Transfer news: Real Madrid finally agree to let Ronaldo join Manchester United for less price

LaLiga giants, Real Madrid have told star forward, Cristiano Ronaldo they will allow him to negotiate a summer move with either Manchester United or Paris Saint Germain, according to reports. An insider at the Santiago Bernabeu told Yahoo Sports that the Portuguese superstar has grown frustrated with life at the club for two reasons for…

LG election: I do not see any other political party winning – Ajimobi declares

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has declared that with the strength of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, it will be difficult for any other political party to emerge victorious in the proposed local government election in the state. Ajimobi while addressing APC members at a meeting attended by top government…

Herdsmen attack: Three killed as suspected herdsmen attack Adamawa village

Three persons have been confirmed killed after an early Sunday morning attack by armed men in Kikon Village of Numan Local Government Area of Adamawa State. The gunmen suspected to be herdsmen stormed the village on motor-bikes, setting houses and food barns on fire, carting away cattle belonging to the farmers. According to Channels, the…

SERAP has right to stop double pay, pensions for Akpabio, Amaechi, others’ – Court affirms

Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo of the Federal High Court, Lagos has ruled that Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sufficient interest to bring its suit to stop former governors and now serving senators and ministers from receiving double pay and life pensions. She gave the ruling weekend while granting leave in the suit number FHC/L/CS/1497/17…

Transfer news: Dortmund’s CEO confirms Aubameyang’s bid to Arsenal

Borussia Dortmund CEO, Hans-Joachim Watzke, has confirmed Arsenal have made a bid for striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gabon international is tipped to become Alexis Sanchez’s replacement at the Gunners. “I can confirm that there has been a first request from Arsenal for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang,” Watzke told Ruhr Nachrichte on Saturday. “We are not commenting on…

2019: Buhari’s endorsement by Governors’ forum is corruption – Ango Abdullahi

The spokesperson of the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Prof. Ango Abdullahi, has described as corrupt act the recent endorsement of President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term by the APC governors. He also described as corrupt, the adoption of delegate system by political parties in primary elections. According to the former special adviser to ex-Presidential…

Pay your staff their salaries, other entitlements – Dogara tells media owners

Speaker of House of Representative, Yakubu Dogara, Saturday urged the proprietors of media houses to pay staff salaries as an ethical demonstration of commitment to their roles as watchdogs of the society against wrongdoing. This was `part of his address at the opening ceremony of the capacity building and development retreat by House of Representatives…

Buhari’s board appointments: Akure indigenes kick over marginalization

Indigenes of Akure, the Ondo State capital have decried the marginalization of the ancient city in the distribution of Federal board appointments in the state. Prince Ademola Adegoroye was the only Akure indigene who made the controversial list of Federal board appointees released recently. Akure Study Team (AST), an intellectual-political group of indigenes of the…

What APC must do to win 2019 elections – Ex-Senate President, Ken Nnamani

Former Senate President, Senator Ken Nnamani, has revealed what the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) must do if it intends to win the forthcoming general elections in 2019. Nnamani who spoke on Saturday in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital during the unveiling of a compendium, “A compilation of some of the achievements of Buhari-Osinbajo’s administration…