30 Football Fans Electrocuted in Calabar Viewing Centre

No fewer than 30 persons watching the Europa League football match between Manchester United and Anderlecht were electrocuted in Calabar yesterday evening. An eyewitness told our correspondent that a transformer near the viewing Centre located in the Iyang-Esu area of the Calabar Municipal Local Government exploded during the match and caused a high-tension cable to cut […]

Nigeria Football Clubs to go Public Third quarter of 2017

Nigerian football league clubs are set to list on the on the NASD OTC Securities Exchange latest by the third quarter of 2017. Bola Ajomale, Managing Director/CEO of NASD OTC Securities Exchange disclosed this in Lagos. Ajomale said: “We are opening up an opportunity for the clubs to access private funding as required and use […]

Division one league to start 22nd March

While the African Cup of Nations tournament continues in Gabon without the Nigeria’s Super Eagles who failed to qualified for Africa’s biggest football fiesta, the Nigeria’s national Division One football league is set to commence the 2016/2017 soon. According to the Executive Secretary of Nationwide League One (NLO),  Olushola Ogunnowo, the league commences 22nd March. […]

Nigerian man 21, kills countryman in India

  The Indian police have arrested a Nigerian for murder in a Mumbai suburb of Nallasopara. The Indian police said on Monday that the accused, Michael Chukwuma, 21, has been charged to court over the murder of his friend, Obinna Durumchukwu, 34. Friends had gathered at the deceased’s house Saturday night to mark Durumchukwu’s birthday […]