Headlines Today Tuesday, 31st January 2023

Security Operatives Lock Down Stadium, Stop APC Rally In Niger State

Security operatives on Tuesday barricaded the entrance to the New Bussa Township Stadium in Borgu Local Government Area of Niger State and prevented a planned Tinubu-Shettima campaign rally from taking place. Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi, the Deputy Chief Whip of the Senate, had organized a rally to promote the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress […]

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Flutterwave to revamp virtual card platform Barter, recommends Send

Flutterwave, Africa’s largest fintech company, has revealed its plans to revamp one of its retail offerings, Barter. The platform provides money transfer and virtual card services to Flutterwave customers. The decision to rebuild Barter was for improved efficiency and a better user experience, the firm explained in an email on January 31. “The company’s product […]

Flutterwave to revamp virtual card platform Barter, recommends Send

Rivers Police Nab Six-Man Criminal Gang With Firearms, Military Gears

The Rivers State Police Command said its officers arrested a suspected six-man criminal gang on the Elele-Owerri Road of the State. The police said the suspects were arrested during a stop-and-search operation, adding that five firearms, military and other security gears were recovered in the vehicles conveying the gang. The spokesperson for the Command, Grace […]

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BBTitans: Being paired with nonchalant partner led to my eviction – Sandra

Evicted Big Brother Titans, BBTitans, housemate, Sandra Essien, has explained that her eviction from the reality show was a result of being paired with Theo Traw. Speaking with Ebuka Obi Uchendu after her eviction, Sandra noted that she had doubts about progressing in the show when she was paired with Traw, who she described as […]

BBTitans: Being paired with nonchalant partner led to my eviction – Sandra

Obi’s Bauchi Campaign Director, Others Dump LP, Drum Support For PDP

Alhassan Bawu, the campaign director of the Labour Party’s (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, in Bauchi State, has defected to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Bawu, who dumped the LP alongside other officials of the party in the North-Easst, blamed the Party’s lack of structure at the State, local and ward levels for the decision. […]

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Transfer: Arsenal recall midfielder from loan after Mohamed Elneny’s injury

Arsenal, on Tuesday evening, recalled midfielder Salah-Eddine Oulad M’hand from his loan at Hull City. DAILY POST reports that this is coming after Arsenal confirmed a ‘significant’ injury to Mohamed Elneny. Arsenal’s statement read in part, “Salah-Eddine Oulad M’hand has been recalled from his loan spell at Championship side Hull City. “We welcome Salah back […]

Transfer: Arsenal recall midfielder from loan after Mohamed Elneny’s injury

BBTitans: You’re wrong for ignoring Nelisa after sleeping with her – Yaya confronts Mmeli

The Big Brother Titans, BBTitans housemate, Yaya has berated her fellow housemate, Mmeli, over his sexual encounter with Nelisa. Mmeli and Nelisa were said to have had sex after they were spotted kissing and cuddling. Nelisa was seen picking condoms for him in a viral clip on social media. Mmeli appeared to have been avoiding […]

BBTitans: You’re wrong for ignoring Nelisa after sleeping with her – Yaya confronts Mmeli

CBN ‘ll Continue To Redeem Old Naira Notes After Deadline – Emefiele Tells Reps

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has disclosed that banks will continue to accept old naira notes after the February 10 deadline. Emefiele spoke on Tuesday when he finally appeared before the House of Representatives ad hoc committee on the currency redesign and naira swap policy. He said the CBN […]

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Senate issues 48 hours ultimatum to Pantami to account for N13.9 billion

The Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy has been issued a 48-hour ultimatum to account for N13.9 billion Service Wide vote collected from 2017 to 2021. Chairman, Senate Committee on Public Accounts, Senator Mathew Uroghide handed down the ultimatum at an investigative hearing on Tuesday in Abuja. The directive followed the inability of the Permanent […]

