• Super Falcons: NFF to ban several players & officials for “unruly comments”

    Super Falcons: NFF to ban several players & officials for “unruly comments”

    Reports reaching ADELOVE indicate that Nigerian sports authorities plan to ban several Super Falcons stars and some of the coaches could lose their jobs as fallout from the standoff over unpaid entitlements.

    Falcons striker Francisca Ordega will likely be among the stars to be removed after she said she regrets playing for the country.

    The USA-based star was later blasted by NFF president Amaju Pinnick for her comments.

    “I can categorically state here that the name Ordega will never be heard or seen […]

  • Gov. Dickson restricts herdsmen activities in Bayelsa

    Gov. Dickson restricts herdsmen activities in Bayelsa

    Bayelsa state governor, Seriake Dickson, has restricted the activities of herdsmen in the state to the Bayelsa Palm area.

    Dickson announced the restriction on Friday in Yenagoa in a live radio and television programme.

    The governor said the measure was taken as a result of recent upsurge in violence and criminal activities of herdsmen in some parts of the country.

    Mr. Dickson also warned herdsmen against bearing arms in the course of grazing their livestock, saying anyone contravening the order would face the wrath […]

  • Mugabe’s wife sued over diamond ring worth $1.4 million

    Mugabe’s wife sued over diamond ring worth $1.4 million

    Reports from the front page of of Zimbabwe’s leading newspapers, Independent newspaper, this morning alleged that Zimbabwe’s first lady, Grace Mugabe is being sued for an order she reportedly placed for a very expensive diamond ring.

    The story also alleges that Mrs Mugabe “had indicated her husband, saying he wanted to buy the ring for their 20th wedding anniversary”.

    The ring was ordered from a dealer in Dubai through a businessman.

    It appears to be a complex case involving allegations that include one […]

  • Clinton warns against dangers of spreading fake news

    Clinton warns against dangers of spreading fake news

    Defeated Democratic Party candidate in the last US elections, Hillary Clinton, has issued a stern warning against the spread of fake news, branding it an epidemic with “real world consequences”.

    Clinton added that fake news must be addressed in order to protect democracy.

    It will be recalled that Clinton lost last month’s presidential election to Republican Donald Trump in a shock upset, with several Trump critics arguing that the prominence of fake articles shared on Facebook and other social media may have […]

  • Sheriff, Makarfi, should resign in PDP’s interest – Rabiu Bako

    Sheriff, Makarfi, should resign in PDP’s interest – Rabiu Bako

    A sage and a founding member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Mohammed Rabiu Bako has advised the Ali Modu Sherrif and the Ahmed Makarfi-led Caretaker Committees to put away  their sword and step aside in the interest of the party.

    He said the call has become important in view of the need for them to make sacrifices as the party is greater than any individual or groups, hence the call for quick resolution of the impasse so that the […]

  • NNAMDI KANU AND THE CRY FOR BIAFRA by Fani-Kayode

    NNAMDI KANU AND THE CRY FOR BIAFRA by Fani-Kayode

    I am not a Biafran and neither am I igbo. I do however believe that it is the inalienable right of any human being or ethnic nationality to aspire to be free and to be able to determine their own destiny. The right of self-determination is enshrined in international law and it is guaranteed by every moral stricture known to man.

    It is a right that has been exercised successfully over and over again in world history and it has led […]

  • Constitution review: Senate reduces President’s powers

    Constitution review: Senate reduces President’s powers

    Senate has reduced the powers of the Presidency in the current Constitution review by moving certain items from the Exclusive Legislative List to the Concurrent List.

    The amendment was known when the Senate received an interim status report of its Constitution Review Committee (CRC(, chaired by Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu.

    Ekweremadu said the Second Schedule, Part I and II of the Constitution has been altered to decongest the Exclusive Legislative List in order to give more powers to the states of the […]

  • LAGOS OFFER TO SELL CHEAP RICE

    LAGOS OFFER TO SELL CHEAP RICE

    Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state, on Thursday has annouced his readiness to roll out Lake Rice on December 15 to Lagosians at N13,000 per 50kg towards the Yuletide celebrations.

    Special Adviser on Food Security to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, Sanni Okanlawan, made this disclosure in Lagos during the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry National Agriculture Stakeholders Summit.

    Okanlawan said sales of the rice would be made at all the 57 Local Government Areas and Local Council Development Areas in the state […]

  • Ghana election: Opposition Candidate, Nana Akufo-Addo triumph over incumbent President, Mahama

    Ghana election: Opposition Candidate, Nana Akufo-Addo triumph over incumbent President, Mahama

    Presidential candidate of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP),Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has won Ghana’s presidential election, defeating the current President John Mahama in a keenly contested election according to result released by media outlets across the country.

    Mr. Akufo-Addo party also won parliamentary elections  over Mr. Mahama’s National Democratic Congress (NDC), that also took place throughout Ghana on Wednesday, December 7, 2016.

    President Mahama’s bid for reelection was hurt by widespread voter disaffection with an economy that has stalled and a […]

  • FG set to launch information app

    FG set to launch information app

    The Minister of Information,  Alh. Lai Muhammed, on Thursday, has announced the decision of Federal Government to launch an Information App (FGIAPP) next week as part of the efforts to enhance dissemination of information regarding government activities.

    Mr.  Muhammed who met with resident information officers from ministries, departments and agencies ahead of the launch in order to prepare them on methodology of information dissemination of happenings in the country from government perspective.

    He told them that with the information app, the Federal […]

  • Woman abandoned by husband allegedly tries to sell her 3 babies in Enugu State

    Woman abandoned by husband allegedly tries to sell her 3 babies in Enugu State

    Odinaka Ali, a 25 year old woman from Ezilo, in Ishielu Local Goverment of Area of Ebonyi state has been arrested for trying to sell her three children.

    According to Desk officer of National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, (NAPTIP) in Ebonyi State, Florence Onwa, the lady was arrested by the police after they received a tip-off from a waitress whom she had contacted to look for a trafficker who could buy her children because she could no […]