Aisha Buhari Has Shut Down Those Criticizing The Office Of The First Lady – Tinubu

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has described First Lady Aisha Buhari as someone who has brought dignity to the office of the First Lady in Nigeria. He added that Aisha Buhari as the first lady, has brought unity and development to Nigeria. Tinubu made the submission on Thursday… Continue reading Aisha Buhari Has Shut Down Those Criticizing The Office Of The First Lady – Tinubu

Sergio Aguero to join Lionel Messi, Georginio Wijnaldum and Sergio Ramos among out of contract players in 2021 with Man United, Chelsea and City all benefitting

This summer is likely to see some of football’s most sought after names available for nothing. Lionel Messi is among a host of star names in the last few months of their contracts along with friend Sergio Aguero and rival Sergio Ramos. Aguero, Messi and Ramos will soon be out of contract and will have… Continue reading Sergio Aguero to join Lionel Messi, Georginio Wijnaldum and Sergio Ramos among out of contract players in 2021 with Man United, Chelsea and City all benefitting

Mike Tyson names three-man hitlist for 2021 exhibition fights consisting of Evander Holyfield, Lennox Lewis and Tyson Fury

Mike Tyson has named a sensational three-fight hitlist which he is hoping to go through in 2021. The former undisputed heavyweight world champion made an astonishing ring return last November at the age of 54 for an eight-round exhibition bout against Roy Jones Jr. Tyson came back and fought an exhibition with Jones Jr – which… Continue reading Mike Tyson names three-man hitlist for 2021 exhibition fights consisting of Evander Holyfield, Lennox Lewis and Tyson Fury

Free bets and sign up offers: Betfair, Paddy Power, William Hill and more – Grand National, The Masters and football

TalkSPORT have rounded up the best free bets and sign-up offers on the market for new customers to take advantage of. We’ve teamed up with some of the UK’s top bookmakers to make sure you get the most for your money. Each offer is available to new customers so make sure you don’t already have… Continue reading Free bets and sign up offers: Betfair, Paddy Power, William Hill and more – Grand National, The Masters and football

Dustin Johnson available at 66/1 to win The Masters, Bryson DeChambeau and Jon Rahm at 100/1 with 888 Sport special

DUSTIN JOHNSON will look to defend his title when the Masters 2021 starts on April 8. And bookmakers 888sport are offering brand new customers boosted odds of 66/1 for DJ to prevail at Augusta, with other market favourites Bryson DeChambeau and Jon Rahm available at 100/1! GETTY 888 Sport special: Get Dustin Johnson (66/1), Bryson… Continue reading Dustin Johnson available at 66/1 to win The Masters, Bryson DeChambeau and Jon Rahm at 100/1 with 888 Sport special

Manchester United ‘not good enough’ to sign Borussia Dortmund star Erling Haaland, with Barcelona, Real Madrid and Man City waiting in the wings

Manchester United are not good enough to sign in-demand Borussia Dortmund forward Erling Haaland. That’s the verdict of former Tottenham midfielder Jamie O’Hara, who says the Norwegian starlet will have no shortage of suitors this summer and won’t be interested in moving to Old Trafford. Haaland is being chased by Europe’s top clubs, including Barcelona… Continue reading Manchester United ‘not good enough’ to sign Borussia Dortmund star Erling Haaland, with Barcelona, Real Madrid and Man City waiting in the wings

Davido, Burna Boy & Wizkid Make Forbes Africa Icons’ List

Award-winning Nigerian artists, Davido, Burna Boy, and Wizkid have been featured on the Forbes 2021 Africa Icons’ list. The list showcased 100 innovations, inventions & icons from Africa, including notable Nigerians who have all made an outstanding impact in their various areas of specialization. According to Forbes magazine, the list was curated from Hollywood exports… Continue reading Davido, Burna Boy & Wizkid Make Forbes Africa Icons’ List

Grand National free bets: Claim £100 in FREE BETS with Betfair special offer

The Grand National is here with the three day festival underway today. And new Betfair customers can land up to £100 in free bets. New Betfair customers can claim £100 in free bets BETFAIR GET £100 IN FREE BETS* The offer is for new customers only and is activated by making five £10 bets. You… Continue reading Grand National free bets: Claim £100 in FREE BETS with Betfair special offer

Cheque Ft. Fireboy DML – History

PentHauze Releases A New Song titled “History” by the label’s young star, Cheque featuring YBNL’s Fireboy. Zoom crooner, Cheque and Headies Award Winning artiste, Fireboy DML teams up to deliver HISTORY. This an inspirational song for every young aspiring youth out there, Produced by Andry (who produced the Zoom hit record). He kicks off 2021… Continue reading Cheque Ft. Fireboy DML – History

