Generator fumes kill family of 7 in Rivers

Seven members of a family comprising a couple and their children have been found dead in Elele town in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State. It was gathered that the tragic incident occurred in their apartment within an estate known as Too Much Money, in Elele town. One...

Reps move to check proliferation of light weapons

The House of Representatives, yesterday, passed for second reading a bill seeking to establish a commission to check the proliferation of small arms and light weapons. The bill, which is sponsored by the chief whip, Tahir Monguno, sought to domesticate the Economic Community of...

Lionel Messi opens up restaurant to the homeless and hungry for 15 days

Despite a disappointing time with Argentina following their unsuccessful Copa America campaign, Lionel Messi who has been heavily criticized for failure to transfer club’s success to the country still finds a reason to give back to his community. As Argentina is currently facing...

AFCON 2019: Algeria Beat Ivory Coast 4-3 On Penalties, To Face Super Eagles In S/Finals

Algeria defeated the Ivory Coast 4-3 on penalties in Suez Thursday to set up a semi-final showdown with Nigeria. The quarter-final finished 1-1 after extra time with Sofiane Feghouli giving Algeria a 20th-minute lead that was cancelled by Jonathan Kodjia on 62 minutes. In the...

The challenges of an underestimated player with goals – I’ll never settle for less, says Mario Lemina

​Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina has been one of the most under-appreciated prospects in the footballing world recently, Lemina can play in every position on the pitch apart from goalkeeper and striker. Lemina started his career at Lorient primarily playing as a winger and a...

Saving lives and backing Eagles – Nwankwo Kanu is indeed an inspiration

Nwankwo Kanu is one of the most naturally gifted football players to have come out of Africa. His football brain was on a different wavelength to his contemporaries and he proved his value by winning major titles everywhere he went. He finished as one of the most decorated...

Despite being injury-prone – This Victor Anichebe story will inspire you

Victor Chinedu Anichebe was born on April 23, 1988, in Lagos. A year later, he moved to Liverpool with his family. Having some of these influences spurred him to achieve athletic success. At age 15, Anichebe made Everton’s reserve team. Less than two years later, he was selected...

Any policeman who collects money for bail will be treated as saboteur —- AIG Shehu

The Assistant Instructor General of Police (AIG), in charge of Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan, Lagos, Mr. Lawal Shehu, has read riot acts to Area Commanders, Divisional Police Officers (DPOs) , rank and file serving under his command to shun bribery and corruption or risk the...

Meridien Cairo Management Celebrates Super Eagles’ Win Vs Bafana

The management of Super Eagles’ hotel abode, Meridien Cairo, presented the Nigerian team with a special cake to celebrate their win against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa on Wednesday,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Eagles defeated the Bafana Bafana 2-1 in an AFCON 2019...

Dangote, Otedola Pledge $75k Per Goal In Eagles’ Remaining AFCON 2019 Games

Business moguls, Aliko Dangote and Femi Otedola have promised the Super Eagles mouth-watering bonus for each goal scored in their remaining games at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Dangote has promised to dole out $50,000 per goal scored by...
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