EPL: Bakayoko sends message to Chelsea after completing move to AC Milan

EPL: Bakayoko sends message to Chelsea after completing move to AC Milan

Tiemoue Bakayoko has sent a message to Chelsea after completing his season-long loan from the west London side to AC Milan. The 23-year-old joined Chelsea on a five-year deal for a fee of around £40million from Monaco last summer but struggled in his debut season. The France midfielder has agreed to a temporary move to the San Siro. Although AC Milan have the option of making their deal permanent at the end of the season,…

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FIFA threatens to ban Ghana

FIFA threatens to ban Ghana

FIFA has warned Ghana’s government to halt its attempt to disband the country’s Football Association or face expulsion from international football, ESPN reports. In a letter addressed to the two-man liaison team currently responsible for the administration of football in the country, FIFA said it views ongoing liquidation process by the government as an interference in the administration of football. “To date, the scope of the investigation into the allegations of widespread match-fixing and corruption…

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EPL: Kante speaks on his new position in Chelsea

EPL: Kante speaks on his new position in Chelsea

Chelsea midfielder, N’Golo Kante has spoken up on his new position in manager Maurizio Sarri’s formation. Sarri had demanded that the French midfielder play a more attacking role. The French World Cup winner netted Chelsea’s opening goal in their victory away to Huddersfield at the weekend and played noticeably more attacking role under former manager, Antonio Conte. “Yes, it’s a new manager and a new system,” Kante told beINSPORTS when asked about life under Sarri….

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EPL: Liverpool report Salah to police

EPL: Liverpool report Salah to police

Liverpool have referred an incident caught on video, of Mohamed Salah allegedly using a cell phone while driving to the Merseyside police. In a video posted on Twitter, Salah appeared to be on his phone while sitting in traffic and surrounded by a number of people. It is unclear where or when the video was taken. Merseyside Police, in a tweet, confirmed they had been made aware of the incident after a Liverpool spokesperson said:…

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EPL: How Mikel Arteta helped mastermind Man City’s 2-0 win over Arsenal

EPL: How Mikel Arteta helped mastermind Man City’s 2-0 win over Arsenal

Manchester City assistant manager, Mikel Arteta has been identified as the mastermind of his side’s 2-0 win over Arsenal in their Premier League encounter played at the weekend. Goals from Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva in either half of the match ensured that City defeated Unai Emery’s men. According to the Telegraph, Arteta’s ‘forensic studies’ of the Arsenal squad helped City defeat the Gunners. The report claimed that the Spaniard played a crucial role in…

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Boko Haram: Britain expresses readiness to support troops battling insurgency

Boko Haram: Britain expresses readiness to support troops battling insurgency

The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major-General Abba Dikko has emphasized the conduct of thorough needs assessment to enhance the quality of intervention and assistance provided for Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, and other victims of war in the North-East. The Theatre Commander made this assertion Tuesday during a visit of the British Deputy High Commissioner, Harriett Thomson, to the Headquarters of the Theatre Command, Maimalari Cantonment in Maiduguri. Speaking further, General Dikko pointed out…

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IPOB ‘discovers mass grave of members killed by soldiers’ during Python Dance

IPOB ‘discovers mass grave of members killed by soldiers’ during Python Dance

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) says it has discovered a mass grave of its members who were allegedly killed during the military operation tagged Operation Python Dance II. The group said it discovered the grave in Obiawom village of Ogwe Autonomous Community in Asa Ukwa West LGA of Abia State, adding that its intelligence unit discovered the grave, which it described as horrific and gruesome. A statement by Emma Powerful, Media and Publicity Secretary…

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Buhari has destroyed Nigeria beyond imagination in just three years – Charlyboy attacks President

Buhari has destroyed Nigeria beyond imagination in just three years – Charlyboy attacks President

Maverick entertainer and activist, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charlyboy, has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari has destroyed Nigeria beyond imagination in just three years. Charlyboy, who is the leader of the ‘OurMumuDonDo’ movement stated this while reacting to the recent complaint by soldiers about their welfare. Some aggrieved soldiers had posted a video online complaining about the conditions they were being subjected to in the North-East. Reacting to the video, CharlyBoy, using his verified…

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Govt gives update on recruitment into civil service

Govt gives update on recruitment into civil service

The Bayelsa State Government in Monday gave an update on the planned recruitment of 1,000 Nigerians into the state civil service. Deputy Governor, Rear Admiral John Gboriobiogha Jonah (retd), representing Governor Dickson reiterated that the government would adhere strictly to merit in the recruitment. He stated this at the launch of a website for the recruitment exercise at the State Civil Service Commission on Monday. He said the decision to create the website was to…

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2019: Oby Ezekwesili blows hot over vote buying, warns politicians

2019: Oby Ezekwesili blows hot over vote buying, warns politicians

Former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, has disclosed that a new coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) will contend with any politician in Nigeria who is thinking of buying votes during the 2019 general elections. She, however, noted that the nation’s laws should be enforced so that when politicians are caught buying votes, they would face the consequence. Ezekwesili, who spoke at a press conference in Abuja on Monday, said: “What we have called you…

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