Monthly Archives: June 2018

Argentina Match Is Serious Business – Bewarang, Ogunjobi

Bitrus Bewarang, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) National Technical Director, Taiwo Ogunjobi, a former NFF Secretary-General, say the Super Eagles must see Tuesday’s match against Argentina as a serious business. In separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Monday at St. Petersburg in Russia, both of them charged the players to raise their game’s standard against Argentina. Bewarang, ...

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FIRS Contributed More Than N4Trn To 2018 Budget – Fowler

Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr. Tunde Fowler, has said that of the N9.3 trillion 2018 federal budget, FIRS in-takes accounts for N4trillion. He also said the service was on course to achieve its target of N5trillion from taxes in 2018 fiscal year. Disclosing this in an interview on AMOI Unplugged, set to be aired on the ...

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Police Deploy Special Force In Plateau

The Nigerian police has deployed Special Intervention Force led by Deputy Inspector General of Police in-charge of operations, to restore peace to troubled Plateau State. Mr. Jimoh Moshood, Force Public Relations Officers, said on Monday in a statement, that the special force had been mandated to restore lasting peace to troubled Barkin-Ladi, Riyom, Jos South local governments where scores of ...

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Anambra/UNICEF And Challenges Of Menstrual Hygiene Management

By Nkiru Nwagbo. In most parts of Igbo land and even beyond, menstruation by women and adult females are seen as taboo and spiritually unclean body activity. It is believed in Igbo land that menstruating adult females carry some form of spiritual curses and effect to the detriment of the manly status of men and title men in the area. ...

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Ahmed Musa: “Nigeria’s Saviour”

By Ikem Aginam This is certainly not the first time Ahmed Musa is coming up big for Nigeria on a Global Stage. Musa saved Nigeria from an early round exit in the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia which would have shocked 180 million Nigerians back home. Unlike the opening game against Croatia in Kaliningrad, Nigeria had to change the ...

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Ahmed Musa, A Threat To Us — Argentina Fans

Some Argentina fans who are in Russia to support their nation have described Ahmed Musa as a big threat to their continuous stay at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Some of the Argentines in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Moscow, the Russia capital, said the Super Eagles were in better state of mind going into the ...

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Nigeria To Overtake India As Country With Poorest Populace In 2019

Raymond Ozoji, Awka It has been revealed that Nigeria is to overtake India as a country with the poorest populace by February 2019. The revelation was a product of research findings conducted by an international organisation and contained in the lecture presented by Chief John Nnia Nwodo, President-General Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide at the Enugu State University of Science and Technology ...

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Beyonce, Davido, Drake Winners At BET Awards 2018

Nigerian pop star Davido won Best International Act on Sunday in Los Angeles, United States at the BET Awards 2018 while American Beyonce won best female R&B/Pop Artist award. Davido emerged the winner among nominees that included female Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage. There were other nominees such as Booba (FRANCE), Cassper Nyovest (SA), Dadju (FRANCE), Distruction Boyz (SA), Fally Ipupa ...

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