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Stanley meets Mecha By Emeka Obasi

This headline reminds me of David Rubadiri’s poem, ‘Stanley Meets Mutesa’. Difference is that while the British explorer met King Mutesa of Uganda in life, Stanley Okoronkwo and Harrison Mecha, two former Rangers Stars, will now meet in death. Mecha and Okoronkwo were around until they departed recently. The Flying …

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NPFL Round-up: Enyimba, Akwa United secure away victories, Seiyefa Jackson makes history for Rivers United

After a month-long break to allow Rivers United complete their outstanding matches, the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) witnessed thrilling encounters as hostilities resumed in the ongoing 2023/2024 season, with surprising results reverberating across various match venues in the country. Defending champions, Enyimba FC, showcased their title-defense prowess with an …

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‘ Nigeria’s Sports Minister not sincere ‘ – House of Reps Sports Committee Chairman declares

Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Sports, Hon. Ekene Adams has voiced strong criticism towards Senator John Enoh, the Minister of Sports Development, accusing him of insincerity regarding the country’s sports development goals. The lawmaker, who represents the Chikun Kajuru Federal Constituency in Kaduna State, expressed his concerns …

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Fury blames Ukraine war for defeat by Usyk, now first undisputed heavyweight Champion in 25 years

…. Rematch in October Tyson Fury suffered a split-decision points defeat against Oleksandr Usyk, who has made history by becoming boxing’s first four-belt undisputed heavyweight champion. The highly anticipated bout, which took place on a grand stage, saw Fury start strong but face significant challenges as the fight progressed. Fury, …

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