Stoke City considering summer move for Ex Super Eagles Captain

Championship club, Stoke City are interested in signing former Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi this summer. According to a report on StokeonTrentlive, the Potters are in the market for a holding midfielder and Mikel is believed to be top of their wish list.   The ex-Nigeria...

Obi’s Chievo Miss Out On Serie A Promotion After Semi-final Defeat To Spezia 

Joel Obi’s Chievo Verona have been knocked out in the race to return to Serie A after they lost 3-1 away to Spezia, in the second-leg semi-final of the promotion play-off on Tuesday,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Obi featured from the start in the game before he was replaced with...

EFCC arrests 3 corps members, 19 Undergraduates, 10 others for alleged internet fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibadan Zonal Office, on Tuesday, arrested 32  “Yahoo boys”  for alleged involvement in internet fraud. The suspects were apprehended during a raid on their hideout in Ogbomoso, Oyo State. Officers of the EFCC...

Father, friend docked over defilement of 15-year-old stepdaughter

A 50-year-old man, Paul Nnadi and his friend, yesterday appeared before Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court and were later remanded in Kirikiri Correctional Centre, Lagos, over alleged raping of Nnadi’s 15-year-old stepdaughter. The police charged Nnadi and his friend...

Herdsmen: IPOB vows to revenge Bayelsa killings

.says present generation of Biafra different to 1967 The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) presently raged by the heinous killing of a couple in Bayelsa State by suspected herdsmen, has vowed to revenge and put an end to the wanton killings especially in the zone.In a press...

‘981 sex offenders await trial in Lagos’ – DPP

…judgement delivered in 122 The Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP), yesterday said there are 981 inmates awaiting trial for sexual offences at the Correctional Centres in Lagos, and 586 of these inmates (60 percent) are in custody for cases of defilement. The Director of...

Sports Ministry Gives NFF Go Ahead To Disburse FIFA’s $2m Fund 

The NFF Executive Committee has been given the go ahead by the leadership of the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports, to share the two million dollar (#772m) fund from FIFA across the various clubs and governing bodies of the various Leagues,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports....

Sporting FC Wonder Kid Kobiro Okotie Signs For Armenia Premier League Side FC Urartu

Sporting FC Starboy Kobiro Okotie has signed a professional contract with an Armenian premier league side FC Urartu. He was part of the team that won Channels kids cup in 2013, and thereafter, went for a training tour in South Africa. He also won the sports festival tournament...

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper Aiyenugba completes Kwara United move

Kwara United have completed the signing of former Super Eagles goalie Dele Aiyenugba ahead of the 2020/21 Nigerian Professional Football League season. At the outgone NPFL season which was canceled due to the continuous threat of Coronavirus, Kwara United were aiming to finish...