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Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has disclosed that he will want to win the last Russia 2018 World Cup qualifying match against Algeria even when he said he would field a much changed side, in Algiers.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria may not play the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers match against Seychelles in March, Nigeria Football Federation president, Amaju Pinnick, said.
Injured Chelsea ace Victor Moses has been dropped from the list of players called up by coach of the senior national team of Nigeria for their dead rubber World Cup 2018 Qualifiers tie against Algeria.
Three Algerian public figures including a former foreign minister said on Sunday that President Abdelaziz Bouteflika "is no longer able to lead" and should be barred from seeking a fifth term.
A cross section of football fans in Lokoja, on Saturday applauded the Super Eagles of Nigeria for clinching a spot in the FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifiers in Russia.
A Biafra-like agitation for independence has been unfolding in neighbouring Republic of Cameroon since November 2016. The people of Northern and Southern Cameroons under the umbrella of the Southern Cameroons Ambazonia Consortium United Front (SCACUF) finally decided to affirm the independence of the English-speaking sections of Cameroon from the Republic.
An Algerian court on Wednesday found the head of the country's tiny Ahmadi community guilty of "offending Islam" and handed him a six-month suspended sentence, his lawyer said.
Some Football enthusiasts on Tuesday hailed the performance of the Super Eagles, despite playing out a 1-1 draw against Cameroon in Monday’s return leg match of their 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers in Yaounde.
Two pilots of Air Algerie have been suspended for allowing a 10-year-old orphaned boy to control a domestic passenger flight in fulfilment of his dreams.
Tanzanian police said Wednesday they had arrested 12 men, including two South Africans and a Ugandan, for presumed homosexuality as part of an ongoing crackdown against gays.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke has declared that the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, will return to power in 2019.
US President Donald Trump reignited a long-standing feud with John McCain Tuesday, warning "I fight back, and it won't be pretty" after the respected senator appeared to take aim at him in a speech.
An All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Mr. Bayo Babalotin, Tuesday evening escaped being killed by unknown gunmen.
A human right lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN) on Tuesday said successive Nigerian leaders since Independence constituted a clog to the development and progress of the nation, describing them as enemy within.
Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has appointed Mr Abari Aboki as the new Head of Service (HoS) of the state, replacing Mr Thomas Ogiri who retired recently.
Niger Tornadoes winger, Wilfred Angel Ammeh, believes his side were unlucky to have been beaten by Akwa United during Sunday night’s Aiteo Cup final.
The U.S. has lifted sanctions on dozens of Sudanese entities, including banks, ports, oil and industrial corporations, the Treasury Department said on Thursday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a stern warning to Taiwan on Wednesday (Oct 18), saying that Beijing has the will and power to thwart any attempts at independence.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is working towards achieving 100 per cent free, fair and credible election in Cross River in 2019.