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Wike, Real Madrid finalize plans to establish Academy Sports 

Wike, Real Madrid finalize plans to establish Academy

From: TONY JOHN, Port Harcourt Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, has met with the management of the Real Madrid Foundation, as part of the requirements to establish a Real Madrid affiliated Football Academy in the state. Officials of the Real Madrid Foundation were led by the Managing Director, Julio Gonzalez and International Area Manager, Rosa Roncal Gimenez. The Rivers State Commissioner of Sports, Mr. Boma Iyaye, was also present at the meeting. The meeting, which held at the Real Madrid Foundation Office, at the Santiago Bernabéu, witnessed both parties concluding…

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203 Get First Class At Federal Agric University (Details) News 

203 Get First Class At Federal Agric University (Details)

  The Federal University of Agriculture (FUNAAB) in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital, has produced 203 First Class graduates. It also produced 2,878 Second-Class Upper Division graduates among its 2013 and 2016 students. The university produced 1,442 PhD, Masters and Post-graduate Diploma students within the period. FUNAAB’s Acting Vice-Chancellor Prof. Ololade Enikuomehin addressed reporters yesterday ahead of the 23rd, 24th and 25th combined convocation ceremonies. Ololade, who said FUNAAB remained committed to its mandate of teaching, research and extension in producing competent graduates, regretted that students’ population is overwhelming available hands…

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Kaduna State Teachers Begin 3 Day Fasting And Prayers Over State’s Plan To Sack 20,000 News 

Kaduna State Teachers Begin 3 Day Fasting And Prayers Over State’s Plan To Sack 20,000

The Nigeria Union of Teachers, Zaria Local Government Area Branch, will on Tuesday begin three days of fasting and prayers to seek God’s intervention on the planned sack of 20,000 primary school teachers. Kaduna State Government had conducted an examination for primary school teachers in the state and said 68 per cent of the teachers did not pass the primary four pupils’ exam at excellent level. The NUT Chairman in Zaria Local Government Area, Malam Yahaya Abbas, said on Monday that the teachers were compelled to seek God’s intervention over…

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Imagine! I Wonder How Workers Feed Their Families, Buhari Tells Governors News Politics 

Imagine! I Wonder How Workers Feed Their Families, Buhari Tells Governors

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed concern on the growing complaints and agitations by workers in states over unpaid salaries and allowances. The President was also worried about the welfare of the workers who he said have not been paid for months, despite interventions by the Federal Government. Receiving a group of governors led by the Chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, Abdul’Aziz Yari (Zamfara State), he said the plight of workers in the states need urgent attention as many could barely survive. “How can anyone go to bed and sleep…

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Secondary School In Delta Where Students Sit On The Floor News 

Secondary School In Delta Where Students Sit On The Floor

How can this be happening in a oil producing state collecting 13% extra allocation? I doubt you’ll find a school in such poor condition in Osun State that receives one of the least allocation. According to Efemena Edafioka, this is the state of school in Delta state:  The said village is Senator James Manager’s maternal home while that of Leo Ogor is nearby. Both of them are Federal Lawmakers. This is what you get when devil’s incarnates are allowed to occupy places of authority and prosperity. Some of our so…

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NEWS FLASH: President Buhari To Attend D-8 Summit In Turkey News 

NEWS FLASH: President Buhari To Attend D-8 Summit In Turkey

President Muhammadu Buhari will Wednesday depart for Istanbul, Turkey to participate in the ninth Summit of the Developing 8 (D-8) on Friday, October 20, 2017. Prior to the D-8 Summit, President Buhari, at the invitation of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, would participate in an official working visit to Ankara, the capital city. This was contained in a statement signed on Tuesday by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina. The statement read:  In Ankara, the President will have a tete-a-tete with his…

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Why Fela Was My Most Interesting Client – Falana Reveals News 

Why Fela Was My Most Interesting Client – Falana Reveals

Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), Nigeria’s human rights lawyer, has said the late Afrobeat maestro, Fela Anikulapo, remains his most interesting client. He recalled that Fela used to walk up to him to inform him ahead of his plans to violate the law, telling him to get ready to defend him in court. According to Falana, Fela had a penchant for breaking the law, but he got away with a lot of violations because he always prepared his defence ahead. Falana said, I was Fela’s lawyer and I can tell you here,…

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