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President Buhari Congratulates Victorious Super Eagles

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates the Super Eagles on their outstanding 3-1 victory over Algeria in the African qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. President Buhari joins millions of football loving fans in the country in celebrating the very-much improved Super Eagles the Nigerian national team for meeting our …

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Kano State Government Sacks Pillars Board

Kano State Government on Wednesday dissolved the management and board of Kano Pillars Football Club. Governor Abdullahi Ganduje announced the dissolution in Kano when he hosted Kano Pillars Basket Ball players at the Government House. Ganduje explained that the dissolution of the Kabiru Baita led board was due to internal …

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UEFA Champions League: Arsenal beats Ludogorets Razgrad 6-0

Arsenal’s progress, at home and abroad, remains serene. It says everything about this thrashing of Ludogorets Razgrad that Arsène Wenger’s side did not have to be at their upbeat best to inflict it on opponents whose defensive resistance started shakily and disintegrated entirely thereafter. A seventh successive victory in all …

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Paralympic Soccer team begs Minister of Youth and Sports for full recognition

The Nigeria Paralympic Committee (NPC) has appealed to the Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, to give full recognition to para-soccer as the sport seeks international acceptance.   The President of NPC, Monday Emoghawve, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday …

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Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, plots Arsenal takeover within four years, as he promises to turn the Gunners around

Aliko Dangote – worth £8.3billion – has spoken of his desire to buy Arsenal. Dangote is keen to take over the Gunners in ‘maybe three to four years’. The 59-year-old stressed: ‘It’s about buying Arsenal and turning it around’. Dangote attempted to buy shares in Arsenal six years ago but …

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Nigeria’s record-setting Paralympics team returns to a rousing welcome

Nigeria’s record-setting Paralympics athletes have returned to the country. The team, which won a record 8 gold medals at the Rio Paralympic games, arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on Sunday evening to the scores of well wishers who sang and danced to welcome them. Officials from the Ministry …

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Tennis Star Venus Williams disappointed by Russian hackers

Venus Williams has reacted to the release of her medical records, after a Russian cyber espionage group hacked a World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) database at the Rio Olympics. The group accessed confidential data from athletes such as the Williams sisters and gold medal-winning US gymnast Simone Biles, before releasing it …

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