17th IAAF Worlds: Enekwechi Becomes 1st Nigerian To Reach Shot Put Final; 4x100m Relays Take Centre Stage

Nigeria’s Shot Put record holder, Chukwuebuka Enekwechi made history on Thursday by becoming the first Nigerian, man or woman, to qualify for the final of the event in the history of the IAAF World Championships,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. The USA-based Enekwechi threw...

Gunmen Kill Lawmaker In Delta

A principal officer of Sapele Local Government Legislative Arm, Chief Venture Kagbude has been shot dead by suspected hired assassins. Kagbude, a Majority Leader of the Sapele Council Legislative arm who doubled as the Chairman of Okirighre Community in Sapele Local Government...

Former Flying Eagles Captain, Isaac Promise Dies At 31

Turkish championship side, Austin BOLD FC have confirmed the death of Nigeria international, Isaac Promise, at the age of 31 years,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Promise, who once captained Nigeria U20s, Flying Eagles, died on Thursday, Austin BOLD President, Bobby Epstein,...

9 Games, 7 Goals – Sadiq Umar Scores Brace To Power Partizan Belgrade To Europa League Win

Former Nigeria U23 forward Sadiq Umar continued his fine run of form in front of goal for Serbian side Partizan Beograd with a brace to hand them a 2-1 win over FC Astana in the Europa League, Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Sadiq who finished as top scorer for Nigeria at the Rio...

JUST IN – Former Nigeria U-20 Captain, Isaac Promise is dead

Former Flying Eagles skipper Isaac Promise is dead.   According to a press statement by his club, Austin Bold FC, Promise died on Wednesday night at the age of  31.   Isaac is a full Nigerian international who has represented the Super Eagles in the 2005 FIFA World Youth...

Ex Nigeria U20 Captain Isaac Promise Has Died At The Age Of 31

The death has been announced of of the former captain of the Nigeria U20 team Isaac Promise, Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. His death was announced by America USL side Austin Bold FC on their website and according to the statement he died yesterday ‎but the cause of his death...

Efe Ambrose Speaks On His Time With Tomori At Derby County – He Wasn’t Proud Of His Nigerian Root

Former Nigeria international defender Efe Ambrose has reacted to the decision of his former Derby County teammate Fikayo Tomori to snub Nigeria in order to continue his international career with Nigeria. Tomori was called up to the senior national team of England for the first...

Osimhen Subjected To Drug Test After Performance Against Chelsea In UCL

Lille striker Victor Osimhen yesterday was made to undergo a random drug test after putting in an impressive shift which he crowned with a goal despite his team losing 1-2 at home to Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League, Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Osimhen headed a cornerkick...

Villarreal Open Contract Extension Talks With Chukwueze In Bid To Increase His Buy-Out Clause

Villarreal are not taking any chances regarding the valuation of their Nigerian sensation Samuel Chukwueze with the club set to improve his buy out clause in the new contract proposed to the left footed player, Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Chukwueze’s initial release clause...

Why Bother About Tammy Abraham When You Have Osimhen – Ex England International Tells Rohr

Former England international striker John Fashanu has reacted to the decision of Tammy Abraham to pursue an international career with England ahead of Nigeria. Abraham as at yesterday said he is open to the prospect of playing for Nigeria despite having represented England from...
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