July 30, 2016

Ex-American footballer Antonio Armstrong and wife shot dead by teenage son

A former Texas A&M and Miami Dolphins linebacker and his wife were fatally shot at their home in Houston, and their son, a 16-year-old, has been charged as a juvenile with murder. Texas A&M University identified the victims in a statement as Antonio and Dawn Armstrong. Police said officers discovered […]
July 28, 2016

NFL player, Emmanuel Acho documents his two-week humanitarian trip to Nigeria

Emmanuel Chinedum Acho is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent of the National Football League, and was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the sixth round of the 2012 NFL Draft. Born to Nigerian parents, he visited the country recently and shared his experience in an […]
July 6, 2016

NFL’s Denard Robinson ‘asleep’ behind wheel in car accident

Jacksonville Police say American football team,  Jaguars’ running back Denard Robinson had to climb out of a window of a car that was sinking in a pond this weekend  after he fell asleep behind the wheel. According to the police report, obtained by FOX 30, 25-year-old  Robinson’s Chevy Impala went […]
May 9, 2016

Images: Doctor behind Concussion movie, Bennet Omalu awarded honourary degree in US university

Famous US-based  Nigerian doctor,  Bennet Ifekandu Omalu, is the man who discovered chronic traumatic encephalopathy (or CTE) after he conducted autopsy on former NFL player Mike Webster. On May 8, Ifekandu took to Twitter to announce that he has received a honorary Doctor of Science degree from the Xavier University […]