Golden Eaglets beat Burkina Faso 2-1 to win WAFU Cup (video)

Nigeria’s under 17 men’s national football team were victorious against the Junior Etalons of Burkina Faso. Golden Eaglets recorded a 2-1 victory against Burkina Faso. The final was played between the two west African rivals on Friday, June 24, 2022 at the Cape Coast Stadium in Ghana. The two goals were scored by Abubakar Abdullahi Idris. Congratulations to the Eaglets.. Watch video below.. VIDEO: Abubakar Abdullahi Idris heads in the first goal in Nigeria's 2-1 win over Burkina Faso in the #WAFUBU17 final. pic.twitter.com/ihz7G5BldP — Nigeria Football (@NGfooty) June 24,…

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2023: Lawan, Akpabio, Umahi Missing As INEC Releases List Of Senatorial Candidates

The Independent National Electoral Commission has released the list and particulars of candidates vying for various positions at the federal level in the 2023 general elections. Conspicuously missing were the names of Senate President Ahmad Lawan, former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, and Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi. The trio had contested the presidential primaries of the All Progressives Congress but may have been hoping to reclaim the APC senatorial seats after failing to win the top seat.   Read Also : Govt Shares $322.5m Abacha Loot To…

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Govt Shares $322.5m Abacha Loot To 1.9m Nigerians – FG

The Federal Government has disbursed the entire $322.5 million Abacha loot of 2017 to 1.9 million poor and vulnerable Nigerians. Before making the disbursement, the money accrued an interest of $11 million where it was deposited. Mr. David Ugolor, Executive Director of ANEEJ, an independent monitor providing independent report on the use of the funds, made this disclosure in Abuja yesterday. Mr. Ugolor told reporters that “the Abacha loot is exhausted. An interest of $11 million was accrued in the money where it was saved and it was disbursed to…

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Breaking News: US Supreme Court overturns abortion rights

The US Supreme Court on Friday overturned Roe v. Wade, the landmark ruling that established the constitutional right to abortion in the country in 1973. The court’s ruling gives individual states the power to set their own abortion laws without concern of running afoul of Roe, which for nearly half a century had permitted abortions during the first two trimesters of pregnancy. The Supreme court has ruled that there is no constitutional right to abortion in the US.   Read Also : Ike Ekweremadu, Wife remanded as new date of…

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BREAKING: Lawan loses as INEC confirms Machina’s senatorial candidacy Kindly share this story:

The Independent National Electoral Commission has confirmed Bashir Machina as the Yobe North Senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress. The Independent National Electoral Commission has disassociated itself from the purported primary election which allegedly produced Ahmad Lawan as the APC senatorial candidate for Yobe North and recognised only the 28 May primary poll that produced Bashir Sheriff Machina as the duly elected APC candidate for the district.   Read Also : Peter Obi commiserate with the Ekweremadu’s, prays for Justice.   The position of the Electoral Umpire was contained…

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Peter Obi commiserate with the Ekweremadu’s, prays for Justice

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) Peter Obi says he and his family are praying for Senator Ike Ekweremadu and his family over their travails. Ekweremadu and his wife, Beatrice, were arrested by the London Metropolitan police over links to organ harvesting. They are being charged for allegedly conspiring to bring a child to the UK for organ harvesting. Hours after the news broke, Obi took to his Twitter handle to show his support for the Enugu lawmaker but called for justice.   Read Also : ADC Nominates…

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ADC Nominates Tonto Dikeh As Deputy Governorship Candidate In Rivers

Controversial actress, Tonto Dike has has gone on her page to announce her nomination as the Deputy Governorship Candidate under ADC in Rivers state. She wrote below… I thank Mr. Tonte Ibraye(@tonteibraye ), the Governorship Candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) Rivers State for nominating me as his running mate. We are looking forward to investing massively in social protection, creating a social value system for young people, increased women inclusion in our governance system, supporting small businesses and strengthening our traditional institutions to be active players in the drive…

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Anti-graft Agency, ICPC Uncovers Billions In Cash In Abuja Home Of Ex-Chief Of Army Staff, Buratai

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has recovered N1.85 billion from a house and office said to belong to former Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai in Abuja, multiple sources told SaharaReporters. Buratai, a retired Lieutenant General was the COAS between 2015 and 2021. Sources said ICPC officials stormed the house in the Wuse area, beside the National Open University of Nigeria Campus in Abuja last week after it received a tip-off from a whistleblower. SaharaReporters gathered that the huge cash was part of the billions…

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