Nigeria qualify for 2019 U23 AFCON finals

Cup holders Nigeria will defend their Africa U23 Cup of Nations title in Egypt in November after the Olympic Eagles secured a robust 5-0 win over their Sudanese counterpart in the final qualifying leg at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba on Tuesday evening. A brace by Ndifreke...

Friendly: Ukraine force ‘new’ Super Eagles to 2-2 draw

A relatively new breed Super Eagles team came close to bringing down Ukraine’s ‘Blue and Yellow’ at the Dnipro Arena on Tuesday before suffering a loss of concentration that saw Ukraine tie the game 2-2 with two goals in 45 seconds. Debutant Joseph Ayodele-Aribo put the seal on a...

Brilliant Super Eagles Held By Ukraine In Enthralling Friendly

The Super Eagles were held to a 2-2 draw by Ukraine in a friendly encounterat the Dnipro Arena on Tuesday, Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Debutant, Joe Aribo put the Super Eagles ahead in the third minute following an enterprising display of skills by Samuel Kalu Kalu dazzled the...

Lebanese murdered, dumped in septic tank in Lagos

A Lebanese, Bossan Khodari, has been murdered and dumped in a septic tank in his compound on Bombay Crescent, Apapa area of Lagos. The Police have traced the murder to his domestic staff who is on the run. The police said they have declared the domestic staff and two others...

Woman subjects self, girl 5, others to one-month dry fasting.

. I’m obeying God’s divine order A woman from hell who subjected herself, kids including a five -year -old daughter to one-month compulsory dry fasting and prayers has declared that she was obeying God’s order. The Lagos State Police Command, however, rescued...

Visa fee: 2 bags 13- years imprisonment each for defrauding the US

Two young men have been convicted and sentenced to 13 years imprisonment respectively by the Lagos State Magistrate Court, Igbosere, for stealing a total sum N50 million, proceeds of United States of America visa fees. The convicts; Ismail Adefila and Busari Kabiru were docked...

Live Blogging: Ukraine Vs Nigeria (International Friendly)

Welcome toCornerstonenewsng.com’s live blogging of the international friendly match between Ukraine and Nigeria Stay tuned here for the live updates of the proceedings as they unfold inside the Dnipro Arena   The post Live Blogging: Ukraine Vs Nigeria (International Friendly)...

Olympic Eagles Thump Sudan 5-0, Bag U-23 AFCON Ticket

Nigeria’s Olympic Eagles made a mincemeat of their Sudanese counterparts, thumping the North Africans 5-0 at Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba on Tuesday to qualify for the 2019 CAF U-23 Africa Cup of Nations slated for Cairo, Egypt, in November,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Ndifreke...

Player Ratings: Nigeria U23 5-0 Sudan U23 : Top Marks For Azubuike Okechukwu, Ndidfreke & Ndah

The U23 team of Nigeria secured passage to the 2019 Africa U23 Cup of Nations with a convincing 5-0 win over Sudan in the second leg of the final round of qualifiers for the tournament which will take place in Egypt. The win helped the team qualify on a 5-1 aggregate score and...

Ndidfreke Hits Brace As Nigeria U23 Thrash Sudan 5-0 To Seal Spot At Africa U23 Cup Of Nations

The U23 team of Nigeria coached by Imama Amapakabo overturned the 0-1 defeat they suffered away against Sudan in style by winning 5-0 to qualify on a 5-1 aggregate score. Taiwo Awoniyi set the Nigerians on their way to the big win with a headed goal after Sunusi Ibrahim shot was...
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