Enugu, Nigeria Newswire (Page 7)

Enugu, Nigeria Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Enugu, Nigeria. (Page 7)

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  1. Painful life vis- -vis painful exitFr. Pat Amobi Chukwumai saw a...Read the original story

    Oct 11, 2016 | Nigeriaworld

    Adjacent to the Central Police Station at Ekwulobia, I came across an ugly sight. What did I see? I saw a fierce dizzy mad man standing beside the road doing three unpleasant things at the same time.

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  2. NFF in crucial meeting over Dikko, AbubakarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Vanguard

    The leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation was yesterday locked in a crisis meeting following the move by security operatives from the FCT Command of the nigeria Police Force to arrest the chairman of the League Management Company , Shehu Dikko. Dikko narrowly escaped arrest at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Sunday night immediately he returned from Zambia where the Super Eagles defeated their Zambian counterparts in the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

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  3. Hoodlums pose as herdsmen in S-East, cattle breeders allegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Vanguard

    Awka-CATTLE breeders in the South East geo-political zone alleged yesterday that some people posing as herdsmen in the area were hoodlums. The cattle breeders, under the auspices of Miyetti Allah Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, said during a meeting at Amansea near Awka that they would henceforth drive the suspected hoodlums out of the zone to redeem their image.

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  4. Arrest of judges by DSS unfortunate, regrettable - CJN MohammedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Vanguard

    The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mahmud Mohammed has, Monday, described as unfortunate and regrettable the clampdown on alleged corrupt judges by the Department of State Security, DSS. Justice Mohammed gave the displeasure on Monday at the valedictory court session held in honour of a retiring Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Suleiman Galadima.

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  5. Nigerian Sports Awards salutes RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | Vanguard

    Organisers of the annual Nigerian Sports Award, Unmissable Incentives Limited, have congratulated Rangers International Football Club of Enugu for winning the 2015/2016 Nigeria Professional Football League . The 'Flying Antelopes' thrashed El Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri 4-0 in the final match of the season played at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu, breaking a 32-year jinx to win the League trophy, they last won it in 1984.

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  6. Nigeria: Attorney General Wades Into N170 Million Contract FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The Office of the Attorney General of the Federation , Abubakar Malami, has waded into the case of an alleged N170.3 million contract scandal involving Zinox Computers. The fraud was uncovered in 2013, but despite police investigations establishing the necessary details, no one has been prosecuted for the fraud.

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  7. Anambra solution will stop killer herdsmen in Igboland - AIG KarmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | Vanguard

    H is posting to Zone 9 of the Nigeria Police comprising the four Igbo states of Enugu, Anambra, Imo and Abia, as Assistant Inspector-General of Police in-charge, was widely hailed. This is because of his achievements as Commissioner of Police in Anambra before his elevation.

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  8. Nigeria: Recession - Stop Blaming Past Administrations, Nwabueze, Igbo Elders Tell BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Eminent Igbo elder statesmen under the aegis of Igbo Leaders of Thought led by renowned constitutional lawyer, Prof. Ben Nwabueze, have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to quickly devise strategies that would address the immediate causes of the present economic situation in the country and desist from blaming past administrations for driving the nation to recession.

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  9. Nigeria: Judges' Arrest - NJC Summons Emergency MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The meeting, will consider the recommendation of Justice Walter Samuel Onnoghen, by the Federal Federal Judicial Service Commission, for appointment as the next Chief Justice of Nigeria. It will also discuss the Gestapo-style arrest of two Supreme Court justices, Sylvester Ngwuta and Inyang Okoro, and two judges of the Federal High Court, Adeniyi Ademola and Justice Muazu Pindiga .

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  10. NPFL: Rivers Sport Commissioner commends RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Vanguard

    Rivers Commissioner for Sport, Boma Iyaye, on Monday congratulated Rangers International FC of Enugu for emerging champions of the 2015/2016 Nigeria Professional Football league season. This is contained in a statement issued in Port Harcourt by Sammy Wejinya, Special Adviser on Media to the commissioner.

