• NCC raids Delta communities, seizes N25m pirated items

    NCC raids Delta communities, seizes N25m pirated items

    The Nigerian Copyright Commission on Thursday said it has seized pirated broadcast items estimated at over N25m during its raid of Warri, Ughelli and Sapele in Delta State.

    It also released from its Abuja headquarters some suspected pirates who were arrested by its officials, with a warning to shun illicit business or risk being jailed.

    The NCC’s Director of Enforcement, Mr. Augustine Amodu, who led the team and assisted by the armed personnel of the police and the military, made the disclosure […]

  • Edo not owing Amodu N25m unpaid salaries

    Edo not owing Amodu N25m unpaid salaries

    The Edo State Government has debunked media reports that it was owing a former coach of the Super Eagles, the late Shuaibu Amodu, unpaid salaries to tune of N25 million.

    It also described the letter said to have been written by the late coach and the claims therein as “patently false”.

    The Technical Director of the Nigeria Football Federation died last Saturday at his residence in Benin and was buried later that day at his hometown in Okpella, according to Islamic rites.

    It […]

  • Edo owes Amodu N25m, Reps want coaches immortalised

    Edo owes Amodu N25m, Reps want coaches immortalised

    The House of Representatives has enjoined the authorities to immortalize the late coaches of the Super Eagles Stephen Okechukwu Keshi and Amodu Shuaibu, who passed on recently.

    This comes on the heels of the revelation that the Edo State government owes Coach Amodu Shaibu N25 million.

    At the plenary presided by Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, the lawmakers said there was the need to immortalise the coaches in view of their selfless services to the country.

    Adopting a motion sponsored by Mr. Samuel Onuigbo (PDP, […]