6 dead, 8 rescued in Lagos building collapse

At least six persons have been confirmed dead, eight persons rescued while some people were still trapped in a building that collapsed on 62, Ondo Street, Obalende area of Lagos Island. It was gathered that the three story building was under under construction before collapsed....

Edo Police bust robbery syndicate of ‘pregnant woman’, 2 men

The Edo State Police command has arrested three suspects including a pregnant woman and two men for alleged armed robbery. It was learnt that the woman usually feigns that she was in labour along the road while her male accomplices would pounce on any would-be helpers and rob...

Village head allegedly assassinated in Kaduna

The village head of Runji, Auchan Ward, Ikara Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Musa Abubakar, was yesterday morning assassinated by gunmen in his house. The slain traditional father had since been buried in accordance with Islamic rites. One of his children, Suleiman Musa,...

UEFA Nations League: England Beat Belgium To End Unbeaten Run

England came back from a goal down to beat Belgium 2-1, at Wembley Stadium to go top spot in UEFA Nations League A, Group 2. The world’s number one ranked team have now suffered their first defeat since November 2018.  Belgium thought they’ve opened the scoring after Yannick...

IGP disband SARS

Following a public and international outcry, police authorities acting on the orders of President Muhammadu Buhari has disbanded the Special Anti-Robbery Squads (SARS)nationwide. The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, announced the dissolution of the police unit...

NSF-USA to distribute COVID-19 relief package to 400 players in Lagos

A total of 400 Non-League football players based in Lagos State are to receive COVID-19 relief package on Thursday and Friday this week. The Project is sponsored by Nigeria Sports Federation (NSF)-USA and packaged by Sportflames Communications and GIS Sports. NSF-USA Coordinator...

Ekong congratulates Dessers, Akpoguma, others on their Super Eagles debut

Super Eagles assistant Captain, William Troost-Ekong has congratulated the players who debuted for Nigeria against Algeria on Friday.   Players like Zaidu Sanusi,  Frank Onyeka, Kevin Akpoguma,  midfielder Tijani Samson and Cyriel Dessers appeared in the colours of Nigeria for...

Victor Osimhen is Nigeria’s Best Striker by a Mile and it’s a Problem

The long awaited return of the Super Eagles to action since the COVID-19 out break didn’t quite play out as most would have hoped, a narrow 1-0 defeat to Algeria, Africa’s best team, seemed overly flattering of a side that looked slightly disjointed for the better part of...