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January 16, 2018 6:48 AM CHAN 2018: Nigeria draw with Rwanda, Libya thrash Equatorial Guinea

Former winners Libya began their 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) campaign on Monday, with a convincing 3-0 victory over Equatorial Guinea in Group C. Saleh Taher scored the opening goal, finishing well under a hesitant Cambio. Mohamed Aleyat, who provided assists for all three goals, combined with Taher again five minutes later to make it 2-0. In the 87th minute 18

January 13, 2018 7:17 PM How ‘childish’ Conte has killed Morata’s confidence – Joey Barton

Former Stoke City midfielder, Joey Barton, has said that Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte‘s ‘childish’ touchline manner is to blame for striker, Alvaro Morata’s recent struggles in front of goal. The Spain international Made a bright start to his Chelsea career following his club record £58million move from Real Madrid in the summer, scoring eight goals 20

January 10, 2018 2:06 AM 254 firms jostle for Nigeria’s crude lifting contract

hundred and fifty four firms are currently jostling to win the juicy contract of crude oil lifting for 2018, midwifed by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The contract entails lifting about 40 cargoes of crude oil monthly, which translates to 480 cargoes annually. The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Dr Maikanti Baru, who disclosed 13

January 4, 2018 8:38 AM Mike Tyson to open 40-acre marijuana farm

Former boxing champion Mike Tyson has broken new ground as he is set to open a marijuana ranch in southern California. The US state legalised the sale of non-medical marijuana on the first day of 2018. According to The Blast, a US media outlet focusing on celebrities and entertainment news, the former boxer broke ground in California City, about 96 km southwest 18

January 4, 2018 6:04 AM Numancia vs. Real Madrid: Team News, Possible line up

Spanish giants, Real Madrid will play their first leg of the Copa del Rey match against Spanish Segunda Division’s, Numancia. The Los Blancos will have the opportunity to rotate their squad at the start of the new year. Numancia are in pretty good form despite sitting fifth in the Segunda Division. They haven’t lost a game in their last five in all competitions 18

December 25, 2017 5:25 PM Russia 2018: Why Super Eagles are not world class team – Obradovic

Croatian National Team coach, Tomislav Obradovic, has revealed why the Super Eagles are yet to be reckoned with as a world class football team despite boasting of an abundance of talents. According to him, Nigeria has great players with similar tactics and chahracteristics. Speaking to, Obradovic said: “Where are their (Nigeria’s) 31

December 9, 2017 11:26 PM FIFA 2018 world cup sponsor, Hisense takes over Toshiba TV

Official Sponsor of the FIFA Russia 2018 World Cup, Hisense has acquired Toshiba Visual Corporation (TVS) ahead of the FIFA World Cup competition which will hold next year in Russia. Hisense Electronic Company LTD, a leading global brand in home appliances manufacturing acquired 95% shares of the television business subsidiary of the Toshiba Corporation 32

December 9, 2017 7:30 AM Wenger held ‘clear-the-air meeting’ with Arsenal players after Man Utd defeat

Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has revealed that he held a “clear the air” meeting with his players, after their 3-1 defeat to Manchester United last weekend. The Gunners gifted United two early goals in the opening 11 minutes, but were widely praised for the way they responded, even those David de Gea made a couple of fine saves to deny them. Wenger 29

December 7, 2017 6:55 AM Netanyahu speaks after Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has hailed US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Netanyahu pledged no change to the status quo at Jerusalem’s highly sensitive holy sites in the city sacred to Jews, Christians and Muslims. In statement released immediately after Trump’s speech, Netanyahu said: “This is a historic 23

December 3, 2017 12:30 PM Russia 2018 World Cup: Blažević reveals Why Nigeria is biggest threat in Group D

Former Croatia National team coach, Miroslav Blažević has explained why Nigeria is the biggest threat in Group D of the 2018 World Cup. However, Blažević, in his reaction, said he didn’t want Croatia to be paired with Nigeria because the Super Eagles, who are considered underdogs in the group, would want to prove they are the biggest team in Africa 33