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Flying Eagles will qualify for the 2019 U20 AFCON in Niger after they drew 1-1 with hosts Mauritania in the first leg of the final playoffs, according to assistant coach Abdu Maikaba.
Former home-based Super Eagles winger Ezekiel Bassey hopes to make an impact with Akwa United after linking up with the club following the expiration of his contract with Iranian club, Paykan FC.
Akwa United coach Abdu Maikaba has lamented his team were sluggish at Rivers United ahead of Wednesday’s crucial CAF Confederation Cup playoff against Al Hilal of Sudan.
Akwa United forward Victor Mbaoma is still disappointed with the outcome of Thursday’s Nigeria Professional Football League rescheduled match day 11 tie against Katsina United but would rather focus on upcoming games to make amends.
CHAN Eagles midfielder Ifeanyi Ifeanyi will be available for Akwa United in today’s crucial CAF Confederation Cup clash against Al Ittihad of Libya after he recovered from injury.
Akwa United head coach Abdu Maikaba insists his side will overturn their first leg deficit against Banjul Hawks of Gambia when both teams clash in the second leg of their CAF Confederation Cup tie in Bakau on Wednesday.
Akwa United coach Abdu Maikaba says his charges played well despite their narrow defeat to Mountain of Fire and Miracles (MFM) FC.
The Nigeria Football Federation has released the list of nominees for its maiden NFF Football Awards which is supported by partners AITEO and the Lagos State as Host City.
Leicester City ace Wilfred Ndidi and NPFL Goal King Anthony Okpotu will battle Chelsea star Victor Moses for the prestigious Nigeria Footballer of the Year Award in the first-ever NFF/Aiteo Awards.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) today announced Manu Garba as head coach of the country’s U17s, the Golden Eaglets, while Paul Aigbogun will take charge of the U20s and Salisu Yusuf heads the Olympic team.
Akwa United midfielder Aniekeme Asuquo wants to help the team achieve its objectives during the 2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season.
Akwa United dominated home team Go Round but they failed to put away the many chances they created, according to coach Abdu Maikaba.
Akwa United coach, Abdu Maikaba, expects a tough duel against Go Round FC in Wednesday’s Nigeria Professional Football League matchday-two fixture.
The new players according to information dished out by the club include Dennis Nya acquired from Lobi Stars, Etim Mathew from Rangers international, Adeshina Gata from ABS and Ajiboye Otegbeye from Sunshine Stars of Akure.
Akwa United head coach, Abdu Maikaba, says he is equal to the task of combining his post at the club with that of the national U-17 team, the Golden Eaglets.
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Frontline Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, presidential aspirant and former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has promised to end cries of marginalisation and agitations by some parts of the country, including the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, if he emerges president.
With two weeks into the second half (H2) of the year, the Nigerian equities market has lost a total of N320 billion following weak demand by investors who are adopting cautious trading.
The suspect, who hailed from Gautan Fadama village in the Bagudo Local Government Area of Kebbi State, was said to have killed the wife, Husse Ali, 25, for being promiscuous.
Simon Ebegbulem, the Vanguard Correspondent in Edo State, has been appointed the Chief Press Secretary to the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.
Senator Gbenga Ashafa representing Lagos East Senatorial District in the National Assembly has commended the Federal Ministry of Transport, Nigeria Railway Corporation and China Civil and Engineering Construction Company (CCECC) for their commitment towards the revitalisation of Nigeria Rail.
The House of Representatives on Thursday urged the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria and Nigerian Airspace Management Agency to repair Benin airport runway and erect perimeter fence at the airport.
Iceland has for the first time been elected to the Human Rights Council, filling the seat vacated by the US, which withdrew from the body in June, citing bias.
Another 450 migrants on board two military vessels were stranded at sea on Saturday as Italy and Malta locked horns over whose responsibility it was to offer them safe harbour.
England face Belgium in the World Cup third-place playoff on Saturday with the tournament’s top scorer Harry Kane eyeing the chance to add to his six goals in the meeting of the beaten semi-finalists.
Two banks, Access Bank and United Bank for Africa (UBA) have partnered with foreign development agency of France, Agence Francais de Development (AFD), to invest €74 million in renewable energy, just as the French Secretary of State to the Minister of Economy and Finance, Mrs Delphine Geny-Stephann, has pledged skill transfer from their companies .