Presidential Funeral: Patience Jonathan’s Mother Burial holds on Oct 31

The First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, has disclosed that the burial of her late foster mother, Mrs Charity Oba, would take place on Oct. 31. Jonathan made the...

2018 World Cup: FIFA asks for clarity on Russian gay law

Football’s world governing body FIFA on Wednesday said it had asked 2018 World Cup hosts Russia to explain in more detail its controversial new law banning...

Aspirants fight dirty for 2014 Kogi NUJ Chair

Aspirants for the chairmanship position of the Nigeria Union of Journalists Kogi State Chapter have intensified campaigns for the election slated for the first quarter...

Kogi Set Up Fresh Machinery on Waste Disposal Management

Refuse collection and waste disposal in Kogi State especially Lokoja the state capital will be pursued with all seriousness it deserves. As people living in the capital...

2014WCQ: ‘Calabar is the safest place in Nigeria’ – Patrick Ugbe

Cross River State’s Sports commissioner Patrick Ugbe has declared Calabar as the safest place in Nigeria. The U.J. Usuene stadium in Calabar is the likely venue for...

Dino Melaye Takes Protests on President Jonathan, Diezani’s Resignation To US, New York

The Executive Secretary of Anti-Corruption Network and former member of House of Representatives, Otunba Dino Melaye has taken the fight against corruption in the...

2014WCQ: Nigeria Buries Malawi’s Fears, Sends Security Details to FIFA

The Nigeria Football Federation and the Office of the Inspector-General of Police, Federal Republic of Nigeria on Wednesday dispatched to world football-governing body,...

Kogi Poly Students Resume As Rector Tightens Up Security

Students of Kogi State Polytechnic returned back to school after been rip apart by the killing of a lecturer following a student riot last week amidst tight security at...

Kogi Distributes 90,000 Hybrid Seedlings to Cocoa Farmers

In pursuance of its Agricultural Transformation Agenda, an offshoot of the National Agricultural Transformation Agenda, Kogi State Government, through the Cocoa Rebirth...

Golden Eaglets Remain on the go despite MRI Test

Golden Eaglets ‘ Head coach, Manu Garba (MFR) and his lieutenants remain upbeat about producing a strong team ahead of the World Cup after some players were ruled out...

Shut down: Kaduna closes 457 illegal schools

The Kaduna State commissioner for education, Mallam Mohammed Usman, has disclosed that the state government has closed 457 illegal private schools out of the 642 schools...

Federation Cup: NFF, Lagos agree on Sept 15 for Grand Finale

Organisers, the Nigeria Football Federation and Host City, Lagos on Wednesday agreed to hold the grand finale of this year’s Men and Women Federation Cup competitions...

Dino Melaye Plans Anti-Corruption Protests in UK, US

The Executive Secretary, Anti-Corruption Network, Mr. Dino Melaye, says the group plans to protest against Nigeria’s “lukewarm attitude” in the fight against...

NFF Commiserates with Pascal Patrick over Father’s Demise

The Nigeria Football Federation has commiserated with former international defender Pascal Patrick, who lost his father, Sir Patrick Tanko on Sunday. “On behalf of the...