Troops neutralise 3 terrorists in Gwoza

By Sumaila Ogbaje Troops of Nigerian Army in conjunction with Civilian Joint Task Force (JTF) has successfully ambushed suspected Boko Haram terrorists along Banki Road Junction, Pulka in Gwoza, Borno killing three of them on Thursday night. The Deputy Director of Army Public Relations, Col. Ado Isa, disclosed this in a statement on Friday. Isa […]

Plateau Govt promotes 9,000 teachers

By Martha Agas The Plateau Government on Friday said it has released the promotion of 9,000 teachers across the 17 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the state. Prof. Matthew Suleiman, the chairman of the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), disclosed this while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Jos. Suleiman said […]

EPL: Man Utd told what to do Solskjaer after Europa League draw

Manchester United manager and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s former coach, Ole Olsen, has urged the Red Devils to give the Norwegian more time to build his team at Old Trafford. Olsen, who gave Solskjaer his debut for Clausenengen aged 17, claimed the current players the Norwegian inherited at the club from former Man United boss, Jose […]

England manager speaks on selecting Abraham, Tomori to block Nigeria switch

England manager, Gareth Southgate, has refused to guarantee that he will hand competitive debuts to Chelsea duo Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori, when they play Czech Republic (October 11) and Bulgaria (October 14) in the Euro 2020 qualifiers. Abraham and Tomori are eligible to play for the Super Eagles and the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), […]

BBNaija: Davido reveals preferred housemate

Nigerian musician, Davido has revealed his preferred housemate to win this year’s Big Brother Naija, BBNaija. Davido took to his Twitter page revealing that he had three friends among the BBNaija housemates in the reality show. The ‘Blow my mind’ crooner listed Kim Oprah, Tacha and Omashola as his friends. Davido, however, added that he […]

Mourinho to replace Zidane at Real Madrid on one condition

Former Chelsea and Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho may replace Real Madrid coach, Zinedine Zidane at the Santiago Bernabeu on one condition. According to Sportsmole, Mourinho will take over from Zidane if the Frenchman fails to beat Barcelona at Camp Nou in the La Liga EL Clasico fixture on October 26. The newspaper reports that […]

FIFA reacts to death of Isaac Promise

FIFA have reacted to the death of former Nigeria U-20 and U-23 captain, Isaac Promise. Austin Bold FC chairman, Bobby Epstein, announced the passing on Thursday. “It’s with shock and grief that we acknowledge the sudden death of Promise Isaac. “On behalf of the BOLD organisation, we wish his wife, children and family strength and […]

Why it will be difficult for Arsenal’s Saka to play for Super Eagles – Rohr

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has insisted that it would be difficult for Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka to play for Nigeria now ahead of England unless the youngster’s eligibility status is sorted out. Rohr stated this ahead of Nigeria’s international friendly match against Brazil on October 13 in Singapore. “On Bukayo Saka of […]

Real Madrid finally reveal why Zidane substituted Courtois against Club Brugge

Real Madrid have issued a statement, denying claims Thibaut Courtois was substituted at half time of their Champions League group stage clash with Club Brugge due to anxiety. Manager Zinedine Zidane replaced Courtois with Alphonse Areola at the break with Madrid 2-0 down at half time and Los Blancos recovered to draw 2-2. Zidane’s action […]