Friday, 2nd June 2023

Edwin Okon

10 Nov 2022
Rotary Club of Ojodu, in collaboration with District 9110, has supported the treatment of hearing impaired children at Wesley Schools, Surulere, Lagos. President of the Club, Edwin Okon, said that the joint project was the desire of the club to help those in dire need, especially children with special needs, to achieve their potentials. Meanwhile,…
23 Aug 2021
Rivers Angels Manager, Edwin Okon, has invited football lovers to key into the Aisha Buhari International Women Tournament, saying the competition guarantees top quality soccer.
19 Jun 2019
Former coach of Super Falcons, Edwin Okon has hailed the feat of the female senior national team in their 0-1 loss to the hosts country, France in their Group A clash of the FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019 played at the Roazhon Park, Rennes. Nigeria lost the encounter through a penalty call by the…
16 Jan 2019
Rivers Angels head coach, Edwin Okon has described Lagos as a fertile ground for his side ahead of the Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) most prized annual football showpiece, the Super Four tournament. The football fiesta that crowns the new NWPL champions has been scheduled to hold in Lagos by the leadership of the Nigeria…
11 Dec 2018
Former Coach of the Super Falcons, Edwin Okon, wants more home-based players to be added to the current squad for the team to achieve better result at France 2019 Women’s World Cup. Nigeria was on Saturday drawn in Group A of the 2019 Women’s World Cup alongside, hosts, France, South Korea and Norway. However, the…
23 Feb 2018
They were the best teams in the country’s women football last season. Rivers United and Nasarawa Amazons dismissed all the pretenders in the 2017 season to win the biggest laurels in Nigerian women football and now it is time to decide who is the first among equals.
11 Oct 2017
Still reeling from their unexpected 0-2 loss to Delta Queens, Rivers Angels’ Coach, Edwin Okon says he will work hard to ensure his girls bounced back to reckon in the on-going Nigerian Women Football League (NWFL) Super Four Championship holding in Benin.
7 Dec 2016
The Falcons successfully defended the AWCON title they won two years ago by beating the Lionesses of Cameroun 1-0 at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in Yaoundé.
30 Nov 2016
Sweden-based Super Falcons defender, Faith Ikidi, says she is happy to be back to the team after five years. Ikidi last featured for the Falcons at the 2011 edition ...
29 Nov 2016
Former Coach of the Super Falcons, Edwin Okon, has advised the defending champions of the African Women’s Cup of Nations (AWCON)
31 Mar 2015
At the meeting, according to NFF sources, the officials will look for ways of ensuring Nigeria made this year’s edition of the festival. Nigeria failed to qualify for both the men and women football events of the last All Africa Games hosted by Mozambique in 2011 following losses to Ghana’s teams in the qualifiers.


17 mins ago
Sets aside Commission's invitation to past, serving Zamfara officials A Federal High Court, sitting in Gusau, Zamfara State has declared that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission does not have the powers to invite (by letters, telephone calls or any other means of communication) serving and past officials of the Zamfara State Government for the…
21 mins ago
Maison Martell and Davido are toasting their long-standing friendship with the release of an Exclusive Blend, a prestigious, bespoke cognac created for Davido by Martell Cellar Master Christophe Valtaud, to celebrate the continuation of their partnership.
29 mins ago
Tein Jack-Rich, the frontline presidential aspirant under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has congratulated Sen. George Akume and Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, over their appointments as Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), and Chief of Staff (COS) to the President respectively. Akume and Gbajabiamila's appointments were announced on Friday by President…
34 mins ago
The Lamidi Apapa faction of Labour Party (LP) has asked the presidential candidate of the party, Peter Obi to step down his case at the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal (PEPT), noting that he (Obi) is not showing any seriousness.
39 mins ago
Symbols of consolation, they had, by their deeds across time, reverently and consistently lifted the banners of genuine brotherhood, business integrity, dexterity, true statesmanship, exemplary industry, perseverance, and every other value of importance. And by a mixture of sheer grit and hard work, while steering their business brands, they became creators of employment, bastions of…