Frank Mba, Police PPRO

Abducted senior police officer regains freedom

Musa Rabo, the assistant commissioner of the Nigeria Police Force kidnapped on Saturday, has regained freedom. Frank Mba, force spokesman, disclosed this in a statement. Mba said two suspects were arrested in connection with the abduction of Rambo, adding that investigation was ongoing. “Musa Rabo abducted over the weekend was today...




Why IMF supports Nigeria’s border closure – Minister

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, says the International Monetary Fund supports Nigeria’s closure of its land borders because it understands that the action is not punitive. Addressing newsmen in Washington on Sunday, Ahmed explained that the measure was intended to restore Nigeria’s relationship with its neighbours, based on...


Bank of Industry

Scorecard: BOI exceeds N1trn asset base, first time in history

The asset base of the Bank of Industry has exceeded N1 trillion, this is the first time in the history of the existence of the bank. Olukayode Pitan, the managing director of the development institution, made this known at the bank’s annual general meeting. “For the first time in the...



Lago Junior's winner was his first ever La Liga goal

Real Madrid suffer shock loss at Mallorca

Real Madrid suffered their first league defeat of the season as they lost at La Liga newcomers Mallorca on Saturday night. Mallorca's Lago Junior scored the only goal of the game after just seven minutes when he drove in from the left and fired into the far corner. Karim Benzema went...
Antoine Griezmann (left) scored against the run of play in the first half

Barcelona beat Eibar to top La Liga

Barcelona moved to the summit of La Liga as goals from Antoine Griezmann, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez earned them victory at Eibar. They were on their way to a fifth successive win in all competitions in the 13th minute when Griezmann fired low past goalkeeper Marko Dmitrovic. Suarez had an...






Adams Oshiomhole

Of Oshiomhole’s Edo military wing by Dr.Shadrack Omoregbe

The political events unfolding in Edo State, are getting clearer as the lines further diverge, rather than converge, towards congruence within the ruling party, All Progressive Congress, Edo State. The recent hoax around "attack" without bruises, on the National Chairman of the party and the immediate past governor of...
Garba Shehu

Nigeria’s opposition is missing, by Garba Shehu

Last week, the Nigeria’s senate majority leader reintroduced anti-sexual harassment legislation to parliament, following a serious exposé by the BBC of a sex for grades scandal at the University of Lagos. The bill had been tabled before – in 2016 – but it was not passed: some members of our...