Tyson Fury is rematch against Deontay Wilder remains unclear as he is still recovering from his injury in his last fight against Otto Walin in Las Vegas Plans for the British heavyweight to challenge Wilder again in February have been thrown into doubt after Fury suffered nasty wounds above his right eye during last month's […]

US opera singer Jessye Norman, one of the most renowned sopranos of the 20th Century, has died at the age of 74. A native of Augusta, Georgia, Norman was one of the rare black singers to reach fame in the opera world. She established herself in Europe in the 1970s and made her debut at […]

The Federal Government says it has deactivated over 2.2 million improperly registered mobile telephone lines in the country. The Deputy Director/Head of Information, Press and PR Unit, at the Federal Ministry of Communications, Philomena Oshodin said the Nigeria Communications Commission blocked the lines following the directive of the Minister of Communications, Dr Isa Pantami. Oshodin […]

A new report has revealed that US President Donald Trump called Australian PM Scott Morrison and asked for his help with an investigation into the origins of the Mueller inquiry. According to the report Trump asked Morrison to help find evidence to discredit the inquiry. Australia confirmed the call had taken place and that the […]

Troops of the Nigerian Army have arrested a bus driver and seven passengers who are illegal immigrants and believed to be working for the Islamic State West Africa Province and the Boko Haram fighters along Yola Road in Borno State. The eight suspects were rounded up by troops of 331 Artillery Regiment deployed at a […]

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in February 23, 2019 election, Atiku Abubakar, has painted a gloomy picture of the country as Nigeria marks her fifth ninth independence anniversary. The former Vice-President, in his message on Nigeria’s 59th independence anniversary, said the nation’s founding fathers could not have imagined that 59 years after independence, […]

President Muhammadu Buhari today hinted that the newly created Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development would oversee the administration’s Special Intervention Programme. Buhari, who said this in his broadcast to the nation to mark the country’s 59th independence anniversary, also stated that he had directed the release of N600bn for capital project […]

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says the club will look to sign a striker in January – but only if the player fits the club. The Norwegian has found himself short of attacking options over the past few weeks, with injuries to Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial and Mason Greenwood. The situation has been further compounded […]

Elozonam Ogbolu and Ike have been evicted from the ongoing reality TV show BBNaija The two were evicted last night in a night of double eviction on the 91st day of the reality TV show. There are six housemates remaining with one housemate likely to be evicted today The remaining five housemates will go into the […]

The Federal Government has arraigned the convener of #RevolutionNow Protest, Omoyele Sowore, before a Federal High Court in Abuja. Sowore, the publisher of online news platform Sahara Reporters, was arraigned with his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare today. The duo were brought to the court by operatives of the Department of State Services. Sowore was arrested last month for […]

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