EFL Cup: Chelsea Draw Leicester, Man City Face Swansea

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The last two clubs to win the Premier League title, 2014/2015 champions Chelsea and current champions Leicester City, will face each other in the headline fixture of the third round of the English Football League club. The draw held on Wednesday night pitted the two sides against each other, with Leicester hosting the clash. In other all-Premier League fixtures, Swansea ...

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Breaking: CBN Re-Admitted UBA Into Forex Market

CBN Logo Tokunbo Martins, Abuja: United Bank for Africa (UBA) re-admitted into FOREX Market Further to the directive of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to all Deposit Money Banks (DMBs) to return all outstanding unremitted NNPC/NLNG foreign currency, this is to confirm that the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has remitted all outstanding NNPC/NLNG deposits in its possession ...

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Kano Emir Asks Buhari To Learn From Former President’s Mistakes

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, on Wednesday advised the present administration led by President Muhammadu Buhari to learn from the mistakes of his predecessor, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, if past wrongs are to be corrected. The Emir while delivering a paper at the 5th meeting of the Joint Planning Board and National Council on … Continue reading Kano Emir ...

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Edo need a technocrat like Obaseki, not a politician says Esan Monarch

Ogwa(Esan West LGA) – The traditional ruler of Ogwa kingdom in Esan West local government area of Edo state, His Royal Highness Victor Ehizogie has said Edo people doesn’t need a politician as governor but a technocrat like the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr Godwin Obaseki who is capable of solving the nation’s problem. The Okogiebe ...

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Police recruitment: Edo command invites specialist candidates for aptitude test

BENIN CITY-Edo Police Command has invited shortlisted candidates as specialist in the ongoing police recruitment for aptitude tests at the Police Training School, Ogida, Benin City. A release signed by the Command Public Relations Officer DSP Theodore Okafor gave the dates for the tests as follows; Monday, August 29th for Assistant Superintendents of Police (ASP), Tuesday, August 30th for Inspectors, ...

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Ovia North East community endorses Obaseki for governor

BENIN CITY – Less than three weeks to the Edo State Governorship election, Ovia North East Local Government Area Community Associations have endorsed the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial Candidate, Mr. Godwin Obaseki for governor. The President of the association, Osasere Osayogie and the Vice President, Etinosa Ighogaro made the declaration Wednesday in Benin City saying, “We will deliver Ovia ...

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Iheanacho Injured As City Progress, Could Miss Nigeria Vs Tanzania

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By James Agberebi: Nigeria youngster, Kelechi Iheanacho, made his first start in the UEFA Champions League for Manchester City but sustained an injury as the Citizens pipped Steaua Bucuresti 1-0 in the second leg of their play-offs tie to advance into the group stage 6-0 on aggregate. Iheanacho pulled up while chasing a pass in the 74th minute and had ...

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OH NO! Explosion Rocks Damaturu – Read Full Details

One person was killed in a gas explosion in Damaturu. (Photo Credit: Filed) A gas explosion in Damaturu on Wednesday killed one person and injured three others as it caused panic, making people to scamper for safety. Lt. George Okupe, the Army spokesman in the state, confirmed the incident. Okupe said, “It was an accidental explosion from a welding tank ...

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Emir Of Kano: Buhari Is “Creating Forex Billionaires” [READ]

The Emir of Kano, Malam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi . (Photo Credit: Filed) The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has warned the President Muhamadu Buhari-led administration against creating what he described as “forex billionaires”, asking the President not to repeat the mistakes of his predecessors. He further said the economic quagmire the country currently finds itself was not accidental, ...

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