Cristiano Ronaldo to buy Real Madrid physios new cars after Ballon d’Or win


OFFICIAL : President Jonathan Announces Bamanga Tukur’s Resignation As PDP Chairman


President Goodluck Jonathan finally presented the resignation letter of embattled party chieftain, Bamanga Tukur, to the 63rd meeting of the National Executive Committee of the  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the party’s secretariat in Abuja today.
The president took the unusual step of reading Mr. Tukur’s resignation letter to members after pulling it out of an envelope.
He praised Tukur, who was also present at the meeting, and said that he had not committed any crime to warrant his forced resignation promising to give him a bigger assignment.
sources stated that the President hopes to make  Mr. Tukur Nigeria’s ambassador to China in coming days.
It was revealed last night that Mr. Tukur’s resignation will be made public today at the NEC meeting after he was barred from a crucial caucus meeting at the Aso Rock Villa yesterday.
A new chairman of the party will emerge next week Monday according…

View original post 19 more words

Tukur’s Successor: President’s Wife Backs Transport Minister

Voice of Arewa

As the battle to replace the embattled chairman of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, shifts to the arena of party leaders, indications have emerged that the wife of the president, Dame Patience Jonathan, has a preferred candidate for the job: the current minister…

View original post

No Grudge Against Tukur – Obasanjo

Voice of Arewa

Olusegun Obasanjo
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday said he bore no grudge against the former national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr Bamanga Tukur.
Obasanjo spoke through his media aide, Mr. Tunde Oladunjoye, while reacting to Tukur’s resignation.
In the wake …

View original post

Matic signs….(all about the deal)

The CFC Blog

Matic puts pen to paper

Chelsea Football Club have today completed the signing of Nemanja Matic from Benfica.

On signing his five-and-a-half-year contract, the 25-year-old said: ‘I am very happy for this opportunity to be back at this club. I feel very good because of that and just want to say I will give my best to help the team and make the Chelsea fans happy.’

Jose Mourinho added: ‘I am very pleased that Nemanja is returning to Chelsea. He has grown as a player in Portugal and has become a fantastic all-round midfielder. I am sure he will become a very important member of the squad and help us to achieve our ambitions.’

The Serbian midfielder, who will wear the number 21 shirt, returns for a second spell at Stamford Bridge, having previously represented the Blues after joining from MSK Kosice in 2009. He made three substitute appearances in the 2009/10 season and departed…

View original post 468 more words

Hazard wants move to rival camp.

The CFC Blog


Thorgan Hazard has expressed a desire to cut short his loan at Zulte-Waregem and link up with Anderlecht.

It was revealed on Wednesday that Hazard is wanted by the reigning Belgian champions on a deal until the end of the 2013/14 campaign.

In order for such a move to be made, Zulte would have to agree to the cancellation of their season-long agreement with Chelsea.

They have given no indication that they are willing to do that, with club boss Francky Dury adamant that Hazard is going nowhere.

The 20-year-old midfielder has, however, looked to take matters into his own hands and force the issue.

Hazard – the younger brother of Chelsea playmaker Eden – is keen to step up a level and believes a spell at Anderlecht would be of greater benefit to his ongoing development.

He told reporters in Belgium: “Yes, I want to go to Anderlecht.


View original post 68 more words