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WCQ: Eagles can defeat Lions in Cameroon – Mikel

The performance of Super Eagles on Friday in Uyo was a reassurance that Nigeria’s qualification for Russia 2018 is very much on course.

WCQ: Nigeria can beat anyone in Africa – Mikel

Nigeria are capable of beating any team in Africa following their 4-0 destruction of Cameroon, according to team captain John Obi Mikel.

Frugal La Liga breaks the mould in transfer bonanza

In contrast to the lavish spending of England's Premier League clubs and French giants Paris Saint-Germain, Spain's transfer window closed on Friday with La Liga teams posting a healthy profit.

WCQ: Nigeria can beat any world team – Ugbade

Nduka Ugbade, 1985 Golden Eaglets’ Captain, on Saturday said Nigerian football teams were capable of beating any team in the world because of their team work.

Liverpool wanted €200m for Philippe Coutinho – Barcelona

Barcelona have said Liverpool wanted 200m euros (£183m) for playmaker Philippe Coutinho on the final day of the Spanish transfer window on Friday.

WCQ: Eagles want to qualify in Cameroon – Ezenwa

Ikechukwu Ezenwa has said he wants Nigeria to beat Cameroon on Monday in Yaounde and qualify for next year’s World Cup, while also revealing he was inspired by ailing goalkeeper Carl Ikeme.

WCQ: Cameroon game easier than expected – Simon

Gent of Belgium Nigerian forward, Moses Simon, says the 4-0 win Nigeria had over Cameroon in yesterday’s World Cup 2018 Qualifiers was way easier than they thought before the game.

WCQ: Russia in sight for Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa in trouble

Nigeria hammered African champions Cameroon Friday to virtually seal a 2018 World Cup place, but Ghana drew and South Africa lost to suffer serious qualifying setbacks.

I don’t fear being fired – Cameroon’s Broos

In the wake of a comprehensive 4-0 defeat at the hands of Nigeria in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers, Cameroon coach Hugo Broos has claimed he has no fear of being fired.

We could have lost 7-0 to Nigeria – Cameroon coach

‎Coach of the senior national team of Cameroon, Hugo Broos, says his team were fortunate to have lost 0-4 to Nigeria in their World Cup 2018 Qualifiers clash in Uyo.

In Pictures: Nigeria trounce Cameroon in W’Cup qualifier

The Super Eagles defeated African champions Cameroon 4-0 in a 2018 World Cup qualifier in Uyo on Friday. Goals from China-based duo Odion Ighalo and captain Obi Mikel, Victor Moses and substitute Kelechi Iheanacho handed the Eagles an emphatic 4-0 victory over the Indomitable Lions.

Monaco’s Lemar rejected Arsenal move – Wenger

Arsene Wenger has admitted Monaco midfielder Thomas Lemar rejected a Deadline Day move to Arsenal after the north London side made a club-record £92m bid.

Hart not to blame for West Ham’s start – Noble

Mark Noble insists goalkeeper Joe Hart is not to blame for West Ham's poor start to the new season.

Dalung lauds Eagles for victory against Cameroon

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has applauded the Super Eagles for their Friday’s massive 4-0 triumph over visiting Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in a 2018 World Cup qualifier in Uyo.

WCQ: Second leg no longer important – Cameroon coach

Head coach of Cameroon, Hugo Broos, has admitted that his team have no chance of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, after they were battered 4-0 by Nigeria on Friday.

FIFA finally clears Chelsea’s Ola Aina to play for Super Eagles

Chelsea defender Ola Aina who is on loan at Hull City, has finally been cleared by FIFA to play for Nigeria.

WCQ: Self-belief helped Eagles beat Cameroon – Ezenwa

Goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa has said that self-belief got the Eagles to overcome Cameroon 4-0 despite a shaky start in this World Cup qualifier.

Super Eagles will qualify for 2018 World Cup – Mikel Obi

Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi, has assured that the national team will qualify for the Russia 2018 World Cup.

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Police arrest five for rape in Akwa Ibom

Akwa Ibom State Police Public Relations Officer, CSP. Fredrick Nnudam, disclosed this in a statement, Thursday in Uyo, the state capital.
Earlier this month, UEFA indefinitely suspended the Champions League, Europa League and the European Championship playoffs amid the ongoing concerns due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Champions League and Europa League last-16 venues confirmed by UEFA

UEFA has confirmed that the outstanding Champions League and Europa League last-16 second leg matches will be hosted by the clubs who were scheduled to play at home.

DisCos advocate CBN-funded massive roll-out of meters to address power challenge

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The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Uyo, on Monday, ordered INEC to allow the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Mr Nsima Ekere, to inspect all election materials used during the March 9 Governorship Election.

INEC confirms 17 political parties for Ondo guber poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed that 17 out of the 18 registered political parties will be contesting the October 10, 2020 Ondo state governorship election.
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has directed applicants for the 8,000 automatic jobs to enlist through their respective village heads.

FIDA, NCWS, others fault Governor Ayade over Justice Ikpeme

International Federation of Women Lawyers, FIDA, Nigeria; Women in Politics and National Council for Women Society, Nigeria, among others civil society organisations, have described the refusal of Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State and members of the state House of Assembly to confer Justice Akon Ikpeme as the Chief Judge of the state, as gross injustice.