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Belgian club KV Oostende has announced the exit of Super Eagles striker, Joseph Akpala, from the Club.

Belgian club release Nigerian striker Joseph Akpala

“Striker Joseph Akpala is not offered a new contract and is therefore again a free player. We thank ‘Joske’ for his boundless effort and excellent mentality and wish him every success in the further course of his career,” Oostende stated.
Nigerian forward Brown Ideye is excited to win Aris Thessaloniki’s Goal of The Month award for December.

Brown Ideye sends farewell message to Aris Thessaloniki

Brown Ideye has announced his departure from Greek Super League side Aris Thessaloniki after reaching the end of his contract.

Ahmed Musa: I started my football career as a goalkeeper

Former Leicester City forward and Nigeria captain, Ahmed Musa has opened up on his journey to stardom and the difficulties he faced.

Brown Ideye: I almost quit International football after missing out on 2014 World Cup...

Former West Brom forward Brown Ideye revealed he almost quit the national team after his exclusion from the 2014 FIFA World Cup squad.
Peter Odemwingie has admitted missing Nigeria’s Africa Cup of Nations winning team in 2013 remains his only regret as he retires from football.

Osaze Odemwingie regrets missing out on 2013 AFCON winning team

Former Super Eagles forward Osaze Odemwingie says he regretted missing out on the team that won the 2013 African cup of Nations in South Africa.
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.

Ladan Bosso challenges Chinedu Obasi to provide evidence on bribery allegation

Former Flying Eagles coach Issa Ladan Bosso has challenged ex-Super Eagles player Chinedu Obasi, to name the official who demanded bribe from him instead of giving baseless allegations.
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.

Norway-based defender targets another Super Eagles chance

Norway-based Nigeria defender Akeem Latifu has said he hopes to get another chance with the Super Eagles.
Former national team skipper, Joseph Yobo, has revealed how Taiye Taiwo brought aura into the Super Eagles.

Taiye Taiwo: Stephen Keshi’s ‘dirty deals’ forced me out of Super Eagles

Former Super Eagles defender, Taiye Taiwo, has alleged that the dirty deals perpetrated by late Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, forced him to dump the team.
Emmanuel Emenike has described winning the Africa Cup of Nations as one of the best moments of his career.

Emmanuel Emenike: Afcon title victory with Nigeria ‘one of the best moments’ of my...

Emmanuel Emenike has described winning the Africa Cup of Nations as one of the best moments of his career.
The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) has sent birthday greetings to former Super Eagles striker Ikechukwu Uche who turns 36 on Sunday.

Ikechukwu Uche: I had no problems with Stephen Keshi

He also lavished praise on Super Eagles wing wizard Samuel Chukwueze, calling him a big prospect who would shake the world.
Former Everton man, Daniel Amokachi, has questioned Stephen Keshi’s decision to drop some of the players who had played a part in Nigeria’s third continental title a year earlier.

Daniel Amokachi: Stephen Keshi took some ‘useless’ players to 2014 World Cup

Former Everton man, Daniel Amokachi, has questioned Stephen Keshi’s decision to drop some of the players who had played a part in Nigeria’s third continental title a year earlier.
Super Eagles assistant coach Joseph Yobo captained the team to their third Africa Cup of Nations triumph in South Africa 2013. The team was coached by Stephen Keshi.

Joseph Yobo: Stephen Keshi prepared me for leadership

Super Eagles assistant coach Joseph Yobo captained the team to their third Africa Cup of Nations triumph in South Africa 2013. The team was coached by Stephen Keshi.
Newly appointed Assistant coach and former Captain of the Super Eagles, Joseph Yobo, says he cannot wait to start in his new position.

Joseph Yobo: Stephen Keshi built me to become Nigeria captain

Joseph Yobo has disclosed how African football icon Stephen Keshi built him up to become Nigeria's captain.

Sunday Oliseh vows never to coach Super Eagles again

Former Nigeria international, Sunday Oliseh, has vowed never to coach the Super Eagles again, even if a second opportunity arise.

Vincent Enyeama relives amazing Afcon outing against Cote d’Ivoire

Vincent Enyeama has relived his starring performance in Nigeria’s 2-1 win against Cote d’Ivoire at 2013 Africa Cup of Nations.
Former Super Eagles striker, Julius Aghahowa, has explained the poor treatment of Nigerian coaches discouraged him from coaching.

Julius Aghahowa explains why he shunned coaching

Former Super Eagles striker, Julius Aghahowa, has explained the poor treatment of Nigerian coaches discouraged him from coaching.
Shehu Abdullahi was absolutely delighted with his first goal for Bursaspor [Twitter]

NFF celebrates Super Eagles defender Shehu Abdullahi at 27

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has sent birthday greetings to Super Eagles right-back Shehu Abdullahi who clocks 27 years on Thursday.

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In view of this, the Commissioner of Police Akwa Ibom State, Imohimi Edgal, wishes to reaffirm to the general public that the State government directives will be vigorously enforced.

Police arrest five for rape in Akwa Ibom

Akwa Ibom State Police Public Relations Officer, CSP. Fredrick Nnudam, disclosed this in a statement, Thursday in Uyo, the state capital.
Earlier this month, UEFA indefinitely suspended the Champions League, Europa League and the European Championship playoffs amid the ongoing concerns due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Champions League and Europa League last-16 venues confirmed by UEFA

UEFA has confirmed that the outstanding Champions League and Europa League last-16 second leg matches will be hosted by the clubs who were scheduled to play at home.

DisCos advocate CBN-funded massive roll-out of meters to address power challenge

Power Distribution Companies (DisCos) have advocated a Central Bank-funded massive meters roll-out project, to ensure that electricity customers were adequately metered.
The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Uyo, on Monday, ordered INEC to allow the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Mr Nsima Ekere, to inspect all election materials used during the March 9 Governorship Election.

INEC confirms 17 political parties for Ondo guber poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed that 17 out of the 18 registered political parties will be contesting the October 10, 2020 Ondo state governorship election.
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has directed applicants for the 8,000 automatic jobs to enlist through their respective village heads.

FIDA, NCWS, others fault Governor Ayade over Justice Ikpeme

International Federation of Women Lawyers, FIDA, Nigeria; Women in Politics and National Council for Women Society, Nigeria, among others civil society organisations, have described the refusal of Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State and members of the state House of Assembly to confer Justice Akon Ikpeme as the Chief Judge of the state, as gross injustice.