Catholic priest arrested in Rwanda for insulting President Kagame

A Rwandan Catholic priest has been arrested in Kigali on allegations of “inciting civil disobedience” through an ‘unauthorized’ demonstration at the...

Oshiomhole condoles with Patience Jonathan on mother’s death

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has commiserated with the First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan on the death of her mother, describing the late Madam Charity Oba as...

ASUU strike: CNPP urges FG to implement 2009 Agreement

The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties, CNPP, on Wednesday urged the Federal Government to implement the 2009 agreement with the Academic Staff Union of...

Tackle FG on illegal deductions, Oshiomhole tells LGs

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has asked Local Governments in the country to demand a refund of monies deducted from their allocations by the Federal Government...

Nigeria pays ministers higher than U.S., UK, SA

Nigerian ministers receive higher salaries and allowances than their counterparts in Britain, United States, South Africa and other stronger economies, relative to the...

Diamond Bank Partners Rivers on Wealth Creation, Poverty Reduction

Diamond Bank Plc has partnered with the Rivers State government on wealth creation and poverty reduction summit 2013 with the theme ‘Developing an Effective...

MBGN turns Bayelsa into tourism hub

The 2013 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria Pageant (MBGN)has confirmed Bayelsa State as the new tourism destination in Nigeria as it successfully hosted over 2,000 local...

2013 Fed Cup : Last Eight Draws, Venues Releases

RESULTS OF 2013 MEN’S FEDERATION CUP ROUND OF 16 Niger Tornadoes 0 Warri Wolves 1 Enyimba FC 3 3SC 1 Akwa Starlets 2 Abia Warriors 0 Kano Pillars 1 Gombe United 0...

FIFA appoints Madagascar officials for Eagles, Malawi

World football-governing body, FIFA, has appointed officials from Madagascar to take charge of the crunch 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying match between Nigeria’s Super...

CHAN 2014: Oboabona rules himself out of CHAN in South Africa

Super Eagles defender, Godfrey Oboabona has ruled himself out of playing in the Championship of African Nations (CHAN) should Nigeria qualify. The Sunshine stars captain...

2013 Fed Cup: Ilo Fires Nasarawa United past Sunshine Stars in Q/F

Nasarawa United marched into the quarterfinal of the 2013 Federation Cup after a 1-0 victory over Sunshine stars on Wednesday at the Confluence stadium, Lokoja. Heroic...

Keshi admits Super Eagles assistant, Okpala miss

Super Eagles chief coach, Stephen Keshi has denied reports making the rounds on the return of former assistant coach, Slyvanus Okpala to the Super Eagles. Keshi, who was...

Okpodu is not fit for Super Falcons’ job – Peters

Sam Okpodu is not the right candidate for the vacant Super Falcons position in the National senior women team, according to the new Assistant Technical Director for...

Super Falcons will recover it lost glory again – Peters

The yet-to-be-unveiled new Assistant Technical Director for Nigeria Football Federation on Women Football, James Peter believes the Super Falcons will face no difficulty...

“We are not scare of threats, not even juju in Abidjan” – Oboabona

Super Eagles defender, Godfrey Oboabona has declared that the Super Eagles will not fall prey to any intimidation whatsoever posed by the threat of Cote D’Ivoire in...