Drama As Bet9ja Royal Cup Produces Final Set Of Opening Group Fixtures

  By Jahrock Ujewe   The final set of opening group fixtures in the 2019 Bet9ja Royal Cup recorded its fair share of drama on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. Bobbies United underlined their quest to win the competition when the traditional team put the Academicians, Sundof Academy of Oleh, to the edge of the sword in a 3 – 1 triumph in a Group A game at the Agbor Township Stadium. Earlier, Visionaries FC had trashed Coach Clifford Chukwuma-tutored Henfield Academy 3 – 0 in Group B at the Agbor…

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Delta Assembly Screens, Confirms DLA Members

  The State House of Assembly has screened and confirmed the nominees forwarded to the House by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for appointment as Director General and Directors of the Direct Labour Agency, (DLA). The screening of the nominees followed a motion moved by the Majority Leader, Honourable Tim Owhefere seconded by the Chief Whip, Honourable Pat Ajudua at Tuesday’s plenary presided over by the Speaker, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori . The nominees are Honourable Precious Ajaino, Director General, Engineer Blessing Enamuotor, Barrister Ndudi Osakunih-Izuegbu and Engineer Austin Bebeteidoh as Directors.…

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Cybersecurity Jobs: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know

Cybersecurity is constantly evolving and growing – currently, there are more than 700,000 IT pros employed in cybersecurity in the United States. And there are more than 300,000 current U.S. job openings in cybersecurity that need talented IT pros like yourself. Keep reading to learn about the different types of cybersecurity jobs and salaries and how to start your cybersecurity career. What Cybersecurity Jobs Are Out There? According to CyberSeek, the top three cybersecurity job titles are cybersecurity engineer, cybersecurity analyst and network engineer. Even if you don’t have a ton of experience yet, there’s a place for you…

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Just In: Kidnapped School Principal, 4 Teachers Rescued At Issele-Asagba

…As Two Suspected  Kidnappers  Are Arrested By Victor Bieni Issele-Asagba Mixed Secondary School located at Issue Asagba in Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State was thrown into a theatre of crisis, pandemonium as Students scamper for safety between 10am to 11am in the morning as Masked gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen, about eight Kidnappers in number storm the School Premises and abducted the Principal, and four other teachers, whisked them unknown destination. The aborminable situation, Criminal incidence drew the attention of the Community Youths, and Vigilante with…

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2019 Bet9ja Royal Cup: Group Games Start With Fireworks

    By Jahrock Ujewe   Group stage action began on Monday, October 14, 2019 in this year’s edition of the Bet9ja Royal Cup, with a game played in each of the groups. Rolly FC were in their fine element in their Group B tie against Unity FC of Asaba at the Agbor Township Stadium, as they scored three goals under the first 17 minutes of the tie to beat the Asaba-based club 3 – 0. In Group A, the riverine boys of Selected All Stars FC of Patani suffered…

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Nigeria’s opposition is missing

Last week, the Nigeria’s senate majority leader reintroduced anti-sexual harassment legislation to parliament, following a serious exposé by the BBC of a sex for grades scandal at the University of Lagos. The bill had been tabled before – in 2016 – but it was not passed: some members of our party, working with the opposition, then stronger in numbers than today, blocked it. This time around, there has been no such attempt by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to scupper the legislation. We cannot tell whether they remain opposed…

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Kanye West: I’m now a Christian convert

American rapper, Kanye West, has declared that he is now a Christian. West said this at the weekend, when he was in Washington DC, where he held his usual Sunday service and also a listening party during which he gave fans a taste of his new album, titled ‘Jesus is King.’ According to TMZ, Kanye was at HBCU Howard University and then George Washington University’s Lisner Auditorium later in the day for the listening party. In the video obtained by TMZ, Kanye was seen talking to the audience in between…

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FIFA, NFF celebrate Ahmed Musa at 27

World soccer ruling body, FIFA, the Nigeria Football Federation and Shehu Abdullahi have all celebrated Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa, on the occasion of his 27th birthday. “The 1st Nigerian to score more than once in a #WorldCup match ⚽️⚽️ The 1st Nigerian to score in more than one #WorldCup edition 🏆🏆 #HBD to @NGSuperEagles’ @Ahmedmusa718! 🇳🇬🎂🥳,” FIFA tweeted on Monday morning. “Happy birthday to @NGSuperEagles captain @Ahmedmusa718 . Keep soaring 🎂🎂🎂🎂🎂,”reads a tweet on the NFF’s Twitter handle. Similarly, Musa’s bossom friend and Super Eagles teammmate, Abdullahi also sent…

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Nation Building: OYP/CYN Set To Honor University VC In Kaduna

  By Victor Bieni The Vice Chancellor, Crown University Int’l Chartered Inc (Ghana, America and partner campuses world wide), Professor Sir, Bashiru Aremu will next Month November 28th, 2019 be a Guest of Honor at National Youth Summit in Kaduna organized by OOdua Youth Parliament (OYP) and Congress of Nigerian Youth (CNY) in Kaduna. The University VC spoke to our Reporter today in a Telephone Chat while Commending the youths for such gestures of being set to honor him and some other political, Religious, ethnic and National Leaders in the…

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Just in: School Proprietor Regains Freedom After N10m Ransom

By Omoghene Benedict, Abductors of the Proprietor of Kogbodi International Schools in Ughelli, Delta State, Mr. Patrick Kogbodi has been released after it was gathered a ransom was for release. Kogbodi who spent barely two weeks in the hand of his abductors was released at the early hours of Saturday 12 October, 2019 at Emevor in Isoko North local government area of the state. The victim who was abducted by the hoodlums along Aroh Road, Ughelli, was on his way to church service when he was waylaid and whisked away…

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