Obuh: I’m still interested in national team

July 5, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Coach John Sam Obuh has expressed his readiness to return to the national team if called upon. Obuh who had modest achievements with the National U-17 (Golden Eaglets) and U.20 (Flying Eagles) between 2009 to 2013 expressed the desire while answering questions at the PERSONALITY INTERVIEW segment of the FCT Football Update WhatsApp program. He said the experiences he gathered Read More

Akpoborie faults Wolfsburg for selling Osimhen cheap

June 16, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Former Super Eagles striker, Jonathan Akpoborie has said his former Bundesliga club Wolfsburg were wrong to let go Victor Osimhen, who is now attracting interests from some of Europe’s top clubs. Last year, Wolfsburg sold Osimhen to Sporting Charleroi for 3.5 million Euros after the striker’s successful loan spell at the Belgian club. Charleroi promptly sold him off to Lille Read More

Gwagwalada NBA officials inaugurated

June 14, 2020 Donald Iorchir 0

The Gwagwalada branch of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Thursday 12, June 2020, elected a new executive to pilot the affairs of the association for the next two calendar years. Those elected are, Isah Abubakar Aliyu as chairman, Aigbefor E. David, vice chairman; Akachukwu Anthony Nwoye, secretary; Hamdalat O. Mustapha, assistant secretary; Barbara Tosan Onwubiko, treasurer; Mathew A. Alemeru, publicity Read More

Anjorin set to sign new Chelsea contract

June 8, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Tino Anjorin will sign a new contract at Chelsea despite strong interest from Premier League rivals. Anjorin will become a free agent next summer, but the 18-year-old is reportedly willing to extend his stay at Stamford Bridge by signing a new long-term contract. The young striker has been linked with a move to Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal. The England Read More

Amoo joins Ibrahimovic’s Hammarby on 4-year contract

June 8, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Swedish Allsvenskan club Hammarby have announced the signing of former Golden Eaglets winger Akinkunmi Amoo, reports Completesports.com. Amoo, 18, joined Hammarby on a four-year contract from local club Sidos FC.  “We have worked with Amoo, or “Akin” as he is called, for the past two years. There has been some interest from other clubs, but during the time we have Read More

Osimhen agrees to join Napoli for N1.7b annual salary

June 4, 2020 Lekan Olaseinde 0

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen has agreed to a summer move to Italian Serie A side, Napoli, from French side Lille for €4 million euros ( over N 1.7bn) annual salary apart from bonuses. The 21-year-old according to report will put pen to paper for a five year deal with Gennaro Gattuso’s side anytime from now. It has now appeared that Read More

United front will return PDP Osadebey Avenue, S/south chairman

May 26, 2020 Patrick Ahanor 0

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo state have been urged to work towards achieving victory in the forthcoming governorship election. The PDP National Vice chairman, South South, Chief Emmanuel Ogidi, stated this during a visit to the new State Executives of the party led by Dr Tony Aziegbemi. Ogidi said he was in Edo to strengthen the Read More

Covid-19: Wambai rallies support for Buhari, APC

May 25, 2020 Mohammed Yangida 0

The National Vice Chairman, North Central Zone of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Suleiman Wambai said the party is committed to ensuring full implementation of its policies and programmes for the common good of Nigerians.He stated this while speaking with Blueprint on Monday in Lafia.Wambai said President Muhammadu Buhari had remained focused and undeterred in his efforts to make life better for the citizenry Read More

Edo: Protesters storm EFCC, demand Oshiomhole’s probe

May 18, 2020 Patrick Ahanor 0

Five days after the Justice James Oyomire (rtd.) Judicial panel of inquiry in Edo state indicted ex-governor Adams Oshiomhole in the Central hospital project, a group, Alliance for Collective Progress has called on the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) to probe the alleged suspicious financial transaction during the former governor’s administration.  The protesters carried placards with inscriptions, “Oshiomhole has been Read More

Osimhen targets England move

May 11, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Super Eagles and Lille of France striker, Victor Osimhen has set his mind on making a summer transfer to any club in the English Premier League his priority, even as interest is coming his way from numerous top clubs from Spain and Italy. With the high-profile clubs from the Spanish LaLiga and Italian Serie A coming with big offer, Osimhen Read More