American boxer and retired world welterweight champion, Floyd Mayweather, 40, was expected to arrive Nigeria today for his first ever trip to West Africa. LIB can now confirm that the trip has been postponed indefinitely. LIB investigations revealed that the retired boxing champion choose only to fly to Nigeria in his private jet however he couldn't
England has claimed their first FIFA U-20 World Cup, with a 1-0 win over Venezuela in a pulsating final.However, some of their players who are most likely of Nigeria descent could not be be overlooked. Excerpts ADEMOLA LOOKMAN: Aged 19, Forward, Everton Scored three times during the tournament, including in the semi-finals against Italy.
Chelsea have made a £34.7million offer for Juventus defender Alex Sandro, reports claim. Sandro had an impressive season for Juventus as they won Serie A and the Coppa Italia but were beaten by Real Madrid in the Champions League final last weekend. The 26-year-old was signed by Max Allegri in 2015 and is crucial to their wing-back system
Nigeria’s Super Eagles players have landed in Uyo on Monday ahead of this weekend’s 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Bafana Bafana of South Africa. Three players were however missing from the from the expected roster of 24 to hit the Uyo camp of the Super Eagles on Monday. The ‘missing’ trio are newly wedded Elderson
93 Electoral Committee members are to be inaugurated on Monday 12th June 2017, by the Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung. The inauguration takes place at the VIP lounge, Package A of the National Stadium, Abuja at 10.00am. Each Federation will have a Chairman and two other electoral committee members during the
Rohr said this on Tuesday in Uyo while speaking with newsmen after the Super Eagles’ first training session at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium. The coach said that the South African team had not lost a match in the last two years and as such, it would be a big challenge to beat the team. “The game will be difficult. It will be a big
Yaya Toure has signed a new one-year deal with Manchester City, the Premier League club have announced. Toure was frozen out of the side by City boss Pep Guardiola in the early part of 2016-17 after a row between the manager and the player’s agent Dimitri Seluk, but he has been very much involved since November, and has now put pen to