• National News,  Sports

    Second Term Inauguration: Ex-Internationals Honour Governor Wike

    Former Super Eagles Players and other prominent  footballers honoured Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike at a novelty football in Port Harcourt. Governor  Wike,  his wife, Justice Eberechi Suzzette Nyesom-Wike , Deputy Governor Ipalibo Harry Banigo and other prominent  Rivers leaders watched the match. Kanu Nwankwo,  Taribo West, Finidi George,  Peter Rufai, Victor Ikpeba, David Ngodigha, Friday Ekpo, Uche Okechukwu, Ifeanyi Udeze, Victor Ezeji, Obinna Nwaneri among other stars featured in the star-studded match. Lawmaker Kelechi Nwogu,  Kenneth Kobani and  Mr Ibu entertained the crowd. Team Rivers defeated Team World 2-1, in a match where Kanu Nwankwo,  Victor Ezeji and Friday Ekpo found the back of the net. Rivers State…

  • Local News,  Sports

    Eleme Football Council Visits King Obele • Seeks Support

    The Eleme Football Council which comprises footballers in the 10 wards of Eleme Local Government Area has paid a familiarization visit on the king of Eleme kingdom, His Royal Majesty, King Philip Osaro Obele to discuss issues bedeviling the Eleme Football Club. The visit which took place at the palace of His Royal Majesty, King Philip Obele was aimed at discussing the challenges faced by the group and seeking the king’s intercession  to speak to companies resident in the area to give their full support so that football clubs in Eleme will be sustained. Speaking at the event, Chairman of Eleme Football Council, Chief Jacob Nkpa said the essence of…