Kinetic Sports, organizers of Copa Lagos, are pleased to announce Enyimba Football Clubâ€™s participation in The FC Barcelona Club ChalÂlenge at this yearâ€™s edition of Copa Lagos. Copa Lagos, Nigeriaâ€™s highly entertaining internaÂtional beach soccer festival will hold this year at the Eko Atlantic City, Victoria Island, Lagos, from 12th to 14th December 2014. Enyimba
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I did not take sufficient interest in the alleged involvement of PasÂtor Ayo Oritsejafor, the President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), in the $9.3 million arms deal scandal until last week. My interest was aroused by two issues. One was Oritsejaforâ€™s elucidations and clarifications. The other was the interjection of another man of
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â€¦Says Nigeria leads Africaâ€™s investment inflows with $23.7bn in 3yrs As a result of the masÂsive network creÂated by the Ministry of Trade and Investment in the past years, Nigeria has achieved an impresÂsive record of N8 trillion in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in major sectors such as aviation, power, commuÂnication, transport, among others. This
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â€¦As CBN raises transfer limit to $5,000 Access Bank, in partÂnership with MoneyÂGram, has launched outbound money transfer service in Nigeria. This partnership has trigÂgered a new turn in Nigeriaâ€™s money transfer market and makes Access Bank one of the MoneyGram partners to offer such service. Meanwhile, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has increased
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Â The minister of Information, Mr. Labaran Maku and his health counterpart, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, alongside five other Ministers have resigned their positions as Federal ministers. DETAILS SOON
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(LAGOS) Nigeria’s former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari declared he would run for president on Wednesday, criticising President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration for corruption and failing to tackle the Boko Haram Islamist insurgency. His bid for the opposition ticket, if accepted, would pit him against Jonathan for a second time. Addressing thousands of cheering supporters in a
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(ABUJA) The Speaker, House of Representatives, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, said that the house would begin clause-by-clause voting on the 71 harmonised and proposed amendments to the 1999 Constitution on Wednesday. Tambuwal said this on Tuesday after the Deputy Speaker, Emeka Ihedioha, presented the report of the committee on the proposed constitution. Ihedioha, who is also
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(LAGOS) The Commissioner for Transport, Kayode Opeifa has said that the purpose of observing the â€œLagos No Horn Dayâ€ is to have a noise pollution free day in Lagos. The Commissioner told Channels Television on Wednesday that the containment of the Ebola Virus Disease showed that Nigerians could achieve whatever they want to achieve. â€œEbola
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For those who believe football in Nigeria is solely in the domain of â€œstake holdersâ€ then this is worth reading.The Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Elder Sam Ikon was devastated that Eagles lost to Sudan and put their Nations Cup qualification in jeopardy.
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Nigeriaâ€™s Super Falcons yesterday showed no mercy as they were in a rampant mood humiliating Zambia 6-0 in their second African Womenâ€™s Championship clash at the Sam Nujoma Stadium.
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Super Eagles second choice goalkeeper, Austin Ejide, has made passionate appeals to Nigerians coming out to watch the crucial Nations Cup qualifier encounter between Nigeria and Sudan not to bow Eagles notwithstanding the result.
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All over Nigeria and beyond, Nigerians will today remain on the edge of their seats as the pressure of a qualification ticket mounts for the Super Eagles, who fell short of expectations last weekend in Khartoum against Sudan. This reverse fixture is one that holds so much for the national team and particularly coach Stephen Keshi, whose job is on the line.
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Â A soldier, Lance Corporal Haruna Muazu, posted to the Bayelsa State Government House, on Monday night shot and killed a colleague, Staff Sergeant Ishiaku Shuaibu. Both soldiers are attached to the 423 Battalion of the Elele Barrack in Rivers State. Lieutenant Colonel Mustapha Anka, the spokesman of the Joint Task Force in the Niger Delta,
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Lecturers of Abia State University (ABSU) have started a warning strike to press home their demand for the payment of outstanding salaries. The Abia State government is owing academic staff in the university four months salary. It was gathered that since June, salaries of ABSU lecturers have remained unpaid despite the state government’s promises to
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When five years ago the Catholic Archbishop of Onitsha, His Grace Most Rev. Valerian Okeke conceived the Holy Family Youth Village, Amansea in Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra State, he had in mind to develop a conducive place where future leaders could be groomed.
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Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu represents Enugu West in the National Aseembly. Over the years, he has set a record which will be difficult to match.
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As the deadly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) continues to throw panic in the country, a renowned herbalist in Anambra State, Dr (Mrs) Flora Nkemakonam Ilonzo, has claimed that she knows Nigeria herbs that could prevent and cure the disease.
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â€œI thought of what to do in appreciation of the kindness, love, hospitality and benevolence of our host community towards my colleagues and I serving here and what they could remember me for and I decided to execute this statue project.â€
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The word market brings varying connotations to mind, prominent among them is the picture of stalls and kiosks, or shops arranged orderly with buyers and sellers attending to their business transactions.
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In case you are not aware, Abuja, Nigeriaâ€™s capital city means different things to different folks. It is a land of opportunities. If you work intelligently, in time, you will reap the rewards of your efforts.
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