Fake injury claim: Whyte breaks silence

October 26, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Dillian Whyte has rubbished claims he faked injury to pull out of his fight against Otto Wallin, and wants to face WBC champion Tyson Fury next. Last week Whyte, 32, withdrew from this Saturday’s bout with a shoulder injury, with Sweden’s Wallin and his promoter insisting the fight be rescheduled. But that now appears unlikely. “This is a no-brainer. Tyson Read More

Breaking: Tyson Fury knocks out Deontay Wilder in trilogy bout, retains WBC heavyweight title (PICTURES)

October 10, 2021 Editor 0

Tyson Fury delivered a thrilling 11th-round knockout against Deontay Wilder to retain his WBC heavyweight crown as their trilogy bout produced another classic on an electric night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Twenty months since Fury dethroned the American, the 33-year-old had to show all his resolve and resilience to extend his undefeated professional record to 32 fights Read More

Breaking: Kaduna state electoral body postpones council poll in 4 LGAs

September 3, 2021 AbdulRaheem Aodu, Kaduna 0

The Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (KADSIECOM) has postponed the LG elections in four local government areas of the state. KADSIECOM chairman, Dr. Saratu Binta Dikko-Audu, who disclosed this on Friday while briefing newsmen at the commission’s head office in Kaduna, said, “I have been reliably informed that security report in the state would make it impossible to peacefully conduct Read More

OYSIEC declares PDP winner of rescheduled Ido LG polls

May 27, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

Oyo State Independent National Electoral Commission (OYSIEC) has declared the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Hon. Adeojo Sheriff Aderemi, as winner of Ido Local Government Area of the state. Announcing the result, late Wednesday, the OYSIEC Chairman, Aare  Isiaka Olagunju said the PDP candidate polled 19,744 votes at the rescheduled elections held on Wednesday. According to the OYSIEC Chairman, at Read More

Andreescu climbs to 6th as Barty holds on to top ranking

April 5, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Bianca Andreescu climbed three places to sixth in the WTA rankings on Monday, following her run to the final where she lost to Ashleigh Barty, who remains the world No 1.Andreescu, a 20-year-old Canadian who was forced to retire in the second set in Miami after turning her ankle, is approaching her best ranking since winning the 2019 US Open Read More