Nigeria is in big trouble. Our economy has virtually collapsed – Dele Momodu writes open letter to Tinubu

Nigeria is in big trouble. Our economy has virtually collapsed – Dele Momodu writes open letter to Tinubu

Media personality Dele Momodu has written an open letter to President Bola Tinubu, addressing critical issues facing Nigeria and offering candid advice. Momodu emphasized the importance of truth, which, according to him, is often lost in the corridors of power. He expressed a duty to convey the unvarnished reality to the President, hoping that some…

Super Eagles drop to 39th in latest FIFA world ranking

Super Eagles drop to 39th in latest FIFA world ranking

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have fallen one spot to 39th in the FIFA World Ranking for July. The team retained its June points total of 1,498.93 but slid further down the global ranking table. The team had previously experienced a significant drop from 30th to 38th in June following underwhelming performances in the World Cup Qualifying…

Father on the run after allegedly be@ting his 19-year-old son to d3ath

Father on the run after allegedly be@ting his 19-year-old son to d3ath

The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, on Thursday, July 18, confirmed the death of a 19-year-old man who was allegedly b3aten to d3ath by his father. Hundeyin said the crime was reported to the Alagbado Police Division on Tuesday, July 16. He said, “At about 12.00 p.m. on July 5, at…

Dortmund sign Guinean striker Guirassy

Dortmund sign Guinean striker Guirassy

Borussia Dortmund on Thursday said they had signed Serhou Guirassy from Bundesliga rivals Stuttgart, ending their long pursuit of the Guinean striker. “Borussia Dortmund have strengthened their attack with the signing of 28-year-old Serhou Guirassy from VfB Stuttgart,” announced Dortmund on X. The agreement with the striker was delayed after Guirassy’s initial medical at Dortmund…

JAMB announces top 13 scorers of 2024 UTME

JAMB announces top 13 scorers of 2024 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Thursday, July 18, unveiled the list of the top scorers in the 2024 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The announcement was made by JAMB Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, during the ongoing policy meeting of the Board in Abuja.  The highest scores in this year’s examination range between…

Nigerian governor awards students scholarships to celebrate Soyinka
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Nigerian governor awards students scholarships to celebrate Soyinka

The Ogun State government has awarded scholarships to nine students who performed creditably well in an essay competition to mark the 90th birthday celebration of Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka. Speaking at the 2024 edition of the Wole Soyinka International Cultural Exchange Programme held at Prof. Soyinka’s ARI residence, Ijegba, Abeokuta, the State Governor, Dapo Abiodun,…

Appeal Court affirms Bayelsa Governor Diri’s re-election
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Appeal Court affirms Bayelsa Governor Diri’s re-election

The Court of Appeal in Abuja affirmed on Thursday the re-election of Douye Diri as the Governor of Bayelsa State. Mr Diri contested and won the 11 November 2023 governorship poll on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The three-member panel of justices led by James Abundaga held in a unanimous judgment that…