WHAT PROSPECTS AFTER  20 YEARS SINCE NIGERIAN LAST WON CAF AWARD?
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WHAT PROSPECTS AFTER 20 YEARS SINCE NIGERIAN LAST WON CAF AWARD?

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. It is 20 years since a Nigerian last won the African Footballer…

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NFF CONFIRMS KESHI STADIUM TO HOST S’EAGLES AGAINST EGYPT AND SEYCHELLES DUELS
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NFF CONFIRMS KESHI STADIUM TO HOST S’EAGLES AGAINST EGYPT AND SEYCHELLES DUELS

With the prospect of playing at the Abuja National Stadium not anyway at site, Nigeria…

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SAMUEL CHUKWUEZE ATTRACTS PREMIERSHIP INTEREST
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SAMUEL CHUKWUEZE ATTRACTS PREMIERSHIP INTEREST

Nigeria international Samuel Chukwueze has attracted reported interest from the English Premier League.  According to…

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POGBA DOUBLE SEALS THIRD STRAIGHT WIN FOR MAN UTD
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POGBA DOUBLE SEALS THIRD STRAIGHT WIN FOR MAN UTD

Paul Pogba scored twice as Manchester United beat AFC Bournemouth 4-1 for their third successive Premier League victory.  Pogba…

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BRAZILIAN’S HAT-TRICK AND GOALS FROM AFRICANS SEAL 5-1 VICTORY FOR LIVERPOOL AGAINST ARSENAL
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BRAZILIAN’S HAT-TRICK AND GOALS FROM AFRICANS SEAL 5-1 VICTORY FOR LIVERPOOL AGAINST ARSENAL

Roberto Firmino’s hat-trick helped Liverpool defeat Arsenal 5-1 and go nine points clear at the top of the Premier…

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LONDON 2012 RETESTS: OLYMPIC CHAMPIONS SUSPENDED!
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LONDON 2012 RETESTS: OLYMPIC CHAMPIONS SUSPENDED!

Five weightlifters, including Olympic champions Oleksiy Torokhtiy from Ukraine and Uzbekistan’s Ruslan Nurudinov, have been…

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ANTHONY JOSHUA  BECOMES BUCKINGHAM PALACE CHIEF
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ANTHONY JOSHUA BECOMES BUCKINGHAM PALACE CHIEF

British heavyweight boxing star Anthony Joshua has been awarded his OBE by Prince Charles in an investiture ceremony at…

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THE NIGERIAN XPRESS HITS THE NEWSPAPER MARKET
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THE NIGERIAN XPRESS HITS THE NEWSPAPER MARKET

The Nigerian Xpress, a top-of-the-range print and online newspaper, will be formally unveiled to the…

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CNN MEETS THE AFRICAN ATHLETES COMPETING IN CONTACT SPORTS
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CNN MEETS THE AFRICAN ATHLETES COMPETING IN CONTACT SPORTS

On this week’s episode of AfricanVoices, CNN International explores the growing interest in contact sports in…

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AMUNEKE MAY FACE GOLDEN EAGLETS AT TANZANIA 2019 U-17 AFCON
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AMUNEKE MAY FACE GOLDEN EAGLETS AT TANZANIA 2019 U-17 AFCON

One of the most prolific footballers and coach from Nigeria, Emmanuel Amuneke could be contended…

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SUPER 8 MUST GO AHEAD, NFF EMERGENCY COMMITTEE RULES
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SUPER 8 MUST GO AHEAD, NFF EMERGENCY COMMITTEE RULES

The Emergency Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation, chaired by the President of NFF, Amaju…

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SUPERSAND EAGLES ONE WIN AWAY FROM FIFA WORLD CUP
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SUPERSAND EAGLES ONE WIN AWAY FROM FIFA WORLD CUP

Nigeria’s beach soccer national team is again on the threshold of qualifying for the FIFA…

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SUPERSAND EAGLES RETURNS TO WINNING WAYS
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SUPERSAND EAGLES RETURNS TO WINNING WAYS

Nigeria turned back Libya 6-3 on Sunday afternoon to brighten her chances of a place…

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AFTER FRANCE 2019 DRAW; SOUTH AFRICA, CAMEROON NOT DOWNCAST
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AFTER FRANCE 2019 DRAW; SOUTH AFRICA, CAMEROON NOT DOWNCAST

Just asNigeria is refusing to bow their heads in submission as a result of Saturday’s…

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SUPER FALCONS TO PLAY AGAINST HOSTS, FRANCE AT WORLD CUP
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SUPER FALCONS TO PLAY AGAINST HOSTS, FRANCE AT WORLD CUP

Nigeria’s Super Falcons have been handed a potentially difficult group at the draw ceremony for…

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ANOCA ELECTION OFFERS AFRICA CHANCE FOR ‘A FRESH START’
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ANOCA ELECTION OFFERS AFRICA CHANCE FOR ‘A FRESH START’

BY AIPS AFRICA TEAM. A fresh start! That is what the four contenders for presidency…

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SLAVE TRADE ISLAND, GORÉE, TO HOST 2018 CAF AWARDS
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SLAVE TRADE ISLAND, GORÉE, TO HOST 2018 CAF AWARDS

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. This year’s CAF Awards will hold in Gorée Island, two kilometres off…

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LOBI STARS, RANGERS BEGIN JOURNEY TO CONTINENTAL GLORY
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LOBI STARS, RANGERS BEGIN JOURNEY TO CONTINENTAL GLORY

BY APESIN ADEMOLA.   Nigerian clubs begin their campaign for continental glory this Wednesday, a…

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TOKYO 2020: NIGERIA CALLS FOR REVIEW OF OFFICIATING STANDARDS
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TOKYO 2020: NIGERIA CALLS FOR REVIEW OF OFFICIATING STANDARDS

Nigeria has called for an urgent review of officiating standards in Olympic sports ahead of…

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ASIWAJU BOLA TINUBU BACKS MIKEL, AS SUPER EAGLES  SKIPPER SETS TO RAISE NEXT STARS
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ASIWAJU BOLA TINUBU BACKS MIKEL, AS SUPER EAGLES SKIPPER SETS TO RAISE NEXT STARS

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. Super Eagles’ skipper, John Mikel Obi at the home of Asiwaju Bola…

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ROHR AT PEAK BREAKFAST, SETS TARGET FOR AFCON 2019
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ROHR AT PEAK BREAKFAST, SETS TARGET FOR AFCON 2019

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr says his target for the 2019 African Nations Cup is…

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