Tuesday , July 16 2019

Oshiomhole Urges South-South Governors To Adopt Good Investment Strategies

Gov. Adams Oshiomhole of Edo has urged South-South governors to adopt investment strategies that would translate to economic growth and development. Oshiomhole made the call in Asaba on Thursday at the second South-South Summit organised by the region. He said that it was necessary because the level of poverty and …

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Police assure of security as Delta hosts S’South economic summit

AS the Delta State capital of Asaba hosts eminent persons from within and outside the country for today’s second edition of the South South Economic Forum, the police have declared their preparedness to provide adequate security during the three-day event. Besides, the Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ) …

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Soyinka calls for regional autonomy at S/South summit

| Print | E-mail Written by Alphonsus Agborh, Asaba Friday, 27 April 2012 Share Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, on Thursday, condemned the concentration of powers at the centre and urged the regions to brace up for autonomy. Presenting a keynote address at the ongoing South-South Economic Summit in Asaba, Delta State, Soyinka …

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FG approves $400m to end gas flaring

| Print | E-mail Written by Alphonsus Agborh, Asaba Friday, 27 April 2012 Share The end of gas flaring in the country is in sight, as the Federal Government approved the sum of $400 million to procure equipment in order to realise the dream. President Goodluck Jonathan made the disclosure at the second …

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N1b loan for Delta farmers

Delta State Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan has disbursed N1billion agriculture loan to farmers, with a warning not to divert it to unproductive ventures. Dr. Uduaghan who gave the charge during the disbursement of the Federal Government and Central Bank Agriculture Loan Scheme in Asaba, said diverting the loan would be dangerous …

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Nigeria: Stop Appointing Political Sports Ministers – Elumelu

A member of the technical sub-committee of the Nigeria Football Federation and renowned football administrator, Austel Elumelu, has voiced his opinion on the recently concluded public hearing by the Senate committee on sports, on the decline of sports in Nigeria with a particular reference to football. In his opinion, “you …

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NFF lauds NSC for Retreat Programme

Supervising Minister/Chairman of the National Sports Commission, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi  The leadership of Nigeria Football Federation has heaped plaudits on the Honourable Minister for Youth Development and Supervising Minister/Chairman of the National Sports Commission, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, for organizing a one-day retreat for parastatals and sport federations in Abuja on …

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Don Jazzy Still Silent After D’Banj’s Allegation of Betrayal

It is now more than three days since D’banj gave that explosive interview that has gone viral on the internet. D’banj allegedly accused Don Jazzy of betraying his trust and abandoning him (D’banj) when he needed him the most. What is however worrying is the silence that has sifted out …

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John Dumelo, Prince David Osei, Yvonne Nelson Wins Award At African …

John Dumelo, Prince David Osei, Yvonne Nelson Wins Award At African Entertainment Awards In Malaysia Three Ghanaian movie stars made Ghana proud far in Malaysia on Sunday April 15 2012 when they won three different awards at the African Entertainment Awards 2012 held in the Malaysian capital. Popular Ghanaian movie stars …

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