Monday , August 26 2019

APGA appoints interim chair

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) yesterday approved the appointment of Dr Casmis Ihegworo as its interim National Chairman.  Gozie Nwachukwu was appointed  National Organising Secretary. It further reiterated its endorsement of a suit filed against its ex-National Chairman Victor Umeh and other officers for constitutional breaches. These decisions were …

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Ex-Delta Assembly Clerk pays N7m for release of abducted wife, 4 children

By Austin Ogwuda Asaba – IMMEDIATE past Clerk of the Delta State House of Assembly, Mr. Raymond Yavbieri, paid N7 million to kidnappers in Asaba to secure the freedom of his wife and four children who were abducted on their way to the church. Meanwhile, Permanent Secretary of State  Ministry …

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Keshi names squad for Amavubi qualifier

REPUBLIC OF RWANDA                    Kigali, Dec 10, 2011 MINISTRY OF HEALTH Press Release :MoH appreciates support from USG Kigali – The Ministry of Health would like to clarify a story published in the Chronicles Newspaper issue no. 008/5th-11th Dec 2011 titled, “US responds to Minister Binagwaho’s criticism,’ which was captured in …

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Keshi to meet NFF on Afcon 2013 preparation

Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi will meet with officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in Abuja on Tuesday to discuss his camping programme ahead of the 2013 Afcon qualifiers. Nigeria failed to qualify for the 2012 of Africa’s biggest soccer showpiece scheduled for January 2012 in Gabon and Equatorial …

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NFF reads ‘riot act’ to U-17 girls

The Nigeria Football Federation has warned players being screened for the new U-17 Women National Team to think twice about falsifying their ages, as the NFF would eventually detect and send such players out of camp without ceremony. Chairman of the NFF Technical Committee, Barrister Chris Green made this known …

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AGN ELECTIONS UPDATE: ‘ELECTIONS WILL DEFINITELY BE CONDUCTED’ – SEGUN ARINZE

The fuss and furor over the elections for the Actors Guild of Nigeria, (AGN), appears to have simmered down, with the two principal characters in the unfolding drama, Emeka Ike and Segun Arinze, sheathing their swords at least for the time being. However this uneasy calm may turn out to …

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Asaba Airport: Most beautiful, very strategic

  By Joe Igbokwe   GOVERNOR Uduaghan of Delta State should not have any regret for building the most beautiful, most strategic and most timely airport in Nigeria, rather he should beat his chest for possessing the creative, business and strategic sense to build an airport that have been serving …

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Nigerians yet to forgive Yak – Kanu

Former Nigeria skipper Nwankwo Kanu has said he was not sure that Nigerians have forgiven Yakubu Aiyegbeni for the bizare miss at the 2010 World Cup. Aiyegbeni missed an open goal in a must-win match against South Korea at last year’s World Cup in South Africa and has since not …

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Nigeria: African Club Contests – Clubs Draw Bye – Dolphin Face First Round …

13 December 2011 Nigerian champions Dolphin FC of Port Harcourt will have to face first round opponents in their African club competition campaign next year, unlike three other Nigerian club sides. Four Nigerian club sides are taking part in Africa’s two annual club competitions. While Sunshine Stars and Dolphin are …

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No riding of okada after 7pm -Delta SSG

  By Soekun Weyinmi, Asaba THE Delta State government has warned motor cycle operators, popularly known as Okada riders and members of the public that the ban on the use of commercial motorcycles beyond 7pm in the state is still in force. Giving the warning in Asaba, Delta State capital, …

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