Gunmen abduct APC’s Edo House of Assembly candidate

Gunmen abduct APC’s Edo House of Assembly candidate

The All Progressives Congress candidate for the Edo State House of Assembly, Michael Ohio-Ezomon, has been abducted by unknown gunmen from his house at Eme-Ora, Owan West Local Government Area of the state. Confirming the incident, the state police commissioner, Hakeem Odumosu, said Ohio-Ezomon was asleep in his home when the gunmen forced their way in and abducted him at about 1am today. His orderly was killed during a fire exchange with the gunmen.  The police boss…

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2019 Election: INEC rejects Oby Ezekwesili’s withdrawal from presidential race

2019 Election: INEC rejects Oby Ezekwesili’s withdrawal from presidential race

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has rejected the withdrawal of Oby Ezekwesili as presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN). According to the electoral commission, it is too late for any candidate to withdraw from contesting any position in the upcoming elections. Ezekwesili announced her withdrawal this morning saying she wanted to give room for a coalition against candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC). But reacting via…

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Man divorces his wife because she insists on voting for Buhari in the presidential elections

Man divorces his wife because she insists on voting for Buhari in the presidential elections

A man has divorced his wife and he explained to BBC Hausa that he did so because she insists on voting for Buhari in the coming presidential election. Abdullahi Yada’u, a resident of Kanam Local Government Area of Plateau State, told BBC Hausa Service on Thursday that he divorced his wife, Hafsat Suleiman, because she insisted on voting for Mr Buhari. He tried convincing his wife not to vote for the incumbent president and when…

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Mikel Obi completes Middlesbrough move

Mikel Obi completes Middlesbrough move

English Championship side, Middlesbrough, have confirmed the signing of Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi. Mikel Obi, 31, tore up his contract at Chinese Super League (CSL) side, Tianjin TEDA, after escaping relegation. The Nigerian captain has battled injuries since the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia and has put in effort to get back in top shape. Mikel Obi was also linked with a move to Turkey Super Lig side, Fernebahce. However, Middlesbrough have snapped…

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2019 AFCON: Rohr reveals who’ll captain Super Eagles

2019 AFCON: Rohr reveals who’ll captain Super Eagles

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has said that Middlesborough’s new signing, John Mikle Obi will captain the national team during the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt, unless he makes a formal request to leave the national team. Rohr stated this on the sideline of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Match Day 4 between MFM FC and Rangers International FC of Enugu, NAN reports. He also said that the midfielder not only remained…

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Chelsea confirm Gonzalo Higuain signing after striker joins on loan from Juventus until end of season

Chelsea confirm Gonzalo Higuain signing after striker joins on loan from Juventus until end of season

Chelsea have completed the signing of Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuain on loan from Juventus until the end of the season The deal reunites the 31-year-old striker with Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri, who was his former manager at Napoli in Italy. ‘When the opportunity to join Chelsea presented itself I had to take it. It’s a team I’ve always liked that has a lot of history, a wonderful stadium and they play in the Premier League, a league I’ve always wanted to play in,’ Higuain…

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Actor, Van Vicker, shares beautiful family photo as he wishes his wife a happy birthday

Actor, Van Vicker, shares beautiful family photo as he wishes his wife a happy birthday

Today, Ghanaian actor, Van Vicker’s wife, Adjoa, is a year older. He shared this lovely family photo on his IG page, accompanied by a heartwarming birthday message. Read below Wow. Another year means an addition to your years on Earth. Hip, hip, hip, hooray! You are a year older. But you don’t look it, hahaha. You look younger (women love to hear that) lol. Anyway, on your bday the kids and I present to you…

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Transfer: Hudson-Odoi takes final decision on joining Liverpool from Chelsea

Transfer: Hudson-Odoi takes final decision on joining Liverpool from Chelsea

Chelsea forward, Callum Hudson-Odoi has opted to join Bundesliga champions, Bayern Munich in this January transfer window although Liverpool has shown late interest in signing him. Liverpool early this week met with Hudson-Odoi’s representative, Bradley, over the possibility of signing the player ahead of Bayern Munich. Recall that Hudson-Odoi is keen on leaving Stamford Bridge this month in search of regular first-team football, and Bayern Munich are prepared to pay £35million. The Sun reports that Hudson-Odoi has decided…

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Arsenal vs Manchester United: Solskjaer confirms two players who will miss FA Cup clash

Arsenal vs Manchester United: Solskjaer confirms two players who will miss FA Cup clash

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has disclosed that his side will be without Marouane Fellaini and Marcos Rojo when they tackle Arsenal in Friday’s FA Cup fourth round tie at Emirates. According to Solskjaer, Fellaini has a calf injury while Rojo is yet to recover from a knee injury. Solskjaer’s side head to the game following a 2-1 victory over Brighton in the Premier League encounter last weekend. “He (Luke Shaw) was ill, he…

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President Buhari forwards new National Minimum Wage Bill to National Assembly

President Buhari forwards new National Minimum Wage Bill to National Assembly

President Buhari has forwarded a proposed New National minimum wage of N27,000 to the National Assembly for consideration and legislative approval. Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, confirmed this when he read President Buhari’s letter on the floor of the Senate during plenary today Thursday January 24th. Recall that the National Council of State, a body of past and present leaders of Nigeria, approved the N27, 000 minimum wage at their meeting in the state house on Tuesday…

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