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Obafemi Martins: From Serie A goal poacher to owning Italian nightclub in Nigeria

Obafemi Martins: From Serie A goal poacher to owning Italian nightclub in Nigeria

Former Nigeria striker Obafemi Martins enjoyed an illustrious football career in Italy where he played for Reggiana and Inter Milan. Martins started his career in Nigeria before his European adventure started in Italy in 2000 and he went on to play in England, Germany, Russia, Spain, United States of America and China. The Nigerian was at a time ranked as the fifth-highest paid player in Major...

Lagos set for inaugural Red Bull Danfo Rally

Lagos set for inaugural Red Bull Danfo Rally

Red Bull, in partnership with Puma and Castrol has proudly announced the first edition of the Red Bull Danfo Rally in the city of Lagos, Nigeria. The historic event is billed to take place on February 24, 2024 with the event expected to transform the city's iconic yellow danfo buses, the lifeblood of Lagos transportation, into roaring chariots in a thrilling obstacle race. The public is...

Top West African basketball clubs confirmed for Louis Edem Invitational in Lagos

Top West African basketball clubs confirmed for Louis Edem Invitational in Lagos

ASPAC basketball club and Energie basketball club from Benin Republic, and Ghanaian top sides Customs Braves and Spintex Knights are set to compete in the 2024 West African Championship, organised by Louis Edem Foundation at the National Stadium indoor hall in Lagos. The championship will take place from March 31 to April 7 2024. It was initially scheduled to take place in Abuja in order to...

Martins, Olayinka, Alozie grace Oshoala’s eighth celebrity all-stars match in Lagos

Martins, Olayinka, Alozie grace Oshoala’s eighth celebrity all-stars match in Lagos

Fans were electrified at the Campos Mini Stadium Lagos Island on Boxing Day as the annual Asisat Oshoala's celebrity All-Stars match took centre stage. The event got on the way with an entertaining exhibition match between the Asisat Oshoala Academy and Flourish FC which served the best of women’s football with the girls from Flourish Academy throwing the stadium into frenzy after they secured a 3...

World Basketball Day: BALL Africa gives out 25 pairs of basketball shoes to Lagos kids

World Basketball Day: BALL Africa gives out 25 pairs of basketball shoes to Lagos kids

BALL Africa, in collaboration with Ball 2 Thrive California USA, marked the 2023 World Basketball Day with their "One BALL" campaign at the Warriors Academy Basketball Court in Ilupeju, Lagos State. The initiative involved the donation of 25 pairs of basketball shoes and the organization of a Basketball Clinic for the Warriors Basketball Academy. Founded in March 2020, BALL Africa's bi-annual sports equipment drive, "One BALL,"...