Saturday, 13th August 2022
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World Cup

16 Jul
Amstel Malta Ultra, the official malt drink of the Super Falcons, has congratulated the national women’s team following their qualification for next year’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
2 Jul
Nigeria's men's national basketball team, D’Tigers, yesterday went down 70 -79 points to Cape Verde at the ongoing FIBA World Cup qualifiers in Kigali, Rwanda.
29 Jun
The remaining tickets for this year's World Cup in Qatar will be available on a first-come, first-served basis from next week, FIFA said on Wednesday.
22 Jun
About 1.2 million tickets have been sold for this year's World Cup in Qatar, organisers said on Wednesday, putting a figure on sales for the first time.
20 Jun
• All-inclusive travel packages will fly guests from anywhere in the world to Dubai and Doha • Stay in Dubai and watch World Cup matches in Qatar • YASA Dubai will provide seamless travel experience for Fans to enjoy World Cup matches in Doha YASA Dubai, a leading management company based in Dubai, in the…
20 Jun
Super Falcons’ captain, Onome Ebi, has assured Nigerians that the senior women's national team is focused on the twin objectives of winning a ticket to the 2023 FIFA...
18 Jun
* Package includes 5-Star hotels and private jet flights between Dubai and Qatar The biggest sporting spectacle in the world, the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup, scheduled to hold from November 21 to December 18, has taken the Arab world by storm. As football fever grips the Middle East, YASA, a leading management company based…
13 Jun
Football's rules body on Monday said that five substitutes would be permanently introduced for all top games and that a 3D offside detector is closer to being introduced for this year's World Cup. FIFA president Gianni Infantino said the substitute change, which was started in 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic, followed "strong support from…
6 Jun
Tottenham Hotspur star Son Heung-min celebrated his 100th international match with a picturesque goal from a free kick on Monday as he led South Korea to a 2-0 victory over 10-man Chile in a tune-up for the World Cup.
20 May
As the football world prepares to head to Qatar in six months' time, this World Cup is set to bookend the era in which Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have been the sport's two pre-eminent players.
7 May
Algeria's desperate bid to have their World Cup play-off with Cameroon replayed has been rejected by the competition organisers FIFA, the Algerian Football Federation said Saturday.
4 May
Migrant labourers are working through the night near the World Cup clock that will start counting down 200 days to kick-off on Thursday, with hosts Qatar facing mounting questions over costs and conditions for fans.


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The Ikom Calabar Federal High Way has been overtaken by flood, as motorists and road users were trapped in Okuni community after a heavy downpour in the early hours of Saturday
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Kyiv and Moscow accused each other on Saturday of striking the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in southeastern Ukraine, which has been shelled repeatedly in the past week.
24 mins ago
Steven Gerrard won his first managerial clash with former England teammate Frank Lampard as Aston Villa beat Everton 2-1 to get off the mark in the Premier League.
49 mins ago
Baby weaning can be tricky, and finding the right food for them takes a lot of careful consideration.  In many Nigerian homes, brown pap is one of the first foods introduced during baby weaning. Depending on the tribe, pap has several names; the Igbo people of southeastern Nigeria call it Akamu, the Yorubas call it…
1 hour ago
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti on Saturday said he was surprised that German midfielder Toni Kroos did not feature on the list of 30 finalists for the Ballon d'Or.