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    Spanish Court Denies Footballer, Dani Alves’ Release From Jail

    A Spanish court rejected a request by Brazilian footballer, Dani Alves to be released from jail on remand as the investigation over an alleged...

    Chelsea Board Breaks Silence on Bringing Thomas Tuchel Back To Stamford Bridge

    Chelsea board considers manager Thomas Tuchel’s return to Stamford Bridge impossible as they continue to stand by Graham Potter. Potter is under huge pressure at...

    NPFL Suspends Shooting Star Official For Urinating On Pitch, Fines Club N500,000

    Shooting Stars’ camp commandant, Auwal Mohammed, has been suspended by the NPF Interim Management Committee, for pissing on the pitch.   Nigeria Premier Football League, NPFL,...

    Flying Eagles Lose To Senegal At Under-20 AFCON

    Nigeria’s Flying Eagles suffered 1-0 defeat to Senegal on Sunday in Cairo in their respective opening match at the 2023 Africa Under-20 Cup of...

    Flying Eagles Trash Zambia 4-2

    Nigeria’s U-20 men’s national team, Flying Eagles, defeated Zambia 4-2 in an international friendly game played inside the MKO Abiola stadium, Abuja, on Friday. Both...

    Flying Eagles Get New Captain Ahead Of Afcon 2023

    Flying Eagles head Coach, Ladan Bosso has appointed Daniel Bamaiyi as the new captain of the Nigeria U20 team ahead of the game against...

    Sadio Mane Crowned African Footballer of the Year Ahead Of Mohamed Salah And Edouard Mendy

    Sadio Mane has been crowned the 2022 African Footballer of the Year ahead of former Liverpool team-mate Mohamed Salah and Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy. The...

    NFF Appoints José Peseiro As New Super Eagles Head Coach

    Nigeria Football Federation on Sunday announced the appointment of Mr José Santos Peseiro as the new Head Coach of the Senior Men National Team,...

    Abubakar Malami Withdraws From Kebbi Governorship Race, To Remain As Attorney-General Of The Federation

    Abubakar Malami, Nigeria's Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), has pulled out of the Kebbi State governorship race, multiple sources said...

    2023: Buhari Has A Preferred Presidential Candidate – Femi Adesina

    Presidential aide, Femi Adesina has admitted that President Muhammadu Buhari has a preferred candidate. The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity...

    In The Name Of Allah, Please Free Abducted Kaduna-Abuja Train Passengers – Sheikh Gumi Appeals To Terrorists

    Ahmad Gumi, the controversial Islamic cleric, has appealed to terrorists, who abducted Kaduna-Abuja train passengers on March 28, 2022 to free them “in the...

    Sadio Mane Should Win Ballon d’Or If Liverpool Win Champions League – Jurgen Klopp Hails ‘World Class’ Senegal Forward

    Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp hailed Sadio Mane’s versatility after the Senegal forward scored to help his side secure a 2-0 win over Villarreal in...

    I Have Forgiven Those Who Petitioned EFCC Against Me – Gbenga Daniel

    A two-term governor of Ogun State, Chief Gbenga Daniel, on Sunday, said that he has forgiven all those behind the petition written against him...

    I Will Stop Banditry And Kidnapping If Elected As President – Saraki

    Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant, Senator Bukola Saraki has assure banditry and kidnapping will ceaae if elected. He explained the decision of the northern...

    Atiku Not Part Of Northern Consensus Arrangement – Dokpesi

    Former Vice President and leading presidential aspirant, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has said that he was never a party to the northern consensus arrangement. The Technical...

    2023: Nigeria Needs A President That Understands The Economy – Saraki

    The former Senate President and presidential aspirant under the People Democratic Party (PDP) Bukola Saraki says the choice of Leadership Nigerians make in 2023...

    2023: Consensus Candidacy Not Solution To Nigeria’s Problems – Peter Obi

    One of the presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party and former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has said the consensus arrangement being...