Senate issues 48 hours ultimatum to Pantami to account for N13.9 billion

Tinubu Should Step Down, Go Home To Rest – Ossai Advises

Delta State Governor Special Assistant on Media Mr. Ossai Success has asked the Presidential Candidate of the All Progressive Congress APC Bola Tinubu to step down and rest. Ossai said he was heartbroken listening to the Presidential Candidate of the APC addressing Nigerians at various campaigns. READ MORE: Tinubu, APC Doomed With Same Faith Ticket — […]

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2023 Poll: Presidential Candidates’ Involvement In Drugs, Corruption Still Mere Allegations – NBA Vows

The Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, has vowed to deploy the instrumentality of the law to ensure that no ex-convict is allowed to contest the forthcoming presidential election. NBA, which is the umbrella body of legal practitioners in the country, noted that although some of the leading candidates in the impending presidential election have been accused […]

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Your attitude chased away many valuable PDP members – Ex-Minister, Oyelese tells Makinde

Elder Wole Oyelese, a former Minister of Power and Steel, has revealed that the overbearing attitude of Governor Seyi Makinde has driven many prominent members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) away. Oyelese, who spoke on Tuesday, noted that Makinde’s action in the last three and half years of his administration has forced many members […]

Your attitude chased away many valuable PDP members – Ex-Minister, Oyelese tells Makinde

2023 elections: APC, PDP have failed, reject them with your votes – Kwankwaso tells Nigerians

The New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) presidential candidate, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has declared that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are failed political parties. Kwankwaso made this disclosure on Tuesday in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The former governor of Kano State while addressing hundreds of NNPP supporters at […]

2023 elections: APC, PDP have failed, reject them with your votes – Kwankwaso tells Nigerians

Transfer: Top signing, he’ll protect back four – Paul Merson on Arsenal’s latest recruit

Arsenal legend, Paul Merson, has hailed the signing of Jorginho from Chelsea amid the divided reaction from the club’s supporters. In a stunning deadline-day transfer, Jorginho is set to switch from Chelsea to Arsenal in a £12million deal. The Gunners have been desperate for midfielder cover following the ‘significant’ injury to Mohamed Elneny as Mikel […]

Transfer: Top signing, he’ll protect back four – Paul Merson on Arsenal’s latest recruit

I’ll cut down unemployment drastically in my first four years – Tinubu

Presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu has said that, if he wins next month’s election, he will prune the high unemployment rate in Nigeria in his first four years as president. He addressed crowds of party faithful and members on Tuesday ago at the U.J Esuene Sports Stadium […]

I’ll cut down unemployment drastically in my first four years – Tinubu

Fake News Threatening General Elections – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has decried the increasing wave of fake news and disinformation traversing social media three weeks before the 2023 general elections. He stated that the trend had increased to an industrial scale despite warnings by the government to clamp down on fake news purveyors. The minister stated this […]

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Present condition of Kaduna under APC pitiable – Buhari’s in-law, Shaaban

President Muhammadu Buhari’s inlaw, Sani Shaaban has flagged off his governorship electioneering campaign in Kaduna State on the platform of the African Democratic Party, ADP, ahead of the 2023 general elections. Speaking in Kaduna during the campaign rally held at Tashan Yari, in Makarfi Local Government Area of state, the former House of Representatives member […]

Present condition of Kaduna under APC pitiable – Buhari’s in-law, Shaaban

“I’ll Never Forgive You All ” – Ayra Starr Says As Nigerian Passport Officers Embarrass Her

Popular Nigerian singer, Ayra Starr, has caused a social media buzz after she shared her ordeal at the Lagos passport office. The ‘Rush’ singer lamented over how she was told to remove her lashes. READ ALSO: Ayra Starr Falls On Stage During Performance In Ghana (Video) According to the star, the officials asked her to […]

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Stop Rejecting Old Naira Notes, NURTW Tells Members

The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), has directed its members to continue to receive the old naira notes, till the deadline of the Federal Government’s extension of the new currency swap policy on February 10. The Union’s President, Prof. Tajudeen Baruwa, gave the directive on Monday when the Director-General, National Orientation Agency (NOA), […]

