NPA orders govt agencies to vacate seaports in 24hrs

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has given a 24-hour ultimatum to officials of unauthorised government agencies to vacate the seaports or risk being arrested. The directive is in line with a new order issued to the Authority by the Presidential

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Ineligible Player Saga: I ‘ll overrule NFF… — Dalung

By Joel Ajayi Abuja Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Barr Solomon Dalung has revealed that a panel of inquiry would be constituted to dig deep into why an ineligible Super Eagles Player was fielded during final of 2018 FIFA

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Taiwan traffic lights got romantic redesign for Valentine’s Day

Pedestrian crossing signals in southern Taiwan received a romantic redesign this week; a traditional lone walker symbol was joined by a sweetheart just in time for Valentine’s Day. More than 40 intersections in southern Taiwan’s Pingtun county were programmed with

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2019: Tinubu assures Nigerians APC will remain in power

National leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu Tuesday boasted that the party will still win the 2019 presidential election. Asiwaju Tinubu who stated this after a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa,

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Bisi Akande: My Visit To Buhari Not For Politics

All Progressives Congress (APC) leader, Chief Bisi Akande, said his visit to President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja was not political but to commiserate with him on his bereavement. Akande, pioneer National Chairman of the party, was at the

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Out-Of-School Children: World Bank Earmarks $611 Million For Nigerians

Mariam Sanni, Abuja THE World Bank has approved the sum of 611 million dollars to support Nigeria in addressing the menace of out-of-school children, which recent statistics put at over 10.5 million across the nation. This came as the Federal

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Cameroon, Senegal, others storm Abuja as Ladies Professional golf tourney debuts

By Joel Ajayi, Abuja Just 48 hours after IBB Ladies Golf Open ended, no fewer than 10 countries mainly from West Africa are already trickling into Abuja for another five-day competition put together by Ladies Professional Golfers Association of Nigeria

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Fraudsters Rip-Off UTME Students N1.5m In Delta Community

Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba Difficult times and its related act have hit prospective students for 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) in Ogwashi-Uku, Asaba and Ozoro communities in Delta State, leaving fraudsters to make ripped-off unsuspecting students N1.5million. While the students

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Okowa Challenges Community Newspaper Publishers On Information Sharing

Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has urged members of Association of Community Newspapers Publishers of Nigeria (ACNPN) to always share information to effectively reach people at the grassroots. Governor Okowa made the call yesterday when the

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Police Detain Two Over Alleged Murder Of Delta Line Drive

Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba The Police in Ogwashi-Uku, near Asaba Delta State have arrested, and detained two persons for alleged complicity in the murder of a driver with Delta Line recently. The Delta Line Driver identified as Ationor (surname withheld) was

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