228 results found for David Patten: Three-time Super Bowl winner with New England Patriots dies aged 47

Moses Simon says Nigeria not getting carried away

NIGERIA winger Moses Simon insists the Super Eagles have "still got a lot to prove" despite their flying start under Augustine Eguavoen, which has put them... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 16 hrs ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Moses Simon, African Cup of Nations, Augustine Eguavoen, Super Eagles

Qatar 2022: Super Eagles to aim for the Stars!

THE 71-year old rivalry between Nigeria and Ghana on the football field will hit a combustible point in March when the Super Eagles and the Black... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 64 times

Tags: Nigeria, Ghana, FIFA World Cup, Super Eagles

Transfer rumours: Haaland, Sterling, Vlahovic, Arteta, Alvarez, Rooney, David, Zakaria, Traore

MANCHESTER United have ended their interest in Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Braut Haaland after being told that the 21-year-old Norway international would prefer a move to Real Madrid. (ESPN) England forward... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Haaland, Sterling, Vlahovic, Arteta, Alvarez, Rooney, David, Zakaria, Traore

Nigerian journalists at AFCON say no to foreign coach

JUST after three weeks with the Super Eagles, interim coach Austin Eguavoen has changed the narrative on the need or otherwise of hiring a foreign coach.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Austin Eguavoen, Super Eagles, AFCON, NFF,

England to play Ivory Coast in a friendly at Wembley on 29 March

ENGLAND will play Ivory Coast in a friendly at Wembley on 29 March. Ivory Coast are ranked 56th in the world and are through to the last-16... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 135 times

Tags: ENGLAND, Ivory Coast, Algeria, Africa Cup of Nation, World Cup

Jan. 28 to mark the debut of 2022 Kaduna Golf Club Ladies Tournament

A total of 250 golfers from different parts of the country are expected to participate in the 2022 Kaduna Golf Club Ladies Tournament which begins on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Vera David

Eguavoen expects tough battle with Tunisia’s Carthage Eagles on Sunday

NIGERIA’S manager Augustine Eguavoen says he countenances a tough duel between his Super Eagles and the Carthage Eagles of Tunisia in Sunday’s Africa Cup of Nations... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Africa Cup of Nations, Super Eagles, Augustine Eguavoen

Falconets confident as they battle Cameroon in Douala

NIGERIA’S U20 girls, Falconets are buoyed by the performance of the Super Eagles at the ongoing 33rd Africa Cup of Nations, and say they are motivated for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: NIGERIA’S U20 girls, Super Eagles, Falconets, Africa Cup of Nations, FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup

Stakeholders urge commission for persons with disabilities to give account of stewardship

Stakeholders have urged the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities (NCPWDs) to give account of its efforts on implementation of the Discrimination Against Persons with Disabilities... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 39 times

Tags: National Commission for Persons with Disabilities (NCPWDs), Mr David Anyaele, Center for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD), National Orientation Agency (NOA), Dr Garba Abari, Mr Daniel Onwe, Associatio

Man, 37, in court for allegedly pouring petrol on cousin

 A 37-year-old man, David Alajuruonye, on Friday appeared before an Ejigbo Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State for allegedly pouring petrol on his cousin over a misunderstanding.     The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 27 times

Tags: David Alajuruonye

Teenager in court for stealing chicken

 AN Upper Area Court sitting at Kasuwan Nama in Jos, on  Friday, sentenced a 17-year-old mason, David Akubu, to a year imprisonment for stealing a chicken. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 44 times

Tags: David Akubu, David Akubu,Mrs Esther  Dazam

Super Eagles to face Tunisia in Round of 16

NIGERIA will face Tunisia in the second game of the Round of 16 on Sunday after the Carthage Eagles finished third in Group F. Tunisia has had... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 150 times

Tags: NIGERIA, Tunisia, AFCON 2021, Super Eagles

Win AFCON and get $250,000, Otedola tell Super Eagles

THE Super Eagles of Nigeria have been promised $250,000 by Femi Otedola if they lift the 2021 AFCON trophy. The Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, who was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Super Eagles, Godwin Emefiele, CBN, Otedola, Aliko Dangote, NFF, Amaju Pinnick

NFSC appoints Amb. Olonisakin as patron

The Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC), on Thursday appointed Amb. Abayomi Olonisakin, Nigeria’s  Ambassador to Cameroon as its patron. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 25 times

Tags: Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC), Amb. Abayomi Olonisakin, Dr Rafiu Ladipo, Rev. Samuel Ikpea, Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), Super Eagles,

Presidential aide lauds Nigerians who consistently promote peace

Malam Gambo Manzo, the Special Assistant to the President on Political Affairs in the Office of the Vice President, has lauded Nigerians who have consistently promoted... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 days ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Malam Gambo Manzo, Super Eagles, President Muhammadu Buhari,

VFMCRP receives EU approval for Tavneos for the treatment of ANCA-associated vasculitis

VIFOR Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma, VFMCRP, has announced that the European Commission has approved Tavneos in combination with a rituximab or cyclophosphamide regimen for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma, Prof. David Jayne, Dr. Klaus Henning Jensen,

Davido fires back at cousin Dele Adeleke, warn him not to attack his late mother

NIGERIA Singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido has fired back at his cousin, Dele Adeleke, for the second time. The singer who called out his cousin... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Davido, David Adeleke, Ademola Adeleke

AFCON 2021: Eagles` confidence growing with each game- Troost-Ekong

Super Eagles Captain, William Troost-Ekong says the confidence of the team is growing with each game at the ongoing 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 19 times

Tags: William Troost-Ekong, Super Eagles,

AFCON 2021: Sanusi praises one hundred per cent Super Eagles as Wild Dogs fall

GENERAL Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation, Dr Mohammed Sanusi has praised the Super Eagles’ buoyant play as Nigeria on Wednesday night became the first country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Mohammed Sanusi, Super Eagles, Sadiq Umar, William Ekong

Eguavoen rings changes for Super Eagles last group game

EIGHT players were brought into the Super Eagles starting line-up for their last group game against Guinea Bissau on Wednesday. Francis Uzoho started in goal as replacement... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Super Eagles, Guinea Bissau, Eguavoen

AFCON round of 16: Akanni urges Eguavoen to maintain opening match line up

 Ex-Nigerian international, Waidi Akanni, on Thursday urged Austin Eguavoen, the Interim Manager of the Super Eagles, to stick to his line up in the opening match... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Waidi Akanni, Super Eagles, African Cup of Nations (AFCON), Sadiq Umar, Captain William Troost-Ekong

Personetics secures over $160m in 2021, Accelerates global expansion of its AI-Driven Personalization and Engagement Solutions for Financial Institutions with $85m investment From Thoma Bravo

PERSONETICS, the leading global provider of financial-data-driven personalization and customer engagement solutions for banks and financial services providers, today announced it has raised $85m in growth... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Personetics, David Sosna, Huntington Bank, Metro Bank, Hyundai Card, Viola Ventures, Lightspeed Ventures, Sequoia Capital, Nyca Partners, Warburg Pincus.

