Category: Sports

Tanzania U20 women to hit Dar es Salaam on Tuesday after Nigeria defeat

Tanzania U20 women national team will arrive Dar es Salaam on Tuesday after Saturday’s 3-0 loss to Nigeria at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium on Saturday. The...

Rising Queens Crowned 2017 Sierra Leone National Women’s League Champions

Rising Queens’ striker, Angela ‘Boko’ Kich scored a fantastic spot kick in the 70th minute to gift her side a convincing victory over arch rivals, Mena Queens in...

2017 National Youth Games: Halidu grabs Team Kogi first medal in Ilorin

Iko Halidu has won the first medal for Team Kogi state at the ongoing 2017 National Youth Games after grabbing a silver medal in Ayo on Sunday. The medal from the...

Plateau United 2 Enugu Rangers 0: Kennedy Boboye’s men win Nigeria league title

The Peace Boys have recorded an unlikely feat in Nigeria’s football history with their first-ever top-flight title, pipping the holders in Jos Plateau United has...

#NPFLFinalDay17 Why Enyimba Will Miss 2018 Caf Champions League

By Clement Nwankpa Jr Enyimba’s Chairman, Felix Anyansi-Agwu’s countenance after Rangers forced his boys to a 1-1 draw in Enugu spoke volumes. You would have...

Dalung Felicitates with Weightlifter Mariam Usman on 2008 Olympic Bronze Medal

Barrister Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youth and Sports has felicitated with four- time African weightlifting champion and Commonwealth gold medalist Mariam Usman, on...

NPFL Week 38 Previews: Strugglers Fight On As Underdogs Top on #NPFLFinalDay17

By George Akpayen The most competitive championship in the World, the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), comes to a final stop this Saturday after nine months...

Star Lager brings Ice Prince for Plateau United, Enugu Rangers clash

Chairman, League Management Company Shehu Dikko has disclosed that Star Lager has invited music act Panshak Zamani to perform in Saturday’s clash between Plateau...

​LMC sign partnership with NTA for NPFL matches’ live broadcast

The League Management Company has signed a broadcast partnership deal with the Nigeria Television Authority for live transmission of Nigeria Professional Football League...

Nigeria U20 women hammer Beautiful Tours in friendly

Nigeria U20 women defeated Beautiful Tours 8-0 in a friendly match played at the practice pitch of the National Stadium, Abuja. A hat trick from Charity Reuben and...

Salisu picks Ezenwa, Eduwo, Ali, 15 others for 2017 WAFU Cup in Ghana

Head Coach of the home –based Super Eagles squad, Salisu Yusuf has selected goalkeepers Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Dele Ajiboye, and 16 other players for this month’s West...

Aisha Falode: Why NWFL postpone Nigeria Women Premier League Super Four

The board of Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) has announced a shift in date for the annual football fiesta, Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) Super Four. The...

Nigeria U20 women thrash Moji Queens in friendly for Tanzania

Nigeria U20 women defeated Moji Queens 9-0 in a friendly at the Fifa Goal Project pitch of the National Stadium, Abuja as they get set for Tanzania clash. The Falconets...

Kogi Govt. wants to cause dichotomy in the health sector, alleges Dentists

The National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners (NAGGMDP) Kogi State chapter has slammed the state Government for paying some Heath...

Super Falcons falter in September Fifa rankings for eight-month inactivity

Nigeria’s women national team dropped one spot to 35th spot in the latest Fifa Women’s World rankings released on Friday. Having remained stuck in the 34th...