Obasanjo lauds Ambode’s Achievements
  Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Friday praised the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos for his administration’s programmes and policies. Obasanjo, who governed Nigeria between 1999 and 2007, said the governor’s programme has improved the lives of the people of the State. Speaking at the 2017... Read more
Fresh cracks in PDP govs forum over Sheriff
Some governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are reviewing their opposition to the planned national convention of the party by the Ali Modu Sheriff faction of the party. The governors, The Nation, can now reveal, are calculating that they will be taking a big... Read more
Wike: IG plans to invade my Abuja home
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State yesterday levelled another allegation at Police Inspector General Ibrahim Idris. The governor claimed the IGP plans to raid his Abuja home and use the opportunity to plant incriminating objects there for the purpose of humbling him. He provided no proof but it came... Read more
I’ll soon give true account of 2015 election, Says Jonathan
  Former President Goodluck Jonathan has dismissed claims by respondents in a book written by the Chairman of the Editorial Board of ThisDay, Mr. Segun Adeniyi. Jonathan, who stated this in his twitter handle on Saturday, faulted claims by respondents in the book, “Against the Run of Play.” He... Read more
Barcelona’s Suarez happy to be back on Score-sheet
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez was happy with his brace in victory at Espanyol. It ended a goalscoring drought of five games. He said: “Of course I am happy with the two goals I scored, for what they mean, but I want to make it clear that I wasn’t obsessed... Read more
Mourinho plots shock Zouma raid on Chelsea
 Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma is a shock target for Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho. The Sun says the  Chelsea centre-back, 22 , is no longer an automatic pick at Stamford Bridge, but is being chased by the Special One. Zouma is a player Mourinho trusts from his second spell... Read more
Wenger warns Tottenham Over Wage Structure
The Arsenal manager believes it will be difficult for Spurs to maintain their challenge over the years due to the club’s wage structure Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has warned Tottenham they risk losing star players because of their relatively small budget compared to the Premier League’s financial elite. Tottenham... Read more
Bayern Munich win Bundesliga Title in Style
 Carlo Ancelotti’s side sealed the German domestic title with a 6-0 win, but their route to European success will not be quite as comfortable Sometimes in Germany, it is all too easy for Bayern Munich. Actually, most of the time it is all too easy for the country’s most... Read more
Mikel Obi Undergoes Successful Surgery In England
Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi on Saturday posted a picture on his Instagram page which shows him in a relaxed mood and revealing that he had a successful operation in England.  The Tiajin TEDA midfielder  was ruled out for three weeks after he suffered an abdominal strain and has missed his... Read more
BOXING: Joshua Stuns Klitschko With Knockout In Wembley Thriller!
Nigerian-born British boxer Anthony Oluwafemi Joshua knocked out Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko in their world heavyweight title fight held at Wembley Stadium on Saturday night.  Joshua, 27, knocked out 41-year-old Klitschko in the 11th round.  With the win, Joshua retains his International Boxing Federation (IBF) world title, and added the... Read more