Anambra election: APGA in early lead

The Anambra governorship election that held today witnessed high turnout of voters in virtually all the 21 local government areas of the state under an unprecedented peaceful atmosphere in the history of elections in the state. From all indications, the

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Oyegun: Buhari working hard to make things better

The National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Oyegun, says President Muhammadu Buhari is working hard to make things better, urging all Nigerians to give the needed support. Oyegun spoke in Uyo on Saturday while flagging off the

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Nigerians should cohabit peacefully – Gowon

Former Head of State, retired Gen. Yakubu Gowon, has called on Nigerians to continue to live in peace, irrespective of their religious beliefs. He made the call at the opening ceremony of the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Barewa Old

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Murray, coach part ways

British number one Andy Murray has split with coach Ivan Lendl for a second time by “mutual agreement”. The Scot won Wimbledon, the US Open and Olympic gold during two years with Lendl from 2012 to 2014. Murray was then

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Public outcry: FG slashes State House clinic budget

The Nigerian government has allocated N1.03 billion to the State House Medical Centre for its recurrent and capital expenditure in the 2018 budget estimates, representing a huge slash compared to the facility’s budgets in the last three years. According to

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Anambra election latest: Voters’ turnout impressive

The Anambra governorship election has witnessed impressive turnout of voters at most of the polling units, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. NAN correspondents who monitored the exercise on Saturday in the three senatorial zones of the state report that voters were

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Group declares support for Atiku

A group known as the Concerned Citizens for Atiku, CC4A, has declared support for a former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, to run for president in 2019. Although, the former number two citizen is yet to formally declare his intention, the

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230 Nigerians get UN peacekeepers medal

At least 230 Nigerian peacekeeping troops serving under the United Nations Mission in Liberia, UNMIL, have been awarded the United Nations peacekeepers medal. The UNIMIL, which announced the awards in a statement on Friday, said the peace keepers were conferred

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Guardiola demands more from players

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said on Friday he was keen to wring further improvement from his table-topping squad, sending a stark warning to a chasing pack that is already struggling to stay in touch. The Spaniard last year endured

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Alake to Adams: Aare Ona Kakanfo title a big challenge

The Alake of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo, on Friday stressed the enormity of the responsibilities of the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, saying the title was a big challenge. Gbadebo, who was celebrating his 12th anniversary on the throne, made

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