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The Boys are Ready for CHAN; The Campaign Starts January 18

Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh has revealed that the forthcoming CHAN tournament will be difficult for all participating teams. The tournament which will kick-off in Kigali, Rwanda this weekend will be Oliseh's first appearance. The...

Nigerian Man Stabbed to Death Over Messi and Ronaldo

A Nigerian man was stabbed to death after engaging in an argument with his friend over Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo in India. Reports have it that Nigerian national Michael Chukwuma, 21,...

Kenyan Grabs Trophy in Nigeria, Fans Fault Government for Nigerians Poor Performance

At exactly 7:10 am on Saturday, about 20,000 notable marathoners commenced their run to make history as presented by Access Bank in Lagos City. The Lagos City Marathon was scheduled to last for three hours,...

Despite Personal Loss Okagbare Leads Nigeria’s Relay Team to 4x100m Final

The quartet of Blessing Okagbare, Gloria Asumu, Jennifer Madu and Agnes Osazuwa gave Nigerians a glimpse of hope of a medal as they zoom into of the final of the 4×100m relay at the...

Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr: Can He Restore Eagles’ Lost Glory?

The appointment of German tactician, Gernot Rohr by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to tinker the affairs of the Super Eagles could be considered as a good omen, if only both hands can work...

Shaibu Amodu and Salisu Yusuf Appointed as Interim Super Eagles Coach Duo

In a bid not to keep the position of the Super Eagles coach vacant, the Nigeria Football Federation has decided to appoint the duo of Shaibu Amodu and Salisu Yusuf as the new coach...

CHAN 2016: Super Eagles Thrash Menas 4 – 1; Full Match Details

Super Eagles began their campaign at the Africa Nations Championship in Rwanda on a promising note as the team annihilated the Menas of Niger 4 - 1 at the Stade Regional Nyamirambo on Monday,...

Dead Referee Named to Officiate Warri Wolves vs Giwa FC Match

The Nigeria Football Federation made a silly blunder as they named a dead referee to officiate this weekend's Nigerian Glo Premier League clash between the Warri Wolves and Giwa FC. It comes as Chris Giwa,...

Odion Ighalo Sinks Arsenal at Emirates Stadium

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo rediscovered his goal scoring form as he netted in Watford's 2-1 win over Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium in Sunday's FA Cup fourth round. Ighalo's goal came in the 50th...

Arsenal Overcomes a Worrisome Match by Beating Man City 2-1

On the move to make the English Premier League (EPL) title, Arsenal fans have described their victory over Manchester City yesterday as "making it through a tunnel" due to the their record with Man City. History almost...

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Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...