• Col. Abu Ali, other fallen colleagues brought glory to Nigeria, says Buhari

    Col. Abu Ali, other fallen colleagues brought glory to Nigeria, says Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday said the sacrifices of fallen officers and men in the war against terrorism in Nigeria would never go in vain.

    He said their memories would be eternally etched in the hearts and minds of fellow citizens for whose sake they laid down their lives.

    According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President was reacting to the death of Col. Abu Ali.

    Shehu quoted Buhari as saying that he was […]

  • Ubah promises to restore Nigeria’s lost continental club soccer glory

    Ubah promises to restore Nigeria’s lost continental club soccer glory

    According to reports, the President of FC Ifeanyi Ubah of Nnewi, Ifeanyi Ubah, has promised that the club will record remarkable performance in continental club soccer if it clinches a ticket.

    Ubah told sports writers in Nnewi, Anambra State on Saturday that the soccer team was being energised to ensure that the old glory of Nigeria in African football competition was re-enacted.

    He expressed the hope that the team would qualify for one of the next continental soccer competitions.

    FC Ifeanyi Ubah, popularly […]

  • Pepe ‘fully fit’ and eager to help Portugal to Euro 2016 glory

    Pepe ‘fully fit’ and eager to help Portugal to Euro 2016 glory

    Pepe is fully fit and ready for the biggest match of his career, with the divisive defender desperate to help Portugal emerge from the Euro 2016 final with their first-ever major trophy.

    Their seventh major tournament semi-final brought with it progress for just the second time, 12 years on from the ignominy of falling to Greece at the end of a European Championship they hosted.

    Portugal have the chance to reverse those roles at the Stade de France, with hosts and bookmakers’ […]