Author Archives: Zaccheaus Dauda

Coalition Urges VC Selection Committee to Save UNN

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Ahead of scheduled interview of shortlisted contestants for the position of the Vice-Chancellor for the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), the Coalition for Quality Education Sustainability and Leadership has urged five-man selection committee of the Governing Council of the tertiary institution to save the university from further becoming comatose by ensuring that the best candidate emerges as the Vice-Chancellor of ...

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Godfatherism: North Carpets Tinubu, Rallies Around Elrufai

As the debate ignited by Governor Nasir Elrufai on neutralizing godfatherism rages, a top northern group has thrown its weight behind the Kaduna Governor describing the responses by Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s boys as the ranting of ants.   Declaring support for Elrufai, the Allied Vanguard for Defence of Democracy through its leader, Mohammed Sabiu Turaki said Tinubu and his boys ...

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FA Cup Final: Manchester City Battles Watford

Both the sides managed a narrow win in their semi-final encounters with City edging Brighton and Hove Albion by one goal, while, Watford made a miraculous comeback against Wolverhampton Wanderers from two goals down to finish the game 3-2 after extra time. The Sky Blues could become the first team in the English top-flight history to win all three domestic ...

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Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann has announced he will be leaving at the end of this season after five years.

Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann has announced he will be leaving at the end of this season after five years. The World Cup winner signed a five-year contract last June but Saturday’s La Liga match against Levante will be his last for the club. Barcelona will pay the buyout clause in Griezmann’s contract of 120m euros, BBC Sport understands. “It’s ...

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South Africans Vote as ANC Faces Tough Challenge in 25 Years

South African citizens on Wednesday began voting in the first national elections since the resignation of Jacob Zuma in 2018. The ruling party, African National Congress (ANC) may be facing a tough challenge amid corruption allegations against the party, with issues bothering on faltering economy and land reform dominating discussions. The poll is the sixth democratic national election since apartheid ...

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Killings in Nigeria: US Report Fingers Atiku

Former Vice President and the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the just-concluded election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has been fingered in the recent killings in Nigeria. Centre for Diplomacy and Democracy, Washington DC, USA made this shocking revelation in a report released  on Monday. The centre said Atiku was actualizing his threat of destabilizing Nigeria as parts of ...

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