Bart Starr, 1960s Green Bay quarterback, dies at 85

Bart Starr, the gentlemanly quarterback and catalyst of Vince Lombardi’s powerhouse Green Bay Packers teams of the 1960s whose sneak won the famed “Ice Bowl” in 1967, has died. He was 85. The Packers announced Sunday that Starr had died, citing his family. He had been in failing health since …

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Naira Marley Had Reportedly Been Wanted Criminal

Author and artist of “Am I A Yahoo Boy,” Naira Marley has purportedly been a needed criminal in the United Kingdom, as opposed to his legal advisor’s case as a first time wrongdoer. Compact News comprehends that the litigant of the artist, Taiwo Oreagba, in the continuous case with the …

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EFCC investigating listing on NSE, MTN confirms

MTN Nigeria Communications Plc on Saturday said that it was being investigated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over the listing of its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. A signed statement posted on the NCE website by MTN Nigeria Communications, Company Secretary, Uto Ukpanah confirmed the investigation. The statement …

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Buhari will not islamize Nigeria – Arewa Pastors

Religious leaders under the aegis Arewa Pastors Non-denominational Initiative for Peace on Saturday assured Christians that President Muhammadu Buhari will not Islamize Nigeria. The assurance is in reaction to comments made by former President Olusegun Obasanjo accusing Buhari of trying to Islamize the entire country. National Chairman of Arewa Pastors …

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Hancock joins race to replace May as prime minister

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said on Saturday he would enter the contest to be the next leader of the Conservative Party, the fifth candidate to say they would run to replace Theresa May as prime minister. Hancock follows former foreign minister Boris Johnson, who is seen as the favourite, current …

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Olusola-Eleka accepts Supreme Court judgment, congratulates Fayemi

Ado Ekiti – Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, former Deputy Governor of Ekiti and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in the last governorship election, has congratulated Gov. Kayode Fayemi on his election victory at the Supreme Court. While reacting to his loss at the apex court, the PDP candidate said he …

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Amanda Eller found alive after 2 weeks in Hawaii forest

A female yoga instructor, Amanda Eller, missing for over two weeks in the Makawao Forest Reserve on Maui, Hawaii, has miraculously been found alive. Amanda Eller had been missing for 16 days when she was found in good condition at about 5 p.m. local time. “We found her in a …

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