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Insecurity: Imo PDP Demands Gov Uzodinma’s Resignation
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Insecurity: Imo PDP Demands Gov Uzodinma’s Resignation

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo State has called for the resignation of the governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma, over the state of insecurity in the state. Speaking at a press conference in Owerri, the state capital, on Thursday, June 3, the PDP chairman in the state, Charles Ugwu, said that the crisis in the state has shown that the governor had no answer to the spate of killings in the state. Ugwu said that the All Progressives Congress-led government lacked the capacity to guarantee the safety and security of lives and properties of the people of the state. “Governor Hope Uzodimma in his capacity and responsibility as the Chief Security Officer of the state has failed to protect the lives and property of Imo State. This has become necessary in view of the evident lack...
The situation in the country is so bad that I can’t guarantee Nigeria staying in the next six months – Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Robert Clarke (video)
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The situation in the country is so bad that I can’t guarantee Nigeria staying in the next six months – Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Robert Clarke (video)

Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Robert Clarke has said that he cannot guarantee the country surviving another 6 months given the current situation of things. Speaking in an interview on Channels Television yesterday May 2, Clarke stated that security agencies are just talking. He alleged that the current problem is so overwhelming and were created by politicians who were swimming in Abacha’s loot and trying to form as many political parties as possible. The lawyer further averred that Nigeria is worse than 1982 because of its leadership. He said; “You see, the problem with Nigeria is that those who should know don’t want to know and they do not know. “The security section is talking and talking and talking. What are they doing? The security in this country is so bad today that I,...
Journalist who Exposed Governor Ganduje’s Alleged “Bribe Video” Flees to UK
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Journalist who Exposed Governor Ganduje’s Alleged “Bribe Video” Flees to UK

Jaafar Jaafar, the journalist who exposed Governor Abdullahi Ganduje's alleged "bribe video" has fled to the United Kingdom over alleged threat to his life. Jaafar told Premium Times that he relocated with his family to the UK and will not be returning to the country ‘until the coast is clear.’ He said; “I’ll be here until this regime can guarantee my safety and protect freedom of the press." The publication reported that the publisher of Daily Nigerian fled to the UK barely a month after Governor Abdullahi Ganduje revealed that those behind a video of him allegedly collecting bribe which he described as "fake", would be brought to shame. Speaking in BBC Hausa programme, ‘Afada Acika’, the Kano state Governor had claimed that the video was cloned. He said; “The video is ...
Irish PM Calls UEFA ‘Out of Order’ Over Euro 2020 Stance
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Irish PM Calls UEFA ‘Out of Order’ Over Euro 2020 Stance

Ireland’s Prime Minister Micheal Martin said Sunday UEFA was “out of order” over its insistence fans must attend Euro 2020 matches, which led it to drop Dublin as a host city. European football’s governing body announced Friday that the Irish capital and Bilbao in Spain would no longer host matches in the delayed competition. The move followed Irish football chiefs and the Basque government saying they were unable to give assurances on minimum spectator levels. The four matches once destined for Dublin three group games and a last-16 tie will now be held in St Petersburg and London, while Seville has stepped in to replace Bilbao. “I thought UEFA were out of order, quite frankly, putting that condition on countries,” Martin told Irish public broadcaster RTE. “To force spect...
Leaving Nigeria does not guarantee you’ll get rich – Actor Frank Donga
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Leaving Nigeria does not guarantee you’ll get rich – Actor Frank Donga

Actor Frank Donga is of the opinion that leaving Nigeria does not guarantee a person will get rich. He also opined that staying back in Nigeria does not mean the person is more patriotic. He shared this thought on his Twitter handle this morning April 1. ''The truth is leaving Nigeria does not guarantee you’ll get rich. Likewise, deciding to stay does NOT mean you’re more patriotic. Sometimes, all people want is where they can maximize their potentials & live in peace. Whatever you decide to do, I pray your dreams come true''
Arsenal Didn’t Deserve me – Emi Martinez blasts former club
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Arsenal Didn’t Deserve me – Emi Martinez blasts former club

  Aston Villa goalkeeper, Emiliano Martinez, has said he left Arsenal due to lack of trust. The Argentine came through the ranks at the Gunners after joining from Independiente in 2010 as a 17-year-old. He was out on loan several times, before he signed permanently for Villa in 2020. “I love everything about Arsenal,” Martinez told Sky Sports. “I still love them and I’m still watching the games, but I just felt like they didn’t trust me like they should have. “That’s the reality because they kept buying goalkeepers to go in front of me and I was the goalkeeper from the academy. “When I was on a high, I still felt like they didn’t deserve me because of the way they were treating me. They couldn’t guarantee me the games I needed, so I thought that if they couldn’t ...
Lagos-Ibadan Rail line Connected to Apapa port Complex
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Lagos-Ibadan Rail line Connected to Apapa port Complex

