IAAF Acknowledges Receipt Of $130,000 from Nigeria

  International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF), has acknowledged receipt of the full payment of $130,000, being grants overpayment it erroneously made to the Athletes Federation of Nigeria (AFN). The IAAF had mistakenly paid the money into the AFN’s account two years...

Taskforce evacuates Lion from private residence Lekki zoo

The operatives of the Lagos State Task Force has succeeded in moving a lion found at a private home around Victoria Island to a zoo in Omu Resorts, Lekki. Taskforce Chairman, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi, disclosed that the exercise was carried out in conjunction with officials of the...

Barcelona Plot to Sign Willian, Ruiz After Chelsea, Napoli Careers

Laliga giants Barcelona have renewed their interest to sign their longstanding target at Chelsea, Willian and Napoli midfielder, Fabian Ruiz when their contracts run out in the summer. According to a report on Mundo Deportivo, both Willian and Ruiz who will see out their current...

He’s Not Like Okocha – Rohr Plays Down Ebere Eze’s Hype

Coach of the senior national team of Nigeria Gernot Rohr has played down suggestions that QPR midfielder Ebere Eze is t‎he closest in terms of play to former Super Eagles captain Austin Okocha. Eze was courted by Nigeria for their AFCON 2021 Qualifiers games against Benin...

I will keep my officers on their toes — New Lagos State CP

The new Lagos State Commissioner of Police CP Hakeem Odumosu has vowed to keep men and officers of the Command on their toes. CP Odumosu, who officially took over from the former now an Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG ) Zubairu Muazu, said his mission was to fight...

AFCON 2021Q: Comoros Hold Egypt In Moroni

Egypt were held to their second successive draw of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying by new kids on the block hosts Comoros battled to 0-0 stalemate. Ghana made it two wins out of two but were made to work hard to edge past Sao Tome e Principe 1-0. After their 1-1 draw...

Super Eagles Players Rated and Slated in Maseru Victory over Lesotho

Lesotho flipped the script on Nigeria in the opening 11 minutes of their 2021 AFCON qualifying match, netting the opener. Masoabi Nkoto’s goal sprang the Eagles to life and quickly, they cranked up the tempo, two goals before the break and two more in the second half, before an...

Exclusive: Table Tennis Star Funke Oshonaike Reveals She’s Battled Depression for Years

Nigerian Veteran Table Tennis star Funke Oshonaike has revealed she has battled depression for many years and is currently medical help. Oshonaike who holds the record for the most Olympic Games appearance by a Nigerian female Athlete told www.brila.net, that she’d have to keep...

Onyekuru Wants Galatasaray Return, Turns Down CSKA, Locomotiv Moscow

Nigeria forward Henry Onyekuru has turned down overtures from Russian giants, CSKA Moscow and Locomotiv Moscow, preferring a loan return to Galatasaray of Turkey,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Onyekuru has struggled for regular playing time at French Ligue 1 club, Monaco this...