Sports minister salutes Super Eagles, want AFCON trophy back home

Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare has commended the Super Eagles over the impressive win against Guinea-Bissau in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 24 times

Tags: Sunday Dare, Super Eagles, Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON),

Manchester United recovered after being rescued by the heroics of goalkeeper David de Gea

MANCHESTER United recovered after being rescued by the heroics of goalkeeper David de Gea to run out comfortable winners at Brentford. Ralf Rangnick's side survived a torrid... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 17 times

Tags: MANCHESTER United, Brentford, David de Gea, Ralf Rangnick

Military veterans to Putin: Russian troops near Ukraine can become a force for peace

By Captain (Ret) Raymond Seebald, Col (Ret) Jitendra Jung Karki, LtCol (Ret) Gunter Chassé, Dr David Leffler    IF Russia feels threatened by the expansion of the West, NATO, and the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Lt. Gen. Clarence E. McKnight Jr. (U.S. Army, Ret.), Dr. David Leffler, Duncan Brown, Dr. Carla Brown, and Arlene J. Schar, Captain (Ret) Raymond Seebald, Col (Ret) Jitendra Jung Karki, LtCol (Ret) G

Super Eagles will win the AFCON - Asamoah Gyan

FORMER Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan has tipped Nigeria to power past all oppositions to win the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. Not much was expected... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Ghana, Asamoah Gyan, Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, Victor Osimhen

Pinnick meets Coca-Cola top brass, assures on protection against ambush marketers

IN the wake of incidences of blatant ambush marketing and intentional deceptive advertising by some businesses, targeted at illegitimately identifying with the Super Eagles and the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Super Eagles, Coca-Cola Nigeria Limited, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, FIFA, NFF

Buhari assures Nigerians of a drop in food price

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja urged Nigerians to exercise some patience as the growing food production in the country, especially expansion in rice farming, will... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Godwin Emefiele, Abubakar Badaru, David Umahi, Prof. Ben Ayade, Atiku Bagudu, Kayode Fayemi, Aminu Goronyo, Femi Adesina, Godwin Emefiele

Eguavoen: We will not Underrate Guinea Bissau - Eguavoen

HEAD Coach Augustine Owen Eguavoen says his already-qualified Super Eagles have no reason to look down on their opponents or approach the game in a carefree... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Augustine Eguavoen, Super Eagles, CAF, NFF, Africa Cup of Nations

European Parliament to honour David Sassoli with memorial ceremony

The European Parliament will honour the memory of the late David Sassoli at a plenary session in Strasbourg on Monday. The former president of the EU legislature... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 49 times

Tags: David Sassoli, EU,

NFF, Pamodzi warn corporates and businesses to desist from intentional, deliberate and deceptive advertising

THE Nigeria Football Federation and its marketing consultants, Pamodzi Sports Marketing Limited on Sunday issued a stern warning to all businesses and corporates engaging or planning... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Super Eagles, Pamodzi Sports, NFF, Mike Itemuagbor, PopCola, Coca-Cola, Nigerian Breweries PLC, 33 Export 

TSA implementation: Leakages still linger

SIX years into the full-scale implementation of the Treasury Single Account, TSA, aimed at ensuring greater accountability of government resources and blocking leakages, the revenue accruing... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Sylva Okolieaboh, Paul Alaje, Zainab Ahmed, David Akwu, NNPC, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Central Bank of Nigeria, Daily Trust, Muhammadu Buhari

Athletic Bilbao 0-2 Real Madrid: Luka Modric scores in Super Cup final win

REAL Madrid won a 12th Super Cup title as goals from Luka Modric and Karim Benzema secured victory against Athletic Bilbao in Saudi Arabia. Modric curled in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 30 times

Tags: REAL Madrid, Super Cup, Luka Modric, Karim Benzema

State funeral to hold for EU Parliament President Sassoli in Rome

 ITALY is to honor the late European Parliament President, David Sassoli, with a state funeral in Rome on Friday. The funeral service is due to begin at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 103 times

Tags: David Sassoli, Charles Michel, Ursula von der Leyen, Mario Draghi

U.S. tightening policies, de-risking put Nigeria’s economy on red alert

A global tightening of developed economies, particularly as announced by the United States Federal Reserve System and other developed countries, has raised fresh panic about Nigeria’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Ayo Teriba, Taiwo Oyedele, Victor Ogiemwonyi, Prof. Ken Ife, David Adonri, Olarenwaju Abimbola, Zainab Ahmed, International Monetary Fund

State funeral to be held in Rome

 ITALY is to honour the late European Parliament President David Sassoli with a state funeral in Rome on Friday. The funeral service is due to begin at... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 45 times

Tags: President David Sassoli, President Charles, President Ursula von der Leyen,

2023: Umahi’s Presidency will kill secessionist movement in South East - Ebonyi APC Chieftains

…. there’s no sectionalism in Umahi administration in Ebonyi A Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress, APC and Chairman of Afikpo South Local Government Area of Ebonyi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 197 times

Tags: APC, David Nweze Umahi, Governor David Umahi

2023: Don't be afraid of Igbo presidency – Umahi

GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi State and Presidential aspirant in the 2023 general elections, Thursday stated that Nigerians from other regions of the country should not... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 111 times

Tags: GOVERNOR David Umahi, Ebonyi State

AFCON 2021: Garoua fans votes Nigeria-Cameroon for final

MOST residents of Garoua (North Cameroon) have adopted the Super Eagles as their team at the ongoing 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, in Cameroon. The News... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Aminatu Bouba, Super Eagles, Abdoulaye Yaya, Mohammed Salah, Saidu Moussa, NAN, AFCON

AFCON 2021: Another revenge mission in view as Sudan loom before Super Eagles

IT is less than 48 hours after their memorable defeat of the Pharaohs of Egypt in the opening match of Group D of the 33rd Africa Cup... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 360 times

Tags: AFCON, Cameroon, Super Eagles, Egypt

2023: Umahi as president spells doom for Nigeria – AESID

THE Association of Ebonyi Indigenes in the Diaspora, AESID, said it received with mixed feelings the news that David Nweze Umahi, Ebonyi State governor, declared his... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Atiku Abubakar, Peter Obi, Paschal Oluchukwu, AESID, David Nweze Umahi, Muhammadu Buhari

Andy Murray reaches Sydney Tennis Classic semi-finals as David Goffin retires injured

ANDY Murray reached the semi-finals of the Sydney Tennis Classic when eighth seed David Goffin was forced to retire injured from their last-eight match. Britain's former world... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: ANDY Murray, David Goffin, Sydney Tennis Classic

UNILAG College of Medicine inducts 42 Physiotherapists

 THE Department of Physiotherapy, College of Medicine, University of Lagos,  on Thursday  in Lagos inducted 42 Physiotherapists at the Old Great Hall of the College. The Provost,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Prof. David Oke, Dr Olayinka Obafemi-Moses,

2023: Nigeria’ll experience infrastructural revolution if Umahi emerges President - Ebonyi APC

THE Ebonyi State chapter of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Wednesday stated that Nigeria would experience an era of infrastructural revolution if Engr. David Umahi emerges... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: APC, David Umahi, David Nweze, President Muhammadu Buhari

Barcelona 2-3 Real Madrid: Real beat rivals to go through to Spanish Super Cup final

REAL Madrid are through to the Spanish Super Cup final after beating rivals Barcelona in extra-time. Federico Valverde slotted in the winner after Ansu Fati's late equaliser... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 42 times

Tags: REAL Madrid, Spanish Super Cup, Barcelona

West Ham forward Jarrod Bowen is "knocking on the door" for an England call-up

WEST Ham forward Jarrod Bowen is "knocking on the door" for an England call-up, according to Hammers boss David Moyes. Bowen scored both goals against bottom club... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Jarrod Bowen, David Moyes, WEST Ham

2023: Umahi capable to improve on Buhari’s legacies- Commissioner

OLUCHUKWU Ezeali, Commissioner for Business Development in Ebonyi, says Gov. David Umahi has the capacity to improve on the legacies already in place for the country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Gov. David Umahi, OLUCHUKWU Ezeali, President Muhammadu Buhari

How Nigeria neutralised Mohamed Salah in win over Egypt

Nigeria interim coach Augustine Eguavoen has revealed that his "double-team" strategy neutralised Egypt star Mohamed Salah to help the Super Eagles secure an important 1-0 win at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Augustine Eguavoen, Mo, hamed Salah, Super Eagles, Africa Cup of Nations.

