Liverpool FC has given its manager Brendan Rodgers the boot, ending his three year stint at the club. Rodgers had helped the club mount a meritorious title challenge in his second season at the club and recruited young players to it. This much was acknowledged by the club owners, who …
Sequel to the invasion of La Casera plant in the Mile 2 area of Lagos, the company has fired 700 workers. The workers said upon arrival to work, they had found a disengagement notice pasted at the entrance to the plant. Recall that the plant had been shut after members …
President Muhammadu Buhari has replaced Mustafa Chike-Obi with Ahmed Lawan Kuru, as managing director of the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON after he dissolved the board. Also appointed are Kola Ayeye, Eberechukwu Uneze and Aminu Ismail as the new executive directors of the corporation. They will form the executive management team of the …
President Muhammadu Buhari has terminated the appointment of the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Alhaji Sanusi Ado Bayero. The termination of Alhaji Bayero’s appointment is with immediate effect. A statement by the presidential spokesperson, Mr. Femi Adesina directed Bayero to hand over the management of the NPA …
President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the country’s service chiefs. The affected are chiefs of defence, Alex Bade; army, Kenneth Minimah; navy, Usman Jibrin and air force, Adesola Amosun. The decision has been anticipated by watchers, especially given that the chiefs were appointees of the previous administration. Details later. . .
Burundian President, Pierre Nkurunziza has sacked two key cabinet ministers, aftermath of a failed coup to unseat him by renegade soldiers. The ministers are Pontian Gaciyubwenge, defence minister and Laurent Kavakure, foreign affairs minister. Their replacements are Emmanuel Ntahonvukiye, a civilian, and Alain Aime Nyamitwe, respectively. The president has been …
The Lagos chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has been hit by a crisis, leading to the removal of its chairman, Tunji Shelle, Monday morning. The party has appointed a certain Olounje as acting chairman. Details later……