NPFL: Match Abandoned As Gombe Utd Fans Went “Beserk” Over Own Goal

NPFL: Match Abandoned As Gombe Utd Fans Went “Beserk” Over Own Goal
 

Saturday’s week 38 Nigeria Professional Football League match between Gombe Utd and Wikki Tourists FC of Bauchi, ended abruptly in Gombe as fans turned violent, protesting an own-goal by the home team. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Gombe Utd fans, already feeling aggrieved over...

Posted on Sep 9, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 9, 2017

I Went Into Drug Trafficking to Tevive My Business — Suspect

I Went Into Drug Trafficking to Tevive My Business — Suspect
 

By Evelyn Usman A 47-year-old textile merchant has been arrested by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA with 4.4kgs of methamphetamine, valued at over N300 million  at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja. The drugs which were concealed inside food stuff was detected  during...

Posted on Jan 21, 2017 - Last updated on Jan 21, 2017

Why we Went on Rampage in Sambisa – Nigerian Soldiers

Why we Went on Rampage in Sambisa – Nigerian Soldiers
 

Nigerian soldiers who revolted against their superior officers inside the dreaded Sambisa forest in December were protesting the poor treatment meted out on them by military authorities, PREMIUM TIMES can authoritatively report today. PREMIUM TIMES had exclusively reported the breakdown of disciplin...

Posted on Jan 4, 2017 - Last updated on Jan 4, 2017

Malabu Oil Deal: UK Group Alleges $523m Went to Ex-President’s Fronts

Malabu Oil Deal: UK Group Alleges $523m Went to Ex-President’s Fronts
 

A United Kingdom anti-corruption group, Global Witness, has alleged that about $ 523million of the $ 1.1billion paid by Shell and Eni for Malabu Oil Block (OPL 245) went to some fronts of a former President. It said the deal deprived the country of a sum equivalent to 80% of its 2015 health budget i...

Posted on Dec 29, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 29, 2016

Why I went ‘underground’ for three years – Faze

Why I went ‘underground’ for three years – Faze
 

Chibuzor Oji, better known by his stage name, Faze, is a Nigerian musician and actor. He is a member of the defunct hip hop group, Plantashun Boyz, along with BlackFace and 2Face. In this exclusive interview with VICTOR UDOH, he talks about his new album and why he has been off the scene for three [...

Posted on Aug 16, 2014 - Last updated on Aug 16, 2014

Soldiers went wild in Borno as GOC addresses them

Soldiers went wild in Borno as GOC addresses them
 

Some soldiers on Wednesday went haywire while they were being addressed by some General Officers Commanding. Contrary to rules of conduct, the soldiers fired shots during the address. This led to pandemonium at the Maimalari Cantonment in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, where the soldiers were b...

Posted on May 15, 2014 - Last updated on May 15, 2014

Defection: Justice Ademola went beyond briefs –APC

Defection: Justice Ademola went beyond briefs –APC
 

By Rotimi Akinwumi,  Joe Egbodo and By Joe Nwankwo, Abuja   National leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has observed that Justice Adeniyi Ademola’s judgement of Monday did not order the 37 members of the House who defected to the APC from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to ...

Posted on Apr 2, 2014 - Last updated on Apr 2, 2014

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