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Gbeleyi Abayomi The streets of Johannesburg is filled with armed protesters as another fresh round of violence is currently building up. The demand of the protesters is that foreigners should return to where they came from. In a report by Sowetan Live, a South African newspaper, the protesters, who carried dangerous weapons such as knobkerries, …

Gbeleyi Abayomi The “slapping Senator “ Senator Elisha Abbo Representing Adamawa North senatorial district, has been presented with “Excellence in Leadership” Award by the Royalty Academy Numan. This time by Royalty Academy . The award organizers described Senator Abbo as an outstanding young federal lawmaker who has distinguished himself in lawmaking business. According to the …

The wife of the Lagos State Governor, Dr. (Mrs) Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu has advised Agencies of government to shun unhealthy rivalry that would hamper the delivery of quality service to residents of the State. The First Lady stated this during the quarterly stakeholders meeting on emergency and disaster management organized by Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, …

By  Editor Abayomi Gbeleyi The national leader of the all progressive congress, Asiwaju bola Ahmed Tinubu has hailed Supreme Court judgment that upheld the victory of isiaka adegboyega oyetola as osun Gov. In his statement on his twitter handle, the former Lagos gov stated that the ruling further vindicated the judiciary.                . “The judgment …

President Emmanuel Macron of France attributed his decision to visit the Afrika Shrine in Lagos to his nostalgia for the good memories of the iconic place. The President stated this while reacting to questions after a closed door bilateral talks with President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa, Abuja, on Tuesday. It is believed that …

Another tanker explosion happened along Suleja road in Niger state this morning. This accident has occurred barely 24 hours after the petrol tanker explosion on Otedola bridge in Lagos that claimed the lives of 9 persons including a minor The fire accident occurred at Mallam Karo, along Minna-Suleja Road involving a collision between a truck and …

After 15 days of triumphs, tears and controversy, the World Cup’s group stage drew to a close on Thursday. Here, AFP Sport ranks the 16 teams to have made it through based on their performances in Russia so far. 1. Croatia Three wins out of three, including a thumping of Argentina, sends Croatia through top …

Nigerian striker, Odion Ighalo has pleaded with Nigerians over the suspected death threat issued to him on social media. Ighalo had two clear-cut chances when Nigeria was eliminated from the ongoing Russia 2018 World cup. Many Nigerian fans believe if Ighalo had utilised the chances it would have seen the Super Eagles through to the …

Germany’s defence of their World Cup crown ended in the group stage after they suffered a stunning defeat to South Korea on Wednesday. The four-time champions’ exit amounts to one of the greatest shocks in the tournament’s history, allowing Sweden and Mexico to go through while in Group E, Brazil and Switzerland advanced. Here, AFP …

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says N147 billion June remittance to the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC),  was in line with the terms of agreement it had with governors on the matter. The Corporation disclosed this in a statement signed by the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, on Thursday in Abuja. …