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Be Ready For Vincent Enyeama's Exit - Peter Rufai

The newly appointed Super Eagles Coach, Sunday Oliseh, has been advised to find a standby goal keeper that will take over from Vincent Enyeama.  Former Super ... Full story

Sergio Romero Signs For Manchester United

New Manchester United goalkeeper Sergio Romero has said he came to Old Trafford to help his old boss Louis van Gaal win silverware. The Red Devils ... Full story

Stephen Keshi Demands $5m Compensation From NFF

Former Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has demanded US$5m (£3.2m) compensation from the Nigeria Football Federation following his dismissal from the job. Keshi was sacked at the ... Full story

Liverpool Sign Christian Benteke From Aston Villa For £32.5m

Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke has officially made the switch to Liverpool, according to Liverpool’s official website. The Belgian international’s move to Anfield was expected ... Full story

Lionel Messi Accused Of Receiving £2.4m To Lay A Stone At 2017 Africa Cup Of Nations

Lionel Messi received at least £2.4million in cash for supporting one of the most corrupt dictators in Africa, it was claimed on Tuesday. The 28-year-old football ... Full story

Kelechi Iheanacho, Sterling Score For Manchester City

Kelechi Iheanacho provided an early assist for Manchester City’s £49m striker Raheem Sterling before scoring in the second half to kick off their International Champions ... Full story

Campaigners Call For Kofi Annan To Be In Charge Of FIFA Reform

A group campaigning for reform of world soccer's governing body FIFA have called for former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan to be put in ... Full story

Rashidi Yekini’s Daughter To Meet Portugal Club Over Father’s Foundation

The daughter of late Africa Soccer legend, Rashidi Yekini, Yemisi, will this weekend be traveling to Portugal to hold talks with Portuguese club Victoria Setubal ... Full story

Ethiopia’s Dibaba Breaks 1500m World Record

The Herculis meeting ended, as is tradition, with a pyrotechnic show on the infield. But the real fireworks at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in ... Full story

Madrid Manager Rafa Benitez Addresses Sergio Ramos And David De Gea Rumours

Ramos is reported to have told Real Madrid that he wants to make the move to Old Trafford this summer, but Benitez appears to be ... Full story

Graeme Joffe Flees South Africa

Former TV and radio sports presenter - and Sport24 columnist - Graeme Joffe fled South Africa three months ago. Writing on his Sportsfire Daily blog on ... Full story

NFF Mourns Media Officer, Gracious Akujobi

The camp of the Senior Women National Team, Super Falcons, is in mourning following the death on Thursday morning of the team’s Media Officer, Miss ...

Raheem Sterling Completes Man City Move

Raheem Sterling has expressed relief at the completion of his acrimonious transfer from Liverpool to Manchester City for an initial £44m and believes he is ... Full story

Robin van Persie Joins Fenerbahce

Fenerbahce have confirmed that Robin van Persie has joined the club from Manchester United. The two clubs had agreed a fee for the 31-year-old striker last ... Full story

Boxers To Battle For N1 Million In GOtv Boxing Championship

The organisers of the GOtv Boxing Championship have announced a price money of One Million naira for the best boxer in the July edition of ... Full story

Venezuelan Weightlifter Collapses While Lifting 53kg During Competition Video

On Sunday, a Venezuelan weightlifter fell to the ground and collapsed after missing an attempt on the clean & jerk weightlifting at the Pan Am ... Full story

Sunday Oliseh Wants N60m Per Anum For Super Eagles Appointment

According to AfricanFootball.com in-coming Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh has said he is comfortable to be paid the same five million Naira (more than $21,000) a ... Full story

Serena Williams Beats Maria Sharapova

Serena Williams beat arch rival Maria Sharapova on Centre Court for this afternoon's semi-final in straight sets as her powerful serve proved too much for ... Full story

Man City Not Willing To Meet Liverpool’s £50m Price Tag On Raheem Sterling

Manchester City are unlikely to meet Liverpool’s £50m asking price for Raheem Sterling, reports the Manchester Evening News. Although the Sterling saga took another twist on ... Full story