No complacency against Sudan - Taraba sports director urges Eguavoen

GEORGE Shitta, the Taraba director of sports, on Wednesday advised the Super Eagles’ head coach, Augustine Eguavoen, to start preparing immediately for  the team’s next game. Shitta... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Africa Cup of Nations, News Agency of Nigeria, GEORGE Shitta, Super Eagles

W/Bank projects Nigeria’s growth to strengthen by 2.5% in 2022

AS the global economy enters a pronounced slowdown amid fresh threats from COVID-19 variants and others, Nigeria’s growth is projected to strengthen to 2.5 per cent... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Mr David Malpass,

Ohaneze hails Umahi on presidential ambition

The Youth Wing of the Igbo Sociocultural Organisation, Ohaneze Ndigbo, has endorsed the 2023 presidential ambition of  Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Ohaneze Ndigbo,Gov. David Umahi,Sen. Orju Uzor Kalu,Sen. Puis Anyim,Mr Damian OKafor,President Muhammadu Buhari,

Ending U.S.-China trade dispute, best hope for world recovery – British economist

AN end to the U.S.-China trade dispute is the world’s best hope for long-term pandemic recovery, a British economist has said. David Brown, who is chief executive... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: David Brown,

World Bank predicts growth for Nigeria in 2022

AS the global economy is predicted to decelerate by up to 4.3 per cent in 2022, Nigeria and other countries facing debt sustainability challenges may face... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 88 times

Tags: David Malpass, World Bank

AFCON: Air Peace CEO gifts Super Eagles N10 million for win against Egypt

THE Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace, Allen Onyema, has gifted the Super Eagles N10 million for winning their first match against Egypt and promised a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Air Peace, Allen Onyema, Super Eagles, AFCON

2023: Anybody can run, no consultation – Umahi

GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi State and presidential aspirant on the platform of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Tuesday stated that the purpose of his consultation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: GOVERNOR David Umahi, APC,

Children, others feared dead as Pastor Ibiyeomie’s church collapses in Delta

SEVERAL persons including children have been feared dead following the collapse of a storey building belonging to Salvation Ministries on Tuesday at Okpanam, Oshimili North Local... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Salvation Ministries, Chief Patrick Ukah, Pastor David Ibiyeomie

Netng, ID Africa to premiere Davido’s documentary Saturday

 Nigeria Entertainment Today (Netng) is set release a new documentary that explores the story of musician, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido. Femi Falodun, Chief Executive Officer... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 36 times

Tags: David Adeleke, Femi Falodun,

NGO seeks harmonization of policy to include carbon tax

THE Global Initiative for Food Security and Ecosystem for Preservation, GIFSEP, has called on the federal government to consider harmonisation and inclusion of carbon in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Citizens Climate International, News Agency of Nigeria, David Michael, Global Initiative for Food Security and Ecosystem for Preservation

EU Parliament president David Sassoli dies aged 65

David Sassoli, president of the European Parliament, has died at the age of 65. Sassoli died Tuesday morning in a hospital in the north-eastern Italian municipality of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Catholic youth groups, Martin Schulz, European Parliament, Social Democratic party Partito Democratico, Dario Franceschini, Corriere della Sera newspaper, David Sassoli

AFCON 2021: Super Eagles starting XI against Egypt

SUPER Eagles coach Austin Eguavoen has named his side’s starting XI to tackle Egypt in Tuesday’s AFCON 2021 Group D tie in Cameroon. Here is Nigeria’s starting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Austin Eguavoen, SUPER Eagles, AFCON

Tinubu’s presidential ambition, relief to teeming followers — Lagos lawmaker

A Lagos lawmaker, Mr Setonji David, has said that Sen. Bola Tinubu’s declaration and notification of his presidential ambition to President Muhammadu Buhari had brought relief... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Mr Setonji David, President Muhammadu Buhari, All Progressives Congress (APC),

The roles of the Church in modern Nigerian COVID-19 Era:  security and other challenges (Part 3)

By Mike Ozekhome, SAN   INTRODUCTION Churches have been called to accompany the most vulnerable people and communities, as well as to be in solidarity with each other. In... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Bishop David Oyedepo, Mike Ozekhome

EU Parliament president David Sassoli dies at 65

 PRESIDENT of the European Parliament David Sassoli has died at the age of 65. Sassoli died early Tuesday morning in a hospital in the Italian municipality of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 38 times

Tags: David Sassoli, European Parliament

Atiku mourns death of Osun monarch

 Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has condoled with the people and government of Osun State on the death of a traditional ruler, Oba David Omisore, Olu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Atiku Abubakar,Oba David Omisore,Ayepe-Olode community,

Atiku mourns death of Osun monarch

FORMER Vice President Atiku Abubakar has condoled with the people and government of Osun State on the death of a traditional ruler, Oba David Omisore, Olu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 148 times

Tags: Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Oba David Omisore

Give me parting gift by winning AFCON trophy, Musa charges teammates

SUPER Eagles Captain Ahmed Musa has charged his teammates to win the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) trophy in Cameroon as a parting gift for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Ahmed Musa, SUPER Eagles, Africa Cup of Nations

Super Eagles begin 19th AFCON campaign with Pharaohs test

COACH Augustine Eguavoen and his Super Eagles’ wards face a stern examination of their credentials when Nigeria and seven-time champions Egypt go for each other’s jugular... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Augustine Eguavoen, Super Eagles,  Africa Cup of Nations

AFCON 2021: Can the Super Eagles’ triumph in Cameroon?

By Benprince Ezeh THE attention of all football lovers is turned to Cameroon for the Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON. It is no different for Nigerian football... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Africa Cup of Nations, Super Eagles, Mutiu Adepoju, Olalekan Yusuff

Britain puts private health firms on high alert as Omicron threatens NHS

BRITAIN on Monday, put the biggest private health companies on high alert to deliver crucial treatments such as cancer surgery should Omicron overwhelm National Health Service... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 102 times

Tags: David Sloman, Practice Plus Group, Spire Healthcare, Nuffield Health, Circle Health Group, and Ramsay Health Care UK

Association urges parents to send children to schools

THE Eggon Cultural and Development Association ( ECDA) worldwide has urged parents and guardians to send their children and wards to schools considering the importance of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 135 times

Tags: Eggon Cultural and Development Association, Dr John Abimiku, Mr Mandy David-Abuluya

President Buhari condoles the people of Ayepe-Olode

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has extended heartfelt condolences to Sen. Iyiola Omisore, a former deputy governor of Osun State, and the entire Omisore family on the passing... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Olode in Ife South Local Government Area, News Agency of Nigeria, Femi Adesina, Oba David Omisore, Sen. Iyiola Omisore

Darren Carter says he went into management "for moments like this" after his Birmingham side produced the shock of the Women's Super League season

DARREN Carter says he went into management "for moments like this" after his Birmingham side produced the shock of the Women's Super League season to beat... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 80 times

Tags: DARREN Carter, Arsenal, Birmingham, Women's Super League

Emir of Bauchi charges Super Eagles to bring back AFCON trophy

EMIR of Bauchi, Alhaji Rilwanu Adamu has urged the Super Eagles to display the resilient Nigerian spirit and win the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) trophy... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 76 times

Tags: AFCON, Alhaji Rilwanu Adamu, Super Eagles

Just before AFCON kick-off on Sunday: For Nigeria, tympanoplasty or miracle?

