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6 die in tanker explosion in Ogun

    …12 vehicles, motorcycles razed   Six persons have been confirmed dead while four others sustained varying degrees of injuries following a tanker explosion that occurred on Tuesday morning, along the Presidential Boulevard, Kuto axis of Abeokuta, the Ogun...

179 die in road crashes in Edo in 12 months

  The Edo State Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Henry Benamaisia, yesterday, said that no fewer than 179 persons died in road crashes across the state in the last 12 months.   Benamaisia also told newsmen in Benin that 252 accidents happened across...

Police arrest 2 cultists after gun duel in Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested two suspected notorious cultists after a fierce gun duel. The Command said that in a zeal to decimate cultists in the state, operatives attached to Ikorodu Division on Tuesday at about 12.30 pm, engaged some suspected members of Aiye...

Turkey: Nwakaeme Scores, Grabs Assist As Trabzonspor Beat Konyaspor

Nigeria forward Anthony Nwakaeme was on target and also bagged an assist as Trabzonspor beat Konyaspor 3-1 in their Turkish Super Lig clash at the Medical Park Stayumu on Tuesday, Cornerstonenewsng.com Nwakaeme opened scoring for Trabzonspor in the 21st minute after he was set up...

Former Sports Minister Ka’oje dies at 60, buried in Abuja

The late Former Sports Minister/Chairman, National Sports Commission, Hon. Bala Bawa Ka’oje has been buried. The Nigeria Football Federation expressed its shock and sadness at the passing of the former Minister, with the NFF General Secretary, Dr Mohammed Sanusi describing the...

Leicester City Coach Brendan Rodgers- Wilfred Ndidi Could Cost £150 Million

Coach of Leicester City Brendan Rodgers has hinted that Nigeria international midfielder Wilfred Ndidi could be worth as high as £150 million if he adds some other qualities to his game. The coach while speaking ahead of Leicester City’s clash against Chelsea waxed lyrical about...

Saka, Smith Rowe Set Premier League Record In Arsenal’s Win Over Newcastle

Bukayo Saka and Emile Smith Rowe made Premier League history in Arsenal’s comfortable 3-0 win against Newcastle United on Monday night. The youngsters were both heavily involved as Arsenal made light work off Steve Bruce’s side thanks to three second half goals, moving into the...

Shape Up Or Ship Out – Coach of CSKA Moscow Warns Chidera Ejuke

Coach of Russian side CSKA Moscow has warned Nigerian striker Chidera Ejuke about his chances of getting regular run of games if he doesn’t improve on his output. Viktor Gancharenko was instrumental in the signing of the 23 year old forward last summer from Dutch side Heerenveen...

Ogunjobi U-17 Championship To Kick-off February 5th as organisers roll out plans

Organisers of the of late Chief Taiwo Joseph Ogunjobi U-17 Tournament, Ijesha Football Association in State of Osun have rolled out plans for the hosting of the second edition which kicks off on February 5th to 28th 2021. In a meeting held recently the Board of football council...

‘When A Foundation Is Faulty, The Building Collapses’: Pepsi Football Academy, Reasons Why Mikel Obi Is Still Standing- Brown Ayodeji

Pepsi Football Academy Coach, Brown Ayodeji has stated that the Pepsi Football academy has helped so many young and bright football talents discover the basis of football skills. The Ex Nigerian international, who also played for the academy (Pepsi Football Academy) as well...
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