Minister of Sports and Chairman, National Sports Commission, Ibrahim Isa Bio yesterday justified the Federal Governmentâ€™s sweeping move to withdraw Nigeria from all international competitions for the next two years, to enable it reorganise the game for improved performance.Read More
Antony Yeboah is furious with the performance of the African teams at the World Cup in South Africa. â€œApart from Ghana, all the teams have failed, and I find that sad,â€ the former Bundesliga player told BILD.Read More
EX-MILITANTS in Delta state are set to battle themselves over pipeline surveillance employment job in Sokebolou-Yokri axis Burutu council area, even as they have disowned two of their members for alleged indolence.Read More
Some aggrieved members of the Ijaw Youth Council (Worldwide) have faulted the recent election of the body held at Ogulagha, Delta State, insisting it was fraught with irregularities.Read More
By Samuel Oyadongha Yenagoaâ€”Some aggrieved members of the Ijaw Youth Council (Worldwide) have faulted the recent election of the body held at Ogulagha, Delta State, insisting it was fraught with irregularities.
Governor Theodore Orji of Abia State has joined the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA.Read More
ByÂ Olasunkanmi Akoni The Anioma National Council, ANC, has appealed to President Goodluck Jonathan to actualise the dreams of the Anioma people of Delta State by creating an Anioma State for them.
THREE persons, including a middle-aged man who claimed to be a major supplier of arms and ammunition to Abia State government, have been arrested by soldiers from the 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Enugu, for illegal arms deals.Read More
Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has stressed the need for Nigerians to live in harmony and play down on factors that could divide the society.Read More
NO fewer than 18 people were killed on-the-spot, yesterday, morning when their bus had a head-on collision with another vehicle at Okogbe towards Mbiama, on the East-West Road in Rivers State.Read More
COMMANDER of the Joint Task Force, JTF, on the Niger-Delta, Major-General Sarkin Yarkin-Bello, said, yesterday, that he was excited at the take-off of the training of 20,192 ex-militants by the Federal Government at Obubra in Cross River State, just as the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger-Delta, MEND, opted to keep sealed lips.Read More
THE Dr Samuel Ogbemudia/Admiral Mike Akhigbe-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Edo State, yesterday, disclosed their intension to formally report the former Chairman of the partyâ€™s Board of Trustees, Chief Tony Anenih, Senators Yisa Braimoh and Odion Ugbesia to the National leadership of the party for alleged anti party activities.Read More
Almost two months after quitting as Kaduna State governor to become Vice- President, Alhaji Namadi Sambo is still occupying Sir Kashim Ibrahim House, Kaduna, the official name of Kaduna State Government House.Read More
From the lips of Minister of Information, Professor Dora Akunyili, Ogun State Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel and other eminent Nigerians, it was eulogies galore yesterday for The Punch Newspapers.Read More