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Governor Masari pledges all-inclusive government if re-elected

“Most of the aspirants are young men and women in their prime ages”, he noted, stressing that they still stand a chance of re-contesting election in their constituencies.

Kaduna residents groan as curfew bites hard

Some residents of Rigasa community in Kaduna, said on Tuesday that life has become extremely difficult for them since the imposition of a 24-hour curfew on the city by the Kaduna State Government.

President Buhari weeps in Bauchi

President Muhammadu Buhari was, on Thursday, in Bauchi State, moved to tears by the devastation caused by the fire incident that gutted no fewer than 750 shops in the central market in Azare.

Sultan Abubakar, General Dambazau, others bid Sheik Isiyaku Rabi’u farewell

Thousands of people including the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, attended the funeral prayer of Kano businessman, late Sheik Isiyaku Rabi’u on Friday in Kano.

Two dead in Sokoto during attempted prison break

The Sokoto State Police Command has confirmed two deaths and one hospitalised following a confrontation between hoodlums and Prison officials in Sokoto metropolis.

President Buhari urges elites to make sacrifices for Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all citizens, particularly the elites, to be prepared to make sacrifices as a foundation for national growth and development.

President Buhari urges Nigerians to be ready to pay ultimate price for national growth

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all Nigerians, particularly the elite, to be prepared to make sacrifices as a foundation for national growth and development.

President Buhari meets Katsina Elders’ Forum in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday met with members of Katsina Elders’ Forum at his private resident in Daura, Katsina State.

President Buhari loses two family members in quick succession – Presidency

The Presidency on Saturday said President Muhammadu Buhari’s extended family was bereaved with the deaths of two members in quick succession.

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PSG’s Kylian Mbappe celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the French League One soccer match between Amiens and Paris-Saint-Germain at the Stade de la Licorne stadium in Amiens, France, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. (Christophe Ena/Associated Press)

Kylian Mbappe lists out conditions to be met by Paris Saint-Germain for him stay

Kylian Mbappe has listed out some conditions to be met by Paris Saint-Germain if the club directors want him to remain at the Parc des Prince next season.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with the Liberian President, George Weah.

Presidents Buhari, Weah meet in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with the Liberian President, George Weah.
Enyimba wins record eighth Nigeria Professional Football League title following a 3-0 win against Akwa United in their Championship play-offs fixture at the Agege Stadium as runners-up Kano Pillars will represent Nigeria in 2020 CAF Champions League.

Enyimba win 8th NPFL title as Kano Pillars clinch CAF Champions League place

Enyimba wins record eighth Nigeria Professional Football League title following a 3-0 win against Akwa United in their Championship play-offs fixture at the Agege Stadium as runners-up Kano Pillars will represent Nigeria in the 2020 CAF Champions League.
Iker Casillas has dispelled rumours that he is set to retire from football following a heart attack during a Porto training session.

Real Madrid great Iker Casillas denies fresh retirement reports

Iker Casillas has denied fresh reports he is retiring from football after he suffered a heart attack during training with Porto last month.

Ecuador’s highest court approves same-sex marriage

Ecuador’s highest court on Wednesday approved same-sex marriage in a landmark ruling in the traditionally Catholic and conservative South American country.