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Premier League: Werner Ends Goal Drought As Chelsea Beat Newcastle, Move Into Top Four

Timo Werner ended his goal drought and helped Chelsea beat visiting Newcastle United 2-0 to move into the top four. Werner scored his first league goal since November 7, as he added to substitute Olivier Giroud’s strike. The victory saw the Blues leapfrog Liverpool and West Ham...

NFF Strategises On Ways To Improve Domestic Leagues

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Melvin Pinnick on Monday presided over a meeting to chart a more robust course for sustainability and improvement of the organisation of the various leagues: Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), Nigeria National League...

Couple bags 40 years jail term for N53m Fraud

A couple, Ebiesuwa Abayomi Fredrick and his wife, Tinuola Idayat Oyegunle,have been sentenced to 40 years imprisonment each. Justice Joyce Abdulmalik of the Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State today, February 15, 2021, found them guilty on all four counts of...

Police arrest 8 traffic robbers in Lagos

  The Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command has arrested eight suspected robbers terrorising Motorists and their passengers at the Ketu area of the State. Lagos State Police Public Public Relations Officer (PPRO) CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said:...

Kwara United go top of the Pile with win over Dakkada

Kwara United continued with their impressive form this season with a 3-0 win over Dakkada FC in Ilorin on Sunday. Kwara United went into the game with six matches unbeaten run, including a flawless away win over Sunshine Stars last weekend.   It took the Abdullahi Biffo’s boys 13...

Man stabs wife to death over suspicion of infidelity in Ogun

  The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 48-year-old man for allegedly stabbing his wife,38, to death on suspicion of infidelity. The suspect, Sobola Olatunji, a staff of Remo North Local Government Area, was arrested on Saturday. Sobola’s arrest followed a...

Judge orders police to produce Ohakim

Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday ordered the police to produce former Governor of Imo, Ikedi Ohakim in court for arraignment. Ohakim and Chinedu Okpareke were dragged to the Federal High Court by the police over allegations of threatening and...

Kidnappers demand N10m for abducted Delta couple

  Kidnappers of a couple in Delta State have reportedly demanded a ransom of N10 million to free the victims. The couple, Mr. & Mrs. Kelvin Mordi were abducted last Saturday along the Agbor axis of the Benin-Asaba-Onitsha Expressway while going to a wedding reception....

Nasarawa United End Three-game Losing streak in Win Against Akwa United

Nasarawa United needed a last minute strike from Ebuka Anaekwe to beat Akwa United in their NPFL clash played at the Lafia Township stadium on Sunday. The three point brought an end to Nasarawa United’s three matches losing streak in the league, while Akwa United tasted defeat...

NNL 2021: Joy Cometh Coach Explains Tactical Battle Win Over Gateway United

Joy Cometh FC kicked off their 2021 Nigerian National League campaign with a convincing 3-0 win over Gateway United FC on Sunday at the Agege Township Stadium. Post-match, head coach of the team Kazeem Alabi spoke to Sports247. He admitted that it was an intense game and further...
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