FG Speaks On Stopping National Sports Festival

The Federal Government has said that the ongoing National Sports Festival in Edo State will not be discontinued. The Edo State Government had on Wednesday night announced that the festival will end abruptly on Thursday afternoon over lack of funds. According to a statement released by the Coordinator of Media and Publicity for the festival, Ebomhiana… Continue reading FG Speaks On Stopping National Sports Festival

Abduction: Kaduna Hands Over Five Freed Students To Parents

Governor Nasir El-rufai-led government has handed over the five released students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka, Kaduna State to their parents. Recall that bandits on March 11, 2021, stormed the school and abducted 39 students from the school hostel. The bandits, however, on Monday released five of the abducted student and also… Continue reading Abduction: Kaduna Hands Over Five Freed Students To Parents

Tyson Fury posts heavyweight rankings and sends ‘I’m the boss’ message to Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder, with Dillian Whyte and Andy Ruiz Jr excluded

Tyson Fury has posted a screenshot of the Ring Magazine’s top three heavyweight rankings with a message for Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder. Late on Wednesday night, the WBC heavyweight champion sent a cryptic tweet appearing to hint time could be running out to agree a site deal for the Anthony Joshua fight. The fight… Continue reading Tyson Fury posts heavyweight rankings and sends ‘I’m the boss’ message to Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder, with Dillian Whyte and Andy Ruiz Jr excluded

Birmingham youth coach reveals the brilliant reason Jude Bellingham wears number 22 and the work that went into making Borussia Dortmund and England midfielder a ‘generational talent’

Birmingham’s head of academy, Mike Dodds, revealed a brilliant story behind Jude Bellingham wearing number 22 as he reflected on the midfielder’s stunning rise to stardom. The 17-year-old – who left Birmingham for Borussia Dortmund last summer – has already featured in a Champions League quarter final, is an England international and a regular for… Continue reading Birmingham youth coach reveals the brilliant reason Jude Bellingham wears number 22 and the work that went into making Borussia Dortmund and England midfielder a ‘generational talent’

Time To Pay Government Back For Its Actions – Nnamdi Kanu

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, on Thursday noted that Nigerians have the power to sack any government as the citizens are their employer. The IPOB leader who took to his Twitter account on Thursday said it is time to pay the government back in their coin. Recall that the former Inspector-General… Continue reading Time To Pay Government Back For Its Actions – Nnamdi Kanu

Lionel Messi’s ‘one of the best’ prediction about Mason Mount coming to fruition as Chelsea ace scores stunning goal in Champions League win over Porto

When Lionel Messi says a player has ‘the potential to be one of the best’ then you know there must be something about him. In an interview with Topps last year, the Barcelona icon was asked to come up with the youngsters he believes are the next generation of global stars. Mason Mount @masonmount_10 x… Continue reading Lionel Messi’s ‘one of the best’ prediction about Mason Mount coming to fruition as Chelsea ace scores stunning goal in Champions League win over Porto

S’West Crisis: PDP Moves To Reconcile Makinde, Fayose

The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is set to reposition its South West chapter towards the 2023 general election. Naija News reports that the South West PDP has been embroiled in crisis, leading to the delay in holding the zonal congress to elect zonal leaders of the party. However, the PDP had scheduled the congress… Continue reading S’West Crisis: PDP Moves To Reconcile Makinde, Fayose

Agric Minister, Nanono Secretly Marries 18-year-old Girl

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mohammed Sabo Nanono, has reportedly married an 18-year-old. It was gathered that Nanono got married to the teenager who has been identified as Rakiya, in a secret wedding held on Saturday, April 3, in Jere Town, Kaduna State. Further details about the event had it that… Continue reading Agric Minister, Nanono Secretly Marries 18-year-old Girl

Abaribe Reacts To Surge Of Violence In South East

The Senate Minority Leader, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, has condemned the surge of violence and attacks in the South East. Naija News had reported how gunmen in the early hours of Monday, attacked the Imo State Police Command headquarters and the Owerri Correctional Center, razed their operational vehicles, and freed about 2,000 inmates. Also, about six… Continue reading Abaribe Reacts To Surge Of Violence In South East

