CHAN 2020 Qualifier: Togo Thrash Home Eagles 4-1 In Lome

Nigeria now face a stern test in a bid to make it to the 2020 African Nations Championship after the home-based Super Eagles suffered an agonising 4-1 defeat to Togo in the first leg of their final qualifying round fixture at the Stade de Kegue on Sunday evening,...

CHAN 2020: Togo’s Hawks Thrash Super Eagles 4-1 in Lome

Sparrow Hawks of Togo hit the Super Eagles 4-1 in Lome on Sunday in a first leg, second-round qualifying match of the 2020 African Nations Championship scheduled for Cameroon. Sunusi Ibrahim gave Nigeria the lead in the 8th minute before the Togolese trio of Richard Nane (16′ and...

Police busts baby theft syndicate in Lagos, rescue a week -old- baby

The Lagos State Police Command has busted a child’s theft syndicate in Lagos. The police recovered a one -week -old -baby stolen from Gombe State from the syndicate. The baby who was seriously sick has been taken to the hospital for treatment. Lagos State police public...

Bauchi First Lady, Keyamo, Odita, Others Bag Nigeria Philanthropy Award

For their passion and the zeal to assist the less-privileged in the society, the first lady of Bauchi state, Niger Delta Junior Minister, Festus Keyamo, Odita Sunday, a journalist with The Guardian Newspaper among other notable Nigerians were on Saturday awarded with the...

Drug abuse: Nigerians need education on use of alcohol – Iweh

A producer of a leading imported wine in Nigeria, Mr. James Iweh, the CEO of JAMEK Nigeria Beverages has urged Nigerians to learn to equip self on the benefits and health hazard of alcohol intake. JAMEK boss said the future of wine business in the country will be great if...

2 die, many injured as rival cult groups clash in Lagos

Two persons were stabbed to death and several others injured Saturday night at the Itire area of Surulere, Lagos, when two rival cult members clashed. The clash lasted till Sunday morning before the Police were able to take control. At least eight persons have been arrested in...

Police arrest fake Ned Nwoko’s son

A serial scammer faking as the son of Ned Nwoko, billionaire entrepreneur and frontline politician, has been nabbed by the police. Emmanuel O. Israel ( a.k.a Emzy), 21, posing as Emzy Ned Nwoko Jnr. was arrested in Mbiama, Ahoada West Local Government Area of Port Harcourt,...

Stakeholders Blast AFN Over IAAF World Championships List

Stakeholders in track and field have lambasted the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) over list of athletes that will be donning the white and green colours of Nigeria at the IAAF World Championships which begins later this month in Doha, Qatar. The AFN last week released a...

Osimhen helps Lille earn first point on the road

Victor Osimhen registered an assist in Lille’s Ligue Un match on Sunday as Les Dogues drew 1-1 away to Rennes. Osimhen and the Lille attack created six goalscoring chances, but their dominance yielded little in the first half as the hosts held a tight backline.   It wasn’t until...

Togo 4-1 Nigeria: Eagles African Nations Championship hopes hangs in the balance

Nigeria’s Eagles B side led for just 6 minutes as they crumbled 4-1 in the first-leg of the 2020 African Nations Championship qualifiers away to Togo on Sunday. The Eagles took the lead through Ibrahim Sunusi in the opening 10 minutes of the encounter, but the hosts didn’t take...
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