Manchester United prevent youngster Tosin Kehinde from training with Super Eagles in London

MANCHESTER United have prevented teenage sensation Tosin Kehinde from training with the Super Eagles currently camped in London despite head coach Gernot Rohr inviting the youngster to fraternise with the team after he declared his allegiance to Nigeria.

 

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Osinbajo hits backs at critics of war against corruption saying there will be no let up in the campaign

VICE president Professor Yemi Osinbajo has reacted further to the ongoing debate about the corruption that prevailed during the last administration pointing out that Nigerians have not forgotten the damage caused by the rampant abuse of public trust and grand larceny of the era.

 

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William Ekong becomes latest footballer to join Common Goal charitable global project

SUPER Eagles stand-in skipper William Ekong has become the latest footballer to sign up to  Common Goal the movement powered by players and managers donating 1% of their salaries to good causes globally.

 

Ekong, 24, who captained Nigeria against Poland last Friday when the team won 1-0 away ion Wroclaw, currently plays for Bursaspor in the Turkish top flight. He has become the 43rd member of Common Goal, that is now targeting hitting the 100 player mark by the end of 2018.

 

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Community leaders gather in Yenagoa demanding that Buhari restructures the federation

COMMUNITY leaders from across the country gathered in the Bayelsa State capital Yenagoa yesterday to drive home their demand for immediate restructuring of the Nigerian federation.

 

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Dapchi residents disappointed as lone remaining abducted schoolgirl Leah Sheribu not released last night

LOCAL residents in Dapchi were disappointed last night as their hopes of receiving the abducted Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC) schoolgirl Leah Sheribu yet to be released were dashed as she was not handed over.

 

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Mikel Obi to return for Super Eagles in Tuesday when they face Serbia in north London

SUPER Eagles skipper Mikel Obi will be back to lead the team on Tuesday when Nigeria faces Serbia at Barnet's The Hive's Stadium in north London  after having sorted out his work permit issues in China.

 

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Former defence minister General Danjuma tells Nigerians to defend themselves against armed herdsmen

FORMER defence minister Lt General Theophilus Danjuma has urged Nigerians to defend themselves against armed militias that attack their communities because the country's security forces chose to take sides in such matters.

 

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Dino Melaye denies having fled Nigeria saying the rumour is the handiwork of his political enemies

BELEAGURED Senator Dino Melaye has denied claims that he has fled the country in a bid to avoid arrest attributing the publication of the story to his political enemies who want to discredit him.

 

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Dino Melaye flees Nigeria warning Saraki and other senators to defend him or face the consequences

BELEAGURED Senator Dino Melaye has apparently fled Nigeria and vowed not to return until there is a new government at the federal level as well as in his home state of Kogi in response to moves to have him recalled from the senate.

 

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DSS reveals that Boko Haram only agreed to release Dapchi girls in exchange for cessation of hostilities

DEPARTMENT of State Services (DSS) operatives have revealed that Boko Haram insisted on a ceasefire and a cessation of hostilities as a condition for them returning the abducted Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC) schoolgirls.

 

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