JUST IN! Usain Bolt Wins World Athletics Championship By One Tenth Of A Second

The world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, has won the 100m race at the World Athletics Championship holding in Beijing, China. The Jamaican, who had been plagued with injury almost all year, beat off stiff competition from America’s Justin Gatlin to take the gold medal at the meet.

Mayweather To Fight Berto In September

The undefeated American boxer, Floyd Mayweather, will attempt to match Rocky Marciano’s record of 49 unbeaten run when he squares up against Andre Berto on September 12. The former Welterweight champion, Berto, has 30 wins and three losses before the bout with his fellow American.

2 arraigned for defrauding American of $64,000

Eromosele Ebhomele Along with his partner, they conned the American of $64,000 The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, arraigned the duo of Osaze Akhigbe and Ndekwu Jindu before Justice Lawal Akapo of the Lagos State High Court, Ikeja on an 11-count charge bordering on conspiracy to obtain

Sepp Blatter Gets Fifth Term As President Of FIFA

FIFA President Sepp Blatter came out fighting on Saturday as he began his fifth term in charge of soccer’s governing body, implying that the United States timed the announcement of a major corruption probe to try to scupper his re-election bid. The 79-year-old Swiss comfortably won Friday’s vote at a

Last US Islamic State Hostage Kayla Mueller Confirmed Dead

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The US has confirmed the death of aid worker Kayla Mueller, the last American hostage known to be held by Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria. Her family said they were “heartbroken” to learn the news, and released a letter written during her captivity.

Is The Beef Between Nigeria & U.S. Hindering Fight Against Boko Haram? [Must Read]

Relations between American military trainers and specialists advising the Nigerian military in the fight against Boko Haram are so strained that the Pentagon often bypasses the Nigerians altogether, choosing to work instead with security officials in the neighboring countries of Chad, Cameroon and Niger, according to defense officials and diplomats.