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Anthony Joshua takes out Takam to remain undefeated, but the highlight was his Wizkid’s...

Anthony Joshua, we mean, Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua is not a bastard! He stopped Carlos Takam in the 10th round with his characteristic beastly blows, but a major highlight for every Nigerian who saw...

Ronaldo wins FIFA best player of the year!

LONDON (AP) -- Cristiano Ronaldo has caught up with Lionel Messi to become a five-time winner of FIFA's best player award. The Real Madrid forward was crowned player of the year on Monday at the...

Nigeria can win 2018 World Cup – Amaju Pinnick

As inviting and pleasing as this sounds, one would be tempted to stare at the optimism and/or audacity of the Nigeria Football Federation's President.••••• The President of Nigeria Football Federation, Mr Amaju Pinnick, says Nigeria...

Nigerian striker Isaac Success arrested in UK hotel After Sex Orgy With 4 Prostitutes

Nigerian international Isaac Success was arrested by the UK police for allegedly assaulting four sex workers in a Hertfordshire hotel. According to reports, Success whose only on-pitch action this season was as a half-time substitute...

Wos Wo IWobi! Alex Iwobi fires Nigeria to 2018 World Cup

Arsenal's Alex Iwobi scored as Nigeria beat a stubborn Zambia 1-0 to become the first African side to seal a place at next year's World Cup in Russia. The win put them on an unassailable...
IAAF Road Race Bronze Label

Access Bank Lagos City Marathon gets IAAF Bronze Label

Monday was a day for celebration as the news filtered in that Access Bank Lagos City Marathon has been awarded the IAAF Bronze Label by the governing body of athletics, International Association of Athletics...
Access Bank Lagos City Marathon 2018 logo

Access Bank Lagos City Marathon returns for a bigger and better THIRD YEAR!

It’s difficult to believe that the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon is a new development, so easily have the people of The Centre of Excellence taken the annual sporting event to their hearts. But...
Stephen Curry, Lebron James, Trump NFL

LeBron, Stephen Curry, and Trump: the day a KING called a President a bum

Trump got dunked on this weekend by sports greats Stephen Curry and LeBron James and I was here for every millisecond of it! Stephen Curry point blank declined the invitation to the White House,...

I don’t have time for girlfriends — Anthony Joshua

Nigerian British boxing champion, Anthony Joshua has revealed that he has to sacrifice some important personal activities in order to remain on top of his career in boxing. Some of the things he had...
Nigeria’s D’Tigress win Afrobasket 2017

FIBA World Championship: Nigeria’s D’Tigress win Afrobasket 2017

D’Tigress defeated Senegal  65-48 in the final of the 2017 FIBA Women Afrobasket tournament in Mali, after booking the first ticket to the FIBA World Championship. It was their second victory over Senegal, who they...

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