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Sam Allardyce Quits Job as England’s Manager

Samuel “Sam” Allardyce, also  known as “Big Sam” has left his post as England manager by mutual agreement with the Football Association, F.A. Sam Allardyce Photo credit: www.sportal.co.nz It follows a newspaper investigation claiming he offered advice on how to “get around” rules on player transfers. Allardyce, 61, is also alleged to have used his role to negotiate a deal...

NYCN Elections: Youth Ministry Dissociates from Inauguration of Murtala Gamji

In a reaction to a purported inauguration ceremony of Comrade Murtala Mohammed Garba (Murtala Gamji) as the President of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports has dissociated itself from the event.   Murtala Gamji In a statement released by its permanent secretary, Chinyeaka Ohaa, the ministry said the positions of the President and other Executive Members...

Northwest Varsity Emerges 3rd at 2016 WTO Debate

The students of Northwest University took third place in the annual World Trade Organization mock summit display and debate. The event which took place on 21st and 22nd of September was organized by the political science students of Bayero University, Kano under the mentorship of veteran lecturer Malam Muazu Muhammad Yusuf.   The mock summit is an imitation of the WTO ministerial conference and features...

Group Calls for Relocation of Mobil Headquarters from Lagos to Akwa Ibom

A Right Group has renewed call for oil giant, Mobil Producing Nigeria, to relocate its headquarters from Lagos to Akwa Ibom State where the company has its main operational base. A group in the Niger Delta, the Niger Delta Peoples Alliance, NDPA, described it as unfair that Akwa Ibom communities continue to suffer environmental degradation because of Mobil’s exploration of crude oil, while Lagos was getting...

AfDB Partners IITA to Create 8 million Jobs for Youth

The African Development Bank (AfDB) together with the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is embarking on the initiative “Jobs for Youth in Africa”, aimed to put an end to youth unemployment in the continent by creating 8 million agribusiness jobs within five years. AfDB President, Akinwumi Adesina The president of the AfDB, a former Nigerian minister of agriculture, Akinwumi Adesina...

Verification of Youth Corps’ Members to Begin in October- NYSC

Brigadier General Sule Kazaure, Director General of the National Youth Service Corps has disclosed that the biometric verification of corps members across the country will commence in October. NYSC DG, Brigadier-General Sule Zakari Kazaure He told participants at the training organized in Katsina for NYSC staff in the seven states of the North-Western geo political zone in connection with the exercise,...

Dear Buhari, There’s an Urgent Need to Restructure NYSC

Dear President Buhari, As you are aware Sir, the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme was established with the sole aim of fostering national unity and social integration along the ethnic divides of the Nigeria nation. Forty-three years after, we cannot sincerely avow to be more united than before as a nation. This alongside the notice of several other inadequacies by compatriots led to the clamour in...

VIDEO: Donald Trump vs Hillary Clinton – First Presidential Debate 2016

US Presidential candidates, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump had their first debate session early this morning. The video begins with the arrival of guests before the the actual debate. See video of debate session:   ...

The Heat is on!!! Clinton Beats Trump In US Pesidential Debate

Hillary Clinton has emerged as the winner in the epic first US presidential debate, as Donald Trump tied himself in knots and let his frustrations boil over as the contest dragged on. Trump began the debate strongly, excelling as he argued on his own terms about the perils of “badly negotiated” free trade deals killing blue collar jobs, his business-tax-slashing plan to create jobs and the failed establishment...

See The Conditions for assets sale by FG

Following decision of the Federal Government to sell some assets in a bid to push back the recession that has hit the economy, it has listed some conditions. The conditions, include: inserting a repurchasing clause in the assets sales agreements and no outright sale of the yet unnamed assets. A Presidency source told The Nation: “The Federal Government has no plan to sell off its shares outright in the LNG,...