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  11. Chukwu recalls last trophy as Rangers coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Vanguard

    Former Rangers International FC Skipper and Coach, Christian Chukwu, says the club has returned to the pinnacle of Nigerian domestic football league with the team's league triumph on Sunday. Rangers beat El-Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri 4-0 at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu, to win its first domestic title since 1984.

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  12. Ex-Rangers celebrate club's victory in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Vanguard

    The members of ex-Rangers International FC resident in the U.S. have hailed the current players and the crew for their victorious comeback to international football limelight. Rangers, the champions of 2015/2016 Nigeria Professional Football League , will represent the country at the 2016/2017 African Football Confederation Champions League.

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  13. Etisalat U-15 School Cup returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Vanguard

    After two successful seasons, teleco-mmunications network, Etisalat has concluded plans to kick off the third season of its Under 15 School Cup football competition, beginning this month. The Etisalat U-15 School Cup is a national grassroots football competition designed to connect, engage and promote young football talents.It promotes national unity by connecting young and aspiring footballers to becoming future champ-ions.

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  14. Rangers break 32-yr jinxRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Vanguard

    Rangers International Football club of Enugu, yesterday, broke a 32 year trophy drought, when they beat hard fighting El Kanemi Warriors of Maidugri,4-0 to clinch their 7th league title. The Flying Antelopes at the Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium now dubbed,"the Cathedral" in the Week 38 of the 2015-2016 season of the Nigeria Professional Football League final match earned three points to finish with 63 points to top the log.

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  15. We're all ready for Zambia, Mikel assuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Vanguard

    Super Eagles captain, Mikel John Obi has reassured Nigerian football fans that he and his team-mates are fit and ready to play the 2018 World Cup qualifier against Zambia at the Levy Nwanawasa Stadium in Ndola, Zambia on Sunday. Mikel's reassurance is coming on the heels of his rumoured injury as invited players and the technical crew, including Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr storm Abuja to begin camping for the crucial qualifier.

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  16. Photos: Celebration galore as Enugu Rangers lift NPFL cup after 32 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Vanguard

    It has been a celebration galore for the Government and people of Enugu State, South-East Nigeria, as the Nigerian Premier League side, Enjgu Rangers, Sunday, lifted the Nigerian Professional Football League for the 2015/2016 season, after beating El-Kanemi Warriors 4-0. This feat is coming after 32 years of struggling to win the cup.

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  17. Ghanaian players to travel to Nigeria - Nana BonsuRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    Enugu Rangers goalkeeper Nana Bonsu has called on Ghanaian players who have been tagged 'aged and out of form' in the domestic league to join Nigerian clubs in order to re-launch their career. The 27-year-old was previously accused of "bribery" in a Swag Cup against Asante Kotoko last two seasons while with Ashanti Gold SC in Ghana, leading to his relegation to the bench.

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  18. Ekweremadu salutes RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Vanguard

    The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has showered praises on the Rangers International Football Club of Enugu for their gallantry and clinching of the Nigeria Football Professional League, NPLF, title in Enugu on Sunday. Senator Ekweremadu was at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium to cheer the Flying Antelopes during their last match for the season against the El Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri, where he noted that Rangers had won something more than a league title for their teeming supporters across the world.

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  19. NPFL: Rangers on the way to victory with 3-0 leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Vanguard

    Leaders Rangers International Football Club of Enugu look assured of the title judging by half-time results in final day matches of the 2015/2016 Nigeria Professional Football League season. In the ongoing week 38 matches across the country in the league, the Enugu side and their fans are already in the party mood with a 3-0 lead.

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  20. Bishop Ezeokafor condemns herdsmen's attack on priestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Vanguard

    The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Ezeokafor, has described the attack on three catholic priests by suspected herdsmen in Enugu as unfortunate and saddening. Three Catholic priests were on Sept.

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