Wednesday, 6th December 2023

Stephen Keshi Stadium

2 Oct
President Bola Tinubu has acknowledged the positive impact of the National Youth Games, saying it generates both direct and indirect employment opportunities in the sports value chain, particularly for the host state.
27 Sep
Athletics events at the Seventh National Sports Festival began at Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, yesterday, with several ex-internationals that operate young talents academy-outfits positioning themselves at strategic points to woo best performing young athletes.
19 May
Owa Model School, Boji Boji, Ika North East Council, will meet Ogedegbe Primary School, Warri South Council, in the final game of the 2023 Zenith Bank Delta Headmasters Cup today at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba.
3 Apr
Officials of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) have expressed satisfaction with facilities at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, saying the arena is suitable for the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations.
24 Jan
Ahead of today’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rally in Asaba, the vice presidential candidate of the party and Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa, has expressed satisfaction with arrangements so far at the venue, stressing that the party would have a very successful rally.
18 Jan
Directors of sports from across the country, yesterday, blamed state governors’ failure to release funds for the National Youth Games (NYG) as reason for the postponement of the competition earlier billed to hold in Asaba, Delta State, next month.


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The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has made contrary insinuations in certain quarters; the service does not employ the use of torture on inmates, saying the act is against the rules of the agency.
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President of the Senate, Godswill Akpabio, yesterday, charged Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to cooperate with committees of the Senate in the quest to pass the 2024 budget before the end of December 2023.
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Nigeria's local content across the oil and gas sector stagnated at 54 per cent this year to create serious concerns after a 13-year upward outlook amid rising divestment by international oil companies and over $25 billion investment by indigenous organisations.
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The Nigerian government has taken a significant step towards addressing the country's power challenges by signing a historic memorandum of understanding (MoU) to launch a gigawatt (GW) solar PV manufacturing plant in the country.
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Stakeholders have said that Nigeria is not harnessing the opportunities trade-in service offers under the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) as it accounts for about 60 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP) of the country.
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Oyo State Governor, 'Seyi Makinde, yesterday, presented a N434.2 billion 2024 Appropriation Bill, christened “Budget of Economic Recovery,” to the House of Assembly, noting that the budget is a chance for his administration...
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Governor Umaru Bago of Niger State has canvassed the creation of rangers aimed at protecting forest reserves and conservation areas in the country. Speaking during the signing ceremony of the memorandum of understanding
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The Enugu State government has reiterated its resolve to partner the Federal Government through the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) and other stakeholders to construct an ultra-modern terminal and rail transportation in its efforts to remodel the transport system in the state.
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) on Tuesday, December 5, 2023, presented a budget of N76.586billion (Seventy Six Billion, Five Hundred and Eighty Six Million Naira) as its budget proposal for 2024 to the House of Representatives...
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National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has urged the federal legislature to immediately amend the 1999 Constitution to strengthen the rights of Nigerians.