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[ad_1] Newly appointed Abia Warriors head coach, Imama Amapakabo has promised to build on the success achieved by the club last season. Abia Warriors finished as runners-up in the 2024 President Federation Cup. Amapakabo assured that he will build a team with purpose. DAILY POST reports that Amapakabo signed a two-year contract with the Umuahia-based club on Wednesday. “First of all I can assure that you will definitely enjoy good football with me, that I can guarantee,” he stated during his unveiling ceremony. “We will have a team that will play with purpose and result oriented football. “At the end…

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[ad_1] Jumoke Alani and Regina Otu have arrived at Super Falcons’ camp in Sevilla, Spain, DAILY POST reports. The duo’s arrival increased the number of players in camp to 18. Midfielder, Otu was handed an invitation on Tuesday following injury to Rosengard star, Halimat Ayinde. She is one of the four alternate players in the squad. The Super Falcons are camped at the Jerez de la Frontera. Randy Waldrum’s side are expected to depart for Paris next week Thursday after taking on Canada in a friendly a day earlier. [ad_2] Source link

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[ad_1] Uruguay striker, Darwin Nunez was at the centre of a fight with Colombia fans following his side’s defeat in the Copa America on Wednesday night. Uruguay were defeated 1-0 against Colombia in the Copa America semi-final encounter. Jefferson Lerma scored the only goal of the match in the first half. However, shortly after Mexican referee, Cesar Ramos blew the final whistle of the game, Nunez and his teammate Ronald Araujo were among the Uruguay players who rushed over to a section of Colombia fans inside the Bank of America Stadium. Nunez was seen exchanging punches with Colombia supporters before…

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[ad_1] Netherlands manager, Ronald Koeman, has slammed suggestions that England have been boring at Euro 2024. Koeman went further to say Gareth Southgate’s side can beat Spain in Sunday’s final. The Three Lions qualified for the final, thanks to a 2-1 win over the Dutch on Wednesday night. England and Southgate have been criticized throughout the competition for their disjointed displays. But Koeman insists they have enough quality to beat Spain. He said: “I think England showed great football in the first half after [going] 1-0 down. “It’s football and maybe if you watch all the matches of them, maybe…

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[ad_1] England manager, Gareth Southgate, has said leading the team to a first major tournament final on foreign soil is his best achievement as a coach. Ollie Watkins came off the bench to score a 90th-minute winner, as the Three Lions came from behind to defeat the Netherlands 2-1 on Wednesday night. Southgate’s men will now face Spain in the final in Berlin on Sunday. During his time in charge, Southgate has now guided England to a quarter-final, a semi-final, and two finals in four tournaments. When asked where he placed the victory over the Dutch in his eight-year tenure,…

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[ad_1] Zamfara State HISBAH Commission has sent a serious warning to the organizers of traditional boxing competition in the State to immediately stop the arrangements. This was disclosed in Gusau, the State capital by the chairman of the Commission, Mal. Umar Hassan Gusau. He said that the suspension would remain until further notice. The chairman gave the warning via an announcement made and shared to newsmen, pointing out that security was the main reason following the state government’s decision on the boxing activity. Mallam Gusau further warned that anyone who disobeyed the order of suspending the activity must be dealt…

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[ad_1] Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide has urged South-East governors and other political leaders in the zone to ignore Simon Ekpa’s opposition to their planned negotiation for Mazi Nnamdi Kanu’s release. It could be recalled that Ekpa, the self-acclaimed Prime Minister of Biafra Government in Exile had in a statement a few days back said the governors lacked the legitimacy to negotiate for Kanu’s freedom. However, in a statement made available to journalists on Thursday, the National President of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide, Mazi Okwu Nnabuike appealed to the governors to go ahead without hesitation…

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[ad_1] Yobe State Police Command has arrested Mallam Auwalu Haruna, a self-proclaimed marabout, for alleged abduction and impregnation of a 20-year-old lady. According to the Command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Dungus Abdulkarim, the police recorded 34 cases of gender-based violence (GBV) and related crimes between January and June 2024, with 85% currently undergoing trial and a few convictions secured. He stated that the latest incident came to light when the Tarmuwa Divisional Police Headquarters received a complaint from Alhaji Mohammed Kellu that his daughter had been abducted by Mallam Auwalu Haruna on June 6, 2024. Following a thorough search,…

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[ad_1] Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Federal Government, on Wednesday, declared that prices of food items would crash in the next 180 days (January 2025). The Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Abubakar Kyari, said the measures, which include the suspension of duties, tariffs, and taxes for the importation of certain food commodities through land and sea borders, would bring down prices. 2. The Nigeria Labour Congress has said it would press for N250,000 minimum wage during a planned meeting with President Bola Tinubu at the State House, Abuja, on Thursday (today). The Head…

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[ad_1] Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Federal Government, on Wednesday, declared that prices of food items would crash in the next 180 days (January 2025). The Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Abubakar Kyari, said the measures, which include the suspension of duties, tariffs, and taxes for the importation of certain food commodities through land and sea borders, would bring down prices. 2. The Nigeria Labour Congress has said it would press for N250,000 minimum wage during a planned meeting with President Bola Tinubu at the State House, Abuja, on Thursday (today). The Head…

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