16 people injured as Former Abia State Governor, Ogbonnaya Onu is involved in an accident along Abakaliki/Afikpo highway

16 people injured as Former Abia State Governor, Ogbonnaya Onu is involved in an accident along Abakaliki/Afikpo highway

At least 16 people sustained serious injuries when the convoy of the Minister of Technology and former governor of Abia State, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu allegedly rammed into a bus carrying passengers in Ebonyi State. The incident occurred along the military cantonment axis of the Abakaliki/Afikpo highway. The bus was carrying passengers from Abakaliki to Uburu, Ohaozara local government area of Ebonyi state while the Minister’s convoy was heading to Abakaliki, the state capital. According to reports, the Minister…

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Mauro Icardi stripped of Inter Milan captaincy amidst rumours he”s leaving the club

Mauro Icardi stripped of Inter Milan captaincy amidst rumours he”s leaving the club

Mauro Icardi has been stripped of the Inter Milan captaincy and replaced with goalkeeper Samir Handanovic amid speculation the Argentina forward is set to leave the club. The Italian club announced on Wednesday that, “the club can confirm that Samir Handanovic is the new captain of the team”. The switch comes as Icardi, 25, has yet to sign a new contract amid protracted negotiations between the club and his wife Wanda Nara, who also acts as…

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Champions League: Peter Schmeichel reveals who caused Man United’s 2-0 defeat to PSG

Champions League: Peter Schmeichel reveals who caused Man United’s 2-0 defeat to PSG

Former Manchester United goalkeeper, Peter Schmeichel, has blamed the club’s “central defenders” for the Red Devils’ 2-0 defeat to Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League round of 16 first leg encounter at Old Trafford. Goals from Presnel Kimpembe and Kylian Mbappe gave Thomas Tuchel’s men all three points against Ole Gunnar Solkjaer’s side. Schmeichel believes that the club still have centre-half issues, stressing that former Man United boss, Jose Mourinho already knew that. Speaking on…

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EPL: Mohamed Salah reportedly in shocking move to Juventus from Liverpool

EPL: Mohamed Salah reportedly in shocking move to Juventus from Liverpool

Liverpool ace, Mohamed Salah will likely leave the club to join Serie A giants, Juventus at the end of the season. Sky News Arabia reports that Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo wants the club to sign Salah this summer. The report also claimed that Juventus are reportedly preparing a £175million bid for the Egyptian international. Salah has been impressive since joining Liverpool from AS Roma in 2017. The 26-year-old has scored 20 goals in 34 appearances…

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No superstars in Super Eagles – Rohr

No superstars in Super Eagles – Rohr

Coach of Nigerian senior football team, Gernot Rohr has declared that there are no superstar players in the current Super Eagles squad ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. He added that the team must play as a unit to be successful at the tournament in Egypt. Speaking with TV Continental yesterday, Rohr, a former Bayern Munich defender, argued his point by declaring that no Nigeria international was included in Africa’s finest XI at…

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CCT issues bench warrant against Justice Onnoghen

CCT issues bench warrant against Justice Onnoghen

The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, Wednesday issued a bench warrant against the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen, for arraignment on February 15. It also mandated the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu and the Director General, Department of State Services, DSS, Yusuf Magaji to effect his arrest. This development was sequel to an application by the prosecuting counsel, Aliyu Umar praying the tribunal that a bench warrant be issued against Onnoghen whom…

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$16bn power sector fraud: ”Stop accusing me ignorantly” – Obasanjo tells Buhari

$16bn power sector fraud: ”Stop accusing me ignorantly” – Obasanjo tells Buhari

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has reacted to the recent call by President Buhari for a probe of the $16 billion spent on power during the 16-year PDP rule. President Buhari at the APC presidential rally in Bayelsa state on Tuesday February 12th, hinted that there will be probe on all the past governments involed in the $16 billion power project.  Reacting to the call for the probe, Obasanjo in a statement released by his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi,…

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‘We’ll recover $16bn wasted on power” President Buhari

‘We’ll recover $16bn wasted on power” President Buhari

President Buhari has once again hinted at probing the Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan administrations over the $16 billion spent on power projects that in no way improved power supply in Nigeria. Speaking at the APC rally in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state on Tuesday, February 12th, President Buhari pledged that his administration will go after those that mismanaged the money meant for the development of the sector.  Recall that in 2018, President Buhari while speaking in the…

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EPL: Neymar in shocking move to Man United from PSG

EPL: Neymar in shocking move to Man United from PSG

Paris Saint-Germain forward, Neymar will likely leave the club to join Premier League giants, Manchester United at the end of the season. Manchester United have been linked with a move to sign the Brazilian international and are set to rival Champions League holders, Real Madrid. Daily Record reports that Man United chiefs have reportedly made Neymar their number one top transfer target for the summer transfer window after failing to sign a player last January…

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Man United vs PSG: Michael Owen predicts result of Champions League clash

Man United vs PSG: Michael Owen predicts result of Champions League clash

Former Premier League and La Liga striker, Michael Owen, has tipped Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United to beat Paris Saint-Germain in tonight’s Champions League round of 16 first leg tie at Old Trafford. Man United head to the game following a 3-0 win over Fulham in the Premier League encounter over the weekend while PSG defeated Bordeaux 1-0 in the French Ligue 1 fixture on Saturday. Owen told BetVictor: “The first meeting between the clubs…

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