• Former Finance minister hails Kalu for joining APC

    Former Finance minister hails Kalu for joining APC

    Renowned economist and former minister of finance, Dr. Kalu Idika Kalu, has hailed former Abia State governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, on his decision to join the All Progressives Congress (APC), along with his friends and associates.

    Idika Kalu said his support should not come as a surprise to all those who are aware of his position from the formative phase of the alliances that culminated in the emergence of the APC.

    A statement signed  by the former minister said the move […]

  • I’m joining Manchester United – Ibrahimovic

    I’m joining Manchester United – Ibrahimovic

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic said on Thursday that he is joining Manchester United, ending intense speculation about where the 34-year-old Swedish superstar forward will be playing next season.

    “Time to let the world know. My next destination is Manchester United,” he wrote on Instagram and Facebook, complete with a picture of the United badge.

    Ibrahimovic, who was a free agent after ending a hugely successful stay at Paris Saint-Germain, becomes the second signing of new United boss Jose Mourinho after that of highly rated […]

  • Celtic coach stops Efe Ambrose from joining Nigeria’s Olympic squad

    Celtic coach stops Efe Ambrose from joining Nigeria’s Olympic squad

    Samson Siasia’s bid to take Efe Ambrose to the Olympics in Rio has been quashed by Celtic coach, Brendan Rodgers who is in the midst of a defensive crisis and is loathe to lose another defender.

    Brendan Rodgers is wrestling with injury problems in central defence, with Croatian Jozo Simunovic and Dedryck Boyata likely to miss the start of the Scottish Premiership season.

    Nigeria will play Japan in their first fixture on August 4, just 48 hours before Celtic begin their league […]

  • Lawyer drags Fayose to court for joining Ekiti workers’ strike

    Lawyer drags Fayose to court for joining Ekiti workers’ strike

    The governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has been sued over his decision to join workers of the state’s civil service in their industrial action.

    A lawyer, Kabir Akingbolu, who sued the governor before a Federal High Court in Lagos, argued that Mr. Fayose’s decision amounted to abdication of duties.

    “Considering the provision of Section 176 subsection 1 and 2 of the Constitution whether the abdication of duty by the 1st Defendant in reckless abandonment is not a violation of Oath of […]