Sports News

2018 World Cup breaks viewing record

The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia has broken viewing records across streaming platforms as number of soccer fans tuning in on a variety of devices reach alarming proportion. According to data published after the four quarterfinals by video analytics company Conviva, it found worldwide there was an average of 64.6 minutes of viewing time […]

France are World Champions, beat Croatia in six-goal thriller

France have emerged World Champions after defeating Croatia 4-2 at the Final of the Russia 2018 World Cup in Moscow on Sunday. An own goal by Mario Mandzukic gave France a  19-minute lead. Antoine Griezmann’s ball-in was superb, left-footed and flat, Varane was close to winning it but instead it was England’s nemesis, Mario Mandzukic, who […]

Belgium claim World Cup Bronze after beaten England 2-0

England’s World Cup campaign ended in disappointing fashion as they were beaten by Belgium 2-0 in the third-place play-off in St Petersburg. Gareth Southgate’s side delivered the Three Lions’ best showing at the tournament since 1990 but finished with back-to-back losses after the agonising 2-1 semi-final defeat in extra time against Croatia. Belgium missed out […]

Terrorism & Security

Take charge of generators in communities – Govt directs Vigilance groups

By Tony Nezianya Awka, July 11, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State Government has directed that Vigilance Groups in communities should henceforth take charge of providing security for electricity generating sets and electricity infrastructure installed within their areas. Anambra State Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr C. Don Adinuba told newsmen in Awka on July 11 […]

Federal Road Safety strengthens partnership with schools in Anambra

By John Ndu Awka, July 11, 2018 (MOI) Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has continued to sustain its tempo of partnership with various schools, especially, primary and secondary in Anambra State. The partnership has been geared toward inculcating in school children the need to observe road signs within and outside the state. The Sector Commander, […]

FG deploys Intervention Force, helicopters, APCs to quell Plateau mayhem

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has deployed the Police Special Intervention Force to Plateau State to quell mayhem in the state in which herdsmen have killed over 80 villagers so far. The intervention force is being deployed to Barkin-Ladi, Riyom, and Jos South LGAs, and other flash points in the State. The IGP […]