Alex Iwobi: Everton deadline day move was ‘chaotic’

By Okechukwu Onwuka Alex Iwobi has revealed that it was ‘chaotic’ trying to sign the dotted lines for Everton on deadline day while on vacation in Dubai.

Man ‘kills’ three cousins in Aba

by Sunny Nwankwo, Umuahia A MAN whose name is yet-to-be ascertained has reportedly killed his three cousins. The incident, our correspondent gathered, occurred at Ugwumba Estate...

Borno hires ‘juju’ hunters to battle Boko Haram

by Our Reporter Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum has engaged over 1,000 hunters with supernatural powers to battle Boko Haram. This follows last week’s engagement of...

GOTV BOXING NIGHT 20: Oyekola targets 5th pro victory against Shogbesan

by Akeem Lawal NATIONAL super featherweight champion, Ridwan ‘Scorpion’ Oyekola, said his next target was to secure his fifth professional victory when he takes on Sikiru ‘Omo Iya...

Imo Govt set to honour Sam Okwaraji

by Damian Duru iheoma, Owerri AS part of events lined up for his 30th memorial anniversary of the late Super Eagles midfielder, Samuel Okwaraji, the Imo State Government has...

Ugandan becomes first black woman to visit all countries in the world

by Daniel Mumbere Uganda’s Jessica Nabongo has become the first black woman to visit all 195 countries in the world. Nabongo, whose Ugandan parents emigrated to...

FEC okays N727b increment on 2020 Budget

by Augustine Ehikioya, Abuja THE N727 billion added to the N10.2 trillion Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) proposal by the National Assembly was on Monday approved at an extra-ordinary...

Minimum Wage: Ekiti Labour rejects Fayemi’s proposed salary adjustment

by Rasaq Ibrahim, Ado Ekiti The organised labour unions in Ekiti State have threatened to reject the stance of Governor Kayode Fayemi on the N30,000 minimum wage for workers...

PHOTOS: Tight security at NASS as Buhari presents 2020 budget

by Tony Akowe, Abuja Security operatives have taken over the National Assembly in preparation for the presentation of the 2020 appropriation bill by President Muhammadu Buhari to a joint...

Troops rescue more IDPs in latest Boko Haram clearance operation

.Arrest nine Boko Haram 'spies' by Precious Igbonwelundu At least 27 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) have been rescued and nine suspected spies for Boko Haram terrorists...

Cross River Assembly resumes from recess

by Agency Reporter The Cross River House of Assembly has resumed plenary after its two months working recess. Mr Hope Obeten, the Press Secretary to the...

Prepare for prolonged strike, union tells Nigerians

•Lagos workers demand N50,000 minimum wage  by Toba Agboola The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Monday urged the nation’s workers and the citizenry to brace up for...

$9.6b judgment: CCB gets petition against ex-CJN Belgore

by Yusuf Alli, Abuja THE Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) has received a petition on former Chief of Justice of Nigeria Alfa Belgore. Belgore was accused...

Way out of economic crisis, by Dangote, Sanusi, others

Atedo, Salami, Kukah Awosika list options - Buhari urges experts on home-grown solution by Augustine Ehikioya, Nduka Chiejina and Collins Nweze Augustine Ehikioya, Nduka...