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Is Drogba really going retirement? -Chelsea veteran opens up on future

Didier Drogba

Chelsea veteran Didier Drogba insisted Monday he intended to play for at least one more season. The 37-year-old Ivory Coast forward is out of contract with the Premier League leaders at the end of the current campaign, having returned to Stamford Bridge after two seasons abroad. Drogba, asked if he had decided on his future, […]

@Last! Keshi signs new contract with NFF on Wednesday

Keshi

Super Eagles Head Coach Stephen Keshi is expected to sign his contract with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Wednesday. Read: Aftermath of #polls: Prominient APC chieftain wants Lagos party chair to resign….you wont… Revealing this exclusively to Sportinglife, a top shot at the football house said that the Chairman of the Technical Committee, Felix […]

IMPEACHMENT: Omirin Slams Fayose, Says “There’s No Hiding Place For…”

Fayose and Ekiti Speaker

The factional speaker, Dr. Omirin, has last night insisted that the move against the governor was not a joke saying that Governor Fayose would soon realise that there would be no hiding place for him. Insisting that the move against him was constitutional, the speaker also dismissed the claims by the speaker of the G7 […]

REVEALED: How Kano INEC Commissioner, Family Die

Kano Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Alhaji Munkaila Abdullahi

Addressing reporters in his office on Friday, the state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris said preliminary investigation confirmed that Abdullahi and members of his family died out of suffocation arising from a fire, suspected to have emanated from an electrical fault. The police commissioner dismissed insinuations that the INEC boss must have been assassinated, […]

#PresidentialPollResult: HAPPENING NOW, How PDP Representative Scatters National Election Result Collation Center

The representative of the Peoples Democratic Party (DPD) has stooped the ongoing announcement of presidential election result in Abuja Detail later…

Christian Chwukwu: My father once dubbed me a vagabond for opting for football

Christian Chwukwu: My father once dubbed me a vagabond for opting for football

35 years from being the first Nigerian to lift the African Nations Cup trophy at the National Stadium in Lagos, Christian Chukwu, the former Eagles captain tells JOHN EGBOKHAN that the rewards for playing soccer before their historic feat in 1980 were oranges and lucozade drinks. Chukwu, who was named the best player of the […]

#NigeriaDecides 2015: U.S. set for likely post-election crisis

Boko Haram A Serious Threat To The World, Says Obama

The United States is preparing for a likely crisis in Nigeria after Saturday’s elections. United States Secretary of State John Kerry has visited Nigeria, preaching peace, ahead of the elections. Vice President Joe Biden has spoken on the need for violence-free elections. And President Barack Obama has urged Nigerians to keep this country united – […]

Revealed: Why Stephen Keshi decided to continue as Super Eagles head coach

Stephen keshi

The Nigeria Football Federation have revealed that coach Stephen Keshi is on the verge of signing a new contract as the Super Eagles coach after he agreeing to the terms offered and conditions of the contract. Keshi, who led the Super Eagles to the 2013 African Cup of Nations and the FIFA world cup in […]

PHOTOSPEAK: SEE Photos From The Wedding Of Stephen Keshi’s Daughter

Wedding Of Stephen Keshi’s Daughter

Here are photos from the wedding of coach Stephen Keshi’s daughter, Ifeyinwa, which held at Ekenwa in Benin. Stephen Keshi, his wife and others were at the wedding. See morebelow:

NIGERIA: WHAT A SHAME TO BE A niGERian IN A FOREIGN LAND – By Samuel Eto

NIGERIA: WHAT A SHAME TO BE A niGERian IN A FOREIGN LAND - By Samuel Eto

Samuel Eto’o is determined to rid football of racism. And in an eye opening chat with CNN has recounted the day he was mistaken for a Nigerian fraudster at a London jewellery shop. According to him, he had decided to purchase one particular model, one which cost $15,000. For a former Premier League footballer, a […]

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