Twitter Ban: Malami Orders Prosecution  of Offenders

Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN has directed for immediate prosecution of offenders of the Federal Government ban on Twitter operations in Nigeria. Malami directed the Director of Public Prosecution of the Federation (DPPF) at the Office of the Attorney General of the Federation […]

Petrol Pump Price Set To Hit N190 This Week-Marketers


There are speculations of petrol price hitting N190 amid concerns over the non-implementation of the full deregulation of the downstream petroleum sector. Top officials of two major marketers’ associations who spoke to Punch, said the continued increase in oil prices had brought back petrol subsidy as the pump price of […]

Independence Anniversary: Saraki Congratulates Nigerians, Preaches Unity


Former Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has congratulated Nigerians on the occasion of the nation’s 59th Independence Anniversary and called on them to further work for the unity of the nation. Saraki in a statement from his Media Office in Abuja, noted that the country has come a long […]

Etebo, Ajayi, 21 Others Make Super Eagles Squad To Face Brazil In Friendly Match


The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Thursday, September 26th announced a 23-man Super Eagles squad that will face Brazil national team in an international friendly. According to the squad released, Ramon Azeez and Abdullahi Shehu have been recalled while Peter Olayinka has been handed his first callup to the National […]

Nigeria, Canada And England Battle For Chelsea Defender Fikayo Tomori


England, Nigeria, and Canada are ready to battle for the services of Chelsea’s defender Fikayo Tomori. The 21-year-old was born in Calgary, Canada, to Nigerian parents but raised in England. He is eligible to represent the senior national teams of Nigeria, Canada, and England despite playing for Canada’s Under 20 team and for England’s […]

Xenophobia: Nigeria Evacuates Willing Citizens From South Africa


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced that Air Peace Airline, would commence the evacuation of Nigerians in South Africa from Sept. 6, following recent attacks on Nigerians in that country. Mr. Ferdinand Nwonye, Spokesperson for the Ministry, made this known in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. Nwonye said […]

Super Eagles Captain Mikel Obi Moves To Turkish SIde Trabzonspor


Turkish Super Ligue side Trabzonspor have announced the signing of Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel, reports Mikel penned a two-year contract with Trabzonspor with the option to extend for a further year. “A 2 + 1 year agreement was signed with the free captain of the Nigerian National Team, […]

AFCON 2019: Mali Sends Home Striker Niane For Slapping Captain


The Malian Football Federation have reportedly sent striker Adama Niane back home from the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt after he allegedly slapped team captain Abdoulay Diaby. The RSC Charleroi forward was expelled from his national team camp this week after he allegedly slapped fellow teammate and captain Abdoulay Diaby.   According to Footmali, […]

Unbelievable! Gorilla Swallows N6.8 Million In Kano Zoo


A finance officer at Kano Zoological Gardens has claimed that a gorilla swallowed N6.8 million that went missing under their watch. The finance officer, according to radio station in the state, Freedom Radio, said the gorilla “sneaked into their office” and carted away the money before swallowing it. The money […]