July 6, 2019

BREAKING: Unimpressive South Africa Stun Hosts Egypt to Set Up AFCON Quarter Final Against Super Eagles

The Bafana Bafana of South Africa have stunned Mo Salah – led host country, Egypt by one goal to nil in the ongoing African Nations Cup. The only goal of the match was scored by L. Torch in the 85th minute to set up a quarter final clash with the Super Eagles of Nigeria who earlier in the day defeated defending champions, Cameroon by 3-2. This win sees the South African shockingly knocking out the five – time AFCON champions,  hosts and pre-tournament hot favourite from the ongoing competition. See the rest of the match details below as captured by NEWS FLAKES NG; [Read]

El-Rufai’s Son Threatens President Buhari Over Appointments

Bello El-rufai, son of Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has expressed concerns over the recent appointment made by President Muhammadu Buhari, threatening to protest the re-appointment of some ministers and aides who served in his first term. The Kaduna State governor’s son said if Buhari re-appoints same set of ministers, he would lose the trust of Nigerians. He tweeted: We trust you, Mr. President. It has nothing to do with partisanship. It has nothing to do with your cult following that only fools deny. But recent appointments aside, if some Ministers return, well, that trust will become very unsteady. We are not PDP, you will hear us! [Read]

BREAKING: Eagles Survive Lions Scare, Knock-out Defending Champions 3-2 to Qualify for Quarter Finals

By John Izabi,  The Super Eagles of Nigeria few moments ago in far away Egypt knocked out the defending Champions, Cameroon by three goals to two, to book a place into the last eight of the ongoing TOTAL African Cup of Nations. The eagles got up to a flying start in the pulsating encounter with a sweet first half goal from striker Odion Ighalo following a free kick from a set piece which resulting into a cross and consequently Ighalo firing into the net from a close range after taking a slight deflection off the foot of the Cameroonian defender.   But the defending indomitable lions got back smoking in [Read]

Iran Says It Will Destroy This Country In 30 Minutes

A senior Iranian official has threatened that his country will wipe out Israel in 30 minutes. Iran’s Mehr News Agency reports that Mojtaba Zolnour, the chairman of the Iranian parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, threatened Israel with retaliation that would entirely destroy the country. “If the U.S. attacks us, only half an hour will remain of Israel’s lifespan,” Zolnour said on Monday, according to Mehr. However, this is not the first time Zolnour has threatened Israel. He gives Israel slightly more leeway this time than he did in his previous threats. Two years ago, un 2017, Zolour threatened the U.S. and then expanded his threat to include Israel. [Read]

COZA: Pastor Adeboye Breaks Silence, Sends Strong Message To Pastors

The General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has advised upcoming Christian Ministers to abstain from every appearance of evil. This comes amidst the backdrop of several allegations emanating against Pastors and religious leaders in the country. Pastors in Nigeria have been in the news for the wrong reason of late, with Biodun Fatoyinbo of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, the most recent one. We had reported that wife of popular musician, Timi Dakolo, Busola, had also alleged that the COZA founder forcefully raped her when she was young. The mother-of-three narrated how Pastor Fatoyinbo allegedly forced his way into her when she was a [Read]