Onne Customs Receives Trade Facilitation Scanner
The Nigeria Customs Service, Area ll Command, Onne Port, has taken delivery of a cargo scanning machine from the Comptroller General of Customs (CGC), Col. Hammed Ali (Rtd). The Command’s Area Controller, Comptroller Auwal Mohammed, made this known on Friday in a statement by the Command’s Public Relations Officer,... Read more
Aisha Buhari Cup: Bayana Bayana Thump Black Queens, Showpiece Reaches Halfway Stage
2018 African Woman Player of the Year Thembi Kgatlana was the star of the evening as South Africa’s Bayana Bayana steamrolled Ghana 3-0 on Day 3 of the six-day Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament in Lagos. The entertaining encounter, firmly dominated by the reigning African vice champions, took place at the... Read more
Pinnick: Infantino, Motsepe’s Visit A Boost For Girl-child Advocacy
President of the Nigeria Football Federation and FIFA Council Member, Mr Amaju Melvin Pinnick says that the presence of President of world –governing body FIFA, Mr Gianni Infantino, and CAF President, Dr Patrice Motsepe ,at the opening ceremony of the maiden Aisha Buhari Invitational Tournament in Lagos on Wednesday... Read more
Aisha Buhari Cup: Lionesses Of The Atlas Stun Cameroon’s Lionesses In Lagos
A brilliant goal by Fatima Tagnaout 13 minutes from time separated Cameroon and Morocco in the second match of the maiden edition of Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena in Lagos.   Both Lionesses were match ed in all aspects for large swathes of the game,... Read more
Shell Restates Commitment To Research, Development In Nigeria
Energy giant, Shell, has said its research and development strategy is aligned with Nigeria’s 10-year strategic roadmap for local content being implemented by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB). This was made known in statement by the company’s Media Relations Manager, Mr Bamidele Odugbesan on Friday. According... Read more
England On The Podium, Kosovo Hit New Heights
• 177 internationals played in September • Changes to podium positions in FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking • Libya make most progress, Kosovo reach all-time high With no fewer than 152 FIFA World Cup qualifying games as well as 25 friendlies played across the globe in the first half of September,... Read more
How Bandits Kidnapped Zamfara Monarch, Others Along Kaduna – Abuja Road — Police
The Nigeria Police, Kaduna State Police Command, has given detail about the kidnap of the Emir of Bungudu, Zamfara State Alhaji Hassan Atto, and several others along Kaduna – Abuja highway. Command Spokesperson, ASP Mohammed Jalige, while confirming the incident said: “Today (Tuesday) 14th September, 2021 at about 1510hrs... Read more
Yoruba Nation, IPOB, Others Storm UN General Assembly
Separatist campaigners-Yoruba Nation agitators, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and other agitators from the South and the Middle Belt- have stormed the United Nations for their one-million-man freedom march. The protest, monitored virtually is coordinated by the Nigerian Indigenous Nationalities Alliance for Self-Determination (NINAS). The protesters are demanding the... Read more
Jonathan Urges African Leaders To Protect Continent’s Democracies
The Goodluck Jonathan Foundation (GJF) has called on African leaders to safeguard democracies in the continent through the adherence to the rule of law and delivery of good governance. The GJF Executive Director Ms Ann Iyonu, gave the advice in a statement issued by the foundation’s Communications Officer, Mr... Read more
Rotary Club In Yenagoa, Sunshine Chapter Installs New President
Mr Uchenna Onyekaonwu of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has been unveiled as the new President of Rotary Club, Yenagoa Sunshine chapter. Speaking after his installation on Sunday in Yenegoa, Onyekaonwu commended members of the club for finding him worthy to be their president. Onyekaonwu noted... Read more