Arsenal 2-1 Burnley: Late Alexis penalty sends 10-man Gunners up to second

Arsene Wenger’s men looked set to drop two crucial points after Andre Gray converted from the spot, before the Chilean saved the day Arsenal moved up to second in the Premier League after downing Burnley 2-1, despite being reduced to

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Red-hot Higuain becomes first Juventus player to score five in a row for over 11 years

In finding the net in Sunday’s 2-0 win over Lazio, the Argentina international has done something no-one at the club has managed for over a decade Gonzalo Higuain has become the first player to score in five successive Serie A

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Tambuwal, Sultan inaugurate 12-bed clinic built by ex-students

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal and the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III on Sunday inaugurated a 12-bed clinic built by former students of the Sultan Abubakar College, Sokoto. The health facility was built for the college at the cost

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Southampton 3-0 Leicester: Saints end losing streak but suffer potential Van Dijk blow

Saints were able to stop the rot at St Mary’s on Sunday following four straight defeats in the Premier League, easing past Claudio Ranieri’s side Southampton ended a four-game losing streak in the Premier League by comfortably beating Leicester City

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FERMA begins rehabilitation of Third Mainland Bridge

The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA) has begun rehabilitation of the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos to ease difficulty being faced by motorists. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) checks on Sunday revealed that FERMA was removing asphalt on four portions

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NYSC posts 2,500 corps members to Sokoto

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has posted 2,500 corps members to Sokoto State under the 2016 Batch B, Stream two set,  its Coordinator in the state, Alhaji Musa Abubakar, has said. He  told the newsmen in Sokoto on Sunday

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The security agencies have failed to protect Nigerians from needless killings- Cardinal Onaiyekan

The Metropolitan Catholic Archbishop of Abuja Diocese, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, speaks with FRIDAY OLOKOR on the killings of Christians in Southern Kaduna and the silence of President Muhammadu Buhari on the matter Many Nigerians across ethnic and religious divides are

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Katsina University says memo on religious groups is not against Christians

The authorities of the Umaru Yar’Ádua University, Katsina, have denied discriminating against Christian students in the approval granted a students religious association to operate on its campus. The Acting Dean of Student Affairs of the University, Sulaiman Kankara, had in

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Nationwide outage worsens as fire razes TCN control room

The Transmission Company of Nigeria said on Saturday that a fire incident which occurred at its Afam VI power station in Rivers State had completely destroyed the firm’s protection and control equipment. The General Manager, Public Affairs of TCN, Mrs.

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Man allegedly inserts electric heater into 10-year-old son’s anus

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has arrested one Shettima Gudumballi, 58, for allegedly inserting electric heater into the anus of his 10-year-old son for being gay. The Commandant of the Corps, Ibrahim Abdullahi, stated this in an

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