Monday, 30 January, 2023

Category: Sports


The Football Association have confirmed the Wembley Arch will be lit up in the Brazil colours tonight, and they have also released the following statement. ‘Everyone who loves football, loves Pele.‘His unique talent lit up the game, and inspired football. Read more…


By Ezeakukwu Emmanuel Nsoedo (PhD) December 20th, 2022, will remain a memorable day for the people of Nnewi because Chimezie Metu Foundation has given a magnificent basketball court to the town. It is the first of its kind in Anambra Read more…


France’s Kylian Mbappe has emerged as the second player to score a hat-trick in a World Cup final after lifting his team to level in the ongoing Mundial in Qatar. Mbappe converted an 80th-minute penalty and equalised with an acrobatic Read more…


Former Manchester United star footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has said scoring in five World Championships is a rare achievement he would not have dreamt of. Ronaldo said this via a post on his verified Facebook page on Friday, saying the achievement Read more…


Qatar opened the Middle East’s first World Cup on Sunday with its ruler sitting next to the leaders of two Arab countries that only a year and a half earlier had been part of a boycott trying to bring the Read more…


The founder of Maureen Mmadu Kiddies Football Club (MMKFC) Amb Maureen Nkiruka Mmadu has appealed to public spirited individuals to come to the aid of the club to participate in a female football tourney scheduled to take place in Morocco Read more…


…Sets up three man committee Anambra FA chairman, Chikelue Iloenyosi has hit the ground running with the appointment of a new FA secretary. The new scribe, Raphael Nweke steps into the shoes of Chijioke Onyedika who has been on the Read more…


With the US and its allies pledging unprecedented levels of military support to Ukraine, a recent CBS News report suggested that only around 30% of the weapons sent by the West actually make it to the front lines. The report Read more…


Nigeria’s Women’s 4x100m quartet of Tobi Amusan, Favour Ofili, Rosemary Chukwuma and Grace Nwokocha made history Sunday afternoon at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham by becoming the first Women’s relay team to win a Commonwealth Games gold metal. The quartet Read more…


The world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, has congratulated Nigerian super athletic star, Tobi Amusan, for winning the women’s 100m hurdles gold with a new world record. Amusan, the first Nigerian athlete to win a gold medal in the World Athletics, Read more…


Chieftains of Nigerian basketball from the South-east have rubished the statement accredited to a group called ‘South East Basketball Association’ condemning the withdrawal of Nigeria from all international basketball for two years by the federal government. The South-east basketball stakeholders headed by Read more…


Governor Chukwuma Soludo has urged Bayern Munich FC of Germany to consider establishing an Academy in Anambra as part of an effort to deepen the game of football in Nigeria. Soludo made the request while welcoming the Bayern Munich technical Read more…