AFN Board Members Reject Ogba’s Resignation, To Probe $150k IAAF Grant

Board members of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) say Evangelist Solomon Ogba’s resignation from the federation’s board was an attempt to wave attention away from the $150,000 World Athletics grant given to the AFN for the hosting of the 21st African Athletics...

5 inmates electrocuted , 7 others injured in Ikoyi correctional Service

Minister of Interior Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has confirmed the death of five inmates in Ikoyi Custodial Centre of correctional service ,Lagos The minister also confirmed that seven others were seriously injured The inmates were electrocuted in their cells following a power surge...

Emirates FA Cup Draw: Liverpool Draw Everton, Wolves To Face Man United

Liverpool were handed a tricky tie as they will welcome Everton to Anfield in the third round of the Emirates FA Cup. The draw ceremony which was held on Monday was conducted by Arsenal legend Tony Adams and former Manchester City defender Micah Richards. Manchester United have...

Messi Makes Ballon d’Or History, Chukuweze Misses Out On Kopa Trophy

Lionel Messi has been crowned the winner of the Ballon d’Or for a record sixth time at the 2019 awards gala in Paris on Monday night. Messi, 32, succeeds Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric to the 64th edition of the prestigious honour and moves ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo, who...

West Ham Plot to Sign Ex-Arsenal Striker Akpom

West Ham United are close to signing ex-Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom from Paok Salonika having failed to land him in the summer. The Hammers ended an eight game winless run with a surprise 1-0 win at Chelsea on Saturday. But the London club are still keen to add some firepower up...

Rodgers Expects Iheanacho to Fight On With ‘Huge Boost of Confidence’

Brendan Rodgers believes that Kelechi Iheanacho’s match-winning performance in Leicester City’s 2-1 home win against Everton on Sunday is bound to give the forward huge confidence to fight on for playing time in the team, Cornerstonenewsng.com Iheanacho has struggled for regular...

Joshua ‘Hurt In Sparring’ Ahead Ruiz Rematch

Anthony Joshua has reportedly been rocked and hurt in sparring ahead of his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr on Saturday in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia. Joshua will bid to win back his three heavyweight world titles against the Mexican-American in their highly anticipated clash. The Briton...

Rodgers: Ndidi Is a Soldier, Platform Provider For Strikers

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers has hailed the impact of Wilfred Ndidi at the club this season, likening the Super Eagles midfield trojan to a soldier on the field of play, Cornerstonenewsng.com The Nigeria international has been one of the key performers for the Foxes...

Pochettino Open To Premier League Return Amid Arsenal, Man United Talk

Mauricio Pochettino is open to managing Arsenal and Manchester United following his dismissal by Tottenham Hotspur. Pochettino was sacked by Spurs last month after five-and-a-half years with the north London club. He is currently back in his homeland in Argentina , where he spent...

Tennis: Loveth Donatus returns 12 Months after and is Determined to Win Big

After one year away from Tennis Loveth Donatus returned to action last month at the Dala Hard Court Championship, where she reached the quarter-finals losing to Patience Onebamhoin in straight sets 6-1, 7-5. Playing through the pain barrier and rustiness from competitive action,...
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