Ogun State First Lady Flags Off 2019 Olympic Day Run

The First Lady of Ogun State, Her Excellency Mrs Bamidele Abiodun was the cynosure of all eyes on Saturday at the MKO Abiola Stadium, Kuto Abeokuta where she flagged off this year’s Olympic Day Run, an event used to promote the practice of mass sport. Organised under the auspices...

SARS operatives kill man in Lagos

Pandemonium broke out yesterday morning at the Ilupeju area of Lagos as one person was shot dead by the operatives of the State Anti Robbery Squad ( SARS) of the Lagos State Police Command. Youths and sympathizers were protesting what they described as ‘one killing too many...

N2m Up For Grabs In Bola Akindele Youth Cup

The third edition of the Bola Akindele Youth Cup featuring U-15 boys and U-16 girls kicked off in Lagos at the weekend with Rivers FC, Oshodi beating Legend FC, Surulere 1-0 in the boys’ category. 24 male teams and 16 female teams will compete for the N2 million prize money in...

Obasanjo writes Buhari again, says it is a matter of life and death

I am constrained to write to you this open letter. I decided to make it an open letter because the issue is very weighty and must be greatly worrisome to all concerned Nigerians and that means all right-thinking Nigerians and that resident in Nigeria. Since the issue is of...

Suspected killers of Fasoranti’s daughter in police net Ondo State Police

Public Relations Officer in Ondo State, Femi Joseph, yesterday disclosed that the command had made a number of arrests of suspected killers of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, the daughter of the leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti. Although...

Algeria Coach, Belmadi: How We Clipped Super Eagles’ Wings

Algeria head coach, Djamel Belmadi, has explained how his side prevented Super Eagles duo, Ahmed Musa and Samuel Chukwueze from having a major influence in Sunday’s AFCON 2019 semifinal match at the Cairo International Stadium, Cornerstonenewsng.com The Desert Foxes handed the...

AFCON 2019: Pinnick, Dikko, Sanusi pump up Eagles’ spirit

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick, alongside his 2ndVice President, Shehu Dikko and General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi were on Monday at the Le Meridien Cairo Airport hotel camp of the Super Eagles to ginger the players ahead ...

From youngest player on U.S. World Cup roster to confident go-to player

Nicknamed the Baby Horse for her speed, running style, and youth, 2012 FIFA World Player of the Year finalist, Alex Morgan did not start club football until she was 14-years-old, a fairly late start. But Alex Morgan has evolved over the years from a football late bloomer to a...

Akpeyi: Losing To Algeria Through Late Goal Disappointing; Eagles’ Future Bright

Super Eagles goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi is disappointed with the team’s AFCON 2019 semifinal defeat to the Desert Foxes of Algeria,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. The Super Eagles’ hopes of winning a fourth continental title came to an end after they suffered a 2-1 loss to Algeria...

Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic shares winning tips

‘I always try to imagine myself as a winner – blocking out the noise, You have to keep reminding yourself that you’re there for a reason and that you are better than the other guy’. Tennis World No 1. Djokovic had to maintain his focus through a final set which lasted two hours...
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