The Lagos-Ibadan Rail line has officially been connected to the Apapa port complex in Lagos. China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) made the announcement on Monday February 1. The statement read; “On the morning of Jan. 25, 2021, with the successful pouring of the last 25-meter monolithic track bed superstructure of Apapa Port Break Bulk Line, the Lagos-Ibadan Railway was officially connected to the Apapa Port in Lagos. “The Apapa Port Spur Line of Lagos-Ibadan Railway starts from the Mobolaji Johnson Station, Ebute Metta and extends southward to Apapa Port, with a total length of 8.72km. “As a crucial channel linking the mainline of the Lagos-Ibadan Railway to the port, it has become an important transportation passage for the import and export of goods ...
“Be Wise, Sex Does Not Guarantee Anything In A Relationship!” -Tonto Dikeh Advises Ladies
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“Be Wise, Sex Does Not Guarantee Anything In A Relationship!” -Tonto Dikeh Advises Ladies

Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh took to her Instagram handle to state that sex does not guarantee anything in relationships. According to her, a man can be intimate with one woman while planning a wedding with another. In her words: “Sex does not guarantee anything! They can be sleeping with you and making wedding plans with someone they have not slept with. Be wise!!!" She captioned the post: "To all my Takewando sister in the sheet if em go leave em go leave ooo..“Baby choke me” sisters i just want 2021 to be better for you.."
“Salary Can’t Cure the Disease called Poverty” – Reno Omokri
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“Salary Can’t Cure the Disease called Poverty” – Reno Omokri

Reno Omokri has stated on social media that salary can’t cure the disease of poverty but only manage it. According to him, salary earners are suffering from a disease which is poverty which can never be cured unless they break away from the status. Taking to his social media page, he revealed that no matter how big or small it is, the earner should still consider himself poor. He wrote; “Salary is medicine for managing the disease of poverty. It cant cure it. Only your own business can cure poverty. Poverty isn’t just about money. Time is more valuable than money. If another man controls your time, you’re poor even if you earn much. “Salary is like a cage. Some cages are big. Others are small. They are still cages because you can only move around within the boundaries of t...
A Royal Wedding Won’t Guarantee A Loyal Marriage – Reno Omokri
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A Royal Wedding Won’t Guarantee A Loyal Marriage – Reno Omokri

Political critic, Reno Omokri has shared his thoughts on having lavish weddings as according to him this can cause strains that affect loyalty in that marriage. Taking to his Twitter page, he tweeted; ”A royal wedding won’t guarantee a loyal marriage. The cost of a royal wedding brings strain that affects loyalty in a marriage. The success of your wedding has nothing to do with the success of your marriage. Desire a loyal marriage, not a royal one”
6 Months Old Baby Summoned to Brussels Court
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6 Months Old Baby Summoned to Brussels Court

A 6-month-old baby accused of having collected €500 of excess rent was summoned to a Brussels court. The baby was summoned by the justice of the peace in the Brussels municipality of Molenbeek-Saint-Jean. The baby girl was accused of having collected €500 of excess rent, and refusing to reimburse €660 of rental guarantee on a property that was rented via the Public Centre for Social Action (CPAS). The incident happened from January to June 2019, before the baby was even born in July. In a Facebook post, the baby’s mother explained how she received a letter summoning her 6-month-old daughter to court, after which she called the court to point out the error. The mother said: "A clerk confirmed that it was indeed an error, and that the situation was settled." However, a second ...
Two Dead as High-speed Train Derails in Northern Italy
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Two Dead as High-speed Train Derails in Northern Italy

A tragic incident occurred on Thursday morning in Italy's Lodi province as two people were killed after a high-speed train derailed. The accident which also left 28 people injured occurred in the town of Casalpusterlengo, some 30 miles southeast of Milan. All services on the Milan-Bologna high-speed route have been suspended and diverted via conventional lines, as emergency teams and firefighters are at the scene of the accident to assess the damage. The railway company said the engine left the tracks some 40km (25 miles) from Milan at around 05:30 local time. It struck the freight wagon on a parallel track before running into a building and was separated from the rest of the train. Both it and the first carriage turned on their sides. Italian President Sergio Matta...
How To Make Millions of Naira From Your Business In Less Than One Month – Ajibola Rilwan
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How To Make Millions of Naira From Your Business In Less Than One Month – Ajibola Rilwan

