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Patrick Ekeji

18 Jan
Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, his Lagos State counterpart, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, wife of Edo State Governor, Mrs. Betsy Obaseki and former Director General (DG) of the defunct National Sports Commission...
17 Oct 2020
At evening, like the sun dipping suddenly in the horizon, an unusual situation has taken Nigeria by storm and complete surprise. Civil protests have been spontaneous and widespread.
20 Apr 2020
Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has appointed former Nigeria international and retired director-general of the defunct National Sports Commission...
14 Jun 2019
Although it does not translate to wealth, education, the world over, is seen as a means to a good end. Talented sportspersons are often acknowledged...
11 Jun 2019
Mr. Femi Otedola’s graciousness to pay a whopping fifty thousand dollars for the medical treatment of national football hero Christian Chukwu...
8 Jun 2019
Former Director-General of the National Sports Commission (NSC), Patrick Ekeji, has called for the return of the Commission...
18 Nov 2017
For some Nigerians, athletics was almost the sole reason they paid attention to sporting activities. The sport had rescued the nation at many international competitions...
17 Nov 2017
Former Director General of the National Sports Commission (NSC), Dr. Patrick Ekeji believes the Super Eagles would perform well at next year’s FIFA World Cup finals in Russia if the team got adequate support from the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and its supporters.


19 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has backed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to phase out the current 200, 500, and 1000 naira notes by Tuesday, January 31. The Presidency in a statement said Buhari insisted that the deadline is "aimed at people hoarding illicit funds and not the common man, and that it had become necessary…
1 hour ago
Presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar on Saturday said the deadline for the use of old naira notes is unrealistic and causing discomfort. “The deadline is going to cause heavy discomfort for Nigerians," Atiku said in a video tweet. "It will be magnanimous for the Federal Government and the regulatory body…
1 hour ago
The Prof. Pat Utomi-led Big Tent Coalition of political parties and civil society groups for Obi-Datti has appealed to the Independent National Electoral Commission...
1 hour ago
People who criminalise homosexuality are "wrong", Pope Francis said in a letter published on Saturday, seeking to clarify earlier comments about homosexual acts being a "sin"
2 hours ago
Leeds beat Accrington Stanley 3-1 to book their place in the fifth round of the FA Cup for the first time in seven years