Soldier kills lieutenant for not giving him pass to go home

A soldier of the Nigerian army’s 202 battalions in Bama, Borno state, has killed a lieutenant who did not give him a pass to visit his family, sources have told TheCable. A pass is written permission to be away from one’s military unit for a limited period of time, and with the...

Trucks crush pregnant woman, 4 others to death in Ebonyi

Tragedy struck Thursday in Ebonyi State as two fully-loaded trucks crushed five persons to death at different times and locations in the state. One was killed at Ndubia in Izzi Local Government Aea of the state while another four were killed at Okposi in Ohaozara LGA of the...

Sports Ministry: ‘Gusau’s Claims Of Favourable Appeal Court Judgement Untrue’

The Nigerian Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has described as untrue the claims purportedly made by Engineer Ibrahim Shehu Gusau (pictured above) on the Social Media that the Ministry lost its appeal at the Court of Appeal and confirmed him the President of the...

Chelsea Make Offer For Barcelona Keeper Ter Stegen

Chelsea have reportedly tabled an offer for Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen, as Frank Lampard looks to immediately address his crisis in the goal area. According to reports in Spain Chelsea have already put an undisclosed offer in to Barcelona...

HOW TESILIMI BALOGUN BECAME “THUNDER” – BY KUNLE SOLAJA

Tesilimi Balogun in whose honour the Teslim Balogun in Lagos is named featured prominently in many Nigerian cup finals called the Challenge Cup in the 1950s. He became a legend in Nigerian football. But the only national competition he featured in was the Challenge Cup. Unlike...

Eid-El-Kabir: Osahon Greets Muslims Urges Football Stakeholders To Adhere Covid-19 Guidelines

As Muslims all over the world are preparing to celebrate Eid-El-Kabir tomorrow, chairman of FC Robo Queens of Lagos, Emmanuel Osahon has urged the football stakeholders to calm down and adhere to the COVID-19 guidelines recommended by the government. Osahon made the appeal in his...

Omoruyi Signs First Pro Contract With SD Huseca, Starts From B Team

Young Nigerian striker Kevin Carlos Omoruyi has signed his first professional contract with the newly promoted Laliga side, SD Huesca until 2023,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Omoruyi joined Huesca as a 18 year old in July 2019 from Tercera Division [4th Division] side AD...

Super Falcons Defender Ohale Joins AS Roma Women’s Team

AS Roma women’s team have announced the signing of Super Falcons defender Osinachi Ohale from Spanish side Tacon,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. The club announced Ohale’s signing in a statement released on their official website on Thursday. “The AS Roma...

NBBF celebrates Arizona Women Basketball player of the Decade, Ibekwe

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has showered encomiums on Ifunanya Ibekwe who was recently voted University of Arizona Women Basketball best player in the last 10 years. Ibekwe, who became the first-ever basketballer to record fifty-five double-doubles was announced the winner...

Odewale, Ekiti State HOS, other patrons, reaffirm support for football development in the state

Football development in Ekiti State have received tacit supports from its stakeholders, patrons and the government towards ensuring its steady growth. In recent times, the beautiful game has been given a new lease of life in the state, through the proactive and concerted efforts...
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