My Thoughts On PDP Presidential Primary

By Alphonsus Nweze As the main opposition political party in Nigeria, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) goes for their make or mar presidential primary in the oil city of Porthacourt, Rivers State this  weekend, there are lots of   speculations, permutations and projections by some pundits as to who will emerge as  the flag- bearer and even the running mate during the convention. The permutations are as diverse as the aspirants. Most of the aspirants if not all have employed all sorts of subtle and open campaigns  including   going  round the country to…

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FIFA Suspends Sierra Leone FA from Football Activities Over Government Interference

World’s Football governing body, FIFA have suspended Sierra Leone from international football because of government interference in the running of the country’s football association. The suspension comes after FIFA sent a letter to the country’s Minister of Sports expressing “grave concern” about the removal of the football association president, Isha Johansen and the association’s General Secretary, Christopher Kamara. The country’s anti-corruption commission (ACC) had barred President Isha Johansen and the association’s General Secretary, Christopher Kamara from the governing body’s offices due to their cases of corruption-related charges. Last year, Johansen was charged with abuse of office…

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