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Premier League!! Thierry Henry Reveals Why Man United Striker Lukaku Flopped Against Liverpool SPORTS Sports 

Premier League!! Thierry Henry Reveals Why Man United Striker Lukaku Flopped Against Liverpool SPORTS

Former Arsenal striker, Thierry Henry, has sought to explain why Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku, was ineffective in their 0-0 draw with Liverpool on Saturday. The Belgium international has been in impressive form this season and is currently the Premier League’s top scorer with seven goals. However, he was unable to score against the Reds at Anfield, recording only one shot on target in 90 minutes. “I think he was too eager to score that goal that everyone would be talking about against a big team,” Henry said on Sky Sports….

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APC’s Plan To Replace Buhari With Tinubu – Dele Momodu Says Politics 

APC’s Plan To Replace Buhari With Tinubu – Dele Momodu Says

In a social media post, Momodu pointed out that Yoruba leaders are preparing a former governor of Lagos State and national leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu for presidency come 2019. He said the decision is borne out of frustration, adding that the Yoruba leadership will no longer support any other tribe for presidency. Part of his article reads, What Baba Akande has not said is simply that the days when the Presidency would be voluntarily zoned to exclude most sections of the country in favour of another section, whether…

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Nigeria seeks re-election into UN Human Rights Council News 

Nigeria seeks re-election into UN Human Rights Council

Nigeria has launched a bid for re-election into the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva for the 2018 to 2020 term at an election scheduled for Monday at the UN Headquarters, New York. Amb. Audu Kadiri, Ambassador/Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the UN Office and Other International Organisations in Geneva, stated this in New York at a reception/party to launch Nigeria’s re-election bid. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that UNHRC is a UN system inter-governmental body responsible for promoting and protecting human rights around the world. If…

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IPU President wants more focus on peaceful resolution of conflicts News 

IPU President wants more focus on peaceful resolution of conflicts

The President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), Mr Saber Chowdhury, has called for a change in the approach to tackling conflicts across the world. Chowdhury made the call at the opening of the 137th IPU assembly on Saturday in St. Petersburg, Russia. He said that it was not enough to win wars but was also important to win peace. He reminded participants at the assembly that the importance of peace in seeking solution to world peace was reflected in the United Nations Charter. The president said that the document referred…

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State House clinic budget: Presidency disagrees with quoted figures News Politics 

State House clinic budget: Presidency disagrees with quoted figures

says 2017 budget has zero allocation for capital projects From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The poor state of the State House Medical Center has again made news with the Presidency revealing the exact amout released to the center from 2015 to date. The Deputy Director (Information) in the State House, Attah Esa, in a statement said, contrary to recent media reports that the State House Medical Centre had received N11.01 billion  as appropriation for the period 2015-2017, it has only received N1.195 billion out of the total appropriation ofN3.406 billion, representing only…

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Bayelsa to stop salary of workers in payroll fraud News 

Bayelsa to stop salary of workers in payroll fraud

From Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa The Bayelsa state government is to stop the salaries of those indicted in the payroll fraud in the state. The governor, Henry Seriake Dickson as a first step to confront the problem had in a meeting with the Civil Service Reforms Committee directed the deputy governor, Rear Admiral John Gboribiogha Jonah to compile the names of those indicted. Dickson in a latest move has directed the Head of Service, Revd Thomas Zidafamor and the Chief of Staff, Government House, Hon Talford Ongolo to ensure the stoppage…

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State governments’ handling of LG allocations mistake – rights group News 

State governments’ handling of LG allocations mistake – rights group

Handing over local council allocations to state governments is a mistake, a human rights campaigner, Citizens Voice Development Initiative (CVDI), has said. The CVDI National Chairman, Chief Charles Okafor, made the observation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. “The reason we have as much as 774 local governments is to bring government closer to the people so that government can effectively impact on the people’s lives. “The direct opposite is what has been achieved. “Local governments are left in the hands of state governors…

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Conte Cries Out On Why He Wants Injured Moses Back Soon Sports 

Conte Cries Out On Why He Wants Injured Moses Back Soon

Chelsea coach Antonio Conte is in prayers for the quick return of injured Victor Moses who got substituted in yesterday’s 1-2 loss to Crystal Palace. According to chelseafc.com, Conte is sad that his key players are falling to injuries. “For us it’s a very difficult moment because we started the game without Morata and Kante, which isn’t simple. During the game another important player, Moses, had an injury, and I hope to have him back very soon. Although he is set to undergo scan to determine the severity of the injury…

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Neymar Have Made Lionel Messi a Surprised Promise About The World Cup Sports 

Neymar Have Made Lionel Messi a Surprised Promise About The World Cup

Neymar severed his ties with Barcelona when he left the club for Paris Saint-Germain this summer. The €222million the Blaugrana received barely softened the blow. Ever since the Brazilian’s departure, the club have done their best to avoid paying him a loyalty bonus – fair enough – and the 25-year-old’s camp have even suggested UEFA kick them out of the Champions League as a result. Unsurprisingly, he still appears to be close with Lionel Messi and according to Spanish publication Mundo Deportivo, he’s rumoured to have been catching up with the five-time…

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