Articles Posted in the " U-23 Eagles " Category

  • Awoniyi, Azubuike’s arrival light up U-23 Eagles camp

    There was excitement in the camp of Nigeria’s U-23 Eagles in Gambia when the duo of Dream Team Captain Azubuike Okechukwu and striker Taiwo Awoniyi arrived the Flourish Wellness Resort camp of the team. The players, who arrived aboard a Royal Air Maroc flight at about 3am Tuesday, were received by the team Secretary Sirajo […] Post from PM News

  • Wada sacks 15 council chairmen for defecting to APC

    Governor Idris Wada of Kogi on Tuesday removed 15 chairmen of local governments from office for defecting to the rival All Progressives Congress (APC). This was contained in a statement issued in Lokoja and signed by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Local Governments and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr James Adedoyin in Lokoja. The statement […] Post from PM News

  • APC will only substitute Audu for Kogi supplementary election- INEC, AGF

    Ayorinde Oluokun/Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC on Tuesday said it will allow the All Progressives Congress, APC, to substitute Prince Audu Abubakar, its Kogi governorship candidate who died on Sunday just before the result of the gubernatorial election held the previous day was declared inconclusive. INEC in a circular to all the 22 […] Post from PM News

  • Obasa to Canada: reduce visa processing time

    Eromosele Ebhomele Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, on Tuesday pleaded with Canada to reduce the delay in granting visas to genuine Nigerians wishing to travel to the country especially for official purposes. Obasa, who played host to the Canadian High Commissioner in Nigeria, Mr. Lajos Arendas, also promised that Lagos […] Post from PM News

  • Burkina Faso, S/Africa are beatable, Glo charges U-23 Eagles, Falcons

    National U-23 team, Dream Team VI and the female national team, Super Falcons have been advised by telecommunications giant, Globacom, to work assiduously towards qualifying for the final of the tournament. While the U-23 Eagles who topped Group B ahead of Senegal will face Burkina Faso, the Super Falcons who surprisingly lost to Cote d’Ivoire […] Post from PM News

  • As Lagos Descends Into Crime

    Lagosians are worried that criminals are gradually creeping back into the mega city after they were sent packing by law enforcement agencies a couple of years ago. If the criminals are not robbing motorists in traffic jams, they are robbing banks or kidnapping people and demanding for ransom. It is difficult to fathom who could […] Post from PM News

  • Activists remember Chima Ubani 10 years after

    Activists have lined up activities to mark the 10th anniversary of the death of Comrade Chima Ubani. He died along with Tunji Oyeleru, Deputy Photo Editor of the Vanguard newspaper in an auto crash in Potiskum, Yobe State, on 21 September, 2005 during protest against the removal of fuel subsidy by the administration of Olusegun […] Post from PM News

  • Olympic Qualifiers: Glo Wants Victories For U-23 Eagles, Falcons

    National U-23 Eagles and the women national team, Super Falcons have been tasked to ensure that they make Nigeria proud in their different football engagements this weekend. National teams sponsor, Globacom advised the teams to go for victories in the two qualifying matches. While the Dream Team coached by ex-international, Samson Siasia will lock horns […] Post from PM News

  • Best GOtv Boxer Trophy Named After Late MultiChoice Chairman’s Wife

    Taiwo Adelu Promoter of GOtv Boxing Night, Flykite Productions has named the Best Boxer trophy of the GOtv Boxing Night after the late wife of the chairman of MultiChoice Nigeria, Dewunmi Ogunsanya, Mojisola who died of cancer last year. To this end, the Best Boxer trophy will be christened Mojisola Ogunsanya Trophy from the third […] Post from PM News

  • Unending Apapa Traffic Gridlock

    There appears to be no end to the reign of terror being unleashed on motorists and residents of Apapa area of Lagos by truck drivers who have invaded the area with their trucks. Like an occupation army, they have taken over and paralysed economic activities in the entire area. The harrowing experience other road users […] Post from PM News