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Odion Ighalo has been nominated for Manchester United's Player of the Month award for March.

Moses Simon: Odion Ighalo deserves permanent Manchester United deal

Veteran striker Ighalo joined the Red Devils on loan from Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua in January 2020 and made a strong impact, with four goals in eight appearances before the season was halted due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Cyriel Dessers is only a call up away from making his international debut for Nigeria after the 25 year-old secured his Nigerian passport.

Cyriel Dessers dreams Super Eagles’ partnership with Victor Osimhen

Heracles striker Cyriel Dessers revealed he is delighted to pledge his international future to Nigeria and also spoken of his admiration for Victor Osimhen.
Former Super Eagles coach Christian Chukwu has hailed the appointment of erstwhile National team skipper Joseph Yobo after been named assistant Super Eagles coach to replace Imama Amapakabo.

Joseph Yobo reacts to Chinedu Obasi’s bribery claims

Super Eagles assistant coach Joseph Yobo has reacted to the ongoing bribery allegations currently rocking the Nigeria football.

Brown Ideye vows to expose the corruption in Nigeria football

Aris Thessaloniki of Greece forward Brown Ideye has admitted that there is corruption in Nigeria Football, and disclosed that he will tell his own story when the time comes.
A Member of the Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation and Chairman of the Nigeria National League, Hon. Chidi Ofo Okenwa, died yesterday morning at the age of 50.

Amaju Pinnick mourns death of NFF executive member

A Member of the Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation and Chairman of the Nigeria National League, Hon. Chidi Ofo Okenwa, died yesterday morning at the age of 50.
Head coach of Sudanese Premier League side Hilal Al-Fasher, Azeez Mohammed, is confident after applying to the NFF for Nigeria’s U17s – the Golden Eaglets top job

Azeez Mohammed: Gernot Rohr must be backed to pick NPFL players

Al Fashir FC of Sudan coach Azeez Audu Mohammed has applauded the decision of the Nigeria Football Federation to award current Super Eagles boss Gernot Rohr a new contract.
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 exco member passes on

A Member of the Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation and Chairman of the Nigeria National League, Hon. Chidi Ofo Okenwa died on Tuesday morning at the age of 50.
Nigeria’s senior women’s national basketball team, D’Tigress, on Saturday booked a ticket to the 2020 Olympics Games in Tokyo. 25

Evelyn Akhator: Basketball gradually closing the gap on football in Nigeria

Evelyn Akhator believes that Basketball is gradually gaining more popularity and acceptance in Nigeria following the recent success of the D’tigress s and their male counterparts.

NFF chief laments coronavirus impact on Nigerian football

First Vice President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Barrister Seyi Akinwumi, has lamented the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the world and Nigeria Football describing the impact as a very tough one that has affected everyone connected to the game in Nigeria.
Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr has said winning the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) for Nigeria would make him the most excited person.

Patrick Pascal: Gernot Rohr deserves new Super Eagles contract

Super Eagles coordinator Patrick Pascal says the team’s head coach Gernot Rohr deserves a new contract.
Daniel Amokachi has rated Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi and Lille forward Victor Osimhen as Nigeria’s best players currently.

Daniel Amokachi: Wilfred Ndidi, Victor Osimhen are Nigeria’s best players

Daniel Amokachi has rated Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi and Lille forward Victor Osimhen as Nigeria’s best players currently.
MFM striker Adeniji Kabiru has predicted that the Olukoya Boys will return to winning ways this weekend, when they host Rivers United in a matchday 17 fixture of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).

NPFL: We will not be relegated – MFM star

Adeniji speaking in a chat with newsmen said the team gave a good fight against Warri wolves but attributed MFM’s loss on contentious officiating but stressed that the team will ensure they respond swiftly in their next game at home as they now face a real battle to keep their topflight status.
Former Manchester United stars Paul Ince and Owen Hargreaves disagreed over Odion Ighalo wonder goal in Thursday’s 5-0 win at LASK, in the Europa League first leg round of 16 tie.

Emmanuel Amuneke: Odion Ighalo should be allowed to focus on his Manchester United career

Former Super Eagles forward Emmanuel Amunike has insisted that Nigerians should allow Odion Ighalo stay in retirement and focus on his Manchester United career.
The League Management Company (LMC) has confirmed the death of Chineme Martins, a defender with Nasarawa United FC, who slumped during the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Matchday 23 against Katsina United in Lafia.

Nigerian footballer Chineme Martins slumps, dies during league match

The League Management Company (LMC) has confirmed the death of Chineme Martins, a defender with Nasarawa United FC, who slumped during the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Matchday 23 against Katsina United in Lafia.
All is not well in the camp of Nigeria professional football league side Sunshine stars of Akure as their players are reportedly ready to boycott their next league game against FC Ifeanyi Ubah over financial dispute with the management.

FC Ifeanyi Ubah beat Sunshine Stars in Nnewi

FC Ifeanyi Ubah kicked off the second stanza of the Nigeria football league season with an impressive 3-1 win over Sunshine Stars of Akure on Sunday.
Super Eagles forward Samuel Chukwueze makes history after becoming the youngest to score at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

Gernot Rohr: Samuel Chukwueze is the star of next generation

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, is convinced that Nigeria international, Samuel Chukwueze has the required qualifications to lead Nigeria football into a bright future.
FCT Football Association in partnership with Bayern Munich has concluded plans to develop Nigeria football and provide a platform for young talented Nigerian footballers to ply their trade in Germany.

FCT FA, Bayern Munich partner to Annex Nigeria Players For World Youth Cup in...

FCT Football Association in partnership with Bayern Munich has concluded plans to develop Nigeria football and provide a platform for young talented Nigerian footballers to ply their trade in Germany.
Former Nigeria U20 goalkeeper Wale Oremade said his decision to leave Kwara United was based on the need to grow.

Wale Oremade: Why I left Kwara United

Former Nigeria U20 goalkeeper Wale Oremade said his decision to leave Kwara United was based on the need to grow.

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The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

Police arrest 121 persons for violating face mask order in Akwa Ibom

The police in Akwa Ibom State have arrested 121 people for violating the government’s directive on compulsory use of face mask in public places as a measure to curb the spread of the dreaded COVID-19 in the state.
Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus attends a news conference on the situation of the coronavirus (COVID-2019), in Geneva, Switzerland, February 28, 2020. REUTERS-Denis Balibouse-File Photo

WHO urges countries to ‘wake up’ and halt coronavirus

The World Health Organization on Friday urged countries hit by serious coronavirus outbreaks to “wake up” to the realities on the ground instead of bickering, and to “take control”.
AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara

Kwara governor reshuffles cabinet

Those affected are the Commissioner for Communication, Olanrewaju Murtala, who was moved to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, while the Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Harriet Adenike Afolabi Oshatimehin replaced Murtala in the Ministry of Communication.
Eddie Nketiah has revealed what he told Bukayo Saka immediately he replaced the injured Sead Kolasinac, in Arsenal’s 3-2 win against Everton at the Emirates in Sunday’s Premier League game.

Bukayo Saka, Nicolas Pepe shortlisted for Arsenal Player of the Month award

Bukayo Saka and Nicolas Pepe have been nominated for the Arsenal Player of the Month award for June following their eye-catching displays.
Scientists around the world are building up their knowledge about the coronavirus, as they frantically search for a cure and vaccine.

Bank shuts over coronavirus scare in Osun

It was reliably gathered that one of the customers who tested positive to Coronavirus had visited the bank during the week and as part of the contact tracing the state officials went to the bank to take samples of the staffs to be sure of their status.