Chelsea’s Maurizio Sarri confident of Willian stay

Maurizio Sarri has said he is very confident that Willian will remain a Chelsea player but the future of Thibaut Courtois depends largely on the player. Willian returned to preseason training with Chelsea late after problems returning from Brazil. The forward has been linked with a move to Manchester United and Barcelona, but Chelsea boss […]

Edo government suspends forest exploitation

The Edo State Government has suspended the exploitation of forest resources within and outside forest reserves in the state, as licences for tree logging in the state expired since June 30. In a statement, the Commissioner for Environment and Sustainability, Omoua Alonge Oni-Okpaku, noted, “timber licensees, saw-millers and timber contractors are hereby informed that all […]

Group wants collaboration with NDLEA to fight drug abuse in FCT

A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Vanguard Against Drug Abuse (V-GADA_NG), says it wants to collaborate with the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in the fight against drug abuse among the youth in the FCT. The National Coordinator of the organisation, Dr Hope Abraham, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Friday that […]

APC blasts Governor Umahi, declares him enemy of democracy

A political group, APC Youths Renaissance, has frowned at the action of the Ebonyi State Governor Dave Umahi, for banning APC rally slated for this Saturday in the state. In a statement signed by its National Secretary, Collins Edwin, and made available to the press on Monday, the group described the actions of the governor […]

Six injured as thugs disrupt Delta Polytechnic SUG election

Suspected thugs on Wednesday disrupted the election into various offices of Delta State-owned Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku students’ union government (SUG), while six of the students allegedly sustained various degree of injuries during ensuing fracas in the early hours. It was gathered that the violence from thugs erupted at the election venue when it became clear that […]

Gunmen murder community security leader in Rivers

The Rivers state Police Command has confirmed the gruesome murder of the leader of Rumuolumeni Community Local Vigilant Group, Wobo Wagbara, in Obio Akpor Local government area of the state. Spokesman for the command, Nnamdi Omoni, confirmed that Wagbara was shot dead by suspected cultists. It was gathered that Wagbara was ambushed around Okemini junction […]

EPL: Thierry Henry voted ‘greatest striker’ in Premier League history [FULL LIST]

Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry has been voted ‘the greatest striker’ in the English Premier League history. Henry joined the Gunners in 1999 from Juventus for £11 million’s club record deal. The Frenchman went on to become the North London club’s all-time leading goalscorer, with 228 goals. He is the only player ever to have won […]

EPL: Guardiola reveals why Alexis, Jorginho snubbed Man City

Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has claimed that rival Premier League teams, hijacked his moves for Alexis Sanchez and Jorginho. Alexis was heavily linked with City in January after failing to join last summer but eventually signed for their neighbours, Manchester United. This summer, Jorginho was widely expected to join Guardiola’s team but completed a […]

NBBF sacks D’Tigress coach, Vincent

The Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF, has sacked the head coach of the women’s senior basketball team, Sam Vincent. According to a statement by the NBBF media officer, Afolabi Oni, on Friday, the decision was taken after extensive deliberation and assessment of the team’s progress in camp ahead of the 2018 FIBA Women World Cup in […]

EPL: Lukaku reveals why Mourinho is angry

Manchester United striker, Romelu Lukaku, has said that manager, Jose Mourinho gets angry when he does not win. Mourinho finished the 2017/2018 without a single trophy and has constantly complained during their pre-season tour about a lack of signings. So far, only Fred, Diogo Dalot and Lee Grant have arrived at Old Trafford and the […]