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DR Congo recall Tresor Mabi after five-year absence

DR Congo coach Florent Ibenge has recalled striker Tresor Mputu Mabi after a five-year absence for their next Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.

APC government not a promise keeper – R-APC

The Reformed-All Progressives Congress on Sunday berated the Buhari administration, saying it is not a promise keeper.
Prince Kassim Afegbua

2019: Dangling carrots won’t help APC – R-APC

The Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC) has warned that no amount of ‘carrots’, intimidation and harassment could dissuade it from its commitment to rescue the nation’s democracy.

DR Congo FA backs Super Eagles to make Africa proud in Russia

The Federation of Congolese Football Federation, FECOFA, has wished the Super Eagles a successful outing at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Gernot Rohr: I’m satisfied with Simy’s performance against DR Congo

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has expressed his delight over the impressive showing of Crotone striker Simy Nwankwo on his Nigeria debut in the 1-1 draw with DR Congo – an international friendly game played at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium Port Harcourt on Monday.

DR Congo friendly, World Cup auditions for Simy and Lokosa

Despite fears concerning the Ebola crises in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Super Eagles will play the Leopards of DR Congo at the Adokiye Amiesimaka stadium, Port Harcout.

Super Eagles not worried about Ebola virus ahead of DR Congo friendly

Despite reports of an Ebola Virus out-break in their country, Nigeria’s Super Eagles are fully focussed on their upcoming friendly against the Leopards.

Amaju Pinnick: Super Eagles‘ll play Congo in Port Harcourt

Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick has rubbished speculations that the pre-World Cup friendly between Super Eagles and the Leopards of Democratic Republic of Congo billed for May 28 in Port Harcourt has been put off.

World Cup: England friendly will give Eagles psychological boost – Ogenyi Onazi

Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi said the Eagles will be in a good frame of mind to confront England on June 2 as the match and others lined up for the national team will boost their confidence for the World Cup starting June 16.

Wildlife Day: UN warns over extinction of wild cats

The UN has called for the protection of big cats species such as lions, tigers and leopards, warning that they are fast going into extinction.

Cape Verde move 47 places in latest FIFA rankings

Cape Verde are the biggest overall movers in the latest Fifa World Rankings as they climb a total of 47 places.

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Mohamed Aboutrika

Former Egypt forward handed jail sentence for tax evasion

Former Egypt forward Mohamed Aboutrika, one of the country’s most famous sportsmen, has been sentenced to a year in jail on charges of tax evasion, local media reported on Tuesday.

Nasarawa JUSUN begins indefinite strike

The Nasarawa State Chapter of the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), has commenced an indefinite strike following the failure of the state’s Chief Judge (CJ), Justice Suleiman Dikko, to meet their demands on welfare issues.

Drama in court as woman makes u-turn on divorce, begs for mercy

A mild drama ensued on Tuesday in a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, when a house wife and mother of two, Mrs Beauty Odinye, prayed the court to disregard her prayer for divorce and also a testimony in which she alleged that her husband, Nathaniel was impotent.
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AFCON: South Africa fans shun Super Eagles match

South Africa Football Association (SAFA) have become increasingly worried with the response of fans towards this Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Nigeria at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg.
Ali Bongo

Gabon opposition party raises temperature on Ali Bongo’s health

A Gabonese opposition party on Tuesday accused the government of peddling a "lie" over the health of President Ali Bongo after he was hospitalised in Saudi Arabia nearly three weeks ago.