Anambra to commence Child Health Week

ANAMBRA State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (ASPHCDA) is set for commencement of second round Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Week (MNCHW) in the state. The event, scheduled to be flagged-off by Gov.... Read more »

Edo sets up agric cluster, skills centre in Ehor

EDO State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has inaugurated the Edo Food and Agriculture Cluster (EDO-FAC) and skills Centre in Ehor, Uhunmwode Local Government Area. The cluster is expected to serve as a meeting... Read more »

Musa accepts ref’s apology for disallowed goals against S’Africa

SUPER Eagles winger, Ahmed Musa, says he has forgiven Gambian referee, Bakary Gassama after his errors cost the Super Eagles two goals, and a win in last Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of... Read more »

Babalola advocates for more investment in sports

FOUNDER of Afe Babalola University, Ado EkitI (ABUAD), Chief Afe Babalola, has described sports growth as one of the ways through which the potentials of Nigerian youths can be developed for more... Read more »

Woods dares Mickelson with $200k side-bet ahead of ‘The Match’

VETERAN golfers, Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods have wagered $200,000 each on the first hole of pay-per-view exhibition game this week. Billed as ‘The Match’ Tiger v Phil, the 18-hole, $9 million... Read more »

Catholic priest defrocked for gambling with 120,000 euros parish funds

A CATHOLIC Priest has lost his position in the Central German Town of Ballenstedt after taking 137,000 dollars from parish funds. Bishop Gerhard Feige has accepted the man’s offer to give up... Read more »

FG to fix S’East roads, Akanu Ibiam Airport – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured that all ongoing federal projects in the South East will be funded expeditiously, stressing that the seven-month delay in passing this year’s budget will not thwart his... Read more »

NPFL group teams amidst league postponement

THE resumption for the new season of the 2018-19 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season is no longer feasible after the authority of the league has now postponed the NPFL kick off... Read more »

My critics are clueless, not me – Jonathan

FORMER President Goodluck Jonathan says he laughs anytime people try to run down his administration as a clueless one. The former President said this in his recently published book titled, ‘My Transition... Read more »

65-yr-old bizman rapes teenage girl

Baker steals 135 loaves of bread A BUSINESSMAN and resident of Angwan Rukuba area of Lafia in Nasarawa State who was identified as Donatus Deshi, 62, has been arraigned before an Upper... Read more »

Rohr charges NPFL to begin league

REACTING to criticism on not including home based players, Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr has hinted he would be able to invite home-based players to his team once the Nigerian Professional... Read more »

Nigeria still fourth LNG exporter

NIGERIA has retained its position as the fourth leading exporter of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), with 22 million metric tonnes (MMT) per year, despite the recent opening of Australia’s $S40 billion Ichthys... Read more »