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Transfer: Man Utd defender leaves Ten Hag’s side for another English club

Manchester United defender, Di’Shon Bernard, has left Old Trafford for Portsmouth on loan. Erik ten Hag’s side made this known in a statement via their website on Tuesday. Bernard made his senior Man United debut in the Europa League against Astana back in 2019. The 22-year-old will remain with the League One side for the […]

Transfer: Man Utd defender leaves Ten Hag’s side for another English club

Three Oyo Guards Gang-Rape Lady For Four Hours

The Oyo State Police Command has paraded nine suspects arrested for crimes ranging from kidnapping and armed robbery to rape and illegal possession of firearms. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Adewale Osifeso, who paraded the suspects before newsmen at the command headquarters in Eleyele on Monday, said a lady (name withheld), went to visit […]

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Tinubu Calls For Arrest Of PDP’s Spokesperson, Over Comment On Buhari’s Convoy Attack

Presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu has called for the arrest of the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Debo Ologunagba, for spreading what he described as fake news on the purported attack on President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Kano State. Information Nigeria reported that […]

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Wike Not A Man Of Courage – APC Chieftain Dares G-5 Leader To Name Preferred Presidential Candidate

Dakuku Peterside, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on governor Nyesom Wike to publicly name his preferred presidential candidate without further delay. Recall that Wike had vowed in December 2022 to reveal the choice candidate of the five Peoples Democratic Party aggrieved governors in January 2023. According to Peterside, the Rivers […]

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Transfer: Man United’s incoming signing, Sabitzer flies to England

Bayern Munich midfielder, Marcel Sabitzer, is set for a shock move to Manchester United before the January transfer window closes on Tuesday night. Manchester United are closing in on a loan deal for Sabitzer after the player was spotted getting ready to fly to England on Tuesday. The Red Devils are keen to secure Sabitzer’s […]

Transfer: Man United’s incoming signing, Sabitzer flies to England

You will end well in office – Primate of All Nigeria tells Gov. Ugwuanyi

The Archbishop, Metropolitan and Primate of All Nigeria (Anglican Communion), His Grace, Most Rev. Henry Ndukuba has expressed gratitude to Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for his generosity and immense contributions to the growth of God’s kingdom since the inception of his administration. Ndukuba, who spoke during the retirement service of the Provost of […]

You will end well in office – Primate of All Nigeria tells Gov. Ugwuanyi

Adamawa gets 6 new judges

Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State on Tuesday inaugurated six new judges. The governor, during the swearing-in of the judges at the Government House in Yola, charged them to protect the judiciary as the last hope of all and safeguard the country’s democracy. “All my life, I have never felt so fearful like the day […]

Adamawa gets 6 new judges

Fulani becoming endangered species in Nigeria – Coalition of pastoralists

The Coalition of Pastoralists Associations of Nigeria, CPAN, has called the attention of the Federal Government and the international community to the plight of herders. The body, at a press conference on Tuesday in Abuja, alleged that the Nigerian state and other tribes are attempting to destroy cattle-rearing businesses and chase the Fulani away. CPAN […]

Fulani becoming endangered species in Nigeria – Coalition of pastoralists

Transfer: Tottenham confirm signing of Chelsea forward

Tottenham have confirmed the signing of Jude Soonsup-Bell from Chelsea. Antonio Conte’s side disclosed this in a tweet via its Twitter handle on Tuesday. Tottenham’s tweet reads: “We are pleased to confirm the addition of Jude Soonsup-Bell to our Development Squad. “Welcome to Spurs, Jude.” Soonsup-Bell will be joining Tottenham’s Development Squad. He had been […]

Transfer: Tottenham confirm signing of Chelsea forward

Tinubu will transform Akwa Ibom, Niger Delta like Lagos – APC’s Udofia

The All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in Akwa Ibom State, Akanimo Udofia has expressed confidence of Bola Tinubu’s triumph in February. Udofia stated that the APC presidential candidate would transform Akwa Ibom and make the South-South look like Lagos State. The flagbearer said with the amount of human and natural resources in the region, […]

