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Former Nigerian Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Friday said it was doubtful whether Nigeria has indeed exited recession.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr says he will not bring in new players, but will keep the core of the team.
Super Eagles star Victor Moses has reacted to the Aiteo NFF Player of the Year award for 2018 given to him recently, saying he feels proud to win the award.
The Head Coach of the U20 Boys’ National Team, Paul Aigbogun, has invited 28 players to camp as Nigeria begins preparations for the qualifying series for 2019 Africa U20 Cup of Nations.
The world football governing body FIFA expressed "complete trust" Friday in Russia's ability to ensure a safe World Cup despite fan violence in Spain during which a policeman died.
Nigerian Football Federation boss Amaju Pinnick has told FIFA that his country is ready to host any major sporting event.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has finally ended speculation regarding the return of goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama to the team ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Major sponsor of the Nigeria Football Federation, Aiteo, has heaped praises on the president of the NFF, Amaju Pinnick, his two vice, Seyi Akinwunmi and Shehu Dikko; A U Mustapha, SAN and Andrew Onyearu, for bringing it into Nigerian football.
Former Nigerian international striker Daniel Amokachi has reiterated that his dream and desire is to see his twin sons (Nazim and Kalim) play for Nigeria in the nearest future even though they are already being courted by Tunisia where their mother hails from.
Sunday Oliseh has praised the remarkable progress of Alex Iwobi and Wilfred Ndidi, who he first capped for the Super Eagles, and he has also said he expects Nigeria to shine at the World Cup.
Several thousand Muscovites marched Sunday in frigid temperatures in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov who was gunned down three years ago, a rare sanctioned opposition gathering ahead of next month's presidential vote.
The Chairman, Lagos State Football Association, Seyi Akinwunmi, on Sunday said that the state government and the FA would not relent in their support to MFM FC’s continental campaign.
The Trade Union Congress has urged the federal government to declare a state of emergency in power sector.
The Parish Priest of Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Parish, Egbelu Obube in Owerri North Local Government Area of Imo State, Rev. Fr Jude Ihejieto, has cautioned Christians to stop “celebrating the dead,” attributing the present incessant mortality to flamboyance during burials.
The German Chancellor, Angel Merkel, says the German and French leaders have pressed Russian President Vladimir Putin to facilitate the quick and complete implementation of a 30-day cease-fire in Syria.
President Muhammadu Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant National Social Investment Programme, Ismaeel Ahmed, has said Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo are more committed to Nigerian electorate rather than elections.
Chelsea must play the “perfect game” to beat a formidable Barcelona in Tuesday’s first leg of the Champions League last 16 tie, the manager of the Premier League club Antonio Conte has said.
Excited Kwara United coach John Obuh has said he was pleased with the character shown by his players to fight back to earn a point at Nasarawa United.
Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Monday signed the 2018 budget of N103.5 billion into law.
Two Congolese aid workers were killed and a third abducted by an unidentified armed group in the troubled North Kivu province of Democratic Republic of Congo, the United Nations said on Monday.