Making multiple millions of Naira monthly is not really about what you do, it's about how you do what you do. My name is Ajibola Rilwan, I am the CEO Intense Web Concepts https://iwc.com.ng an IT Company that build brands online, Founder Realone Business School https://realonebusinessschool.com where we teach skills that are applicable in today's business world. Our school has presence in 5 countries including Dubai, London, Ghana, South Africa, and Nigeria. I started my business in the year 2008 when attracting clients was not a problem because the competition wasn't much. Just a few service providers within my industry. But around 2015 everything changed, most of our advertising strategy stopped working and attracting new clients became challenging. During my early years in busi...
Tomota Jos Farming and Processing Limited  to Site Processing Plant in Kaduna
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Tomota Jos Farming and Processing Limited to Site Processing Plant in Kaduna

Two years after relocating to Kaduna State, Tomato Jos Farming and Processing Limited has held a groundbreaking ceremony for its tomato processing facility. The processing facility will be situated on 500 hectares of land leased from the Kaduna State Government, with a potential tomato cultivation area of 400 hectares. The company said in a statement on Monday that it chose Kaduna because it is “investor-friendly and productive destination.” “The company is now on a mission to significantly contribute to Nigeria’s food sufficiency, job creation and local capacity development with a $5 million investment in a tomato processing facility, which at scale will produce 10% of the tomato paste consumed in Nigeria under the Tomato Jos brand,” the company said. Established in 2014, ...
Having a good character doesn’t guarantee a good marriage- Joselyn Dumas
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Having a good character doesn’t guarantee a good marriage- Joselyn Dumas

Ghanaian screen goddess,  Joselyn Dumas has shared her view on character and marriage. It is the conception of most people a person of good character is going to be rewarded with a good marriage whilst people with bad characters are going to be single as a result of their bad character. Joselyn Dumas however opines differently she sighted an example that there are women with bad characters but are happily married with no marital problems, and enjoying their marriage while there are a lot of amazing single ladies out there still waiting on God. She also urged people to stop measuring a woman’s attitude with their marital status. Sharing her opinion on her Insta Story she post below
Afcon 2019: It is important that we face every opposing team with seriousness-Tunisia captain Youssef Msakni
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Afcon 2019: It is important that we face every opposing team with seriousness-Tunisia captain Youssef Msakni

The Carthage Eagles captain has warned his teammates against complacency as they get set for their Group E opener Tunisia captain Youssef Msakni is hoping to lead the Carthage Eagles to their second Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) title in Egypt. Despite enjoying regular appearances at previous editions of Afcon tournaments, Tunisia are huge underachievers at the continent's biggest football showpiece and Msakni wants that trend to change in Egypt. To realistically challenge for the top prize at the 2019 Afcon, Msakni has warned his teammates against underrating any of their opponents as games are not won on paper and the tag of favourites doesn’t guarantee qualification.
Barca consider selling Semedo after right-back requests Atletico Madrid move
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Barca consider selling Semedo after right-back requests Atletico Madrid move

The Portugal international has been promised a starting berth at the Wanda Metropolitano, something the Blaugrana cannot guarantee The transfer saga involving Atletico Madrid, Barcelona and Nelson Semedo has taken another turn, with the full-back pleading with Barca to consider the Rojiblancos' offer of €25 million (£22m/$28m) for his services. Goal published recently that the Blaugrana had no interest in selling Semedo, but the player himself has asked the Spanish champions to reconsider as Diego Simeone's side have offered the 25-year-old a spot in their starting XI – something Barca cannot guarantee. Indeed, the Portugal international has been sharing the right-back spot with Sergi Roberto, with the former racking up 26 La Liga appearances last season while the latter amass...
Flying Eagles Open U-20 World Cup Campaign with big Win
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Flying Eagles Open U-20 World Cup Campaign with big Win

Nigeria thrashed Qatar 4-0 in their opening game at the ongoing FIFA U-20 World Cup in Poland. Maxwell Effiom, Henry Offia, Tom Dele-Bashiru and Aliu Salawudeen all scored as the Flying Eagles won convincingly at the Stadion Miejski w Tychach, Tychy. The win takes Nigeria up to the top of Group D with three points. Paul Aigbogun’s team will now take on the United States of America on Monday, May 27. Victory against the Americans will all but guarantee their place in the next round of the competition.
Solskjaer, Woodward Disagree Over Pogba’s sStay at Manchester United
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Solskjaer, Woodward Disagree Over Pogba’s sStay at Manchester United

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, is open to letting Paul Pogba leave this summer if he decides he no longer wants to play for the club, ESPN reports. Pogba is believed to be keen on a move to Real Madrid and United’s failure to qualify for the Champions League is only likely to increase his desire to move to the Bernabeu. United paid a then-world record £89m fee for Pogba in 2016 and executive vice-chairman, Ed Woodward, views the midfielder as an important symbol of United’s worldwide appeal. Woodward blocked Pogba from joining Barcelona last summer when the Frenchman fell out with Jose Mourinho. Solskjaer has recently spoken of his desire to keep Pogba but also refused to guarantee he will stay at the club beyond this summer. Solskjaer is of the opinion...
The Coal City Hosts the Second Edition of Sigma Pensions’ walk to Live
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The Coal City Hosts the Second Edition of Sigma Pensions’ walk to Live

