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Our track record of integrity in public service speaks for us – Tambuwal

Tambuwa and his supporters after appearing at the panel. | Image: @ AWTambuwal Sokoto ex-governor appears before probe panel By Valentine Amanze The Sokoto State immediate past governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has exonorated his administration of any mis-governance in the state. Tambuwal spoke after appearing at the Justice Mu’azu Abdulkadir Pindiga-led Sokoto State Judicial Commission of […]

Southern Nigerian group condemns advocacy for state police

‘Governors and the politicians would abuse the state police if floated’ By Ibe Nwosu The Southern Nigeria-based  non-governmental organization, the Southern  Nigerian  People’s Mandate (SNPM), has condemned the move by the federal government to float state-owned police to curb crime in Nigeria. The group, in a statement issued by its president, Mr. Augustine Chukwudum, at […]

Review Abia varsity’s records, structures from 2019 to 2023, Otti tasks panel

The ABSU Visitation Panel group photograph. | Image: @alexottiofr  ‘We have chosen the members of the panel carefully, based on their professional experience and competence in the field of education’ By Valentine Amanze Abia State Governor, Dr Alex Otti, has tasked the nine-member Visitation Panel of Abia State University, Uturu (ABSU), to review its records […]

Nwifuru warns miners over negligence of duty

Governor Nwifuru and the miners during the meeting. | Image: Nweze Anaga .Says you must cover your mining pits, remit royalties, other levies to govt By Nweze Anaga, Abakaliki  Ebonyi State Governor Francis Ogbonna Nwifuru has expressed sadness over miners’ negligence of duties in the state and therefore warned them to always close mining pits […]

Pray for Nigerian leaders, pastor tasks Niger indigenes

Governor Umar Bago of Niger State | File Image He expressed worry that the constant absence of Governor Bago from the state is now attracting negative compliments from citizens who not only massively voted for him but expect that he listens to their cry for help with the harsh economic situation By Mohammed Usman The […]

Reflections on the Super Eagles’ defeat

Super Eagles | File Image ‘Survival in Nigeria is honestly not in sight unless something drastic happens’ By Valentine Obienyem The loss of the Super Eagles is undoubtedly a bitter pill to swallow, especially given the consensus that the Ivorian team outperformed them. However, beyond this defeat, what should truly concern us as Nigerians is […]

AFCON 2023: Alex Iwobi and the ‘Bullygans’ of Nigeria

Alex Iwobi when he was playing for Everton | File Image AFCON 2023: Alex Iwobi and the ‘Bullygans’ of Nigeria   ‘So, when one of Nigeria’s finest and most loyal footballers, Alex Iwobi, reacted angrily to Nigerians bullying him on the social media for what they considered his below par performance especially in the final […]

How Fulham captain, Cairney, rates Manchester United

Fulham captain Tom Cairney | Image: Google ‘Going forward they’re a threat and it’s nice to see’ Manchester United “look like they are going to score goals when they go forward”, says Fulham captain Tom Cairney. United have won five and drawn one of their six games so far in 2024, scoring at least twice […]

African players storm Premier League with pride after AFCON

Taiwo Awoniyi scored for Nottingham Forest on Saturday after returning from injury. | Image: Wikipedia Some of the continent’s great, who could resume club duty this weekend after the international break include Bryan Mbeumo, Taiwo Awoniyi, Lyle Foster, Mohamed Salah, Yoane Wissa, Jordan Ayew, and Alex Iwobi  African players are set to resume duties at […]