Paul Onuachu: Genk extend Super Eagles striker’s contract

With this, the Nigeria international will now represent the four-time Belgian First Division kings until 2024. Belgian top-flight side Genk have announced the extension of Paul Onuachu’s contract until 2024. Thanks to his impressive displays for Danish side Midtjylland, the Nigeria international was snapped up by the Smurfs in August...
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Fury vs. Wilder 3 undercard: Berlanga vs. Coerces & Julian Williams vs. Vladimir Hernandez

Brooklyn’s newest young knockout prodigy and a former unified world champion from Philadelphia will see action Saturday, Oct. 9 at T-Mobile Arena in preliminary bouts before the highly anticipated heavyweight trilogy grudge match between WBC and lineal heavyweight world champion Tyson “The Gypsy King” Fury and former heavyweight world champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder.
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Caf Champions League: Boboye explains why Akwa United bowed to CR Belouizdad

The veteran coach disclosed the reasons for the Promise Keepers’ early exit from the African club competition. Coach Kennedy Boboye has opened up on reasons for Akwa United’s failed expedition in the Caf Champions League. The reigning Nigeria Professional Football League kings bowed out of the tournament following a 2-1...

Is Bob Hearts Abishola Based on a True Story?

Created by comedy king Chuck Lorre (of ‘The Big Bang Theory’ fame) and British-Nigerian comedian Gina Yashere, the CBS sitcom ‘Bob Hearts Abishola’ is a laughter-and-chaos-filled love story of a divorced Detroit businessman and a hardworking Nigerian nurse who helps him recuperate after a cardiac arrest. As the two navigate their clashing personalities and vastly different cultural backgrounds, the stage is set for romance and drama.

In Year Two, Black Haven Turns Its Lens On Joy

Actor Sinque Tavares was all jitters, pacing as he waited for the news on a lease. Behind him, a squat Meriden apartment complex peeked out across an expanse of dirt and grass. Traffic passed by, humming its urban lullaby. Then the phone rang, clear as a bell. The camera did a close pan on Tavares' face. A beat dropped, and he was moving through space, his body a live wire.

Bob Hearts Abishola Season 3 Premiere Asks: What Is Best for Dele? Weigh In!

When we last left Bob Hearts Abishola, the CBS sitcom’s central couple had a put a pin in their wedding and hopped a flight to Lagos. Abishola was determined to retrieve Dele from ex-husband Tayo and bring him back to Detroit, where he supposedly belongs. But soon after touching down in Nigeria, Dele’s mother appeared to have a change of heart. Was returning to Michigan truly what was best for her son? That was the question she posed to soon-to-be-husband Bob at the tail end of Monday’s Season 3 opener. Upon arriving at Tayo’s compound, Abishola and Bob discovered that Dele had...
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Nigeria Extends Phone Blackout as Crackdown on Banditry Spreads

YENAGOA, Nigeria (Reuters) - Nigerian authorities imposed a communications blackout on Monday in several parts of Sokoto state as a crackdown against armed kidnappers in the country's northwest region spreads. Gangs of armed men seeking lucrative ransom payments, known locally as bandits, have spread across northwestern Nigeria over the past...

Serie A: Red-hot Osimhen leads Napoli against Udinese

The in-form Nigeria striker would be targeting his first league goal of the season against Luca Gotti's White and Blacks. Victor Osimhen would be hoping to score his first Serie A goal of the 2021-22 campaign when Napoli face Udinese on Monday night. Still fresh from his awe-inspiring performance in...

Serie A, in the Udinese-Napoli field

He took the Europa League, now he wants the championship too. Victor Osimhen has the goal in his head in tonight's trip from Napoli to Udine, after the brace of the comeback in Leicester. The difficult start to the season with the reaction of Venice, the disqualification, the lecture by Spalletti is now behind us, the Nigerian wants to be the catalyst for a blue attack which so far has worked very well in unison, scoring full points in three games with six different scorers: Insigne, Elmas, Ruiz, Petagna, Politano and Koulibaly. Osimhen wants to be a star of the top scorer, he wants to impose technique and instinct in Serie A in a run by Napoli towards the return to the Champions League in which many chips to bet have his face.His seasonal record so far is the 20 goals with the Charleroi shirt between the league and cups in 2018-19, this is the goal that Viktor has in mind and which he has finally started climbing in Leicester, and now he doesn't want to stop anymore, perhaps scoring in a small record that Napoli is chasing tomorrow: the Azzurri have been on the net for 29 consecutive matches in Serie A and scoring goals in Udine would reach Juventus and Milan, the only ones in the history of the championship to have rejoiced for 30 consecutive games.the only ones in the history of the championship to have cheered for 30 consecutive games.the only ones in the history of the championship to have cheered for 30 consecutive games.

Sokoto Shuts Down Telecom Services In 14 LGAs As Part Of Efforts To Fight Banditry

The Sokoto Government has shut down telecommunication services in 14 out of 23 local government areas. On Monday, September 20, Governor Aminu Tambuwal made this disclosure when speaking with Voice of America (VOA) Hausa Service. According to him, shutting down the telecommunication services forms part of the measures put in place to fight banditry in the state.

SuperBoy Cheques New Alum, ‘Bravo’ Is Special

Nigerian rapper, Phyno has urged his fans to throw their weight behind Superboy Cheque and support him in his new project titled Bravo. Phyno has often time pushed the career of his protege, Akanbi Bamidele Brett better known as Super Boy Cheque by getting him chances for better collaborations with A-list artists due to his links in the industry.

BBNaija: Lady Prophesies White Money As Next Housemate To Be Evicted

A Nigerian lady has taken to social media to mess the emotions and minds of Big Brother Naija fans after sharing a revelation about ‘Shine Ya Eye’ housemate, Whitemoney. The lady whose name is identified on micro-blogging platform, Twitter, as @FulaniIgbo revealed that Whitemoney will be evicted in the next eviction show.

Carabao Cup: Watford’s Etebo ruled out of Stoke City clash

The Hornets have confirmed the Nigeria international will not be available on Tuesday. Peter Etebo will not be available for Watford when they square up against Stoke City in Tuesday’s League Cup encounter, the Premier League side has announced. The Nigerian midfielder joined the Hornets on loan from the Potters...

Tems Sings Circles Around Her Struggles on ‘If Orange Was a Place’

“Everything is special about Tems,” Wizkid, one of the brightest stars in Nigerian pop, told Rolling Stone last month. “Everything.” In just three years, Tems, 26, has established herself as one of the African diaspora’s most intriguing artists. She shines on Wizkid’s summer smash “Essence,” and dueted with Drake on Certified Lover Boy. Right now, she’s on a tour of the US, having just sold out New York City’s S.O.B.’s and with a turn at Afropunk Atlanta up next. From her first single, 2018’s “Mr Rebel,” Tems quietly introduced herself as a distinct voice in her native Nigeria’s musical landscape....

Angela Merkel Announces She’s a Feminist Before She Steps Down—Too Little, Too Late?

Many of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s lifestyle choices and the policies she implemented supported the cornerstone of feminist principles—even if her words did not reflect it. For 16 years, Germany’s center-right party, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), which emphasizes the traditional gender values of children, kitchen and church, elected Angela...

🇳🇬 What to expect from LaLiga’s Nigerians this season

With the crazy summer transfer window done with, we take a look at what to expect from some of the Nigerians plying their trade in LaLiga Santander and LaLiga SmartBank this season. Samuel Chukwueze (Villarreal CF) Umuahia native Chukwueze has been missing in action since he suffered a hip injury...