north of Guernsey on Monday night.

Chris Brown arrested in Paris for alleged rape

American R&B singer, Chris Brown, has been arrested by the French police for allegedly raping a 24-year-old woman.

The singer was apprehended alongside two others identified as his friend and bodyguard.

‘Roma’, ‘The Favourite’, ‘Black Panther’ lead 2019 Oscar nominees (Full List)

The 2019 Oscar nominees’ list was unveiled on Tuesday in Los Angeles, California.

‘Roma’ and ‘The Favourite’ lead the Oscar nominees. ‘A Star Is Born’ and ‘Vice’ bagged eight nominations each while the record-breaking ‘Black Panther’ earned seven.

Atiku not a messiah but he’s two times better than Buhari - Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says President Muhammadu Buhari has shown “utter incompetence, condones evil and corruption”.

The elder statesman issued the fresh criticism of the president in an interview with BBC Pidgin.

Obasanjo, Abdulsalam, Jonathan attend council of state meeting, approves N27,000 as new minimum wage (Photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari hosted the last the council of state meeting on Tuesday before the commencement of the general elections in February.

Former Presidents/Heads of State Olusegun Obasanjo, Ernest Shonekan, Abdulsalam Abubakar, Goodluck Jonathan, former chief justice of the federation, Muhammadu Uwise, national assembly leaders and governors were in attendance.

Monday, 21 January 2019

Massive crowd receives Atiku in Jigawa in first rally after US trip (Photos)

A marmot crowd received Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), when his campaign trail hit Dutse, capital of Jigawa, on Monday.

That was his first campaign rally since he returned from the United States on Saturday.

Obasanjo is an “expired leader… ranting & lying” - Tinubu

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has described former President Olusegun Obasanjo, as an expired leader.

The former president had released an open letter comparing President Muhammadu Buhari to the late dictator Sani Abacha.

“Buhari is sick in the spirit, body and soul" - Obasanjo explodes again

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has fired yet another shot at President Muhammadu Buhari, saying he is sick in the spirit, body and soul.

The elder statesman said this in an interview with BBC Yoruba.

Lagos UDP governorship candidate Sam Uche Anyamele flags off campaign (Photos)

The Lagos state governorship candidate of the United Democratic Party, UDP, Mazi (Dr) Sam Uche Anyamele, flagged off his campaign on Saturday, January, 19.

At the very peaceful and colourful rally held at Ifako-Ijaiye local government area, the party also presented it flag to their candidates in Lagos.

"Proud to be 100% Atikulated" - Regina Daniels celebrates her appointment as Atiku campaign youth coordinator

Nollywood actress Regina Daniels has revealed that she has been appointed as youth campaign coordinator for the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar,.

The 18-year-old starlet took to Instagram to announce her acceptance of the appointment.

Obanikoro testifies against Fayose in court, says ‘I handed over $5m to him’

Former minister of state for defence, senator Musiliu Obanikoro, on Monday testified against ex-governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, before a federal high court in Ikoyi, Lagos.

Obanikoro said he gave various sums of money amounting to $5 million to Fayose in the build-up to the 2014 governorship election in Ekiti.

IGP orders immediate disbandment of Federal SARS

The inspector general of police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate disbandment of the federal special anti-robbery squad (FSARS).

New Ant species named after Mohamed Salah

Egypt  and Liverpool star Mohamed Salah has gotten a rare honor – a newly discovered ant species has been named after him.

Oby Ezekwesili most credible alternative to Buhari & Atiku – Pastor Bakare

Pastor Tunde Bakare has said that Oby Ezekwesili is the most credible choice among the new breed politicians seeking to disrupt the “status quo”.

According to Punch, the Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, made this known in his state of the nation address during service on Sunday.

Bisola Aiyeola is 33 and grateful (Photos)

Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Bisola Aiyeola is celebrating her 33rd birthday today.

The actress and singer has been sharing photos on her Instagram page to celebrate the special day.

Nike to design new jerseys for Super Eagles

Nike is set to design new kits for the Nigerian national football team, the Super Eagles.

The Super Eagles kit for the Russia 2018 World Cup which features the Nigerian colours of green and white, was judged the best jersey of the tournament by several publications.

Dino Melaye sues IGP after regaining freedom

Senator Dino Melaye has regained freedom after over two weeks in police custody.

On Friday, a high court in Abuja granted bail to the lawmaker on health grounds.

Erykah Badu preaches love & understanding for embattled R. Kelly (Video)

Singer Erykah Badu, has defended her colleague R. Kelly amid widespread criticism and multiple allegations of sexual misconduct levelled against him.

Atiku names '30 corrupt people' working with Buhari .. Aisha Buhari, Tinubu, Oshiomhole, Abba Kyari, Amaechi, others

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has listed 30 "corrupt" persons working with President Muhammadu Buhari.

The list was released on Sunday, by Atiku’s Special Assistant on Public Communications, Phrank Shaibu.

Sunday, 20 January 2019

Buhari vows to teach Obasanjo a lesson he'll never forget

President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to teach ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo “and his co-travellers” a political lesson they will never forget.

In a statement issued on his behalf by his spokesman, Garba Shehu, Buhari accused the former president of being hostile to leaders he has no control over.

After Feb 16, you will realise you’re not God - APC replies Obasanjo

Spokesman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Lanre Issa-Onilu, says former president Olusegun Obasanjo is haunted by his actions while in office, especially with regards to the conduct of elections.

Issa- Onilu said Obasanjo “would realise that he is not God” after the presidential election.

Hate him or like him, Obasanjo is the only true Nigerian, Amaechi says in new audio

Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, has described former president Olusegun Obasanjo as a patriot.

Amaechi, who is the director general of President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation, said Obasanjo is the only Nigerian that loves the country.

CBN will soon start sourcing forex from Dangote Group - Emefiele

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it will soon start sourcing foreign exchange from Dangote Group as soon as the latter’s refinery and fertilizer projects begin operations.

Speaking during the weekend during a tour of the construction site, CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele, said the operations from both plants will result in huge forex earnings for the country.
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