Enugu sympathises with Rangers over player’s death

first_imgRelatedPosts Lagos CP declares war on cultists, traffic offenders Sanwo-Olu: We’re committed to fulfilling promises to Lagosians Nigeria records new COVID-19 infections, more deaths as figures rise to 57,242 The Enugu State Government on Tuesday condoled with Rangers International FC over the death of their player, Ifeanyi George, who died in a ghastly motor accident on Sunday. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that George and a Rangers feeder team player, Emmanuel Ogbu, and his friend, Eteka Gabriel, lost their lives in the accident on their way to Lagos State. NAN reports that George, 26, who played as a striker, once played for Enyimba. He earned two caps for Nigeria in 2017. In a statement released by the Commissioner for Information, Nnanyelugo Aroh, in Enugu, the state government also condoled with the management, players and supporters of Rangers FC over the unfortunate loss. The statement said: “The state government is deeply saddened by the news of George’s death and others. “He was a dedicated player who gave his all and showed the highest sense of responsibility and commitment to the team. “It is our candid prayer that the Almighty God grant all of us the fortitude to bear this loss and also grant the souls of the departed eternal rest.”Tags: Enugu StateIfeanyi GeorgeLagos StatePlayer DeathRangers International FClast_img read more

FIFA Confirms North and South Korea Bid to Stage 2023 Women’s…

first_imgNorth and South Korean athletes took part in a joint march at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony, also fielding a combined women’s ice hockey team.Alongside the World Cup bid, the two countries are hoping to hold the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games together.The Olympic Committees from both nations met the International Olympic Committee in February to discuss the idea.FIFA received nine registrations from member associations to bid to host the 2023 World Cup, the largest number to have done so for a FIFA tournament.Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Japan, New Zealand and South Africa have also registered.None of the nine countries have staged the tournament in its 28-year history.The associations have until October 4 to submit bids, with bid books set to be published in full on FIFA’s website to ensure a fair and transparent process.The FIFA Council will then make the decision in March 2020, in a vote which will again be made public.Member associations will be able to attend a bid information workshop and observer programme in June, during the 2019 World Cup in France.Nine French cities will host this year’s tournament from June 7 to July 7.Previous hosts include Sweden, Germany and Canada, with China and the United States holding it twice each.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram North and South Korea – who are still technically at war – remain in the running to host the FIFA 2023 Women’s World Cup.South Korea’s Football Association has registered to bid for the tournament, expressing an interest in doing so with the North Korean FA.Any joint bid would be the latest in a number of displays of sporting unity between the nations, at war since 1950.last_img read more

Wellington Golf Course announces 2014 schedule of events

first_imgSubmitted to Sumner Newscow — The 2014 Schedule of events at the Wellington Golf Course are as follows:MEN’S GOLF ASSOCIATION EVENTSMarch 16                               St. Patrick’s StagApril 13                                  Spring Classic 6-6-6May 7                                     WGA StagMay 31 – June 1                    WGC 4-BALLJune 11                                  WGA StagJune 28-29                            THE JERRY GILL INVITATIONALJuly 19-20                              WGC 2-MAN SHAMBLEJuly 30                                    WGA StagAugust 16-17                        Match Play ChampionshipAugust 27                              Cross Country Stag & Annual MeetingSeptember 7                         Wheat Capital ClassicSeptember 21                      WGC Solo ScrambleOctober 4-5                          WGC 2-MAN SCRAMBLE MISC EVENTSApril 10                                  WHS InvitationalApril 12                                  The Dore TriathlonApril 26                                  Leon Segebartt Memorial ScrambleMay 3                                     Wellington Chamber of Commerce Golf ClassicMay 5                                     WHS JV InvitationalMay 10                                   The Dore Grill & Bar Benefit ScrambleMay 17                                   GolfWeek Amatuer TourMay 18                                   Duffers of KansasMay 24                                   Scott Rice Memorial TournamentJune 14                                  Wichita ScrambleJune 21                                  Wellington Lions Club ScrambleJune 26                                  KJGA Junior SectionalJune 27                                  KSU Catbackers ScrambleJuly 10                                    KGA Senior SeriesJuly 12                                    Conway Springs Booster ClubJuly 27                                    Parent/Child ChampionshipAugust 2-3                            Sunflower Girls Championship (KGA)August 8-9                             Pre-Duffers; Duffers & DerelictsAugust 4                                 WGC Junior ChampionshipAugust 10                              Michael Day Memorial BenefitAugust 24                              Oxford Lions ClubSeptember 6                         NetApp – Bill McPherson – Tim Milsap Memorial Golf TournamentSeptember 12-13                 Kansas Cup Finals (KGA)September 14                      Sons of the American LegionSeptember 20                      Udall OpenSeptember 27                      Railroad Classic. Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comment (1) Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close WordPress.com Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings Sort by: Date Rating Last Activity Loading comments… You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. 0 Vote up Vote down Catfish Charlie · 338 weeks ago WOW!!! Report Reply 0 replies · active 338 weeks ago Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new commentslast_img read more