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In continuation of our pursuit for the best, today we bring to you the first part of an interview with former Nigeria international, Benedict Iroha. He was a member of the famous 1994 Super Eagles squad. Iroha spoke with our Weekend Editor, Onochie Anibeze and Jacob Ajom, Deputy Sports Editor on a wide range of issues. Excerpts:
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A Magistrates’ court sitting in Osogbo, the Osun state capital on Monday ordered three men to be remanded in Correctional centre at Ilesa for alleged kidnapping.
The suspects, Lateef Taiwo, 20, Lateef Kehinde, 20, and Ajani Olamilekan were said to belong to a cult group known as Aye confraternity.
The prosecutor, Adeoye Kayode informed the court that the suspects committed the alleged offence on January 6,2020 at Ikirun Road, in Ifelodun Local Government of Osun State.
He alleged that the accused persons did engage in all sorts of illicit activities as members of unlawfully group known as Aye confraternity, and kidnapped one Ayodeji Olatomide.
He … >>> Read Full Story
L-R: Deputy Governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Umar Nnamadi and representative of Lagos State Governor, Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat; Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, Dr. Mahmoud Isa-Dutse and Lagos Commissioner for Finance, Dr. Rabiu Olowo during the Federal Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) retreat, at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, on Monday, February 17, 2020.
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has called for the creation and boosting of new sources of export in Nigeria’s bid to meet the yearning and aspiration of Nigerians just as he demanded a fair and just revenue sharing formula.
Speaking through his Deputy, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat at … >>> Read Full Story
Kindly Share This Story:By Tochi
The month of love is upon us, easily the month with the most discourse on matters of the heart, and I also consider love to be a wellness conversation.
I don’t think I want to live in a world averse to love, and I cannot imagine what that world will look like and feel like. Although most of the conversations about love in this season are usually tilted towards romantic love and while that is absolutely fine, there are other forms/sources of love.
If you are reading this column for the first time, you might not be familiar with The … >>> Read Full Story
Paris Saint-Germain has released their squad to tackle Dortmund in the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first-leg tie on Tuesday night.
PSG manager, Thomas Tuchel, named a list of 21 players in a post on their official website on Monday.
The team head to the game after playing a 4-4 draw with Amiens SC in the Ligue 1 encounter over the weekend.
Below is PSG squad against Dortmund:
Bernat Juan, Bulka Marcin, Cavani Edinson, Di Maria Angel, Draxler Julian, Gueye Idrissa, Herrera Ander, Icardi Mauro, Kehrer Thilo, Kimpembe Presnel, KouassiTanguy, Kurzawa Layvin, Marquinhos, Mbappe Kylian, Meunier Thomas, Navas Keylor, Neymar, Rico Sergio, Sarabia Pablo, … >>> Read Full Story
Kizito Mihigo: commits suicide
Rwandan gospel singer Kizito Mihigo, who was found guilty in 2015 of plotting to kill President Paul Kagame, has been found dead in a police cell, authorities confirmed on Monday.
A police statement said Mihigo, 38, committed suicide.
Mihigo was sentenced to 10 years in prison for offences including the formation of a criminal gang, conspiracy to murder, and conspiracy against the established government or the president, according to Human Rights Watch.
In 2018, he was granted a presidential pardon by Kagame.
Last week, however, he was rearrested when crossing the border into Burundi, with police saying it was a breach … >>> Read Full Story
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By Tordue Salem, Abuja
The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rep. Ndudi Elumelu congratulates the Governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa on his well-deserved victory as the Chairman of the South-South Governors’ Forum.
The Minority Leader noted that the choice of the Delta State Governor by his South-South colleagues, is reassuring, as an unprecedented boost to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as well as for the collective benefit of the people of the region and the nation at large.
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In a statement, Rep. Elumelu described Governor Okowa … >>> Read Full Story