Jefferson Lerma, who has nine Colombia caps, is welcomed to Bournemouth by manager Eddie Howe.
Colombia midfielder Jefferson Lerma has joined Bournemouth for a club record £25m fee from Spanish side Levante.Lerma, who agreed a five-year deal, played in all Colombia’s matches at the World Cup in Russia, including their last 16 defeat by England.
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has appointed Matthew B. Seiyefa as the Acting Director of the Department of State Services, DSS, following the sack of Lawal Daura.
The Presidency said Seiyefa will act in the position until further notice.
Osinbajo had earlier sacked Lawal Daura, the former Director-General of DSS over the unathorised siege on the National Assembly by operatives of the service.
Daura was directed to hand over to the most senior officer of the State Security Service until further notice.
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The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has demanded that the United Kingdom government sends home President Muhammadu who it claimed is hiding in that country to plan the undermining of democracy in the country.
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OBIORA IFOH, Abuja
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said Acting President Yemi Osinbajo should shed the idea of using the sacked Director General (DG) of the Directorate of Security, Lawan Daura, as ‘the fall guy’ for Tuesday’s invasion of the National Assembly by security forces.
Senator Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim representing Kwara South has disclosed that lawmakers belonging to the Parliamentary Support Group, PSG, allegedly received the sum of $1 million each to impeach the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu.
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Tuesday condemned the blockade early today of the National Assembly gates by security operatives, describing the action as “illegal and undemocratic’’.
JONAS EZIEKE, Abuja
A group of lawmakers in the House of Representatives under the auspices of Parliamentary Democrats Group (PDG) has vowed that both chambers of the National Assembly will not reopen if the intention is to change leadership.
Ibrahim Idris, Inspector-General of Police.
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, has exonerated the Nigeria Police Force from the Tuesday’s blockage of the National Assembly (NASS) by security operatives.
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN said the blockade of the National Assembly gates by operatives of the Department of State Services(DSS) was unauthorized and slammed it as a gross violation of constitutional order, rule of law and all accepted notions of law and order.
Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) has stressed the need for economic procedures to be subjected to critical planning for effective implementation.