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Dana Air Crash: Six Years After

1 year ago /

The need for improved infrastructure and facilities at the nation's Airports have once again been emphasized. 

Politicians Call For Selfless Leadership

3 years ago /

The lawmakers say that the principles and lessons of June 12 should be guarded, as election united the country without consideration or region.


4 years ago /

Today, 20th February 2016 is Rihanna’s 28th Birthday. The R&B singer, who released her debut album Music of the Sun in 2005, then had her big breakthrough with the 2007 album Good Girl Gone Bad, which featured the #1 hit "Umbrella." Her 2012 album Unapologetic reached #1 on the Billboard 200....

Neymar To Join Brazil For Third Place Play-Off

5 years ago /

Brazil's injured striker Neymar will attend Saturday's third place play-off when the battered World Cup hosts take on the Netherlands.

Angentina Winger, Di Maria To Miss World Cup Semi Final Due To Thigh Injury

5 years ago /

Angel Di Maria will miss Argentina’s semi-final against Netherlands on Wednesday after hobbling out of their match with Belgium over the weekend.    

Keshi Resigns, As Yobo Ends Career

5 years ago /

Nigerian Super Eagles coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi on Monday resigned his appointment after leading the Super Eagles to the second round of the FIFA 2014 World Cup.

Luis Suarez Apologises To Chiellini For Bite

5 years ago /

Uruguay striker, Luis Suarez has tendered an apology to Italian defender, Giorgio Chiellini after the biting incident during their last group stage match. The Liverpool striker made the apology via his official twitter account @luis16suarez.

FIFA World Cup: Nigeria Vs France

5 years ago /

France and Nigeria go into this tie with qualification for the quarter-finals in sight, the Les Blues topped Group E garnering seven points as they scored eight goals and conceded only two while the Super Eagles came a distant second behind Group F leaders Argentina with four points scoring three goals and conceding three.

World Cup: Italy Defender, Chiellini, Says Suarez Ban Is Excessive

5 years ago /

Italy defender, Giorgio Chiellini, says the four-match ban given to Luis Suarez for biting him is excessive.    

Biting Suarez Returns Home To Uruguay

5 years ago /

Luis Suarez has left Brazil and returned to Uruguay after being banned from all football for four months, with his lawyer insisting he will take the case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport if necessary.  

FIFA Ban Luis Suarez For Nine Matches And For Four Months

5 years ago /

FIFA has confirmeed that Luis Suarez is to receive  a nine match suspension and be banned for four months from any football-related activity... More details to follow.........

World Cup Preview: Brazil Vs Mexico

5 years ago /

BRAZIL: So demanding are the Brazilian faithful, even a Seleção squad that finishes runners-up at a FIFA World Cup finals cannot be sure what kind of reception they will get on their return home. The only nation to have taken part in every edition of the elite competition, Brazil have lifted the coveted...

World Cup Preview: Russia Vs South Korea

5 years ago /

RUSSIA: Russia reached the quarterfinals at Sweden 1958, Chile 1962 and Mexico 1970. In the former two tournaments, they were eliminated by the hosts, while Uruguay were accountable for their exit after extra time in Mexico City. The Eastern Europeans went one better at England 1966, when, inspired by goalkeeper Lev...