Tinubu will transform Akwa Ibom, Niger Delta like Lagos – APC’s Udofia

2023 election: 9,710 PVCs yet to be collected by Nasarawa residents

Despite the grace period given by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for collection of the Permanent Voters Card, about 9,710 of those cards are still lying down in the respective local government areas waiting for their real owners. Beyond the idle PVCs, the non-sensitive materials expected to be used in the presidential elections slated […]

2023 election: 9,710 PVCs yet to be collected by Nasarawa residents

INEC meets NURTW, admits fuels scarcity may affect elections

The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has said that the commission’s plans for Election Day may be significantly affected by the non-availability of fuel in the country. The INEC boss spoke at a meeting with the leadership of the National Union of Transport Workers (NURTW) in Abuja on Tuesday. […]

INEC meets NURTW, admits fuels scarcity may affect elections

Transfer: Cancelo spoke on Guardiola bust-up as he joins Bayern

Bayern Munich’s new signing, Joao Cancelo, has revealed the truth about his reported bust-up with Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola after completing his move from the Premier League champions to the Bundesliga champions. In a shock transfer deadline day story, Cancelo has joined the German giants on loan until the end of the season with […]

Transfer: Cancelo spoke on Guardiola bust-up as he joins Bayern

Ekiti Govt rehabilitates 7 township roads in 100 days

The administration of Governor Biodun Oyebanji has completed the rehabilitation of seven township roads in Ado Ekiti within his first 100 days in office. The information was disclosed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works and Transport, Sunday Komolafe while monitoring the completed and ongoing rehabilitation work on roads across the metropolis. According to Komolafe, […]

Ekiti Govt rehabilitates 7 township roads in 100 days

EPL: They won’t win league – Carragher’s prediction for Man Utd

Liverpool legend, Jamie Carragher, has predicted Manchester United to still finish in the Premier League top-four and qualify for next season’s Champions League despite the long-term injury sustained by their key midfielder Christian Eriksen. Eriksen recently left Old Trafford on crutches on Saturday night following a horrific challenge from Reading’s Andy Carroll during Man United’s […]

EPL: They won’t win league – Carragher’s prediction for Man Utd

Transfer updates: Enzo Fernandez to Chelsea, exit of Jorginho, Gallagher

More details have emerged from Chelsea’s pursuit of Benfica midfielder Enzo Fernandez. TalkSPORT’s Alex Crook also provided updates on the potential outgoings at Stamford Bridge. He confirmed Jorginho’s move to Arsenal and Conor Gallagher’s potential move to Newcastle, Everton or Crystal Palace. He said: “We’re still waiting for news from Portugal. The longer the clock […]

Transfer updates: Enzo Fernandez to Chelsea, exit of Jorginho, Gallagher

PDP sponsored thugs to attack Buhari in Kano – APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has accused the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of sponsoring thugs against President Muhammadu Buhari in Kano State. APC said PDP committed a treasonable felony by sponsoring thugs to attack Buhari during his visit to Kano. Felix Morka, the National Publicity Secretary of APC, urged security agencies to investigate and probe […]

PDP sponsored thugs to attack Buhari in Kano – APC

We can’t replace him – Ten Hag on Eriksen injury blow

Erik ten Hag has lamented Christian Eriksen’s injury, saying it would be difficult to replace the midfielder. The Manchester United boss, who addressed the press on Tuesday, said the club are disappointed by Eriksen’s situation. Eriksen was injured during Manchester United’s 3-1 victory over Reading in the FA Cup fourth round on Friday. The Denmark […]

We can’t replace him – Ten Hag on Eriksen injury blow

Bayern not blocking Man Utd’s Eriksen’s replacement – Transfer expert

Football transfer expert Alex Crook has given an update on Manchester United’s move for Christian Eriksen’s replacement. Eriksen is expected to be sidelined for at least four months following a terrible injury he sustained during Manchester United’s 3-1 win in the FA Cup on Friday. The Red Devils have now made a surprise move for […]

