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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.
Kano Pillars forward Junior Lokosa and Abdu Maikaba of Akwa United have been named the League Bloggers Awards Player and Manager respectively in the Nigeria Professional Football League for the month of January.
FC IfeanyiUbah picked their first win in five games in the 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) with a comfortable 2-0 home victory against Eastern rivals Heartland FC on Sunday.
Akwa United are the new leaders of the NPFL after they routed Kwara United 3-0 at home with champions Plateau United, Lobi Stars and Wikki Tourists all in the chasing pack.
Rivers Commissioner for Sports, Boma Iyaye, said on Monday that Governor Nyesom Wike’s love and interest to develop sports in the state was unparalleled.
The Nigeria international was on the books of Akwa United on a loan deal for the 2016-2017 Nigeria Professional Football League season before joining Ghanaian club Inter Allies in December.
Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has charged the reigning Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) champions, Plateau United Football Club of Jos, to ensure they retained their title.
An excited Plateau United coach Kennedy Boboye has described Sunday’s 1-0 win at Nasarawa United as “a sweet victory”.
Ardent desire to gain places in Nigeria’s 23–man squad for the 21st FIFA World Cup finals in Russia will be the key incentive for Nigeria’s home–based professionals, who begin campaign for glory in the 5th African Nations Championship in Morocco on Monday.
Coach John Obuh has said he hopes Kwara United finish within the top 10 on their return to the Nigeria professional Football League (NPFL).
The Imo State Police Command has arrested a member of the four-man robbery gang that attacked a customer at Zenith Bank in Owerri, killing two policemen.
The Football Association has charged Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola for wearing a yellow ribbon during games.
West Ham defender Jose Fonte is joining Chinese club Dalian Yifeng, manager David Moyes has confirmed.
President Muhammadu Buhari said his government has sent more troops and surveillance aircraft to the entire North East territory on a 24-hour basis, to recover the schoolgirls abducted from the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi in Yobe State.
A suicide bomber who blew himself up after throwing a grenade into the US embassy compound in the Montenegro capital Podgorica left a farewell note seeking forgiveness from his family, local media reported Friday.
President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all Nigerians, particularly the elite, to be prepared to make sacrifices as a foundation for national growth and development.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said all unclaimed looted assets including landed properties recovered by the federal government would be sold and the proceeds deposited into government treasury.
The Nigerian Embassy in Poland is organising for supporters to watch the Super Eagles international friendly against Poland.
The Ministry of Transportation on Tuesday received reports of investigation into two marine accidents, which occurred in Lagos and Delta, in 2013 and 2015 respectively. It will be recalled that the first accident occurred on Dec. 21, 2013.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that a properly secured Nation like Nigeria will ensure a more stable and secured Nation, insisting that one of the things Nigeria needs to do and do it well to be stable is the issue of security.