Gbenga Arokoyo: I Dream Playing at Brazil 2014 World Cup

Sweden-based defender Gbenga Arokoyo says he dreams of featuring for Nigeria at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Arokoyo won the 2011 African Youth Championship with the...

Rude Shock Grips Hundreds of Lokoja Residents as “Wonder bank” Dupes

Tempers are boiling in Lokoja, the Kogi state capital as a “Wonder bank” known as “West World Investment”, allegedly duped hundreds of people millions of naira....

GloNPL: Pillars Question Idoko’s Bench Presence, Players’ Harassment

Kano Pillars Media officier Idris Milikawa has questioned why the Cordinator, Ondo State Football Agency, Mike Idoko was on the Sunshine technical bench during the...

CHAN2014: Zimbabwe, Zambia Get showdown date for derby

Zimbabwe and Zambia get set for showdown on Sunday in Harare after last week’s 2014 CHAN first leg qualifier was postponed. The no-show of the Cameroonian match...

UN SG Condemns Attacks on Churches, Mosques, Public facilities in Egypt

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has strongly condemned the attacks on churches, mosques, hospitals and public facilities in Egypt, saying such attacks are unacceptable....

La Liga: Nigerian duo clash in Spanish opener on Monday

The Spainish La Liga lone Monday clash between newly promoted duo of Villarreal and Almeria will pitch Super Eagles star Ikechukwu Uche against Ramon Azeez’s...

Turkey: Ofoedu shine, Aminu and Ehiosun lose in Opener

It was mixed fortunes for Nigerians at the start of the Turkish second division as Chikeluba Ofoedu scored, while Umar Aminu and Ekigho Ehiosun fell at home. Ofoedu’s...

Sad News!!! Train Kills 34 in Indian

At least 34 people have been killed by a train while crossing a railway track in eastern India. The crash triggered a protest by passengers who beat the driver...

SADC summits ends, urges West to end sanctions on Zimbabwe

Leaders attending the annual Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit in the Malawi capital, Lilongwe, Sunday called for the lifting of sanctions against...

CAF Champ League: Coton Sport, Esperance, Pirates win, Al Ahly Lose

Hosts Orlando Pirates on Saturday made ‘minced meat’ of Zamalek of Egypt, defeating the Egyptians 4-1 in a Group A mini-league match of the final group stage...

Moscow IAAF World Championships: Nigeria, Six African nations win Medals

Seven African nations have registered their presence on the medals table at the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships billed to round off Sunday (18Aug) in Moscow,...

Nigeria: Boko Haram ‘sets ablaze 300 vehicles’ in Maiduguri

Suspected Boko Haram members on Saturday set ablaze 300 vehicles in Damboa, situated 87 kilometres from Maiduguri, capital of Nigeria’s northern Borno state, in...

Murder Charges: Tight security at Pistorius Hearing

There was tight security inside the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court on Monday where paralympian Oscar Pistorius was due to appear. Twelve police officers and six...

Nigeria Establishes new Army Division to fight Boko Haram

The Nigerian government has approved a new Army Division which will Monday take over counter-insurgency and counter-terrorism operations against the militant Islamic...