By G. Chijioke Odom NIGERIA will win the continental soccer trophy by either one of two means: Miracle, or Tympanoplasty! That is, if she wins it! Reason:... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 466 times

Tags: AFCON, Genet Rorh, Super Eagles

CAF, LOC officially welcome Super Eagles to AFCON 2021

THE Confederation of African Football and the Local Organizing Committee on Saturday morning formally received three–time champions Nigeria to the 33rd edition of the Africa Cup of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: CAF, Super Eagles, AFCON

Gov. Umahi suspends principal secretary over dereliction of duty

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi on Friday suspended Mr Emmanuel Obasi, his Principal Secretary for one month over dereliction of duty. The suspension is contained in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 95 times

Tags: GOV. David Umahi

Mechanic in court for allegedly stealing 2 laptops, iPhone

Amos David, a 32-year-old mechanic, was on Friday docked in a Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing two laptops and iPhone.   The police charged David, who... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Amos David, Insp. Chidi Leo, Fred Chris

Rohr says AFCON deserves more respect

FORMER Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has called for more respect for the Africa Nations Cup (AFCON) which enters its 33rd edition on Sunday. The 2021... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr

AFCON: Super Eagles selection should be on merit, says Akanni

WAHIDI Akanni, an ex-football international on Thursday said selection of players for the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) should be based on merit. Akanni told the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 66 times

Tags: WAHIDI Akanni, AFCON, Super Eagles

Nigeria arrive Cameroon for 33rd AFCON, set for another podium appearance

THE Super Eagles of Nigeria have landed in the Cameroonian town of Garoua, venue of their Group D matches of the 33rd Africa Cup of Nations commencing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Super Eagles, AFCON

West Ham's home game against Manchester United in the Women's Super League on Sunday has been postponed

WEST Ham's home game against Manchester United in the Women's Super League on Sunday has been postponed because of a coronavirus outbreak. The decision was agreed between... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 317 times

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AFCON Records: El Gohary, Keshi, a feat for two

IN the history of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), only two men have won the title both as players and coaches. Egyptian Mahmoud El Gohary won... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: AFCON, Mahmoud El Gohary, Stephen Keshi, Super Eagles,

David Ojabo: NFL draft awaits for 21-year-old from Aberdeenshire

AS recently as 2017, David Ojabo had never played American football. After all, the sport wasn't especially big in Aberdeenshire. Yet later this year, he is set... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 53 times

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Umahi extols Tofa’s political virtues

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi has described the former Presidential Candidate of the defunct National Republican Convention (NRC), late Alhaji Bashir Tofa, as a liberal statesman... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 28 times

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Ashleigh Plumptre: Ex-England youth completes Nigeria international switch

NIGERIA are excited after former England youth international Ashleigh Plumptre got approval to switch her allegiance to the Super Falcons. The 23-year-old defender, who plays for Women's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Ashleigh Plumptre, Super Falcons, Leicester City,2022 Women's Africa Cup of Nations

Women's Super League: How is the title race shaping up going into 2022?

THE Women's Super League title race remains nicely poised going into the new year, but who will come out on top? Arsenal are four points clear of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Women's Super League, Chelsea, Arsenal

Sad news for Ferran Torres and FC Barcelona

WHILE Ferran Torres, FC Barcelona’s new signing is raring to get started after completing his move from Manchester City, he may have to wait a little... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 26 times

Tags: Ferran Torres, Mateu Alemany, Joan Laporta, Pep Guardiola, UEFA Champions League, English Premier League, Etihad Stadium, Valencia, LaLiga, Camp Nou, Pedri, Real Madrid, Spanish Super Cup, FC Barcelo

Moutinho’s late strike drops a new year presence at Old Trafford

JOAO Moutinho fired Wolves to a first win at Old Trafford since 1980 as Ralf Rangnick’s unbeaten start to life as Manchester United’s interim manager came... Read more

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Tags: JOAO Moutinho, Jose Sa David De Gea, Romain Saiss Cristiano Ronaldo Bruno Fernandes, Mason Greenwood, Phil Jones, Manchester United, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Mourinho, Bruno Lage, Burnley, Ralf Rangni

‘I can’t wait to give it my all’ – Olayinka reacts to surprise call-up

SLAVIA Prague forward, Peter Olayinka, says being called up to join the Super Eagles squad to the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations is a dream come... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 55 times

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Sanusi, Simon swell Eagles camp

NANTES attacker, Moses Simon and Porto defender Zaidu Sanusi, are the latest players to arrive at the Super Eagles camp as the preparation for the 2021... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 48 times

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AFCON: Super Eagles, good blend of youth, experience says Coach Eguavoen

SUPER Eagles interim Head Coach, Augustine Eguavoen, has described his team as a good blend of youth and experience ahead of the 2021 Africa Cup of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 84 times

Tags: AFCON, SUPER Eagles, Augustine Eguavoen

Sports: Aftermath of the Pandemic #EventsOfTheYear2021

By Benprince Ezeh AFTER the havoc caused by coronavirus pandemic in the 2020 sporting calendar, the 2021 sporting year took off with major events. The year began with... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 153 times

Tags: #EventsOfTheYear2021, Super Eagles qualified for AFCON

Archbishop condemns Nigeria Police Force for desecrating Church

Desecration of St Peter’s Church Eziama Obaire.   The Most Rev Dr David O. C Onuoha, Archbishop, Anglican Province of Owerri, has condemned the invasion of police in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 206 times

Tags: Most Rev Dr David O. C Onuoha, Uche Nwosu, Rochas Okorocha, Hope Uzodimma

Premier League in England record number of new coronavirus cases

THE Premier League in England announced on Monday that 103 new coronavirus cases among club players and staff. It was the highest weekly number recorded since testing... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 54 times

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Transfer rumours: Trippier, Aubameyang, Alli, Martial, David, Diaz, Digne

NEWCASTLE United face competition from Manchester United and Tottenham in the race to sign England defender Kieran Trippier, 31, from Atletico Madrid. (90min) Arsenal are willing to listen to offers for Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Trippier, Aubameyang, Alli, Martial, David, Diaz, Digne

Clean Nigeria Initiative: Ecobank applauds David Alaba

ECOBANK Nigeria has commended David Alaba for his support towards the success of the Clean Nigeria Initiative being part of the Federal Government’s efforts to end... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 144 times

Tags: David Alaba, Adebukola Ademiluyi, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo,

Nations League: England and Wales get tough group-stage draw

ENGLAND will face Italy, who beat them in the Euro 2020 final, and Germany in the group stage of the 2022-23 Nations League, while Wales have... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 55 times

Tags: ENGLAND, Euro 2020 final, Nations League

Barclays to invest £30m in Women's Super League, Championship and grassroots

BARCLAYS will invest more than £30m in women's football from 2022-2025, extending its FA Women's Super League sponsorship and sponsoring the FA Women's Championship. The bank became... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 55 times

Tags: BARCLAYS, Women's Super League

Reactions trail sacking of Garnet Rohr as Super Eagles Coach

 The sacking of former Chief Coach of Super Eagles of Nigeria, Garnet Rohr, by the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has continued to generate reactions by football... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Garnet Rohr, Super Eagles, Nigeria,

David Moyes urged some of his West Ham players to "get back up to the high standards"

DAVID Moyes urged some of his West Ham players to "get back up to the high standards" they have set after a frustrating goalless draw with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 28 times

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NFF appoints Eguavoen interim Super Eagles’ boss as relationship with Rohr ends

THE Nigeria Football Federation has appointed Mr Augustine Eguavoen, currently, it's Technical Director, as the Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles on an interim basis. This... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 119 times

Tags: NFF, Eguavoen, Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr

Manchester United: Victor Lindelof breathing trouble 'difficult to see' - David de Gea

DAVID de Gea has spoken of his fears after Manchester United team-mate Victor Lindelof left the pitch with breathing difficulties during Saturday's 1-0 win over Norwich. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 57 times

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NIDCOM boss applauds Alaba over N13.3m to curb open defecation

ABIKE Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NiDCOM, has commended the efforts of David Alaba, for donating the sum of N13.3 million to curb open defecation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 62 times

Tags: ABIKE Dabiri-Erewa, David Alaba, OPS-WASH, Dr. Nicholas Igwe,

We are committed in the fight against crimes, intake of hard drugs among youths in Southeast – Gov. Umahi

