2022 AWCON:Banyana Bayana Stun Super Falcons

  Banyana Banyana of South Africa defeated Nigeria's Super Falcons in the opening group C of the 2022 African Women Cup of Nations in Morocco , Starnews report   The game which was played at the Hassan Moulay stadium in Rabat started with both teams trying to unsettle one another and ended 0-0 in the

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No Christian, Muslim is persecuted in Nigeria’, FG replies 5 US senators

The Federal Government on Monday condemned the call by five US Republican Senators asking for the redesignation of Nigeria as a country of particular concern because of alleged persecution of Christians. The Senators who made the call in a letter to the US Secretary of State, Antony Blinken also alleged violation of freedom of Christians’

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Gombe NNPP gov candidate cautions Yahaya on borrowing

The governorship candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party in Gombe State, Khamisu Mailantarki, has cautioned Governor Muhammadu Yahaya against mortgaging the future of the state through what he described as “borrowing spree.”   Mailantarki made this statement in an interview with our correspondent last weekend when the presidential candidate of the NNPP commissioned the

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Gunmen kill four, kidnap teenager in Sokoto community

The Nigeria Police Force, Sokoto State Command, has confirmed an attack on a farming community close to Gandi district of the Rabba Local Government Area on Saturday by suspected terrorists in which four persons were killed. The spokesman of the command, DSP Sanusi Abubakar, confirmed that the assailants attacked the farmers on their farms with

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Kidnap suspect not Fayemi’s appointee, Ekiti govt says

The Ekiti State Government said on Monday that the community leader, Alhaji Abashe Adamu, arrested by the police in the state for alleged kidnapping was never an appointee of Dr Kayode Fayemi administration.   The Commissioner for Information, Akin Omole, said, “While it is true that Alhaji Adamu was a member of the Farmers-herders Peace

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El-Rufai best choice as Tinubu’s running mate – Group

A group, Tinubu Support Organisation, has endorsed the Kaduna State Governor, Malma Nasir El-Rufai, as the best choice of running mate for the All Progressives Congress’ presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.   The TSO said it arrived at the decision after its consultative meeting with critical stakeholders of the APC in the North-West geopolitical zone

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JUST IN :Gabriel Jesus Signs for Arsenal

  Arsenal have signed Brazil forward Gabriel Jesus from Manchester City for £45m on a long-term deal.   The 25-year-old is manager Mikel Arteta's fourth signing of the summer, following the arrivals of midfielder Fabio Vieira, goalkeeper Matt Turner and Brazilian striker Marquinhos   Arteta said he was "very excited" by Jesus' arrival.   "The

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Manchester City sign Philips from Leed United

Manchester City have signed Leeds United midfielder Kalvin Phillips on a six-year deal. The 26-year-old England international made 235 appearances over eight seasons at Elland Road. He becomes Pep Guardiola's third summer signing after the arrivals of Erling Haaland and Stefan Ortega Moreno. "I am absolutely delighted to have joined Manchester City. City have again

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Sunshine Stars continental hope dims following defeat in Owerri

    Sunshine Stars' push for a continental place finish in the 2021/22 NPFL season took a hit on matchday 36, following a narrow loss to relegation-threatened Heartland at the Dan Anyiam Stadium, Owerri.   The Owena Whales made a strong start to Saturday's  game and asked the hosts all the questions from the get-go,

2023: Lord, give us a criminal for president

To all intents and purposes, Nigeria shouldn’t be compared with Australia. Because there’s nothing to compare. But if a crazed member of Nigeria’s ruling feudal class or any of their serfs feels otherwise, such an unfortunate fellow should be handed an apple and a pebble.   After sinking his teeth into the apple and carving

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