Barcelona President Confirms Possibility Of La Liga Exit

Barcelona President, Josep Maria Bartomeu has confirmed the possibility of the Catalan club exiting the Spanish league should the region gain independence from Spain. The club president said the club would have to discuss the possibility of leaving La Liga if Catalonia gained independence from the rest of Spain. A Catalan independence referendum, which has…

ASUU And FG Agreement: Union Agreed To Suspend Strike on These Terms

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and Federal Government have agreed upon some terms that made the Union suspend its five weeks old strike after a closed-door meeting with FG’s delegation. ASSU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU had earlier on announced the suspension at a news conference the meeting with the Federal Government on…

Abuja Airport 2nd Runway Captured In #2017Budget Says Senate Leader

Senate Leader Ahmed Lawan said on Friday that the National Assembly (NASS) captured new projects, including a second runway for the Abuja Airport, in the 2017 appropriation bill it passed. Lawan told state House Correspondents that the projects were covered from the difference in the N42.5 oil bench mark proposed by the Executive and the…

#Breaking: President Buhari Suspends SGF Babachir Lawal

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into the allegations of violations of law and due process made against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr David Babachir Lawal, in the award of contracts under the Presidential Initiative on the North East (PINE). This was stated in a press release issued by…

Senegalese Troops In Gambia As Nigeria Fighter Jets Hover Over Airspace

Senegalese Authorities have confirmed that their troops have entered Gambia, after Adama Barrow was sworn-in as the President of the tiny west African country at the Gambian embassy in Dakar. The troops are determine to remove Yahya Jammeh by force as he as refused to step down as president of the country . Reports say…

Buhari Begins Fulfilment Of Campaign Promise To The Poor

The Buhari administration has done it again, by fulfilling another campaign promise to the poor, vulnerable Nigerians. On the heels of the payment of N30,000 stipend to graduates employed under the N-Power programme and N1.2 million micro credit scheme,  the Buhari administration has now started the payment of N5, 000 monthly stipends to the poorest…