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Odion Ighalo close to full fitness

Former Super Eagles’ forward Odion Jude Ighalo has revealed that he is just 14 days away from returning to full training with his club after making steady improvement on the injury he suffered last month in Egypt.
Marko Arnautovic insists he always gives his all and criticised the European media for suggesting otherwise following his move to Shanghai SIPG.

Marko Arnautovic hits out at European media in Shanghai SIPG unveiling

Marko Arnautovic insists he always gives his all and criticised the European media for suggesting otherwise following his move to Shanghai SIPG.
Nigeria international Brown Ideye has joined Greek Super League club Aris on a one-year deal.

Brown Ideye joins Greek Super League outfit Aris

The 30-year-old has been without a club since he left Malaga at the end of the 2017-18 season and he will hope to revitalize his career at the Kleanthis Vikelidis Stadium during the 2019-20 season.
Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo celebrated his goalscoring feat in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with his teammates ahead of their friendly game against Egypt.

Odion Ighalo: I’m fit and ready for AFCON

Odion Ighalo has stated that he is fully fit to represent Nigeria in the forthcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt.

Fabio Cannavaro ‘breaks club rules’ to keep Guangzhou in China title race

Italian legend Fabio Cannavaro flouted the rules of his club Guangzhou Evergrande to keep the seven-time champions in the Chinese Super League title race.
Shanghai Shenhua forward Odion Ighalo who only lasted 12 minutes on the pitch before he was stretched off in last Friday’s Chinese Super League match against Tianjin Teda would return to the pitch in two weeks time, the club has revealed.

No cause for alarm as Odion Ighalo out for two weeks

Shanghai Shenhua forward Odion Ighalo who only lasted 12 minutes on the pitch before he was stretched off in last Friday’s Chinese Super League match against Tianjin Teda would return to the pitch in two weeks time, the club has revealed.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr

Gernot Rohr sweats on Odion Ighalo fitness ahead AFCON

Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr will be keen to get positive news on his top striker Odion Ighalo who picked up an injury in the Chinese Super League clash between his club Shanghai Shenhua and Tianjin Teda on Friday.
FC Zurich's Stephen Odey

FC Zurich’s Stephen Odey hopes for better finish next year after Swiss Cup exit

Stephen Odey has moved on from the disappointment of FC Zurich exit from the Swiss Cup following a 3-1 loss to FC Basel in their semi-final tie on Thursday.
Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel

AFCON: Mikel Obi demands captaincy for Super Eagles’ return

John Mikel Obi wants to be assured of his position as the Super Eagles’ captain as condition for him to return to the senior national football squad.

Minister: Projects in 2018 budget not abandoned

The Minister of Communications, Dr. Adebayo Shittu, has said no project in 2018, whose funds were released by the Ministry of Communications, were abandoned for any reason, contrary to speculations that the ministry abandoned 104 projects captured in last year’s budget.
Nigeria international, Odion Ighalo has been unveiled by new club Shanghai Shenhua and handed jersey number 9 as he continues his football career in the China Super League.

Odion Ighalo: Why I turned down Barcelona

Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo revealed he turned down a chance to join Spanish champions FC Barcelona last summer because of the conditions of the deal.
FC Zurich's Stephen Odey

Stephen Odey ends five-game goal drought for FC Zurich

Nigeria striker Stephen Odey find the back of the net for his Swiss side FC Zurich in their 2-1 win over Xamax in the Swiss Super League encounter on Sunday.
Odion Ighalo #9 of Shanghai Greenland Shenhua celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2019 China Super League between Shanghai Greenland Shenhua and Hebei China Fortune at Shanghai Hongkou Football Stadium on March 10, 2019 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Fred Lee/Getty Images)

Odion Ighalo scores in Shanghai Shenhua defeat to Hebbei CFFC

Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo opened his goal account for Shanghai Shenhua who suffered a 2-1 home loss to Hebbei CFFC in a Chinese Super League clash at the Hongkou Stadium, Shanghai, on Sunday, reports Completesports.com.
Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi

Mikel Obi: Playing in China was tough experience for me

Nigeria captain John Mikel Obi has admitted that leaving Chelsea for Chinese Super League outfit Tianjin Teda was a tough experience for him.
Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola expects Manuel Pellegrini to get ‘reception he deserves’ on Etihad return

Pep Guardiola expects former Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini to receive a warm welcome from the home fans on his return to the Etihad Stadium.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr

Gernot Rohr to overlook Mikel Obi, Victor Moses for Seychelles, Egypt tie

Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr may leave out the duo of John Mikel Obi and Victor Moses for the March 23 Africa Cup of Nations game against Seychelles at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba Delta State, according to reports.

Napoli’s Marek Hamsik agrees move to Chinese side Dalian Yifang

Napoli captain Marek Hamsik has agreed a move to Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang.

Odion Ighalo joins Shanghai Shenshua FC from Chanchung Yatai

Odion Ighalo, Super Eagles forward, has joined Shanghai Shenshua from another Chinese Super League side, Chanchung Yatai.

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Super Eagles winger Moses Simon enjoyed a memorable start to his career with Nantes by scoring the winning goal in the side’s 2-1 away win against Amiens at the Stade Credit Agricole de la Licorne on Saturday night.

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Abubakar Malami

SERAP asks AGF Malami to open public registers for corrupt governors, others

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to Mr Abukabar Malami, SAN, the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, urging him to use his good offices and leadership to: “move swiftly to develop and adopt public registers for corrupt state governors and other high-ranking public officials charged with and convicted of grand corruption since the return of democracy in 1999.