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Yar’adua nominates Koinyan as NDDC Chairman – Kwankwaso, Jarma, Ogbeha also on the board

A statement in Abuja by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Olusegun Adeniyi, said the nomination was part of...

‘How robbers killed my groom’

The six uniformed police men, armed with guns were inside a Peugeot 504 (2000 model) which was reportedly loaded with cash amounting to about...

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JTF hands over suspected oil bunkerers to EFCC

The suspects were arrested following a tip-off at a checkpoint at Bomadi, Delta state. They were carrying substances suspected to be crude oil. The...

The Nigerian electoral process and the imperatives of reform (II)

While the 2003 and 2007 general elections referred to above could be regarded as milestones in the political life of the country, the mismanagement...

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American Ponzi schemes versus Nigerian 419 scams

Yet, although Madoff is American and the Ponzi scheme he perfected to a science is as American as an apple pie (Ponzi scheme is...

Wase and global warming (I)

You may wonder what this has to do with global warming. Perhaps not much but at least there are some links.  A factual story,...

Walking down Sheikh Ramadan’s memory lane

Even though my acquaintance with the late Sheikh Ramadan went beyond my school days, I came much closer to him when I attended his...

I challenge clubs to help expose corrupt referees – Maude

So far, centre referees have all passed. Seven of them in all. Five for football, one for FUTSAL and one for beach soccer. At...

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12 states for S/West U-17 V/ball Tourney

The championship billed to spike–off from July 8th – 10th, 2009 is part of the zone’s desire to encourage other sports and create platform...

ALGON grassroots Football Challenge kicks off August

Announcing this at media briefing to herald the coming on board of the grassroots soccer fiesta in Abuja, the competition’s National Coordinator, Honourable Ned...