President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode as a member of the Federal Government Delegation to the 2018 FIFA World Cup starting in Russia from June 14.
The Lagos State Government on Wednesday said that plans are underway to replace the artificial turf at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere and Campus Mini Stadium, Lagos Island with natural grass in preparation for the facilities to meet the required standard to host the Confederation of African Football (CAF) matches.
BARCELONA are a step closer to being an Invincible after their 4-2 win over Deportivo ensures the Catalans clinch the LaLiga Santander 2017/18 title with four matches still to play! ; the Spanish top-flight record in the 21st century completing their 8th double (league and Copa del Rey) in Spanish football history.
Afolabi Williams, team leader, Olubusiyi Famobiwo, Menashi Mordi and Osagumwenro Naaman Ugbo, members of Team NEON from Whitesands School, Lagos, have emerged as the 2018 Power Pitch Winner of the Smoke-Free World category of the Conrad Foundation Spirit of Innovation challenge summit held at the Kennedy Space Centre, Visitor Complex, Florida, USA.
Super Eagles 2018 World Cup campaign face a big threat as integral members of the team are facing injury worries, latest of them is the ever dependable midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi who got injured while on duty with his EPL team Leicester City, the midfielder headed for the treatment room five minutes into the second half, and manager Claude Puel confirmed post-match that it is a hamstring-related injury.