NFF Mourns Oyarekhua, Alaiya
The Nigeria Football Federation has expressed shock and sadness over the death on Monday of former Nigeria international striker Sunny Oyarekhua.   Oyarekhua, who retired as an Assistant Commissioner of Police, was top scorer of the men’s football event of the 2nd All-Africa Games that Nigeria hosted in 1973, as... Read more
‘4 Days, 2 Matches, 6 Points’: Nigeria’s Camp Creates Slogan For CAR Double Duel
The Super Eagles’ camp has come up with an interesting slogan of ‘4 Days, 2 Matches, 6 Points’ ahead of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 encounters against the Les Fauves of the Central African Republic, scheduled for Lagos, Nigeria on Thursday and Douala, Cameroon on Sunday.   Within the four days,... Read more
Costa Rica 2022: Falconets Look Beyond CAR Girls To Next Round Of Qualifiers
Seven-goal winners from the first leg on away ground, Nigeria’s U20 girls, Falconets feel no pressure as they host their counterparts from the Central African Republic in a FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica 2022 at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena on Wednesday evening.   The Falconets flew into... Read more
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Race: 22 Eagles Train In Lagos As Les Fauves Arrive
Only Netherlands –based goalkeeper Maduka Okoye was being expected in the Super Eagles’ Eko Hotels & Suites abode as at the early hours of Tuesday evening – 48 hours before the FIFA World Cup African qualifying Day 3 encounter against the Les Fauves of the Central African Republic.  ... Read more
South-South Governors Resolve To Join VAT Dispute In Supreme Court
Governors of South -South States of Nigeria have resolved to join the suit currently before the Supreme Court of Nigeria over collection of Value Added Tax (VAT) between Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and Rivers State. This is part of the six point communique that was read out to journalists... Read more
USCIRF Alarmed By Violence Against Christians And Shi’a Muslims In Nigeria
Describes crimes committed by Kano State Government in the name of religion as “egregious”   The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has in strong terms, condemned what it cited as “recent instances of violence against religious communities in Nigeria, including attacks on Christians in Kano state... Read more
Environmental Right Group, HOMEF Advocates Protection Of Biodversty In Water Bodies Of The Niger Delta
The Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) on Thursday restated its commitment and solicited support for defence of the biodiversity of the water bodies in the Niger Delta region. The group urged all those interacting with and utilizing our water bodies to do so with respect and place the... Read more
Okowa, Bello, Ihedioha, Others For Book Launch
THE much-awaited book on pilgrimage,  authored by a renowned journalist and Special Assistant, Media to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State,  Comrade Fidelis Egugbo has been slated for public presentation in Asaba,  Delta State on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. Titled: “The Experience,” the book is about religious pilgrimage captured... Read more
We Must Work Together To Salvage Our Country – Gov Wike
Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has urged Nigerians to work together to salvage the country from current political and socio-economic woes. He pointed out that development can only be secured in a society that promote good governance that is predicated on the rule of law. Governor Wike made... Read more
PDP Will Return To Power In 2023 – Wike
*As Party Receives Nwuke, Deeyah, Other APC, AAC Decampees   Rivers State governor, Nyeson Ezenwo Wike says Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) elected governors are working in unison to ensure that the party wins the presidential election in 2023. He stated that contrary to the expectation of those who do... Read more