The People’s Trust has named a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Na’Abba, as the chairman of its Presidential Campaign Council for the February 16 election. The party’s National Secretary, Nasir Kura, disclosed this in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja on Thursday. Na’Abba had recently resigned his membership of the […]

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board says it has registered over 300,000 candidates for its 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination in one week. The Board’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Lagos State. Benjamin said that this was coming a week after […]

Tragedy struck on the Benin-Auchi Expressway in Edo State on Wednesday after a 17-year-old pregnant rape victim, her uncle, an advocacy officer identified as Promise Ezekiel, and their driver, Paul Opashe, were killed in a road crash. It was learnt that the victims were travelling in a car to the Evbuoraria Magistrates’ Court, Benin, where […]

Andy Murray has withdrawn from next month’s Marseille Open and he may now decide to undergo hip surgery. The former world No 1 and three-time Grand Slam champion had weighing up whether to continue playing through the pain of a hip injury after a dramatic five-set exit to Roberto Bautista Agut at the Australian Open […]

Opposition political parties on the platform of the Coalition of United Political Parties on Thursday said they were in possession of credible information about moves by President Muhammadu Buhari to dodge a presidential debate holding on Saturday. The coalition’s spokesperson, Imo Ugochinyere, made the allegation in a statement in Abuja. Ugochinyere said the move was […]

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