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Ambode okays reconstruction of Onikan Stadium …Says move shows State’s desire to host local, Int’l tournaments

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday approved the rehabilitation and upgrade of the 5,000 capacity Onikan Stadium, near Tafawa Balewa Square Lagos Island, in order to make it meet the expectations of a 21st Century sporting facility. The stadium’s upgrade is also in line with the new Onikan-Marina …

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President Buhari salutes Super Eagles over defeat of Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Friday’s impressive win over the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. A statement by Femi Adesina,  Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), said that “The President joins millions of football-loving Nigerians …

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Super Eagles/Lions World Cup qualifier: Akwa Ibom Police assures on adequate security

The Nigeria Police Force, Akwa Ibom State Command has put in place adequate security arrangement, to ensure hitch free World Cup qualifier match between Nigeria and Cameroon scheduled to hold on Friday, September 1, 2017 at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo. The Commissioner of Police, Akwa Ibom State, CP …

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