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10 Dec
London-Based Nigeria’s Taiwo “Esepor” Agbaje has declared that he is ready to win the world featherweight title. Esepor, who is billed to fight Richard Pumicpic of the Philippines for the World Boxing Federation Intercontinental featherweight....
2 Apr 2022
Corporate strategist, theologian and development economist, Dr. Osaren Emokpae, has been appointed Chairman of the Wilson Badejo Foundation (WBF).
21 Feb 2022
Knockout specialist, Nigeria’s Onoriode ‘Godzilla’ Ehwarieme, recorded another milestone in his professional boxing career in the early hours of yesterday, when he defeated United States’ Jeff Holcomb in round one of their scheduled six-round bout in Cleveland, Tennessee.
24 Nov 2021
World Boxing Federation (WBF) champion, Nigeria’s Onoriode ‘Godzilla’ Ehwarieme, has started his professional career in the United States of America on a sound note.
6 Apr 2021
Reigning World Boxing Federation (WBF) world super featherweight champion, Rilwan ‘Real One’ Oladosu, has thanked the organisers of GOtv Boxing Night for the N1 million prize awarded to him at the event.
4 Apr 2021
Rilwan ‘Real One’ Oladosu and Rilwan ‘Baby Face’ Babatunde emerged winners of World Boxing Federation (WBF) titles at the GOtv Boxing Night 22 on Friday at the Rowe Park Sports
24 Mar 2021
The impending World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental super featherweight clash between Nigeria’s Rilwan “Real One” Oladosu and Ghana’s Emmanuel “Afuko Addo” Quartey will go down...
11 Jan 2021
After winning the World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Super Featherweight title last year, Nigerian Ridwan ”Scorpion” Oyekola has emerged the WBF Boxer of the Month for December 2020.
1 Jan 2021
Thrilled by the fireworks displayed by the two boxers that fought for the vacant World Boxing Federations (WBF) Super Featherweight belt in Ibadan last weekend, the president of the body, Howard Goldberg, has nominated the bout before his board as the best in 2020. The WBF Fight of the Year according to the information posted…
24 Dec 2020
The actors are in town and talking tough. Yesterday, Nigeria’s Ridwan ‘Scorpion’ Oyekola and his opponent in the WBF Super Featherweight battle in Ibadan on Sunday, Lucas Matias Montesino, were in Lagos ....
23 Dec 2020
Nigerian-born British World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Anthony Joshua, will be at the ringside to cheer Ridwan ‘Scorpion’ Oyekola to victory when he battles Argentina’s Lucas Matias Montesino
14 Dec 2020
Organisers of the World Boxing Federation (WBF) featherweight bout between Nigeria’s Ridwan ‘Scorpion’ Oyekola, and Argentina’s Lucas Matias Montesino on December 27, 2020, believe the fight


21 mins ago
The president-elect, Bola Tinubu, has pledged to fulfill the promises he made to Nigerians during the presidential election in February 2023. Tinubu in a statement said that his campaign promises were not mere words but pledges he is committed to. He thanked the citizens for voting for him by giving him the honour of a…
40 mins ago
The 73-year-old grandmother, Iforiti Oloro, who allegedly did the unthinkable in Ondo State by setting her son, Victor, her daughter-in-law, Rachael, and her two grandchildren ablaze eight days ago, is dead. The septuagenarian was said to have given up the ghost while receiving treatment at the Federal Medical Center (FMC), Owo. About a week ago,…
51 mins ago
The Lagos State Government has said that the will of the people prevailed in the last gubernatorial polls in the state, adding that the opposition parties are bad losers. The Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat stated this while fielding questions from journalists on Channels Television programme Sunrise Daily. Hamzat said that out of the 13,345…
1 hour ago
The Labour Party (LP) has reviewed downwards the cost of its nomination and expression of interest forms for governorship elections in Imo, Bayelsa and Kogi States from N25 million to 15 million. The party said it became expedient and instructive for it to do so, in order to lead by example adding that its Presidential…
1 hour ago
Nigerians have reacted to the $1.8 billion earmarked by the National Population Commission (NPC) for this year’s 2023 population and housing census, holding from May 3. NPC Chairman, Nasir Isa Kwarra, had said the need to provide the nation with accurate and reliable demographic data for policy formulation and planning for sustainable development could not…