Bayern Munich, to part ways with, coach, Thomas Tuchel, due to poor performance

Bayern Munich Football Club has on Wednesday, 21st February, 2024 decided that they will be parting company with coach Thomas Tuchel due to a disappointing season, by the Bundesliga champions. The club made this known via its official X handle. https://twitter.com/FCBayernEN/status/1760242052229464270? Despite…

Super Eagles defender, Zaidu Sanusi, in doubt for World Cup qualifiers after suffering knee injury

Super Eagles and Porto FC defender, Zaidu Sanusi, may miss out on the upcoming World Cup qualifier matches after suffering a ligament injury during FC Porto’s 2-0 victory at home against Estrella da Amadora on Saturday, 17th February 2024. This development was…

AFCON: Gov. Fubara gifts Super Eagles goalkeeper, Nwabali N20m, state honour

Rivers State Governor, Siminalayi Fubara, rewards the Super Eagles goalkeeper, Stanley Nwabali who participated in the just concluded 2023 African Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast with N20 million and state honour, when he hosted the goalkeeper on Friday, 16th 2024. Governor…

‘Betting has given rise to increase crime, suicide rates’- Reps move to stop sports betting

The House of Representatives has decided to halt sports betting in the country, urging the National Lottery Regulatory Commission, NLRC to adhere to the Lottery Regulatory Commission Act, 2005. Betting has given rise to increased crime rate and eventual suicide. Hon. Kelechi…

Kenyan marathon star Kelvin Kiptum to be buried February 24

Kenya’s marathon record-holder, Kelvin Kiptum, who died in a car crash, will be laid to rest on February 24th 2024 in Chepsamo near Eldoret, Kenya. Kenyan marathon star, late Kelvin Kiptum https://twitter.com/athletics_kenya/status/1757062024603816283?t=T-vtbzt0JjqKBaBwBJeJtQ&s= https://twitter.com/athletics_kenya/status/1757726640614916243?t=NN8N6L3-1NhBxTq0OfucHQ&s=19 The government pledges a “heroic farewell,” with the funeral…

President Bola Tinubu confers national honour of MON on Super Eagles players

President Bola Tinubu honored every member of the Super Eagles who participated in the recently concluded African Cup of Nations by awarding them the national honor of Member of the Order of the Niger, MON on Tuesday, 13th February 2024. This announcement…

AFCON: ‘Nigeria is proud of you’- FG hails Super Eagles

The Federal Government has extended congratulations to the Super Eagles, despite their defeat to Ivory Coast in the AFCON 2023 tournament on Sunday, 11th February 2024. Vice President Kashim Shettima who represented FG, watches as Nigeria’s players greet CAF President Patrice Motsepe(R)…

Ivory Coast defeat Nigeria to clinch 3rd AFCON title

Ivory Coast clinched their third Africa Cup of Nations title on Sunday, February 12, 2024, overcoming Nigeria 2-1 in the final match played at the Alsane Quatara Stadium in Ivory Coast. Ivorian National Team lift their 3rd AFCON Trophy Franck Kessie and…