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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.

AFCONQ: Super Eagles to arrive in Nigeria today

Super Eagles players are expected to arrive in Nigeria on Monday (today) ahead of their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Benin Republic in Uyo.
Club Brugge of Belgium Striker, David Okereke has hailed the resilience of his teammates after they came back from a goal down to secure a draw against Standard Liege and consequently restored their three points advantage at the top of the Jupiler League.

David Okereke targets more goals for Club Brugge after enduring barren spell

Nigeria forward David Okereke is determined to keep pushing hard in order to regain top form for Belgian club, Club Brugge after scoring for the second consecutive game in Wednesday night 2-0 away win against Zulte Waregem.
Liverpool attacker Sadio Mane has aimed a sly dig at Tottenham Hotspur after the Red fought back to record a 2-1 victory over Mauricio Pochettino's men.

Sadio Mane aims a sly dig at Spurs after the 2-1 win at Anifield

Liverpool attacker Sadio Mane has aimed a sly dig at Tottenham Hotspur after the Red fought back to record a 2-1 victory over Mauricio Pochettino's men.
Sadio Mane was once again a star man for Liverpool as they maintained their 100 percent record in the Premier League with a 3-0 win at Burnley on Saturday evening.

Sadio Mane: I want to end my career at Liverpool

Sadio Mane has revealed he wants to stay at Liverpool for the rest of his career despite interest from Spanish giants Real Madrid.
Golden Eaglets depart Nigeria to Brazil for FIFA U-17 World Cup, which takes place from October 26 to November 17. 1

FIFA begins random MRI test on Golden Eaglets, others ahead Brazil 2019

Federation of International Football (FIFA) on Tuesday commenced a random MRI test on the 16 teams including Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets taking part in the 2019 U-17 World Cup finals which kicks off this Saturday in Brazil.
Former Liverpool forward El-Hadji Diouf has drawn similarities between Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane and how they complement each other's performances.

Sadio Mane says Mo Salah’s reaction to their Burnley spat was ‘strange’

Liverpool star Sadio Mane has revealed the ‘strange’ reaction of teammate Mohamed Salah following the pair’s spat at Burnley.
Foreign affairs minister Geoffrey Onyeama

Federal government denies report of attack on Nigerian embassy in Benin

The Federal Government has denied reports of attack on the Nigerian Embassy in Benin Republic.
Super Eagles forward Alex Iwobi has become Nigeria’s top record signing and costliest player following his dramatic £35m (€37.9m) shock transfer deadline day switch to Everton from Arsenal.

Alex Iwobi is Nigeria’s danger man – Brazil coach

Brazil assistant coach Cleber Xavier has picked Alex Iwobi as Nigeria’s danger man ahead of Sunday meetings between the two countries.
MARIO BALOTELLI

Mario Balotelli scores first Brescia goal in defeat to Napoli

Mario Balotelli scored his first goal for new club Brescia but the promoted northerners still fell to a 2-1 defeat to Napoli in Serie A action on Sunday.
Shehu Abdullahi was absolutely delighted with his first goal for Bursaspor [Twitter]

Shehu Abdullahi backs Bursaspor to maintain perfect league run in Turkish Lig 1

Shehu Abdullahi has hailed Bursaspor’s hard fought 1-0 win against BB Erzurumspor in their Turkish Lig 1 clash on Saturday.
Imama Amapakabo

WAFU Cup: Imama Amapakabo hopeful as Eagles tackle Togo again

Super Eagles B are primed to face the Sparrow Hawks of Togo on Sunday in both teams’ first match at the WAFU Cup of Nations in Thies, Senegal and Nigeria’s Head Coach is upbeat about the opportunity provided by a second meet within one week.
Mi-8 Helicopter

Senegalese peacekeepers killed in CAR helicopter crash

Three Senegalese soldiers have been killed and another wounded after their helicopter crashed in the Central African Republic (CAR).
Super Eagles team B goalkeeper Theophilus Afelokhai has urged Nigerians to continue backing the team, as they look to qualify for CHAN next year.

Super Eagles B lands in Dakar for WAFU Cup of Nations

Nigeria’s home-based senior players have arrived in Dakar, capital of Senegal for the 2nd WAFU-FOX Cup of Nations starting in the Senegalese city of Thies on Saturday, 28th September.
Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker has vowed to come back stronger after suffering an injury in the club’s Premier League opener against Norwich.

Brazil coach drops Alisson Becker for Eagles friendly, announces squad today

Liverpool’s recuperating goalkeeper Alisson Becker will be missing from the Brazilian team poised to confront Super Eagles of Nigeria in an international game slated to hold in Singapore on October 13.

Tourist boat capsizes in Senegal, killing four

Four people died after a boat carrying dozens of tourists capsized during heavy storms in Senegal, authorities and emergency services said Tuesday.
Mohamed Salah scores Liverpool’s third goal. Andrew Powell-Liverpool FC via Getty Images

Jurgen Klopp pleased with Liverpool’s ‘wonderful goals’ during Newcastle win

Liverpool survived an early scare to maintain their 100% record this season, beating Newcastle 3-1 today at Anfield today.
US-born Senegalese rapper, Akon, has revealed how Nigeria music star, David Adeleke, aka Davido, made it big.

Akon: How Davido became a hit — video

US-born Senegalese rapper, Akon, has revealed how Nigeria music star, David Adeleke, aka Davido, made it big.
Sadio Mane was once again a star man for Liverpool as they maintained their 100 percent record in the Premier League with a 3-0 win at Burnley on Saturday evening.

Sadio Mane helps Liverpool maintain 100 percent record

Sadio Mane was once again a star man for Liverpool as they maintained their 100 percent record in the Premier League with a 3-0 win at Burnley on Saturday evening.

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The Kayode Fayemi administration in Ekiti State says it has defrayed inherited debts to the tune of 31 billion naira since assumption of office.

Ekiti government to reconstruct Ado township roads

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APC: Governor Abiodun’s appeal court victory, true reflection of people’s wishes

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Bayelsa guber: NGO preaches against violence, vote buying

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Aisha Buhari counsels parents on moral upbringing of children

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