BREAKING NEWS: At last, Ronaldo ‘announces retirement’

Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo remains unsure when he will retire, saying it could be as soon as next year or he could play into his 40s. Ronaldo, 34, has continued to star after joining the Old Lady last year, scoring 28 goals in 43 games in all competitions and helping the Italian giants win another Serie A title in 2018-19. The five-time Ballon d’Or winner is uncertain when he will stop playing, although he intimated that it may not be far away. “I don’t think about that,” Ronaldo told TVI on Tuesday. “Maybe I can…

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Army captain on my payroll, plus 20k at every check point -Wadume reveals

RE-ARRESTED kidnap suspect Hamisu Bala (alias Wadume) confessed that he sent huge amount of money to an Army captain, it was learnt on Wednesday. The officer allegedly ordered soldiers to attack undercover Intelligence Response Team (IRT) operatives who went to Ibi, Taraba State, to arrest the suspect. The army claimed that the battalion mistook the operatives for kidnappers before opening fire on them, killing three policemen, two civilians and leaving five persons injured. The Nation gathered that Bala claimed to have paid huge amounts into the army captain’s bank account  …

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There’s Culture of impunity and other acts of injustice in Nigeria – US ambassador

The US says there is a “culture of impunity” in Nigeria, making people get away with serious crimes. David Young, acting US ambassador to Nigeria, said this on Sunday during a fellowship with church leaders in Jos, Plateau state. According to PUNCH, Young, who is the deputy chief of mission and charge de affaires, US embassy in Nigeria, said the “culture of impunity” is behind the killings and other acts of injustice in the country. He said the administration of US President Donald Trump consoles with families of victims of…

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Nigerians Mock Joe Igbokwe on Twitter ‘Special adviser on Lagos gutter affairs’

The appointment of Joe Igbokwe as special adviser on drainage and water resources to the governor of Lagos state, has generated reactions on social media. Before his appointment, Igbokwe was the spokesman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. Igbokwe had courted controversy earlier in the month when he said that anyone who claims President Muhammadu Buhari is not doing well is a liar from hell. Some of the commentators on social media mocked him on the new appointment which they claimed has belittled his status. Reno…

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Kano, Kaduna get the lion’s share, Amaechi, Fashola lose ministries — highlights of Buhari’s cabinet

August 2118:332019Print This ArticleShare it With Friendsby Chinedu Asadu 0 CommentsFacebook145TwitterTelegramCopy LinkWhatsAppMore4Advertisement President Muhammadu Buhari inaugurated his cabinet 84 days after taking the oath of office for a second term. The ministers were sworn in alongside the secretary to the government of the federation, at the presidential villa in Abuja. We bring you the interesting details from the new cabinet: BUHARI STILL IN CHARGE OF PETROLEUM SECTOR The president has double caps Buhari retained his position as the minister of petroleum resources, a position he has held since 2015. He named Timipre Sylva,…

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BREAKING! Police Unmask Army Captain Behind Taraba Shooting (Photo)

The police authorities have finally unmasked the identity of the Army Captain who masterminded the shooting of three police officers and two civilians by some officers of the Nigeria Army on August 6 at Ibi in Taraba state. The source close to the investigating panel gave the identity of the soldier as Captain Tijani Balarabe. Captain Balarabe was alleged to have ordered the shooting of the policemen who were on undercover assignment from the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team. The killings took place as the slain policemen had…

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