Enugu, the coal city of Nigeria warmly received Sigma Pensions on Saturday the 13th of April 2019 for the second edition of their Walk to Live campaign, which had its maiden edition in the capital city of the nation, Abuja in December 2018. The campaign is geared towards promoting a healthier lifestyle amongst Nigerians to guarantee that we all attain retirement and enjoy our pensions in good health. Over 300 residents, customers and well-wishers came out on Saturday the 13th of April, to participate in the Second Edition of the Sigma Pensions Walk to Live. The walk was for 6 kilometres which began and ended at the popular Michael Okpara square, Independence Layout. The atmosphere at the warmup session before the walk was full of energy, excitement and pure anticipation, with ev...
Cameroon’s Christine Manie relives Women’s World Cup qualification heroine
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Cameroon’s Christine Manie relives Women’s World Cup qualification heroine

The forward is excited after she played a crucial role for the Indomitable Lionesses to seal a ticket to France 2019 Christine Manie says that it's incredible and difficult to explain after she helped Cameroon secure qualification for the 2019 Women's World Cup in France. The 34-year-old scored a late goal to guarantee the Indomitable Lionesses a 4-2 win over Mali in a third-place match at the 2018 Africa Women's Cup of Nations in Ghana. Manie's huge contributions for the Central African giants are well documented, as her strike in extra-time secured 2-1 semi-final win in 2014 over Cote d'Ivoire ensured qualifying for the World Cup for the first time.
Ronaldo Makes Transfer Demand after Juventus’ Champions League exit
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Ronaldo Makes Transfer Demand after Juventus’ Champions League exit

Cristiano Ronaldo is demanding a major overhaul at Juventus, following Tuesday’s shock Champions League defeat against Ajax, Gazzetta dello Sport reports. Juventus claimed a 1-1 draw in Amsterdam and threw away a lead at home to lose 2-1. Ronaldo, who won three Champions League titles in succession with Real Madird and appeared in eight consecutive semi-finals, is furious with Juve’s capitulation and unhappy with the rigid tactics employed by manager Max Allegri. The 34-year-old arrived last summer in a €112million deal and was expected to guarantee the Serie A champions’ quest to win the trophy. Defeat on Tuesday, however, has left Ronaldo devastated and he is now expecting a Juventus’ hierarchy to oversee a major rebuilding process in the summer to bolster and ageing squa...
Comoros awaits results of divisive poll
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Comoros awaits results of divisive poll

Lawyer Mahamoudou Ahamada, the candidate of the Juwa party for the Comoros presidential election, casts his ballot at the polling station in a school of Chomoni on March 24, 2019. – Polls opened on March 24, 2019 in the tiny archipelago of Comoros, with the incumbent President widely expected to win a new term in an election that rivals say has been hijacked. Counting of votes cast in the first round of Comoros’ presidential polls was expected to wind up on Tuesday as tensions mounted between re-election-seeking President Azali Assoumani and his rivals, who accuse him of fraud. Twelve people were injured on Monday when police fired teargas and rubber bullets at opposition candidates and supporters as they marched through the capital Moroni protesting alleged irregularities. ...
Betty Irabor: How 300 People Applied for Job Turned Down by Job Seeker
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Betty Irabor: How 300 People Applied for Job Turned Down by Job Seeker

Betty Irabor has shared the mistakes made by a job seeker who reached out to her for employment, which made him to be turned down despite her company going out of their way to consider him. According to Betty Irabor, since the news of the guy’s missed opportunity broke yesterday, which of course we reported, she has gotten about 300 mails applying for the position which they never even advertised. Read her words below. Here’s the thing. I get hundreds of emails every day from job seekers, people with mental health struggles & of course internet beggars. I try to view as many and see where I may be able to assist Then i got the email from the guy in this tweet. What captured my attention was the tone of his application and how he put his message across. I decided to s...
What Acting CJN told judges to do about barbaric customs, traditions
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What Acting CJN told judges to do about barbaric customs, traditions

The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has asked judges across the federation to outlaw any custom or tradition found to be barbaric. He gave the directive on Tuesday at the opening ceremony of the 2019 National Workshop for Area/Sharia/ Customary Court Judges, which held at the National Judicial Institute, NJI, in Abuja. According to him,the directive would ensure the protection of basic human rights and freedom to which all human beings are entitled to, regardless of their gender. He said: “Let me urge the participants to ensure the protection of human rights by finding and giving expression to the basic rights and freedoms to which all human beings are entitled. “In this regard, customs which are repugnant to natural justice, equity and good consci...
Nadal hopes to be ready for ‘special’ Federer clash
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Nadal hopes to be ready for ‘special’ Federer clash

