Egwu Eke 4: IPOB, MASSOB condemn name change

Pro- Biafra groups and civil societies have condemned the renaming of the annual training exercises of the Nigerian Army codenamed “Exercise Egwu Eke” to ‘Exercise Atilogwu Udo’. The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra...

Gunmen kill 1, abduct teacher, 4 others in Kaduna

Gunmen have killed one person and abducted five others, including a primary school headteacher, in what appeared to be coordinated attacks in some villages in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State. A source in one of the affected villages, who spoke on the condition...

“2020 Olympics could be my last”- Blessing Oborududu

African games gold medalist in 68kg, Blessing Oborududu has declared her readiness to qualify for the Olympics after missing out on automatic tickets from the 2019 World Wrestling Championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan also hinting that it could be her last competitive outing....

Olympic bound rower Esther Tokoh calls for early prepation and trianing tour

Nigeria rowing gold medalist, Esther Tokoh Tamarameabi has expressed her excitement following her qualification for the 2020 Olympics and gold medal at the Africa Rowing tournament but also revealed that it was no easy feat but has dedicated her win to God, hard work and focus....

Sam Ahmedu says NBBF will choose worthy representative for BAL 2020 when league commence

President of FIBA Africa Zone 3, Rtd. Col. Sam Ahmedu has stated that the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) hopes the Nigerian Men’s Basketball league will start soon and believes the country still have enough time to prepare and pick representatives for the inaugural...

Oshoala On Target As Barcelona Ladies Thrash Minsk 5-0 In Champions League Clash

Nigeria forward Asisat Oshoala scored once as Barcelona Ladies thrashed Belarusian outfit, FC Minsk 5-0 in their UEFA Women’s Champions League round of 16 encounter at the Johan Cryuff Stadium on Thursday night, Cornerstonenewsng.com Oshoala opened scoring for the home team in...

I may not celebrate a win against MFM, says Heartland Boss Ilechukwu

Former MFM FC coach Fidelis Illechukwu has said that he might not celebrate if his team Heartland FC defeat his former side MFM FC in the first match of the NPFL league season.  Ilechukwu told Cornerstonenewsng.comexclusively that the match is going to be a tough one because most...

He’s Like Iheanacho When It Comes To Scoring Goals – Manu Garba Praise Nigeria U17 Striker Kunle Olusegun

Coach of the Nigeria U17 team Manu Garba has praised the goal scoring form of ABS teen forward Olakunle Olusegun after his brace for South Korea in their 4-2 friendly win. The coach while speaking to Cornerstonenewsng.com said Kunle is provoking memories of Leicester City forward...

NFF Chief Sanusi backs Eagles to beat Togo silly in Agege

NFF scribe Dr. Mohammed Sanusi says he is optimistic that if the Togolese are capable of scoring four goals in their own ground, we, Super Eagles should be ready to score them 6 goals here in Agege. Speaking to brila.net, the general secretary of the NFF highlighted the...

Eaglets shove aside Korea, ready for World Cup

Golden Eaglets of Nigeria showed class as they defeated South Korea 4-2 in their second friendly game played at HWT Sports Academy in Sao Paulo on Wednesday evening. Samson Tijani’s shot outside the box was headed into the goal by Divine Nwachukwu in the 6th minute. It was an...
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