Category Archives: International

Nigeria qualifies to play in Russia, defeats Zambia

By: Lucky Akhimien, Uyo. The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Saturday emerged the first African nation to qualify for the 2018 World Cup scheduled to hold in Russia after defeating Zambia 1-0 at a qualifier at the Akwa Ibom stadium. Substitute Alex Iwobi got Nigeria’s goal in the 71st miniute. The Eagles lost several chances at goals but the fans in the stadium and across Nigeria easily forgot their profligacy after t ...

Nine lessons for Nigeria from the German Unification

By: Omede, James Samuel – Benin City. Today in Germany, the Germans are celebrating similar to what Nigerians ‘celebrated’ two days ago, on October 1. Thus, permit me to open this article by congratulating Europe’s best economy for taking the right steps in 1989, step that the political elite of my country, Nigeria, particularly northern and southern leaders, should consider also taking as we approach t ...

The Igbo are welcome in the Niger Delta, northerners must quit oil wells within three months – Niger Delta group

A newly formed group in the Niger Delta which describes itself as ‘coalition of intellectuals, groups and associations in the Niger Delta’ also known as Rondel Solidarity Movement, has declared that the Igbo people are welcome in the Niger Delta region, which they now call Rondel. The statement, signed by their Spokesperson, Efe Edet-Tamuno says Rondel wants independence from Nigeria from the year ...

Edo Police arrest killers of Italy-based Nigerian

By: Omede James Samuel, Benin City. The Nigeria Police, Edo State Command, has apprehended two of the suspected killers of Mr. Omoruyi Okundolo, who was assassinated in Benin City during his holiday visit to the city. The deceased and the two suspects The two suspect, of a four member killer gang, are currently in Police custody and they have confessed to the crime, naming two other members of the gang, Moses and P ...

We take any briefing by the Nigeria Police with a pinch of salt – ASUU.

The Fabricated Tales of A Police Commissioner’s Blackmail/Desperate Undisguised Cover-up of Assault, illegal Arrest and Police Brutality on AAU Ekpoma. (Being Text of Press Briefing By ASUU AAU Ekpoma Branch on Thursday  20th April, 2017 at Ekpoma in Response to the Commissioner of Police, Edo State, Mr. Haliru Gwandu’s Press Briefing on the Arrest of Some Professors/Lecturers). Gentlemen of the Press. The ...
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