Ndume Accuses ‘Lagos Boys’ of Misleading Tinubu on CBN, FAAN Relocation

Ndume Accuses ‘Lagos Boys’ of Misleading Tinubu on CBN, FAAN Relocation

Senator Ali Ndume, the Senator representing Borno South Senatorial has faulted President Bola Tinubu’s planned relocation of certain federal government ministries to Lagos on Tuesday. Daily Stand Nigeria recalls that Mr. President recently announced the relocation of the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria departments from Abuja to Lagos. Speaking…

AFCON 2024: Super Eagles legend reveals reasons for Victor Osimhen’s struggles in Cote d’Ivoire

AFCON 2024: Super Eagles legend reveals reasons for Victor Osimhen’s struggles in Cote d’Ivoire

Ifeanyi Udeze, the Super Eagles legend, disclosed in an interview that Victor Osimhen might be grappling with confidence issues in Cote d’Ivoire. Osimhen, with just one goal in three games and missing crucial chances, faces pressure affecting his performance. Nigeria secured the second spot in Group A, winning two games and drawing against Equatorial Guinea,…

Why IGP ordered ACPs to head intelligence departments at zonal, state command

Why IGP ordered ACPs to head intelligence departments at zonal, state command

Nigeria’s Inspector General of Police Kayode Egbetokun has ordered the nationwide posting of Assistant Commissioners of Police to head intelligence departments at zonal and state police commands. The postings aim to improve intelligence gathering and address rising crime rates, the police force announced on Tuesday. Egbetokun made the postings to “upscale the intelligence department” and…

Why Olakunle Oluomo was removed as Ogun State House of Assembly Speaker

Why Olakunle Oluomo was removed as Ogun State House of Assembly Speaker

According to the reports, the Ogun State House of Assembly ousted Speaker Olakunle Oluomo due to alleged gross misconduct. The assembly unanimously voted for his removal during Tuesday’s plenary session, with 18 out of 36 members supporting the impeachment. The charges against Oluomo included embezzlement, haughtiness, and other offenses, as reported by the Nation. Oludaisi…

Shock Wins and Late Drama in AFCON Group Stage on Monday

Shock Wins and Late Drama in AFCON Group Stage on Monday

On day 10 of the Africa Cup of Nations, Ivory Coast faced a humiliating 4-0 defeat by Equatorial Guinea, leaving them on the brink of elimination. Despite two disallowed goals and missed chances, Equatorial Guinea secured a surprise group win. Nigeria sealed their spot in the last 16 with a 1-0 win over Guinea-Bissau, thanks…

Lyon Interested in Signing Danjuma on Loan From Everton, But…

Lyon Interested in Signing Danjuma on Loan From Everton, But…

Everton must decide Arnaut Danjuma’s immediate future as frustration grows for both player and parent club Villarreal over his limited game time. Lyon, also eyeing a bold move to bring Karim Benzema back to France from Saudi Arabia’s Al Ittihad, has expressed interest in taking Danjuma for the season. Yet, there’s no break clause in…

President Tinubu Confers with Christian Leaders in Abuja, Days After Meeting Muslim Leaders

President Tinubu Confers with Christian Leaders in Abuja, Days After Meeting Muslim Leaders

On Monday, President Bola Tinubu hosted the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) leadership at the State House in Abuja. The meeting, held in the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, included discussions with CAN President Daniel Okoh. Details of the meeting remain unknown at the time of this report. This follows President Tinubu’s recent meeting…

AFCON 2023: Omeruo Warns Super Eagles Not to Underestimate Winless Guinea-Bissau

AFCON 2023: Omeruo Warns Super Eagles Not to Underestimate Winless Guinea-Bissau

Kenneth Omeruo joined manager Jose Peseiro for Nigeria’s pre-match press conference on Sunday, signalling his expected key role in the crucial Africa Cup of Nations clash against Guinea-Bissau. The experienced central defender cautioned his teammates against underestimating their opponent, despite Guinea-Bissau’s consecutive losses in the tournament. Omeruo emphasized the need for seriousness and focus, reflecting…

AFCON 2023: Post-Match Tensions Flare Between Morocco, DR Congo Players After 1-1 draw

AFCON 2023: Post-Match Tensions Flare Between Morocco, DR Congo Players After 1-1 draw

DR Congo and Morocco ended their Africa Cup of Nations clash in a 1-1 draw. The match showcased resilience and competitiveness in this Group F encounter. Morocco, a pre-tournament favorite, took the lead initially with a goal from Achraf Hakimi. Undeterred by the setback, DR Congo fought back bravely. The turning point came when Silas…

23-Year-Old Tochukwu Michael Set to Join Sporting Lagos

23-Year-Old Tochukwu Michael Set to Join Sporting Lagos

According to reports, Tochukwu Michael is close to sealing a transfer to Sporting Lagos in the Nigeria Premier Football League. The midfielder is set to join Sporting Lagos, who are in the process of finalizing the deal. Injuries have taken a toll on Paul Offor’s side, impacting their performance in the NPFL. To boost the…