A hurting Rafael Nadal is “hopeful” he’ll be ready Saturday to renew his rivalry with Roger Federer in the semi-finals of the ATP Indian Wells Masters. The longtime foes have amassed 37 Grand Slam titles between them — Federer with 20 and Nadal with 17 — and built a unique relationship over 15 years and 38 prior matches, not to mention countless promotional and charitable activities off the court together. “If I don’t see this match as special it’s because I don’t love this sport and I don’t appreciate the story of this sport,” Nadal said after reaching the semi-final showdown with a 7-6 (7/2), 7-6 (7/2) victory over Karen Khachanov. “It’s not my case,” he said. “Of course it’s a special match.” Federer, who defeated Poland’s Hubert Hurkacz 6-4, 6-4 to reach the semi-finals...
Valverde Speaks On El Clasico Being LaLiga Title Decider
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Valverde Speaks On El Clasico Being LaLiga Title Decider

Barcelona manager, Ernesto Valverde, has insisted that the title race in LaLiga will not be over, even if they win away to rivals Real Madrid on Saturday. Madrid are nine points behind Valverde’s men, who won 3-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday to book a place in the Copa del Rey final. They are also winless in their last five league games against Barcelona, with October’s 5-1 thrashing at Camp Nou leading to the sacking of Julen Lopetegui. “We have points to play for in this game, it’s a different competition to Wednesday. “It’s very difficult, as I said the other day, for the same result to occur in the same game twice in a row but we would obviously like that to happen. “We’re going there to search for a win that would be a big blow for them and a bi...
Sex Worker Arrested For Selling Client’s Property After Failing to Pay Her
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Sex Worker Arrested For Selling Client’s Property After Failing to Pay Her

A commercial sex worker has been arrested by the Police after she reportedly sold her client’s property after failing to pay her for her sexual services. The sex worker identified as Privilege Moyo had charged her regular client Mlamuli Ben $50 for whole night sexual service in Zimbabwe, B Metro reports. However he was so broke  that he offered his Open View decoder worth $400 as a guarantee promising to clear the $50 debt within three days. Moyo then went on to sell the decoder after he didn’t pay up as stipulated. Mlamuli, in a bid to get back his property decided to make a false police report claiming that his property had been stolen from the house. Bmetro reports that police investigations led to the arrest of Moyo who then pleaded not guilty to the offense in court. ...
Social Media Won’t Guarantee a Win in Elections – Banky W
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Social Media Won’t Guarantee a Win in Elections – Banky W

Olubankole Wellington, popularly known as Banky W, has stated that social media doesn’t guarantee a win in elections. He made this know at a town hall meeting he organized in VGC, Lagos. At the meeting, Banky W who is contesting for the Federal House of Representatives, Eti-Osa constituency, on the platform of the Modern Democratic Party candidate, expressed confidence of winning. When asked how effective social media is in election winning, he said: ”How effective is a business card? it depends right? give it to somebody, somebody will take it and be like oh, this is what this guy does… this is somebody that i want to deal with. Some people will take the business card and throw it away. Not everybody that’s on social media has a pvc because if that was the case i will win this thin...
Ronaldinho Banned From Leaving Brazil Over Debt
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Ronaldinho Banned From Leaving Brazil Over Debt

Ronaldinho has been banned from leaving Brazil by a judge. The ex-Barcelona is scheduled to appear at the Dubai International Sports Conference this week. The 38-year-old football legend has been barred from making the trip to the United Arab Emirates by a court in South America. Brazilian judge Newton Fabricio demanded that Ronaldinho and his brother Assis Moreira have their passports taken off them by authorities. The seizure order was made to guarantee the payment of a £1.75million fine imposed on the pair for breaking environmental construction regulations four years ago. They were prosecuted for causing damage to the environment in the building of the Ronaldinho Gaucho Institute in the Brazilian city of Porto Alegre. The charity helps work with young and impoverished pe...
Osinbajo Narrative On Selecting Buhari To Guarantee A Yoruba Presidency In 2023
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Osinbajo Narrative On Selecting Buhari To Guarantee A Yoruba Presidency In 2023

The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osibanjo on his Saturday visit to the palace of the Alaafin of Oyo,appealed to tribal sentiments, telling the Yorubas that 2023 presidency is theirs for the taking if they vote Buhari come 2019. Prof Osibanjo wants the Yorubas to vote for APC, not because of good reasons, but because of selfish reasons. He cares not that over 20 million Nigerians are now unemployed under the Buhari-led administration and Osibanjo-supervised economy. He does not care that Nigerians find it increasingly difficult to feed or cater to their families because of the fact that Buhari's incompetence has crumbled the economy and made Nigeria the capital of poverty. He does not care that 13.5 million Nigerian kids are out of school. He does not care that Millions of Nigerian s...
Ogun Poll: ADC Flays Attack On Gov Candidate’s Convoy
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Ogun Poll: ADC Flays Attack On Gov Candidate’s Convoy

