Barcelona announce strong squad to face Slavia Praha

Raheem Sterling named among ‘top five’ players in the world

Manchester United legend, Rio Ferdinand, has named Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling, among ‘top five’ best players in the world. According to Ferdinand, Sterling is impossible to play against, adding that the England international is getting better all the time. He said this while reacting to Sterling’s hat-trick in Man City’s […]

Juventus vs Lokomotiv Moscow: What Cristiano Ronaldo said after Champions League 2-1 win

Juventus superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo has hailed Maurizio Sarri’s men for their ‘teamwork’ following the Old Lady’s UEFA Champions League 2-1 win over Lokomotiv Moscow on Tuesday night in Turin. Ronaldo also urged his teammates to keep believing in themselves as they aim to win this season’s Champions League. Paulo Dybala […]

Controller General begins probe into allegations, speaks on arresting Fisayo Soyombo

The Controller General of the Nigerian Correctional Service, Ja’afaru Ahmed, has confirmed he has set up a panel to probe Ikoyi Prisons, now known as “Ikoyi Custodial Centre”, following an investigation by Fisayo Soyombo, an undercover journalist. Soyombo spent eight days as an inmate in Ikoyi Prison, to track corruption […]

Gen. Buratai: Army has engaged in spiritual warfare to fight insurgency

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has said that the Army has engaged in spiritual warfare to counter Boko Haram propaganda. Buratai, represented by Brig.-Gen. Timothy Olowomeye, the Director Civil Military Affairs, stated this at the 2019 Chaplains annual Training Conference and Retreat on Tuesday in […]

Senator Gaya speaks on Osinbajo being ‘tribalistic’

Senator Kabiru Gaya, representing Kano South Senatorial district, has described allegation of tribalism levelled against Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as a mere distraction. He called on Nigerians to ignore such claims against the Vice President. Lasgidi Reporters reported earlier that a Second Republic lawmaker, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, had alleged that Osinbajo […]

3 Nigerians injured in fresh xenophobic attacks in South Africa

Three Nigerians have been reported injured after fresh attacks on foreigners and foreign-owned businesses in South Africa. Reports have it that three Nigerians, among other foreign nationals, have on Tuesday, October 22, 2019, suffered from fresh xenophobic attacks on foreigners in different locations in South Africa. The attacks which started […]

ASUU breaks silence on UI staff arrested by DSS for alleged examination fraud

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ibadan chapter, on Tuesday declared that no single academic staff in the university was involved in examination malpractices at the Distance Learning Center (DLC) of the institution. ASUU Chairman, Professor Deji Omole made this declaration in a statement made available to […]