NFF mourns departure of Head of ICT, Tolulope Abe

By Amaechi Agbo The top hierarchy and rank-and-file of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF have been thrown into deep mourning following the death on Saturday evening of the Federation’s Head of ICT, Mr. Tolulope Abe. Abe passed on at the…

SWAN FCT opens condolence register for late colleague, Umeh

By Amaechi Agbo The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, SWAN FCT chapter have opened a condolence register in honour of their member, late Hyacinth Umeh even as tributes pour in. Aged 51, Umeh passed on last Thursday as a result…

Lewandowski named Germany’s Player of the Year

Robert Lewandowski landed Germany’s Footballer of the Year prize on Sunday as reward for his extraordinary season with Bayern Munich. The award, voted for by leading journalists in conjunction with Kicker magazine, went to Lewandowski by a resounding margin. He…

Lagos Governor, Sanwo-Olu gifts SWAN 18-seater bus

By Amaechi Agbo Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has presented a brand new 18-seater executive bus to the state’s chapter of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) in fulfillment of his campaign promises. The Director-General, Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC),…

Lyon win Fifth Women’s Champions League

Lyon won the Women’s Champions League for a fifth consecutive year as they beat Wolfsburg 3-1 in San Sebastian. Sunday’s victory saw England right-back Lucy Bronze win her third straight European crown with the French club, who have claimed a…

Ghana President unbans Non-contact sports

Ghana President, Nana Addo has lifted ban on non-contact sports in the country but insists that contact sports such as football stands suspended due to covid-19 ‘’As a known lover of football, I know how devastating its absence has been,…

Inflation: Between 2020 and 2016

Tuesday Column By VICTORIA NGOZI IKEANO [email protected] | 08033077519 Away from the statistical analysis of current inflation rates by economic experts, the ordinary woman on the street that frequents the market and is more in touch with reality is equating…