D’Banj conferred with Chieftaincy title in Imo

Abuja – Nigerian musician and Kokomaster, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo aka D’banj, has been conferred with a chieftaincy title in Imo State. The veteran artist who famously sang about being conferred with a chieftaincy title everywhere […]


Islam preaches love – Wamakko

By Muhammad Nasir Bello Sokoto –  Sen. Aliyu Wamakko (APC-Sokoto) said on Friday that Islam is not a religion of violence but that which preaches peace and love. Wamakko spoke at his resident in Sokoto […]


FRSC redeploys 109 officers in major shake-up

By Harrison Arubu Abuja –  The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has redeployed 109 personnel as part of efforts to enhance its operational efficiency, according to the Corps Public Education Officer, Mr Bisi Kazeem. In a […]

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Lawmaker Seeks More Support For Buhari, Al-Makura

By Awayi Kuje Karu (Nasarawa state) –   Alhaji Hashimu Jibrin-Gurku, representing Karu/Gitata constituency at the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, has appealed to people of the state to continue to support President Muhammadu Buhari […]


NSCDC arrests 57 in Edo

By Deborah Coker Benin –   The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Edo says it arrested no fewer than 57 suspects for various crimes in 2017. The State Commandant of the corps […]

Serena Williams

Serena pulls out of Australian Open

Abuja –   Serena Williams reluctantly pulled out of this year’s Australian Open on Friday, saying she needed more time to be ready to defend her title. She said while she was close to regaining […]


Liverpool’s Klopp eager to end silverware drought

Abuja – English Premier League clubside Liverpool’s manager, Juergen Klopp, on Thursday said the team are as greedy for trophies as the club’s supporters. The German, while speaking ahead of Friday’s FA Cup third-round match […]

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Salah, Oshoala win aiteo CAF awards for 2017

Abuja – Egypt and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah on Thursday emerged as the African Player of the Year 2017, with Super Falcons’ Asisat Oshoala being named the Women’s Player of the Year. The 25-year old […]

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CDS appreciates military’s performance in 2017

By Johnson Eyiangho Abuja –  The Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Gabriel Olonisakin, has congratulated members of the Armed Forces for performing “creditably’’ in 2017 in spite of numerous challenges. Olonisakin, in a message of […]


CVR: INEC registers 128,627 in Oyo

By David Adeoye Ibadan –  The National Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) in Oyo State says it has registered 128,627 new voters since the commencement of its Continuous Voters Registration exercise on April 27, 2017. The […]