Super Eagles Battle Ready For Zambia

Super Eagles defender, Ogenyi Onazi has said the players were determined to play Saturday’s World Cup qualifier against Zambia with their body, soul and spirit to ensure they pick the three points that will qualify them for Russia 2018. Onazi exuded confidence that the Coach Gernot Rohr-tinkered Eagles side will become the first African nation to book their place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, with one game to spare. The Super Eagles assistant skipper told the Nigerian Federation website that : ‘’’We will give all it takes as far…

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Senate Says Nigerian Embassies Are Facing Threats From Host Countries

THE Senate, yesterday, raised the alarm that the nation’s diplomatic missions were facing challenges of inability to pay home-based officers allowances, local staff salaries, rent for residences, chanceries and other staff official quarters. According to the Senate, with these myriad of issues and financial woes, the collective and corporate image of Nigeria is suffering at the moment, thereby resulting in the loss of prestige and influence in the comity of nations. It, however, vowed to come up with ways to fix what it described as total mess and embarrassment to…

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FG Reveals Why Cost Of Food Is High

The Federal Government has said despite revolution witnessed in agricultural sector, the cost of food items is still high because of infrastructural deficit and export demands. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said this, yesterday, when he featured on Africa Independent Television, AIT, current affairs programme, Focus Nigeria. He said: “Despite the fact that the production of staples like rice, grains, yam has increased with the agriculture revolution of the government, food items are still on the high side. “There are many reasons why the prices are still…

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