Bayern not blocking Man Utd’s Eriksen’s replacement – Transfer expert

Transfer: PSG’s Galtier confirm move for Chelsea’s winger

PSG manager Christophe Galtier has confirmed that talks are ongoing between the club and Chelsea for Hakim Ziyech. TalkSPORT understands that Blues forward Ziyech wants to leave Stamford Bridge after failing to hold down a regular starting place. Now Galtier has confirmed that the move is in the pipeline. He said: “We’re working on the […]

Transfer: PSG’s Galtier confirm move for Chelsea’s winger

Google unveils first startup accelerator for African women entrepreneurs

Global tech giant Google on Tuesday launched a programme that would provide resources and opportunities for women founders in Africa. The programme is tagged “First Google for Startups Accelerator: Women Founders in Africa” and will facilitate women’s inclusiveness in the continent’s tech space, News Agency of Nigeria, NAN reports. The Head of Google Startup Ecosystem, […]

Google unveils first startup accelerator for African women entrepreneurs

Vote for me as you voted Soludo – Tinubu at Anambra rally

Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Tuesday threw jabs at his fellow contestants, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and Mr Peter Obi of the Labour Party, LP, describing them as liar and betrayer respectively. Tinubu said: “We are not like PDP that forgot your rail […]

Vote for me as you voted Soludo – Tinubu at Anambra rally

Niger to sanction fuel stations hoarding, selling above pump price

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has threatened to deal decisively or sanction any filling station found not dispensing its allocation or selling above the stipulated approved pump price for Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) in the state. Bello issued the threat in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Ahmed Ibrahim Matane, […]

Niger to sanction fuel stations hoarding, selling above pump price

World Bank tasks Nigeria on equal access to broadband, digital economy

The World Bank has tasked Nigeria to increase its broadband penetration to provide internet access to people in rural areas and remote places. World Bank Country Director, Shubham Chaudhuri made the call on Tuesday in Abuja while speaking on the sidelines of the maiden Digital Economy Regional Conference themed, “Positioning West African Digital Economy for […]

World Bank tasks Nigeria on equal access to broadband, digital economy

Community alleges plot to free suspects of Ebonyi killings

Ekoli Edda community in Afikpo South Local Government Area of Ebonyi State on Tuesday petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari and the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, over the alleged subtle move by the state government to free persons indicted in the killing of a pregnant woman, police inspector and other youths in the community. A chieftain […]

Community alleges plot to free suspects of Ebonyi killings

Yobe North senatorial ticket: Lawan backtracks, seeks S’Court intervention

Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan may have backtracked on his earlier promise not to appeal judgement on the Yobe North Senatorial ticket which he lost to Bachir Machina. The primary election of Yobe North Senatorial district was conducted on 28th May 2022 at a time, Lawan contested for the 2023 presidential ticket of […]

Yobe North senatorial ticket: Lawan backtracks, seeks S’Court intervention

Toyin Abraham Opens Up On Strange Spiritual Story Surrounding Her Birth

Nollywood actress cum producer, Toyin Abraham-Ajeyemi has opened up on the rather strange spiritual story surrounding her birth. During a new interview with This Day Newspaper, the mother of one stated that she was stillborn and went on to reveal why she keeps her circle so small. In a chat with Vanessa Obioha, Toyin Abraham […]

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2023: I’ll get you constitutional recognition – NNPP candidate promises traditional rulers

Ahead of the forthcoming 2023 general elections, the Delta South Senatorial Candidate of the New Nigerian Peoples Party, Commodore Omatseye Nesiama has promised to ensure traditional rulers are well positioned constitutionally. Nesiama made the promise at the palace of the Odiologbo of Owhelogbo Kingdom, HRM Romanus Ejirememe Inana when he paid a consultative visit to […]

2023: I’ll get you constitutional recognition – NNPP candidate promises traditional rulers

