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Prison dog better off than inmate in Nigeria, gets N3,000 daily allowance, inmate N800

Most Nigerians are familiar with the fact that the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) has resuscitated its hitherto abandoned dog patrol team to enhance effective control and stability of inmates. The measure is aimed at tackling the growing incident of jailbreak in prisons nationwide. Perhaps, the most interesting aspect of the dog patrol story is that […]

Uwazuruike, MASSOB leader threatens: I may join Boko Haram

The leader of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), Chief Ralph Uwazuruike has threatened that his group may abandon its non-violent approach and toe the line of the Boko Haram since the Federal Government understands the language of violence.  Uwazuruike, in an exclusive interview with Daily Sun in Owerri […]

Olympic team beat Tanzania

Ekigho Ehiosun scored his fifth goal of the qualifiers as Nigeria’s Under-23 team cruised to a 3-0 win over Tanzania in their 2012 Olympic Games qualifier on Sunday.  The game was originally scheduled to be played on Saturday, but torrential rainfall in Benin City rendered the pitch unplayable and the game had to be moved […]

UN Recommends Ki-moon for Re-appointment

 Ban Ki- Moon , UN Scribe ByTokunbo Adedoja in New York United Nations Security Council has recommended the re-appointment of Mr. Ban Ki-moon as UN Secretary General for  a second consecutive term. At a closed-door meeting at UN Headquarters in New York, the Council adopted a resolution that Ki-Moon should serve a second-term beginning from […]

Tinubu: Aregbesola Not Interfering with Fashola’s Cabinet

Bola Tinubu , ACN National Leader Former Lagos State governor and leader of the Action Congress of Nigeria, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Saturday described as sheer baloney, insinuations that Osun State governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, has been trying to influence the composition of the Lagos State executive council. Tinubu, in a telephone interview with THISDAY, however, […]

Beach Soccer: Nigeria qualifies for World Cup

 Isiaka Olawale The National Beach Soccer team, otherwise known as Supersand Eagles, reached this year’s FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup after a hard-fought 7-6 defeat of Madagascar in Casablanca on Saturday evening. Home-based Super Eagles’ midfield ace and veteran beach soccer campaigner, Ikechukwu Ibenegbu scored four of the goals in the see-saw game that had […]

Kwankwaso Threatens Treasury Looters

Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso of Kano state Kano State Governor , Dr. Rabiu  Kwankwaso has said his administration will continue appointing credible people into cabinet position so as to provide purposeful and responsible decision towards the development of the state. Speaking at the weekend, shortly after the swearing-in ceremony of the commissioners held at the Government […]

Bomb Blast : Lawmaker Challenges Jonathan

President  Goodluck Jonathan  Senator Kabiru Ibrahim Gaya, who represents Kano South senatorial district in the senate, has called on the federal government to fish out those behind the suicide bomb attack on the Police Force Headquarters, Abuja. Gaya, who spoke to THISDAY on a number of national issues on Friday in Kano, called on President […]

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