Author Archives: arize

Tottenham edge past Palace with Son winner

Tottenham Hotspur rode their luck before Son Heung-min earned them a 1-0 victory over bottom club Crystal Palace to consolidate their place in the Premier League’s top four on Sunday. Mauricio Pochettino’s side, fresh from beating European champions Real Madrid in midweek, found Palace a difficult nut to crack at Wembley. And they could have […]

Catalan’s Puigdemont surrenders to Belgian police

Catalonia’s sacked separatist leader Carles Puigdemont and four of his former ministers turned themselves in to Belgian police on Sunday after Spain issued a warrant for their arrest. The five, who face accusations of rebellion and sedition in Spain, are due to appear later Sunday before a judge who will decide within 24 hours whether […]

Breaking: PDP wins Enugu LG polls

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has won the entire 14 chairmanship positions in the Local Government areas elections conducted in Enugu state on Saturday. A total of 17 Chairmanship positions were contested where PDP won 14 positions. PDP The chairman of the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission, ENSIEC, Mike Ajogwu, SAN, announced the result on […]

Update: Police /Shi ites clash in Kano

By AbdulSalam Muhammad KANO – Heavily armed anti riot policemen Sunday afternoon clashed with members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria otherwise known as Shia in Kano. The violent confrontation was sequel to concerted effort by security agents to thwart thousands of IMN members on street protest in the city. Eyewitness account told Vanguard that the […]

Ambode commissions 3 executive boats, 4 Jet Skis

as Lagos targets 2m passengers on water daily Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday commissioned three newly acquired executive boats by the State Government, with a pledge to fully explore the tourism and economic potentials of the waterways in the State for the overall benefit of the people. Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi […]

Nigeria not an oil economy – Adeosun

…insists multinationals, the wealthy must pay tax By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief Nigeria is not an oil economy, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has said. Kemi Adeosun She said in an article sent to media organisations, Sunday, that Nigeria did not fit into the description of an oil economy. The minister said […]