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Weah’s son scores hat-trick for US U-17 team

When you are the son of a former Ballon d’Or winner, it is likely you would be pretty handy in front of goal. And it looks like legendary former AC Milan striker George Weah has passed some of his skilful

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AFLW block transgender athlete from 2018 draft

Transgender athlete, Hannah Mouncey, has been blocked from taking part in next year’s Australian rules football professional women’s league. In barring her from Wednesday’s AFLW 2018 draft, the AFL said it took into consideration “transgender strength, stamina, physique, along with

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Buhari to attend D-8 summit in Turkey

President Muhammadu Buhari will Wednesday depart for Istanbul, Turkey to participate in the ninth Summit of the Developing 8 (D-8) on Friday, October 20, 2017. Prior to the D-8 Summit, President Buhari, at the invitation of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

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Amapakabo unveils as El Kanemi coach

El Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri have officially confirmed the signing of Coach Imama Amapakabo as its new manager in an unveiling ceremony held at the club on Tuesday. The former Rangers coach who is also a member of the Super

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Buhari, state govs meeting inside Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with some governors inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The governors at the meeting include those of Zamfara, Ebonyi, Bauchi, Jigawa, Kebbi, Ondo and Kwara States. Details later Share with friends on WhatsAppfollow us on

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I will never return to PDP, says Obasanjo

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has vowed never to return to the Peoples Democratic Party. This was what he told journalists after he met with the  National Caretaker Chairman of the party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, behind closed-doors. The meeting

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Car bombing kills Panama Papers journalist

The Committee to Protect Journalists and the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists have called on authorities in Malta to swiftly ensure justice for Daphne Caruana Galizia, a prominent blogger killed today. The car that Caruana Galizia was driving exploded near

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Obasanjo, Makarfi hold closed-door meeting

The chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party’s caretaker committee, Ahmed Markafi, on Tuesday visited the former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Mr. Markafi, who was accompanied by PDP leaders, including Sarafa Isola, a former minister, were received by Mr. Obasanjo at the

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World Anaesthesia Day: Nigeria still far behind – Expert

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Head of Department of Anaesthesia Section, National Hospital, Abuja Dr Obasi Ekumankawa has revealed that Nigeria is still far behind in Anaesthesia compared to developed countries. Ekumankawa who made this known while addressing pressmen on

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Nnamdi Kanu absent in court as Senator who stood surety backs out

The leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, was absent in court on Tuesday morning as his trial for alleged treason continued at an Abuja court. A senator who stood as surety for Mr. Kanu also asked

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