    2023: Pick Women As Running Mates – Aisha Buhari Urges Presidential Aspirants

    Aisha Buhari, the first lady of Nigeria, has asked political parties to consider women as running mates for candidates competing for various offices across...

    NDLEA Arrests Four Drug Traffickers As Operatives Seized Cocaine Concealed In Teabags At Lagos And Abuja Airports

    Some fresh attempts by Brazil-based drug cartels to smuggle substantial quantities of Cocaine into Nigeria through the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, and Murtala...

    “I Failed So Many Times But Each Failure Was A Call To Try A New Strategy. Did I Feel Like Quitting Sometimes? Yes. But...

    Seyi Makinde, the Oyo State Governor, has urged fresh graduates of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, to be resilient so as to...

    It’s Igbos Turn To Rule Nigeria, Drop Your Presidential Bids – Afenifere Leader, Ayo Adebanjo Tells Tinubu And Osinbajo

    Chief Ayo Adebanjo, leader of Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere has stated that presidential aspirants from the South-West geopolitical zone including Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and...

    Northern Elders Trying To Instigate The Country Against Buhari – Femi Adesina

    The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has claimed that a recent call by Northern Elders for President Muhammadu...

    Military Kills ISWAP Commander, Abou Fatima, And 15 Others Using New Super Tucano’s Airstrikes In Lake Chad

    Abou Sufyan, an ISWAP commander, and about 15 of his fighters have been killed by the Nigerian military. They were killed with airstrikes from A-29 Super Tucano...

    ‘Lack Of Functional Market-driven Skills’ – Ngige Reveals Why Some Nigerian Youths Are Not Employable

    Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Employment, claims that most youths are unemployed due to a lack of functional skills. On Thursday in Abuja,...

    I’ll Finance ₦7.4trn Budget Deficit With New Borrowings – Buhari Tells Reps

    President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the House of Representatives seeking an increase in the 2022 budget deficit to be financed through borrowing from...

    Every Region Of The Country Wants To Leave Because Nigeria Itself Has Seceded From Humanity – Wole Soyinka

    Prof Wole Soyinka, the Nigerian Nobel laureate, has said Nigeria is gradually seceding from humanity.  Soyinka spoke in Lagos State on Thursday at a media session titled,...

    Court Bars Journalists From Covering IPOB Leader Nnamdi Kanu Trial Over National Security

    Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice John Tsoho, has prohibited some members of the public from witnessing and covering the trial of...

    Gunmen Attack Governor Soludo’s Aguata LG Headquarters

    According to multiple media reports, the Aguata Local Government Area headquarters, Anambra State, is currently being attacked by arsonists, believed to be those widely...

    More Troubles For Abba Kyari As Court Dismisses His Human Rights Violation Case Against NDLEA

    A case filed by embattled police officer, Abba Kyari against the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has been dismissed. Justice Inyang Ekwo on Thursday...

    2023: I Cannot Consider Peter Obi For President, All He Did As Anambra Governor Was Digging Boreholes – Asari Dokubo

    A former Niger Delta militant leader, Asari Dokubo has made some allegations against 2023 presidential aspirant, Peter Obi. Asari who is known for always attacking...

    “ESN, Your Commander Is With Me Talking Like A Parrot” – Asari Dokubo Captures Notorious IPOB Chieftain

    Asari Dokubo has claimed to have captured a notorious commander of the Eastern Security Network, ESN. The former leader of the Movement for the Emnacipation...

    NFF Sacks Super Eagles Coach, Augustine Eguavoen

    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has confirmed the termination of appointment of the entire technical crew of the Super Eagles. This followed the failure of...

    2022 World Cup Qualifier: €President Buhari Likely To Watch Nigeria vs Ghana Second Leg Live – Sports Minister, Sunday Dare

    Nigeria’s Minister of Youth and Sport, Sunday Dare, has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari might watch the return leg of the 2022 World Cup...

