Super Falcons Lift WAFU Cup In Cote d’Ivoire
From Dianabasi Effiong   Nigeria swept to glory in the 2019 WAFU Women’s Cup tournament in Abidjan the where the Super Falcons edged host nation Cote d’Ivoire 5-4 after penalty shootout in an interesting final match Sunday at the Stade Robert Champroux. The Ivorians took the lead in the 43rd minute of... Read more
Christian Chukwu Arrives London For Medical Treatment — NFF
From Dianabasi Effiong   Former Nigeria captain Christian Chukwu, in company with his wife Lilian Nkeiruka, has arrived in the United Kingdom for medical treatment, according to a statement on Thursday by Ademola Olajire, the Media Aide of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).   Chukwu, who captained the Senior... Read more
FIFA U-20 World Cup: Teams Arrive As Fans Gear Up For Poland 2019
  From Dianabasi Effiong With 10 teams having already arrived for the first-ever FIFA competition to be held in Poland, fans are also getting a step closer to the action as they should now print the tickets purchased on www.FIFA.com/tickets/U20WC. By simply logging in to their FIFA ticketing account, all fans... Read more
Nigeria To Host ITTF Continental Championships
Following the successful staging of one of the elite tournaments in the world – the African Table Tennis Federation (ATTF) backed by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has awarded the hosting right to Nigeria for the 2019 ITTF African Cup and Club Championships in August 2019. The ever-bumbling... Read more
Poland 2019: Aigbogun Picks Utin, 20 Others For World Cup
Head Coach Paul Aigbogun has named Captain Ikouwem Utin, goalkeeper Olawale Oremade, midfielder Kingsley Michael and forward Henry Offia in his list of 21 players for the 2019 FIFA U20 World Cup finals in Poland.   Defender Valentine Ozornwafor – named in the Team of the Tournament at the... Read more
Shell Targets 2,400MW Equivalent Of Electricity From New Gas Supply Project
The ongoing Assa North/Ohaji South gas development project in Imo State, southeast Nigeria will produce 600 million standard cubic feet of gas per day, energy equivalent of about 2400 Megawatts which is enough to provide uninterrupted electricity to about 2.4 million homes, Managing Director, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of... Read more
Nigerian Bags Highest Society Of Exploration Geophysicists Award
By Dianabasi Effiong Port Harcourt – A Nigerian, Dr Maxwell Meju, has been selected by the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) headquartered in Tulsa, USA for the 2019 Reginald Fessenden Award. The award is said to be one of the highest prizes in exploration geophysics. A notification of the... Read more
Pope Francis Urges Catholic Bishops To Preach Peace In Nigeria
By Dianabasi Effiong Port Harcourt – The head of the Catholic Church and sovereign of the Vatican City State, Pope Francis, has urged Catholic Bishops in Nigeria to preach peace to their followers. The Pope gave the advice on Thursday in Port Harcourt, at a sermon marking the Episcopal... Read more
Africa Table Tennis Federation Confirms Teams For WJC, WCC
The African Table Tennis Federation (ATTF) has formally confirmed Nigeria and Egypt as the continent’s flag bearers at the 2019 ITTF World Junior Championships (WJC) holding in Thailand in November. The confirmation was conveyed on Thursday in a press statement by ITTF-Africa. The ITTF-Africa (Africa Table Tennis Federation) is responsible... Read more
Rivers: Wike Urges Politicians To Take Advantage Of Post-election Peace Initiative
From Dianabasi Effiong Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers has urged politicians in the state to take advantage of his post-election peace moves for the development of the state.He made the call on Wednesday in Port Harcourt when the Governing Council of the Rivers State University paid him a congratulatory... Read more