Obaseki Hails Osimhen Over Best African Player Award

By Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba  The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has hailed an Edo indigene and Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, on his emergence as Africa Best Player in French Ligue One, clinching the 2020 Marc-Vivien Foe Prize.  Obaseki

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Service Chiefs: Yoruba Youths Warns Afenifere Against Selfish Interest By Politicians

The Coalition of Afenifere Youth Groups (CAYG) has warned apex Yoruba socio-cultural organization, Afenifere not to allow itself to be used by political enemies of the country for their selfish interests.  CAYG, in a statement signed by its Spokesman, Comrade

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COVID-19: Community Spread Worries Benue Govt

Sets Special Task Force On Compliance With Preventive Measures BY HENRY IBYA, MAKURDI Violators of the preventive measures already put in place by the Benue State Government to curtail the spread of coronavirus in the state would henceforth face strict

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Banditry: Gov Tambuwal Receives 17 Kidnap Victims

By Muhammad Goronyo, Sokoto Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has received 17 indigenes of the state rescued by the Armed Force  from abductors in neighbouring Zamfara.Tambuwal, while receiving the victims from a delegation from Zamfara state Monday reiterated his

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APC Caretaker Chair Pledges Reforms

By Jonathan IPAA, Abuja Chairman of the All Progressives Congress Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee, Mai Mala Buni, has assured members of the party that the committee would work on short and long term strategies to reposition the party. He

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CAF Postpones AFCON To 2022

By Joel Ajayi  The Confederation of African Football has moved the biennial tournament to January 2022. The next edition of the Africa Cup of Nation AFCON has been postponed by 12 months, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) confirmed in

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CSO Demands Executive Order On Prosecution Of Boko Haram Sponsors, Promoters

The Coalition of Civil Society Against Terrorism and Extremism (CATE) has implored President Muhammadu Buhari to sign an executive order into law that will allow law enforcement agents arrest and prosecute sponsors and collaborators of terrorists.   CATE believes this is the

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Gov Akeredolu Of Ondo Tests Positive For COVID-19

Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has tested positive for COVID-19. Governor Akeredolu revealed his status Tuesday in a Facebook post. He disclosed that his sample had been collected to test for COVID-19 and the result came back positive earlier before

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Buhari, Humanitarian Affairs Minister Honoured For Implementing N- Power Batch C, Other Programs

President Muhammadu Buhari and Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya, were bestowed with awards on Tuesday at the N-Power Annual Beneficiaries Awards following the successful commencement of N-Power Batch C and other social development schemes in the country. 

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Buhari Outlines Plans To Lift 100million Nigerians Out Of Poverty

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday at the United Nations outlined the Federal Government’s plans to lift 100 million Nigerians out of poverty within the next 10 years. The president spoke in a video message to a high-level meeting of the

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