Nigerian Doctors Knock Ngige, Vows To Continue Strike

Nigerian doctors have knocked the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, for disparaging them and spreading falsehood about the ongoing industrial action. The doctors made this known in a communique issued at the end of a virtual extraordinary National Executive Council meeting of NARD on Wednesday. According to the National Association of Resident Doctors… Continue reading Nigerian Doctors Knock Ngige, Vows To Continue Strike

Yeovil captain Lee Collins was found dead in hotel room, inquest reveals, after failing to show up for training

Yeovil captain Lee Collins was tragically found hanged in his hotel room after missing training, an inquest has heard. Mr Collins’s body was discovered at the Lanes Hotel in West Coker, near Yeovil, on March 31. Lee Collins tragically passed away last monthGetty An inquest into the 32-year-old’s death was opened and adjourned by Tony… Continue reading Yeovil captain Lee Collins was found dead in hotel room, inquest reveals, after failing to show up for training

Why Doctors Still Collect N5,000 As Hazard Allowance – Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, has revealed why Nigerian doctors are still being paid N5,000 as hazard allowance. Speaking on Wednesday during a programme on NTA, the minister said the health workers are still being paid the meager hazard allowance because they have not called for a review of the amount.… Continue reading Why Doctors Still Collect N5,000 As Hazard Allowance – Ngige

Mason Mount dubbed a future Chelsea and England captain after stunning maiden Champions League goal in Porto win

Mason Mount has been labelled a ‘brilliant young footballer’ and a Chelsea and England captain in waiting after his stunning strike helped the Blues to a 2-0 win against Porto in their Champions League quarter-final first-leg clash. Mount expertly put Chelsea in front before half-time with his maiden strike in the competition as he brilliantly… Continue reading Mason Mount dubbed a future Chelsea and England captain after stunning maiden Champions League goal in Porto win

Ben Askren could ‘mentally break’ Jake Paul and knock him out, says ONE Championship chairman Chatri Sityodtong

Ben Askren could ‘mentally break’ Jake Paul and knock the YouTube star out when they meet on April 17, according to his former promoter. Former UFC star Askren accepted Paul’s challenge to a fight at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Atlanta after the latter failed in calling out Conor McGregor and Michael Bisping. Jake Paul and… Continue reading Ben Askren could ‘mentally break’ Jake Paul and knock him out, says ONE Championship chairman Chatri Sityodtong

DSS Speaks On Detaining, Torturing Buhari’s Driver To Death

The Department of State Services (DSS), has denied reports that it tortured Sa’idu Afaka, President Muhammadu Buhari’s driver, to death. In a statement on Wednesday by its spokesperson, Dr. Peter Afunanya, the DSS said the report by online news medium that it detained and tortured Afaka to death is false and misleading. The DSS added… Continue reading DSS Speaks On Detaining, Torturing Buhari’s Driver To Death

What horse is Rachael Blackmore riding at the Grand National? Cheltenham superstar eyeing more history this weekend

Rachael Blackmore will be on a mission to become the first woman to win the Grand National this Saturday. Having been cancelled last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, the world’s most famous race will return this weekend for the 2021 edition. Rachael Blackmore will be looking to become the first woman to win the… Continue reading What horse is Rachael Blackmore riding at the Grand National? Cheltenham superstar eyeing more history this weekend

BREAKING: Again, Gunmen Attack Imo Police Station, Frees Detainees

Unknown gunmen on Thursday morning have again attacked Mbieri Divisional Police Headquarters in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of Imo state. Naija News reports that the gunmen attacked the police station around 1 am on Thursday and freed suspects detained in custody in the police facility. It was gathered that the gunmen failed to raze the police… Continue reading BREAKING: Again, Gunmen Attack Imo Police Station, Frees Detainees

Is Tiger Roll racing in the 2021 Grand National? Full information on the two-time Aintree winner

Champion horse Tiger Roll will NOT try for a third Grand National victory this weekend following the news he has been withdrawn from the race at Aintree. The Gordon Elliott-trained Tiger Roll won successive races in 2018 and 2019 with Davy Russell on board. Tiger Roll will not compete in the 2021 Grand NationalGetty Race fans… Continue reading Is Tiger Roll racing in the 2021 Grand National? Full information on the two-time Aintree winner

Why FG Should Rehabilitate Repentant Bandits – Ango Abdullahi

Chairman Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF), Professor Ango Abdullahi, has asked the federal government to rehabilitate bandits who are willing to repent. Speaking at the Northern people’s summit in Kaduna on Wednesday, Abdullahi said rehabilitating repented bandits would go a long way in curbing attacks in the North. He noted that the government should grant amnesty… Continue reading Why FG Should Rehabilitate Repentant Bandits – Ango Abdullahi

