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Can Joshua defend title against Eric?

Can Joshua defend title against Eric?

Anthony Joshua is the headline act again as he takes on Eric Molina on another packed night full of titles, trade fights and talented stars. The IBF heavyweight world champion is making his second defence on Saturday. The British star makes the second defence of his IBF world heavyweight title against another American, Eric Molina. […]

Mikel 10m Euros wage demand scuppers Valencia deal

Mikel 10m Euros wage demand scuppers Valencia deal

Chelsea star John Obi Mikel has turned down a move to La Liga club Valencia after they failed to meet his wage demands. The Nigeria skipper found himself out of favour at Stamford Bridge after representing the Dream Team at the 2016 Olympic Games, and his representatives are looking to find him a club in […]

Cameroon sets 2-year plan to break Nigeria’s dominance

Cameroon sets 2-year plan to break Nigeria’s dominance

Cameroon’s Indomitable Lionesses have set a two-year period to overtake Nigeria as champions and perhaps the continent’s new dominant force after a dogged performance against the eight-time champions on Saturday in the Africa Women Cup of Nations final. Speaking in the post-match Presser, Head Coach of the Lionesses, Ngachu Enow praised his girls for keeping […]

 Yaya charged with drink-driving

 Yaya charged with drink-driving

Just as Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure looked to have turned the corner, the midfielder now finds himself in hot water once more – this time for something more serious with the Premier League footballer charged with drink- driving. The 33-year-old was stopped in Dagenham, East London, on Monday evening, according to the police. The […]

NFF commiserates with CBF over air tragedy

NFF commiserates with CBF over air tragedy

The Nigeria Football Federation has sent a letter of condolence to the Confederacao Brasileira de Football (CBF), the Brazilian Football Federation, over Monday’s plane crash in Colombia that killed players, official and supporters of the country’s club, Chapecoense, as well as a number of journalists. A total of 76 persons were said to have died […]

Moses beats Aguero to EPL Nov best player

Moses beats Aguero to EPL Nov best player

Chelsea’s Nigerian wing-back Victor Moses has won the PFA Fans’ Premier League Player of the Month award for November. Moses beat Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero and Swansea’s Gylfi Sigurdsson to the award. Moses, who has featured in 12 of Chelsea’s 13 English Premier League games scoring three times, also edged his compatriot Victor Anichebe who […]

Nigeria’s debts now $63.5 billion, as FG borrows N240bn in third quarter

Nigeria’s debts now $63.5 billion, as FG borrows N240bn in third quarter

Nigeria’s total debts stood at 12.06 trillion naira ($63.5 billion) at the end of March this year, up from 11.2 trillion naira in December 2014, the Debt Management Office (DMO) said on Wednesday.  Nigeria, Africa’s top economy and largest oil producer, has been hammered by the 50 percent fall in glo…

12-yr activist, Zuriel, seeks support for girl-child education campaign

12-yr activist, Zuriel, seeks support for girl-child education campaign

 The Principal, Barakat Community Junior Secondary School, Ilorin, Mallam Pakata Abdulrahaman, has urged the graduands to be good ambassadors of the s…The Principal, Barakat Community Junior Secondary School, Ilorin, Mallam Pakata Abdulrahaman, has urged the graduands to be good ambassadors of the s…The Principal, Barakat Community Junior Secondary School, Ilorin, Mallam Pakata Abdulrahaman, has urged […]