Anglican Bishop under attack for kneeling before Enugu PDP guber candidate, Mbah [VIDEO]

An Anglican Bishop, Rt. Rev. Onyeka Onyia of the Nike Diocese in Enugu State has come under verbal attack after kneeling before Barr. Peter Mbah, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in the State, during a church service. The video of the incident has surfaced on the internet. The incident reportedly occurred during a […]

Anglican Bishop under attack for kneeling before Enugu PDP guber candidate, Mbah [VIDEO]

Emilokan has spiritual meaning, don’t joke with Tinubu – Primate Ayodele

The leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele has said Nigerians should pay close attention to the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu’s famous word, “Emilokan” because it has a deep spiritual manifestation. Ayodele explained that Nigerians joke a lot with the pronouncements of the APC presidential candidate because they don’t have an […]

Emilokan has spiritual meaning, don’t joke with Tinubu – Primate Ayodele

Serie A: Osimhen’s agent, Calenda wants protection against dangerous opponents

Victor Osimhen’s agent, Roberto Calenda has called on referees in the Italian top flight to protect his client from dangerous opponents. The 24-year-old has enjoyed rave reviews this season following his impressive displays for Serie A leaders Napoli. Osimhen scored a goal-of-the-season in Napoli’s 2-1 victory against AS Roma at the weekend. The Nigerian is […]

Serie A: Osimhen’s agent, Calenda wants protection against dangerous opponents

Nigeria’s public debt stock increases to N44.06trn in Q3 2022 – NBS

Nigeria’s public debt stock increased from N42.84 trillion (103.31 billion dollars) in the second quarter of 2022 to N44.06 trillion (101.91 billion dollars) in the third quarter of 2022. The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, said this on Tuesday in its Nigerian Domestic and Foreign Debt Report for Q3 2022 released in Abuja, NAN reports. […]

Nigeria’s public debt stock increases to N44.06trn in Q3 2022 – NBS

Kogi Assembly confirms Majebi as substantive Chief Judge

The Kogi State House of Assembly has confirmed Justice Josiah Joe Majebi as the substantive chief Judge of the state. His confirmation came seven months after Governor Yahaya Bello appointed him as the Kogi State acting chief judge. Reading a correspondence from Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State requesting Justice Majebi’s confirmation at plenary in […]

Kogi Assembly confirms Majebi as substantive Chief Judge

Youths chase down bus carrying snacks for Tinubu’s supporters, cart away cartons [VIDEO]

Some youths at the Anambra rally of the All Progressives Congress, APC have ambushed and broken open a bus carrying snacks meant to be distributed to party members. The youths are reported to be among those who gathered to welcome the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu DAILY POST reports that […]

Youths chase down bus carrying snacks for Tinubu’s supporters, cart away cartons [VIDEO]

You must subscribe to neutrality on election day – INEC to transport unions

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said members of the transport unions must subscribe to the oath of neutrality on election day. The Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu disclosed this Tuesday at a sensitisation meeting on the implementation of the commission’s Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Union of Road Transport Workers […]

You must subscribe to neutrality on election day – INEC to transport unions

PDP Reps candidate, Olayinka condemns APC over alleged shooting of teenager in Ekiti

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) House of Representatives candidate for Ekiti Central Federal Constituency 2, Lere Olayinka, has described as callous and unfortunate, the shooting of a teenager in Ikoro Ekiti State. The teenager was allegedly shot by security men in the campaign train of the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Biodun Omoleye. Olayinka, who […]

PDP Reps candidate, Olayinka condemns APC over alleged shooting of teenager in Ekiti

BREAKING: Banks will still accept old notes after deadline – Emefiele tells Reps

Nigerians with old notes can still deposit them at commercial banks even after the February 10 deadline, this is according to the Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele. Emefiele stated this on Tuesday while appearing before the House of Representatives ad hoc committee. It would be recalled that the lawmakers had accused Emefiele of breaching section […]

