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Atiku’s associate arrested for money laundering

February 20, 2019 Joshua Samuel

The Economic and Financial Crime Commission is reported to have apprehended an associate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, over alleged laundering of $4 million. The money is termed “suspicious election cash”, according to sources. The arrest followed an intelligence report on a suspicious transaction {Read More..}

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Reports: Zidane & Lampard Shortlisted by Chelsea

February 20, 2019 Azeez Oluwafemi

Zinedine Zidane and Frank Lampard have been identified by Chelsea as potential replacements for head coach Maurizio Sarri after internal discussions, as per reports. Chelsea is understood to be very concerned about the team’s recent performances and results – the most recent of which was a home defeat to Manchester {Read More..}

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INEC expresses readiness for Saturday’s elections

February 19, 2019 Joshua Samuel

INEC said it has achieved 98 per cent reconfiguration of its smart card readers, expressing readiness for the rescheduled general elections. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu disclosed this Tuesday in Abuja while briefing stakeholders on the level of preparedness of the commission. “Last Saturday, the Commission, after an extensive review {Read More..}

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ZIDANE wants the Chelsea job only if…

February 18, 2019 Azeez Oluwafemi

The French legend is keen to talk seriously about taking over as boss and turn the Blues into contenders again at home and abroad with a £200m transfer kitty. If he were to succeed under-pressure Maurizio Sarri, Zidane has a three-part wishlist: 1) New bumper deal for superstar playmaker Eden Hazard, keeping {Read More..}

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Mourinho Open to 🇫🇷Ligue 1 Job

February 18, 2019 Azeez Oluwafemi

Jose Mourinho has suggested that he could make a return to managerial work in Ligue 1 after attending Lille’s home game against Montpellier. The Portuguese, who has worked as a television pundit since his dismissal by Manchester United in December, was pictured with former France striker Nicolas Anelka at Sunday’s {Read More..}

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3 Soldiers and 1 officer killed by Boko Haram

February 18, 2019 Joshua Samuel

The Nigerian Army revealed in the late hours of yesterday, that it lost three soldiers and an officer during a failed attempt by Boko Haram terrorists to take over a military base in Yobe State on Saturday. Troops of 27 Task Force & that of special force school neutralize five {Read More..}

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INEC Postpones Elections – Full report

February 16, 2019 Joshua Samuel

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has postponed to the general elections to February 23rd,  earlier scheduled for Saturday, February 16th, 2019. Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Professor Mahmood Yakubu,while briefing newsmen at the commission’s headquarters, announced that continuing with the election as earlier {Read More..}

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587,440 PVC’s yet to be collected in Kano

February 15, 2019 Joshua Samuel

Prof. Riskuwa Arab-Shehu, the Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in Kano State, revealed that 587,440 Permanent Voters Cards are yet to be collected in the state. Arab-Shehu disclosed this through the Public Relations Officer of the Commission, Alhaji Garba Lawal during an interview with Vanguard {Read More..}