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LG Crisis: Makinde Meets IGP

By: Peretine Ikenebomeh Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde on Wednesday met with the Inspector General Of Police, Mohammed Adamu over the local government crisis in the state. The governor, who spoke to newsmen at the premises of the Force Headquarters, stated that he had briefed the IGP on the security situation in the state. A […]

UBA Rewards 100 Customers with N10m in New ‘UBA Bumper Account’ Promo

…N2M Up For Grabs Every Quarter …N100,000 Monthly Shopping Allowance Pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc on Tuesday, launched the ‘UBA Bumper Account’, a hybrid account, targeted at transforming the lives of its customers. The new account  is in line with the bank’s mission of creating superior value for its stakeholders […]

PDP Wins Akwa Ibom Rerun Elections

By: Babs-Oluribigbe Adeoye The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won the rerun elections for the senate, federal and state constituencies in Akwa Ibom State. All the rerun elections were held on Saturday in Essien Udim local government area. Independent National Electoral Commission said that some of its officials were manhandled during the exercise. Meanwhile the […]


Uneasy Calm In Oyo As Sacked LG Chairmen Vow To Take Over Councils

By: Babs-Oluribigbe Adeoye Following the directives of the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to the Oyo state Police Commissioner, Shina Olukolu to provide “security cover” for the sacked Local Government Chairmen in Oyo State, palpable fears have gripped local government workers. Some workers who spoke with our correspondent indicated that they have resolved to […]

JUST IN: PEPC Dismisses Atiku, PDP Petitions Against Re-election of Buhari, Affirms President Eminently Qualified To Contest 2019 Presidential Election

The petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar against the election of President Muhammadu Buhari has been dismissed. The five-member presidential election tribunal unanimously dismissed the petition on Wednesday in along hour judgement read by Garba Mohammed. The tribunal ruled each of the five arguments by the PDP […]

JUST IN: Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad Confirmed As CJN

The appointment of Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad has been confirmed by the Senate as the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN). His conformation was made on Wednesday, after going through screening at the National Assembly. Westernlifenews gathered that the senate conducted a closed door screening for the highest judicial officer in the country. The screening of […]


Barcelona, Real Madrid Set For El Clasico

Barcelona and Real Madrid will travel to the Clasico on Wednesday from the same hotel as part of a large-scale security operation aimed at reducing the impact of Catalan independence protests.  The fixture had to be postponed in October due to violent demonstrations and there are renewed fears of unrest breaking out around Camp Nou, […]

BREAKING: Messi wins 6th Ballon d’Or Award

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has regained the Ballon d’Or crown after winning the 2019 edition in Paris France, to take a record sixth award, pipping Virgil van Dijk and Cristiano Ronaldo, as world best player. The Argentine superstar held off the challenge of Liverpool centre-back Virgil Van Dijk, who recognised he had been beaten by […]

Virgil Van Dijk Beats Lionel Messi And Cristiano Ronaldo To Win UEFA Player Of The Year Award

Virgil van Dijk, has become the first defender, the first Premier League player, and the first Dutchman to win the prestigious UEFA Men’s Player of the Year Award. The Liverpool and Netherlands center back beat out Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo who were also shortlisted for the award. Messi won the award in 2011 and […]



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