-Sunday Oliseh, Vincent Enyeama

Enyeama’s withdrawal has put extra burden on my head – Oliseh

*Ban fans, as he did to journalists, from Eagles *Calls up Enyimba’s Femi Thomas *We must beat Tanzania at home By Olayinka Elebute, Oluwole Francis Just like he did when he opened camp and barred all journalist and visitors from coming to the home-based Eagles hotel, Sunday Oliseh, has added another twist to his approach… Read more »

Coach Edwin Okon

Rivers Angels coach, Edwin Okon, get yellow card

*League rewards Precious Edewor of Osun Babes Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) has issued a strong warning to the Head Coach of Rivers Angels Football Club of Port Harcourt, Mr Edwin Okon over his alleged unruly behaviours at match venues, especially in their last weekend match against Nasarawa Amazons in Lafia. In a letter signed… Read more »

seun omotayo

AAG: Nigeria begins chase for Buhari’s impossible mission

*We have lost the sheen of dominance in African sports -Prof Seun Omotayo By Oluwole Francis With the charge of President Muhammadu Buhari that the National Sports Commission (NSC) should go and win the 11th edition of the All African Games, the nation has sent forth a 573-man contingent to Brazzaville, Congo. They departed Nigeria… Read more »

Danlami Nmodu

Newsdiaryonline’s Abuja office burgled by unknown persons

*We remain undaunted by the planned attack Unknown persons burgled the office of Newsdiaryonline located at Extension D-49, EFAB Mall, Area 11, in Garki District, Abuja. A statement by Danlami Nmodu, the Publisher/Editor-in-Chief of Newsdiaryonline, said those who burgled the office forcefully broke the doors before gaining entrance. They also ransacked some drawers and made… Read more »

Gbenga Ogunbote...shortlisted for the month of August

Nominees for LBA August emerge

*Ikhana, Dogo, Eguma, Ogunbote battle for Manager spots League Bloggers Awards (LBA) has named eight actors in the Glo Premier League as frontrunners for the Manager and Player’s awards for the month of August. In the Manager category are Enyimba’s Kadiri Ikhana, Kabiru Dogo of Nasarawa United, Gbenga Ogunbote of 3SC and Stanley Eguma of… Read more »

General Muhammadu Buhari...Fear of this face is making NNPC work well suddenly

Yoruba people are not cannon fodder, ARG warns Buhari, APC

*Calls for unity among Yoruba political leaders The Afenifere Renewal Group [ARG] has criticised President Buhari for failing to make a strong ‘first impression’ following anxious agitation across the country on recent presidential appointments. The pan-Yoruba sociopolitical group, in a statement signed by its publicity secretary, Kunle Famoriyo, said the appointments have created many confusing interpretations,… Read more »

Samson Siasia...players promise nation another ticket

Dream team: Saviour, Abdullahi may miss out of Congo party

By Mansur Abdullahi Nigeria’s Dream Team VI may be at the All Africa Games in Congo Brazzaville two players short of their 20-man final squad after efforts to secure the release of overseas-based Godwin Saviour and Shehu Abdullahi seem to have hit the wall. KV Oostende FC, the Belgian club of Godwin Saviour have refused… Read more »

Buhari...gets direct briefing from NSC today. Will he be told the truth and nothing but the truth?

Use Maina to retrieve N3trillion stolen pension monies Buhari told

*Return his team to help the nation now By Oluwole Francis Africa Youth Patriotic and Development Mission (AYPDM) has begged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately get former chairman of the Pension Reform Task team (PRTT) Mallam Abdulrasheed Maina back to office to help in the better management of the nation’s pension sector. The Executive Secretary… Read more »

D'Tigers...African champions lands ticket to Rio Olympics

Buhari, FCT SWAN salutes D’Tigers

President Muhammadu Buhari like the FCT chapter of the Sports Weiters Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has sent congratulatory messages to the national men’s basketball team, D’Tigers, on their victory over Angola in the final of  the FIBA Africa Basketball Championship  in Tunisia. President Buhari joined other sports-loving Nigerians in applauding D’Tigers’ exhilarating 74-65 victory over their Angolan… Read more »

Shehu Dikko LMC chairman...commended by Kwara SWAN

Welcome to Premier League MFM, Plateau United, Niger Tornadoes

By Mansur Abdullahi Plateau United FC played last in the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) in the 2010/2011 league season when the Jos-based team finished 17th position on the log with 44 points, three points short of Ocean Boys FC who finished 16th to escape relegation. Minna, Niger state also enjoyed the same ripples of… Read more »