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Bafana Bafana legend Aaron Mokoena is sad to see Stuart Baxter vacate his position as South Africa head coach.

Aaron Mokoena: We need a local coach to lead Bafana Bafana

Bafana Bafana legend Aaron Mokoena is sad to see Stuart Baxter vacate his position as South Africa head coach.
Championship club Blackburn Rovers have confirmed the signing of Tosin Adarabioyo on loan for the 2019-20 season.

Tosin Adarabioyo joins Blackburn Rovers on loan from Manchester City

Championship club Blackburn Rovers have confirmed the signing of Tosin Adarabioyo on loan for the 2019-20 season.
Chris Coleman

Chris Coleman sacked by China’s Hebei

Former Wales manager Chris Coleman was sacked as coach of struggling Hebei China Fortune on Wednesday after the club’s fans demanded his removal.
Former Premier Lague striker Yakubu Aiyegbeni paid a surprise visit to Flying Eagles training camp in Ingolstadt.

Yakubu Aiyegbeni visits Flying Eagles camp in Germany

Former Premier League striker Yakubu Aiyegbeni paid a surprise visit to Flying Eagles training camp in Ingolstadt.
Semi Ajayi

Norwich City track Semi Ajayi for career in the Premier League

Super Eagles defender Semi Ajayi has caught a transfer market interest of newly promoted Premier League side Norwich City.
Oghenekaro Etebo

Oghenekaro Etebo nominated for Stoke City Player of the Season Award

Nigeria midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo has been nominated for Stoke City Player of the Season award following his superlative displays in his first season at the club.
Oghenekaro Etebo - Stoke City

Stoke City boss explains Oghenekaro Etebo’s substitution in defeat at Swansea

Stoke City manager Nathan Jones has revealed he substituted Oghenekaro Etebo against Swansea City in Tuesday’s Championship clash to avoid the Nigerian midfielder picking a red card.
Stoke City's Peter Etebo (right) celebrates scoring his side's first goal at Blackburn with Benik Afobe. (EMPICS Sport)

Oghenekaro Etebo fires Stoke City past Blackburn

Oghenekaro Etebo scored a stunning lone winning goal as Stoke City recorded a 1-0 away win against Blackburn Rovers in their English Championship clash at the Ewood Park on Saturday.
Aston Villa striker Tammy Abraham has compared Jack Grealish to Chelsea star Eden Hazard.

Tammy Abraham: Jack Grealish reminds me of Eden Hazard

Aston Villa striker Tammy Abraham has compared Jack Grealish to Chelsea star Eden Hazard.
Middlesbrough’s midfielder, John Obi Mikel has said that his twin daughters – Ava and Mia are his biggest supporters.

Mikel Obi: My daughters are my biggest supporters

Middlesbrough’s midfielder John Obi Mikel has said that his twin daughters – Ava and Mia are his biggest supporters.
John Obi Mikel

Mikel Obi named in English Championship team of the eeek

Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi has been named in the English Championship Team of the Week.
Chelsea midfielder Kasey Palmer has joined Bristol City on loan until the end of the season after his spell at Blackburn Rovers was cut short.

Chelsea’s Kasey Palmer joins Bristol City on loan

Chelsea midfielder Kasey Palmer has joined Bristol City on loan until the end of the season after his spell at Blackburn Rovers was cut short.

Dickson Etuhu not guilty of match-fixing

A Swedish court on Thursday found former English Premier League player Dickson Etuhu not guilty of attempting to fix the result of a match.

Ex-Super Eagles player Dickson Etuhu’s alleged match-fixing trial starts

Former Super Eagles player Dickson Etuhu goes on trial in a Swedish court on Thursday to face a charge of match-fixing, which he denies.
Bruce Buck

Bruce Buck: Financial fair play has ended small clubs’ Premier League dreams

Financial fair play rules have killed off the dreams of small clubs hoping to win the biggest prizes in English football, Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck said on Thursday.
West Bromwich Albion

West Brom move to top of English Championship as Middlesbrough, Derby falter

West Bromwich Albion signalled their determination to bounce straight back into the Premier League as their 3-2 victory at bottom club Preston North End powered them to the top of the Championship on Saturday.
Oghenekaro Etebo

Peter Etebo hails Stoke City hard-fought win against Swansea City

Stoke City midfielder, Oghenekaro Peter Etebo, is delighted to see the side pick their second win in the English Championship this season following Tuesday’s 1-0 home victory against Swansea City.

Aston Villa coach Steve Bruce hail Tammy Abraham after goalscoring home debut

Aston Villa coach Steve Bruce has heaped praises on Tammy Abraham and Yannick Bolasie after the duo scored on their home debuts to hand the hosts a 2-0 victory over Rotherham United.

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Banco BTG Pactual SA

Nigerian oil field sale triggers police raid on Brazil’s largest bank

Brazil’s federal police on Friday raided the headquarters of Latin America’s largest independent investment bank, Banco BTG Pactual SA, and the addresses of its founder Andre Esteves, federal prosecutors said in a statement.

Minimum wage negotiations to continue September 4

The Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council (JNPSNC), and representatives of the Federal Government will reconvene on Sept. 4 to continue negotiations on the new national minimum wage.

Ministry speaks on video showing ‘harassment’ of foreign affairs minister in Vienna

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has dismissed a video that has gone viral on social media showing the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, being chased out of a meeting in Vienna, Austria.
The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) generated N39.06 billion in 2018 as against N35.72 billion it generated as local revenue in 2017, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said.

NIS commences e-registration of immigrants

Zone ‘A’ headquarters of the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS Ikeja, Lagos, has kicked off the e-registration exercise of migrants in line with the Federal Government directive.
Vehicles seized by the military for transporting Boko Haram insurgents’ fishery products to Maiduguri markets

Nigerian Army: Boko Haram engaging in fishery trade to fund insurgency

The Nigerian Army has warned traders and Borno communities against engaging in illegal fishery trade with Boko Haram insurgents.