Ric Hassani Recorded The Soundtrack of An American Movie, The Water Man

Nigerian Soul singer, Ikechukwu Eric popularly known as Ric Hassani has made Nigerians proud and no, it’s not related to Actress Jemima. The singer and songwriter just revealed via Twitter that he recorded the soundtrack of a 2020 American movie, The Water Man.  This information was first shared by Africa’s Fact Zone on Twitter and… Continue reading Ric Hassani Recorded The Soundtrack of An American Movie, The Water Man

PDP Governors Storm Zamfara To Prevent Matawalle From Joining APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken steps to prevent the rumoured plans by Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle to defect to the All Progressives Congress (APC). This is as six PDP Governors and some other party chieftains stormed Zamfara State to meet with Matawalle a few days after some APC Governors also visited the… Continue reading PDP Governors Storm Zamfara To Prevent Matawalle From Joining APC

Retired AAUA Lecturer, Adegbuyi Found Dead In His Car

A former lecturer at the Department of Earth Sciences of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoto, has been found lifeless in his car. According to reports, Dr Olatunde Adegbuyi had not shown any sign of illness hours before his body was discovered lifeless by residents on Wednesday, April 7. Naija News understands that the Varsity… Continue reading Retired AAUA Lecturer, Adegbuyi Found Dead In His Car

Top Nigerian Newspaper Headlines For Today, Thursday, 8th April, 2021

Good morning Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of top newspaper headlines in Nigeria for today Thursday, 8th April 2021 1. Osinbajo Decorates Usman Alkali Baba As New IGP Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday, decorated Usman Alkali Baba with his new rank as the Inspector-General of Police. The decoration was done at the Aso… Continue reading Top Nigerian Newspaper Headlines For Today, Thursday, 8th April, 2021

Imo Attack Was Against Buhari And APC – Uzodinma

Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma has submitted that those who coordinated the recent attacks in his state want to use it to destabilize the government. He held that their plan for launching the attack was to destabilize both his government and the federal government led by President Muhammadu Buhari. He however noted that he already… Continue reading Imo Attack Was Against Buhari And APC – Uzodinma

Insecurity: NSCDC Claim Arrest Of 50 Armed Herdsmen

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC has said its operatives in the last week apprehended at least fifty persons involved in criminal activities including banditry, kidnapping and cattle rustling. The development was confirmed to newsmen in Abuja on Wednesday, April 7 by the Commandant-General of the NSCDC, Dr Ahmed Audi, Naija News reports. Audi… Continue reading Insecurity: NSCDC Claim Arrest Of 50 Armed Herdsmen

Some People Trying To Turn Osinbajo Against Buhari – FG

The federal government has alleged that some Nigerians are trying to incite enmity between President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. The Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo made the allegation in a tweet in the early hours of Thursday, 8th April. According to him, such people are trying to play the card… Continue reading Some People Trying To Turn Osinbajo Against Buhari – FG

House Bill Seeking To Compel Wearing Of Hijab In Military Passes Second Reading

A bill pending approval by the Federal House of Representatives is seeking to establish compulsory use of Hijab by female military personnel. The bill tagged, ‘Religious Discrimination (Prohibition, Prevention) Bill 2020’, was presented to the lower chamber of the National Assembly by the Deputy Chairman of the House Committee on Finance and Member representing Bida/Gbako/Katcha… Continue reading House Bill Seeking To Compel Wearing Of Hijab In Military Passes Second Reading

Malami Denies Filing Any Suit Against Atiku’s Citizenship

The Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, on Wednesday disclosed that the suit filed against the citizenship of former Vice-Presdient Atiku Abubakar was in 2019. The Minister further stated that the suit was filed by a civil society organisation, the Incorporated Trustees of Egalitarian Mission for Africa. Malami in a statement… Continue reading Malami Denies Filing Any Suit Against Atiku’s Citizenship

#ENDSARS: Slain Police Children Beg Makinde For Scholarships

Some children of officers of the Nigeria Police Force whose parent were killed in Oyo State #ENDSARS campaign has begged Governor Seyi Makinde for scholarships to further their education. Naija News recalls that five policemen were murdered by some hoodlums during the October 2020 protest against police brutality in Oyo State. The slain cops were… Continue reading #ENDSARS: Slain Police Children Beg Makinde For Scholarships

