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Minister: President Buhari pays contractors more than predecessor

Minister of Power, Works and Housing Babatunde Raji Fashola has said that the current Buhari administration paid road contractors in the South East more than the previous administration of Goodluck Jonathan.

CAFCC: Enyimba thrashed by Congo’s CARA in Brazzaville

Two-time African champions Enyimba fell to a 3-O defeat against Congolese club Atletique Renaissance Aiglons (CARA) in their group stage matchday 2 encounter at Stade Alphonse Massamba, Debat, on Wednesday.

CAFCC: Enyimba target away win against Congo’s CARA

Two-time African champions, Enyimba, will hope to continue their impressive run in the CAF Confederation Cup when they take on Congolese outfit, Athletique Renaissance Aiglons (CARA) in their group stage matchday-two encounter today (Wednesday).

Psychiatrist recommends way to curtail drug abuse

Mrs Althea Nwaeleh, Executive Director, Advocacy for Veritas, a Drug Addiction Treatment Initiative, has recommended a special strategy to tackle the global problem of drug addiction in Nigeria.

NNPC: Repayment of $5.1 billion cash call arrears to IOCs progressing

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Sunday disclosed that it is making good progress with its repayment of the $5.1 billion negotiated cash call debts to International Oil Companies (IOCs) in Nigeria, stating that both the National Economic Council (NEC) and Federal Executive Council (FEC) are aware of the progress it has made so far.

Envoy: India spends $74 million on projects in Nigeria

The Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Shri Nagabhushana Reddy, says that country has invested more than 74 million dollars on projects in Nigeria this year.

Abia and Rwanda agree to strengthen economic cooperation

The governments of the Republic of Rwanda and Abia State have agreed to work together for the mutual development of both governments and their peoples. The agreement was reached on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at the Ministry of External Affairs, Kigali in the Republic of Rwanda.

Contractor: Enyimba Stadium pitch needs N60 million to be ready

The CEO of Monimichelle Sports Facility, Ebi Egbe, contractors renovating the Enyimba International Stadium in Aba, has said he would need 60 million Naira from the Abia State Government to get the pitch ready for use.

CAFCC: Enyimba’s Fatau Dauda targets maximum points against Congo’s CARA

Enyimba goalkeeper, Fatau Dauda, has backed the team to get a win in next week Wednesday’s CAF Champions League match-day two clash against CARA Brazzaville of Congo following Sunday’s 2-0 win against Mali’s Djoliba AC.

Ralph Uwazuruike declares May 22 Biafra Day

As part of activities lined up for the 18th year of re-declaration of the New Biafra which took place in Aba, Abia state on May 22, 2,000, founder of Biafra Independence Movement, BIM, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, has directed all BIM members to march on major federal roads within its territories on Tuesday, May 22, this year.

CAFCC: Coach Aigbogun targets winning start against Djoliba

Enyimba head coach, Paul Aigbogun, says it is important for the club to start their campaign in the group stages of the CAF Confederation Cup against Malian side Djoliba with a win.

Vice President Osinbajo flags off market power intervention in Akure

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo flagged off the pilot project of Special Intervention in Energising Markets as Productive Clusters at Isinkan Market, Akure, Ondo state capital.

2019: Group commences grassroots mobilisation for Governor Ugwuanyi’s re-election

Ahead of the 2019 general election, a group, the Gburugburu Solidarity Movement (GSM), Igbo-Eze North Chapter, Enugu State, has commenced grassroots mobilisation and sensitisation across the electoral wards in the state towards the re-election of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for a second tenure in office.

Joseph Osadiaye: Enyimba ready to fight for NPFL title

Enyimba winger, Joseph Osadiaye, believes the club can still challenge for the Nigeria Professional Football League title this season after closing the gap between them and log leaders Lobi Stars to seven points following Wednesday’s 2-0 win against Go Round.

Ikechukwu Ezenwa keep clean sheet as Enyimba wallop Go Round FC in Calabar

Super Eagles goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa kept a clean slate for the second consecutive game as Enyimba International Football Club of Aba recorded a 2-0 win against Go Round FC.

CASSM: We’re working on the recall of Senator Abaribe from Senate

A group known as Coalition of Abia South Senatorial Movement (CASSM) says it has commenced the recall process of Eyninaya Abaribe, senator representing Abia south.

Paul Aigbogun: Enyimba must work hard to qualify from CAF Confederation Cup group stage

Enyimba head coach, Paul Aigbogun, insists that his team must work hard to claim a quarter-final ticket in the CAF Confederation Cup following the draw which pitted them in Group C along with Mali’s Djoliba, CARA of Congo and Ivory Coast’s Williamsville.

CAF Confederation Cup: NPFL clubs’ poor displays disappointing – fans

Some football enthusiasts have expressed disappointment in the poor performance of Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) clubs in the 2018 CAF Confederation Cup.

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