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Emeka Atuloma (left) vs Angola at 2018 CHAN

CHAN Eagles star Emeka Atuloma set to join Akwa United

Emeka Atuloma is expected to complete his transfer to Akwa United tomorrow, according to a report.

NFF probes bribery allegation against coach Salisu Yusuf

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has launched an investigation into an allegation of bribery against Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf, a spokesperson said on Friday.

Sunday Oliseh: I am still in charge of Fortuna Sittard

Former Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh still basking in the euphoria of his recent legal victory over Dutch division two club Fortuna Sittard, has declared that he is still in charge of the club at least till May 2018.

Ikechukwu Ezenwa: I am now fit, back to training

Ikechukwu Ezenwa is risking a long-term serious injury if he rushed back too early from injury.

NFF referee chief scores Nigeria’s league high

Sani Zubairu, Head of Referees Unit, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), on Wednesday said the country’s league had improved satisfactorily.

Super Eagles face stern test against hosts Morocco for first-ever CHAN title

Either of hosts Morocco or rivals Nigeria can be crowned champions of the 2018 Championship of African Nations (CHAN) at the end of hostilities on Sunday in Casablanca.

Coach Abdu Maikaba tips Nigeria for CHAN trophy

Abdu Maikaba, Coach of the Golden Eaglets, on Thursday said that Nigeria will lift the Championship of African Nations (CHAN) trophy in Morocco on Sunday.

CHAN: President Buhari hails Super Eagles for defeating Sudan

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday congratulates the home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria on their victory over Sudan in the semi-final of the 2018 Championship of African Nations in Marrakesh, Morocco.

Libya eliminate Congo from 2018 CHAN

Giant killers Libya have qualified for the semifinals of the 2018 Championship of African Nations following a 5-3 defeat of Congo in the quarterfinals.

CHAN: Nigeria to play Angola in quarter-final

The group stage of the Championship of African Nations (CHAN) ended yesterday after final matches in Group D were dispatched.

CHAN: Rwanda out as Libya, Nigeria await quarter-final opponents

Final games in Group C of the Championship of African Nations (CHAN) ended yesterday. Nigeria beat Equatorial Guinea to top the group whiles Libya sneaked through to the next round after beating Rwanda in a crunch tie.

CHAN: Nigeria needs good strikers – Kelechi Eke

The President of Esteem Sports, Kelechi Eke, says the home-based Super Eagles have to get a good striker who had the skill to convert opportunities into goals.

CHAN: Super Eagles to depart for Morocco on Monday

The home-based Super Eagles will depart Nigeria on Monday for the Championship of African Nations holding in Morocco, team Head Coach Salisu Yusuf said on Saturday in Abuja.

We are ready for CHAN – Salisu Yusuf

Salisu Yusuf, CHAN Eagles’ coach, on Wednesday, said the team was prepared to prosecute a successful football engagement in the Championship of African Nations (CHAN), in Morocco.

FA chief wants Nigeria to host CHAN 2018

Mr Musa Talle, FCT FA Chairman on Sunday called on Federal Government to consider hosting the Championship of African Nations (CHAN) football tournament in 2018.

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[FILES] A man has his thumb print verified through the window to vote at a polling station in Kano, commercial capital of northern Nigeria, on February 23, 2019. – Nigeria began counting votes in presidential elections, even as many people had yet to even cast their ballot because of delays in the opening of polling units and problems with staffing and technology. Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) last week announced a one-week delay to the election, just hours before it was due to get under way. The presidential contest will see incumbent Muhammadu Buhari (APC) seek to win a second four-year term against former vice president Atiku Abubakar (PDP). (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP)

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Taraba elections: PDP wins Ussa supplementary poll

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