Carabao Cup: Sarri speaks on Gonzalo Higuain playing Chelsea against Tottenham

Chelsea manager, Maurizio Sarri has stated that striker, Gonzalo Higuain will not play for Blues when they tackle Tottenham Hotspur in the Carabao Cup second leg tie at Stamford Bridge on Thursday night. Sarri confirmed on Wednesday that Higuain’s medical is already scheduled, and if there are no issues, the Argentine international should sign his…

Delta chiefs scream sacrilege after monarch replaced ancient idol, shrines with Jesus’ status in palace

As if in home movies, the Obi ( traditional ruler) of Nsukwa kingdom in Aniocha South local government area of Delta State, HRM Kenneth Ezegbune 1, on Wednesday pulled down several shrines including a very powerful idolatry statue of “Nneoma” bequeathed to the kingdom, and replaced same with the statue of Jesus Christ in his…

Fani-Kayode lists reasons Buhari cannot win another election [AUDIO]

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has pointed out reasons Nigerians must vote out President Muhammadu Buhari in the forthcoming presidential election. Fani-Kayode said Buhari has failed as a leader, hence he should be voted out in the forthcoming election. In an audio statement he released on his Twitter handle, the former Minister described Buhari…

Commercial motorcyclist remanded for alleged rape of minor

An Iyaganku Senior Magistrates’ Court, sitting in Ibadan has remanded a 19 – year-old-commercial motorcyclist, Afeez Babalola, in prison for allegedly raping a 6-year-old girl. NAN reports that Babalola of an undisclosed address was in court on the charge of rape. The prosecutor, ASP Samad Aliu, told the court that the accused allegedly had unlawful…

2019 presidency: Atiku reacts to claims of lack of funds for campaigns

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate for the 2019 elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has denied a Lagos based coalition, claiming to be supporting him. A coalition claiming to be Atiku’s Support Groups, in Lagos State had during the week, decried alleged lack of campaign materials for about 800 pro-Atiku groups in the state. But…

Tailor remanded for defiling seven-year-old girl in Lagos

An Ogudu Magistrates’ Court, in Lagos, has remanded a 21-year-old tailor, identified as Francis Adeniyi, who allegedly defiled a seven-year-old girl. Adeniyi, a resident of Ajiboye Street, Alapere, Lagos, is facing a two-count charge of indecent sexual assault and defiling a minor, NAN reports. The prosecutor, Insp. Lucky Ihiehie, told the court that the girl’s…

How Atiku justified my claim that current Buhari is Jubrin, real Buhari dead – Nnamdi Kanu

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu has reacted as the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar described President Muhammadu Buhari as a fake Fulani man. Kanu said the remark by the PDP presidential candidate laid credence to his earlier claim that Buhari was Jubril of Sudan….

How APC ferried thugs from neighbouring States, FCT for Buhari’s rally in Plateau – PDP

The State Campaign Council, of the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Plateau State has accused the Governor Simon Lalong-led All Progressives Congress, APC in the state, of ferrying thugs from neighbouring States of Kaduna, Bauchi and Nasarawa as well as the Federal Capital Territory, saying the action led to the “intimidation and unruliness”…