Goodluck Jonathan reveals those behind his defeat In 2015

Goodluck Jonathan reveals those behind his defeat In 2015

Former Pesident Goodluck Jonathan, has revealed those behind his defeat in the 2015 presidential election. In his newly released book, titled: “My Transition Hours” which is being launched today Tuesday November 20th to commemorate his 61st birthday, Jonathan stated that former governors of his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who defected to the then opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) because they were “blinded by ambition” and a barrage of “fake news,” cost him his bid to…

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Father arrested for defiling his 2-year-old daughter

Father arrested for defiling his 2-year-old daughter

The Lagos state police command have arrested Peter Adida of No.9 Oyetayo Olafisoye street Westwood estate, Badore, Ajah, Lagos for allegedly defiling his 2-year-old daughter. Preliminary medical report indicated that there was penetration and that the baby is infected. When questioned by the female officer on who did it, the baby pointed out her father and was able to describe various sex positions with Dad. The Commissioner of a police, Lagos state, CP Imohimi Edgal,…

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Dybala sends strong message to Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi

Dybala sends strong message to Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi

Juventus star, Paulo Dybala, has urged Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi to return to the national team. Dybala stated this ahead of Argentina’s international friendly clash with Mexico on Wednesday. Messi has not played for Argentina since the 2018 World Cup in Russia, and it is not clear when or if the 31-year-old will play for his country again. Dybala, however, wants Messi back in action for the national team, adding that it’s up to him…

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International friendly: Uganda’s squad vs Nigeria revealed [Full list]

International friendly: Uganda’s squad vs Nigeria revealed [Full list]

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations has released their squad that will tackle the Super Eagles of Nigeria in Tuesday’s international friendly at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba. The official website of the Ugandan Federation released a provisional list of eighteen players that will battle Gernot Rohr’s men. Uganda and Nigeria have already qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. Uganda defeated Cape Verde 1-0 last weekend, while Nigeria played 1-1…

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South Africa vs Nigeria: Rohr singles out three Bafana Bafana players following Super Eagles’ 1-1 draw

South Africa vs Nigeria: Rohr singles out three Bafana Bafana players following Super Eagles’ 1-1 draw

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr has singled out three South Africa players for praise following his side’s 1-1 draw with the Bafana Bafana in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying encounter played last weekend. An own goal from South Africa defender, Buhle Mkhwanazi, and a strike from striker, Lebo Mothiba ensured the Super Eagles got a point against the hosts. Rohr said the likes of Brighton & Hove loanee Percy Tau, Bidvest…

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Ahmed Musa sends strong message to Chelsea’s Victor Moses

Ahmed Musa sends strong message to Chelsea’s Victor Moses

Super Eagles forward, Ahmed Musa has disclosed that the door is always open for Chelsea winger, Victor Moses for a return to Nigeria national team. The 26-year-old stated this ahead of Nigeria’s international friendly match with Uganda in Asaba. Recall that Moses quit international football few months ago, via his Instagram page. Musa wants Moses to reverse his decision ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. The former Leicester City star admitted…

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2018 Ballon d’Or: Top three-man final shortlist revealed

2018 Ballon d’Or: Top three-man final shortlist revealed

Atletico Madrid ace, Antoine Griezmann and Real Madrid duo, Luka Modric and Raphael Varane are the players that made the top three-man final shortlist for this year’s Ballon d’ or. This claim was made by respected journalist, Mootaz Chehade. Recall that Griezmann, Modric and Varane were shortlisted for the 2018 Ballon d’Or award last month. According to TheSportsman, Chehade disclosed that either Greizmann, Modric or Varane will win the Europe topflight individual award ahead of…

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Nigeria vs Uganda: Rohr reveals Super Eagles starting XI

Nigeria vs Uganda: Rohr reveals Super Eagles starting XI

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, is set to make at least six changes to his starting line-up to face Uganda, for their international friendly match on Tuesday. Ikechukwu Ezenwa, who was in goal for last weekend’s 1-1 draw in South Africa, will play no part in the game billed for the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba, Delta State. “We have two goalkeepers who didn’t play against South Africa, we’ll make about six changes because we…

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Luis Suarez blasts Dembele over Barcelona future

Luis Suarez blasts Dembele over Barcelona future

Barcelona forward, Luis Suarez, has warned teammate Ousmane Dembele that he has to focus on football if he wants to make it at the top level. Dembele, 21, was dropped from the Barca squad before the international break, after failing to turn up for training. The club later announced that he had a stomach bug, but sources confirmed to ESPN FC that the Spanish champions are concerned about some of his bad habits, mainly his…

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Eid-el-Maulud: Saraki’s message to Nigerians

Eid-el-Maulud: Saraki’s message to Nigerians

President of the Senate, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki has urged Nigerians to use the opportunity of Prophet Muhammad’s birthday celebration to show love to one another and imbibe the virtues of perseverance and restraint. Saraki said this in a message to commemorate this year’s Maulud’s anniversary, signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu. The Senate President congratulated the Muslim Ummah on the birthday of the Holy Prophet and said that the…

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