BREAKING: Banks will still accept old notes after deadline – Emefiele tells Reps

EFCC targets more naira sellers as racketeers expose culpable bankers

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, is on the trail of more sellers of naira notes after separate operations in Abuja. The agency arrested some racketeers in Zone 4 and the Dei Dei axis of the Federal Capital Territory on Saturday, January 28 and Monday, January 30. EFCC Head of Media, Wilson Uwujaren said […]

EFCC targets more naira sellers as racketeers expose culpable bankers

NNPCL takes over Addax petroleum production sharing contract assets

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Limited, NNPCL has taken over Addax Petroleum Production Sharing Contract, PSC. This is according to a statement posted on NNPCL’s official Twitter handle on Tuesday. For the past 24 years, NNPCL and Addax Petroleum have had an agreement on a Production Sharing Contract, PSC, however, NNPCL said the partnership has […]

NNPCL takes over Addax petroleum production sharing contract assets

Opposition wants to destabilize electoral process using fake news – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed has said there is an increasing wave of fake news and disinformation, especially in the social media space. Mohammed who made this known on Tuesday said the opposition is using fake news to undermine the elections. He said fake news and disinformation constitute a potent threat to the elections because […]

Opposition wants to destabilize electoral process using fake news – Lai Mohammed

Southern Kaduna youths pledge peace, orderliness during elections

The youth wing of the Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has appealed to members in the area to ensure peace and order during the forthcoming general elections. The forum advised youths not to allow themselves be used as tools of destruction by politicians who may wish to cause violence before, during and after the elections […]

Southern Kaduna youths pledge peace, orderliness during elections

BBNaija Star, Leo DaSilva Raises Alarm Over Thriving Organ Harvesting Ring In Nigeria

Big Brother Naija star, Leo DaSilva has raised an alarm about an organ harvesting ring thriving in Nigeria. The reality show star who was reacting to a report on missing Nigerians, said he was pushed to go public with the claim after someone close to him almost fell victim to the antics of these organ […]

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Tinubu Established Jagaban Army To Disrupt National Security, Attacked Buhari’s Convoy – PDP Alleges

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the attack on President Muhammadu Buhari by some hoodlums in Kano State and accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu of plotting the attack. Buhari’s chopper was attacked on Monday by angry youths during his visit to Kano where he commissioned some projects initiated […]

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APC stalwarts, party members defect to PDP in Katsina

Three members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), at the House of Representatives who did not secure tickets for the 2023 elections have defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Katsina State. Hamza Dalhatu (Rimi/Charanci/Batagarawa constituency), Salisu Iro (Katsina constituency) and Ahmad Dayyabu (Danmusa/Batsari/Safana constituency), the three Reps members dumped the APC after a […]

APC stalwarts, party members defect to PDP in Katsina

We’ll Break APC’s ‘Loop Of Bondage’ Offering Pain, Misery To Nigerians – Edo PDP

The Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Council has lambasted the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the hardship being faced all over the country. The PDP’s reaction stems from the massive protest that rocked the state over petrol scarcity and the hike in fuel prices. Chris Osa Nehikhare, the Deputy […]

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Tinubu insulted over 7.9m Akwa Ibom people instead of selling his manifesto – Gov Emmanuel

The Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel has said the Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Ahmed Tinubu was incapable of selling his manifesto despite the conducive atmosphere the state government provided for him to flag off his campaigns rally in the state. Udom claimed Tinubu has proven to the people that […]

Tinubu insulted over 7.9m Akwa Ibom people instead of selling his manifesto – Gov Emmanuel

Emefiele Misled Buhari On New Naira Implication, Outcome – Doguwa

Alhassan Ado Doguwa, House of Representatives majority leader, on Monday said he suspects that President Muhammadu Buhari was misled by the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele on the redesign of the N200, N500, N1,000 bank notes. Doguwa who stated this in an interview with Channels Television’s Politics Today, expressed hope […]

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BREAKING: Emefiele finally appears before Reps committee after threat of Arrest

