Man Utd Legend, Roy Keane Gives Verdict On Ronaldo’s Contract Termination With The Club

The Manchester United legend, Roy Keane, has talked about the Cristiano Ronaldo situation. He insisted that Ronaldo, the Man Utd forward, should have left the club in the summer. Keane was reacting to Manchester United’s termination of Ronaldo’s contract. He also claimed that Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag should have handled Ronaldo’s situation differently. Man United and Ronaldo sensationally announced on Tuesday evening that the Portuguese’s …

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Election 2023: INEC Gives Update, Clarifies Its Stand On Uploading Results On Portal

Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said the commission will upload the results of the 2023 general elections on its portal.  He said the move is to enable Nigerians to have a real-time view of the results as they are being collated.  He also said the use of the Bimodal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS) has come to stay …

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BREAKING: Ronaldo Slapped With Fine, Match Ban By FA

The former Manchester United striker, Cristiano Ronaldo, has been fined. He was slapped with a fine of £50,000 and given a two-match ban by the football association in England. Following an incident that occurred in April when Ronaldo smashed a fan’s phone at Goodison Park after Man United lost to Everton last season, the FA have now concluded their investigation and handed Ronaldo his punishment. …

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Just A Change Of Dye – Sowore Knocks Buhari, Emefiele Over New Naira Notes

Omoyele Sowore has reacted to the newly redesigned naira notes unveiled today by President Muhammadu Buhari.  The presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) slammed Buhari and CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele saying they are crooks.  Sowore observed that no significant change occured to the naira and it seems Nigerians have been deceived again.  Taking to his Twitter account, Sowore while sharing pictures of the …

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FCT Proposed Statutory Budget Of N607bn Scales 2nd Reading In House Of Reps

By Femi Ogunshola Abuja – The bill seeking for an Act to authorise the issue of N607,952,023,580 from the Federal Capital Territory Administration’s Statutory Revenue Fund has scaled second reading at the House of Representatives.The proposed budget is for the service of the FCT for the financial year commencing from Jan. 1 and ending on 31 December, 2022.Presenting the Bill for second reading, the House …

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Association Appoints New Secretary General

By Esenvosa IzahLagos, – The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has appointed Mr Joshua Apebo as the Secretary General of the association to succeed the incumbent, Mr Alade Lawal. According to a statement signed by the National President, Mr Tommy Okon, and Secretary General, Lawal, on Wednesday in Lagos, Apebo will assume the position with effect from Jan. 1, 2023. “Apebo was …

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Osun Assembly Passes N138.2bn 2023 Budget 

By Olajide Idowu Osogbo, – Osun House of Assembly passed the state’s Appropriation Bill 2023 of N138.2 billion in Osogbo on Wednesday. It raised the budget estimate by N2 billion when compared with the N136.2 billion estimate sent to it by the Executive arm of government. Speaker of the Assembly, Mr Timothy Owoeye, explained that the N2 billion increase was for the take-off of Ilesa …

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Nigerian Students To Access Loans As NASS Passes Bill

By Femi Ogunshola Abuja – Nigerian students in institutions of higher learning would gain more access to financial assistance as the two chambers of the National Assembly have passed the students loan Bill, according to Mr Lanre Lasisi, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Speaker.He said said in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday that the bill was sponsored by Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, …

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FG, States, LGCs Share N736.782bn For October 

By Temitope Ponle Abuja, – The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) has shared N736.782 billion to the three tiers of government as Federation Allocation for the month of October. This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Phil Abiamuwe-Mowete, Director (Information/Press), Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning on Wednesday. The N736.782 billion is inclusive of Gross Statutory Revenue, Value Added Tax (VAT), Exchange …

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Mental Health Is A Human Right, Cannot Be Neglected – NHRC

By Edith Nwapi Abuja,  – Mental health is a human right which should not be  ignored, the Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Mr Tony Ojukwu , SAN, has haid. Ojukwu made this known  at a dialogue on mental health organised by the NHRC for the members of it ‘s staff. ”The right to healrh encompasses all components of health,  including mental …

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Police Arraign Man, 36, Over Alleged N2m Fraud

Funmilayo Okunade Ado-Ekiti, – The police in Ekiti on Wednesday arraigned a 36-year-old man, Adeniyi Razaq, before an Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court over alleged N2 million fraud. The defendant, whose address is unknown, is standing trial on a charge of fraud. The police prosecutor, Insp. Sodiq Adeniyi, told the court that the defendant committed the offence on Feb. 2, 2020 in Ado-Ekiti. Adeniyi alleged that the …

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Buhari appoints Lauretta Onochie NDDC chairman

 By Chris Udochukwu President Buhari’s Special Assistant on New Media Lauretta Onochie has been nominated as the substantive chairman of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Senate President Ahmed Lawan announced this on Wednesday at plenary. President Muhammadu Buhari appointed her and 15 other as members of the board. The appointments were contained in a letter to Ahmad. Some of the other nominees for the …

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PDP Crisis: They Want To Kill Me For Asking Ayu to Resign – Wike Cries Out

Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike has cried out saying some people are planning to kill him for asking the party’s National Chairman, Iyorchia Ayu to resign.  Wike disclosed this at the commissioning of the Akpabu-Itu-Umudiogha road in the Emohua Local Government Area of the state yesterday.  He explained that he is not agitating that Atiku should relinquish his ticket.  According to Wike: “When I see …

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Supreme Court Rejects Trump’s Lawsuit Stopping IRS From Sending Tax Records to Congress

Attempt by Donald Trump the former US President to stop Congress from obtaining his income tax returns from the IRS has failed.  This comes after the Supreme Cout rejected Trump’s request.  The ruling comes more than three months after a three-judge panel of the federal appeals court in Washington ruled that the Ways and Means Committee had the right to obtain Trump’s tax returns.  Trump …

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Why I Approved Redesign Of Naira Notes Locally – Buhari

By Ismaila Chafe Abuja, – President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the new Naira banknotes, expressing delight that the redesigned currencies were locally produced by the Nigerian Security Printing and Minting (NSPM) Plc. Speaking at the inauguration of the new banknotes which preceded the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting on Wednesday in Abuja, Buhari explained in detail the basis for his approval to the Central Bank …

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EPL: Manchester United’s Next Plan Revealed After Cristiano Ronaldo’s Exit

World-famous English club, Manchester United’s is beginning to make new plans after the exit of Cristiano Ronaldo. The club’s next plan has been revealed after forward Ronaldo’s exit from the club. Man United had on Tuesday night announced that the club had reached an agreement to terminate Ronaldo’s contract with immediate effect. Ronaldo is now a free agent ahead of the January transfer window and …

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