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Saudi Arabia draw 2-2 against Super Eagles

Super Eagles| Photo: Daily Trust Kelechi Iheanacho came off the bench to give Nigeria the lead after the Super Eagles went behind in the second half via Salman Al Faraj after goalkeeper Francis Uzoho mishandled a corner kick, flicking the ball into his own net Nigeria’s national football team, the Super Eagles, was forced to […]

Obayi’s outburst against his Bishop

Bishop Godffrey Onah| Photo: Guardian ‘Bishop Onah mandated me to build a museum where I would keep the deities I remove from villages. I spent N2.8 million to build the museum upstairs inside the cathedral and reported to my bishop. The only ‘thank you’ I got from my bishop was that he asked me where […]

Identity crisis: Accept Obi’s counsel, group tells Tinubu

Asiwaju BolaAhmed Tinubu| File photo ‘We were therefore deeply relieved when Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour Party in the February 2023 presidential election, brushed politics aside and offered Tinubu a well-intentioned and genuine counsel which, if embraced by Mr President, will put paid to the ongoing controversy’ By Valentine Amanze The Neo […]

AFCON 2023: Nigeria’s Super Eagles draw hosts Cote d’Ivoire

Super Eagles | File photo ‘Twenty-four teams will be taking part in the delayed competition billed for January 13 and February 11, 2024’ Nigeria’s national football team, the Super Eagles, have been drawn against hosts Cote d’Ivoire in Group A of the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON). The draw was held at the Parc […]

Gaza: Israeli strikes kill 13 hostages – Hamas

Israel bombing Gaza to stop Hamas rockets shows why its U.S. military aid should end. Creator: MAHMUD HAMS | Credit: AFP – Getty Images Copyright: AFP Israel says Hamas has taken more than 150 people hostage, including both civilians and security forces. “Thirteen prisoners… including foreigners” were killed in five locations targeted by Israeli fighter […]

Troops neutralise 50 terrorists, arrest 114 others

File photo of troops during an operation in the North-West. | Channelstv  ‘Troops recovered 65 assorted weapons and 400 assorted ammunition’ Troops of the Nigerian Army have killed no fewer than 50 terrorists in the ongoing military operations across the country. They also arrested 114 suspected insurgents, according to the Director of Defence Media Operations, […]

Tinubu appoints Ola Olukoyede as EFCC boss

Ola Olukoyede. | Photo: Channelstv Olukoyede is a lawyer with over 22 years of experience as a regulatory compliance consultant and specialist in fraud management and corporate intelligence By Akin Muyiwa   Nigeria’s President Bola Tinubu has appointed Ola Olukoyede as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Olukoyede succeeded the suspended Abdulrasheed […]

Why govt should free Nnamdi Kanu, by group

Kanu and IPOB members.| File photo ‘Granting Kanu state pardon would end the agitations in the South-East’ By Ahmed Sule The Movement for the Advancement of National Transformation, (MANTRA) has called on the Nigerian government to free the detained leader of Indegenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. The group said that granting Kanu […]

Ifeanyi Ubah defects to APC from YPP

Senator Ifeanyi Ubah| Photo: Channelstv. ‘I defected due to irreconcilable differences in the YPP’ The senator representing Anambra South District in the National Assembly, Senator Ifeanyi Ubah, has defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), while dumping the Young Progressives Party (YPP), which gave him the platform in 2019 and 2023. He said that […]