AFCON: Super eagles unhappy with unpaid allowance

As the Super Eagles of Nigeria prepare to play host to their South African counterparts in the AFCON qualifier scheduled for Uyo stadium, the players are optimistic of payment or their outstanding allowances. Outstanding payments will top the agenda when top officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) led by President Amaju Pinnick meet today […]

Super Eagles battle Togo’s Hawks in Paris

The Super Eagles will tomorrow (Thursday), 1st June 2017 take the pitch against the Hawks of Togo in an international friendly in Paris. Coach Gernot Rohr is using Thursday’s game, just like last Friday’s session against Corsica Island in Ajaccio, as preparation for next weekend’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa in […]

If not football, I would have been gospel artiste-Onazi

  Nigerian international and 23 year old midfielder, Ogenyi Eddy Onazi has disclosed that if not for football, he would have been a gospel artiste. Onazi who recently moved to Turkey from Lazio FC of Italy declared his love for music while he disclosed the secret behind the customised Bible verse on his boots. “Well, […]

Iwobi, Iheanacho, 22 Others make WCQ list against Algeria

Kolawole Kuyoro with Agency Reports Technical Adviser of Nigeria’s senior national football side, the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has called up 24 players for the World Cup Qualifier match against Algeria. The game to hold in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital promises to be an exciting one which the Super Eagles are bent on […]

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This Week in Nigeria

This Week in Nigeria TWIN Sunday 27 March – Saturday 2 April 2016 Sunday Nigerian Christians joined their counterparts across the world to mark the Easter Sunday symbolising the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. The Nigerian Army announced the abduction of one of its senior officer, Col. Samaila Inusa, serving at the Nigeria […]

Egyptian embassy denies Eagles’ supporters visa as hijacker diverts Egyptian aircraft to Turkey

Egyptian embassy has reportedly denied visas to Nigerians traveling to the north African nation ahead of Tuesday’s return leg of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualification match between Nigeria’s Super Eagles and the Pharaohs of Egypt. The match, which is the second leg of an earlier encounter in Kaduna is a must win for […]