Drug hawking as killer-trade

From Berger to Nyanya, Lugbe to Gwagwalada, Wuse to Mararaba, AYA to Zuba, Area 1 to Masaka and different parts of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), and even in other cosmopolitan cities, itinerant drug hawkers hold passengers to ransom in commercial buses; as they advertise different drugs, which they claim can cure many ailments. But are the drugs really healthy Read More

2019: Nasko’s game-changing return in Niger

Aideloje Ojo, in this analysis, looks at the scramble for the soul of Niger state in the run-up to the governorship seat on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He also beams his searchlight of the candidacy of Umar Nasko whose entrant into the fray appears to have changed the game-plan in the 2019 polls. The return of Read More

Ikeme Makes Guest Appearance During Wolves – Man City Clash

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper ,Carl Ikeme was a special guest during Wolverhampton Wanderers’ Premier League clash with Manchester City on Saturday at the Molineux Stadium, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Wolves played a resilient game to deny the ambitious Premier League champions an away win. The game ended in 1-1 draw. Ikeme who retired from football in the […] The post Ikeme Makes Guest Appearance During Wolves – Man City Clash appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.

Emery Dedicates Win Over West Ham To Arsenal Fans

Arsenal manager, Unai Emery, has dedicated the Gunners’ first Premier League win under his stewardship to the club’s supporters. The Gunners beat West Ham United 3-1 at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday. The Hammers scored first with Marko Arnautovic netting the opener on 25 minutes, but the hosts rallied back to equalise through Nacho Monreal […] The post Emery Dedicates Win Over West Ham To Arsenal Fans appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.

Edo Govt read riot act to owners of illegal structures under...

The Edo State Government has warned owners of illegal structures under and within the statutory right of way of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) in the state to remove such structures, as the government intends to enforce appropriate sanctions against defaulters. In a statement signed by the Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, […]

Buhari Asks Troops To ‘Deal Ruthlessly’ With Cattle Rustlers, Bandits

  President Muhammadu Buhari has praised Nigerian troops for their service and dedication to the nation, urging them to remain ‘‘ruthless’’ in the battle against armed robbers, cattle rustlers and bandits. President Buhari addressed the troops on Saturday at the Umar Musa Airport by the Katsina State before leaving for Abuja. He told the troops which … Continue reading Buhari Asks Troops To ‘Deal Ruthlessly’ With Cattle Rustlers, Bandits The post Buhari Asks Troops To ‘Deal Ruthlessly’ With Cattle Rustlers, Bandits appeared first on Channels Television.

2019: Prayers won’t produce good leaders, says clergy

The presiding Bishop of God First Ministries, Bishop Isaac Idahosa, has called on Nigerians to get their PVC ahead of the 2019 general elections, saying prayers alone would not enthrone good leaders in the country. Idahosa made the call on Saturday in Minna while addressing newsmen as part of activities to mark the 29th anniversary […]

Man City held by Wolves, Arsenal end Emery’s wait for a...

Manchester City offered hope to the chasing pack that the Premier League champions won’t be the same unstoppable force as last season in a 1-1 draw at Wolves on Saturday, while Arsenal ended their wait for a victory under new boss Unai Emery. Everton’s flying start to their new era under Marco Silva also stumbled […]

UN criticises sacking of veiled French nursery worker

The United Nations’ Human Rights Committee has criticised the 2008 sacking of a French nursery worker for refusing to remove her veil at work. The committee’s comments relate to the dismissal ten years ago of Fatima Afif from the Baby Loup nursery in the French town of Chanteloup-les-Vignes, west of Paris. READ ALSO: Man City held […]

FIFA ban: Clark calls for Dalong’s sack over alleged disloyalty, incompetence

Edwin Clark has called for the sack of the Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Mr Solomon Dalong, for allegedly discrediting Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for recognising Amaju-Pinnick-led Board of the Nigerian Football Federation. The elder statesman Clark, who made the call in a statement on Saturday in Abuja, said reports of “disloyalty and parochial […]

