Category: National

Plateau United 2 Enugu Rangers 0: Kennedy Boboye’s men win Nigeria league title

The Peace Boys have recorded an unlikely feat in Nigeria’s football history with their first-ever top-flight title, pipping the holders in Jos Plateau United has...

Dalung Felicitates with Weightlifter Mariam Usman on 2008 Olympic Bronze Medal

Barrister Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youth and Sports has felicitated with four- time African weightlifting champion and Commonwealth gold medalist Mariam Usman, on...

​LMC sign partnership with NTA for NPFL matches’ live broadcast

The League Management Company has signed a broadcast partnership deal with the Nigeria Television Authority for live transmission of Nigeria Professional Football League...

Super Falcons falter in September Fifa rankings for eight-month inactivity

Nigeria’s women national team dropped one spot to 35th spot in the latest Fifa Women’s World rankings released on Friday. Having remained stuck in the 34th...

Dalung Praises rampant Super Eagles after Cameroon 4-0 demolition, Pledges N20m

Youth and Sports Minister Barrister Solomon Dalung has applauded Nigeria’s Super Eagles for their massive 4-0 triumph over visiting Indomitable Lions of Cameroon...

Kogi Govt Will Clear Salary Arrears As Soon As Funds Are Available – Official

The Kogi Government on Friday pledged to clear the salary arrears of all workers that were paid 50 per cent salaries as soon as funds available and therefore called for...

Reflect On The Teachings Eid-El-Kabir For Nation Building – Kogi Speaker

The Speaker, Kogi State House of Assembly, Prince Mathew has congratulated Muslim faithfuls on the celebration of Eid-el-Kabir 2017. He urged the Muslim ummah in the...

Nigerians Deserve Better – Hunger, Poverty Have No Political Party – Dino Melaye

“Hunger and poverty have no political party, hunger and poverty have no religion”. These are the words of Senator Dino Melaye, who is representing Kogi west...

Kogi health sector may witness another strike action – NMA official

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Kogi State chapter has warned that the state health sector may be plunging into another round of crisis if nothing is done to...

Reps member donates fish market complex, two cold rooms in Kogi

Fishing, the traditional occupation of the people of Lokoja has received a boost with the donation of a fish market complex and two cold rooms to fishermen and traders...

Kogi @ 26: Is This The Kogi State Of Our Dreams?

IS THIS THE KOGI STATE OF OUR DREAMS? Paper presented at a public lecture organised by The Nigerian Post Newspaper by T.E. JOEL, a lecturer at Kogi State Polytechnic,...

KOGI @ 26: Nigerian Post Newspaper Anniversary Lecture holds on Friday

The Annual The Nigerian Post Newspaper, Lecture to mark the creation of Kogi state is billed to hold on Friday, 25th August, 2017. The Lecture series which has been part...

Kwara State Government awards Renovation of Ilorin Indoor Sports Hall for 922.8M

Kwara State government has awarded the renovation of the Indoor sports hall, stadium complex to Metro Fittings and Accessories Nigeria Limited for a contract sum of...

Kogi speaker, Kolawole charges Kogi Youths to shun thuggery, hooliganism

The Honourable Speaker of Kogi State House of Assembly and member representing Kabba-Bunu State Constituency, Rt. Hon. (Prince) M.O. Kolawole has charged Kogi State...

Dalung inaugurates Nigeria Taekwondo Federation, harps on grassroots initiative

The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Dalung has charged the board of the Nigeria Taekwondo Federation to revive its federation’s grassroots development...