• Nigeria’s Quadri now highest ranked player in Commonwealth

    Nigeria’s Quadri now highest ranked player in Commonwealth

    For the first time in the history of the Commonwealth Table Tennis Federation (CTTF), Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri has become the first African to top the ranking list of players in the Commonwealth.

    In the ranking list released by the Technical Committee of the Commonwealth Table Tennis Federation (CTTF), Quadri who has been playing second fiddle to players from Singapore became the highest rated player among players from the Commonwealth nations.

    Among the 277 players listed in the ranking, Quadri garnered 2385 points […]

  • MASSOB begs UN, Commonwealth to suspend Nigeria over rights abuse

    MASSOB begs UN, Commonwealth to suspend Nigeria over rights abuse

    The Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), following the Amnesty International report which accused the Nigerian military of killing 17 pro-Biafra protesters during their anniversary has called on the United Nation’s and Commonwealth of Nations to suspend Nigeria from the membership of the world bodies for human rights abuse.

    Reacting to the Amnesty Report, the national leader of MASSOB, Uchenna Madu, said the Nigerian military’s rebuttal of the report was like “defending the indefensible”, insisting that MASSOB […]

  • Commonwealth Appoints Ambode as Vice President of its Enterprise and Investment Council

    Commonwealth Appoints Ambode as Vice President of its Enterprise and Investment Council

    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has been appointed as the Vice President of the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC), an interest group established to promote trade and investment by facilitating engagement between Government and the private sector throughout the Commonwealth.

    Chief Executive Officer of CWEIC, Oliver Everett, who stated this while meeting with a group of Nigerian businessmen at the Lagos House in Alausa, Ikeja, said Governor Ambode would be in office alongside Rt. Hon Jeffrey Mountevans, the Lord […]