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Travelling to America, you need to read this

Travelling to America, you need to read this

President Donald Trump had on Friday temporarily suspended the entry of people from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen Emirates Airline has changed pilot and flight attendant rosters on flights to the US following the sudden US travel ban on seven Muslim-majority countries, the report said on Sunday. However, it said that US […]

RRS apprehends 2 suspects for stealing 20 bags of cement

RRS apprehends 2 suspects for stealing 20 bags of cement

35-year-old man, Abiola Hamzat and his accomplice, Adebayo Kazeem, 32, have been arrested by Operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command for stealing 20 bags of cement from a brick making company based in Agbado area of the state. The suspect was arrested by the Policemen after he had successfully […]

Buhari slow in handling state affairs – Falana

Buhari slow in handling state affairs – Falana

Leading lawyer and human rights activist, Femi Falana (SAN), yesterday said President Muhammadu Buhari is generally slow in handling state affairs. Falana gave this hint while speaking on the status of the Acting Chief Justice of the Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, whose acting tenure expires in less than two weeks. According to him, “The Buhari […]

NPFL: Saraki boys return to 3rd spot as Rangers dropped points

NPFL: Saraki boys return to 3rd spot as Rangers dropped points

ABS FC retained their position as third on the Nigeria Professional Football League log following their 2-0 defeat against Shooting Stars of Ibadan at the Kwara State Stadium, Ilorin yesterday. ABS Coach Henry Makinwa made a number of changes to his squad with former school boy international,    Kehinde Ayinde handed a place on the substitutes’ bench […]

Kwara Assembly may pass 2017 budget proposal in 2 weeks

Kwara Assembly may pass 2017 budget proposal in 2 weeks

By Mumini AbdulKareem Barring any unforeseen circumstance, the Kwara State House of Assembly may pass the 2017 appropriation bill within two weeks from now. Lawmakers began debate on the passage of the budget on Tuesday when members resumed from last year recess. The budget passage has been one of the major issues of discussion in […]

Egbuchulam negotiating new Rangers deal

Egbuchulam negotiating new Rangers deal

After several botched attempts to move abroad, Chisom Egbuchulam is currently holding talks with officials of Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Enugu Rangers, over a new contract. However the club’s Eastern rival, FC Ifeanyiubah are ready to pounce should both parties fail to reach an agreement. Egbuchulam who scored 16 goals as the Flying Antelopes […]

Rohr admits frustration securing Nigeria Passport for players born abroad

Rohr admits frustration securing Nigeria Passport for players born abroad

Coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has voiced out his frustrations when it comes to securing Nigeria passport for players born abroad, who are eligible to play for Nigeria. The Franco-German coach of the Super Eagles has been touring Europe to convince players who are eligible for Nigeria to commit their future to the […]

Gov Ahmed clears air on political appointment

Gov Ahmed clears air on political appointment

Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed yesterday in Ilorin has said appointment into his cabinet was hinged on principle of justice, transparency, fairness and equity The governor declared that he didn’t imposed aides on any local government. He further explained that each of the 16 local government areas in the state were at liberty to […]

Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung loses wife

Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung loses wife

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung is in mourning mood at the moment with the loss of his first wife. The minister announced the death of his wife in the early hours of Sunday on his Facebook page. Dalung said she died on Sunday morning. He, however, did not give the name of […]

Saraki urges youths to harness benefits of agro finance law

Saraki urges youths to harness benefits of agro finance law

The Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has urged Nigerian youths to take advantage of the Agriculture Finance Bill recently passed by the 8th Senate to further their engagements in agriculture business. He also expressed happiness that youths have taken to agriculture as a means of livelihood instead of waiting endlessly for non-existing white collar […]