Chiekere headed home an expertly-delivered Bernard Ovoke corner 17 minutes into the game to give the Pride of Rivers a deserved lead at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium.
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In-form Junior Lokosa scored Pillars’ consolation just after the half hour mark as the “Pride of Rivers” overpowered “Sai Masu Gida” 2-1 in a compelling contest decided at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium, Port Harcourt.
This was disclosed on Tuesday by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, before the House of Representatives’ Committee on Governmental Affairs
Gowon said this at the commemoration of the movement of seat of government of the federation from Lagos to Abuja on Tuesday in Abuja.
Osinbajo made the declaration in his remarks at the 2017 Independence Day Interdenominational Church Service held at the National Christian Centre, Abuja
Coach Edwin Okon and his crew were somewhat stunned not to secure a win over the visitors, but will also plan for an away win when both teams take to the pitch of the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium as the 2017 AITEO Cup competition hits the home run.
IPOB said this arises from their roles in the 30-month Nigeria Civil War in which many Igbo people were killed
Three hundred and nineteen students were awarded first degrees, with 16 graduating in first class category, 66 in second class upper division, 125 in second class lower division and 111 in third class
“If we had allowed the eastern region to go away, the map of Nigeria would have looked funny
The Edo State Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Benin on Friday upturned the election of the candidate of the All…
He stated that the celebrant was a good example of a genuine elder statesman, accommodating even his enemies in the interest of peace and unity of the country
He said that his belief in one Nigeria led to the establishment of the National Youth Service Corps during his tenure
The Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, has described anger as the greatest challenge facing Nigeria as a nation.
He urged the graduates to wake up to their responsibilities by contributing immensely to nation building
Gowon made the call late on Friday in Lagos while speaking with newsmen after chairing a dinner and award night organised by the Ikeja Branch of the Nigerian Bar Association
Gowon made the call in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State when he led the delegation of the Nigeria Prays Organisation on a courtesy call to Governor Martin Elechi
Gowon spoke during his visit to Gethsemane Prayer Ministries Cathedral, Eleyele, Ibadan, presided over by the National Coordinator, Nigeria Prays, Rev. Moses Aransiola
Prof. David Molyneux, leader of the team, said this in Abuja when he briefed the Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, on the team’s findings
Absent are former President Olusegun Obasanjo; his deputy, Atiku Abubakar; former Heads of State, Muhammadu Buhari, Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalami Abubakar; and, curiously, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal
How did otherwise titanic men such as Professor Ango Abdullahi, former Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University, find themselves in the gutter engaging in a fight with an Alhaji Dokubo? I thought Ango’s group, and him particular, a leader of the late Shehu Yar’Adua group, scholar and gentleman were above this kind of fray