Godwin Emefiele, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, on Tuesday finally appeared before the House of Representatives Committee, investigating the Naira swap exercise. The Committee and delegation of the CBN are currently meeting at the National Assembly. The meeting commenced around 12:05 pm after over one-hour behind closed doors. It would be recalled […]

BREAKING: Emefiele finally appears before Reps committee after threat of Arrest

Tinubu, APC Doomed With Same Faith Ticket — Dogara

Ahead of the February 25 and March 11 general elections, immediate past speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said that Muslim Muslim ticket of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, will polarize the country along religious and tribal lines. Dogara, led this out during the Arewa Christian Indigenous Pastors Association, ACIPA’s day of […]

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2023: Same faith ticket will divide Nigeria along religious, tribal lines – Yakubu Dogara

The former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has opined that the same faith ticket of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, will break Nigeria along religious and tribal lines. He expressed fear that the Muslim Muslim ticket was strongly against the unity and peaceful coexistence of the country and enjoined Nigerians to […]

2023: Same faith ticket will divide Nigeria along religious, tribal lines – Yakubu Dogara

POS operators increase charges as scarcity of new notes persists in Kaduna

As the scarcity of new notes worsened in Kaduna, Point of Sales, POS, operators in the state have increased their commission on money withdrawn. Although several POS operators have locked their business outlets following the scarcity of new notes, the few ones operating charged higher commissions as they only allowed customers to withdraw a maximum […]

POS operators increase charges as scarcity of new notes persists in Kaduna

Transfer deadline: Midfielder leaves Arteta’s squad for EPL rivals as Jorginho arrives

Arsenal midfielder, Sambi Lokonga is set to join Crystal Palace on a loan deal until the summer. Lokonga has endured a tough time at the Emirates since he joined from Anderlecht. Palace are ready to take the Belgium international for the rest of the season. The Selhurst Park side are currently managed by former Arsenal […]

Transfer deadline: Midfielder leaves Arteta’s squad for EPL rivals as Jorginho arrives

NPFL: 3SC boss, Ogunbote calls for fair officiating ahead of Gombe United clash

Shooting Stars head coach, Gbenga Ogunbote could not hide his excitement after his side picked their first win of the season against El-Kanemi Warriors on Sunday. Ogunbote has called for fair officiating ahead of their next game against Gombe United. The Oluyole Warriors ended their barren run in the Nigeria Premier Football League this season […]

NPFL: 3SC boss, Ogunbote calls for fair officiating ahead of Gombe United clash

BREAKING: Kogi Assembly recalls four suspended members

The Kogi State House of Assembly has recalled four suspended members. The lawmakers who were recalled are Rt Hon. Ahmed Mohammed, former Deputy Speaker; Hon. Bello Hassan Abdullahi Balogun, former majority leader; Hon. Idris Ndakwo, Lokoja II; and Hon. Moses Ododo, former Deputy Chief whip. The four lawmakers were suspended in June 2023 for alleged […]

BREAKING: Kogi Assembly recalls four suspended members

Transfer: Man Utd reject Arsenal’s world-record bid for Alessia Russo

Manchester United have rejected Arsenal’s world-record bid from Arsenal for striker Alessia Russo. Russo is out of contract at the end of the season. However, United don’t want the England striker to join a rival so close to Tuesday’s 5 pm WSL transfer deadline. United have been locked in contract talks with Russo for months […]

Transfer: Man Utd reject Arsenal’s world-record bid for Alessia Russo

EPL: You’re being badly advised or an idiot – Sutton slams Caicedo over Arsenal move

Former Liverpool star, Chris Sutton, has described Moises Caicedo’s social media post asking Brighton to allow him leave before the January transfer window closes as “downright stupid”. Caicedo told the Amex club that he wanted to “take up” the “magnificent opportunity” to join a bigger side like Arsenal or Chelsea. Arsenal are believed to have […]

EPL: You’re being badly advised or an idiot – Sutton slams Caicedo over Arsenal move