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Kim Darroch

British government defends ambassador who called Donald Trump ‘incompetent’

The British government is defending its ambassador to the United States following reports that he described President Donald Trump as “inept” and “incompetent” in memos sent to the British Foreign Commonwealth Office.

Rep Femi Gbajabiamila vows to sue CUPP for defamation

The Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila (APC-Lagos) has threatened to sue the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), for defamation of character.
Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya

Governor Yahaya suspends all government’s appointments, contracts in Gombe

The newly sworn-in governor of Gombe State, Inuwa Yahaya, has suspended all appointments, contracts and allocations by the state and local government councils as from March 10.
Grammys

Childish Gambino wins four Grammys for ‘This Is America’

Childish Gambino on Sunday grabbed his fourth Grammy of the night, the coveted Record of the Year prize for best overall song, for his politically charged hit “This Is America.” The trap gospel song packed...
Beautiful Nubia

Beautiful Nubia urges fellow musicians to correct societal ills through their songs

Segun Akinlolu also known as “Beautiful Nubia’’, a folklore musician, on Tuesday implored musicians in the country to use their God-given talents to correct the ills of the society.

Justice Onnoghen: US, UK, EU reactions hasty, mistaken – Presidency

The Presidency on Sunday heavily criticised the United States, the United Kingdom and the European Union for voicing their opposition against the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, without allegedly following due process of law.
Alhaji Abdu Ringo, Chairman, the All Progressives Congress (APC), Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s integrity will earn him second term in office.

Election: President Buhari’s integrity will earn him second term – APC chief

Alhaji Abdu Ringo, Chairman, the All Progressives Congress (APC), Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s integrity will earn him second term in office.

Olusegun Obasanjo: Shehu Shagari an epitome of integrity, forgiveness

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday, condoled the family of ex-President Shehu Shagari, describing him as an epitome of integrity, commitment, who had faith in God.
Francis Meshioye

Francis Meshioye: There is nothing negative about Ogboni fraternity

The Reformed Ogboni Fraternity says its ultimate objective is to promote good values, discipline and justice in the society.

Gareth Bale: Anger fuelled Champions League overhead kick against Liverpool

Gareth Bale has told the Daily Mail that anger at being left out of Real Madrid's starting XI for the Champions League final against Liverpool helped fuel the stunning overhead kick that set them on the path to a 3-1 victory.

Governor Fayose: President Buhari will lose if 2019 election is free and fair

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, says president Muhammadu Buhari will lose if the 2019 election is free and fair.

Osun guber: Governor Aregbesola predicts victory for APC

Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun has expressed optimism that Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, would win the Sept. 22 governorship election in the state.
Mahmood Halilu

Adamawa guber: Businessman gets APC nomination form to challenge Governor Bindow

Mahmood Halilu, chairman of Hinterland Group of Companies and member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council in 2015, has obtained his expression of interest and nomination form to run for governorship in Adamawa State.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Governor Obaseki urges behavourial change in anti-corruption fight

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has called on Nigerians to have a change of attitude by demanding probity from their leaders if the country is ever going to record meaningful progress in the fight against corruption.
Pope John Paul I

Forty years ago: Three popes in three months

The death 40 years ago of Pope John Paul I, who reigned for just 33 days in 1978, paved the way for the Roman Catholic Church to have three pontiffs in three months.
President Buhari receives in courtesy visit Urhobo Traditional Rulers and Leadership of the Urhobo Progressive Union in State House on 25th June 2018

President Buhari: I won’t go to jail because I have integrity

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he will not go to jail at the end of his administration because he has integrity and he is honest.

CNN’s Anthony Bourdain dead at 61 from apparent suicide

Bourdain was in France working on an upcoming episode of his award-winning CNN series “Parts Unknown.” His close friend Eric Ripert, the French chef, found Bourdain unresponsive in his hotel room Friday morning.

2019: PDP youth group lauds ex-Governor Daniel’s appointment as ex-VP Atiku Abubakar’s campaign chief

The PDP National Youth Rebirth Forum has congratulated the former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, on his recent appointment as the Director-General of the Atiku Abubakar Campaign Organisation.

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Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has approved the reappointment of Mr. Abba Anwar as his Chief Press secretary.

Ruga: Governor Ganduje, Kano Igbos reject call for relocation of Fulani from South

Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje alongside Igbo leaders from Kano has rejected calls from some notable Northern political leaders that all Fulani herdsmen living in the Southern part of the country should relocate to the North the idea, describing it as divisive and retrogressive.

Army commander renews call on Boko Haram to surrender

The newly promoted General Officer Commanding 7 Division, Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Bulama Biu, has renewed call to Boko Haram insurgents to surrender their arms.
Alex Iwobi

Alex Iwobi: What I’ll do if Arsenal sign Wilfried Zaha

Arsenal winger, Alex Iwobi, has stated that he may be forced to exit the club if it signs Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha.
Protesters renew calls for an independent inquiry into police brutality [Anthony Wallace-AFP]

Thousands take to Hong Kong streets to denounce police brutality

Thousands of people are once again pouring onto the streets of Hong Kong, as anti-government protesters renew calls for an independent inquiry into police brutality, alongside other key pro-democracy demands.
Biodun Fatoyinbo

Rape: Biodun Fatoyinbo accuses Timi, Busola Dakolo of conspiracy, falsehood

Embattled Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) has launched a fightback over allegations that he raped celebrity photographer Mrs. Busola Dakolo some 16 years ago.