THE African Democratic Congress, ADC, has kicked against the dastardly attack on the campaign convoy of its governorship candidate in Ogun State, Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka, and called on the authorities to fish out the culprits with immediate effect. Gboyega Nasir Isiaka In a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Mrs. Yemi Kolapo, the ADC noted that such culture should not be allowed to further derail Nigeria’s fledgling democracy. She said: “The campaign team of our governorship candidate, Prince Gboyega Isiaka, was attacked at Ibese, in Yewa North, Ogun State. Our people and thousands of supporters were prevented from holding a peaceful rally in the ugliest manner, while two party members were shot and are in critical condition. Many others also sustained serious ...
NNPC Accuses N’Assembly of Persecution
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NNPC Accuses N’Assembly of Persecution

Maikanti Baru The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has accused the National Assembly of persecution, alleging that despite being directed by the lawmakers to clear the 2017 protracted petrol queue within two weeks, the same parliament suddenly turned round to hound it for obeying the said instruction. Claiming it was the most misunderstood agency of the federal government, the corporation stated that at the heat of the protracted petrol scarcity, it got a directive from the parliament to end the petrol queues across the country, adding that the lawmakers thereafter picked holes in its actions. Speaking to journalists on the sidelines of the public bid opening for NNPC’s insurance contractors in Abuja, the Group Managing Director of the corporation, Dr. Maikanti Ba...
NB Plc Charges Eagles to Beat South Africa
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NB Plc Charges Eagles to Beat South Africa

Nigeria’s leading brewing company, Nigerian Breweries Plc has urged the Super Eagles to extract their pound of flesh from the Bafana Bafana of South Africa when the two sides meet on Saturday in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations match day five game at the FNB stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa. This motivational message was contained in a Press release issued by Emmanuel Oriakhi, the Marketing Director of Nigerian Breweries Plc on the AFCON qualifying game coming up this weekend in South Africa. It would be recalled that South Africa defeated Nigeria 2-0 at the Godswill Akpabio stadium in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state in the opening group E game of the qualifiers in June 2017, but Emmanuel Oriakhi,the Marketing Director of Nigerian Breweries Plc believes coach Gernot Rohr and his Eagles are motiv...
How Atiku Abubakar will crash price of fuel – PDP
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How Atiku Abubakar will crash price of fuel – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Thursday assured Nigerians that its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, will crash price of fuel and other petroleum products if elected President in 2019. PDP disclosed that Abubakar has “worked out a pricing template that will immediately crash the pump price of fuel in the country,” since the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress, APC, administration, “in its insensitivity, has failed to do the needful in the last three years.” How Atiku Abubakar will crash price of fuel – PDP In a statement by its spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP rejected the Buhari-led Federal Government’s “increase of the official prices of diesel and kerosene,” stressing that such will bring more “economic pressure on the already impov...
Only Unity Will Ensure Victory for Kwara APC, Says Guber Candidate
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Only Unity Will Ensure Victory for Kwara APC, Says Guber Candidate

Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State, Alhaji Abdulrahaman Abdulrazaq, Wednesday said that only unity among members of the party will guarantee victory for APC in the 2019 general elections in the state. Speaking at a consultative forum for APC members on “imperative of unity and party loyalty towards good governance in the state” on Wednesday in Ilorin, Abdulrasaq said that, a house divided against itself cannot stand. Abdulrazaq, while commending the disposition of his co-contestants in the last governorship primary in ensuring that the party achieved proper reconciliation, said that, “there can be no better time to address the issue of unity and party loyalty than a time as this”. He said, “First lap of our ...
NEPZA Steps In To Reconcile Samsung, LADOL
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NEPZA Steps In To Reconcile Samsung, LADOL

THE Nigerian Export Processing Zones Authority, NEPZA, has set up a committee to investigate alleged breach of Nigerian laws and lack of respect shown to Nigerian government officials, by SHI-MCI.The move is targeted at resolving the conflict between the Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics Base, LADOL and its local content partner Samsung Heavy Industries, SHI. Also, NEPZA has directed LADOL to immediately renew the operating license of SHI-MCI Free Zone Enterprise. COMMISIONING: From left: Manager, Nigeria Content Development, Nigerdock, Ifeanyi Chime; General Manager, Capacity Building Division, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, Engr. Ikpomosa Oviasu who represented the Executive Secretary, NCDMB, Engr. Simbi Wabote; Director, Total Egina Project, Jean Michael...
2019: Peter Obi As Atiku Running Mate Will Take PDP No Where -APC UK
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2019: Peter Obi As Atiku Running Mate Will Take PDP No Where -APC UK