    2023: Some Presidential Aspirants Should Be In Jail If EFCC And ICPC Did Its Job – Obasanjo Shades Tinubu, Okorocha, Orji Kalu

    Olusegun Obasanjo, a former Nigerian President, on Saturday said some persons aspiring to be Nigeria’s President in 2023 should be in jail had the...

    “When I Rule For Eight Years, I Will Hand Over To The Smartest And Someone With Most Followers” – Bola Tinubu Boasts

    Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the former Governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has revealed that when elected...

    University Education Is Not For Employment – UNILAG ASUU Chairman

    Mr Dele Ashiru, the Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Lagos State (UNILAG) chapter, has stated that university education...

    He Stood As Surety For Sowore But Sowore Skipped Bail – Ned Nwoko On Why Police Arrested Sowore’s Lawyer

    Prince Ned Nwoko, a former member, House of Representatives, has denied involvement in the arrest of Abubakar Marshal, a lawyer to Omoyele Sowore. The billionaire, in...

    Police Arrested Me Because Of My 2023 Presidential Ambition – Sowore Claims He Was Not Detained For Spreading Fake News About Ned Nwoko

    Omoyele Sowore says he was arrested because the Nigerian government is afraid he will soon declare to run for 2023 presidency. A team of armed...

    I Have Sworn By The Holy Quran That I Will uphold the Constitution Of The Federal Republic of Nigeria – Buhari Says He’s Looking...

    President Muhamamdu Buhari has disclosed that he is looking forward to when he will hand over the baton to the next president in 2023...

    Fraud: Court Orders Interim Seizure Of Rochas Okorocha’s Abuja Property

    Senator Rochas Anayo Okorocha has been ordered to temporarily forfeit his property in Abuja which he allegedly acquired illegally. The order was given by Federal...

    Omoyele Sowore Arrested For Peddling Fake News About Ned Nwoko

    The Police in Abuja on Thursday reportedly arrested Activist, Mr. Omoyele Sowore of the African Action Congress over an allegation of ‘fake news peddling’. A...

    Kaduna: We’ll Sack Underqualified Teachers – El-Rufai Promises

    Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna has stated that more underqualified teachers will be dismissed from public schools in Kaduna state. Speaking on Thursday morning, February...

    Fuel Scarcity: Some Nigerians Cry As If Heavens Have Fallen – Buhari’s Aide, Femi Adesina

    Presidential aide, Femi Adesina has berated Nigerians complaining about fuel scarcity. According to him, the continued presence of long queues at filling stations should not...

    “My Generation Should Be Stepping Aside” – Obasanjo

    Former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has said the older politicians must step aside for young leaders to take over affairs of the nation. Obasanjo made...

    Politicians Are Planning To Destroy APC And PDP – Fani-Kayode

    A former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has stated that some politicians are planning to destroy the All Progreesives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic...

    ‘We Have No Jobs’ – Obasanjo Reveals What Boko Haram Members Told Him When They Met In 2011

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed what Boko Haram members told him when they met in 2011. In 2011, the former president met with...

    I Didn’t Say I Will Fight Dirty, I Said No Insult Will Make Me Back Down – Tinubu

    The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has said that the statement that he vowed to fight dirty if there were...

    Abba Kyari’s Younger Brother Received ₦279m From Hushpuppi And Others- Police Report

    Nigeria Police Force investigations have revealed how members of a syndicate led by international scammer, Ramon Abass, popularly known as Hushpuppi paid N235, 120,...

    Hushpuppi: Only Nigeria Can Explain Why Abba Kyari Hasn’t Been Extradited – U.S Govt

    The United States Department of Justice has maintained that only President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration can provide reasons why suspended DCP Abba Kyari has not...

