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FIFA Ban Luis Suarez For Nine Matches And For Four Months

4 years ago /
History 

FIFA has confirmeed that Luis Suarez is to receive  a nine match suspension and be banned for four months from any football-related activity... More details to follow.........

Explosion Rocks Wuse II Area Of Abuja

4 years ago /
Nation  Security 

An explosion has been heard at Abuja district of Wuse II.

A Bomb Blast Has Occurred In Mubi Area Of Adamawa State

4 years ago /
Nation  Security 

 A bomb blast has just occurred at the Kasuwan Kuturu market in Mubi area of Adamawa State.

Galadima Of Adamawa, Aliyu Raji, Passes Away

4 years ago /
Nation 

Mr Raji Aliyu, Galadima of Adamawa State has passed away. 

Bomb Blast Rocks Kano School

4 years ago /
Security 

Scores were feared dead Monday afternoon at the premises of Kano School of Health Technology located along Gida Murtala–B UK Road. The high calibre improvised explosive device went off around 2pm at a time the school is in session.

Sudanese Court Orders Release Of Christian Woman Sentenced To Death

4 years ago /
International News 

The 27-year-old was sentenced to death last month for converting from Islam to Christianity and gave birth to a daughter in jail. A Sudanese court has ordered the release of the woman sentenced to death for converting to Christianity, according to state media.

Update: Governor Amaechi Has Been Released, But Plane Still Grounded

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Rivers state Governor, Rotimi Amaechi, who was barred from travelling to Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, for a political rally and then detained for over an hour by a detachment of soldiers, has been released.    

Breaking: APC Governors Prevented From Attending Ekiti Mega Rally

4 years ago /
Politics 

The governors of Rivers and Edo states have been prevented from attending the ongoing APC Ekiti Mega rally in Ado Ekiti.

Breaking: Ibadan Business Tycoon Alhaji Arisekola Alao Dies In London

4 years ago /
Nation 

Alhaji Azeez Arisekola Alao is died. Reports say that the controversial businessman died in London. More Detaills to follow

Breaking: Adamawa Lawmakers Begin Proceedings Of Impeachment Against Governor Nyako

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Assembly on Wednesday directed its clerk to serve Messrs Nyako and Ngilari with an impeachment notice as it commenced impeachment proceedings against the state governor, Murtala Nyako, and his deputy, Bala Ngilari.

Gospel Crooner, Kefee Passes On

4 years ago /
Entertainment 

Gospel singer, Kefee is dead. It's confirmed that she passed on in the early hours of today, Friday June 13th, at a hospital in Los Angelos.

Emir Of Kano Passes On

4 years ago /
Nation 

Ado Abdullahi Bayero, the Emir of Kano, one of Nigeria’s most prominent traditional rulers, has died. The Emir died in the early hours of Friday in Kano according to family sources.

Breaking: Multiple Bomb Explosions Rock Jos Metropolis

4 years ago /
Nation 

Multiple bomb explosions have exploded in the Central area of Jos, Plateau State.    

Manchester United Announce Louis Van Gaal As Manager

4 years ago /
Sports  

Louis Van Gaal will take over as manager of Manchester United from the 2014/2015 season. He has signed a 3 year contract.

Abducted Chibok Schoolgirls 'shown' In New Boko Haram Video

4 years ago /
Nation 

A new video released by Islamist militants Boko Haram claims to show around 100 girls kidnapped from a school in Nigeria last month.  

Godswill Akpabio does minor cabinet reshuffle

4 years ago /
Nation 

In this latest development, Bassey Albert and Effiong Abia have been dropped by His Excellency.

Boko Haram abducts over 100 female students in Borno

4 years ago /
Nation 

Scores of girls have been abducted in an attack on a school in North-East Nigeria, parents say. Gunmen reportedly arrived at the school in Chibok, Borno State, late last night, and ordered the hostel’s teenage residents on to four lorries.  

Senate confirms Godwin Emefiele, Bulkachuwa

4 years ago /
Nation 

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Godwin Emefiele as the new Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria and the appointment of Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa as the new President of the Court of Appeal.

PRESIDENT JONATHAN SACKS MINISTER OF SPORTS, BOLAJI ABDULLAHI

4 years ago /
Nation  Sports  

President Goodluck Jonathan has relieved the Minister of Sports, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi of his job.  

MILITARY IMPOSES DUSK-TO-DAWN MOVEMENT RESTRICTION IN ADAMAWA

4 years ago /
Nation 

Nigerian troops operating in northeast state of Adamawa have reviewed the curfew period imposed on Michika and Madagali local government areas of the state.