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Arsenal made progress in consistency, quality and stability, Arsene Wenger

The Premier League may be drifting towards something of an anti-climactic conclusion, but Arsenal feel they still have plenty to play for ahead of Swansea City’s visit on Monday. With Chelsea having secured the title and Champions League qualification all but decided, there seems scant...

Boko Haram Terrorists Could be Mingling With Northern Refugees – NEMA Warns

Nigeria- The National Emergency Management Agency has raised alarm over the possible infiltration of The Federal Capital Territory by Boko Haram insurgents. The agency hints that the terrorists are mixing with internally displaced persons (IDPs) to gain entrance into the cities and blames the...

Ikimi Has Made The Worst Mistake Of His Life By Defecting Into The Lion’s Den – APC

The Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress on Wednesday described the exit of a former leader of the party, Chief Tom Ikimi, as a “defection into the lion’s den.” The state’s Publicity Secretary, Godwin Erahon, who made this known in Benin, said the...

Tambuwal’s Defection: Why Yoruba Must Redeem Themselves By Onyiorah Paschal

“Tinubu used his political muscle to convince gullible Yoruba legislators to vote     against a Yoruba woman, Mulikat Akande, in a post that was specifically designed by the PDP as a benefit for Yoruba. He then got the same mumu Yoruba politicians to vote instead...

Obama Picks John Kerry To Lead U.S. Delegation On Buhari Inauguration

President Barack Obama of the United States has named Secretary of State, John Kerry, to lead the American government delegation to the inauguration of Muhammadu Buhari as Nigeria’s president. Mr. Buhari will be sworn into office on May 29, alongside his vice president-elect, Yemi Osinbajo. “Today...

Jordaan focussed on politics, not answering World Cup bribe allegations: spokesman

CAPE TOWN,  - Danny Jordaan, the central figure in South Africa’s 2010 World Cup bid which is now implicated in vote buying, is concentrating on his new role as mayor of the coastal city of Port Elizabeth rather than answering allegations made in U.S....

Premier League – Paper Round: Liverpool enquire about Isco as James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos sign for Real Madrid

Liverpool could move for a Real Madrid star; Arsenal are set to swoop for a Portuguese World Cup star; Micah Ricchards could be leaving Manchester City on loan and Leicester City keen on Sporting Lisbon's Algerian striker Islam Slimani – plus the other top...

N1.5bn Rivers Ebola Fund: PDP queries Amaechi over lack protection kit, doctors

The Rivers state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, says it is shocked to note that despite all the claims by the state government about efforts and programmes put in place to checkmate the spread of the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease in the...

Reports Say Nigeria’s education sector accounts for 50% of jobs created in 6 months

Nigeria’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said that the education sector accounted for about 50% of the total employment generated in the formal sector in the first half of this year. The NBS said in the latest jobs report released on Tuesday in Abuja...

Armenian Military Helicopter Shot Down In Azerbaijan For Violating Air Space

Shot Down Helicopter Azerbaijan's defence ministry says its forces have shot down an Armenian military helicopter violating its airspace. Three crew members were killed in the incident, according to local reports. The helicopter was flying in the disputed territory of Nagorno Karabakh, an enclave in western...
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