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Daily Archives: October 17, 2018

La Liga: Real Madrid manager, Zidane rues missed chance to close gap on Barcelona

Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, has expressed his disappointment after his side were held to a 0-0 draw by Athletic Bilbao on Saturday evening. The result meant Madrid failed to cut Barcelona’s eight-point lead at the top of La Liga. [...]

December 3, 2017 Sports
Prince Jide Kosoko

My house was like a brothel after my wife died – Actor, Jide Kosoko

Veteran Nollywood actor, Prince Jide Kosoko, has stated that being a polygamist was not his destiny, adding that he was not supposed to be married to many women judging by his upbringing. The actor said following the death of his [...]

December 3, 2017 Nollywood

2019: Why I won’t contest for any position – Shettima

Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has vowed not to contest for any position in the 2019 election. Shettima stated this during an interview on the Osasu Show by Osasu Igbinedion.     He explained that it would be a [...]

December 3, 2017 Government and politics

Dino Melaye donates N1m to ailing actor, Sadiq Daba

Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial district on Saturday gifted ailing actor, Sadiq Daba a sum of one million naira.     Dino shared the thank you message Daba sent to him after the visit on his Instagram [...]

December 3, 2017 General

FG alone cannot provide quality university education – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, has urged the organized private sector to play prominent role in providing quality university education, saying “government could not do it alone.” He also urged all the universities in the country to justify Federal Government’s investment in [...]

December 3, 2017 Government and politics

What will happen if Nigeria breaks up – Anglican Bishop

The Bishop of Wusasa, Zaria Diocese, Anglican Communion in Kaduna State, Rev. Dr. Ali Buba Lamido, has warned that secession of Nigeria was far from being the solution to the many challenges confronting the nation. He warned that rather than [...]

December 3, 2017 Government and politics

29 Days To 2018: Ambode yet to present budget

LESS than 29 days to the end of 2017, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode is yet to present the 2018 appropriation bill to the House of Assembly. By this time last year, the House of Assembly had received the [...]

December 3, 2017 Government and politics

Prepare well, forget permutations, Onigbinde advises Eagles

FORMER Coach of the Super Eagles, Chief Adegboyega Onigbinde, has said that the Super Eagles would only soar at the Russia 2018 World Cup based on the level of preparations it made. He therefore, urged the team and its handlers [...]

December 3, 2017 Sports
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)

Funding gaps, intrigues, threaten PDP convention

Barely one week to the make or mar national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), its lean finances could throw spanner in its works, especially in the face of major funders plotting to have their way. In addition to [...]

December 3, 2017 Government and politics

Atiku lied, Buhari never banned from USA

President Muhammadu Buhari’s spokesman has described as ‘fictive concoction’, former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar’s claim that Buhari was banned from entering the United States for 15 years, before he became president. Atiku was said to have made the allegation in [...]

December 3, 2017 Government and politics