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Customs seizes 3,000 cartons of poultry products

The Nigerian Customs Service, Ogun State command, on Monday, said it intercepted and seized a truck loaded with 3,000 cartons of imported poultry products, with estimated duty paid value of N67.5m.

Karate team accuses officials of victimisation

Anambra’s Karate team at the on-going National Youth Games (NYG) has accused officials of victimisation and threatened to withdraw from the competition.

Police arrest fisherman, herbalist for piracy

A 40-year-old fisherman, Seth Akpot, has been arrested in the Badagry area of Lagos for allegedly belonging to a gang of sea pirates.

Yusuf relishes Eagles’ CHAN ticket

Super Eagles head coach Salisu Yusuf is quite excited his side qualified Nigeria for the upcoming 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Kenya.

Yusuf praises CHAN Eagles for victory

Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf has praised the home-based team for beating Benin Republic and qualifying for next year’s African Nations Championship in Kenya.

CHAN qualification indicates good standard of Nigerian league – official

The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Club Owners says the home-based Super Eagles’ qualification for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) indicates that the country’s league is of good standard.

Driver plots boss’ kidnap, suspects collect N4m ransom

A driver, Yinka Adebanjo, has confessed to orchestrating the kidnap of his bosses in the Odogunyan, Ikorodu area of Lagos State.

Give us live coverage of Eagles’ matches – Sadiq tells NFF

Yakubu Sadiq, team manager of Nigerian Air force (NAF) FC Abuja on Monday called on Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to ensure live coverage of all Super Eagles matches.

Benin Republic defeat Nigeria in CHAN qualifiers

Benin Republic secured a slim 1-0 win over Nigeria in the first leg CHAN qualifier played in Cotonou on Sunday evening.

Rohr joins Eagles in Cotonou for CHAN clash

Coach Gernot Rohr has joined the home-based Super Eagles team here in Cotonou ahead of their 2018 CHAN first leg qualifier against Benin Republic on Sunday.

CHAN 2018: We’re optimistic of qualifying – Yusuf

Super Eagles Assistant Coach and Home-based Eagles handler, Salisu Yusuf, on Wednesday said the team was optimistic of not only beating Republic of Benin on Sunday but qualifying for CHAN.

Eagles to travel by road to Benin Republic for CHAN qualifier

The home-based Super Eagles will travel by road to Cotonou on Friday ahead of the 2018 African Nations Championship playoffs first leg qualifier against Benin Republic.

Benin shunned by Cote d’Ivoire for CHAN Eagles warm-up

Benin’s preparations for a CHAN 2018 final playoff against Nigeria on Sunday in Cotonou suffered a major setback after a scheduled warm-up game against Cote d’Ivoire was not played.


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FIFA chief Infantino congratulates Plateau United

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