Home Topics Taribo West

Taribo West

Taribo West: Victor Moses, Kelechi Iheanacho, Mikel Obi key to Nigeria’s World Cup chances

Victor Moses, Kelechi Iheanacho and John Obi Mikel are Nigeria’s most important players at the World Cup, former international defender Taribo West says.

Taribo West: Super Eagles can’t stop Lionel Messi

Former Super Eagles defender Taribo West has warned the country do not have experienced defenders to stop Lionel Messi from wrecking havoc at the World Cup in Russia.

Hernán Crespo: I’m happy to be in Nigeria

Argentina ex-international, Hernán Jorge Crespo, on Saturday in Lagos said that he was delighted to be in Nigeria for the first time as a guest of the Heineken Group.

President Buhari, other African leaders to grace George Weah’s inauguration

President Muhammadu Buhari is among African leaders that have indicated interest to attend the inauguration of Liberia’s President-elect, George Weah, on Monday.

I see Super Eagles in World Cup final – Adegoke Adelabu

A member of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Technical Study Group, former Green Eagles’ winger, Adegoke Adelabu, says the Super Eagles have the potentials of winning the FIFA World Cup slated for Russia in June.

George Weah has encouraged footballers into politics – Taribo West

Former Super Eagles defender, Taribo West, says George Weah’s victory will encourage ex-football stars to venture into politics.

World Cup: Super Eagles can succeed in Russia – Taribo West

Former Nigeria centre-back Taribo West says the Super Eagles will be a force to reckon with at the Russia 2018 World Cup if the national team coach Gernot Rohr involves some of the experienced ex-internationals in his plans.

William Troost-Ekong slowly turning into a complete defender – Taribo West

Former Super Eagles defender Taribo West has praised the improvement of Bursaspor and Nigeria international defender William Troost-Ekong judging by his performance ye‎sterday.

NFF reconstitutes standing committees

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has reconstituted all its standing committees dissolved at the last meeting of the Executive Committee on Monday, 30th October 2017.

Recent Stories

INEC reconfigures 5,823 cards readers in Delta

Ahead of Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has commenced the re-configuration of 5,823 Smart Card Readers (SCR) in Delta State.

DSS to quiz INEC commissioner over postponement of elections

The Department of State Services (DSS) has invited Okechukwu Ibeanu, the National Commissioner in charge of logistics at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), for questioning.

Adamawa REC: We are not under anyone’s influence

The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Adamawa State, Barrister Kassim Gaidam, has refuted a news report that he rejected offer of bribe to the tune of $1m and a house in Dubai from the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.

Expert: Beware of meningitis

The Kwara State Primary Health Care Development Agency has advised the people to beware of meningitis and watch against symptoms like high body temperature, irritability, headaches, photophobia, convulsion and coma.

Death toll in Kaduna killing rises to 130 as police arrests 11 suspects

Kaduna state governor Nasir El-Rufai on Tuesday said about 130 persons died in Kajuru villages attack and not 60 as he previously announced.