THE Southeast Governors’ Forum, has expressed the determination of the governors in the fight against crimes, criminality and intake of hard drugs among youths in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 170 times

Tags: David Umahi, ESN, IPOB

Ellen White became the Lionesses' record goalscorer as England overwhelmed Latvia

ELLEN White became the Lionesses' record goalscorer as England overwhelmed Latvia to record their biggest-ever competitive victory. White, 32, surpassed Kelly Smith's record of 46 and her... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 108 times

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Ellen White: The making of Lionesses' top scorer & history maker

AS Ellen White wheeled away in celebration surrounded by her team-mates at the Keepmoat Stadium on Tuesday night, history was being re-written. Following her hat-trick in England's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 50 times

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Waldrum praises NFF as Super Falcons round off training camp in Abuja

HEAD Coach Randy Waldrum has commended the Nigeria Football Federation for its continued total support for the country’s Senior Women National Team as the Super Falcons... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 109 times

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 #SaveFeranmiAlade: Call for urgent help to save the life of Feranmi Aladegbonmire

THE parents of 16-year-old Oluwaferanmi David Aladegbonmire have sent a save our soul (SOS) appeal to good-hearted citizens to help save the life of their son... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 240 times

Tags: Oluwaferanmi David Aladegbonmire,  #SaveFeranmiAlade

Mixed reactions trail call for removal of Super Eagles Chief Coach

By Benprince Ezeh RECENTLY, the three-time African champions ‘Super Eagles’ have come under scrutiny over the performance of the team, especially during the current campaign for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 232 times

Tags: 2022 FIFA World Cup, Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr

DIG David Folawiyo bows out of service

THE Deputy Inspector General of Police, DIG David Femi Oyebanji Folawiyo, on 24th November, 2021 bowed out of the service of the Nigeria Police Force after successful... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 133 times

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Orphanage: Group commends Davido for donating N250m to orphanages

THE Coalition of Orphanages and Children’s Homes in Nigeria (COCHIN), has commended David Adeleke, popularly called Davido, for donating N250 million to orphanage homes across the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 152 times

Tags: Chief Eze Ajoku, David Adeleke, Coalition of Orphanages and Children’s Homes in Nigeria,

Netball Quad Series: England to play Australia, New Zealand and South Africa in January

ENGLAND will host Australia, New Zealand and South Africa in the Netball Quad Series in January. The four sides will play eight games between 15-19 January at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

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England manager signs new contract through to December 2024

ENGLAND manager Gareth Southgate has signed a new contract to keep him in the role until December 2024. Southgate, whose previous contract was set to run out after the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 102 times

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Wolves: 'We've got Raul back' - Conor Coady on Raul Jimenez's return from fractured skull

IT is almost exactly a year to the day that Wolves striker Raul Jimenez suffered a fractured skull in a horrific collision with Arsenal defender David... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 143 times

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I’ll handle Super Eagles better than Gernot Rohr, says Sen. Orji Kalu

CHIEF Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu, says he will handle the Super Eagles better than its present coach, Gernot Rohr, following the disappointing 1-1... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 215 times

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Morocco 2022 Race: Super Falcons set for 9-day training camp in Abuja

NINE-time African champions, Nigeria will set up a training camp in the Federal Capital, Abuja as from Monday, as part of preparations for the final round... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Women Africa Cup of Nations, Super Falcons

NFL: New England Patriots beat Atlanta Falcons 25-0 to extend winning run to five games

THE New England Patriots extended their winning run to five games with a 25-0 victory over hosts the Atlanta Falcons. Quarterback Mac Jones passed for 207 yards... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

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Nigeria reach 2022 FIFA World Cup final qualifying round

THREE–time African champions Nigeria survived an intense dogfight against Cape Verde in Lagos on Tuesday to qualify for the final round of the African series for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: 2022 FIFA World Cup, Victor Osimhen, Super Eagles

Alleged Super TV CEO’s murder: How I discovered the victim’s corpse — Witness

THE security guard at the apartment where Mr Usifo Ataga, Super TV Chief Executive Officer, was allegedly murdered, on Tuesday said he was the person who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Usifo Ataga, Super TV Chief Executive Officer

Sam Kerr: Chelsea forward signs new two-year deal with WSL champions

AUSTRALIA forward Sam Kerr has signed a new two-year deal with Women's Super League champions Chelsea. Kerr, 28, has scored 39 goals in 47 appearances for Chelsea... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 96 times

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2022 World Cup: England players should highlight human rights concerns - Amnesty

ENGLAND players, staff and fans should use their positions to highlight human rights concerns in the run-up to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, according to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: 2022 World Cup, ENGLAND, human rights, Amnesty International

San Marino v England: Rank the biggest international shocks

IF San Marino were to get even a point against England on Monday, there would be a case to call it the biggest shock in international... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 105 times

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Qatar 2022 Race: Eagles back in Lagos, say target is to defeat Sharks

THE Super Eagles’ delegation to Saturday’s FIFA World Cup qualifier against Liberia in Tangier, Morocco flew into Nigeria on Sunday morning aboard a chartered Air Peace... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup, Super Eagles

Everton picked up their first point under new boss Jean-Luc Vasseur

EVERTON picked up their first point under new boss Jean-Luc Vasseur after a terrible mistake at the back cost Manchester United victory in the Women's Super... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: EVERTON, Women's Super League

Super Eagles defeat Liberia’s Lone Star 2 -0 in Morocco

The Super Eagles on Saturday defeated the Lone Star of Liberia 2-0 at the Grand Stade de Tangier, Morocco, in a FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 167 times

Tags: Cape Verde’s Blue Sharks, Ahmed Musa, de Souza, Tunisian referee Youssef Essrayri, Jamilu Collins, Moses Simon, Maduka Okoye, Victor Osimhen, Super Eagles, Lone Star of Liberia,

Arsenal saved their unbeaten start to the Women's Super League season in dramatic fashion

ARSENAL saved their unbeaten start to the Women's Super League season in dramatic fashion as Vivianne Miedema scored a stoppage-time equaliser against north London rivals Tottenham. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: Women's Super League, Vivianne Miedema, Tottenham, ARSENAL

Harry Maguire: England defender's celebration against Albania annoys Roy Keane

SCORING a goal after a recent dip in form clearly meant a lot to Harry Maguire as the Manchester United defender celebrated his opener for England... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 122 times

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Will Harry Kane hat-trick mark turning point for club and country?

ENGLAND'S victory against Albania must be viewed through the prism of mediocre and amenable opposition but there was plenty to satisfy manager Gareth Southgate - and even the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 43 times

Tags: ENGLAND, Albania ,

Qatar 2022 Race: Pinnick charges Eagles to leave no room for errors

PRESIDENT of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr Amaju Melvin Pinnick has told the Super Eagles to leave no room for errors when they square up against... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

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Emiliano Sala: David Henderson jailed for organising flight

THE man who organised the flight which killed footballer Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson has been sentenced to 18 months in prison. David Henderson, 67, of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

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Harry Kane: England defeat and transfer speculation took its toll, says forward

ENGLAND captain Harry Kane says defeat in the European Championships final and summer speculation over his Tottenham future took its toll on him mentally. The Three Lions... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 140 times

Tags: Harry Kane, European Championship, ENGLAND, Tottenham

Premier League: Should clubs stop flying to domestic matches for environmental reasons?