Bruise, Not Injury, Umar Sadiq Clarifies Super Eagles AFCON Exit

Bruise, Not Injury, Umar Sadiq Clarifies Super Eagles AFCON Exit

The Nigeria national team forward, Umar Sadiq has clarified his exit from the Super Eagles squad before the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in a statement on Instagram on Friday. The Real Sociedad striker was suggested to had knee injury, during Nigeria’s friendly match against Guinea. According to him, he was examined by the…

Carter Efe Explains How Fatherhood Changed His Life, Stops Him From Dancing In Underwear Online

Carter Efe Explains How Fatherhood Changed His Life, Stops Him From Dancing In Underwear Online

Carter Efe, the popular Nigerian skit maker, explains in an interview with Saturday Beats that he does things differently now as a father. He says he has stopped doing certain things like posting videos of himself dancing in boxers online. Fatherhood has made him upgrade his craft and he cannot keep doing the same things…

Social media users drag Pastor Adeboye after his controversial prayer video

Social media users drag Pastor Adeboye after his controversial prayer video

Pastor E. A. Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) is trending on social media after a video was released of him praying for church members. In the video, Adeboye prayed that in 2024 all of his church members’ colleagues, friends, and family members would come to them begging for food and refreshments….

Tolanibaj Shares Belief that People Pretend to Enjoy Marriage

Tolanibaj Shares Belief that People Pretend to Enjoy Marriage

On Saturday, reality TV star Tolanibaj said on Instagram that she believes people pretend to enjoy marriage. In an Instagram post, Tolanibaj stated that most individuals pretend to like marriage. This came after a Twitter user asked what people fake enjoying. Tolanibaj quoted the tweet before sharing her belief that “most people fake enjoy marriage.”…

FG Files 14 New Charges Against Ex-CBN Governor Emefiele

FG Files 14 New Charges Against Ex-CBN Governor Emefiele

On Thursday, January 18, 2024, the Federal Government of Nigeria amended the charges against former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele from six to twenty during a court appearance before Justice Hamza Muazu of the FCT High Court. The new charges now include criminal breach of trust, forgery, conspiracy to commit forgery, procurement…

Gambian bride Meta Mbye passes virginity test, sparking mixed reactions

Gambian bride Meta Mbye passes virginity test, sparking mixed reactions

A Gambian bride named Meta Mbye received 28,000 dalasi (357,000 naira) from her husband after passing a virginity test, according to tradition. The family celebrated with joyful dancing in their home village. One of Meta’s cousins said the husband “was so happy that was why he gave her” the money, which he placed under her…

Kogi Pensioners Demand Pension Payment Before Bank Verification

Kogi Pensioners Demand Pension Payment Before Bank Verification

Kogi State pensioners cry foul over the government’s abrupt screening directive. The Kogi State government recently blindsided pensioners by directing them to present themselves for screening from January 19-25, leaving many of the elderly former civil servants concerned and outraged. “We want the world to know that in most local government areas there are no…

Striker’s Role: Understanding the Number 9 Position in Football or Soccer

Striker’s Role: Understanding the Number 9 Position in Football or Soccer

In related articles, we explored the defensive midfielder (CMD) position and responsibilities in football, as well as what it takes to become a ball boy in soccer. Now we turn my attention to the most glamorous position on the pitch – the number 9, also known as the striker or centre forward. As the main…

Presidency dismisses rumors of Tinubu planning cabinet reshuffle

Presidency dismisses rumors of Tinubu planning cabinet reshuffle

The Presidency has denied reports that President Bola Tinubu plans to reshuffle his cabinet. President Tinubu’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, stated this during an interview on TVC’s Politics on Sunday program. Rumors of a potential cabinet reshuffle have circulated after the corruption scandal in the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty…

Best 100+ yoga quotes About Life Balance That Makes Mat Your Friend

Best 100+ yoga quotes About Life Balance That Makes Mat Your Friend

Yoga is an ancient practice that focuses on bringing balance and harmony to the mind, body and spirit through physical postures, breathing techniques and meditation. Practicing yoga regularly can help us find greater balance in all areas of our lives – relationships, work, health and more. The following over 100 quotes capture the essence of…

If I wish you good luck, it would be a lie – Klopp to Salah as he leaves Liverpool for AFCON

If I wish you good luck, it would be a lie – Klopp to Salah as he leaves Liverpool for AFCON

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has refused to wish his star player Mohamed Salah good luck ahead of Egypt’s Africa Cup of Nations campaign. Salah recently left Liverpool squad after their match against Newcastle on Monday night to link up with his national teammates ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations, which kicks off on January…

Osimhen Snubbed As Ronaldo, Benzema Get FIFPRO World XI Nominations

Osimhen Snubbed As Ronaldo, Benzema Get FIFPRO World XI Nominations

Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen has surprisingly not been nominated for the 2023 FIFPRO XI team of the year. Despite an excellent 2022–2023 campaign at both the club and international level, Osimhen did not receive enough votes from fellow professionals to earn a spot among the top forwards. According to FIFPRO, the FIFPRO World XI is…