INEC Declared Result Before Final collation – APC tells Enugu tribunal

The National Assembly/State Houses of Assembly Elections Petition Tribunal sitting in Enugu was, Monday told that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) allegedly announced the Enugu North senatorial district election result even before the final collation. The petitioner and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the election, Barr. Eugene Odo, through his counsel…

Court To Rule On El-Zakzaky’s Bail For Medical Attention

Justice Darius Khobo of Kaduna State High Court, on Monday, adjourned to August 5, ruling in the application for permission to travel to India for medical attention filed by Ibrahim El- Zakzaky and his wife, Zinat. The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) leader and his wife applied for medical bail citing poor health while in…

Nicki Minaj is set to get married with Kenneth Petty

 Nicki Minaj sooner than later as it's being reported that the rapper was spotted getting her marriage license earlier today. Just last month Nicki stated on Queen Radio that she and her boyfriend Kenneth Petty had already obtained their marriage license. However, according to TMZ, witnesses saw the rapper and Petty at the Beverly Hills Courthouse standing in line to…

Students of UniOsun Arrested by EFCC regains Freedom

Last week Thursday, twenty-one students were arrested from the UniOsun university hostels by the operatives of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. This led to a protest by concerned students who blocked the Osogbo/Ibokun road. Before their release, the social media accounts of the students as well as their phones and other gadgets were inspected and…

Tenant kills Lagos Landlord hides corpse in septic tank

A tenant, Daniel Isaac was alleged to have killed his landlord to steal his Toyota Camry car in his compound. After committing the crime, the tenant dumped Willy Ebinate's corpse in a septic tank and ran away with the car. A friend (undisclosed) to the deceased said efforts to contact him after he took the…

Federal Government to close Lagos-Ibadan Expressway for four months

The Federal Government (FG) has disclosed that some sections of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway would be closed for four months for reconstruction by Julius Berger Nigeria Plc. The road has been under construction since the administration of Goodluck Jonathan. The FG had postponed the reconstruction of the road in the past, but the possibility of another postponement…

Amb. Ali Magaji withdraws from faction, Urges Others To Submit To Com. Bello Shagari As The NYCN President

After an elective congress was held in Gombe state in July 2018 where Comrade Bello Bala Shagari emerged as the national president with his executive members, the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) have been faced with crisis as a result of two individuals parading themselves as the National President which has resulted to a lot of controversy.

University of Lagos fixs date for Post UTME screening into 2019/2020 academic year

THE University of Lagos has fixed Aug. 1 to Aug. 21 for its Post Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (Post-UTME) screening into all courses/programmes for the 2019/2020 academic year. This is contained in a statement by the school Registrar, Mr. Oladejo Azeez, in Lagos, yesterday. The Registrar said only candidates who made the institution their first…

Pupils Write Common Entrance Exams Into Junior Secondary Schools for the First Time In Kaduna

According to Malam Nasir Mohammed, Director, Education Resource Department, Kaduna State Quality Assurance Authority, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna that it was the first time the pupils would be made to write examination to be qualified for placement into JSS I. “What we did previously was to interview the pupils and…

Abuja Set To Host World Cycling Centre – Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Sports

Adesola Olusade, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Sports, has expressed the country’s readiness to host a World Cycling Centre in Abuja that will serve the need of nations in sub-Sahara Africa. Nigeria had earlier this year applied to the International Cycling Union (UCI) to site one of its centres in Abuja, request we…

Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed Weds Lebanese Bride as Second Wife

Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, wedded his second wife, Natasha Mariana, a Lebanese-Nigerian woman at the Syrian mosque in Ikoyi Lagos, Nigeria on Friday. Mariana becomes the second wife of the governor, who is already married and has children. Mohammed of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), was declared winner of the Bauchi state governorship election…

Sports journalist, Akinloye Oyebanji, dies at 62

Nigerian veteran sports journalist and retired Director of Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Akinloye Oyebanji, has died at the age of 62 His family confirmed to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that Akinloye Oyebanji passed on at National Hospital, Abuja, on Saturday morning after a long battle with heart failure. It was reported that Akinloye Oyebanji…

Frank Lampard Wants Bakayoko Out Of Chelsea

Chelsea are reportedly prepared to listen to offers for Tiemoue Bakayoko as new boss Frank Lampard attempts to trim down his squad. The former Monaco midfielder spent last season on loan at AC Milan after struggling to adapt to the Premier League following his £40 million move. Bakayoko arrived in England with a lot of…