Thursday, March 4, 2021

Sport

FIFA Council seat: FG endorses NFF chief Pinnick

PinnickThe Federal Government has supported the president of the Nigerian Football Federation, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, in his quest to win a seat on the FIFA Council, the highest decision-making body in world football, in the African Football...

West Brom is the catalyst for Manchester City’s winning streak – Guardiola

PHOTO: Premier LeaguePep Guardiola said his disappointment at Manchester City's draw with West Bromwich Albion led him to return to the "ABC" principles that triggered the club's record winning streak. Premier League leaders City are now 14 points clear of...

Liverpool vs Chelsea: Tammy Abraham has no luck in games and training sessions – Tuchel

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has criticized forward Tammy Abraham ahead of the Blues' Premier League clash with Liverpool on Thursday night at Anfield. Tuchel said Abraham, who was not included in his 18-man squad for the game against Manchester United...

Double World Cup winner Pathan retires from cricket

Yusuf Pathan / PHOTO: Cricket trackerYusuf Pathan, who won the World Cup and the Twenty20 world title with India, retired from all cricket at the age of 38. The tributes were led by the great Indian Sachin Tendulkar,...

Vettel aims for another F1 world title when Aston Martin unveils his car

Vettel / PHOTO: Racing fansSebastian Vettel said he believes he can win another Formula One world title as his new Aston Martin team unveiled his car on Wednesday before returning to the grid. Vettel, a four-time Red Bull world champion,...

Sancho fires Dortmund in German Cup semi-finals

Dortmund's English midfielder Jadon Sancho and Dortmund's Brazilian midfielder Reinier celebrate a goal during the German First Division Bundesliga soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and DSC Arminia Bielefeld in Dortmund, West Germany, on February 27, 2021 (Photo by Ina...

Ghana’s Boah awaits glory in final against Uganda

Percious boahPercious Boah, Ghana's top scorer at the 2021 Total U-20 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) hopes to lead Ghana to the title in Mauritania when they face Uganda in the final on Saturday in Nouakchott. The forward has scored...

EPL: Arteta rules out speculation that he is leaving Arsenal for Barcelona

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has downplayed reports linking him to Barcelona. According to the Asturian, he is "privileged and happy" to be with the Gunners. Arteta has been linked to a possible transfer to Barça this week, and presidential candidate Joan...

Chukwueze returns to his best – Emery

Samuel Chukwueze has announced that he is back to his best after his Man of the Match performance against Atlético de Madrid at the weekend. Villarreal's excited coach Unai Emery said Chukwueze's...

EPL: Michael Owen predicts Liverpool vs Chelsea, Crystal Palace vs Man United, other matches

Former Liverpool and Manchester United striker Michael Owen has predicted that Chelsea will play a draw against Jurgen Klopp's side when the two sides meet in the Premier League on Thursday night at Anfield. Owen also predicted that Manchester United...
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Square Introduces Deal for Jay-Z’s Tidal Music Platform

Jay-Z / PHOTO: The sourceDigital payments firm Square said Thursday it was buying a majority stake in music streaming platform Tidal from a group...

Buhari meets Kogi Governor Bello, says Nigerian unity is non-negotiable

Buhari-BelloPresident Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja met with Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi, where he urged all Nigerians to conduct their legal business...

UNILAG cleans the air by releasing crop marks

The University of Lagos has discredited reports claiming that it has posted cut marks for candidate placement ahead of the 2021/2022 academic session. This...

Kogi, PDP in war of words over N3.7bn fraud allegation

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State*Our former Senator’s doing well in ‘Nollywood’— Commissioner By Dirisu Yakubu— ABUJA The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Thursday, urged the Economic...
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FIFA Council seat: FG endorses NFF chief Pinnick

PinnickThe Federal Government has supported the president of the Nigerian Football Federation, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, in his quest to win a seat on the FIFA Council, the highest decision-making body in world football, in the African Football...

West Brom is the catalyst for Manchester City’s winning streak – Guardiola

PHOTO: Premier LeaguePep Guardiola said his disappointment at Manchester City's draw with West Bromwich Albion led him to return to the "ABC" principles that triggered the club's record winning streak. Premier League leaders City are now 14 points clear of...

Liverpool vs Chelsea: Tammy Abraham has no luck in games and training sessions – Tuchel

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has criticized forward Tammy Abraham ahead of the Blues' Premier League clash with Liverpool on Thursday night at Anfield. Tuchel said Abraham, who was not included in his 18-man squad for the game against Manchester United...

Double World Cup winner Pathan retires from cricket

Yusuf Pathan / PHOTO: Cricket trackerYusuf Pathan, who won the World Cup and the Twenty20 world title with India, retired from all cricket at the age of 38. The tributes were led by the great Indian Sachin Tendulkar,...

Vettel aims for another F1 world title when Aston Martin unveils his car

Vettel / PHOTO: Racing fansSebastian Vettel said he believes he can win another Formula One world title as his new Aston Martin team unveiled his car on Wednesday before returning to the grid. Vettel, a four-time Red Bull world champion,...

Sancho fires Dortmund in German Cup semi-finals

Dortmund's English midfielder Jadon Sancho and Dortmund's Brazilian midfielder Reinier celebrate a goal during the German First Division Bundesliga soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and DSC Arminia Bielefeld in Dortmund, West Germany, on February 27, 2021 (Photo by Ina...

Ghana’s Boah awaits glory in final against Uganda

Percious boahPercious Boah, Ghana's top scorer at the 2021 Total U-20 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) hopes to lead Ghana to the title in Mauritania when they face Uganda in the final on Saturday in Nouakchott. The forward has scored...

EPL: Arteta rules out speculation that he is leaving Arsenal for Barcelona

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has downplayed reports linking him to Barcelona. According to the Asturian, he is "privileged and happy" to be with the Gunners. Arteta has been linked to a possible transfer to Barça this week, and presidential candidate Joan...

Chukwueze returns to his best – Emery

Samuel Chukwueze has announced that he is back to his best after his Man of the Match performance against Atlético de Madrid at the weekend. Villarreal's excited coach Unai Emery said Chukwueze's...

EPL: Michael Owen predicts Liverpool vs Chelsea, Crystal Palace vs Man United, other matches

Former Liverpool and Manchester United striker Michael Owen has predicted that Chelsea will play a draw against Jurgen Klopp's side when the two sides meet in the Premier League on Thursday night at Anfield. Owen also predicted that Manchester United...
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Square Introduces Deal for Jay-Z’s Tidal Music Platform

Jay-Z / PHOTO: The sourceDigital payments firm Square said Thursday it was buying a majority stake in music streaming platform Tidal from a group...

Buhari meets Kogi Governor Bello, says Nigerian unity is non-negotiable

Buhari-BelloPresident Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja met with Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi, where he urged all Nigerians to conduct their legal business...

UNILAG cleans the air by releasing crop marks

The University of Lagos has discredited reports claiming that it has posted cut marks for candidate placement ahead of the 2021/2022 academic session. This...

Kogi, PDP in war of words over N3.7bn fraud allegation

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State*Our former Senator’s doing well in ‘Nollywood’— Commissioner By Dirisu Yakubu— ABUJA The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Thursday, urged the Economic...
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