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Osaze Odemwingie donates N1mn to Bendel Insurance FC

•Osaze: donates to old club

Nigeria international and former Bendel insurance FC player, Osaze Odemwingie, on Sunday donated N1million cash to the club. Presenting the money on behalf of Odemwingie, Mr Austin Uwagboe, said the donation was part of Osazee’s appreciation to the club that made him who he is today. Receiving the donation, the sole administrator of the club, […]

Fire guts Kaduna Airport control tower

Kaduna Airport

Simon Ateba/Aviation correspondent Fire has engulfed the control tower of the Kaduna Airport, severely damaging it. Witnesses said fire started briefly after 3pm Easter Sunday and was not put out until the control tower was razed down. “As I am talking to you now, fired has razed down the control tower,” a witness at the […]

APC shelves congresses to allow governors meet Jonathan

APC symbol

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has postponed its State Congresses scheduled for Wednesday, April 23rd, to allow State Governors under the aegis of the party to attend the rescheduled expanded National Security Council meeting, fixed for that day to discuss the security situation in the country. In a statement issued in Lagos on Sunday by […]

No Mugabe, Zimbabawe more corrupt than Nigeria, says Campbell

Robert Mugabe

Ambassador John Campbell, a great critic of Nigeria’s government has waded into the diplomatic spat between Nigeria and Zimbabwe, over President Robert Mugabe’s denigration of Nigeria as a corrupt country. Campbell, a blogger on the website of US Council on Foreign Relations, said contrary to the impression Mugabe created, Zimbabwe is worse than Nigeria as […]

Troussier wants to end coaching career with Japan

Philippe Troussier

Former Nigeria coach Philippe Troussier wants to end his career in the dugout by managing Japan at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The 59-year old Frenchman, currently on a shortlist of candidates for the Morocco national job after three years in China, said it would be a perfect way to sign off after guiding Japan to […]

Nyesom Wike can’t be governor of Rivers state, says Amaechi

Amaechi:Governor of Rivers state

Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor and Chairman of Nigeria Governors’ Forum, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi said Nyesom Wike,the Supervising Minister for Education cannot hope to be his successor because both of them belong to the same ethnic group. Amaechi said the Ikwerres are morally barred from contesting the 2015 governorship election and that the contest […]

Fayemi to start teaching at state varsity in October

Governor Kayode Fayemi: calls for peace

Governor Kayode Fayemi of western Nigerian state of Ekiti has said he will start teaching at the state-owned university in October this year . Fayemi made this promise in an interview with newsmen in Ado-Ekiti on Friday. He said his decision to return to class job was borne out of his interest in mentoring the […]

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