Buhari and the stigma of sectionalism - The Punch

The reformist inclination of President Muhammadu Buhari has never been helped by what has become an historical perception of sectionalism in the direction of his leadership. The damage was done during his leadership debut between December 1983 and ...

FG budgets N200m for PTI's digital project - Vanguard

The Federal Government has appropriated N200 million in the 2017 budget for the take off of Petroleum Training Institute, Effurun, Digital Project, DiPTI, and the Institute will be involved in the training and re-training of personnel of Nigeria ...and more »

Militants kidnap four Britons - Nigerian police - BBC News

Four people, believed to be British, have been kidnapped in Nigeria's southern Delta state, police in the country have said. The four were reportedly taken at about 02:00 local time on Friday when suspected militants stormed a rural community they were ...

Hazard rescues Chelsea in six-goal Roma thriller - Vanguard

Eden Hazard came to Chelsea's rescue after his side blew a two-goal lead in a dramatic 3-3 draw with Roma in the Champions League on Wednesday. Chelsea's Belgian midfielder Eden Hazard (L) vies with Roma's Dutch midfielder Kevin Strootman during ...

Goalkeeping gaffe hands Man Utd win at Benfica - Sport24

Lisbon - Manchester United took a huge stride towards the Champions League knockout stages on Wednesday, seeing off an uninspired Benfica 1-0 to make it three wins out of three thanks to a goalkeeping howler. Marcus Rashford broke the deadlock ...and more »

Court acquits nurse of murder charge - The News

An Ikeja High Court on Wednesday, discharged and acquitted a 55-year-old Nurse Nkese Iroakasi charged with the murder of a minor, Eno Bassey. Delivering the judgment, Justice Raliatu Adebiyi said the prosecution failed to prove beyond reasonable doubt ...and more »

Kenya election chief casts doubt on 'free, fair' poll - News24

Nairobi - Kenya's polls chief cast doubt on Wednesday on his organisation's ability to hold a credible vote next week, pointing to internal divisions and interference by both major parties. In the latest bombshell to hit the presidential election ...

Rochas, the man whose vision drives crazy - Vanguard

WHEN Imo State governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, told TELL magazine that “my vision drives me crazy,” many people did not take his words literally. In November 2016, he tweaked the statement a little, this time saying his love for Imo State keeps him ...