FOR years, clubs in England have regularly chosen to fly to Premier League matches. It is generally the quickest and most convenient option and gives players and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 118 times

Tags: Premier League, England

Alleged CEO Super TV murder: Witness narrates how victim’s body was found

THE owner of the rented apartment where Micheal Usifo Ataga, Super TV Chief Executive Officer, was allegedly murdered on Thursday narrated to a Lagos High Court... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 118 times

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New Bond film continues to lead Chinese box office

THE latest James Bond film “No Time to Die” continued to lead the Chinese mainland box office on Wednesday, data from the China Movie Data Information... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 84 times

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West Ham midfielder withdraws from England squad

West Ham midfielder Declan Rice has withdrawn from the England squad because of illness. The 22-year-old has been unable to train since reporting to St George's Park... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 79 times

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T20 World Cup: New Zealand beat England in dramatic semi-final

NEW Zealand ended England's hopes at the Men's T20 World Cup with a dramatic semi-final victory in Abu Dhabi. England looked on course for Sunday's final until... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags: NEW Zealand, England, T20 World Cup

England World Cup qualifiers: Chelsea's Reece James says he is in career-best form

REECE James says he is in the form of his life after returning to the England squad for World Cup qualifiers against Albania and San Marino. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 130 times

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World Cup 2022 qualifying: Who needs what to reach Qatar?

ENGLAND are looking to confirm their World Cup place this month, while Scotland and Wales are hoping to seal play-off spots. The final two rounds of European... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 44 times

Tags: ENGLAND, World Cup, World Cup 2022

Qatar 2022 Race: 21 Super Eagles train in Tangier for Lone Star

CAPTAIN Ahmed Musa and 20 other invited players were at the Super Eagles’ first training session in the city of Tangier on Tuesday as countdown began... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 153 times

Tags: Qatar 2022 Race, Super Eagles, FIFA World Cup

Arsenal forward called up to England squad for World Cup qualifiers

ARSENAL forward Emile Smith Rowe has been called up to the England squad for the first time for the World Cup qualifiers with Albania and San... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Emile Smith Rowe, ARSENAL, England

Liverpool 2-0 Atletico Madrid: Why Trent Alexander-Arnold is a weapon England cannot afford to waste

IF anyone needs convincing that Trent Alexander-Arnold should be England's first-choice right-back, his performance against Atletico Madrid is a good place to start. I am not one... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 123 times

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Red Star, Paris St-Germain and the contrasting global brands of Parisian football

IF Paris St-Germain are a Hollywood blockbuster, says David Bellion, then Red Star are an indie film directed by Ken Loach or Michel Gondry - one... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Paris St-Germain, David Bellion, Red Star

Kogi govt, shippers association inaugurate export processing hub committee

The Kogi Shippers Association, in collaboration with the State Ministry of Agriculture, has inaugurated an inter-ministerial committee of experts on an export processing hub to handle... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 42 times

Tags: The Kogi Shippers Association, Mr David Apeh, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

Hungary fans banned from Poland match after Wembley clashes

HUNGARY fans have been banned from their World Cup qualifier in Poland after clashing with police during October's draw with England at Wembley. Metropolitan Police said "minor disorder"... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 47 times

Tags: World Cup, England, HUNGARY

Former England batter having treatment for prostate cancer

FORMER England batter Allan Lamb has been having treatment for prostate cancer. The South Africa-born 67-year-old said he had recently completed a month of treatment following his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

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Chris Wilder on how David Moyes’ methods have kept him at the top

WEST Ham boss David Moyes reaches 1,000 games as a manager later this week and he has plenty of reasons to smile as he approaches that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: WEST Ham, David Moyes, Premier League, Carabao Cup

Emiliano Sala: Fatal flight organiser David Henderson convicted

THE organiser of the flight in which footballer Emiliano Sala died has been found guilty of endangering the safety of an aircraft. Sala, 28, and pilot David... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 156 times

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ECDA Poll: I am in race for unity, education development – Presidential aspirant

MR David Abuluya, a national presidential aspirant of the Eggon Cultural and Development Association (ECDA), has pledged to prioritize unity and education of members if elected.   Abuluya,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 48 times

Tags: MR David Abuluya, Eggon Cultural and Development Association,

Ella Toone scored a hat-trick on what she called a "special night" as England hit 10 goals against Latvia

ELLA Toone scored a hat-trick on what she called a "special night" as England hit 10 goals against Latvia to maintain their 100% record in Women's... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 52 times

Tags: ELLA Toone, England, Women's World Cup

David Beckham urged to speak out on Qatar World Cup 2022

FORMER England captain David Beckham has been urged to speak out about the "deeply concerning" human rights situation in Qatar by Amnesty International. Beckham has signed a... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 215 times

Tags: David Beckham, Amnesty International, 2022 Qatar World Cup

Ekiti LG APC stakeholders hail Fayemi’s three-year performance

SOME Stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Moba Local Government Area of Ekiti have commended Gov. Kayode Fayemi’s performance over the last three years. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Gov. Kayode Fayemi, Chief David Olusoga,

'One of these guys could be your match-winner' - is a substitution coach the future in football?

BRINGING on a substitute to 'finish' a game sounds like a good idea in theory, but there have been some high-profile cases when it has backfired... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: David de Gea, Rashford

West Ham boss David Moyes says the club is "blossoming" after his side beat Tottenham

WEST Ham boss David Moyes says the club is "blossoming" after his side beat Tottenham to climb into the Champions League places. Michail Antonio continued his prolific... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: David Moyes, WEST Ham, Tottenham, Champions League

Morocco 2022 Race: Super Falcons reach final round, to play Lady Elephants

THE Super Falcons fought a tough battle to edge out Ghana’s Black Queens and reach the final round of the qualification series for next year’s Women... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Ghana’s Black Queens, Super Falcons

CAC to complement FG’s poverty alleviation programme

 The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has reinstated its readiness to complement the Federal Government’s efforts to lift 100 million citizens out of poverty, as the nation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Corporate Affairs Commission, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina, David Orewa, Mr. David Eweta, Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture,

Missing Women's Rugby World Cup trophy found in attic after 15 years

THE Women's Rugby World Cup trophy, which England won in 1994, has been found after 15 years - in an attic. England Rugby said it was found in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 155 times

Tags: Rugby World Cup, England Rugby

Morocco 2022 Race: Kanu’s brace steers Super Falcons to two-goal lead over Black Queens

THE Super Falcons took a two-goal lead over Ghana’s Black Queens in their Women Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture thanks to a brace by Sweden... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Super Falcons, Ghana’s Black Queens, Women Africa Cup

Successful congresses: APC stalwart urges members to sustain unity

 CHIEF Chaka Nweze, an All Progressives Congress (APC) Stalwart in Ebonyi, has urged party faithful to sustain the unity witnessed during the just concluded congresses in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Gov. David Umahi, Chief Chaka Nweze,

Emiliano Sala flight organiser 'hired unqualified pilot'

A man acted "recklessly and dangerously" when he organised a flight carrying Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala, a court has heard. David Henderson, 67, of Main Street, Hotham,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Emiliano Sala, David Henderson

Olorunyomi, Fashola, Monguno, Irabor, Kyari headline Editors’ Conference on Security

  ... State governors confirm attendance      .... CBN, UBA, Glo, NNPC, others boost summit     ALL is now set for the 17th All Nigeria Editors’ Conference, starting on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 207 times

Tags: Gen. Lucky Irabor, Malam Mele Kyari, Azu Ishiekwene, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, Chief David Nweze Umahi, Prof Babagana Umara Zulum, Alhaji Bello Matawalle, Seyi Mankide, Alhaji Yaya Bello, Malam Nasiru El

Jude Bellingham: The teenager at the forefront of England's future

THE pain of England's penalty defeat by Italy in the Euro 2020 final may still linger but there is a sense this could be the beginning... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: England, Euro 2020 final, Jude Bellingham, Borussia Dortmund

FG takes delivery of final batch of Tucano jets

THE Federal Government says it has taken delivery of the final batch of the 12 A-29 Super Tucano fighter jets expected from the United States. The Minister... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Federal Government, Super Tucano fighter jets, Lai Mohammed

