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Breaking News: Again, Court Orders Jay Jay Okocha’s Arrest For Tax Evasion

A Lagos High Court in Igbosere has renewed a bench warrant for the arrest of former Super Eagles captain, Augustine Jay-Jay Okocha for alleged tax evasion. Justice Adedayo Akintoye made the order following Okocha’s alleged failure to settle a 2017 income tax evasion case brought against him by the Lagos State Government. The judge first made the order on January ...

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Champions League: It’s Spurs v Man City, Barça v Man Utd In Last Eight

The draw for the Champions League quarter-finals was made this morning in Nyon, France Below are the fixtures: The fixture between Barcelona and Manchester United has been reversed such that Man U will be hosting Barca first. This is due to local football rules in Manchester that both teams can not play at home on the same night. The match ...

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Former NFF Secretary General, Taiwo Ogunjobi Is Dead

Former Secretary General of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi is dead. Ogunjobi, who before his demise was the Chairman of Osun Football Association, was confirmed dead by his Media aide, Mr Tunde Shamsudeen. He was said to have passed on in the early hours of Monday at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan. Shamsudeen said the former NFF ...

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Super Falcons Win Ninth African Title, Buhari Congratulates Team

The Super Falcons of Nigeria have emerged the champions of Africa for an amazing ninth time as they beat South Africa 4-3 on Saturday in a nervy final match at the Accra Sports Stadium. The Falcons were pushed to the wire as they had to go through the extra time and penalty kicks for the first time in their nine ...

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Super Falcons Tame Cameroonian Lioness, Qualify For AWCON Final

The Super Falcons of Nigeria on Tuesday defeated the Three Lionesses of Cameroon to qualify for the final of the 2018 African Women Cup Of Nations (AWCON). The match ended in penalties with the Falcons winning 4-2. The highly competitive semi-final match in the Ghanaian stadium ended 0-0 after 90 minutes of football. An extra time of 30 minutes also ...

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Stop Lying, You Are 3sc Biggest Problem, Makinde Tells Oyo Government

The gubernatorial candidate of the PDP in oyo state, Engr Seyi Makinde has accused the state government of celebrating mediocrity by praising itself while 3sc wallows in the second tier of the Nigerian League. In response to his accusation that the uncaring attitude of government is adversely affecting the club, government responded by describing Makinde as being ignorant of sports ...

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AFCON 2019: Nigeria Super Eagles Thrash Libya 3 – 2 In Tunisia

It appeared a case of too early as the Super Eagles scored two goals in the 14th and 17th minutes against their Libyan host. Odion Ighalo, who continued his good form from the first leg where he bagged a hat-trick, scored the first while Ahmed Musa showed good feet and balance to get the second goal. The Libyans showed they ...

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Ighalo Hat-trick Leads Nigeria To 4-0 Win Over Libya

Nigeria beat Libya 4-0 with Odion Ighalo grabbing a hat-trick as the Super Eagles got their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying campaign firmly back on track in Uyo on Saturday. Nigeria are now second in Group E with six points from three matches, a point behind new leaders South Africa, who earlier defeated Seychelles 6-0. Both Nigeria and Libya ...

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Libya Coach Quits Ahead Of AFCON Qualifier In Nigeria

Libya coach Adel Amrouche has resigned just days before his side face Nigeria in an African Nations Cup qualifier. The match is billed for Uyo, Akwa Ibom state. His departure has been confirmed by the Libyan Football Federation and on Wednesday by Belgian Amrouche, who told the media that he was frustrated by working conditions with the team. The 50-year-old, ...

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Breaking News: US Beats Nigeria At Women’s Basketball World Cup

Breanna Stewart scored 19 points and the United States rallied to beat pesky Nigeria 71-40 in the quarterfinals of the Women’s Basketball World Cup on Friday. Nigeria had been the surprise of the tournament by reaching the quarterfinals for the first time in the country’s history. The African nation had been winless in its only previous appearance in 2006. Nigeria, ...

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