Gernot Rohr: Why Super Eagles lost to Argentina

Gernot Rohr: Why Super Eagles lost to Argentina

Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr said his team lost their last Group match at the World Cup match against Argentina to an experienced side. Rohr made this known to journalists at a post match news conference after the Super Eagles lost 1-2 to Argentina on Tuesday. “It was a big disappointment. Even though my players played their best, they lost to the opponents due to inexperience of my players. ”My team is a very young side compared to the Argentines, who play in the big leagues all over …Detail>>

Imo Apc Chairman Denies Any Truce With Governor Okorocha   URGES PARTY FAITHFUL, IMOLITES FOR CALM

By Kenneth Nwoke, The Nigerian Voice, Owerri Dr. Hillary Eke The Office of the State Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, Imo State, Dr. Hillary Eke, has denied ever having any discussions with Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State let alone having any truce, describing such as lies from the pit of hell. The clarification was contained in a statement signed by Dr. Eke’s aide, Mr. Eze Ewuchie. Chief Eke described the rumour as the handiwork of enemies who are trying everything humanly possible to…Detail>>

APC Convention: Izunaso heads to Appeal Committee, indicts Badaru

Former National Organizing Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Senator Osita Izunaso has submitted a petition to the party’s National Convention election Appeal Committee, accusing the National Convention Chairman, governor of Jigawa State, Abubakar Badaru of compromise. Izunaso, who sought for re-election and scored 1, 459 votes against the 1, 749 votes scored by Chief Emma Ibediro the winner of the National Organizing Secretary election, is contesting the election result…Detail>>

FIFA World Cup: I Apologise For Causing Nigeria’s Defeat – Odion Ighalo

Odion Ighalo has taken responsibility for Super Eagles 2-1 loss to Argentina in the last Group D match in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday. Ighalo, who missed a couple of chances in the all-important match told TheCable he apologised to the entire nation and teammates after the game. He also rued the clear chances he had which he failed to utilise. “I apologise to Nigeria. I apologise to my team mates,” Ighalo said. “I take responsibility for this game because I had taken those chances I had that would…Detail>>

Top Ekiti PDP Lawmaker Defects To APC

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state is Chairman of the PDP Governors Forum Sunday Akinniyi, former Chief Whip of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Akinniyi told reporters on Tuesday that he left the PDP due to Governor Ayodele Fayose’s alleged disrespect for key leaders of the party. The lawmaker representing Ikere Constituency 2 had been suspended on 13 June by the assembly for allegedly sleeping during…Detail>>