Ighalo hits brace as Nigeria beat Libya 3-2 in Nations Cup qualifiers

Odion Ighalo scored a brace as Nigeria’s Super Eagles beat Libya 3-2 away from home to go top of group E and brighten their chances of qualifying for the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Cameroon. Ighalo had scored a hat-trick for Nigeria as the Super Eagles demolished Libya 4-0 in the first match played in Uyo, Nigeria on Saturday. The reverse fixture in Libya saw Ighalo scoring two goals to increase his goal tally against Libya to five in two matches. The Super Eagles settled down to work very…

NSCDC Officials Arrest ‘Mad Man’ Who Received N1.5million Credit Alert On His Mobile Phone

A rampaging tout pretending to be a mad man has been apprehended for alleged kidnapping in Akure, the Ondo State capital. The culprit, simply identified as Dele, was nabbed on Monday around the Isikan area in the capital city. An eyewitness told our correspondent that the supposedly mad man, who kept wandering the area alone, was suspected to be in possession of a “mobile phone” while acting funny. The witness, who asked not to be named, disclosed that the action aroused the interest of residents of the vicinity, who immediately…

Gov Sani-Bello Describes SMEs As Catalyst to Economic Development  ….. Says Niger state ready for Investors  .

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has identified the development of Small and  Medium scale Enterprise (SME) as the catalyst that can boost the economic development of the country. He stated this in Abuja on Tuesday in a keynote address at the 2018 NACC-SME Conference and Training Workshops organized by Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce, Kaduna State and Embassy of the United States of America, Economic Affairs Section, Nigeria The theme of the three day conference was, “Innovative Entrepreneurship and Access to Domestic and Foreign Markets”. Governor Sani-Bello who spoke on…

Tafa LG Chairman Bags 2018 North-Central Outstanding Chairman of the Year Award

The Executive Chairman of Tafa Local Government Area in Niger State, Alhaji  Abubakar Ado a. k. a Ikon Allah has been nominated as the 2018 North-Central Outstanding Chairman of the Year Award According to the Coordinator of the award, Cletus Akhimen, the  nomination Hon Abubakar Ado went through a transparent voting system participated by Nigerians especially those who reside in the North-Central part of the country. The North-Central Service Awards was established by COA Media in recognition of good service delivery done by individual and institutions in the North Central…

PRESIDENT OBASANJO & ALHAJI ATIKU ABUBAKAR: A Reconciliation Not An Endorsement . By Bishop Matthew Hassan KUKAH

I have deliberately made this explanatory note long because I think it is necessary that people make up their minds based on the facts, given my central role in the event. I note that Sheikh Gumi has already told his own side of the story. I feel obliged to state my own side so that Nigerians can have a clearer picture of my own involvement. Sadly, I personally did not read President Obasanjo’s statement until two days later on the Internet since I was not physically in the hall. Although…