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IPOB members protest Police arrest, detention of member in Bayelsa

Hundreds of members of the Kanu-led Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) caused gridlock along the ever-busy Mbiama-Yenagoa road on Saturday to protest the arrest and dentition of their member at the Akenfa Police station for carrying the organization’s card and emblems.

ICPR-UNHCR ends peace building workshop in Yobe

Muhammad Abubakar, Damaturu

SPDC remits $31b to federation account, NDDC – GM

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) remitted $29.8 billion to the federation account and $1.2 billion to Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) between 2002 and 2016.

Breaking: Ronaldo handed five-match ban for ref push

Cristiano Ronaldo was hit with a five-match ban by the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) on Monday for pushing the referee after being sent-off in Real Madrid’s 3-1 Spanish Super Cup, first leg win over Barcelona on Sunday.

Chelsea treating me like a criminal, says Costa

Diego Costa has accused Chelsea FC of treating him like a “criminal”, in a forthright newspaper interview which will deepen the breach with the Premier League club.
The striker is seeking a move back to Spain in the transfer window.

Why Edo Speaker was impeached

By Dallas Onyema

ASUU begins indefinite nationwide strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has commenced an indefinite nationwide industrial action.

The union's National President , Dr. Biodun Ogunyemi, announced this on Monday at a meeting of the National Executive Council (NEC) of ASUU in Abuja.

Ozubulu Church Massacre: Many sins of Bishop as suspect and his battles

Anambra State never ceases to stand out in Nigeria’s public commentary, for good or bad.
At every time in history, the state throws up individuals whose success stories or escapades reverberate for a long time.

Yusuf picks Ezenwa, Odey, 18 others to tackle Squirrels

Coach Salisu Yusuf has opted for goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa, defenders Orji Kalu and Osas Okoro, midfielders Alhassan Ibrahim and Ifeanyi Ifeanyi, forwards Stephen Odey and Ifeanyi George, and 13 other players for Sunday’s 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifying match away to Benin R