GQ ranks Super Eagles’ Jersey Best World Cup 2018 Kit

Is there anyone still wondering why the Super Eagles 2018 World Cup Kit sold out fast in the UK? British GQ has an answer. The magazine ranked all the kits of the national teams competing in the 2018 World Cup, worst to best. The Super Eagles’ kit sits atop the list, with the magazine describing it as […]

Super Falcons qualify for 2018 African Women’s Cup of Nations

Nigeria’s senior women’s football team, Super Falcons, have qualified for the 2018 African Women’s Cup of Nations. The reigning champions of the tournament defeated Gambia 6-0 to qualify for the 2018 competition which will be hosted in Ghana. The team’s Twitter handles shared the news, writing: FT: Nigeria 6-0 Gambia (7-0 agg) Reiging champions Super Falcons […]

Canada, US & Mexico to host 2026 World Cup

The World Cup! The North American countries of Canada, US, and Mexico have beaten Morocco to win the bid to host the 2026 World Cup. According to BBC, the bid, tagged “United 2026,” garnered 134 votes, way over the 65 of Morocco. Both Mexico (in 1970 and 1986) and the US (1994) have previously hosted a football […]

EbonyLife is making Wole Soyinka’s “Death and a King’s Horseman” into a movie

It’s the dispensation of taking African stories to the world, and who better to do that than Africans themselves? Well, Mo Abudu has announced that EbonyLife Films has obtained the rights to make Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka‘s play “Death and a King’s Horseman” into a feature film. Abudu shared the news on her Instagram, writing: Happy Sunday beautiful people. Lunch with […]

Kanu Nwankwo (Papilo) recovers £8,250 stolen in Russian Airport

Super Eagles legend Kanu Nwankwo has recovered the £8,250 ( about N4 million) stolen from him at an airport in Russia, The Nation reports. The footballer had arrived Russia for the Fifa legends game ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup when the money was removed from his luggage. Russia’s Interior Ministry had said they had recovered the money and would […]

French Open: Serena Williams withdraws from playing Sharapova over Injury

23-time Grand Slam winner Serena Williams has withdrawn from her French Open match with Maria Sharapova over an injury. A disappointed Serena made the announcement just before both players were due on the court, Guardian reports. She said: Unfortunately I’m having some issues with my pec muscle. Right now I can’t actually serve so it’s kind of hard to play. It’s […]

£8,250 stolen from Kanu Nwankwo’s Suitcase in Russia

Kanu Nwankwo arrived Russia early to play in the FIFA legends game, but had a terrible start to his trip. The retired footballer had £8,250 (about N4 million) stolen from his suitcase in Moscow, Russia. According to The Sun, Kanu reported the money missing when he reached Kaliningrad. Russia’s Interior Ministry has said two loaders at the airport […]