Category Archives: Sports
Nigerian-American NBA player Andre Tyler Iguodala of Golden State Warriors forward was named MVP of the NBA Finals following the Warriors’ 105-97 clinching win Tuesday night June 16th, becoming the first player to garner the honor without starting every game.
Before this season, the 31 year old, had remained in a reserve role until Game 4 of the Finals, when he was substituted into the starting lineup for center Andrew Bogut.
Breaking News just reaching our news desk has it that Sepp Blatter on Tuesday resigned as president of FIFA as a mounting corruption scandal engulfed world football’s governing body.
The 79-year-old Swiss official, FIFA president for 17 years and only reelected on Friday, said a special congress would be called to elect a successor.
Details Coming soon.
As the unlikelihood of the All Progressives Congress (APC) being able to enforce a zoning formula that would ensure the equitable distribution of key posts in the incoming administration becomes more apparent, there is a major likelihood that the Northern section of the country would account for the four topmost positions in the country.
Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote says he is still interested in buying one of English premier league football teams, Arsenal.
In an interview he did with Bloomberg while traveling in a private jet from Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa to Lagos on May 1, Dangote said he’ll love to buy the club when the price is right …
This is a strange but true life story that I want to share with everyone.
Last month, my friend’s ex girl friend called me and explained how she was feeling with her body. After her explanation,I asked her when was the last time she treated malaria,and she said it was 2 weeks back, and she even used a potent anti- malaria drug which made me believed what was wrong with her was beyond malaria.
Scotland’s Kim Little is among the nominees for the first ever BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year award, with the shortlist announced on the BBC World Service on Sunday.
Little scored 17 goals in 25 games for Seattle Reign as they won the National Women’s Soccer League in 2014, and was named the league’s Most Valuable Player. The 24-year-old previously enjoyed success with Arsenal and Hibernian, winning 13 trophies in Britain before signing for Seattle.
Ivory Coast wins the 2015 African Cup of Nations
Cote D’Ivoire’s National football team just beat Ghana in a penalty shoot-out to win the 2015 African Cup of Nations 2015. Big congrats to them…
The beautiful city of Uyo is the perfect setting for the opening of a new chapter in the history of sports in Nigeria. Come tomorrow the Governor Akwa ibom State, Godwin Akpabio, will lead the government and people of Akwa ibom state in opening the Akwa Ibom International Stadium aptly nicknamed the Nest of Champions.
It’s not all ladies that are crazy about money; and this beautiful girl Courtney Dike is one of the very few exceptions.
She is among the Super Falcons who made Nigeria proud by winning the just concluded 2014 FIFA Under 20 Women’s World Cup which took place in Canada.
JJ Okocha: “Nigeria Football is Dead and Gone today”
Respected former skipper of the Super Eagles, Austin Jay Jay Okocha, has expressed disappointment with the senior national team, over the 1-0 loss to Sudan in the Cup of Nations Qualifiers in Khartoum on Saturday.