England: Men's and women's squads named for France double-header

HULL KR's half-back Jordan Abdull is set to win his first cap for England in Saturday's men's Test match against France in Perpignan. Abdull starred for Rovers... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 117 times

Tags: England, Rugby

England given one-match stadium ban following unrest at Euro 2020 final

ENGLAND have been ordered to play one match behind closed doors as a punishment for the unrest at Wembley Stadium during the Euro 2020 final. Uefa also... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 165 times

Tags: ENGLAND, Euro 2020 final, Wembley Stadium

Emiliano Sala: David Henderson pleads guilty to flight charge

A man has pleaded guilty to a charge relating to the flight in which footballer Emiliano Sala died. David Henderson, 67, admitted trying to arrange a flight... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 127 times

Tags: Emiliano Sala, David Henderson

Morocco 2022 Race: Super Falcons target big win against Black Queens

NINE-time African champions Nigeria are confident they can earn a good win on home ground on Wednesday that will put them at relative advantage in their... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: FIFA World Cup, Ghana’s Black Queens, AFCON, Super Falcons

West Ham United's Angelo Ogbonna headed a second-half winner over Everton

WEST Ham United's Angelo Ogbonna headed a second-half winner to give David Moyes' side a hard-fought Premier League victory at Everton. In a game of few clear-cut... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 145 times

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Bournemouth boss Scott Parker on midfielder's cancer diagnosis

BOURNEMOUTH head coach Scott Parker has no doubts midfielder David Brooks will "come out fighting" following his cancer diagnosis. Wales international Brooks, 24, confirmed on Wednesday he... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 96 times

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90 people arrested at England Euro 2020 games, new figures reveal

THERE were 92 football-related arrests at England home matches during the 2020-21 season of which 90 occurred at Euro 2020, Home Office figures show.  England played six out... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 85 times

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Uefa to hold hearing into unrest during Wembley final

THE Football Association is set to learn if England has to play any home games behind closed doors as a result of the unrest at Wembley... Read more

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Wales and Bournemouth midfielder diagnosed with cancer

WALES and Bournemouth midfielder David Brooks has revealed he has been diagnosed with cancer. The 24-year-old said he has Stage 2 Hodgkin lymphoma but that "the prognosis... Read more

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Ecobank flags off super rewards season two campaign

  ... 50 Customers to Get Cash Prizes weekly LAGOS, October 13, 2021-  Due to popular customers demand, Ecobank Nigeria has flagged off Season Two of its Super... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 156 times

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Enugu State Govt. to improve budgetary allocations for youth development

 ENUGU State Government says it will improve budgetary allocations to youths and sports sectors of the state as a mean of encouraging innovations and entrepreneurship by... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 186 times

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Crowd trouble early on in Wembley qualifier

HUNGARY fans fought with police in the opening minutes of Tuesday's World Cup qualifier against England at Wembley. Some of their supporters, totalling almost 1,000, booed as... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 102 times

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Gareth Southgate's 'attacking experiment' failed

GARETH Southgate gave England's public what it wanted against Hungary and was rewarded with a deadly dull display greeted with a wave of indifference from a... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 44 times

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Chidinma Ojukwu pleads not guilty to murder of Super TV CEO Usifo Ataga

THE Lagos State Government has arraigned Chidinma Ojukwu and Adedapo Quadri, who are the two key suspects in the murder of the CEO of Super TV,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 183 times

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Morocco 2022: Super Falcons commence camping for Ghana in Lagos on Sunday

NINE-time African champions, Super Falcons will intensify preparations for their 2022 Women AFCON qualifying fixture against the Black Queens of Ghana when they arrive at camp... Read more

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England: Hannah Hampton and Alessia Russo recalled for World Cup qualifiers

Aston Villa goalkeeper Hannah Hampton and Manchester United forward Alessia Russo have been recalled to the England squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Northern Ireland... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 94 times

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England boss Gareth Southgate says he "commits a crime" every time he picks a team

ENGLAND boss Gareth Southgate says he "commits a crime" every time he picks a team because of the players he has to leave out - and... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

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Super Eagles stay top of Group C after 2-0 defeat of Les Fauves

LEON Balogun’s first goal for Nigeria and a second Victor Osimhen goal in this qualifying campaign earned Nigeria a 2-0 win over the Central African Republic... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 129 times

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W Series driver spills secrets as stunt driver on new Bond film

ICONIC car chases and stunts are synonymous with James Bond films. One of the stunt drivers in the latest, No Time To Die, is W Series driver... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 87 times

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West Ham manager David Moyes wants to "try and be in Europe after Christmas"

WEST Ham manager David Moyes wants to "try and be in Europe after Christmas" as his side claimed a deserved Europa League group stage win over... Read more

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Fikayo Tomori, Ollie Watkins and Aaron Ramsdale named in Gareth Southgate's squad for World Cup qualifiers

ENGLAND boss Gareth Southgate has recalled defender Fikayo Tomori, striker Ollie Watkins and goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale to his squad for World Cup qualifiers against Andorra and... Read more

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FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Race: Musa, Ekong, Iheanacho, 20 others for double CAR games

TECHNICAL Adviser Gernot Rohr has listed team captain Ahmed Musa, deputy captain Wlliam Ekong and 21 others for the Super Eagles’ FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 215 times

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South-East Governors condemn Akunyili’s murder

THE Chairman of South-East Governors’ Forum, David Umahi, has condemned the murder of Dr Chike Akunyili. The deceased was the widower of late Prof. Dora Akunyili, a... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 290 times

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Roses fight back to win in New Zealand for first time

ENGLAND claimed a first ever series win in New Zealand as a final-quarter fightback saw them beat the world champions 49-45 in Christchurch. After a tight start,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 76 times

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Declaration of South East as red zone inimical to development – Umahi

GOVERNOR David Umahi of Ebonyi has expressed the fear that the declaration of the South East as a red zone due to the spate of insecurity... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

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Ellen White, Alex Greenwood and Millie Bright each scored twice as England thumped Luxembourg

ELLEN White, Alex Greenwood and Millie Bright each scored twice as England thumped Luxembourg in another utterly one-sided Women's World Cup qualifier. The Lionesses have now netted... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 157 times

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Is this England's best generation of female goalkeepers?

THE goalkeeping landscape in women's football is changing - and it means the battle for England's number one spot has never been more competitive. Often a maligned... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 262 times

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Son of former Man Utd and England player makes debut for Fort Lauderdale

A player named Beckham on the right wing, drawing in football fans in the US - sound familiar? Romeo Beckham, son of former England captain David Beckham,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 268 times

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NFF honours Falcons class of 1999, Jegede at NFF-Aiteo Football Awards

THE Super Falcons’ class of 1999 that reached the quarter finals of the FIFA Women’s World Cup staged in the United States of America will be... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 95 times

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10-year-old abused Ifunanya: Ikpeazu's wife to fly her to Abuja for surgery

FURTHER intensive medical Investigations have been done by the team of doctors handling the treatment of 10-year-old Ifunanya.    Ifunanya is the young girl whose case in Umuahia... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 573 times

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P&G accelerates action on Climate Change toward net zero GHG Emissions by 2040

PROCTER & Gamble is announcing a comprehensive plan to accelerate action related to climate change. P&G has also set a new ambition to achieve net zero... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 328 times

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Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he would not rule out mandatory checks

PRIME Minister Boris Johnson said he would not rule out introducing mandatory Covid passports for people attending sporting events in England this winter. In a news conference... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 515 times

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IPOB sit-at-home does not affect South-East governors – Umahi

GOV. David Umahi of Ebonyi has said the sit-at-home syndrome in the five states of the South-East does not affect the governors.Umahi said this on Tuesday... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 344 times

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Emma Raducanu's US Open win 'very special', says three-time Grand Slam winner

