India 2022: Senegalese Match Officials Arrive For Flamingos, Ethiopia Clash
Nigeria is set to pick up another FIFA World Cup ticket in women’s football as the U17 Girls, Flamingos go up against their Ethiopian counterparts in the final round, final leg of their FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup fixture at the MKO Abiola National Stadium, Abuja on Saturday.  ... Read more
Two Presidential Aspirants Of Same Constituency, Different In Strategy
By Obiaruko Christie Ndukwe Since the concluded PDP presidential primaries, there have been different narratives canvassed in the media space for and against the aspirants. One of such who has attracted more attention than the eventual winner of the election is Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State. Back home,... Read more
Security Operatives Kill 3 Hoodlums In Ebonyi, Recover Arms
By Magnus Aluma A combined team of security Operatives in Ebonyi State, yesterday invaded the main camp of the Eastern Security Network (ESN) at Isu in Onicha Local Go vernment Area of the state, killing three gunmen, while many others were left with injuries. Ebonyi State Police Public Relations... Read more
The dramatic end to Gov. Nyesom Wike’s presidential quest has been described by the Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, as prayer answered for the teeming workers, pensioners and the downtrodden in Rivers State.   Speaking to pressmen shortly after the governor lost his bid to get... Read more
  Davos | May 25, 2022 – Equitable distribution of value and risk represents an opportunity for business to not only improve livelihoods among smallholder farming households, but ensure reliable, resilient supply chains. Today, a group of senior leaders from business, governments, civil society, and financial institutions gathered at a... Read more
Leading Nigerian Presidential Candidate, Peter Obi Quits Party Platform
A leading presidential candidate of Nigeria’s main opposition party, Mr Peter Obi has resigned from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The populist Obi, a former Governor of Anambra State, was until his surprise resignation, one of the 15 aspirants vying for the presidential ticket of the PDP. The candidate’s... Read more
U.S. Consulate Promotes Entrepreneurship, Supports 30 Emerging Fashion Designers in Niger Delta
As part of its commitment to bolster sustainable economic growth in Nigeria, the U.S. government supports a variety of programs to encourage innovation and entrepreneurship across the country.   On Friday, the U.S. Consulate General launched the third cohort of the Field of Skills and Dreams VTE Academy’s Fashion Entrepreneurship Program for 30 emerging fashion designers in... Read more
Pirates, Berkane To Arrive Uyo Wednesday For CAF Confed Cup Finals
The two finalists for the TotalEnergies CAF Confederation Cup, Orlando Pirates of South Africa and RSB Berkane of Morocco are expected in Uyo ahead of the May 20 match at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium. Mr Paul Bassey, General Coordinator, Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the finals, made this known... Read more
Ijaw Elders Forum Mourns Graham-Douglas, Extols Virtues
The Ijaw Elders Forum (IEF) has expressed sorrow over the demise of Chief Tony Graham-Douglas and conveyed its condolences to the family of the deceased.   IEF conveyed its feelings in a condolence message to the Graham-Douglas family on Saturday.   The message signed by Chief Bukazi Etete, Chairman... Read more
Maternal Health: PPP Critical To Equal Access To Quality Medicine – Says Nigeria’s FMoH
The Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH), says strong political will across all levels and leveraging on Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) will ensure equitable access to quality medicines and improved health outcomes. The Director of Reproductive Health, FMOH, Dr Kayode Afolabi, said this at a one-day stakeholder]s meeting on “Leveraging PPPs... Read more