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July 19, 2018 12:35 AM Anthony Joshua says he'll be gold again after Povetkin fight– The Sun News

Anthony Joshua admits becoming undisputed champion is another “gold medal” achievement, but he must firstly overcome Alexander Povetkin in a Wembley ‘scrap’. The British star makes the next defence of his WBA ‘super’, IBF and WBO belts against Povetkin at Wembley Stadium on September 22. After winning gold at the London 2012 Games, Joshua insists he is again 18

July 17, 2018 1:00 AM Joshua, Povetkin to fight Sept. 22 –

Anthony Joshua will fight Alexander Povetkin at Wembley on September 22nd with his fourth stadium fight in succession bringing his total live audience for those spectaculars close to 350,000. The confirmation that Joshua will fulfil his WBA mandatory defence against Povetkin will come as no surprise. The 28-year-old has been in training while negotiations 20

July 10, 2018 4:22 PM Hijab controversy: Firdaus finally called to bar

Amasa Firdaus, the Law graduate who sparked controversy after challenging the restriction on use of hijab during call-to-bar ceremony, has eventually been called to bar. In a list of the new lawyers called to the Nigerian bar by the Council for Legal Education on Tuesday morning, Amasa name appeared on number 788 in the new list. She had described the action 22

July 9, 2018 3:21 AM Vettel wins British Grand PrixThe Sun News

Championship leader Sebastian Vettel has won the 2018 British Grand Prix, finishing ahead of home favourite Lewis Hamilton at Silverstone on Sunday afternoon. The victory has seen Ferrari driver Vettel extend his championship lead over Hamilton to eight points with his fourth win of the season, but it was his first at Silverstone for nine years 17

July 6, 2018 3:08 AM Konta crashes out of WimbledonThe Sun News

Jo Konta faces a severe hit to her ranking after she was ousted from Wimbledon by the player bumped out of the seedings to make way for Serena Williams. Former Australian Open finalist Dominika Cibulkova played as if she had a point to prove, and smacked her way through to the third round with a 6-3 6-4 victory over the British number one. After making 44

July 1, 2018 10:18 AM Diego Maradona's behavior at the World Cup could be for showThe Sun News

Speculation has mounted that Diego Maradona’s erratic behavior at the World Cup could be attributed to him “acting up” for a documentary being filmed about his life. The Argentina soccer legend, who nearly single-handedly spearheaded the South American country to World Cup glory in 1986, caused concern among his legion of fans following a series of outlandish 22

June 27, 2018 5:24 PM US, UK to continue joint funding for elections in Nigeria

The United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) have amended a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to extend their joint funding arrangements to support Nigeria’s electoral processes through 2020 with an increased DFID contribution. This was made known in a statement 20

May 25, 2018 4:25 AM UK court ruling favours oil community against ShellThe Sun News

A British judge ruled yesterday that Nigeria’s Bodo Community, in the oil-rich Niger Delta involved in a protracted legal battle with Shell over the clean-up of two 2008 oil spills, should retain the option of litigation for another year. Lawyers for Bodo had accused Shell of trying to kill off the legal case by seeking a court order that would have meant 31

May 24, 2018 1:59 PM Abramovich Chelsea FC owner seeks Israeli citizenshipThe Sun News

Newspapers in Israel have reported that Russian businessman Roman Abramovich will arrive in Israel today where he may apply for Israeli citizenship, TASS said, quoting the Israeli newspaper Israel Hayom. The daily reported that Abramovich decided to make the move after being rebuffed by British authorities, who have rejected his visa renewal request 28

May 21, 2018 4:55 PM EPL: Arteta could reject Arsenal job after talks with Patrick Vieira

Manchester City assistant coach, Mikel Arteta is said to be having second thoughts about replacing ex-Gunners boss, Arsene Wenger at Arsenal. The Daily Star, UK, reports that Arteta is having second a thought about accepting the managerial role after speaking to ex-Arsenal midfielder, Patrick Vieira. The Spaniard is the leading candidate to take the job after 32