Buhari to reshuffle federal cabinet soon
Apparently bowing to pressure from party supporters , President Muhammadu Buhari has confirmed a possible shake up in the Federal Executive Council with a view to injecting more party supporters in the running of his government. The President stated this  in his speech to the National Executive Committee meeting... Read more
Man caught sleeping with neighbour’s wife
A  27-year-old  man known as Nkosilathi Sibanda, was on Tuesday arraigned before a Zimbabwean Magistrates’ court for allegedly sleeping with his neighbour’s wife after disguising as her husband. According to Zimnews, the accused was charged with rape when he appeared before the Magistrate, Hosiah Mujaya. The court heard that Sibanda tiptoed from... Read more
APC governors,Tinubu back Buhari for second term
Some Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have thrown their weights behind President Muhammadu Buhari to seek re-election for a second term in office, saying there is no candidate better than the President to fly the party flag in the 2019 Presidential election. Speaking in separate interviews with... Read more
Federation Account recorded N797bn VAT revenue in 10 months – Adeosun
The federal government has disclosed that revenue from Value Added Tax (VAT) grossed N797.51 billion into the Federation Account between January and October 2017. Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, who revealed this in Abuja Tuesday, said “the non-oil revenue represents 46.15 per cent of the 2017 VAT budget of... Read more
IOC Lifts suspension on Brazilian Olympic Committee
The IOC Executive Board (EB) met today by telephone conference and decided the following: The Brazilian Olympic Committee (COB), which has been provisionally suspended by the IOC EB, will be allowed to exercise its membership rights in NOC associations again. This specific measure has been lifted today by the... Read more
Kane Set To Return From Injury To Face Real Madrid
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane could return to action for the London club during Wednesday’s UEFA Champions League clash against holders Real Madrid at Wembley Stadium.Kane has been out with a hamstring injury which he got in Spurs’ 4-1 win against Liverpool in the Premier League two weekends ago. Following Kane’s... Read more
Accord Party sacks Ladoja
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Accord Party, has directed its Oyo state chapter to deregister Sen. Rashidi Ladoja, from the party. Mr Innocent Igbokwe, the chairman, National Working Committee, South East, gave the order on Tuesday during an official visit of the NWC members to the state... Read more
Obaseki set to meet Edo pensioners over unpaid pensions
Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo will meet members of the Nigerian Union of Pensioners, Edo Chapter, with a view to amicably resolving all pension payments-related issues, an official has said. Mr Osagiator Ojo, the Head of Administration, Oredo Local Government Council, made the disclosure when he briefed newsmen on... Read more
Buhari, Tinubu,Governors attend APC NEC meeting, Atiku absent
The National Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) kicked off at about 2.30 pm on Tuesday with President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yomi Osinbajo and about 21 state governors in attendance. Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar who was expected at the meeting was absent, but sources close to him said... Read more
Champions League: Real Madrid rule Varane, Bale out of Tottenham Clash
Spain international Isco was a late inclusion in the Real Madrid team to face Tottenham in Wednesday’s Champions league game at Wembley but Los Blancos will be without Raphael Varane who picked up an injury against Girona on Sunday, while Gareth Bale also misses out again. Varane picked up... Read more