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Stephen Odey In Age Falsification Scandal, Kicked Out By Danish Club
The Nigeria Professional Football League top scorer, Stephen Odey is at
the center on an alleged age falsification scandal which reports claim
have already put paid to his ambition of joining Danish football team,
An exclusive report on AOIFootball.com stated
that Odey’s planned move to FC Midtjylland has collapsed due to age
falsification. It was discovered that the age Odey presented in his
passport was totally different from what was on his certificate. .
Danish club have asked Odey to leave their Sports Complex immediately
due to the development.” AOIFootball.com Odey is said to be on his way
back to Nigeria from Denmark via KLM airline at about 10:05am. .
will arrive Amsterdam precisely 11:15am while he departs Amsterdam
through the same ‘KLM airline’ 13: 45 and lands in Muritala Mohammed
international airport in Lagos, Nigeria 7.25 pm.
Reps Reject Oil Firms’ Relocation To Niger Delta
THE House of Representatives has been flayed for rejecting a proposal
seeking the relocation of the operational and administrative offices of
oil companies to the Niger Delta region, by the leadership of rights
groups from the area.
The bodies, comprising the Niger Delta
Security Watch Organisation of Nigeria (NDSWO), Ijaw Peoples Development
Initiative (IPDI) and Foundation for Human Rights and Anti-Corruption
Crusade (FHRACC), stated that a motion of such nature coming at a
critical time ought to have been appreciated by all and sundry,
insisting that if Nigeria must continue to protect her unity, then
everyone must be his biblical brother’s keeper.
at the cold treatment given to the motion sponsored by Goodluck Opiah,
the civil society organisations described the action as unpatriotic and
Be Computer Literate Or Resign – Akeredolu Tells Workers
The Ondo State Governor, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, has advised civil
servants in the state to learn how to get training on the use of computers for better productivity.
Akeredolu said his administration would not tolerate computer illiteracy
in the state civil service, saying it would better for the service if
all the workers were computer literate. He, therefore, asked any worker
that is not ready to comply with the use of computer to resign.
Akeredolu stated this during the inauguration of the Ondo State
Integrated Financial Management Information System project in Akure, the
Edo IDPs Get Relief Materials, Support From FG
Internally Displaced Persons camped in Edo State have received relief
materials and support from the Federal Government while a committee was
constituted to distribute such materials to IDPs in Edo, Abuja and
three other states.
Members of the committee, which was led by Azarema Abdul-Kadiri, had paid a visit to the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki.
The Chief Press Secretary (Interim), Governor’s Office, John Mayaki,
disclosed this in a statement on Friday, in which he said the committee
would also be responsible for the distribution of relief materials in
Adamawa, Bornu and Yobe states.
80 Kidnapped Chibok Girls Freed By Boko Haram
SaharaReporters has exclusively obtained information the Islamist
terrorist group, Boko Haram, has released a batch of ore than 80 of the
Chibok high school girls who were abducted in mid-April 2014. A top
military source just broke to the news to Saharareporters.
to the source, the release of the 80 abducted school girls came after
further negotiations between the Islamist group and the Muhammadu
administration. The source he was not in a position to disclose the
terms of an agreement that led to today’s mass release of the Chibok
Our source revealed that that the 82 girls who just
regained their freedom are currently in Banki town in Borno state
awaiting airlift to an unknown destination.
The source added
that once the girls are secured in a new location they would be
debriefed, undergo a psycological and medical test and then be reunited
with their families.