The United Kingdom chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the choice of Mr Peter Obi, former Anambra Governor as running mate to Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate for 2019 presidential election, will take the party nowhere. Mr Ade Omole, leader of the chapter told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja, that the choice of the former Anambra governor would not in anyway guarantee votes for the PDP in the South-east. Economy remains on life support, national debt may spiral out of control – Peter Obi This, he said was especially so because Obi failed as a governor and could not deliver democracy dividends to the people of the state. “The paddy paddy anointing of Mr Peter Obi to the gasping ticket of Atiku Abubakar as...
Put Your kids in schools you can afford – Actor Frederick Nuamah
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Put Your kids in schools you can afford – Actor Frederick Nuamah

Ghanaian actor Frederick Nuamah, has an advice for parents who are jittery over the bills they pay and the schools their kids are in. Frederick Nuamah who shared a post about people living above their means stated that one having his or her kids in expensive schools does not guarantee good results. He wrote; Put ur kids in schools u can afford (expensive schools doesn’t guarantee good results) Just ensure they attend a good affordable school. Most importantly have time and give them good training at home. Rent apartments u can pay for conveniently, don’t live in a house you struggle to pay yearly. That’s a source of stress. If it doesn’t break u down it will break ur marriage. A man whose wife is pregnant has good 9 months to prepare, so also is the pregnant woman in question. They...
Ministry Of Education Denies Plan To Hike Universities Tuition Fees To N350k
Education

Ministry Of Education Denies Plan To Hike Universities Tuition Fees To N350k

The Federal Ministry of Education has debunked claims on social media that the Federal Government had approved the hike in tuition fees of Nigerian universities to N350,000. The Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU, recently alleged that the Federal government was proposing a hike in tuition fees in Federal universities to the tune of N350k a session. Speaking at a symposium in Abuja today, the permanent secretary in the Ministry of Education, Sonny Echono, said the Federal Government was not planning to increase the tuition fees “The Federal Government did not and has no intention of introducing new tuition fees in our public universities not to mention the figure to N350, 000. What is true is that the present administration is committed to guarantee quality of education. ...
Buhari To Osun Contestants: Go To Court If You Disagree
Politics

Buhari To Osun Contestants: Go To Court If You Disagree

President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday charged all the contestants in Osun election to seek redress in court if they disagree with the final verdict of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Recall that INEC on Friday morning declared the candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Adegboyega Isiaka Oyetola winner of the Osun re-run election after scoring 255,505 votes to defeat Senator Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, who scored 255,023 votes. Recall also that Adeleke had said that he would not accept the just concluded election after citing many irregularities and electoral malpractices. He opined that he would seek redress in court. However, in the spirit of democracy, Buhari on Friday through his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publici...
I’m Ready, Prepared For Saturday’s Primaries- Ambode
Politics

I’m Ready, Prepared For Saturday’s Primaries- Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday expressed his readiness to participate in Saturday’s Primary Election where members of the All Progressives Congress across the State are expected to choose the party’s flagbearer through direct primaries. AMBODE In a statement issued by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan, the Governor said he is restating his readiness in line with the choice of the party in Lagos State and the validation given to the direct primary preference by the Governor’s Advisory Council (GAC). “As our great party approaches Saturday, September 29th, 2018, earmarked for the direct primary election to choose the candidate to fly our party’s gubernatorial flag at the next general election, I am happy to restate my ...
Labour Reads Riot Act In Imo
Politics

Labour Reads Riot Act In Imo

ORGANISED labour in Imo State has said it is no longer very comfortable with the prevailing non-payment and under-payment of workers salaries and allowances in the state The State chairman of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Comrade Austine Chilakpu, who made the feelings of Imo workers known in a telephone interview also said that “since there was no reason why salaries should go into arrears, the leadership of labour can no longer guarantee industrial harmony in the state”. According to the Imo NLC boss, “workers are aware that the state gets monthly allocation from the federation account”, stressing that “there could not have been any cogent reason why workers salaries should run into arrears. “I am seriously under pressure from the entire workers in Imo State. They are complain...
Nigerians Should Forget About APC – Anglican Bishop Blows Hot
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Nigerians Should Forget About APC – Anglican Bishop Blows Hot

While speaking at the Basilica of St. James the Great Cathedral Atani, headquarters of Anglican Diocese of Ogbaru, the Anglican Bishop of Aguata Diocese, Rt. Rev. Samuel Ezeofor, called on Nigerians to withdraw their support from the All Progressives Congress (APC). According to Vanguard, the cleric who made the call during the enthronement of Rt. Rev. Prosper Amah as the second Bishop of Ogbaru Diocese, said APC has disappointed Nigerians, adding that the congregation should transfer to any other political party that would move Nigeria forward. The bishop said what is important now is for politicians to look around and find out which of the parties that will move the nation forward and then join the bandwagon. “APC has moved us backward and if we must progress, we must do the nee...
Falana attacks Buhari govt over killing of Nigerians in South Africa
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Falana attacks Buhari govt over killing of Nigerians in South Africa

