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Insecurity : NAS demands clamp down on kidnappers

The National Association of Seadogs (Pyrates Confraternity) has a demand for a clamp-down on bandits and kidnappers terrorizing Northern Nigeria. According to the organization, it was not enough for the government to rejoice over the release of schoolchildren without ensuring...

Police raid criminal hideouts in Abuja, nab 40 

      The  Federal Capital Territory (FCT)  Police Command has arrested 40 suspects in connection with various alleged criminal offences in the state. FCT  Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Mariam Yusuf,  in a Statement, listed the offences to include car...

Dare: National Principals Cup Back To Stay

The Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare, at the weekend declared that the revived National Principals Cup has come to stay this time to boost the development of football in Nigeria. The competition is a developmental grassroots event for all secondary schools in the country. Dare was...

NPFL: Kwara United Pip Wolves; Reclaim Top Spot, Rangers Floor Heartland

Kwara United reclaim top spot in the Nigeria Professional Football League following a 2-0 win against Warri Wolves in Ilorin on Sunday, Cornerstonenewsng.com Stephen Jude opened scoring for the home team in the eighth minute, while Michael Ohanu added the second four minutes...

Foundation Wants Omu Anioma Palace Listed Among Delta Tourism Destinations

      The Odita Sunday Charity Foundation (TOSCF) has said that the Omu Anioma Palace Okpanam should be listed among the Delta State Tourism Destinations, describing the traditional ground as depicting what the Aniomas is known for culturally.   The clarion...

Ejuke dazzles but CSKA Moscow Fall in Derby vs Lokomotiv Moscow

Chidera Ejuke came off the bench in the second half for CSKA Moscow, but couldn’t rescue his side as they fell 2-0 on the road against Lokomotiv Moscow. Ejuke was introduced before the restart and despite his mesmerizing play the winger fell short on turning it to goals.   The...

Edo State Deputy Governor Applauds Sports Minister

The Deputy Governor of Edo State Honorable Philip Shaibu has commended the Minister of Sports Mr. *Sunday Dare* for reviving the Principal’s cup. Speaking at the ceremonial kick off in Lagos he said “I want to use this medium to thank Mr. *Sunday Dare* for reviving t...

We are ready to host NLO teams – Ekiti FA …praises state govt on sports development

There is a buzz of excitement in Ekiti state as it is set to welcome 16 football teams from Kwara and different states in South- West Nigeria, participating in the Nationwide league. Speaking with journalists, the Chairman of Ekiti State Football Association, Bayo Olanlege,...

Sadiq Umar Inspires Almeria 4-1 Victory over CD Lugo

Sadiq Umar got a goal and assisted another as Almeria dispatched CD Lugo 4-1 in the Segunda División encounter on Saturday. Umar grabbed the opening goal, hitting a rebound after his initial penalty miss.   The goal took his goal tally for the season to 13 in the league this...

NNL: Hakeem Busari happy with Gateway FC performance against Apex Krane

Gateway United FC coach, Hakeem Busari said he’s happy with the performance of his boys after a hard-fought win over Apex Krane on Saturday.   Gateway United FC defeated Apex Krane FC, 2-0 in an NNL matchday four fixture played at the MKO Abiola Stadium, Kuto Abeokuta.   Goals...
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