Author: Taiwo Adediran

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to return to Italian club AC Milan at the end of his spell with LA Galaxy, says Major League Soccer commissioner Don Garber. The Swedish striker joined the Los Angeles side in March 2018 but his deal runs out at the end of the year.   The thirty-eight-year-old played for Serie A giants […]

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu, on Thursday said the Force would deploy no fewer than thirty-two thousand officers for election duty during the Bayelsa governorship election coming up on November 16.  Adamu said this at Independent National Electoral Commission’s Stakeholder Meeting in Yenagoa, with Professor Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman of INEC, present. The […]

Members of Nigerian Association of Social Workers in Kwara State have been charged to support and cooperate with the new elected officers to move the Association forward. In a statement made available to newsmen after the election, the Chairman, Electoral Committee, Mallam Ahmed Aliyu, congratulated members for successfully holding a credible election. He also commended the […]

Human rights Lawyer, Femi (SAN), has said that legal measures will be taken against the Department of State Services (DSS) over its refusal to release Omoyele Sowore, convener of the #RevolutionNow Movement. A federal high court in Abuja had on Wednesday ordered the release of Sowore alongside Olawale Adebayo better known as “Mandate”, but the DSS did not […]

The federal government has gazetted a new regulation aimed at ensuring coordinated tracing, recovery and proper management of proceeds of crimes. The new regulation, which is entitled; “Asset Tracing, Recovery and Management Regulations, 2019” and which took effect on November 1, has empowered the federal government to receive from states or local governments 30 per […]

The federal government has made over two hundred billion naira from final forfeiture cases in 2019. The Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, said this at a town hall meeting in Abuja on Thursday while highlighting the successes of the government’s anti-corruption war. At the same event, the acting chairman of the Economic and […]

Netherlands has ended Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets campaign for a sixth FIFA Under-seventeen World Cup, beating them three-one. Sontje Hansen was the Dutch man who sent the five-time champions home, scoring the winners three goals, with the first one recorded in the 4th minute. Nigeria’s Olakunle Olusegun quickly responded with an equalizer in the 12 minute. […]

Government services will be disrupted today as Zimbabwe’s civil servants start a nationwide strike to demand for better wages after last-minute negotiations with the government failed. They are pressing for higher wages that are pegged to the US dollar. Zimbabwe has the world’s highest inflation rate, which has eroded civil servants’ wages to around seventy […]

US Democrats have made gains in state elections, in what is being seen as a blow to President Donald Trump. Democrat Andy Beshear claimed victory in Kentucky’s governor vote, after a tight race in the conservative-leaning state. Democrats also seized full control of the legislature in Virginia for the first time in over 20 years. […]

Tragedy struck late Tuesday evening when a yet to be identified policeman and another person, reportedly died in the inferno that engulfed the Mandillas Building at the popular Balogun Market on Lagos Island. The fire which was yet to be finally put out at press time, this morning has spread to adjoining building with firefighters […]

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