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Kanu Nwankwo Loses Mum, “She Was Our Rock…”, He Says.

Mrs Susan Kanu Iheme, the late mother of Nigerian football legend Kanu Nwankwo, passed away on September 7th. Opening up after her passing to papilonews.com, Kanu said:...

Amazing Guiness Moments at The BPL 2016/17 Season Kick Off Event

The wait is finally over! It’s another season of football! Exciting and intense moments ahead! Are you ready for the excitement of a new season! Sunday August 14, was...

Kanu Nwankwo in Canada for Soccer Academy

Football legend Kanu Nwankwo is in Canada for the Kanu soccer academy which is a football clinic where he went to scout for talented players and collaborate with  some...

Mikel Obi Resolves to Donate His Own Share of Money Gift From Japanese Surgeon to His Teammates

After Japanese multi millionaire surgeon Katsuya Takasu kept to his promise by donating $390,000 to Nigeria’s team that won Bronze at Rio 2016, reports now have...

Sports Presenter Charlie Webster Contracts Rare Form of Malaria in Rio

British TV presenter Charlie Webster is currently fighting for her life in a Brazilian hospital after being struck down by a rare strain of malaria on her way to the...

Nigeria’s Divine Oduduru Comes 7th in Semi-final Heat at The Rio Olympics

Ejowvokoghene Divine Oduduru, Nigeria’s fastest man missed out on a spot at the 200m finals after coming 7th at the semi-finals heat early this morning at Rio...

“We Have Started Preparations for Tokyo 2020 Already” Says Sports Minister Solomon Dalung

According to the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, preparations are being put in place to prepare Nigeria for the next Olympics in 2020....

Nigeria’s record breaking boat rower Chierika Ukogu won’t be competing for medals at Rio 2016

Nigeria’s record breaking boat rower Chierika Ukogu who put medical school on hold won’t be competing for medals at Rio 2016. Chierika Ukogu’s dreams of...

Enyimba’s Udoh, Pyagbara, Onuigbo Out of El-Kanemi Tie

Nigeria Professional Football League title holders, Enyimba, will miss the services of their three strikers; Mfom Udoh, Christian Pyagbara and Ifeanyi Onuigbo in...

Throwback Photo of Athlete Uzo Aduba, Years Before She Became An Actress

Emmy-Award winning actress, Nigerian born Uzo Aduba pictured in 2002 as a sprinter. She was one of BU’s top sprinters long before she turned to an actress. In the...

Pre-Match Foreign Training Tour Refused for Nigerian Boxer Ajagba

Nigeria’s lone boxing entrant to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Efe Ajagba will not undergo any foreign tour to prepare him for the games. A source...

Burial Date Set For Stephen Keshi’s Burial

The Ministry of Youth and Sports led by Solomon Dalung has proposed a 20-man National Committee for a State burial of the late former Super Eagles Coach, Stephen...

Moses Simon Loses Sister

Super Eagles winger Moses Simon lost his elder sister who passed on during child birth on Sunday evening. The death of Simon’s sister, Hauwa, was confirmed by the...

Top 10 Most Fashionable Female Athletes [2]

Despite being talented in their various sports, there are many female athletes who are stunning both on the field and on red carpets. Here, we take a look at the most...