Sarri hopes Hudson-Odoi stays at Chelsea – Eurosport.com

By Reuters 1 hour ago Jan 8 (Reuters) – Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has urged Callum Hudson-Odoi to rebuff Bayern Munich’s advances and stay in England, saying the teenage forward has a “great future” in the Premier League. “, “size”:[ 970, 250 ], “partnerId”:”IndexExchangeHtb” } ], “other_square_desktop”:[ { “targeting”:{ “IOM”:[ “300x600_5000” ], “ix_id”:[ “_VY8yOJVM” ] […]

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Shettima Meets Buhari, Weeps over Boko Haram’s Siege to Borno – THISDAY Newspapers

Tables 10-point demand Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja Borno State Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, yesterday met with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja and wept profusely over unrelenting devastation of his state by Boko Haram terrorists, asking the president to do more to save the people from destruction by the terror gang. The governor led a delegation […]

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Boko Haram: Borno presents 10 demands to Buhari – Daily Trust

A high powered delegation comprising traditional rulers, religious leaders, women groups and politicians led by the State Governor,  Kashim Shettima yesterday presented 10 requests to President Muhammadu Buhari on how to tackle the resurgence of Boko Haram in the state. Governor Kashim Shettima, who led the delegation, said the demands and observations were the outcome of […]

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Researchers discover tools to predict outbreaks of diseases – The Punch

Dayo Ojerinde Researchers have discovered an innovative genomics tool which would direct public health workers to respond early to outbreaks of diseases. The research, which was conducted during the 2018 Lassa fever epidemic in Nigeria, was carried out by scientists from the Public Health England, the Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, Germany and Irrua […]

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NLC begins nationwide protests over minimum wage – Daily Trust

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) yesterday said that it would commence nationwide mass mobilisation and protests simultaneously nationwide today, and not strike action as widely reported. A statement by the NLC General Secretary, Dr Peter Ozo-Eson said its action plan on the delay in transmitting the recommendations of the Tripartite Committee on a new national […]

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Fulani groups split over Buhari, Atiku in Taraba – Vanguard

By Femi BolajiJALINGO—FULANI groups in Taraba State were yesterday divided over their choice of candidates in the presidential and governorship elections in the state.While one group pledged allegiance to the All Progressives Congress, APC, and its candidates, others drummed support for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, at all levels. President Muhammadu Buhari and former Vice […]

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Ghosn to appear in court; over 1100 line up for 14 seats in public gallery – Japan Today

Nissan Motor Co Ltd’s ousted Chairman Carlos Ghosn declared he was innocent on Tuesday in his first public appearance since his arrest in November, telling a Tokyo court that he was wrongly accused of financial misconduct. “I have been wrongly accused and unfairly detained based on meritless and unsubstantiated accusations,” he told the Tokyo District […]

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Tinubu takes full charge of my campaign, says Buhari – The Punch

John Ameh, Abuja The All Progressives Congress National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has taken full leadership of the party’s presidential and re-election campaigns ahead of the February polls, while President Muhammadu Buhari takes the back seat. Buhari is the Chairman of the Presidential Campaign Council, while Tinubu is the Co-Chairman. But, speaking while inaugurating the […]

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Saudis Set Sights On $80 Oil | OilPrice.com – OilPrice.com

Hoping to drive oil prices back up to $80 per barrel, Saudi Arabia is preparing deeper production cuts this month. Saudi Arabia plans on lowering oil exports to 7.1 million barrels per day by the end of the month, according to the Wall Street Journal. The Saudi budget does not breakeven unless Brent crude prices […]

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Lagos, Kano top list of voters – The Nation Newspaper

Lagos and Kano states have the highest number of registered voters, going by the register which the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) presented to political parties yesterday. INEC has cleared 84,004,084 would-be voters for the forthcoming elections, after carrying out Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) on those who registered during the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR). […]

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