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Paul Put

Afcon: Why Guinea sack head coach Paul Put, staff

The head coach of Guinea, Paul Put, has been sacked alongside his entire staff by the country’s Football Federation after their disappointing performance at the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt.
Tanzania coach Emmanuel Amuneke wants his side to avoid mistakes when they take on Kenya in their second Group C game at the on-going Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) on Thursday.

Emmanuel Amuneke quits Tanzania job on mutual agreement

Former Nigeria international Emmanuel Amuneke has been relieved of his post as head coach of the Tanzania national team.

Ikechukwu Ezenwa: I support whoever is Super Eagles’ 1st-choice goalkeeper

Ikechukwu Ezenwa has assured that he will give 110 per cent support to whoever emerges as the Super Eagles’ first choice goalkeeper as his competition with Francis Uzoho and Daniel Akpeyi continues ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
Tanzania coach Emmanuel Amuneke has named 15-year-old Kelvin John Pius in his preliminary 39-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

AFCON: Tanzania coach Emmanuel Amuneke names 15-year-old Kelvin Pius in preliminary squad

Tanzania coach Emmanuel Amuneke has named 15-year-old Kelvin John Pius in his preliminary 39-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad

CAF’s Ahmad: Cameroon to be awarded CHAN 2020

Cameroon will reportedly replace Ethiopia as host of the 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) finals.

CAF set to award 2020 CHAN to Cameroon

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) looks set to award the 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) to Cameroon after Ethiopia appeared to have withdrawn as hosts having expressed doubts about its readiness to stage the tournament.
Chigozie Agbim

Chigozie Agbim, Ifeanyi Ede, others unveiled by new NPFL club Delta Force

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper Chigozie Agbim and 2014 CHAN eagles striker Ifeanyi Ede headlined a crack squad of players unveiled by the hierarchy of Delta Force ahead Sunday’s first NPFL home clash against visiting Go Round FC, Omoku, at Stephen Keshi Stadium, after successfully completing the acquisition of newly promoted Kada City FC of Kaduna.

Chisom Chikatara narrates Wydad Cassablanca ordeal

Former CHAN Eagles player Chisom Chikatara has shed more light on how things went from bad to worse for him while at Wydad Casablanca of Morocco.
Rivers United midfielder Peter Ubakanma says his team will come out for all three points against unbeaten Remo Stars in the rescheduled Nigeria professional football league match at Yakubu Gowon stadium in Port Harcourt on Wednesday.

Peter Ubakanma ready to wait for Dream Team VII, CHAN Eagles chance

Rivers United utility player Peter Ubakanma says he’s calmly waiting for his chance to put on the Green and White Jersey of Nigeria at a major tournament in the future.
Stephen Eze

Stephen Eze hopes to get Super Eagles recall through hardwork

Nigeria defender and Lokomotiv Plovdiv’s Stephen Eze has revealed that they only thing on his mind is hard work and nothing else as he continues to develop as a player, after registering 19 appearances for the club this season.
Flying Eagles

Flying Eagles list Ikouwem Utin, Yahaya Nazifi, Effiom Maxwell for U-20 Nations Cup

Team captain Ikouwem Utin and forwards Yahaya Nazifi and Effiom Maxwell are among 21 players listed by Nigeria’s under-20 male team for the Africa Under-20 Cup of Nations in Niger Republic.
Ifeanyi Ifeanyi

Ifeanyi Ifeanyi joins Algerian club Entente Sportive de Setif

Super Eagles midfielder Ifeanyi Ifeanyi has signed for Algerian giants Entente Sportive de Setif on a two-year contract according to reports on Monday.

Mohammed Babaganaru: I expects the best of Nura Mohammed next season

El Kanemi Warriors coach Mohammed Babaganaru says he expects to get the best of Nura Mohammed in the coming season after helping the striker to rediscover himself

EFA: Egypt not interested in hosting 2019 AFCON

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has said that the country won’t launch a bid to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after Cameroon were stripped as hosts of the continental showpiece.
Kano Pillars Ikenna Hillary Paul

Ikenna Paul: NPFL will suffer from players’ Super Eagles shut out

Kano Pillars midfielder Ikenna Paul says tough times lay ahead for the NPFL if the NFF and Super Eagles coaches continue to snub players on the home front.
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.
Gabriel Okechukwu (extreme left) and Michael Babatunde (extreme right) with Enyimba stars

CAFCC: Wydad Casablanca stars Gabriel Okechukwu, Michael Babatunde rally support for Enyimba

Wydad Casablanca stars Gabriel Okechukwu and Michael Babatunde have drummed up support for Enyimba ahead of tonight’s CAF Confederation Cup semifinal against Raja Casablanca in Morocco.
Kenya Victor Wanyama

Victor Wanyama: My absence against Ghana shows Kenya have enough depth

Victor Wanyama has downplayed his absence for Kenya when they beat Ghana in a Afcon qualifying match on September 8.

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National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), on Monday accused members of the Shiite group, Islamic Movement of Nigeria, of burning down two ambulances at the Agency’s Emergency Response and Ambulance Bays (ERABs) in Abuja.

NEMA: Shiites burnt down two quick response ambulances

National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), on Monday accused members of the Shiite group, Islamic Movement of Nigeria, of burning down two ambulances at the Agency’s Emergency Response and Ambulance Bays (ERABs) in Abuja.
Nigerian Stock Exchange NSE

NSE indices resume with 40% loss amid profit taking

Activities on the nation’s bourse opened for the week on Monday on downward posture, with crucial market indices shedding 0.40 per cent.
Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita

Winifred Oyo-Ita: Unrealistic demands by labour unions hampering implementation of new minimum wage

The Federal Government has revealed that the new minimum wage of N30,000 is yet to be implemented in full across the board in the Federal Civil Service because of unrealistic demands of the labour unions.
Abba Kabir Yusuf

Tribunal: PDP tenders 241 exhibits against Governor Ganduje’s election

Abba Kabir-Yusuf, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the March 23 Governorship election in Kano State, on Monday, tendered 241 exhibits before the state Governorship Election Petition Tribunal.
Dr Gloria Obioh, Head of Department of Environmental Biotechnology and Bio- conservation Department, National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) stated this in an interview with newsmen.

Federal government set to deploy biogas for power generation

The Federal Government on Monday in Abuja affirmed its readiness to deploy biogas for electricity generation in the country.