• AC Milan Sold To Chinese Consortium

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    The takeover of AC Milan was completed Thursday, with Silvio Berlusconi selling the club to a Chinese consortium after 31 years in charge. The group, led by Chinese businessman Yonghong Li, has been attempting to buy Milan for some time but the deal has hit a series of delays and the sale has been postponed…

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  • We’ll Present Compact Commonwealth Contingent, FG Assures

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    The Federal Government has pledged that it would present a “compact team” for the forthcoming Commonwealth Games slated for Gold Coast, Australia, in the next 100 days. Also, the government pledged that it would support the nation’s contingent to the games with adequate resources for training and participation. President Mumahammadu Buhari, represented by the Minister…

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  • I Want To Make A Difference – Bunmi Blair

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    One of Nigeria’s aspiring coaches and Abuja-based journalist, Bunmi Haruna, has disclosed that his love for youth development had long pushed him to make a difference; hence, his completion of a CAF ‘License B’ coaching certificate, in Abuja, recently. ‎Haruna, who was one of the 75 participants put through modern-day coaching techniques during the two-week…

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  • Iber Cup To Honour Bauchi Gov In Portugal

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    Bauchi State governor, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar, has been invited to grace one of the world’s most popular youth soccer tourney, the Ibercup, in Portugal. Organisers of the tournament have already invited the governor as a special guest during a gala night, where patrons of the clubs that have participated in the tournament would be honoured….

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  • Nigeria Bows Out Of 2017 ITF/CAT Juniors’ Male Doubles

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    After holding up her own for the first couple of days of the 2017 ITF/CAT African Junior Championships holding in Johannesburg, South Africa, Nigeria’s male team, on Thursday, succumbed to defeats in their doubles’ matches at the event which features over 100 players from about 30 countries. In the boys’ U-16, Michael Osewa and Michael…

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  • FCT Administration To Athletics’ C’ttee: Develop Grassroots Talents

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    The newly inaugurated Federal Capital Territory Athletics’ Association (FCTAA) has been charged by the FCT Secretary for Social Development, Mrs Elegbede Irene Adegbola, to make the seeking and development of talented young Nigerians from the grassroots. Elegbede, who gave the charge yesterday in Abuja, while inaugurating the FCTAA, said: “We make a lot of mistakes….

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