Jo Bonfrere: I’m the ‘right man’ for Eagles job

Dutchman Jo Bonfrere believes he is ‘the right man’ to return Nigeria to the summit of African football, 15 years after he was sacked as coach. 69-year-old Bonfrere previously guided Nigeria at the Nations Cup in 2000 and is keen to replace Sunday Oliseh who resigned from the post. Bonfrere, who was sacked by Nigeria […]

City Rovers unites K1, Atorise, 9ice others in celebration

The undisputed King of Fuji music, Alhaji wasiu Ayinde Omogbolahan, aka K1 De Ultimate, put up an enthralling performance at the First Anniversary Dance and Official Launch of City Rovers Magazine/blogsot that took place on Feb 28, 2015 in Lagos. The highly impressive event that was put together by top society writer and the publisher […]

Man jailed 10 years for trafficking six girls

A Federal High Court sitting in Benin, Edo State, has sentenced one Favour Eboigbe to 10 years’ imprisonment for trafficking six girls to Burkina Faso for prostitution. Eboigbe was arraigned on 12 counts before Justice A. A. Okeke. It was gathered that the 37-year-old man was living outside the country by officials of the National […]

Leicester’s big-spending rivals nervous —Ranieri

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has raised the stakes in the battle for the Premier League title by claiming the Foxes’ big-spending rivals will now feel the pressure, Sky Sports reports. Ranieri’s side moved five points clear of Tottenham and eight ahead of Arsenal after securing a 1-0 victory at Watford thanks Riyad Mahrez’s superb […]

Reps: Hunger biting harder in Nigeria

The House of Representatives has acknowledged what it termed as “excruciating hunger” in the country, including “the depreciating welfare of the Nigerian masses”. It called on the Federal Government to vigorously fund the manufacturing sector through the Central Bank of Nigeria. The lawmakers urged the apex bank to enforce the statutory requirement that 10 per […]

Dasuki may end up in prison – Buhari

​President Muhammadu Buhari has again expressed his displeasure at how former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col Sambo Dasuki (rtd) handled funds meant for purchase of arms under the Goodluck Jonathan administration. Buhari in an interview with Al Jazeera television aired on Sunday and monitored by our reporter, said the “sharing” of the funds was responsible […]

How over 500 security agents rescued Lagos schoolgirls

A huge public outcry and the pressure on security agents may have been contributory factors to the rescue of three female students of Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary in Ikorodu, Lagos State. The girls — Timilehin Olosa, Tofunmi Popoola and Deborah Akinayo — were kidnapped by gunmen on Monday on their school premises. PUNCH Metro gathered […]

Buhari: There are saboteurs in my government

President Muhammadu Buhari says there are some persons in his administration who are not “100 percent loyal” to his government. Buhari was speaking in an interview he had with Al Jazeera during his recent trip to Qatar. He described the controversies surrounding the 2016 budget as unfortunate, saying those responsible for the embarrassment will not go […]

Premier league Result.

England – Premier League Result over The Weekend Tottenham Hotspur 2 – 2 Arsenal Chelsea 1 – 1 Stoke City Everton 2 – 3 West Ham United Manchester City 4 – 0 Aston Villa Newcastle United 1 – 3 AFC Bournemouth Southampton 1 – 1 Sunderland Swansea City 1 – 0 Norwich City Watford 0 […]