Daily Archives: March 4, 2018

Ikpea congratulates Ilaboya on Edo election victory

By Akeem Busari The National Chairman of Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC), Rev. Samuel Ikpea, has congratulated Frank Ilaboya over his election at the polls ...

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Rugby Federation holds AGM in Lagos

By Akeem Busari The Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) at the weekend held its extraordinary annual general meeting in Lagos. The well-attended AGM which was ...

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Governors reject to create ranches before anti-grazing laws

The governors of  Benue, Ekiti, and Taraba states, which are currently implementing anti-grazing laws in their states, have said the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, ...

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Fiorentina captain Davide Astori dies at 31

Fiorentina captain Davide Astori has died at the age of 31, just hours before he was due to lead his side out against Udinese. Astori ...

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2019: EFCC to block money-sharing at party conventions

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has vowed to monitor the movement of huge sums of money in the activities of political parties ...

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2019: Atiku set to make formal declaration for presidency

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar will formally declare his intention to seek the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of next year’s election in a fortnight ...

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Army reviews counter-insurgency operations

The Nigerian Army has reviewed the pattern of information management in all ongoing counter insurgency operations and will henceforth communicate only successes rather than strategies of operations ...

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Saudi Arabia imposes levy on frequent Nigerian pilgrims

Saudi Arabia has imposed a compulsory levy equivalent of N163,000 on each prospective Nigerian pilgrim, who has performed Hajj or Umrah in the last two years ...

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State assemblies yet to consider LG autonomy bill – NULGE

State Assemblies will still vote to grant local government autonomy in the ongoing constitutional amendment, the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has stated ...

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PDP boycotts Edo council polls

Local government elections were held peacefully on Saturday in Edo state with the main opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP), abstaining. Governor Godwin Obaseki voted in ...

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