Frank Lampard: I Am Lucky To Play Alongside David Villa And Andrea Pirlo

Frank Lampard is excited to be playing alongside David Villa & Andrea Pirlo for New York City FC. Frank Lampard & Andrea Pirlo contest for the ... Full story

Ahmed Musa, Odion Ighalo Score For Their Clubs

Two Super Eagles strikers were on target for their clubs as their clubs begin preparations for the 2015-16 season. Odion Ighalo scored twice as Watford spanked ... Full story

Emmanuel Adebayor Convert To Islam Video

Emmanuel Adebayor Convert To Islam ... Full story

NFF Hires Foreign Coach As Sunday Oliseh’s Assistant

The first time the Nigeria Football Federation contacted Sunday Oliseh for Eagles’ job, the former national team captain declined on one condition: He was to ... Full story

Dempsey Scores Twice, US Beats Honduras 2-1 To Open Gold Cup

Clint Dempsey didn't view a wild sellout crowd as a pro-Texas bunch celebrating two goals by what amounts to a hometown kid. Dempsey scored twice on ... Full story

Segun Odegbami Vows To Lead Nigerians To Resist Foreign Coach

Odegbami vows to lead Nigerians to resist foreign coach 1980 Africa Cup of Nations winner, Segun Odegbami has kicked against the hiring of a foreign ... Full story

Lionel Messi Devastated By New Defeat In Final

Lionel Messi has told of the pain of losing the Copa America final after the football superstar faced criticism in his native Argentina. Messi finally posted ... Full story

Super Eagels Star, Emenike Denies Converting To Islam

Responding to viral reports that he had converted to Islam, Nigerian international football player, Emmanuel Emenike, shared the above image on social media and captioned: “I ... Full story

NFF Sacks Stephen Keshi As Super Eagles Coach

The Big Boss has been shown the exit door by the Nigeria Football Federation for lack of commitment to achieve the federation’s objectives Stephen Keshi’s contract ... Full story

Buying Arsenal, Will Take Nigerian Flag Worldwide

At a recent media chat, Africa’s richest man and the richest black man in the world, Aliko Dangote, shared some vital tips on how to ... Full story

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Yemi Alade | Duro Timi VIDEO Premiere

2015 MTV Africa Music Awards “Best Female” award winner Yemi Alade premieres the music visual for “Duro Timi“; a Sizzle Pro produced emotive ballad sheltered on her acclaimed ...

Why I Have Been out of Nollywood… Adewale Elesho

Comic Nollywood actor Adewale Elesho, has revealed that the reason why his face has been scarce in the industry has been because of piracy. The actor ...

Sir Kollington Ayinla, Queen Salawa Abeni Reunites Again

Remember Sir Kollington Ayinla and Queen Salawa Abeni the two Fuji giants who got married in the 1980's, and their marriage spectacularly crashed leading to ...

What is Happening to Taribo West?

What could be happening to former Super Eagles international footballer, Taribo West, as he looked so pale when he stepped out with some Nollywood celebrities ...

Olamide Gushes About Adekunle Gold

There is a popular saying that anything worth doing is worth doing well. With this saying, singer, Olamide, seems not to have any regrets signing ...

Tonto Dikeh Reveals Her Belly to Her Fans (Photo)

For those rumour peddlers who had stated that Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, is pregnant, well, the actress has openly revealed herself for all to see. The ...

Funke Akindele Boycotts Late Father-In-Law's Burial

Few days ago, Kehinde Oloyede Almaroof, the estranged husband of star actress, Funke Akindele lost his father. The movie distributor’s late father Morufu Ayanbola Oloyede died ...

Davido Reveals The Identity Of The Only Woman In His Life

Multiple award wining music star, David Adedeji Adeleke, better known as Davido has revealed the identity of the only woman in his life at the ...

Timaya's Accuser Sheila B Exposed By Fellow Woman

Will the crisis trailing Nigerian singer, Timaya, ever stop? Recently, the lady accusing the singer of rape, Sheila B and a fellow American base lady, ...

No One Can Steal My Joy Timaya's Babymama

Barbara, the babymama of controversial singer, Timaya, seems not to be bothered with the controversies trailing the father of her two children. It is no longer ...