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Liverpool Vs Barcelona: Is Lionel Messi Barca’s Backbone?

Liverpool Vs Barcelona: Is Lionel Messi Barca’s Backbone?

Some fans believe that Barca’s form has dipped in recent times and they have been heavily reliant on the multiple-Ballon d’Or winner to rescue them.

Imo Governorship Election: How PDP’s Ihedioha Silenced Okorocha (Breakdown)

Imo Governorship Election: How PDP’s Ihedioha Silenced Okorocha (Breakdown)

Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party for Imo state governorship election, Emeka Ihedioha, has been declared winner of the poll by the Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec).

Kwara Governorship Race: Saraki In Picture As PDP, APC Renew Battle

Kwara Governorship Race: Saraki In Picture As PDP, APC Renew Battle

The battle for who succeeds Abdulfatah Ahmed, the governor of Kwara state, is one to pay close attention to following the brutal defeat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Presidential and National Assembly polls held on 23 February.

Eagles, Seychelles Clash Perfect Redemption Opportunity For Ighalo

Eagles, Seychelles Clash Perfect Redemption Opportunity For Ighalo

As Rohr noted, Ighalo should show in Seychelles that he “can score the goals" for Nigeria after an unimpressive showing at the 2018 World Cup.

Five African Stars To Watch As 2018 World Cup Kicks Off

Five African Stars To Watch As 2018 World Cup Kicks Off

Just as the 2018 World Cup begins in Russia, the hopes of Africa's five teams at the competition hang squarely on the performances of some key players.

Five Key Lessons As DR Congo Hold Eagles At Home

Five Key Lessons As DR Congo Hold Eagles At Home

These are key lessons as Nigeria's 1-1 draw with DR Congo elicits reactions from soccer fans in the country with barely two weeks left before the global soccer fiesta billed for Vladimir Putin’s Russia.

Fifa World Cup: No African Progress In 28 Years

Fifa World Cup: No African Progress In 28 Years

A wave of optimism is travelling through the minds of many Nigerians that the Super Eagles and other Russia 2018-bound African teams would make a bold statement at the Mount Everest of football, the FIFA World Cup.

Court Declares Ajimobi’s Installation Of 21 Kings As Illegal

Court Declares Ajimobi’s Installation Of 21 Kings As Illegal

An Oyo State High Court on Friday declared that the installation of 21 kings by Governor Abiola Ajimobi is unconstitutional, illegal, null and void.

Robert Gabriel Mugabe – The End Game, Again!

Robert Gabriel Mugabe – The End Game, Again!

Africa needs hope, and needs cheer, at this time. That cheer is the ascendancy of Robert Gabriel Mugabe, writes Femi Olugbile.

Three Spots Up For Grabs As African Teams Battle For W/Cup Ticket

Three Spots Up For Grabs As African Teams Battle For W/Cup Ticket

The African qualifying race for the 2018 World Cup in Russia will enter its final round this weekend with some mouthwatering clashes.

Courageous, Decisive Antonio Conte Guides Chelsea To Premier League Title

Courageous, Decisive Antonio Conte Guides Chelsea To Premier League Title

''Antonio Conte changed when many would have been tentative, tinkering and hoping that things would take a positive turn. That decisiveness led to the successful title run everyone is celebrating today.''

From 14 To The Wrap Up Of #BBNaija 2017

From 14 To The Wrap Up Of #BBNaija 2017

The 2017 edition of the Big Brother Naija reality television show was a stretch of 77 days of drama, trauma, excitement, competition, anger and romance.

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