Anambra claims gold in karate

Ngozi Okoro of Anambra yesterday won the gold medal in the women’s -50kg karate event at the ongoing National Sports Festival (NSF) in Benin. Okoro defeated Ibiene Finebone of Bayelsa…

Ikpeazu launches long term development plan for Abia

From Okey Sampson, Umuahia Abia Governor, Okezie lkpeazu has launched a 30-year Abia State Long Term Development Plan (ABSLTDP) saying it will offer a blueprint to sustainable economic growth and…

Brume, Moreno arrival excites Delta

Team Delta got a boost at the ongoing National Sports Festival with the arrival of foreign-based duo of Ese Brume and Peter Moreno. Brume is the defending champion of the…

Ex-Eaglets doctor enlightens medical students

Erstwhile U-17 national team doctor, Ayodeji Olarinoye has urged medical students to embrace sports medicine to deepen the practice of the profession in the country Olarinoye who is a certified…

AKK Gas Project: Excitement As FG Begins Movement Of Pipes From Warri To Itakpe

There was excitement on Thursday as the Federal Government began the movement of pipes from Warri to Itakpe for the implementation of the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano Gas Pipeline project. The construction works…

World Bank Grants $17bn To Poor Countries To Tackle Covid-19

The World Bank said it transferred about $17bn to Least Developed Countries between April and December 2020 to enable them tackle the negative impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. President of…

Katsina Police recovers lethal weapons from surrendered Bandits

The Katsina State Police Command has recovered several lethal weapons of mass destructions from notorious bandits who surrendered themselves willingly to the state Police Command. The notorious bandits who had…

Man Sets Ex-lover, Two Kids Ablaze, Dies

File Photo: A man reportedly jilted by his lover, Ahmed Saka, has killed the ex-lover, Mutiat Oladele, and her two children by setting them ablaze. The incident happened at Shogoye,…

UI, UNILAG, OAU, others get Governing Councils

By Alao Abiodun President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the dissolution and reconstitution of the Governing Councils of the University of Ibadan, University of Port Harcourt, University of Lagos, Obafemi Awolowo…

FG receives stolen artefact intercepted in Mexico

From Aidoghie Paulinus, Abuja The Federal Government, yesterday, received a stolen artefact intercepted in Mexico. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in a statement issued by its Crises Monitoring and Public…

COVID-19: FG Extends Work-From-Home For Civil Servants Till Month End

Folasade Yemi-Esan Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Dr Folasade Yemi-Esan has announced the extension of its work-from-home directive to civil servants on Salary Grade Level 12 and…

”Say the truth about Ogun N58bn debt” – Fmr Finance Commissioner tells Abiodun

The immediate past Commissioner for Finance in Ogun State, Mr Adewale Oshinowo, has challenged Governor Dapo Abiodun to say the truth about the N58.4 billion debt, which appeared to have…

Essien Udim bombardment: New IDP camps emerge in Akwa Ibom

From: Joe Effiong, Uyo   New set of IDP camps have been created in Akwa Ibom following the bombardment of Essien Ediim LGA by a combined team of soldiers and…

Rivers: Kidnappers yet to free APC chairman, Hyacinth Nwiye

Rivers All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker Committee Chairman in Khana Local Government, Hyacinth Nwiye, is still in captivity. The state chapter of the party, in a statement, confirmed that the…

VIDEO: Tinubu Goofs, Calls Dolapo Osinbajo ‘Wife Of The President’

Bola Ahmed Tinubu, APC national leader The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, goofed while delivering a speech during the book launch of First Lady…