OFFICIAL – Onyekuru completes permanent move to AS Monaco

AS Monaco have signed Henry Onyekuru from Everton on a five-year contract for a fee believed to be in the region of £12.5million with a further £1.4m in add-ons. The Nigerian striker departs having failed to make a single senior appearance for the Toffees since joining from KAS...

12th All-Africa Games: Aigbogun picks 18 for Rabat 2019

Flying Eagles coach Paul Aigbogun has released his final list of 18 players who will represent Nigeria at the 12th All-Africa Games starting this week in Morocco. The U20 team has been training in Abuja for the past two weeks as they prepare for Africa’s showpiece multi-sport...

Onyekuru Pens Emotional Message To Everton, Galatasaray After Completing Everton Move

Henry Onyekuru has expressed gratitude to both Everton and Galatasaray as he takes on a new challenge in Ligue 1 with AS Monaco. Onyekuru completed a permanent switch from Everton to Monaco on Monday, signing a five year contract. “I want to thank @everton for the opportunity and...

Sneijder Retires As Professional Footballer, Becomes Utrecht Director

Netherlands legend, Wesley Sneijder, has called it quits as professional footballer and formally announced the decision on Monday, as well as his new role as director in his hometown club, Utrecht – a Dutch Eredivisie side. Sneijder, 35, ended his illustrious career at Qatari...

Nursing mother dies trying to save father falling from a tree

A nursing mother, 21, has been crushed to death in Umungada village, Umuomaku in Orumba South local government of Anambra State while attempting to save her father from a tree fall. The victim, Chinwendu Ike, was said to have gone to catch her father, Mr Samuel Ike, who was...

Ex Flying Eagles Captain Ajagun Speaks On Super Eagles Chance After Scoring Goal Of The Week In Belgium

Former captain of Nigeria U20 team Abul Jeleel Ajagun made headlines in Belgium with his goal for Kortrijk in their 3-1 win away to Cercle Brugge in the Belgium top division. Ajagun’s goal was roundly voted the best goal in Belgium and the 26 year old who captained the U-20 team...

Celta Vigo Hand New Deal To Former Nigeria U20 Invitee Emmanuel Apeh

Emmanuel Apeh has been handed a one year extension by Laliga side Celta Vigo following the expiration of his one year deal with the club at the end of last season, Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Apeh joined the team from fellow Spanish side Lorca on a free transfer starting off...

Father impregnates daughter in Ogun

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 52 -year- old man for allegedly impregnating his biological daughter at the Sango Ota area of the State. The suspect, Ikhine, was alleged to have raped his daughter several times before he finally put her in a family way. A senior...

Driver commits suicide by drinking sniper in Lagos

A commercial bus driver, Kabiru Bello has committed suicide by drinking insecticide, a sniper at the Lady Lack area of Shomolu, Lagos. 43 -year – old Bello had left his home at Owode Ibeshe, area of Ikorodu to a mechanic workshop at Shomolu where he parked his Volkswagen...

Trending On Complete Sports 12.08.19

Trending On Cornerstone News Nigeria showcases the trending stories making the rounds during the weekend on Cornerstone News Nigeria, they are the Editors “Pick of the week” You can click on the link to read the full story. Enjoy! Osimhen Revels In Perfect Start For Lille Vs...
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