Samson Siasia gives NFF two weeks to pay him his salary

Rio Olympics Bronze winning coach Samson Siasia has given the Nigeria Football Federation a two weeks ultimatum to pay him all his owed salaries or he will sit in the NFF’s Abuja office until he’s paid. Siasia signed a two year contract with the NFF which ended this summer after he led the Under 23 team to win a Bronze medal at Rio 2016 but complained that he was owed for 5 months and at even one...

Terry staying at Chelsea depends on Conte- Mikel

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has revealed how Antonio Conte played a key role in keeping captain John Terry at the club for another year. Terry, who emerged through the Blues’ youth system and has gone on to make over 700 first-team appearances, looked initially set to leave the club as talks over a new contract stalled prior to him signing a one-year deal in May. Mikel would have gone on to become...

CAC pastor in Ogun State reportedly kidnapped by OPC members

Some persons, believed to be members of the Oodua People’s Congress, have kidnapped a pastor with the Christ Apostolic Church, Onigbogbo, Atan Ota, Ogun State. The victim, identified as Pastor Olusegun Omoniyi was said to have also gone into hiding after he was rescued by policemen from the Sango Area Command. He said he feared for his life as the OPC members had threatened to recapture and kill him. The...

Court Orders the freezing of Imo state government accounts

The Court of Appeal sitting in Owerri, has ordered the freezing of all the accounts of Imo State Government and the confiscation of all monies domiciled in them. The court gave the order while delivering judgement on an appeal filed by the Governor of the state Rochas Okorocha, the Attorney General of Imo State, the Environmental Transformation Committee and the Ministry of Petroleum and Environment, Imo State. The...

Naira Slips 445 To A Dollar!

The naira sustained its decline on the parallel market as it slipped to N445 to the dollar yesterday, lower than the N440 to the dollar it closed on Friday as pressure and activities of speculators continued to hurt the nation’s currency. Mr Aminu Gwadabe, the President, Association of Bureau De Change Operators of Nigeria has however argued that the current rate of the naira on the parallel market was...

President Buhari Launches REFORM To Pass Budget 2017

Sen. Ita Enang, the senior special assistant to the president on the national assembly, has expressed the position of President Muhammadu Buhari on the passage of the 2017 budget at a colloquium on budget matters in Abuja. According to Mr Enang, the legislative process will be transparent and no manipulation from the outside will be possible. Traditionally, lawmakers pass the budget summary while its details...

Buhari Approves 13 New Heads For Federal Government Agencies

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved new appointments in 13 Federal Government agencies, the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation announced Monday evening. A statement signed by the Director (Press) Bolaji Adebiyi gave the new appointments as follows: 1. Industrial Training Fund (ITF) Director-General: Mr.Joseph Ari 2. National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) Director-General:...

See What Happens to Lady’s Lips after using Fake Lipstick (Photos)

A warning call has been made to Nigerian ladies who are in the habit of using fake beauty products on their skin. This article will teach you a lesson. According to a social media user, Temilola Sobola, who shared the photos on Instagram, the above lady’s lips mysteriously grew in size after she allegedly used a particular lipstick called ‘Queen collection’. This is a warning to ladies to beware of dangerous...

Chelsea prepare bid for £25m rated Burnley’s Michael Keane

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has identified Michael Keane as a solution to his defensive problems at Stamford Bridge, according to the Mirror. The Blues’ backline has been anything but stable since the Italian took over, despite the re-signing of David Luiz from Paris Saint-Germain. Burnley’s 23-year-old star could set Chelsea back up to £25 million, and has been identified as a possible long-term...

Diamond Platnumz, Patoranking Join The List Of Performers At MAMA 2016

MTV Base have revealed that Diamond Platnumz, Emtee, Kwesta and Patoranking are to join the glittering ranks of performers at the MTV Africa Music Awards Johannesburg 2016. They will be joining previously announced performers Alikiba, Babes Wodumo, Cassper Nyovest, Nasty C, Ycee and Yemi Alade on the MAMA stage at the Ticketpro Dome, October 22nd 2016. It can be recalled that Patoranking won Best New Act at...