    Abba Kyari: “The Report Is Untrue” – IGP Denies Shutting Down Intelligence And Special Tactical Squads

    Reports that all satellite units of the Intelligence Response Team and Special Tactical Squads across the country have been shutdown is false. The Inspector-General of...

    ‘They’ve Started Urinating On Themselves’ – Buhari’s Minister, Aregbesola Mocks Bola Tinubu

    The national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu has been mocked by Rauf Aregbesola, Minister of Interior. According to reports, Tinubu was mocked...

    2023: Tinubu’s Wet Cloth Leaks Are Actually Being Promoted By Osinbajo’s Campaigners – Reno Omokri

    Former Presidential aide, Reno Omokri has alleged that supporters of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo are promoting the embarrassing video of Bola Tinubu ahead of...

    IPOB: We Are No Longer Taking Orders From Incarcerated Nnamdi Kanu – Simon Ekpa

    Lawyer and human rights activist, Simon Ekpa has disclosed that the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, will no longer take orders from their leader,...

    Tinubu Supported Buhari, North Shouldn’t Abandon Him Now – Shettima

    Former Borno state governor Kashim Shettima says the north can’t afford to let Bola Tinubu, the former Lagos governor, down because he worked so hard to get...

    “Don’t Antagonise Nnamdi Kanu Because He Will Be Your Saviour” – Adebanjo Warns Igbos…Says He Doesn’t Trust Any Fulani Man

    The leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Pa Ayo Adebanjo, has warned Igbo leaders not to antagonise the leader of the Indigenous People...

    Senegal Name Stadium After Sadio Mane After Africa Cup of Nations Glory

    Sadio Mane will have a brand new stadium named after him in his home town after leading Senegal to Africa Cup of Nations glory...

    IPOB Members Are Stark Illiterates, Nomadic Biafrans Without Brains – Simon Ekpa

    Simon Ekpa, who once claimed to be the self-acclaimed disciple of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has lashed out...

    NFF Retains Augustine Eguavoen As Super Eagles Interim Manager

    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has retained Austine Eguavoen as the interim manager of the Super Eagles. This was confirmed in a statement issued by...

    I’ve Won The Champions League And Some Other Trophies But AFCON Win Is The Most Special And More Important For Me – Sadio Mané

    Senegal forward, Sadio Mane has broken his silence after winning the Africa Cup of Nations trophy on Sunday. Mane said winning the trophy is the...

    Senegal Declares National Public Holiday To Celebrate AFCON Win

    Macky Sall, Senegal’s President has declared Monday a public holiday to celebrate the national football team’s first ever African Cup of Nations crown following...

    Meet Sadio Mané, The Proud African Prince Reigning Supreme In World Football

    Sadio Mané is a Senegalese professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Liverpool and the Senegal national team. Mané finished fourth for the 2019 Ballon d'Or, and in the award for the Best...

    AFCON: Sadio Mane’s Senegal Win Africa Cup of Nations In Penalty Shootout Against Egypt

    Senegal are the winners of the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations after emerging victorious from a dramatic penalty shootout in the final against Egypt. Liverpool’s...

    #AFCON: Captain Vincent Aboubakar Score Two Dramatic Late Goals Against Burkina Faso As Cameroon Stage Heroic Comeback To Win Third Place

    Captain Vincent Aboubakar scored two late goals as Cameroon staged an extraordinary comeback from three goals down against Burkina Faso to level the match...

    AFCON 2021: Mohamed Salah’s Egypt Into Semi-finals After Defeating Morocco

    Mohamed Salah scored and provided the assist for the winning goal as Egypt battled back from behind to defeat Morocco in their AFCON quarter-final. An...

    AFCON 2021: Ismaila Sarr Joins Up With Senegal Ahead Of Quarter-final Against Equatorial Guinea

    Watford have confirmed forward Ismaila Sarr has officially joined up with Senegal ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final against Equatorial Guinea. Sarr has...

