FIFA To Give Africa Nine Slots At 2026 World Cup
The FIFA Council has agreed on a new proposed slot allocation for the FIFA World Cup for the 48-team 2026 edition. According to a report on the Fédération Internationale de Football Association website, the council which comprises of the FIFA President Gianni Infantino and the presidents of the six... Read more
Guardiola agrees with Mourinho over ridiculous International Calendar
The Man City and Man Utd bosses are in agreement over international friendlies, with the Catalan saying games at this time of year are ‘too risky’  Pep Guardiola agrees with Jose Mourinho’s assertion that international friendlies at this time of year should be scrapped, insisting the international calendar is... Read more
Ola Aina Set To Miss Chelsea EPL Winners Medals
Nigerian defender Ola Aina is in danger of missing out on an English Premier League winners’ medal this season if Chelsea win the title this season.  The English Premier League rules state that players need to make a minimum of five appearances to qualify for a medal after the... Read more
Chelsea offer Hazard,Terry new contracts
 Chelsea are moving to hand  Eden Hazard and  John Terry new contracts. TalkSport reports Hazard will sign a new £300,000-a-week deal to stay at Chelsea. Blues boss  Antonio has managed to convince the Belgian forward to a new contract as they successfully stave off interest from Real Madrid  –... Read more
Health Benefits Of Black- Eyed Beans
Inflammation is at the root of most diseases, but a healthy diet including one to two servings of black-eyed peas per day can help fight chronic inflammation and prevent so many serious health problems. This anti-inflammatory effect is what provides so many of the following black-eyed pea benefits. Improve... Read more
Katsina Man Held For Allegedly Raping 7-Month-Old Stepdaughter
A man, Dansale Magaji, has been arrested by police for allegedly raping his stepdaughter, Hauwa Ibrahim. The seven-month old baby girl, it was gathered, was admitted to the Turai Yar’Adua Maternity and Children Hospital, Katsina after she was allegedly raped by Magaji about a week ago. Hauwa was admitted... Read more
Objections Again, Stall Amosu’s N22.8bn Fraud Case
The Federal High Court in Lagos has again adjourned till May 1, 2017 the case of a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu, and 10 others, who are being tried for an alleged fraud of N22.8bn. The defendants were arraigned on June 26, 2016. The Economic... Read more
EFCC Arraigns Directors, Firm Over N735m Subsidy Scam
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday arraigned one Mr. Adetoye Adegbite and Abiodun Ponnle along with Origin Oil and Gas Limited before Justice Silvanus Orji of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Apo, Abuja, on 11 charges bordering on fraud and abuse of Petroleum Support Fund to... Read more
Court Jails Father Nine Years For Impregnating Daughter
A man, Taiwo Olubayode, has been sentenced to nine years’ imprisonment with hard labour by a family court sitting at Oke-Eda, Akure, the Ondo State capital The 56-year-old was convicted for impregnating his 16-year-old daughter on Oke-Ijebu Street, Odode- Idanre, in the Idanre Local Government Area of the state.... Read more
EFCC Arrests Herbalist For N45m Fraud
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibadan zonal office, Oyo State, on Thursday said a herbalist had been arrested by its operatives for falsely obtaining N45m from a victim under the pretext of offering herbal and spiritual healing. A statement from the EFCC Head of Public Affairs in the... Read more