Daily Archives: August 16, 2019

Hazard out of Madrid season opener with thigh injury

NEWS DIGEST - Real Madrid’s preparations for the new season hit an untimely snag as marquee signing Eden Hazard was ruled out of Saturday’s...

Match fixing: FIFA bans former Super Eagles coach Siasia for life

NEWS DIGEST - Former Nigeria national team coach Samson Siasia has been banned from the game for life following a match-fixing probe by world...

UNILAG received N5bn as grants for research in 1 year

UNILAG received N5bn as grants for research in 1 year NEWS DIGEST--The University of Lagos (UNILAG) was able to attract up to N5 billion in...

Shiites threaten fresh protest as El-Zakzaky, wife return

Shiites threaten fresh protest as El-Zakzaky, wife return NEWS DIGEST--The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shittes, on Friday said it members will...

Ex-banker bags 10 years imprisonment for stealing depositors’ money

Ex-banker bags 10 years imprisonment for stealing depositors' money NEWS DIGEST--Justice Abiodun Adesodun of the Ekiti State High Court, has convicted a former cashier officer...

Yari: Court freezes ex-Zamfara Gov’s account

Yari: Court freezes ex-Zamfara Gov's account NEWS DIGEST--A Federal High Court in Abuja has granted a request by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related...

FIFA bans Samson Siasia, slams ex-Eagles Coach with N18.5m fine

FIFA bans Samson Siasia, slams ex-Eagles Coach with N18.5m fine NEWS DIGEST--World football ruling body FIFA has banned former Super Eagles coach Samson Siasia for...

‘Kogi now capital of poverty, thuggery in Nigeria’

'Kogi now capital of poverty, thuggery in Nigeria' NEWS DIGEST--A governorship aspirant in Kogi state and front line Journalist, Yakubu Mohammed on Friday lamented Kogi...

FG planned to kill El-Zakzaky in India–Shiite

FG planned to kill El-Zakzaky in India--Shiite NEWS DIGEST--The Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky led Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), has explained why its leader declined medical...

13,000 Almajiris, 8,000 out-of-school kids registered in Keffi LG

13,000 Almajiris, 8,000 out-of-school kids registered in Keffi LG  NEWS DIGEST--The Emir of Keffi, Dr. Shehu Chindo Yamusa III, has said that over 13,000 Almajiri...