President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Aliyu Aziz, Director-General, National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) for a second term. Mr Abdulhamid Umar, General Manager, Operations and Corporate Communications of the organisation, said this in a statement he signed and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) inRead More →

The immediate closure of Baptist High School, Gbodofon in Osogbo has been ordered by the Osun State Government following the vandalization of school’s properties by some irate students of the school. This order was issued by the Commissioner for Education, Mr Oladoyin Folorunsho while inspecting the school after some schoolRead More →

The men of the Anambra State Police Command has recovered the corpse of a yet-to-be identified middle-aged man  from a river in Ojoto, Anambra State. The deceased whose corpse has been deposited in the mortuary was found floating on the river bank with head injuries and hands tied behind hisRead More →

After an impressive performance in the colours of the senior national team during the international break, Super Eagles defender, Semi Ajayi will be hoping to maintain his place in the starting line as West Brom welcome Sheffield Wednesday in Saturday’s English Championship. The Nigerian international, who played a key partRead More →

An 18-year-old Nigerian, Peter Arotiba, has been awarded the National Distinction and Merit Award by the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) for emerging overall best student in the 2018 examinations. Arotiba, a native of Kogi State, who is currently studying Medicine and Surgery at the University of Ibadan, graduated fromRead More →

Twelfth-placed Stade Brestois play host to Ninth-placed Nantes on Saturday night in a match day 14 fixture in the French league with La Team Pirate having identified Super Eagles winger Moses Simon has the visitors’ most dangerous star. Nigeria international Moses Simon claimed Nantes’ Player of the Month of October after aRead More →

Four of Nigeria’s finest international have been nominated by the the continent’s topmost football governing body in recognition of their impressive performances for the country in the year under review. The Caf best XI will be announced in a ceremony on January 7, 2020. Caf Best XI Complete Nominee ListRead More →