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no responses. August 22, 2019 Elizabeth David

New Minister Of Youth And Sports, Sunday Dare Takes Over


New Minister Of Youth And Sports, Sunday Dare Takes Over

Sunday Akin Dare, 53 has been named as Nigeria’s new Minister for Youth and Sports Development. The Oyo State born journalist of international repute was sworn […]

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no responses. August 22, 2019 Elizabeth David

‘He Told Me He Could Buy Me’ – Frimpong Hits Out At ‘Bully’ Nasri


‘He Told Me He Could Buy Me’ – Frimpong Hits Out At ‘Bully’ Nasri

The former Gunners team-mates were far from friends at the Emirates and their relationship only deteriorated from there Former Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong has accused Samir Nasri of being […]

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no responses. August 22, 2019 Elizabeth David

Taekwondo Gives Nigeria First Gold Medal At 12th African Games


Taekwondo Gives Nigeria First Gold Medal At 12th African Games

Team Nigeria’s taekwondo athletes on Wednesday in Rabat helped the contingent  to be placed on the 12th African Games’ medals table with one gold and two […]

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no responses. August 21, 2019 Elizabeth David

Syracuse Basketball Star Perseveres In Breast Cancer Fight


Syracuse Basketball Star Perseveres In Breast Cancer Fight

The question “Why me?” has entered her mind, but Tiana Mangakahia knows these things happen all the time. The 24-year-old star point guard for the Syracuse women’s […]

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no responses. August 15, 2019 Elizabeth David

12th African Games: Buhari Charges Team Nigeria To Win Clean Medals


12th African Games: Buhari Charges Team Nigeria To Win Clean Medals

President Muhammadu Buhari has charged Nigeria contingent to the 12th Africa Games scheduled to hold in Rabat, Morocco to stay clear from performance enhancing drugs. Buhari’s […]

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no responses. August 14, 2019 Elizabeth David

African Games: Nigeria’s Contingent Arrives Morocco


African Games: Nigeria’s Contingent Arrives Morocco

Nigeria’s first batch of contingent to the 12th African Games holding in Rabat, Morocco have arrived in the North African country for the Games. Dr Simeon […]

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no responses. August 14, 2019 Elizabeth David

Team Nigeria Arrives Germany For World Junior Cycling Championship


Team Nigeria Arrives Germany For World Junior Cycling Championship

The Nigerian junior cycling team arrived in Germany on Tuesday, ahead of the World Junior Cycling Track Championship, slated for Aug. 14 to Aug. 18. The […]

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no responses. August 12, 2019 Elizabeth David

I Call Him The Beast: Pogba Lauds ‘Leader’ Maguire After £80m Defender’s Man Utd Debut


I Call Him The Beast: Pogba Lauds ‘Leader’ Maguire After £80m Defender’s Man Utd Debut

The Red Devils midfielder was among those left impressed by a first showing from the Old Trafford new boy as Chelsea were swept aside 4-0 Paul […]

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no responses. August 12, 2019 Elizabeth David

Aubameyang Wins EPL Tie For Arsenal At Newcastle United


Aubameyang Wins EPL Tie For Arsenal At Newcastle United

Steve Bruce’s reign as Newcastle United manager began in disappointing fashion as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s second half goal sealed a 1-0 victory for Arsenal at a subdued […]

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no responses. August 9, 2019 Elizabeth David

Alex Iwobi Ruled Out Of Everton’s Premier League Match Against Crystal Palace


Alex Iwobi Ruled Out Of Everton’s Premier League Match Against Crystal Palace

Alex Iwobi will not feature in Everton’s opening Premier League game away to Crystal Palace The 23-year-old completed a £40million move from his boyhood club Arsenal […]

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no responses. August 9, 2019 Elizabeth David

Federal Government Throws Weight Behind Bid For 2020 FIFA World Cup


Federal Government Throws Weight Behind Bid For 2020 FIFA World Cup

The vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbanjo yesterday declared that the Federal Government is totally in support of the bid by the country to host the 10th edition […]

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no responses. August 7, 2019 Elizabeth David

Pedro Martinez Says 2009 Phillies Team Was Battling Swine Flu During World Series


Pedro Martinez Says 2009 Phillies Team Was Battling Swine Flu During World Series

Pedro Martinez appears to want to add an asterisk to the New York Yankees’ 2009 World Series championship over the Philadelphia Phillies. Martinez, who picked up the losses […]

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no responses. August 7, 2019 Elizabeth David

Super Eagles Star Samuel Chukwueze Resumes Pre-season With Villarreal After AFCON 2019


Super Eagles Star Samuel Chukwueze Resumes Pre-season With Villarreal After AFCON 2019

Super Eagles star Samuel Chukwueze has resumed pre-season with Villarreal after playing for Nigeria at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).  Chukwueze played six of […]

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no responses. August 7, 2019 Elizabeth David

FIFA U-20 Women’s W’Cup: Lagos May Get Two Centres


FIFA U-20 Women’s W’Cup: Lagos May Get Two Centres

The Lagos State Government’s investments in sports infrastructure may have paid off as the Coordinator of the Bid for Nigeria’s hosting of the 2020 FIFA U-20 […]

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no responses. August 7, 2019 Elizabeth David

Rohr Rues NFF, Sports Ministry Rift


Rohr Rues NFF, Sports Ministry Rift

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr says the unhealthy relationship between the Nigeria Football Federation and the Ministry of Sports is a major reason why the federation finds […]

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no responses. August 6, 2019 Elizabeth David

Aiteo Cup: Kano Pillars Players, Officials Get $1,000‎ Reward Each


Aiteo Cup: Kano Pillars Players, Officials Get $1,000‎ Reward Each

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has rewarded Kano Pillars players and officials with $1,000 each for winning the 2019 Aiteo Cup.‎ ‎According to reports that […]

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no responses. August 6, 2019 Elizabeth David

Arsenal Eye £70m RB Leipzig Star Upamecano As They Step Up Centre-Back Chase


Arsenal Eye £70m RB Leipzig Star Upamecano As They Step Up Centre-Back Chase

Arsenal are looking to bring in a central defender as they agree deal to sell Laurent Koscielny to Bordeaux, with Daniele Rugani a possibility Arsenal are […]

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no responses. August 6, 2019 Elizabeth David

With New Contract, Brady Still Not Looking Too Far Ahead


With New Contract, Brady Still Not Looking Too Far Ahead

Even with a new contract, Tom Brady faces some uncertainty about his future. At his age, that’s hard to avoid. “I’m ready to go this year and that’s […]

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no responses. August 5, 2019 Elizabeth David

Jessica Pegula, Daughter Of Bills’ Owners, Wins Citi Open


Jessica Pegula, Daughter Of Bills’ Owners, Wins Citi Open

Jessica Pegula’s parents are used to seeing the athletes they root for come up short: Mom and Dad own the NFL’s Buffalo Bills and the NHL’s Buffalo Sabres. On […]

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no responses. August 5, 2019 Elizabeth David

Ganduje To Host Kano Pillars Today After Victory Parade


Ganduje To Host Kano Pillars Today After Victory Parade

The victorious Kano Pillars football club will officially present the Aiteo Cup trophy to Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje today as they are expected back in Kano […]

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