Adieu Stephen Keshi

Stephen Keshi

Stephen Keshi LAGOS JUNE 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Nigerian football icon Stephen Okechukwu Keshi died suddenly in the early hours of Wednesday in Benin City, Edo state. The former international football player and coach had lost his wife of 33 years, Kate, last year after a prolonged battle with cancer. “He was not ill at all, never showed any signs of More...

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Muhammad Ali was first diagnosed with Parkinson's at the age of 42. (Photo credit: Money)
By admin On Sunday, June 5th, 2016

Muhammad Ali’s Parkinson’s May Not Have Been Caused By Boxing

Muhammad Ali was first diagnosed with Parkinson’s at the age of 42. (Photo credit: Money) LAGOS JUNE 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Dr. Michael Okun, the chairman of the department of neurology at the University of Florida More...

Mohammed Ali
By admin On Saturday, June 4th, 2016

Mohammed Ali Passes On at 74

Mohammed Ali LAGOS JUNE 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74, a family spokesman has said. The former world heavyweight boxing champion, one of the world’s best-known sportsmen, had been in More...

By admin On Saturday, May 28th, 2016

Ex-Man United Manager, Okocha, Eto’o, Kanu, Others Honour Yobo in Port Harcourt

LAGOS MAY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Joseph Yobo was given a grand exit from professional football by a stellar collection of football stars and legends during his testimonial in Port Harcourt on Friday. Illustrious African More...

By admin On Monday, May 23rd, 2016

E.K Clark Approves Saturday Warri Peace Marathon

LAGOS MAY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-As the May 28 day for the Warri Peace Marathon draws nearer, former Federal Commissioner for Information, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark has signed on to the race. Clark, a lawyer, administrator, More...

Senegal’s Fatma Samoura has been appointed as FIFA’s Secretary-General
By admin On Saturday, May 14th, 2016

Senegalese Woman, Fatma Samoura Appointed FIFA Secretary-General

Senegal’s Fatma Samoura has been appointed as FIFA’s Secretary-General LAGOS MAY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senegal’s Fatma Samoura has been appointed as FIFA’s Secretary-General, becoming the first female in that More...

Kelechi Iiheanacho
By admin On Sunday, April 24th, 2016

Iheanacho Scores Twice to Lift City

Kelechi Iiheanacho LAGOS APRIL 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Teenager Kelechi Iheanacho scored twice as Manchester City tuned up for their Champions League semifinal with Real Madrid by sinking Stoke City 4-0 in the Premier More...

By admin On Friday, April 1st, 2016

OFFICIAL: Jose Mourinho Named as New Nigeria Coach

Mourinho LAGOS APRIL 1ST (URHOBOODAY)-Jose Mourinho has been named the new head coach of Nigeria following the departure of interim Samson Siasia. Mourinho signed a four-year contract to take charge of the Super More...

By admin On Friday, April 1st, 2016

Nigerian Oil Mogul, Ifeanyi Ubah Fined, Banned for Assaulting Goalkeeper

ubah LAGOS APRIL 2ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief Dr. Ifeanyi Uba, the owner of FC IfeanyiUbah has been fined N2.5m and banned for 10 premier league matches for encroaching the field during a game and assaulting the goalkeeper More...

Alex Iwobi
By admin On Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

Super Eagles Young Star, Iwobi Poisoned in Camp, Hospitalised

Alex Iwobi LAGOS MARTCH 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Arsenal youngster Alex Iwobi has been hospitalised in Abuja after he suffered from food poisoning, according to Nigeria coach Samson Siasia. Iwobi, 19, did not train with More...