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Ladan Bosso names 20 players for WAFU U-20 Cup

Head Coach Isa Ladan Bosso has picked his 20 -man squad that will contest for the WAFU B Cup of Nations title at the tournament taking place in Porto Novo, Benin Republic next month.
Defending champions Enyimba of Aba secured hard-fought 2-1 win over Abia Warriors in matchday 19 of the Nigeria professional football league on Sunday.

Enyimba players, officials undergo coronavirus test ahead CAF Champions League trip

Players and officials of Enyimba International on Sunday underwent Covid-19 tests as the People’s Elephant prepared for trip to Burkina Faso for their CAF Champions League Preliminary Round first leg match against Rahimo, just as Godwin Nosike has joined the coaching crew of the two time African Champions.
‘Captain Fantastic’ Austin Oladapo’s well taken penalty separated the two Abia State rivals as Enyimba emerged champions of the inaugural edition of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu Preseason Tournament.

Enyimba edge Abia Warriors to win local preseason tourney

In the thrilling final at Enyimba Stadium, both sides convinced all that they are indeed ready for the 2020/2021 domestic and continental challenges with a near perfect rendition of extraordinary skills and combative football orchestra to the delight of the officials and reporters present.
Stanley Dimgba kept his feet on the pedals of his fine scoring form, controlling Cyril Olisema’s chipped pass to send in a low strike and give Enyimba the lead four minutes before the interval. Three minutes later, youngster Anayo Iwuala spearheaded a swift break to set up Victor Mbaoma, who picked his spot from the edge of the box, handing Fatai Osho’s side a two-goal lead at the break.

Enyimba shifts focus to CAF Champions League after good pre-season outing

Enyimba FC are champions of the Ikpeazu preseason tournament in Aba after a hard-fought 1-0 victory over rivals, Abia Warriors in a thrilling final in Aba.
Danladi said that N111.3 million was spent on rehabilitation and upgrading of Malumfashi Township Stadium, while N64.2 million was used for the completion of abandoned Township Sports Complex in Katsina.

Enyimba FC, Abia Warriors to share Aba Township stadium next season

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, Abia Warriors will play their 2020-2021 league home matches at the Aba Township stadium, the club Management have announced.
Imama Amapakabo saw his Abia Warriors side hold CAF Champions League bound Plateau United to a goalless result in a pre-season game on Monday.

Abia Warriors vs Plateau United match ends in stalemate

Imama Amapakabo saw his Abia Warriors side hold CAF Champions League bound Plateau United to a goalless result in a pre-season game on Monday.
Abia Warriors assistant coach Willy Udube said he is happy with the progress the team has made in recent weeks.

Abia Warriors coach happy with team progress

Abia Warriors assistant coach Willy Udube said he is happy with the progress the team has made in recent weeks.
Plateau United skipper Elisha Golbe has assured fans of the Jos based side that the team will not lose focus of the desire to win the Nigeria Professional Football League title despite the current situation of things.

Plateau United will keep pushing for continental adventure with pre season – skipper

Plateau United captain Elisha Golbe has stated that his side will continue to push and intensify preparation for their continental adventure with more preseason games after playing out a goalless draw Monday with Abia warriors in the preseason tourney in Aba.
Ten-man Plateau United defeated former league champions, Enyimba FC of Aba 4-0 in MatchDay 12 of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) fixture at the Jos New Stadium on Sunday.

Plateau United, Enyimba begin preparations for CAF Champions League

Tournament coordinator Patrick Ngwaogu said the Tin city team is geared towards using the tournament to put finishing touches to their preparations for the Champions League match holding later in the month.
Nigeria professional football league side Abia Warriors of Umuahia has completed the signing of Nzube Anaezemba ahead of the 2020-2021 domestic campaign.

NPFL: Abia Warriors midfielder wants matches back on TV

Abia Warriors midfielder Nzube Anaezemba says he will be excited if the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) will return to television broadcast for next season.
Striker Obioma Chukwuemeka has joined Abia Warriors on a season-long deal from oriental club side Heartland.

Chukwuemeka Obioma joins Abia Warriors from Heartland

Striker Obioma Chukwuemeka has joined Abia Warriors on a season-long deal from oriental club side Heartland.
Nigeria Professional Football League side Plateau United has secured the signing Sunday Adetunji to their ranks ahead of the 2020-21 league season.

Plateau United complete the signing of Sunday Adetunji

Nigeria Professional Football League side Plateau United has secured the signing Sunday Adetunji to their ranks ahead of the 2020/21 league season.
Pioneer Chairman of the League Management Company (LMC), Hon. Nduka Irabor, has opened up on several challenges facing the Nigeria Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).

Nigerian government insists on virus protocols for restart of NPFL, other leagues

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, has read out the riot acts to the Nigeria Football Federation and club owners – that no stadium would be opened for any football game without strict adherence to the sports protocols, even as there must be total implementation of the club licensing control before the new football season can resume.
Abia Warriors have completed the transfer of the signing Godwin Obaje putting his signature on a two-year contract.

Former NPFL top scorer Godwin Obaje joins Abia Warriors

Abia Warriors have completed the transfer of the signing Godwin Obaje putting his signature on a two-year contract.
The former Akwa United goalkeeper said the Umuahia-based Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) outfit has all it takes to challenge for major titles next season.

Leke Ojo: I want to fight for honours with Abia Warriors

The former Akwa United goalkeeper said the Umuahia-based Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) outfit has all it takes to challenge for major titles next season.
Former Enyimba forward Sunday Adetunji has joined another Nigeria professional football league side Plateau United.

Former Enyimba forward Sunday Adetunji joins Plateau United

Former Enyimba forward Sunday Adetunji has joined another Nigeria professional football league side Plateau United.
Defending champions the Olympic Eagles of Nigeria got off their campaign at the 2019 U-23 Africa Cup of Nations on a dour note following a 1-0 loss to Cote d’Ivoire at the Al Salam Stadium, Cairo, on Saturday evening.

NFF committee sanctions NPFL 2019/20 final table

Football Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation has endorsed the final table of the Nigeria Professional Football League for the 2019/2020 season as prepared and released by the League Management Company.
Nigeria professional football league side Abia Warriors of Umuahia has completed the signing of a mighty jet youngster, Mustapha Jibreel.

Abia Warriors completes the signing of Mustapha Jibreel from Mighty Jets

Nigeria professional football league side Abia Warriors of Umuahia has completed the signing of a mighty jet youngster, Mustapha Jibreel.

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Manchester United considering shock move for former defender

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Suicide car bomb kills 30 Afghan security officials

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Police arrest suspects as explosion rocks Rivers’ church

The police in Rivers State have arrested three suspects who allegedly detonated explosives at a Pentecostal church, Christain Universal Church International, located at Mile 3, Diobu area of Port Harcourt.
Spokesperson of House of Representatives, Hon Benjamin Kalu, has said the House has completed the probe into the activities of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).

House of Reps has concluded probe into NDDC – spokesperson

Spokesperson of House of Representatives Hon Benjamin Kalu has said the House has completed the probe into the activities of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).