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DSS reveals that Boko Haram only agreed to release Dapchi girls in exchange for cessation of hostilities

DEPARTMENT of State Services (DSS) operatives have revealed that Boko Haram insisted on a ceasefire and a cessation of hostilities as a condition for them returning the abducted Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC) schoolgirls.



Ayo Akinfe's Super Eagles World Cup squad for Russia 2018

Our team for Russia 2018















Rest of the squad

Dele Aiyenugba

Dele Alampasu

Shehu Abdullahi

Brian Idowu


Super Eagles put in spirited performance as they beat Poland 1-0 thanks to Moses penalty

NIGERIA'S Super Eagles have the first of their March double header friendlies after beating Poland 1-0 tonight at the Stadion Miejski in the city of Wroclaw thanks to a 60th minute penalty from Chelsea winger Victor Moses.



Obasanjo lambasts Buhari for not signing African Union Continental Free Trade Area agreement

FORMER president Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has castigated President Muhammadu Buhari for refusing to join 44 other nations in signing the African Union Continental Free Trade Area (AUCFTA) describing his actions as criminal.



Gareth Southgate tells England to stop being hypocritical and deal with its own racism in football

ENGLAND manager has told the country to stop being hypocritical by pointing accusing fingers at Russia over its racism when the English football has not put its own house in order and treats its own black players on a racist manner.



Buhari promises to free Dapchi girl Leah Sharibu still being held for refusing to convert to Islam

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has pledged to do all within his power to free the remaining Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC) pupil Leah Sharibu still being held by Boko Haram over her refusal to convert to Islam.



Joel Obi and Brian Idowu look likely to start tonight against Poland with Uzoho manning goal

SUPER Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr looks likely to hand starting places to Joel Obi and Brian Idowu tonight when the team takes on Poland in a friendly match at the Stadion Miejski in the city of Wroclaw.



Bill Gates faults Nigeria's economic recovery plan saying people must take priority over infrastructure

BILL Gates has urged the federal government to step up investment in health and education rather than concentrate on physical infrastructure to the detriment of human capital development if it wants to expand the Nigerian economy.



Nigerian born Nnene Iwuji-Eme appointed first ever British black female high commissioner

NIGERIAN-born Nnene Iwuji-Eme has become the first British black female career diplomat to be appointed high commissioner after the UK Foreign Office named her as the new envoy to Mozambique.


Ms Iwuji-Eme who takes office in July, will succeed Ms Joanna Kuenssberg, the outgoing high commissioner. Over the course of her career, Ms Iwuji-Eme has spent 16 years in the Foreign Office, with roles ranging from economic adviser for Africa to chief press officer to the Africa minister.


World heavyweight boxing champ Anthony Oluwafemi Joshua eyes mega unification fight

NIGERIAN-born world heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Oluwafemi Joshua is looking to become the undisputed champion of the division by following up his impending fight against Joseph Parker with a unification bout.




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