Bayelsa killings: Stakeholders indict lawmaker, demand his arrest 

Simon Utebor, Yenagoa Some stakeholders on Saturday indicted the lawmaker representing Brass Constituency 1 in Bayelsa State House of Assembly, Mr.  Israel Sunny-Goli, over the violence that left three persons dead and many others injured in Brass Local Government Area of the state. Also, a civil society organisation, Network for Peace and Development, called for […]

NFF: Clark calls for Sports Minister’s sacking over alleged disloyalty

Edwin Clark has called for the sacking of the Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Mr. Solomon Dalung, for allegedly discrediting Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for recognising the Amaju-Pinnick-led Board of the Nigerian Football Federation. The elder statesman who made the call in a statement on Saturday in Abuja said reports of “disloyalty and parochial utterances’’ […]

Edo Political Frontier (EPF) Campaigns for Saraki, Insist on His Immediate...

In an unprecedented move, the Edo Political Frontier (EPF) after its state wide consultation has called on the Senate President Dr Bukola Saraki to declare for the 2019 presidential Election without further delay. The Spokesman of the group Honorable Amos Uwidia made this declaration while briefing the Press on the resolution of the PAN Edo […]

Iwobi Subbed Off In Arsenal Win Over West Ham; Ndidi, Iheanacho...

By Adeboye Amosu Super Eagles winger, Alex Iwobi made his 100th appearance for Arsenal who beat West Ham United 3-1 to record their first win of the season at the Emirates Stadium, London on Saturday, reports Completesportsnigeria. com.‎ Iwobi however put up a below par performance in the game and was substituted at the start […] The post Iwobi Subbed Off In Arsenal Win Over West Ham; Ndidi, Iheanacho Win With Leicester ‎ appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.

French Open Bans Serena’s Black Panther Inspired Catsuit

  Serena Williams has downplayed any idea of friction between herself and the French Tennis Federation, on Saturday, after the catsuit was banned by the Federation. Roland Garros chiefs have once described the “Black Panther” catsuit which Serena wore at the French Open as “going too far”. “I think that obviously the Grand Slams have … Continue reading French Open Bans Serena’s Black Panther Inspired Catsuit The post French Open Bans Serena’s Black Panther Inspired Catsuit appeared first on Channels Television.

‘I Was Nominated For The Throne’, Says Man Accused Of Killing...

  A man arrested by the police for killing a traditional ruler in Ekiti State, (Oba) Gbadebo Ogunsakin, has explained the reasons for his actions. The culprit, Omoniyi Ademola, who had earlier been identified as Sunday, said he was duly nominated to take over from the king. According to him, it had been a running … Continue reading ‘I Was Nominated For The Throne’, Says Man Accused Of Killing Ekiti Traditional Ruler The post ‘I Was Nominated For The Throne’, Says Man Accused Of Killing Ekiti Traditional Ruler appeared first on Channels Television.

Osun 2018: INEC publishes final list of parties’ governorship candidates, running...

AGAINST the backdrop of the September 22 governorship poll in Osun, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Friday published the final list of all the gubernatorial candidates and running mates, participating in the exercise. The list [...] The post Osun 2018: INEC publishes final list of parties’ governorship candidates, running mates appeared first on Tribune.

31 arrested over alleged burning of Police station in Iwo community

NO fewer than 31 suspects have been apprehended on Saturday by the authorities of the Osun State Police command for allegedly setting ablaze the Area Command Police Station in Iwo community on Friday. It is [...] The post 31 arrested over alleged burning of Police station in Iwo community appeared first on Tribune.

2019: APGA to field presidential candidate

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) is to field a Presidential candidate in the 2019 General Elections. This was a resolution of the Board of Trustees of the political party during its meeting held on [...] The post 2019: APGA to field presidential candidate appeared first on Tribune.

Makarfi: How PDP can defeat Buhari in 2019

A former governor of Kaduna State and a presidential aspirant in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ahmed Makarfi, has said that the only way the PDP candidate defeat President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 is [...] The post Makarfi: How PDP can defeat Buhari in 2019 appeared first on Tribune.