South Africa vs Nigeria: Yobo singles out one Bafana Bafana player in Super Eagles’ 1-1 draw

Former Super Eagles captain, Joseph Yobo has singled out South Africa forward, Percy Tau for praise, following Nigeria’s 1-1 draw with the Bafana Bafana in Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying fixture at the BFN Stadium in Johannesburg. An own goal from South Africa defender, Buhle Mkhwanazi, and a strike from striker, Lebo…

2019 election: Ali Baba writes Buhari on what needs to be done

Popular comedian, Ali Baba has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari over the state of the country ahead of the 2019 election. The comedian, in a post on his Instagram page, advised the federal government to invest in arts and tourism, rather than distributing money under various ’empowerment’ schemes. He disclosed how developing…

South Africa vs Nigeria: Buhari reacts as Super Eagles qualify for AFCON 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles of Nigeria over their qualifying for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Nigeria on Saturday qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, following a 1-1 draw with South Africa on Saturday. Gernot Rohr’s men went ahead through Samuel Kalu, in what appeared like an own goal…

Lagos 2019: Sanwo-Olu vs Jimi Agbaje – Femi Otedola takes side

Billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola has endorsed the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Otedola declared his support for the APC candidate after they had dinner at his residence on Friday. In a post on his official Instagram handle on Saturday, the Chairman of Forte Oil identified Sanwo-Olu as…

South Africa vs Nigeria: Why we drew 1- 1 against Super Eagles – Baxter, Bafana Bafana coach

Stuart Baxter, Head Coach of the South Africa national football team, the Bafana Bafana, has revealed why his side failed to clinch the maximum three points in the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) second leg qualifier against the Super Eagles of Nigeria. He said the Bafana Bafana did not play according to the instructions he…

Council chairman speaks on violence in Bauchi bye-election, attributes voter apathy to farming activities

The council chairman of Toro LGA of Bauchi State, Danlami Garba Mohammad has said there was no report of violence or arrests in the course of Saturday’s bye- election in the area. He however pointed out that farming activities were responsible for the low turn out of voters during the exercise. Mohammad disclosed this to…

South Africa vs Nigeria: Ezekwesili hails Super Eagles, hints on her plans for sports if elected

Oby Ezekwesili, the presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), has said her administration will promote sports in Nigeria if she wins the 2019 election. Ezekwesili said this while commending the Super Eagles over their qualification for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Nigeria on Saturday qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup…

2019: APGA aspirant, Ukandu-Okpi defects to SDP, accuses party of corruption

A House of Assembly aspirant at the just-concluded primaries of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in Abia state, Chika Ukandu-Okpi, has dumped the party for the Social Democratic Party, SDP, in the state. Ukandu-Okpi, who is vying for the Umuahia central constituency seat, said she joined SDP with thousands of APGA members and supporters….