• Rio Olympics: Sports miniter sends two U-23 players, officials back to Nigeria

    Rio Olympics: Sports miniter sends two U-23 players, officials back to Nigeria

    Sports minister Solomon Dalung has sent two players and three officials of the national U-23 team back to Nigeria from the ongoing 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil.

    It was learnt that the two alternate players Stanley Dimgba and goalkeeper Yusuf Mohammed alongside the team’s media officer, Timi Ebikagboro, curator and the team coordinator were sent packing from the games and flew out of Brazil to Nigeria on Monday night.

    “We said they should send them back home if they could not […]

  • President Buhari is back to Nigeria from China with good news

    President Buhari is back to Nigeria from China with good news

    Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari returned to the country in the early hours of yesterday, Saturday after a six- day official visit to the People’s Republic of China to strengthen bilateral and economic relations between Nigeria and China.

    The visit was on the Invitation of President Xi Jinping. Buhari was received at the airport by the Chief of Staff to the President, Mr Abba Kyari and the Inspector General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase.

    Despite criticisms for his frequent overseas trip, President Buhari […]