Chelsea In Talks With Fiorentina To Sign Top Defender…

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Chelsea are in talks to seal the transfer of Fiorentina lef-back Marcos Alonso, according to reports. Antonio Conte has shifted focus towards signing Marcos Alonso from Fiorentina in a bid to solve his team’s defensive problems. The Blues manager has been pursuing a central defender throughout the summer transfer window …

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Am done with Nigeria- says Siasia…

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*Reveals what they did to his wife while he was away for the Olympics *Says he can no longer work with those running sports now *May only return when there’s a true change in sports*Recalls the efforts of President Buhari through Osibanjo, Lai ` Mohammed, Adeosun*Wants money meant for the …

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Naira crashes to N415/USD1, ban on banks lingers…

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By Emeka Anaeto, Economy Editor Amidst lingering dispute between Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and eight banks banned from participating in the inter-bank foreign exchange market, the local currency, Naira, has suffered further bashing, depreciating to N415/ USD1 yesterday in the parallel market, bringing total weekly loss to N20 per …

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Am done with Nigeria- says Saisia…

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. Reveals what they did to his wife while he was away for the Olympics • Says he can no longer work with those running sports now• May only return when there’s a true change in sports• Recalls the efforts of President Buhari through Osibanjo, Lai ` Mohammed, Adeosun• Wants …

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Fans Blast Bukky Wright Over Son’s Nose Ring…

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During the week, veteran Nollywood actress, Bukky Wright, was heavily tongue-lashed over the lifestyle and fashion sense of her musician son, Ojayy Amu Wright. The actress whose son recently released the video of his hit single, Mofo, featuring Nollywood sensation, Moyo Lawal, was heavily criticied for allowing her son, Ojayy …

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Chelsea chase perfect start against Burnley…

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Chelsea  will look to record their third straight Premier League victory at the start of the new campaign when they welcome newly-promoted  Burnley  to Stamford Bridge today. The Blues have collected maximum points from their opening two league fixtures, but Burnley will enter the match full of confidence following a  …

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Ighalo seeks Arsenal’s fall…

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Both  Watford  and  Arsenal  are without a win as they enter their third game of the new Premier League season, but it is  Arsene Wenger  who will be feeling the pressure after he was booed by his own fans on the opening day of the campaign following  defeat to Liverpool. …

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Who is the Breadwinner?…

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By Ogaga Otaotu Hello and Welcome to the maiden edition of another Saturday contribution, TODAY’S WOMAN It promises to be an interesting one as we encourage you to send in your questions,comments and contributions on the topics that will be shared on this platform. Today’s Woman is focused on the daily …

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Road to White House getting nastier…

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By Eyobong Ita The gloves are off, folks. With about 73 days to the U.S. presidential elections, Donald Trump is trying to do to Hillary Clinton what he successfully did to Jeb. During the GOP Primaries, he repeatedly mocked Jeb Bush as a man with “low energy.” Bush played the …

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The taste of ashes…

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By Muyiwa Adetiba I missed the opening of the Rio Olympics. I was told by those who watched it that it was a spectacular, not-to-be-missed event. But I was, unfortunately, shuttling planes and  airports and was more concerned at that time with getting self and baggage to the next destination safely. …

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An obvious misfit…

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By Bisi Lawrence The traditional visit to Aso Rock had not yet been made before this was written. We hope it would include all the journalists who fed us with those juicy news items from Rio 2016. In actual fact, there was not so much juice in what could be sent …

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The unseen role of traditional rulers in politics…

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor When it comes to politics, traditional rulers are to be seen and not to be heard. However, the stature and style of many monarchs make it imperative that their pronouncements and body language bear significant political consequence. Stripped of the absolute power that once gave …

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Pastor Adeboye and the Maelstrom…

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By Dr. Ugoji Egbujo Every father owes his children a little marriage talk. Fears and idiosyncrasies, regrets and dreams , magic and blunders will intermingle. Political correctness won’t feature. The father wants for them – a head start. If the father thinks marriage is blissful but sacred , and divorce …

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Why Anenih is fighting me – Edo traditional ruler…

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 By Simon Ebegbulem, Benin City THE Onojie of Opoji and Vice Chairman, Edo State Council of Traditional Rulers and Chiefs, His Royal Highness (HRH), Ehidiamen Aidonojie 1, in this interview with Saturday Vanguard, gave reasons traditional rulers in Edo Central senatorial district of Edo state and Esan people are opposed …

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Buhari wants peace – Kachikwu…

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Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, also turned up in Warri, Friday evening, to meet with Clark and Niger Delta leaders from Cross River, Rivers, Edo and Akwa Ibom states from the six coastal states of the South-South, who were able to make it to Delta State. Dr. …

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