Runsewe lauds organisers of Oba Ewuare Golf Tournament

Nigeria Golf Federation (NGF) Otunba Olusegun Runsewe has commended the Nigerian Golf Community for setting aside two days to celebrate the revered Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II with a golf tournament. Runsewe said that these two day tournament slated to hold at the Benin Golf Club which would involve 100 amateur golfers and invited professionals from the South-South geo-political zone of Nigeria is to honour Oba as father of golf in Nigeria and renowned traditional ruler in Africa. Runsewe, who is a decorated Ambassador of Golf by Oba Ewuare…

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Air Peace CEO promises to give Eagles N50m If they win AFCON Cup

…Gifts N10m for opening match goal against Egypt Air Peace Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Allen Onyema, in his characteristic culture of philanthropy and nationalism, has promised to give the Nigerian Super Eagles a whooping sum of fifty million naira, if they win the ongoing African Cup of Nations, which kicked off on January 9, 2022. Onyema, who made the pledge in Garoua, Cameroon, while speaking to the Super Eagles during half time in their opening game against the Egyptians, stressed that the players carry the hopes and aspirations of…

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Stanbic IBTC Insurance covers Super Eagles as Nigeria begins AFCON battle

Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, a member of Standard Bank Group, has taken the bold step to ensure the Super Eagles of Nigeria wins the ongoing African football tournament, the African Cup of Nations (AFCON), in Cameroun. Late last year, Stanbic IBTC and the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) announced a meaningful partnership that would see Stanbic IBTC, through its insurance subsidiary, Stanbic IBTC Insurance Limited, provide Group Life Insurance cover worth N1.73 billion and Total Personal Accident insurance cover for each player of the national team, to the tune of N583 million…

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Air Peace boss remarkable speech of patriotism inspired Eagles to victory against Cape Verde -NFF President

..Onyema a true Nigerian Nationalist- Emefiele The President of the Nigerian Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, has dedicated the Super Eagles’ Cape Verde victory in the ongoing Qatar World Cup qualifiers to Air Peace, the National Teams’ Official Carrier. The NFF helmsman made the statement at an event tagged ‘Dinner with the Best of Corporate Nigeria’, which held on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. Pinnick emphasised that the Chairman of Air Peace, Allen Onyema’s remarkable speech of patriotism inspired the Eagles and boosted their morale for…

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Onyema’s unity speech inspired us to victory–Ahmed Musa

Photo Caption: Onyema welcoming the Eagles  Captain Ahmed Musa who led Super Eagle in 2-1 victory against Cape Verde on Tuesday said that the team was inspired to victory by the unity speech by the Chairman and CEO of Air Peace, Allen Onyema. Musa said that it was good that Onyema fulfilled his promise but what pushed their determination to win was what he said when he addressed them on their way to Cape Verde. The Air Peace Chairman told the players to play for Nigeria’s unity and reminded them…

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IBB Golf Club seeks support from NCAC on independence day golf tourney

Photo Caption: Director General NCAC Otunba Segun Runsewe and other members of IBB 2021 independent day Golf tournament led by the assistant captain Mike Ekoja in a group photograph The IBB International Golf and Country Club have solicited the support of the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) to make the 61st Independence day Golf Tournament a success. A delegation from the Club which comprised members of the tournament planning committee was at the office of the Director General, Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, in Abuja on a courtesy visit. In…

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Air Peace boss, Onyema tasks Super Eagles to unite Nigeria through football

The Chairman of Air Peace, Allen Onyema, has urged the Super Eagles to unify Nigeria through the instrumentality of football, as the team gears up for their next encounter with Cape Verde preparatory to the World Cup in Qatar. Onyema who gave the charge Monday morning on board Air Peace brand new Embraer 195-E2 aircraft airlifting the players to Cape Verde for their next match from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, harped on the unifying power of sports . He stated that Air Peace was very happy to be…

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Ethiopian Airlines wishes Nigeria Olympic contingent “Best of Luck “, as Team departs Abuja

The Ethiopian Airlines manager in Abuja Senait Ataklet joined other dignitaries in Abuja to see off the Nigerian Olympic Team leaving for Japan. Along with the chairperson of the Nigerian Olympic Committee, Engr. Ahmed Gumel and the Japanese Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Matsunaga Kazuyosh. The Second batch of Nigerian Athletes departed on the 13th of July for Japan aboard Ethiopian Airlines. Ethiopian Airlines is the Airline of Choice for Team Nigeria for the Tokyo Olympics. Ethiopian Airlines is the Only African Airline that Flies to Japan straight from Africa .…

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Argungu Polo Tournament and Cultural Fete set for Sept.

The Organising Committee of Argungu Polo Tournament and Cultural Fete just announced the hosting of this year’s Fete in Argungu, Kebbi State, Nigeria. The crowd pulling cultural tourism Fete will hold for 4 days in September, from the 8th to 11th, 2021. This year’s Argungu Cultural tourism Fete is the 4th in the row of tourism promotional events facilitated by the popular NSK Polo Ranch & Resort in collaboration with Argungu Emirate Council. It is noteworthy that in the previous Fetes, top Government officials and cultural troupes from Nigeria’s neighbouring…

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Cross River sustains hold on tourism, goes cycling for humanity

Certainly, Cross River State is not resting on its month long premium tourism product, carnival Calabar, the state is on overdrive to up its octopus hold on the sector with a sport tourism cycling project dubbed Akwacross. The game plan is to keep the state continuously in focus with strategic and sustainable tourism activities, building up an entirely dependent economy on tourism culture, environment and other down stream influncers of the business. Akwacross cycling project which is specially dedicated to enhancing the historical and cultural relationship between the people of…

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