Saturday , March 24 2018

Nigeria/Egypt: London 2012 – CAF Names Egypt As Hosts, Apologises to Nation

22 August 2011 The continent’s football-governing body, CAF on Monday named Egypt as host nation for the CAF African U-23 Tournament that will determine Africa’s flag-bearers at next year’s Summer Olympic Games in London. But in a five-paragraph letter dispatched to the President of Nigeria Football Federation, Alhaji Aminu Maigari, …

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+ Passenger threatens to sue airline

FEW weeks when Overland Airline, operating Asaba International Airport commenced operation, an Asaba-Lagos-bound passenger, Akin Jimoh, is considering a law suit against the company for failing to inform him of adjustment in flight schedule, thereby making him miss his flight to Lagos.     Jimoh flew to Asaba aboard flight 1171B …

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Magistrate kidnapped in Delta

By Festus Ahon UGHELLI – THE security situation in Ughelli, Delta State, heightened last Sunday, following the kidnap of a Grade One Chief Magistrate, Mr. Obomejero Aforkeya, at Iwhrekpokpor in Ughelli metropolis. Aforkeya, Vanguard gathered, was kidnapped at about 6:30pm at the entrance of his residence in  F. O. Owho …

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