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Helping Hands International increase raise protest

Helping Hands International

*Prospects, clients complain of too high increment By Olayinka Elebute Prospects and subscribers of the Helping Hands International (H2i) have protested the increment in the one-off registration to the network programme which was increased from N6,600 to N9,900 without any corresponding increment which they get. www.gongnews.net was bombarded with e-mails, …

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Fulani herdmen: DSS arrests Prophet Isa El-Buba

Prophet Isa El-Buba

*Our voters’ card will be used in 2019 to change the President Operatives of the Department of Security Services (DSS) are reported to have stormed Jos, the Plateau State capital, to effect the arrest of the fiery Man of God, Prophet Isa El-Buba, on Monday evening. Church sources indicate he …

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Tennis: Omolade Aderemi gets Mrs Akeredolu’s kudos

Mrs Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu with some of the kids on her tennis programme

*Gets ‘Let’s go, Girls!’ scholarship for two sessions Products of the Ondo State Summer Tennis clinic have started showing signs of stardom. Some beneficiaries of the clinic who were formed into the Arabinrin Junior Tennis Club have started clocking in trophies at different tourneys in the country. Arabinrin Junior Tennis …

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CHAN: Nigeria secures poor draw against Rwanda

Nigeria's Super Eagles B team...drew with Rwanda

*Libya leads group with three points By Olayinka Elebute Nigeria’s overrated Super Eagles Team B playingin the ongoing CHAN championship in Morocco could only force a less fancied Amavubi of Rwanda to a 0-0 draw. The match played on Monday in the opening 2018 African Nations Championship match for both …

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NANPF congratulates Falconets over SA victory

Super Falconets...NANPF congratulates them

*Charge them to qualify for France By Oluwole Francis National Association of Nigeria Professional Footballers (NANPF) under the leadership of Comrade Dahiru Sadi congratulates the nation’s U-20 national team, the Falconets, on their well-deserved away victory in South Africa. In a statement signed by Comrade Danladi Musa as the Assistant …

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EFCC panics Aso Rock over arrest of Kyari

Abba Kyari

*How Buhari stemmed arrest of Kyari Had the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari been arrested by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) who stormed on Monday the seat of power, Aso Roack, that may have meant a new leaf in the anti-corruption fight. The …

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PSF seeks end to bloodletting in Nigeria

Fulani-grazing...PSF calls for peace

*Our nation’s peace is not negotiable At a time most Nigerians were in festive mood and eagerly waiting to usher in the year 2018, some men (and women) of the underworld had other plans. Wanton destruction of lives and properties, looting, rape, cold-blooded murder and other forms of needless bloodletting …

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Tinubu – The Political Huckster and Ambitions (III)

Tinubu and Fashola

*APC is set to split into three From Bamidele Ademola-Olateju Yoruba internal politics has always been plagued by rivalry since the days of the Alliance for Democracy (AD). Tinubu quickly seized the opportunity for leadership to the consternation of the rest. Baba Akande was the fulcrum. He maintained balance between …

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It’s my turn to shine at MFM FC – Ayinde

Abiodun Ayinde Yusuf, MFM FC of Lagos

*We want League and CAF to surprise all Mountain of Fire and Miracles (MFM) FC new striker, Abiodun Ayinde Yusuf, has vowed to be the breakout star for the CAF champions league campaigners this season. Popularly called ‘Ronaldo’ for his field prowess, the lanky striker standing at (6 ft 1 …

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