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NFF Vow to Organize a Befitting Burial for “Big Boss” Stephen Keshi

Mourning of the death of successful Nigerian football player and coach, Stephen Keshi continues all over the globe today (Thursday), a day after his shocking death attributed to cardiac arrest. The work and personal...

Nigeria’s Victor Moses Opens Premier League Goal Account Against Burnley

Super Eagles winger, Victor Moses was on the score sheet as Chelsea defeated Burnley 3-0 at Stamford Bridge in Saturday's Premier League match. The victory puts the Blues top of the League with nine points....

Enyimba FC Focuses On Cup Success Despite Recent Robbery

Reigning Nigeria Glo Premier League winner, Enyimba international have disclosed that they won’t be deterred in their quest for success regardless of a recent attack by armed gunmen on Monday. The two-time CAF Champions League winner,...

I Represent The Common People – Sports Minister, Dalung

Nigeria's sports minister, Solomon Dalung has revealed that the red beret on his head was always meant to show the struggle of the common people in the country. Dalung has come under serious criticism from...

UEFA Champions League: 90 Minutes Away From the Finals in Milan

As this year's UEFA Champions League gradually gets close, after two exciting semifinal first leg clashes which saw Manchester City holding Spanish giant, Real Madrid to a goalless draw at the Etihad Stadium. And...

Super Eagles Musa: ‘Ighalo Needs to Remain at Watford’

Super Eagles midfielder, Ahmed Musa has charged free-scoring Odion Ighalo not to leave Watford for any other clubs in Europe during the January transfer window. Ighalo has maintained a rich vein of form this season,...

Nigerian Premier League: Enugu Rangers FC Drown Heartland FC 2-1

Enugu Rangers F.C. won the bragging right in Sunday's Nigerian Premier League Oriental Derby match as the team defeated Heartland F.C. 2-1 at the Dan Anyiam Stadium, in Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. The host got...

Muhammad Ali: Sunni Muslim and African-American Hero Goes to His Eternal Home

The sun that brightens the day in African nations seemed to shine a bit dimmer this morning as the news of a falling star shocked the world. Muhammad Ali, "the greatest" formally known as Cassius...

Special Feature: Adi, Fulfilling His Football Dream

Little may be known about the new invitee to the Super Eagles camp, Fanendo Adi ahead of the 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifier against the Pharaohs of Egypt in Kaduna on March 25th...

Benin Suspended Indefinitely from World Football

World football governing body, FIFA, has announced the suspension of the Benin Football Association from all international activities following a local court order. In a statement released Wednesday at the FIFA Council meeting in Mexico...

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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...