National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), on Wednesday, reached an agreement with the Federal Government, over its ongoing strike with a view to calling off the strike by Thursday, according to reports. The association said it would consult with its executive council within the next 24 hours to discuss ending the nationwide strike which began […]

Ronald Koeman has been appointed Barcelona head coach on a two-year deal. The 57-year-old Dutchman replaces Quique Setien, who was sacked following Barca’s humiliating 8-2 defeat to Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals of the Champions League, and he will be presented to the media on Wednesday. Koeman, who spent six years as a player at […]

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmakers on Tuesday rejected the slots allocated to them in the ongoing recruitment of the 774,000 artisan youths for public works jobs. The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives said that allotting only 30 slots per local government to each member of the House of Representatives from the 1000 […]

  Natalie Grant will release her tenth studio album, No Stranger, on September 25, 2020. Written by Grant, her husband Bernie Herms, and songwriter Paul Duncan, “No Stranger” explores the intimacy of a God who identifies with the human experience. “You are no stranger to the scar / So You can have my wounded heart […]

Ashley Young has completed his move from Manchester United to Inter Milan on a six-month deal, with an option to extend for a further year.   A deal between the two clubs was agreed on Thursday, with Inter paying a £1.3m (€1.5m) fee plus bonuses for the full-back. Young travelled to Milan on Friday to […]

Manchester United captain – Ashley Young – has turned down an offer of a one-year contract extension from the club and looks increasingly likely to leave Old Trafford this month, according to Sky in Italy. The 34-year-old’s current deal expires in the summer and United made the offer of a one-year extension in order to […]

A Nigerian boxer, Israel Easy, says, in an interview with Crown FM that he is open to representing Nigeria at the Tokyo Olympics should he be called upon. Israel Easy – who also goes by the nickname “Ogbanje” – is a Professional boxer who currently resides in the United Arab Emirates. He holds a professional […]

Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Lionheart’ has been picked as the country’s submission to the International Feature Film category of the 2020 Oscars by the Nigerian Oscars Selection Committee (NOSC). The NOSC announced the selection today, following a statutory vetting and subsequent voting of entries received from Nigerian filmmakers at home and in the Diaspora. Lionheart premiered at […]

  The Nation reports that suspected hoodlums on Tuesday allegedly killed the Majority leader of Sapele Local Government Legislative Arm, Chief Venture Kagbude along the busy Warri/Sapele Road in Delta State. Kagbude who is also the Chairman of Okirighre Community in Sapele was allegedly returning to Sapele where he had gone to inspect a house […]

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday submitted the 2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) to the Senate. President Buhari forwarded the MTEF and FSP in a letter addressed to the Senate President. In the letter, President Buhari said the 2020-2022 MTEF FSP was prepared taking into account key developments in the […]

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