Prison Break: Villagers Burn Escaped Prisoner Who Returned Home

An inmate who escaped from the Owerri Correctional Centre which was attacked on Monday has been burnt by angry residents of Umuawom village, Ihodimeze community in Ikeduru council area of Imo State. According to the Nation, the unidentified prisoner, was said to have hailed from the nearby Ogwa community in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of… Continue reading Prison Break: Villagers Burn Escaped Prisoner Who Returned Home

Mason Mount and Ben Chilwell equal Chelsea record set by Frank Lampard and John Terry in Porto win

Mason Mount’s first ever Champions League strike and Ben Chilwell’s late finish handed Chelsea a fine 2-0 quarter-final first-leg win over Porto in Seville. Mount latched on to Jorginho’s angled ball, spun away from the cover and slotted into the corner in a rare moment of pure quality in Spain. Mason Mount scored his first… Continue reading Mason Mount and Ben Chilwell equal Chelsea record set by Frank Lampard and John Terry in Porto win

Mason Mount insists Porto job is only half done after starring in Chelsea’s victory in Champions League quarter-final first leg

Mason Mount insisted Chelsea’s task of overcoming Porto is only half done after the Blues produced an impressive display to win their Champions League quarter-final first leg 2-0. Mount’s masterful strike in the first half and Ben Chilwell’s late finish handed Chelsea a fine victory over their Portuguese opponents in Seville. Mount scored his first… Continue reading Mason Mount insists Porto job is only half done after starring in Chelsea’s victory in Champions League quarter-final first leg

Micah Richards hilariously recreates Kylian Mbappe celebration as he and Jamie Carragher erupt after PSG superstar nets brilliant second against Bayern Munich

Kylian Mbappe continues to set the football world alight and on Wednesday night, it was Bayern Munich who were at the wrong end of another glittering attacking display from the PSG superstar. The Frenchman, still just 22, scored twice as the Ligue 1 side produced a brilliant performance to beat the Champions League holders 3-2… Continue reading Micah Richards hilariously recreates Kylian Mbappe celebration as he and Jamie Carragher erupt after PSG superstar nets brilliant second against Bayern Munich

Prison Break: Gov. Uzodinma Reveals Identity Of People Behind Attack

The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, on Wednesday accused aggrieved politicians of sponsoring the attacks on police headquarters and correctional centre in Owerri, the state capital, on Monday. Uzodinma made this claim while speaking on Channels TV on Wednesday. Recall that gunmen on Monday released 1,844 inmates during an attack on police facility. The… Continue reading Prison Break: Gov. Uzodinma Reveals Identity Of People Behind Attack

Bandits Released Us On Their Own Will, Freed Kaduna Student Contradicts Army

A student of Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka, Kaduna State, who was released by bandits on Monday has revealed how they regained their freedom. Recall that the Nigerian Army had earlier stated that its troops rescued five of the students from their abductors after three weeks in captivity. The Commissioner for Internal Security and… Continue reading Bandits Released Us On Their Own Will, Freed Kaduna Student Contradicts Army

PSG superstar Kylian Mbappe surpasses Thierry Henry with Champions League masterclass to blitz Bayern Munich

Kylian Mbappe surpassed Thierry Henry’s Champions League knockout stage goal record as he shone for Paris Saint-Germain in their 3-2 victory over Bayern Munich. The reigning champions were stunned as the frigid conditions gripped Bavaria and produced a torrent of snow, yet the France international is well accustomed to the cold as he has ice… Continue reading PSG superstar Kylian Mbappe surpasses Thierry Henry with Champions League masterclass to blitz Bayern Munich

Mason Mount hailed as ‘Chelsea’s brightest player’ after he and Ben Chilwell net brilliant first Champions League goals to put Blues in control of quarter-final tie vs Porto

Mason Mount was labelled ‘Chelsea’s brightest player’ after he and Ben Chilwell fired in their first Champions League goals to put the Blues in a commanding position in their Champions League quarter-final tie against Porto. Mount expertly put Chelsea ahead before half time as he brilliantly spun on the half-turn to leave a Porto defender… Continue reading Mason Mount hailed as ‘Chelsea’s brightest player’ after he and Ben Chilwell net brilliant first Champions League goals to put Blues in control of quarter-final tie vs Porto

Tiger Woods driving at TWICE the legal speed limit at time of car crash, police reveal

Police investigating Tiger Woods’ car accident have confirmed the Golf icon was travelling at almost twice the legal speed limit at the time of his crash. The 45-year-old was released from hospital earlier this month after sustaining a number of serious injuries when his SUV overturned in Los Angeles on February 23. Woods was on… Continue reading Tiger Woods driving at TWICE the legal speed limit at time of car crash, police reveal