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Maradona:eight Doctors Face Homicide Charges After

Thursday, June 23, 2022
World cup and Argentina legend Diego Maradona died in 2020 at the age of 60 due to a cardiac arrest; prosecutors claim the Argentina legend 39;s death came as a result of omissions by doctors, nurses and a psychologist; eight medical staff charged with 39;simple homicide 39;, which carries a s ...

Samuel Eto'o pleads guilty to tax fraud

Monday, June 20, 2022
CAMEROONIAN FOOTBALL STAR and current Cameroonian football president Samuel Eto has struck a deal with Spanish prosecutors to avoid going to jail for tax fraud he committed while playing for Barcelona, a court in the city announced Monday. The once upon a time African best, who played for Barcelo ...

Sepp Blatter, Platini to face  lenient sentences if found guilty in FIFA trial

Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter and ex-vice president Michel Platini are currently on trial in Switzerland after being accused of defrauding football 39;s governing body Swiss prosecutors have requested for ex- FIFA president Sepp Blatter and vice president Michel Platini to receive a 20-mont ...

WWE: Dwayne Johnson's Daughter Ready For Debut

Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Dwayne Johnson 39;s daughter, Simone, recently revealed her new wrestling name, Ava Raine, ahead of her WWE debut. The rising star is determined to follow in her father rsquo;s footsteps . As she ramps up her career, she 39;s switched up her appearance and her ring name is ldquo;ava ra ...

AAC:  AFN President in awe of 5 gold medals from Nigerian athlethes

Monday, June 13, 2022
The African Senior Athletes Championship, AAC has came an end and Nigeria successfully claimed the 3rd position on the final medals table. Nigeria finished with a total of 11 medals of which 5 are gold. Silver and bronze medals are 3 each. Athletes Federation of Nigeria rsquo;s preside ...

Mauritius 2022: Nigeria Remains Third In Medal Table  

Sunday, June 12, 2022
At the end of the Day 4 at the ongoing African Athletics Championship in Mauritius, South Africa top the medal table with a total of 25 medals including six gold medals, nine silver medals and ten bronze medals followed by Kenya with a total of 12 medals including five gold medals, two silver medals ...

UFC:  Kamaru Usman to fight Leon Edwards 

Sunday, June 12, 2022
After their first fight in 2015, Auchi born Kamaru Usman will fight Leon Edwards for the second time on August 20th after 7 years. Nigerian-Americanprofessional mixed martial artist Kamarudeen Kamaru Usman is set to return to the ring at Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 278. Kamaru ...

University Games: Nigeria set to host 11th edition in 2024

Sunday, June 12, 2022
University of Lagos and Lagos State University in extension Nigeria will be the next host of FASU All Africa University Games in 2024. This was announced moment after the 10th edition of the games is just concluded in Kenya hosted by the Kenyatta University. Nigeria was unveiled as the next hosts ...

Ronaldo:  Rape Lawsuit Dismissed By Judge In Las Vegas

Saturday, June 11, 2022
A rape lawsuit filed against Manchester United forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been thrown out by a judge in Las Vegas. Kathryn Mayorga was seeking millions of dollars in compensation on top of the $375,000 in hush money she was paid after alleging that Ronaldo raped her in a Las Vegas hotel in 200 ...

CAA Mauritius 2022: Team Nigeria Bags Gold, Silver Medal In Track Event

Friday, June 10, 2022
Team Nigeria had a mixed day of joy and sadnesses in the day 2 of the African Senior Athletics Championship on going in Mauritius. The camp was demoralized with some bad news that one of the team rsquo;s stars and three time African champion, Ese Brume would not make it for the championship. A ...
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