EMMA Raducanu's "very special" US Open win has presented British tennis with a "huge opportunity" to attract more people to the sport, says three-time Grand Slam... Read more

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Edo Queens FC commend govt for developing women football

Players of Edo Queens FC on Monday, in Benin, commended the government for the development of women football in the State, especially the government’s response to... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 151 times

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Victor Agali, Nigeria’s former striker, lauds Super Eagles

 A FORMER Super Eagles player, Victor Agali, on Saturday in Ado-Ekiti, commended the performance of the Super Eagles at the on-going World Cup qualifiers. The 43-year-old former... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 158 times

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FIFA names Super Eagles greats Okocha, Amuneke in Arsene Wenger-led Technical Group

FIFA has named former Super Eagles stars Austin Okocha and Emmanuel Amuneke in a freshly-constituted Technical Advisory Group that will consult for FIFA on the future... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 175 times

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Poland 1-1 England: Painful final minutes for England but they edge closer to Qatar 2022

ENGLAND'S players fell to their knees in anguish as bedlam broke out around them in Warsaw's Stadion Narodowy in the moment Poland secured a draw amid... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 44 times

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Lagos Anti-Open Grazing Bill: Miyetti-Allah seeks more time to enlighten members

THE Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) has sought for more time to enlighten its members to stop the practice of open grazing of cattle in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 116 times

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Pinnick praises Super Eagles on taking firm control of World Cup qualification group

PRESIDENT of the Nigeria Football Federation, has poured encomiums on the Super Eagles for their fighting spirit in coming back from a goal down on a... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 109 times

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England boss Gareth Southgate knows his side cannot become complacent as they look to maintain their 100% record in World Cup qualifying

ENGLAND boss Gareth Southgate knows his side cannot become complacent as they look to maintain their 100% record in World Cup qualifying when they face Poland... Read more

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Qatar 2022 Race: Super Eagles edge Blue Sharks, stay firm on top of Group C

CAPTAIN Ahmed Musa celebrated his 100th cap for Nigeria with a precious win that took the Super Eagles to a firm position at the top of Group... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 55 times

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More States support move to end FG's monopoly over VAT collection

MORE States are joining the league of States that want to end the monopoly the federal government has to collect Value Added Tax, VAT. Lagos State... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 333 times

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Franck Ribery: Former France winger signs for Salernitana aged 38

FORMER France international Franck Ribery has signed for newly-promoted Serie A side Salernitana aged 38. Ribery joins the club after leaving Fiorentina at the end of last... Read more

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Jean-Pierre Adams: Former France international dies after 39 years in coma

FORMER France footballer Jean-Pierre Adams, who had been in a coma for 39 years, has died at the age of 73. Adams was admitted to hospital for... Read more

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Qatar 2022 Race: Confident Super Eagles land in Mindelo; Musa delighted with 100th cap prospect

THE Super Eagles’ contingent for Tuesday’s FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifying tango with the Blue Sharks of Cape Verde landed on the island of Mindelo... Read more

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David Patten: Three-time Super Bowl winner with New England Patriots dies aged 47

THREE-time Super Bowl winner David Patten died on Thursday aged 47. The former New England Patriots wide receiver was involved in a fatal motorcycle accident near Columbia... Read more

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Man Utd winger out of England squad because of 'minor knock'

MANCHESTER United winger Jadon Sancho will miss England's World Cup qualifiers against Andorra and Poland because of a "minor knock". The 21-year-old was hurt in training earlier... Read more

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Remi Allen marked her Aston Villa debut by scoring the winner against her former club Leicester City

REMI Allen marked her Aston Villa debut by scoring the winner against her former club Leicester City in an absorbing Women's Super League game. Natasha Flint had... Read more

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American Ambassador predicts terrorists takeover of Super Tucano fighter jets in Nigeria

A former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, John Campbell has warned of a possible takeover the recently acquired Super Tucano fighter jets by bandits and terrorists. Mr... Read more

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Mexican boxer, 18, dies days after knockout in Montreal

A teenage boxer has died, five days after being knocked out in a professional fight. Mexican welterweight Jeanette Zacarias Zapata, 18, was knocked down in the fourth... Read more

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England consolidated their position of power in pursuit of a place at next year's World Cup in Qatar with a hugely impressive victory against Hungary

ENGLAND consolidated their position of power in pursuit of a place at next year's World Cup in Qatar with a hugely impressive victory against Hungary in... Read more

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Qatar 2022: Lagos strategic to Super Eagles’ successful campaign – LSSC

THE Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC), Sola Aiyepeku, says the continued hosting of the Super Eagles’ matches will ensure Nigeria’s qualification for the finals of... Read more

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NFF hooks MTN as Official Communications Partner of the Super Eagles and other National Teams

NIGERIA’S football firmament was emblazoned in all-yellow on Thursday as the Nigeria Football Federation and MTN Communications signed a partnership agreement that made the telecommunications company... Read more

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England captain has 'clear conscience' after Manchester City transfer saga

ENGLAND captain Harry Kane says he has a "clear conscience" after a potential move to Manchester City from Tottenham Hotspur failed to materialise. City were keen to... Read more

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Time for Scots to show substance in telling week

IT depends on how you want to cut it, whether you're glass half full or glass half empty. In the past year, Scotland have played 14... Read more

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NFL: New England release quarterback Cam Newton

QUARTERBACK Cam Newton has been released by the New England Patriots in a surprise move ahead of the new NFL season. Newton's omission means rookie Mac Jones... Read more

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Tokyo Paralympics: Boccia player David Smith retains individual title with thrilling victory

BRITAIN'S David Smith retained his individual Paralympic boccia title with a thrilling victory in Tokyo in the BC1 decider. The 32-year-old trailed Chew Wei Lun of Malaysia... Read more

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Super Eagles Supporters’ Club appoints Apostle Chinyere as patron

SUPER Eagles Supporters’ Club has appointed the General Overseer of Omega Power Ministries (OPM), Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere, as National Patron of the club. National President of the... Read more

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The Sun newspaper pays damages to England cricketer over front-page family tragedy story

THE Sun has paid damages to England cricketer Ben Stokes and his mother after the newspaper published a story that detailed a family tragedy. Deborah Stokes took... Read more

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Fijian Drua and Moana Pasifika to join Super Rugby Pacific in 2022

FIJIAN Drua and Moana Pasifika will join Australian and New Zealand Super Rugby sides in a new 12-team competition from 2022. 'Super Rugby Pacific' will start on... Read more

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Qatar 2022 Race: 11 Super Eagles in gym session as 17 others expected by Monday evening

CAPTAIN Ahmed Musa and 16 other players were being expected at the Super Eagles’ Eko Hotel & Suites abode on Monday evening, even as 11 early... Read more

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Memphis Depay scored Barcelona's winner as they beat Getafe in La Liga.

SERGI Roberto slid home the hosts' opener from Jordi Alba's cross after only 99 seconds. Sandro levelled for Getafe after a one-two with Carles Alena, both former... Read more

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Kyle Anderson: Darts world pays tribute to Australian who has died aged 33

BARRY Hearn and Phil Taylor have led tributes to Kyle Anderson who has died aged 33. The Australian played in seven World Championships, where he threw a... Read more

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4 millionaires emerge from Ecobank Nigeria Super Rewards Scheme

 FOUR customers of Ecobank Nigeria Limited,  including Tsoo Alaye, with an Ecobank Microfinance Special Account representing FCT / Northern Region; Badero Modupe Olufunmilayo, with a Personal Flexi Account, representing... Read more

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APM Terminals Apapa inaugurates berthing window, reduces vessel’s waiting time

CONTAINER terminal operator, APM Terminals, Apapa, has inaugurated a Berthing Window service to reduce waiting time of ships at the port. The Chief Commercial Officer of APM... Read more

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