CAF Champions League (Semifinals first leg): Al-Ahly (Egypt) 2-0 ES Sétif (Algeria) (FT) 2018/19 UEFA Champions League (Group stage) Matchday 2 Group E: Bayern München 1-1 AFC Ajax, AEK Athens 2-3 Benfica (both FT) Ajax remain on top of the log on superior goal difference over Bayern, while Benfica are a point behind...
Federal Road Safety Corps FRSC Football Club on Saturday in Abuja defeated Kano Pillars Junior FC 3-0 in the ongoing 2016 Nigeria National League One. The match played at the Area 3 sports complex, FRSC dominated the game and bring the said big amount of supporters and fans. Godspower Igba opened...
Suleiman Ibrahim has emerged the 2019 Champion in the U-16 category of the just-concluded NNPC/SNEPCo Junior Tennis Tournament held at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club. Ibrahim from Junior Secondary School, Durumi in Abuja, came back after losing his first set 3-10 against David Dawariye from Faith Baptist High School, Diobu, Rivers...
ABB’s YuMi, the world’s first truly collaborative dual arm robot, waving the checkered flags to unveil the Gen2 car at a media conference in Seoul, which will host its first ABB FIA Formula E Championship Seoul E-Prix in 2020. About 10 million people live in the capital in South Korea,...
In the newest ranking by the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), Nigeria has retained fourth position in Africa but dropped two places from her previous 44th position in the world. The ranking was released on Thursday.Nigeria also retained 1,427 points from the previous list in December.The...
Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IEX: IBKR) will award up to $1,000 of commission credits to one million new customers for use in their IBKR brokerage accounts. Participants in this promotion can receive these credits by converting their winnings on bets made on IBKR’s Simulated Sports Betting Exchange.
Zenith Bank Plc, the sponsors of the Nigerian Female Basketball League has hailed the Nigerian female basketball team, D’Tigress for their exploits at the ongoing FIBA Women’s Afrobasket 2019 in Dakar, Senegal. Speaking on the progress of the team to the quarterfinal stage of the competition, the...
The Association of Proprietors’ Football Academy of Nigeria (APFAN) has urged the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to formulate a structure that will enhance academies in the country. Kamiludeen Banjo, the Public Relations Officer of the body, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Thursday that such structures could assist in check-mating the...
Panasonic launched the "NEYMAR JR. CRAZY SKILLS" project with the intention of using Panasonic technology to support children the world over who "want to be as good at football as Neymar Jr." At the end of 2015, "360° OBSERVATION CAM" which enables people to view crazy skills of Neymar...
Canaan House has emerged the winner of the 11th biennial inter-house sports of MD Nursery and Primary School. Canaan House, also known as Blue House, achieved the feat winning nine gold, eight silver and 12 bronze medals. The inter-house sports, which featured the three branches of the school at Omole, Agidingbi...
BenQ, one of the pioneer of professional gaming monitors and a leading human technology and solutions provider, has announced that the ZOWIE brand will represent its future releases in the gaming line.   BenQ acquired ZOWIE in 2015 in order to aggressively lead its eSports offerings with products that deliver true...
No fewer than 57 additional athletes have registered to participate in the forthcoming Coal City International Half Marathon holding in Enugu. Nzube Ndiokwelu, the event’s Race Director, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu on Friday. NAN...
United Bank for Africa (UBA) PLC in partnership with Mastercard, have announced they are giving away all-expenses paid trips to the Semi-Finals and Finals of the 2019 UEFA Champions League to 12 lucky UBA Mastercard holders and their plus ones. Open to...
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) says it has arrested the Secretary General of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Mr Amaechi Akawu, for allegedly misappropriating 130,000 dollars. In a statement signed by its spokesperson, Mrs Rasheedat Okoduwa, in Abuja...
English soccer's biggest club seem to have secured the services of the sport's most colourful manager after Jose Mourinho, according to Sky TV reports, agreed personal terms with Manchester United on Tuesday. After a trophy-laden career with Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan and Real Madrid, Mourinho is set to replace Dutchman...
Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar will contest the 2015 Ballon d’Or competition after the shortlist was whittled down from 23 names to just three. Messi is the favourite to land the accolade, having led Barcelona to a famous treble last season, while Ronaldo is looking to defend his crown...