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Women football is not part of Pinnick’s focus

*Asserts his hatred for the sport *His $2,000 almost shred team camaraderie By Olajide Fashikun Nigeria’s most successful sport franchise, women football, is certainly not part of the plans for the factional president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr Amaju Pinnick, with the grim neglect and hatred he has …

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Akeredolu is Ondo governor-elect

Except there is a force majeaure, the All Progressives Congress (APC) may have won the Ondo state governorship election with results from 17 of the 18 local government areas give them a lead that is considered good enough. Official announcement from INEC will make the results official. Having won 17 …

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PDM: Northern group comes to Atiku’s aid

*blasts sacked chairman  Northern Emancipation Network has reacted to Bashir Ibrahim’s outburst against the former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, describing it as the ranting of an ant. Following his sack as chairman of the People’s Democratic Movement (PDM), Bashir blamed the former Vice President and vowed a prolonged nasty …

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Buhari’s MTEF, FSP escape Senate rejection again

*It is not complete By Sandra Onyekwere President Mahammadu Buhari’s amended version of the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) sent to the national assembly on wednesday narrowly escaped being rejected again as the Senators took turns in criticising the documents and insisting it should include …

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Civil Defence back in the DStv League

Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Defenders finally cemented their qualification to the DStv Premier Basketball league with a 67-47 points victory over Zamfara Shooters after three failed attempts to gain promotion from the national division one championship. The Defenders who were relegated in controversial circumstances in 2012  led from …

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Kwara SWAN, Gongnews commiserate with Toyin Saheed over father’s death

Kwara chapter of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) and the management of www.gongnews.net, has commiserated with  Mr. Toyin Saheed, over the death of his father, Alhaji Saheed Baba Alata. Toyin is the Treasurer of the association in the state. He works on the sports desk of the National Pilot …

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Giwa and Supreme Court: We can’t be fooled again

*Did they not say Giwa lost at the Supreme Court? Abuja-based sports consultant, Dr Ben Kingsley, has described as laughable and malicious the report making the round that danger looms for the Super Eagles as the Supreme Court gets set to rule on the leadership tussle rocking the Nigeria Football …

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APC in early lead in Ondo election guber

*Elegbeleye commends massive turn out of Ikare people *Jimoh Ibrahim write Akeredolu, congratulates him ahead As at the close of proceeding yesterday evening, there are obvious facts to show that the ruling party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may be losing the mantle to the rival All Progressives Congress (APC) who …

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I sold my phone to buy a boot – Chisom Egbuchulam

*Samuel Eto’o Fils is my idol Exploits of Rangers International FC of Enugu cannot be regarded as complete without the name of Chisom Egbuchulam, whose skills was instrumental to the team’s feat of breaking a jinx of over three decades last season. His adventure was the cynosure’s of all League …

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