Atiku said more needs to be done to send Buhari packing despite 40 parties signing anti-APC MoU

FORMER vice president Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has said that more work still needs to be done to unseat President Muhammadu Buhari at next year's presidential elections despite the 40 political parties signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work together.

 

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Liverpool convince Awoniyi to extend his contract and plan to loan him out to Monaco next season

SUPER Eagles striker Taiwo Awoniyi is set to extend his contact with English Premier League giants Liverpool who have agreed to send him out on a season-long loan to French club Monaco for the duration of the 2018/19 campaign.

 

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Nigerian commercial banks suspend the use of debit cards at overseas ATM cashpoint machines

NIGERIAN commercial banks have suspended all cash withdrawals from overseas automated teller machines (ATM) except for customers whose cards are linked to domiciliary accounts and funded locally in what looks like a drive to conserve foreign exchange.

 

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Ben Bruce-Murray calls on Buhari to officially apologise for jailing Fela following Macron's visit

BAYELSA East's Senator Ben Bruce-Murray has called on the Nigeria government to officially apologise to the family of late Afrobeat king Fela Anikulapo-Kuti for sending him to jail in 1984 following the recent visit of French president Emmanuel Macron.

 

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Presidency officials say Buhari is yet to be officially informed about Adeosun's forgery allegations

PRESIDENCY officials have revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari is yet to be formally informed about the allegation that finance minister Kemi Adeosun forged a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) discharge certificate.

 

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Dino Melaye faces uncertain future after Kogi West PDP says he is a political liability

SENATOR Dino Melaye is facing an uncertain political future after his local branch of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has stated that it is lukewarm about him joining them following his recent decision to dump the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

 

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Former IICC skipper and Eagles leftback Sam Ojebode passes away after succumbing to cancer

FORMER Nigerian defender and IICC Shooting Stars of Ibadan skipper Sam Ojebode has passed away at the age of 68 at the University College Hospital after succumbing to a lengthy battle against cancer.

 

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Edo State APC describes the jailing of one of its aspirants in the UK for trafficking as unfortunate

NIGERIA'S ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) described as unfortunate the conviction of its former Edo State House of Assembly aspirant Josephine Iyamu who was found guilty of human trafficking by a court in the UK.

 

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Food prices start to soar as farm output reduces as a result of attacks by Fulani cattle herdsmen

FOOD prices have begun soaring across Nigeria as agricultural output starts falling as farmers refrain from going to their farms across northern Nigeria due to the continued menace of Fulani cattle herdsmen who constantly attack them.

 

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Buhari hails Saraki's acquittal saying it shows the Nigerian judiciary is independent and working

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has hailed the recent acquittal of senate president Senator Bukola Saraki by the Supreme Court over false asset declaration charges saying it is proof that the Nigerian judiciary is independent and functional.

 

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