Politics

PDP Crisis: Supreme Court Hears Appeal Today.

Tension is very high among members and chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP now as they await the verdict of the Supreme Court today. The Ahmed Makarfi led National Caretaker Committee had challenged the Appeal Court verdict that affirmed Ali M ...

Between Politics of Defection And Opposition.

There is no doubt that opposition politics may go into extinction soon in the country as politicians now enjoy defection to other parties in the absence of strong constitution or political ideologies to prevent them. In the last two days, about six lawmak ...

PDP Crisis: Police Avert Factional Clash In Plateau.

If not for the prompt intervention of the men of the Plateau State Police Command, there would have been a bloody clash between members of the two factions of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP on Friday. Our correspondent gathered that the Ali Modu Sherif ...

Events

Education

367 Prisoners Write 2017 UTME.

About 367 prison inmates in the Ikoyi and Kaduna prisons will this morning join other candidates to write the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. The Registrar of Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede said this, adding ...

JAMB Candidates Flood Cybercafes For Saturday UTME.

Candidates for tomorrow’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME have flooded various cybercafé across the country to get their examination centres. The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board had directed the candidates to check their e-mai ...

NOUN Law Graduates Roam The Street.

Graduates of the National Open University Law prgrammes are currently roaming the streets and cannot practice, our correspondent can authoritatively reveal. NOUN admitted its first set of law students in 2004 and had produced four set of graduates, includ ...

Nigerian Sports News

30 Die Watching Man United, Anderlecht in Calabar.

About 30 people who were watching the match between Manchester United and Anderlecht clubs in the ongoing Europa League died at a viewing centre in Calabar on Thursday night. They were electrocuted while the injured had since been taken to the University ...

Bus Rams Medical Doctor While Jogging in Lagos.

An ash colour Sienna with number plate LSD 111 BC rammed a medical doctor at Osapa Area, Lekki/Ajah Area of Lagos, breaking his bones on Friday. The driver of the bus, which was conveying seven passengers from Lekki to Victoria Island had lost control due ...

Lionel Messi Banned for Four Games By FIFA.

The world governing body for football, FIFA has slapped Argentine and Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi with a four match ban after an incident in their CONMEBOL world cup qualifying match against Chile which they won by a lone goal. Messi threw a foul mou ...

FIFA Bans Ghanaian Referee Joseph Lamptey for Life.

Federation de Internationale Football Association (FIFA) has just disclosed that Joseph Lamptey a Ghanaian referee has been banned for life for what it calls “match manipulation”. The ban on the said referee results from a contentious decision ...

Champions League Draw: Juve To Face Barca.

The draws for the UEFA champions league have just come in with mouth watering ties lined up for the viewing pleasure of football fans and lovers in Europe and all across the world. Spanish giants, Barcelona and Real Madrid have been given tough tests in t ...