We’ve removed some tasks from Messi – PSG manager Galtier

We've removed some tasks from Messi - PSG manager Galtier

Paris Saint-Germain boss Christophe Galtier has told his team not to allow Lionel Messi take some tasks but to work hard to give the 35-year-old some freedom on the pitch. According to him, the World Cup winner was exempt from defensive duties in PSG’s 2-1 win against Toulouse on Saturday. Toulouse scored first at the … Read more

I support Emefiele over naira redesign – Ben Murray-Bruce

I support Emefiele over naira redesign - Ben Murray-Bruce

Former Nigerian lawmaker, Ben Murray-Bruce, has questioned the motive behind the recent visit to President Muhammadu Buhari by the governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Murray-Bruce queried why the APC governors visited Buhari over the naira redesign, noting that they couldn’t make such a visit while the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, was … Read more

Real Madrid’s key player to miss Club World Cup

Real Madrid's key player to miss Club World Cup

Real Madrid star Eden Hazard suffered a fresh injury blow and will miss their Club World Cup tie against Al Ahly on Wednesday. Real Madrid confirmed in a statement via its website at the weekend that Hazard has been diagnosed with patellar tendinosis in his left knee and is under observation. Hazard is obviously unable … Read more

Naira redesign will bring economic, social benefits – Peter Obi

2023: No going back, take back Nigeria now or never - Peter Obi

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi has said the current pain and inconvenience created by redesigning the Naira would bring significant long-term economic and social benefits. Obi also urged the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and commercial banks to speed up efforts to make the new Naira notes available to small … Read more

2023 guber poll: Kogi ex-Deputy Gov, Awoniyi picks PDP nomination form

2023 guber poll: Kogi ex-Deputy Gov, Awoniyi picks PDP nomination form

Yomi Awoniyi, former Kogi State Deputy Governor, has picked nomination and expression of interest forms for the 14th April, 2023, Governorship primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The former Deputy Governor, in a statement issued on Sunday in Lokoja, said he possessed the character, capacity, competence, commitment, knowledge, experience and resolve to address the … Read more

SERAP sues Lawan, Gbajabiamila over N228b NASS budget

SERAP sues Lawan, Gbajabiamila over N228b NASS budget

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has filed a lawsuit against the Senate President, Dr Ahmad Lawan and the Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila over their failure to cut National Assembly budget of N228.1 billion. In a statement on Sunday by SERAP’s Deputy Director, Kolawole Oluwadare, the suit followed the move by … Read more

Real Madrid pick Nigerian striker as Benzema’s replacement

Real Madrid pick Nigerian striker as Benzema’s replacement

Real Madrid are considering signing Borussia Dortmund striker, Karim Adeyemi to provide cover for Karim Benzema. That is according to Okdiario’s chief pundit, Eduardo Inda, who made the claims while speaking on El Chiringuito. Inda said that Real Madrid are looking at Adeyemi, who was born in Munich, Germany, to a Nigerian father and Romanian … Read more

Akwa Ibom APC finally inaugurates governorship campaign council

2023 election: NNPP candidates, others defect to APC in Zamfara

Less than five weeks to the governorship election in Nigeria, the All Progressives Congress, APC, Akwa Ibom State has inaugurated its governorship campaign council christened Akan Udofia/Victor Antai Governorship Campaign Council. This is coming after a long legal battle with Senator Ita Enang, one of the governorship aspirants who dragged the party’s candidate to court … Read more

Transfer: I’ve been told Jorginho will leave Arsenal – Bailey

Transfer: I've been told Jorginho will leave Arsenal - Bailey

Jorginho could be on his way out of the Emirates Stadium just a few months after joining Arsenal from Chelsea. The Italy international will leave the club in the summer if Mikel Arteta’s side wins the Premier League title, according to popular journalist, Graeme Bailey. In what appears to be one of the surprising moments … Read more

Naira redesign: Nigerians lament as POS charges N400, N300 for N1000 withdrawal

Naira redesign: Nigerians lament as POS charges N400, N300 for N1000 withdrawal

Following the new naira notes swap policy by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Point of Sales, POS, operators have resorted to exploiting Nigerians. Prior to the introduction of the policy, POS operators charged N100 for every N1000 cash withdrawal, but the situation has changed. DAILY POST reports that POS operators now charge between N300 … Read more

2023: Why Nigerians should retire Atiku, Tinubu – Zikist Movement

2023: It's an insult, APC Northern leaders can't betray me - Tinubu replies Atiku

A pressure group, Zikist-Aminu Kano Patriots, ZAP, has urged Nigerians to use their votes to retire septuagenarians, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. The organisation claimed that voting for Atiku, who is the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) or Tinubu, the … Read more

EPL: De Gea reacts with Mourinho reference after Casemiro receives red card

EPL: De Gea reacts with Mourinho reference after Casemiro receives red card

Manchester United star, Casemiro, received a straight red card during his side’s Premier League 2-1 win against Crystal Palace on Saturday. Casemiro grabbed Will Hughes by the throat, leading to the Brazilian getting sent off in the 70th minute of the encounter. However, Manchester United goalkeeper, David de Gea, has now reacted hilariously on Twitter … Read more

EPL: Don’t play him – Paul Merson slams Potter over latest wrong decision

EPL: Paul Merson predicts victory for Top 4 teams

Arsenal legend, Paul Merson has slammed Graham Potter for playing unwell Chelsea star, Mykhailo Mudryk during the Blues’ 0-0 draw with Fulham at the weekend. The Ukraine international started the game and pulled off after 45 minutes following his underwhelming performance. After the game, the manager told the press that the player was suffering from … Read more

EPL: Chelsea, Arsenal receive condition to sign England World Cup star

EPL: You’ll get important role - Rice told club to join between Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal, Man Utd

West Ham United manager, David Moyes has said that clubs interested in signing Chelsea and Arsenal transfer target, Declan Rice will need to break the British transfer record when the England World Cup star decides to leave the club. Rice gave another all-action and combative performance during West Ham’s Premier League 1-1 draw with Newcastle … Read more

2023: Outcome of presidential election will shock you – Bafarawa blasts El-Rufai

2023: Outcome of presidential election will shock you - Bafarawa blasts El-Rufai

A former Sokoto State Governor, Attahiru Bafarawa has said the outcome of the presidential election would shock Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State. Bafarawa was reacting to El-Rufai’s claim that the All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu would win the February elections. El-Rufai had said Tinubu would become Nigeria’s next president despite some … Read more

EPL: FA told to discipline Casemiro after red card incident

EPL: FA told to discipline Casemiro after red card incident

Former Aston Villa man, Gabriel Agbonlahor has told the FA to arrest and discipline Casemiro after the incident that saw the Brazilian sent off against Crystal Palace on Saturday. According to Agbonhalor, the former Real Madrid man thought he was a super star wrestler and wanted to strangle Crystal Palace’s Will Hughes. The midfielder was … Read more