    Don’t Crucify Okoye For Tunisian Goal And Buhari’s Call Not Responsible For Our AFCON Loss – Eguavoen

    Austin Eguavoen, the Super Eagles interim coach, talks about the team’s defeat by Tunisia at the AFCON, his efforts to psyche up the players ahead...

    AFCON 2021: Six Dead And Scores Injured In Stampede After Cameroon vs Comoros Match

    At least six persons have been reported dead with many injured after a stampede occured at Olembe Stadium that hosted Cameroon and Comoros in...

    Don’t Write Off Super Eagles – Buhari Beg Nigerians As Players Arrive After Shock AFCON 2021 Exit

    Following their rather disappointing exit from the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerians not to write off the...

    Anthony Joshua Trends As Nigerians Blame Super Eagles Loss Against Tunisia On President Buhari’s Pre-match Meeting With The Team

    Nigerians have trooped to Twitter to blame President Buhari following Tunisia upsetting 10-man Nigeria at the Africa Cup of Nations. Youssef Msakni beat Super Eagles...

    AFCON 2021: Tunisia Knock Out 10-man Super Eagles Of Nigeria, Set Up Quarter-final Tie Against Burkina Faso

    Tunisia upset 10-man Nigeria to set up a quarter-final tie against Burkina Faso at the Africa Cup of Nations. Youssef Msakni beat Super Eagles keeper...

    AFCON 2021: “Please Keep On Winning” – President Buhari Begs Super Eagles Players During Call Ahead Of Tunisia Match

    President Buhari on Sunday morning, January 23, gave a pep talk to the Super Eagles, ahead of their second-round match against Tunisia tonight in...

    AFCON 2021: ‘Different Philosophy And Winning Mentality’ – Ndidi Reveals The Contrast Between Rohr And Eguavoen

    Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has revealed that new boss Augustine Eguavoen has brought a new philosophy and belief into the team, unlike former...

    AFCON 2021: CAF Names Augustine Eguavoen Group Stage Best Manager Ahead of Nigeria vs Tunisia

    After leading Nigeria to three straight victories in Group D, Confederation of African Football (CAF) has crowned Super Eagles interim boss, Augustine Eguavoen, as...

    2022 World Cup Playoffs: Nigeria To Play Ghana, Senegal To Face Egypt (Full Fixtures)

    The Nigerian Super Eagles will battle the Black Stars of Ghana for a spot in the 2022 FIFA World Cup. This was confirmed on Saturday...

    AFCON 2021: 12 Tunisian Players And Head Coach Tests Positive For COVID-19, To Miss Nigeria Match

    Ahead of the round of 16 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) clash with the Super Eagles, several Tunisian players and Mondher Kebaier, the head...

    AFCON 2021: Ghana ‘Fires Milovan Rajevac As Black Stars Coach’ Over Poor Performance

    Ghana Football Association has been instructed to sack its Serbian coach, Milovan Rajevac following the abysmal performance of the Black Stars in the ongoing...

    AFCON 2021: Twitter Verifies Augustine Eguavoen’s Account

    Twitter has verified the Twitter account of Super Eagles Interim Manager, Augustine Eguavoen. The official handle of the team, @NGSuperEagles, celebrated the verification on Friday. The...

    AFCON 2021: Sierra Leone Knocked Out After Penalty Miss In Defeat To Equatorial Guinea

    Sierra Leone’s veteran striker Kei Kamara missed a late penalty to scupper their chances of reaching the next round of the Africa Cup of...

    AFCON: Tunisia To Face Super Eagles After Shock Defeat By Gambia

    Gambia substitute Ablie Jallow scored a stunning goal deep in stoppage time to earn his team a shock 1-0 win over Tunisia at the...

    AFCON 2021: Holders Algeria Knocked Out After Ivory Coast Defeat

    Nicolas Pepe scored a superb solo goal as Ivory Coast beat Algeria 3-1 to send the defending champions crashing out of the Africa Cup...

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