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Emmanuel Offor
An avid sports fan who is also hooked on movies, music and books. Basically, I PLAYpen & PUNCHlines

Scandal Rocks SSS Over Lopsided Recruitment in Favour of the North – PT

Akwa Ibom, Nigeria’s largest oil producing state, had 5 cadets, while a whopping 51 found their way in from Katsina State, the home state of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Director-General of the SSS, Mr. Daura.

Mourinho Mad at Aguero After Derby Deadlock

Reacting to the incident which almost swung the tie, Mourinho conceded some of the fault lay with Fellaini but added Aguero was savvy enough to exploit the incident.

‘I Win…It’s not Rocket Science’- Joshua Predicts Klitschko Knockout

At a colourful event in London Thursday marking their final head-to-head ahead of the bout, former heavyweight king Klitschko ramped up the mind games, making a big deal of the fact he’s been boxing for 27 years – exactly the same length of time Joshua has been alive

Eagles Setback as Enyeama is Ruled Out for the Rest of the Season

Enyeama’s French club, OSC Lille, made the announcement Thursday, saying the Nigerian international would need to undergo surgery to correct the damage after he was replaced in the 65th minute by Mike Maignan in a 2-0 defeat to Rennes.

Another Nigerian Man, Chinedu Eze, Murdered in South Africa

In a telephone chat Wednesday, the Chairman of the Nigerian Union in the province, Mr Mike Ibitoye, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that Eze, 35, was shot dead on April 25 during an argument over a cell phone.

Breaking: Streets Evacuated as Explosion Rocks McDonald’s in France

According to reports in the French media, the explosion hit the McDonald’s l’Aigle à Grenoble at around midday when “huge flames” were seen coming out of the toilet.

Echoes From 2015: ‘Jonathan was Always too Small for Office’ – Obasanjo

While it was an open secret that the Bayelsa State-born politician harboured misgivings towards his ouster from office despite his timely display of statesmanship in conceding defeat, his decision to begin a belated blame-game has been frowned at by many, including former President Olusegun Obasanjo.

‘Enyeama Won’t Captain Eagles Again’ – Rohr Speaks as Nigeria Prepares for Germany Friendly

Rohr has made no secret of the fact he fancies a return of Enyeama to the national team following his abrupt retirement in 2015, and has been more open to the idea given the injury concerns of present no 1 Carl Ikeme.

Sixes and Sevens! Real Madrid and Barca in La Liga Bloodbath

Results on Wednesday mean Madrid and Barcelona are locked on 78 points at the top of the table, but Real have a game in hand over their title rivals.

Biafra: Fayose, Ekweremadu Raise Support Fund for IPOB Leader Nnamdi Kanu

Fayose, who later declared Ekiti State, south-west Nigeria as part of Biafra, called on well-meaning Nigerians to support the embattled separatist leader

Guardiola Says ‘No Regrets’ Ahead of Derby Showdown With Mourinho

A defeat in the derby will see City cede fourth place to neighbours Manchester United, but Guardiola says he will adapt, no matter the outcome

Police Launch Investigation into Officer who Threatened to Kill 200 Nigerians if Buhari Dies

In a statement titled ‘Re – Policeman Threatens To Kill 200 Nigerians If Buhari Dies’, Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Moshood Jimoh, said investigation has commenced into the threat made by the alleged officer before necessary action is taken.

NFF Solves Coaches’ Salary Issue by Signing Massive Funding Deal

Making the announcement at the agreement signing on Wednesday, Francis Peters, the Deputy Managing Director, Aiteo Group, said that the payment was meant for the development of football in Nigeria.

EFCC Withdraws Suit Seeking to Bar Patience Jonathan from Accessing $5.9m

But in a hearing Tuesday, Oyedepo informed the court headed by Mojisola Olatoregun that the anti-graft agency was no longer interested in appealing the unfreezing order

‘I’ve Experienced Worse’ – Alex Iwobi Opens up on Arsenal Exile

Iwobi, 20, saw plenty of game time at the start of the 2016-17 campaign as Arsenal looked to be genuine contenders for the title, but has seen his minutes decline over the past months with the Gunners going through their worst spell in years.

Busted! Italian Model Reveals Ronaldo uses ‘Filling’ to make his Manhood Appear Larger

But the Portugal captain will definitely be miffed with the shocking revelations of one of his rumoured ex-flame, Italian model and reality television star Elisa De Panicis.

‘Jega Disappointed me’ – Goodluck Jonathan Explodes in New Book

Former President Goodluck Jonathan probably didn't take the election defeat as well as many of us thought he did.

Breaking: Wild Jubilation in Igboland as Nnamdi Kanu Gets Bail

The case has been adjourned to 11th July 2017

Breaking: 27 Killed in Fatal Accident in Nairobi, Kenya

According to the Police, the fatal accident occurred around 2:00 am when a Malindi-bound bus crashed into a truck at Kambu, along the busy highway.

‘We Are Screwed’ – Maradona Predicts World Cup Doom for Argentina

As Argentines eagerly await their fate in the coming games, Maradona, who captained them to glory in the 1986 World Cup, has questioned their capability to qualify for Russia 2018.


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