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Simona Halep races into third French Open quarter-final

World number one Simona Halep, the runner-up in 2014 and 2017, routed Belgian 16th seed Elise Mertens 6-2, 6-1 to reach the French Open quarter-finals for the third time on Monday.

Maria Sharapova gears up for Stuttgart return

Maria Sharapova spent time prior to the start of the Stuttgart Grand Prix flinging a factory-fresh 700-horsepower Porsche 911 RT2 RS around a test track in Germany's automobile capital.

‘The man with three faces’ has second transplant

Jerome Hamon is getting used to his new soubriquet “the man with three faces”.

Extreme heat disrupts activities in Australia

Extreme heat has caused several deaths in Australia especially across the states in Victoria on Friday, as five of the eight states and territories sweltered above 40 degrees Celsius, emergency services has said.

Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina eyes Grand Slam success

Ukraine's Elina Svitolina believes she can become world number one in 2018 despite a host of challengers for the coveted top ranking.

Orthorexia: When ‘healthy eating’ ends up making you sick

People, it seems, have never been so afraid of their food and, say some experts, an obsession with healthy eating may paradoxically be endangering lives.

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Oghenekaro Peter Etebo

Oghenekaro Etebo dedicates win against Iceland to Nigerians

Super Eagles midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo has dedicated their impressive 2-0 win against Iceland in Friday’s Group D Russia 2018 World Cup clash to Nigerians.

DSS operatives raid Senator Abaribe’s Abuja home

Operatives of the Department of State Services on Friday night laid siege to the Apo Legislative Quarters, Abuja, home of the Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe (PDP, Abia-South).

APC Convention: Police deploy 5,000 personnel, two helicopters; FRSC deploys 1,000

The Nigeria Police Force has deployed 5,000 personnel comprising the Police Mobile Force (PMF), the Counter Terrorism Unit (CTU) and Special Protection Unit (SPU) for the All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention scheduled for June 23 in Abuja.
Daniel Iworiso-Markson, Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Bayelsa State

Official: Bayelsa pensioners’ unpaid gratuities hit N20 billion

The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Mr. Daniel Iworiso-Markson, has disclosed that unpaid gratuities of pensioners from the state civil service currently stand at N20 billion.
Ahmed Musa of Super Eagles

Ahmed Musa: Scoring against Argentina not a problem for me

Super Eagles star Ahmed Musa says scoring against Argentina in their last Group D game of the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup on Tuesday would not be a problem for him.