Sports Minister Inaugurates Probe Committee Monday On Team Nigeria’s Doha 2019 Campaign

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare will on Monday inaugurate a committee to review the participation of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) at the 2019 World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar as part of measures to forestall a reoccurrence of...

Kaduna ‘torture house’ 2: Some have been in chains for 8 years – Commissioner

Some of the rescued inmates of Nigga Rehabilitation and Skill Acquisition Centre, Rigasa in Igabi local government area of Kaduna State, have been in chains for eight years, Commissioner for Human Services and Social Development, Hajiya Hafsat Baba hinted Sunday evening.The...

Assistant police commissioner kidnapped

An Assistant Commissioner of Police Musa Rambo has been kidnapped. The Kaduna State Police Command on Sunday confirmed the kidnapping of ACP Rambo, along the Kaduna-Nasarawa highway. Confirming the development in Kaduna, police public relations officer in the state, Yakubu Sabo,...

Protest rocks Yenagoa as flood kills 2 brothers

 Protest on Sunday rocked Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital over the death of two brothers at Agudama area while trying to cross the flooded Epie- Creek that stretched from Igbogene to down Yenagoa. The Epie- Creek which has been neglected over the years is prone to flood and is...

7 terrorists killed, 8 others crippled by own IEDs in Borno – Army

The Nigerian Army has said that seven terrorists died when their vehicle stepped on Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) they planted for troops in Lamba’a forest along Jakana-Mainok road in Borno. Col. Aminu Iliyasu, the Nigerian Army Operations Media Coordinator, who disclosed...

Cat pusher, 2 others arrested for theft

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a cat pusher and two others for theft. The cat pusher nabbed for allegedly vandalizing a truck and the two others were arrested for allegedly buying the truck’s parts from the truck pusher. The suspects were picked by the...

Kalu, Maja rated poorly in Bordeaux’s narrow defeat at Home to Saint Etienne

Samuel Kalu played 55 minutes and Josh Maja got 6 minutes in Bordeaux’s Ligue Un match against Saint Etienne on Sunday. A poor game for Kalu, the winger managed just one shot and uncharacteristically did not complete a single dribble.   Sunday’s defeat is Bordeaux’s second...

Robbery suspect in Police net for stealing tithes and Offerings in Church

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested the leader of a robbery gang that recently broke into a Church and stole offering and tithe monies running into millions. The suspect claimed that his gang only stole N670, OOO and not millions. The police said they have been on the...

Super Eagles B Striker, Alimi: We Were Unlucky Against Togo

LLobi stars and Super Eagles B Striker Sikiru Alimi who netted a brace in the 2-0 win against the Hawks of Togo at the Agege Stadium Lagos on Saturday, has attributed the team’s failure to score more goals in that CHAN 2020 qualifying second leg match to...

Chidinma Okeke, Ohale end up on the losing sides in La Liga

Super Falcons defender Chidinma Okeke played all 90 minutes for Madrid in the derby against Atletico Madrid, but it was the League champions who came out tops, snatching a narrow 1-0 victory. Okeke made her sixth appearance for the club this season at the Estadio Wanda Atlético...
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