• FG appoints Okhiria as NRC boss

    FG appoints Okhiria as NRC boss

    It was gathered that the Federal Government on Monday appointed Mr. Fidet Edetanlen Okhiria, the Managing Director of Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC).

    Confirming the appointment on Monday in Abuja, the Director, Public Relations of NRC, Mr. Mahmoud Yakubu, said Okhiria has been on acting capacity before his confirmation.

    With the appointment, the MD is now saddled with the full responsibility of providing the much needed leadership and strategic direction for the achievement of the vision of the NRC master plan.

    The statement added […]

  • Edo government is not responsible for Shuaibu’s death – Okhiria

    Edo government is not responsible for Shuaibu’s death – Okhiria

    The Edo State Government has denied reports that it owed late Super Eagles Coach, Amodu Shaibu, N25 million and responsible for his death.

    He was formerly hired by the Edo government as consultant/technical adviser of Edo State Football Development Programme, a Football Academy established by the government to groom local talents.

    A statement by Peter Okhiria, chief press secretary to the governor said contrary to the reports, Amodu was duly paid while his contract was running and was even paid when the […]