Author: Adebayo Owolabi

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Cristiano Ronaldo on Tuesday said he was proud of his Champions League heroics against Atletico Madrid in Turin, adding that performances such as these were the reason Juventus signed him from Real Madrid. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ronaldo scored a hat-trick, including two headers and a late penalty as Juventus stormed […]

The Kwara State University (KWASU) has expressed shock over the death of Prof. Pius Adesanmi, in the Ethiopian Airbus 737 Maz 8 that crashed in Addis Ababa on March 10. NAN reports that Adesanmi was the Deputy Director of KWASU’s Abiola Irele School of Theory and Criticism, which runs every summer on KWASU campus. In […]

Alhaji Shuaibu Yaman, a former governorship aspirant in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara, has congratulated the Governor-elect of the state, Alhaji Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq, over his victory. In a statement he issued on Tuesday in Abuja, Yaman also congratulated the 24 members of the state House of Assembly who were elected on the platform […]

Kannywood actor, Bello Muhammed, says he will cut off his trade mark hair in fulfilment of a promise to do so, if President Muhammadu Buhari is reelected. Muhammed disclosed this on his insta page, generalbmb4pmb, saying the hair cutting event will hold in Kaduna. The Plateau based actor, actively took part in campaigns and rallies […]

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday returned to Abuja after participating in Saturday’s Gubernatorial and State House of Assembly elections in his hometown, Daura, Katsina State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Presidential aircraft that conveyed Buhari, his wife Aisha, and some of his aides, landed at the presidential wing of the Nnamdi […]

Ogun House of Assembly on Tuesday, reconvened after the election break and passed a motion confirming the Deputy Clerk of the House of Assembly, Mr Adedeji Adeyemo as the Acting Clerk. Mr Olakunle Oluomo, the Deputy Speaker (APC-Ifo 1), moved the motion for the confirmation during plenary, seconded by Jemili Akingbade (ADC-Imeko Afon) and supported […]

The Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) says Team Nigeria is participating in the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Beach Volleyball World Tour which began in Qatar on Tuesday. Kehinde Lamidi, the Chairman, Media and Publicity Committee of NVBF, said in Lagos that the Nigerian male team would join 36 other countries in the tournament holding from March […]

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti has said that victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state is a call to those elected and the party to embark on quality service and performance in office. The governor said this on Sunday at the Government House Chapel, Ado Ekiti, during a special church service was […]

YIAGA AFRICA, a civil society organisation on Sunday listed Adamawa, Borno,Nasarawa, Kwara, Oyo, Rivers, Kaduna and Zamfara as states with alleged most reports of vote buying during the March 9 elections. Dr Hussaini Abdu ,Chair, Watching The Vote Working(WTV) Group of YIAGA AFRICA made this known at a news conference on the governorship, state houses […]

A United Kingdom- based rising Nigerian rap artist, “Mz Jazzie’’ on Monday attributed the title, “Afro-Rap Queen’’ to herself; saying the position had since been vacant and needed an occupant. The law-graduate turned rapper told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on telephone that it became necessary to adopt the title because most […]



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