The Oba of Benin, Omo n’Oba Erediauwa Akpolokpolo I, is dead. His death was announced few minutes ago by the Iyase of Benin Kingdom, Chief Sam Igbe. The late monarch has been battling an unknown illness since last year.
By the zoning arrangement adopted by the leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday, the North will produce the party’s presidential candidate for the 2019 election. The region will also occupy the chairmanship position of the opposition party. Although, the zoning of the Presidency to the North was reached before yesterday’s meeting, the
Rangers International of Enugu has been declared winner of the abandoned Match Day 12 fixture against Giwa FC as the Jos-based side failed to show up for the ordered completion of the match at the Abuja National Stadium on Wednesday. Rangers led 1-0 in Jos before the match was abandoned and the LMC relied on
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has sealed the NNPC filling station in Akamkpa Local Government Area of Cross River for allegedly diverting fuel to Cameroon. Mr Bassey Nkanga, the Operation Controller of DPR for Akwa Ibom and Cross River, said on Thursday that an NNPC truck conveying 40,000 litres was intercepted by DPR personnel