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President Muhammadu Buhari made the pledge on...... Read more Niger Tornadoes Management Unveils New Technical Adviser The management of Niger Tornadoes Football Club of Minna has officially unveiled Coach Abubakar Bala as the Technical Adviser of the Minna-based club. Hon. Adamu Aliyu, Chairman of the club, who...... Read more Volleyball Premier League: Customs and NSCDC teams lock horns on Day 6 Nigeria Customs Service and Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) men and women volleyball teams will battle for the top spots respective on the final day of the ongoing 2019...... Read more Nigeria National League Appoints Compliance Officers, Ahead of Play-Offs The Nigeria National League NNL, has assigned four compliance officers to oversee its Monday, July 22, 2019 crucial eight clubs promotional  play offs at four designated centres in Asaba, Enugu, Makurdi...... Read more BREAKING NEWS: Algeria Beat Senegal to Win 2019 AFCON The curtain was on Friday night drawn on the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt with Algeria emerging champions. The North Africans stunned their Senegalese opponents by taking the...... Read more Senegal, Algeria Battle for Nations Cup Glory Senegal will battle with Algeria for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) title at the Cairo International Stadium in Egypt on Friday. Aliou Cisse, the Lions of Teranga head coach,...... Read more I’d Swap Champions League Medal for Afcon — Mane Senegal forward Sadio Mane says he would swap his Champions League winning medal with Liverpool for winning the Africa Cup of Nations on Friday. Senegal seek to win Afcon for the...... Read more Afcon 2021 Qualifiers: Draw Pairs Nigeria with Sierra Leone, Lesotho and Benin Nigeria have been pooled against Sierra Leone, Lesotho and Benin Republic in Group L of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations billed for Cameroon. The draw ceremony took place on Thursday...... Read more Rohr Must Bring In New Players for Super Eagles — Nwosu Henry Nwosu wants the Nigerian national team to be strengthened with a new crop of players after they ended in third place at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon). The...... Read more CAF to Wait for Court Ruling on Abandoned Champions League Final African football chief Ahmad Ahmad said on Thursday he would wait on a decision from the Court of Arbitration for Sport before deciding the outcome of the abandoned Champions League final...... Read more FIFA Unveils Play-Off Mode of African Zone for 2022 World Cup World football governing body FIFA on Thursday unveiled the play-off mode of the African Zone for the 2022 World Cup. The draw will take place on July 27, 2019. The 28...... Read more Ondo FA Holds Inaugural Meeting, Sets Up Working Committees Board members of the Ondo State Football Association have held their inaugural meeting following the election that brought them on board last month. The meeting held at the conference room of...... Read more Mikel, Ighalo Quit Super Eagles Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel and Nigerian forward, Odion Ighalo have announced their retirement from international football. Mikel’s decision to quit the national team came hours after the country's third-place finish...... Read more Breaking: Pinnick impeached as CAF 1st Vice President President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Mr Amaju Pinnick, has been impeached as 1st Vice-President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF). His removal took place on Thursday at CAF...... Read more Prominent Nigerians Behind Eagles’ 1984 AFCON Loss — Onigbinde Former Super Eagles’ Coach, Adegboye Onigbinde, has suggested that the 1984 Africa Cup of Nations final between Cameroon and Nigeria was fixed, saying that some prominent Nigerians wanted the Super Eagles...... Read more African Club Finals to Change to One-Match Contests — CAF CAF club finals will be reduced from two legs to one match at a neutral venue from next season, African football boss Ahmad Ahmad announced Wednesday. “The Champions League and Confederation...... Read more Volleyball Premier League: Customs, NSCDC Remain Unbeaten Nigeria Customs Service and Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) teams are currently unbeaten after the end of Day 3 at the ongoing 2019 Nigeria Volleyball Premier League in Asaba....... Read more Delta SWAN Holds Election Today in Asaba All is set for the election of the Delta State branch of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) holding today, Thursday, July 18, 2019, at the NUJ House in Asaba....... Read more How Super Eagles Shot Down Tunisia to Clinch 2019 AFCON Bronze Nigeria on Wednesday night won the bronze medal after finishing third at the ongoing 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt. The testy duel decided at the Al Salam Stadium...... Read more No Plan to Sack Super Eagles’ Coach, Says Pinnick The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has revealed that it has not thought of sacking Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr contrary to reports that the Franco/German might be sent packing following the...... Read more Nigeria Set to Battle Tunisia for AFCON Bronze Tunisia and Nigeria will look to end their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations campaigns on a high when they meet in the third-place playoff at the Al Salam Stadium in Cairo...... 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