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Lebohang Maboe: Bafana Bafana won’t sit back gainst Super Eagles

Bafana Bafana of South Africa midfielder, Lebohang Maboe, says Bafana Bafana are not likely to sit back when they host Group E leaders Nigeria in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Saturday at the FNB Stadium, Johannesburg on Saturday.

AFCON: I’m ready to wreck Super Eagles again – South Africa’s Percy Tau

Percy Tau scored the second goal for South Africa in their 2-0 routing of Nigeria’s Super Eagles last year and the Saint-Gilloise (Belgium) sharpshooter believes he can repeat same feat when Bafana Bafana host Nigeria in the 2019 AFCON Qualifiers in Johannesburg this weekend.

AFCON: Kenneth Omeruo unfazed by bench role against Libya

Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo, remains unfazed over his bench role in Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup Of Nations qualifiers home win against Libya, insisting that he will be ready to take his chances when the opportunity comes.
Nigeria Amputee Football Team

Super Eagles donate $16,530 to Nigerian amputee football team

The Super Eagles donated $16,530 (about N6m Naira) to the Nigeria Amputee Football team ahead of this month’s World Cup in Mexico.

Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles in do or die against Libya

Nigeria will put her strongest foot forward right from kick off against Libya’s Mediterranean Knights in Saturday evening’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the Akwa Ibom Stadium in Uyo.

Ikechukwu Ezenwa: Super Eagles can’t afford to miss AFCON 2019

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, insists the team is determined to qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon after missing the last two editions of the tournament.

Gernot Rohr: Mikel Obi to miss AFCON qualifier

John Obi Mikel, Super Eagles captain, is set to miss the African Cup of Nations qualifier against Seychelles.

Several injured in stadium stampede during Nigeria-Zambia match

A stampede at the entrance of Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo, Akwa Ibom has left many injured.

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Court bars Kogi government from probing, suspending chief judge, chief registrar

The Koton-Karfe Division of the High Court of Kogi State has restrained Kogi State Government and the state’s House of Assembly from taking steps that would hinder the discharge of the duties of the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Nasiru Ajanah and his Chief Registrar, Yahaya Adamu.