Olaudah Equiano

Google celebrates 272nd birthday of Nigerian slave, Olaudah Equiano

Equiano was a prominent Nigerian Writer, Activist and a trader who died on 31 march 1979. He gave the world one of its first accounts of the slave trade from a victim's perspective. Equiano formed an Anti slave movement in 1780s that shed light on the ...

Sophie Turner

Everything You Want to Know About Sophie Turner's Engagement Ring

This wasn't the first major milestone for the couple. Turner posted a picture of an adorable puppy on Instagram back in September, suggesting that the couple recently welcomed a new furry family member into their home.

Champions League

Real yet to hit top gear yet but should rise to Spurs' Champions League visit

If you were to take just one lesson from Real Madrid's perpetual and passionate love affair with being champions of Europe, it's that across the 62 years of the European Cup and Champions League, Los Blancos have "wanted it" far, far more than anyone ...

EPL Table

EPL Table: 2017-18 Premier League standings for gameweek 8

Southampton twice came from a goal down to secure a share of the points in a 2-2 home draw with Newcastle. Manolo Gibbiadini twice cancelled out Newcastle goals, first from Isaac Hayden and then Ayoze Perez. The latter of the Italian striker's brace ...

Premier League

Premier League team of the weekend - by Jason Burt

The return of Wilfried Zaha has changed the mood at Crystal Palace and he was outstanding in the victory over Chelsea. But credit really, also, has to go to manager Roy Hodgson who not just gained Palace's first points of the season but did so by ...

Liverpool vs Manchester United

Liverpool vs Manchester United: What Jurgen Klopp told his players after ...

The result means Liverpool have won just once in their last eight matches in all competitions while United remain unbeaten. Klopp told Sky Sports, “I'm happy about big parts of the performance. I said to the boys after the game: 'We've already decided ...


La Liga: Atletico Madrid end Barcelona's perfect start

Barcelona's perfect start to this La Liga campaign ended on Saturday night, after they were held to a 1-1 draw at Atletico Madrid. Saul gave the hosts a great start, after he swept home the opening goal in the first half. Lionel Messi did all he could ...

Premier League standings

EPL Table: 2017-18 Premier League standings for gameweek 8

Southampton twice came from a goal down to secure a share of the points in a 2-2 home draw with Newcastle. Manolo Gibbiadini twice cancelled out Newcastle goals, first from Isaac Hayden and then Ayoze Perez. The latter of the Italian striker's brace ...

Real Madrid

La liga: Real Madrid beat Getafe 2 -1 to climb to second spot

Real Madrid has climbed to second spot on Spanish La Liga table courtesy of a late 2-1 win against Getafe on Saturday. The Galacticos' seven-match winning run against their city rivals, Getafe, looked to be coming to an end after referee Jorge Molina ...


'We had Harry Kewell': Gerard Houllier reveals Cristiano Ronaldo nearly joined ...

Houllier, who managed Liverpool over a six-year spell from 1998 to 2004, managed to lead Liverpool to six major trophies, including an unusual treble in 2001 consisting of an FA Cup, League Cup and UEFA Cup. But the French manager could only dream of ...

Arsenal F.c.

Arsenal FC: How Gunners' assist king Mesut Ozil has been shown up by one ...

Since arriving in England, Ozil has built the reputation of 'Assist King' as he has been employed as Arsenal's chief creator in the attacking third. However, Ozil has become so ineffective at his job it is almost impossible to campaign for his ...

Man City

Man City v Stoke: Talking Points

Since his City debut in September 2015, he's assisted 32 Premier League goals, which is more than any other player, and he already has five in the league this season. The question is: how good can he get? Our assist kings video shows how well he and ...

Watford vs Arsenal

Watford 2-1 Arsenal: Premier League – as it happened

Watford are fourth in the Premier League after beating Arsenal at home for the first time since 1987. The introduction of Troy Deeney changed the match, though Arsenal will be royally hacked off at the dodgy penalty that allowed Watford to equalise ...

English Premier League Table

Premier League: Watford flying, Palace's big win, praise for Mourinho

A challenger has arisen. Thrust into the limelight, hurled into the fray against the monied elite, they stand defiantly with sword drawn. The odds are against them. The laughter of their enemies echoes in their ears. But they are Watford. And they are ...

Mia Khalifa

Sports world gets its first crossover porn star

Mia Khalifa blew up the porn industry in a whirlwind of religious controversy and sexual dynamism. With her caramel skin and gigantic smile, Khalifa stood out from the porn star crowd, which is still dominated by blond, blue-eyed Jenna Jameson clones ...

No Bra Day

Today Is 'No Bra Day'—Here's Why People Are Pissed About It

Many women love a good excuse to shed their bras, but after October 13 was dubbed "no bra day,” the ladies of the internet are pissed. Of course you know October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and women have been sharing their personal stories ...

Friday the 13th

Mega Millions ticket purchased in Waterford wins jackpot on Friday the 13th

There was nothing unlucky about Friday the 13th for the person who purchased a Mega Millions lottery ticket in Waterford that's now worth $21.5 million. The ticket, purchased at the 7-Eleven located at 3461 Airport Road, matched the five white balls ...

World Cup 2018

England's World Cup 2018 HQ will need a HUGE renovation

Players have moaned about feeling bored and isolated at previous tournaments most notably when Fabio Capello's squad were based at a purpose-built facility in Rustenburg for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa. The team hotel in Repino is gated and ...


Tagbo: Davido's story, by lawyer

The Police in Lagos State have concluded arrangements to transfer the case involving Afro hip-hop artiste, David Davido Adeleke, over the death of his friends, to State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID, for further investigations.

Lasu Admission List

LASU sets to admit only 3500 candidates for 2017/2018 academic session

Lagos State University, LASU has denied the rumour making the round that the institution was set to admit 5,500 candidates for her first batch merit list of 2017/2018 academic year. ... Recall that in a bid to ensure transparency and a merit-driven ...