Federation Cup : “We Lost Out Gallantly” – ABS

Nigeria Glo Premier league club ABS FC of Ilorin said their exit from this year’s Federation cup was a gallant one as the North-central club made a remarkable fit...

Man,34 dies in Obajana-Lokoja Fatal Road Crash, Friday

Moses Julius Adewumi,34, nicknamed “Taker” on Friday afternoon at about 3:30pm died after having his vehicle involved in an head-on collision with a Dangote...

Federation Cup: “Nasarawa United can surprise Enyimba” – Danladi

Chairman of Nasarawa United, Issac Danlado has predicted a tough match between his side and Enyimba FC in the 2013 Federation Cup quarter final in Abeokuta on Wednesday....

24hrs to Match-Day, NWFL re-schedules Last Ties to Aug 4th

The Nigeria Women Football League on Friday rescheduled the last 2012/2013 season matches with less than 24 hours to the final matches kick-off time to August, 4th,...

UEFA Europa League: Imoh Ezekiel Brace Lifts Liege, Utrecht shocked, Maccabi, Malmo win well

Belgium’s Standard Liege won 3-1 in both legs to triumph 6-2 against KR of Iceland thanks to a brace from Nigerian forward Imoh Ezekiel. Eredivisie outfit Utrecht...

President Kikwete says Tanzanian armed forces ready to defend their nation

Tanzanians will never let any invader occupy part of their territory, President Jakaya Kikwete said Thursday at a military ceremony marking the country’s National...

Kano Govt, Bank of Agric to sign N2b MoU on Agric Development

Kano state government and the Bank of Agriculture, have consented to sign a N2 billion Memorandum of Understanding for the development of agriculture, through supporting...

UAE Ambassador’s residence in Tripoli attacked

The official residence in Tripoli of United Arab Emirates’ Ambassador to Libya was shelled by unknown persons early Thursday, but no life was lost in the attack,...

Japan donates 342 tons of food to school pupils in Congo

Japan has donated 342 tons of food to Congo to feed primary school pupils in the Plateaux (centre), Cuvette (north), as well as Pool and Lékoumou (south) regions, the...

Togo polls: ECOWAS Observer Mission Head ends Consultations

Ahead of next Thursday’s parliamentary polls in Togo, head of the ECOWAS Election Observer Mission to the elections Leopold Ouedraogo Wednesday rounded off his...

Football : Headline International Stories, Friday

***Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has insisted that he is happy with his squad following their 8-1 win over Indonesia all-stars in a pre-season friendly on Thursday....

5,000 displaced people seek refuge in DR Congo

More than 5,000 displaced people have sought refuge in open spaces in Goma in DR Congo’s North Kivu province since fresh fighting broke out in the region 14 July...

Barcelona insists Fabregas is not for sale

Barcelona vice president Josep Maria Bartomeu insists that Barcelona will not sell Cesc Fabregas to Manchester United, regardless of the price. Speaking at the...

Senate Approves Amendment to 2013 National Budget

The Nigerian Senate (the upper chamber of the National Assembly) on Thursday passed the amendments proposed by President Goodluck Jonathan to the N4.987 trillion 2013...

Napoli pursue PSG’s Verratti with ‘monstrous offer’

Italian football club Napoli has stepped up its pursuit of Marco Verratti with a “monstrous offer”, the Paris Saint-Germain player’s agent said. Donato...