ASUU strike illegal – FG vows ‘no work, no pay’

The Federal Government has said the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU)’s two-week warning strike is illegal. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, stated this while speaking with State House correspondents at the end of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday.   The FEC meeting was presided over by President Muhammadu […]

New Emir of Kano, Bayero sheds tears after receiving letter of appointment from Ganduje

  Emotion betrayed Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, the new emir of Kano, Wednesday, after receiving his letter of appointment alongside his brother, Nasiru Ado Bayero as the Emirs of Kano and Bichi respectively at the Kano Government House Coronation Hall, Kano State. Bayero has also been elevated as the Chairman, Council of Emirs by Governor […]

Trump appoints Grenell, envoy who warned Nigerians against Buhari as US Intelligence chief

Nigeria may soon be on a collision course with the United States over Boko Haram, security and terrorism matters. The prediction over a probable US-Nigeria face-off followed the latest appointment by U.S. President Donald Trump. On Thursday February 20, Trump appointed Richard Grenell, current Ambassador to Germany, as the acting Director of National Intelligence. Interestingly, […]

Blair BACKS Boris over Brexit in bombshell moment and urges Labour to FORGET rejoining EU

TONY BLAIR has revealed he supports Prime Minister Boris Johnson on his Brexit plans as the former Labour leader said the party should forget about campaigning to rejoin the EU. Tony Blair compared himself to Boris Johnson as he noted the Tory Prime Minister is doing Brexit “right”. The former Labour Prime Minister explained the Labour Party could have stopped […]

Brexit fury: Boris Johnson warns EU not to be ‘ridiculous’ over trade deal conditions

PRIME Minister Boris Johnson will tell the EU that it is being unreasonable and ridiculous in its conditions for a trade deal – and that Britain will walk away unless there is a change of heart. Prime Minister Boris Johnson (Image: Getty) The Sunday Express has seen draft proposals for the Government’s mandate for EU talks, […]

‘Walk away Boris!’ PM urged to call EU’s bluff over no deal Brexit threat

BORIS JOHNSON has been overwhelmingly backed to call the EU’s bluff and leave the European Union at the end of the transition period on World Trade Organisation (WTO) terms, a poll of readers has found. Brexit: Von der Leyen makes dig at Johnson over Australia deal The Prime Minister has been urged to walk […]

Lagos Okada, Keke ban: Sanwo-Olu says it is irreversible

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has declared that the ban on commercial motorcycle and tricycle popularly called Okada and Keke Napep in the state would not be reversed. Sanwo-Olu explained that the ban was due to security and safety reasons, hence it will not be reversed. The Governor spoke yesterday while launching eight locally […]

Americans, Politicians React to Trumps State of the Union Address

If elections are won by defiant showmanship alone, Donald Trump, the grand political illusionist, will waltz to a second term in November. In the most politicized State of the Union address in modern times, the President took the choreography of an annual America ritual to new levels on Tuesday night at a fraught moment in the nation’s history. And […]

EU trade boss warns ‘Brexit NOT complete’ as Boris’s Australia pledge ‘code for no deal’

THE EUROPEAN UNION’s trade chief Phil Hogan has lashed out at Boris Johnson’s claim Brexit is complete and warned Britain is heading to a new no deal scenario. The Irishman said businesses and voters should hold the Government to account and demand a “clear picture” of the economic costs of any future decisions to diverge […]

Amotekun: Gov Akeredolu meets with Buhari

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Tuesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari. Akeredolu said the meeting with Buhari was not to discuss Amotekun, a South West security outfit. Akeredolu, speaking to State House correspondents at the end of the closed-door meeting with the president at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, said he met with the […]

Donald Trump just got the best polling news of his presidency

  Donald Trump has never made it to the 50% approval mark in Gallup polling, which makes him the first president never to rise above the halfway mark in the poll. But he’s pretty damn close right now. In Gallup’s latest poll released Tuesday morning, 49% approve of the job Trump is doing in office while 50% […]

Boris Johnson’s huge post-Brexit plan as PM vows Britain will become ‘global trailblazer’

BRITAIN will become a “global trailblazer” after we finally leave the European Union on Friday, says Boris Johnson. Brexit deadline is ‘powerful tool’ for Johnson says expert Boris Johnson wants the country to become “Great again”, heal its past divisions and “look ahead with confidence” to life as an independent nation after Brexit. It came as the […]