Saturday, June 16, 2018

Three fake traffic officials arraigned for extortion

Three fake personnel who claimed to belong to the Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps have been arraigned in a Magistrates’ Court under...

Skipper Mikel Obi backs young Francis Uzoho to have a ‘great’...

Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel has backed young goalkeeper Francis Uzoho to have a great experience at the 2018 Fifa World Cup.

University of Ibadan suspends student over article about poor facilities

The University of Ibadan has suspended a student, Adekunle Adebajo, over an article published two years ago.

Eid-El-Fitr: Ooni preaches religious tolerance, peaceful coexistence

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi (Ojaja II), has asked the Muslims to imbibe the spirit of religious tolerance in order to coexist...

Lionel Messi set to open final World Cup run against Iceland

The smallest nation ever to play at a World Cup has a big start against Lionel Messi in Moscow tonight.

Mikel Mikel: No hiding place for Croatia

The long awaited moment has come, and the battle ground is the Arena Baltika in Kaliningrad, where the Super Eagles will face Croatia in...

Zamfara killings: I am not chief security officer – Governor Yari

Zamfara State Governor Abdul’aziz Yari said he had dropped his responsibility as Chief Security Officer (CSP) of the state, saying he had no control...

Ekiti guber: President Buhari, VP Osinbajo, Asiwaju Tinubu for Kayode Fayemi’s...

President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun; and National Leader of APC, Asiwaju...

Ethiopia pardons hundreds sentenced on ‘terrorism’ charges

The government of Ethiopia has said it will release more than 304 prisoners, including 289 convicted on "terrorism" charges, according to state media.

President Buhari: We should work together for Nigeria’s speedy economic transformation

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigerians must work together as a people to ensure speedy transformation of the country’s economy for the general progress of...