Breaking: Manchester City star De Bruyne to miss Liverpool clash over injury

Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne will be sidelined for between four to six weeks with a hamstring injury, says manager Pep Guardiola. The Belgium playmaker, 29, suffered the injury during Wednesday’s 2-0 Premier League win against Aston Villa. His absence will start with Saturday’s FA Cup fourth-round tie at Cheltenham. De Bruyne could miss up to…

Breaking: Alex Ekwueme varsity gets new VC

The Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike, Ịkwọ (AE-FUNAI) in Ebonyi state now has a new Vice Chancellor. He is Professor Sunday Oge Elom who was until his appointment a deputy vice chancellor in the school. Elom is a Professor of Medical Biochemistry. Registrar/Secretary of the University’s Governing Council, Odisa C. Oleke who revealed his appointment…

Breaking: Akwa Ibom PDP Chairman is dead

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom state, Obong Udo Ekpenyong, is dead. Ekpenyong died on Monday in Uyo, following a protracted medical complications which made him to be rushed to an undisclosed hospital for treatment. A member of the family and political associate who did not want his name on…

Breaking: FG increases NSIPs to accommodate more pupils, traders, others

The minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Managemnt and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the expansion of the National Social Investment Programmes (NSIPs) to accommodate more primary school pupils, traders, graduates, farmers, among others. Speaking Monday in Abuja during the 4th annual review of the National Home Grown…

Breaking: Samsung chief jailed

Samsung heir Lee Jae Yong has been sentenced to two years and six months in prison by a high court in South Korea. The bribery case is a retrial of an earlier one involving the country’s former President Park Geun-hye, who was also jailed for bribery and corruption. Lee has been the de facto head…

Breaking: FG closes NIMC headquarters as crowd surges ahead NIN deadline

The headquarters of National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has closed against enrollment of National Identity Number (NIN) for all applicants. This was disclosed by NIMC head of media and publicity, Kayode Adegoke, who said the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy gave the directive. Adegoke said the minister reactivated 20 other centers within the Federal…