WIKE: “WHY IS SANWO-OLU GETTING N10B FOR CORONAVIRUS AND I AM NOT”?

Verified Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike, says the President Muhammadu Buhari led federal government is playing politics with the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic ravaging the world..On Thursday, March 26, 2020, President Buhari ordered the immediate release of a N10billion grant to the Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu led Lagos government and N5billion to the Nigeria Center for […]

Lockdown: Police arrest actress #FunkeAkindele for hosting house party

The #LagosState Police Command has arrested #Nollywood star,  Funke Akindele, for defying government’s order on lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus in the country…The actress on Saturday hosted a birthday party in her apartment which led to an uproar and calls for her arrest. Her arrest was confirmed by Gawat Jubril, who is the SSA to Gov. Sanwoolu […]

Fuel: PDP rejects N123.5, insists on N90 per liter

The PDP in a statement, said the reduction of the pump price of fuel  by N1.50k was further display of alleged cruelty and insensitivity by the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government to the plight of Nigerians. It insisted that owing to the slump in the price of crude oil in the international market, fuel […]

European football focusing on restart in July and August

European football, currently at a standstill because of the coronavirus, is focusing on a restart in July and August with clubs and leagues being told that stopping competitions should “really be the last resort.” Uefa, the European Club Association and the European Leagues’ umbrella group sent a joint letter to their members on Thursday saying […]

Boateng fined for leaving Munich ‘without permission’

Bayern Munich have fined defender Jerome Boateng for leaving the city “without permission”, an act in breach of the strict rules of confinement imposed due to the coronavirus outbreak. According to TVO television, the 31-year-old had left the city to visit his sick son and was involved in a minor road accident on Tuesday. “Bayern […]

FG reviews lockdown as COVID-19 cases rise by 35

• Food markets to open 10am to 2pm every other day • Nine cases surface in Osun, seven in FCT, hit 174 The Federal Government has relaxed total lockdown it imposed on the Federal Capital Territory, Lagos and Ogun states to curb the spread of COVID-19. The government, in the new guidel0in0ery other day. Also, […]

Nigerian paralympic gold medalist, Ndidi Nwosu, dies .

Ndidi Nwosu, who was Nigeria’s Powerlifting Gold medalist at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, is dead…According to Brila Fm, she died in Owerri Imo state on March 1, 2020, following complications arising from a lung infection.. The news was broken by former President of the Nigeria Powerlifting Federation, Ms Queen Uboh. According […]

Premier League season has to be finished – Fuchs.

The Premier League winner’s contract expires at the end of the season, whenever that might prove to be and he wants to finish the campaign Christian Fuchs is hoping the footballing authorities find a way to complete the current season amid the coronavirus outbreak which sees football suspended in almost every country across the world. The […]