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Ibrahim Magu: EFCC doesn’t witch-hunt

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, has dismissed the speculations that the anti-graft agency is being used to witch-hunt the perceived enemies of President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government.

Cleric: Nigeria has leaders without mission

General Overseer of Abundance Pentecostal Mission International, Bishop Victor David Enweruzo, has said the development of Nigeria has been stunted because of leaders without agenda or sense of mission.
Former Jigawa State Governor Sule Lamido

Ex-Governor Lamido: President Buhari-led APC government is evil, visionless

A former Governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Sule Lamido, has described the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress at the centre as incompetent, visionless, evil and divisive.

R-APC hails defection of lawmakers

The Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC), which recently pulled out of the mainstream ruling party, has hailed the lawmakers who defected Tuesday saying the move will ”redirect the compass for better politics.”

Ooni to launch a book on Queen Moremi

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi is set to launch a book on Queen Moremi Ajasoro, Princess Ronke Ademiluyi, a cultural ambassador has said.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala: Why I didn’t quit ex-President Jonathan’s government

Two-time minister of finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has revealed why she did not resign from Goodluck Jonathan’s administration, despite calls for her to resign.

Max Allegri: Juventus must foul more or they won’t come out of Inter tie...

Juventus must foul more when they face Inter Milan, than they did in defeat to Napoli, or they "won't come out alive," says Massimiliano Allegri.

Pope Francis tells young Cubans to ‘fall in love with Jesus’

Pope Francis on Saturday invited young people of Cuba to have courage and to work together to build up the Cuban Church of tomorrow.

Ekiti APC to sanction aspirants using blackmail, hate speeches

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has issued a warning to its governorship aspirants not to use blackmail or hate speech.

#BBNaija: Tobi and Rico Swavey emerge winners of Nokia challenge

The pair of Tobi and Rico Swavey emerged as the winners of Big Brother Naija (Double Wahala) “Duo Clip” special task sponsored by Nokia.

Why Transparency International corruption index report on Nigeria is a sham

The a vowed mission of Transparency International is to stop corruption and promote transparency, accountability and integrity at all levels and across all sectors of society.

NAF: We’ve trained over 500 special forces personnel in 6 months

The Nigerian Air Force has said it trained over 500 personnel of its special forces in asymmetric warfare in the past six months.

Governor Lalong reassures corps members of security ‎

Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has reassured the 2017 Batch “B” stream two Corps members deployed to the state of their security and well being. ‎

I’m most qualified to lead PDP – Uche Secondus

A foremost contestant for the seat of the National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has said he remains the best and most qualified candidate to lead the party.

Troops to get outstanding allowances this week – Army chief Tukur Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Monday, assured troops of the Operation Lafiya Dole that their two months outstanding operational allowances would be paid this week.

Governor Ajimobi tasks South West leaders on developmental challenges

Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has called on his counterparts, party leaders and other public office holders under the All Progressives Congress (APC) to sacrifice their self interest and work more towards surmounting developmental challenges confronting the region.

Teacher who died saving kids in Brazil fire given award

Brazil's President Michel Temer on Sunday honored a nursery school teacher who died while rescuing children from a blaze set deliberately by a security guard, killing nine people.

Queen Moremi Ajasoro pageant will reawaken cultural values in youths – Ooni of Ife

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, has said that the introduction of the Queen Moremi Ajasoro (QMA) beauty pageant is to reawaken cultural values and responsibilities among Nigerian youths, especially, girls.

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Brazil manager under fire for playing Neymar

Brazil battled Nigeria in an international friendly on Sunday and drew 1-1 but that was the last thing people were talking about after the final whistle blew in Singapore.
Super Falcons skipper Onome Ebi has wishes Barcelona Ladies forward Asisat Oshoala best of luck ahead of UEFA Women’s Champions League final with Lyon on Saturday evening in Budapest.

Tokyo 2020: Onome Ebi raps NFF over Falcons’ ouster

Super Falcons defender Onome Ebi says she is yet to come to terms with Nigeria’s ouster from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, even as she frowned at the shenanigans that surrounded the resignation of Swede coach Thomas Dennerby.

Auchi polytechnic employee found dead in farm

An employee of Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi, Mr. Samuel Okolie, who disappeared on October 9, has been found dead in his farm at Aviele community, near Auchi, in the Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo State.

Ministry: 45% of deaths of children preventable with healthy diets

Forty-five per cent of deaths of children could be prevented through eating of healthy diets, Dr. Mohammed Bello Umar, Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, has declared.
Football fans have hailed the performance of Joe Aribo in Nigeria’s 1-1 draw against Brazil in Sunday’s international friendly in Singapore.

Gernot Rohr proud of Super Eagles display in friendly draw against Brazil

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr is satisfied with the performance of his players in Sunday’s 1-1 friendly draw against five-time world champions, Brazil.