Huma rights lawyer, Femi Falana has slammed the federal government for failing to take steps to end the extrajudicial killing of Nigerians in South Africa. In a statement on Sunday, the lawyer said the government “has not gone beyond the regular condemnation” of the killings, while also accusing the South African government of inaction. DAILY POST reports that at least 121 Nigerians are reported to have been killed in South Africa in the past 18 months, usually in xenophobic attacks, the most recent being Chibuzo Nwankwo who was murdered last week. Falana said despite the killings, governments of Nigeria and South Africa have “deliberately refused to accept the jurisdictional competence of the African court on human and people’s rights by making a declaration in line with arti...
Buhari Campaign Group Coordinator Resigns
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Buhari Campaign Group Coordinator Resigns

Mashood Bakare has resigned from his position as the coordinator of the Buhari Support Group in Kwara State as rumours of an imminent defection to the Peoples Democratic Party swells. Coordinator of the Kwara State Chapter of Buhari Support Group, Mashood Bakare, has formally resigned his appointment, ahead of the 2019 general elections. Bakare, who represents Omupo Constituency in the state assembly, announced his resignation on Thursday, at the floor of the House. According to Daily Nigerian, Bakare, while explaining the decision, said his resignation was based on personal reasons. He said he was no longer willing to be part of the organisation which he had been with since 2014. The lawmaker, however, assured that he would continue to be sensitive to the yearnings and...
R-APC National Assembly Members Plot Mass Defection July 31
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R-APC National Assembly Members Plot Mass Defection July 31

Following the declaration of a faction of the All Progressives Congress, the new splinter group has hinted at its planned defection. Members of the All Progressives Congress in the Senate and House of Representatives may defect en mass to the Peoples Democratic Party shortly before July 31, SUNDAY PUNCH has gathered. Investigations on Saturday showed that the Reformed All Progressives Congress split from the main APC, on Wednesday, was the first phase of the plot ahead of the mass defection. It will be reminiscent of a similar mass defection by the new Peoples Democratic Party to the APC in the run-up to the 2015 polls in 2014. Findings indicated that in spite of the belittling of the strength of the R-APC by the APC, many lawmakers were aggrieved and would leave the latter...
Wenger Refuses to Guarantee Arsenal Fans Trophies Next Season
Sport

Wenger Refuses to Guarantee Arsenal Fans Trophies Next Season

Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has warned fans that there is no guarantee of trophies next season, despite masterminding the club’s biggest ever summer spending spree. Wenger has already broken their transfer record to sign Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette, in a £52million deal and may have to do the same again to land Monaco midfielder, Thomas Lemar. Although the Gunners’ boss is adamant that he is still hungry for success, he did his best to play down expectations, while speaking to the media in Australia at the start of this year’s pre-season tour. But though the Gunners’ boss said his desire for success is as strong as ever, he did his best to play down expectations. “We want to win trophies, but you cannot live inside a club thinking you want to win the next trophy and, i...
I Can’t Guarantee Trophies Next Season – Guardiola
Sport

I Can’t Guarantee Trophies Next Season – Guardiola

Pep Guardiola says he does not need to win a trophy in his second season at Manchester City, even if he considers his first campaign to have been a “disaster.” Former Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss Guardiola failed to win anything in his first year at the Etihad Stadium — the first time he has finished a season without silverware in his managerial career. He is set for an expensive overhaul of his squad this summer to try to improve on City’s third-place finish and Champions League round-of-16 exit last season. However, speaking at a charity event in Belfast hosted by golfer Rory McIlroy, he says he cannot guarantee success. “I don’t think anyone regarded it as a season of transition — if you don’t win a trophy it is a disaster — but we still won’t begin this season thinking ...
I’ve Discovered That Love Doesn’t Guarantee The Success Of A Relationship – Actress Susan Peters
Love, Sex & Relationship

I’ve Discovered That Love Doesn’t Guarantee The Success Of A Relationship – Actress Susan Peters

Nollywood actress, Susan Peters posted a very deep write up on love ,marriage and relationships..Read below I have discovered that love doesn't guarantee the success of a relationship. Love cannot help you stick to one person all years round, and on the other hand, cheating isn't always a product of not loving your partner. In fact, loving someone doesn't guarantee not falling in love with someone else. Relationships work out mostly because of our head not our heart. It works out because of our emotional maturity, empathetic intelligence and self discipline because, time will come when you'll see more beautiful, handsome, romantic, intelligent, sexy, rich, curvy and God fearing people than the one you're in a relationship with. In those times, love will not help you; self control wi...

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