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Russia 2018 World Cup Seedings Confirmed, Nigeria in Pot 4

Loading... Loading... The seedings for the 2018 World Cup finals draw have been confirmed. Peru became the last country to qualify for the tournament in Russia next year after beating New Zealand. FIFA is using its World Ranking which was published last month to…

16th November 2017

VIDEO: Nigeria 4 – 2 Argentina [International Friendly Match]

Loading... Loading... Nigeria drags Argentina in a mess earlier today in a friendly match which took place Krasnodar. Argentina lost the match to Nigeria which will be the 8th meeting between both sides in all competitions. Argentina have the edge with five wins, one…

14th November 2017

Tammy Abraham Reacts to England Call Up

Loading... Loading... Swansea City forward Tammy Abraham has taken to social media to express his delight after he was called up to the England senior team for the first time. Controversies have surrounded the Anglo-Nigerian’s international future but England seems to have nailed it…

3rd November 2017

Details of Super Eagles of Nigeria Friendly Match With Argentina

Loading... Loading... The Nigeria Footbll Federation (NFF) has announced the details of a high-profile encounter between the Super Eagles and Argentina next month. The game will be played on Tuesday, November 14, in the Russian city of Krasnodar. Krasnodar Arena Stadium will be the…

22nd October 2017

VIDEO: Nigeria 1 – 0 Zambia [World Cup Qualification] Highlights 2017/18

Loading... Gernot Rohr’s men are through to the 2018 World Cup finals after a hard-fought win against the Chipolopolo at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium. Alex Iwobi’s second half goal guaranteed Nigeria’s place at the 2018 World Cup, the Arsenal forward earning a 1-0 home…

7th October 2017

President Buhari Independence Day Full Speech

Loading... My dear Nigerians, October 1st remains a special date for all Nigerians as this marks the day when we attained one of the most precious of human desires — freedom. Over the years the country has gone through trials and tribulations, but October…

1st October 2017

Nigeria Super Eagles Drop Six Places in Latest FIFA Rankings

Loading... Loading... Nigeria have fallen six places to 44th position, in the latest edition of the FIFA rankings released on Thursday. In the month under review, the Super Eagles crushed Cameroon 4-0 in Uyo, before they were held to a 1-1 draw in Yaounde,…

14th September 2017

Every Nigerian Senator Earns N29Million Monthly; N3Billion Yearly – Itse Sagay

Loading... Professor Itse Sagay left some Nigerians in slight shock when he revealed that every senator in Nigeria collects N29 million as monthly salary and N3 billion per annum. Loading... According to the Nation, The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption disclosed…

7th September 2017

Jollof Rice Competition: Gambia Beats Nigeria, Senegal And Ghana

Loading... Gambia has been adjudged the winner of the Jollof Rice Competition organised by the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) as part of activities marking the Jollof Festival at the weekend. The competition, which featured Ghana, Gambia, Nigeria and Senegal, formed part of the “See…

29th August 2017

$90 Billion Loot: Diezani Finally Breaks Silence; I Never Stole Nigeria’s Money

Loading... Former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison Madueke has finally spoken on several allegations of financial impropriety levelled against her by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Diezani said she never stole Nigeria’s money. The former Minister made the claim in a…

15th August 2017

Trump’s Immigration Orders: How Does It Affects Nigerians

Loading... Unless the Federal Government reviews its visa policy with the United States of America, Nigerians will no longer enjoy visas to the US with two-year validity, according to an Executive Order issued on Friday by President Donald Trump. Section 9 of the Executive…

30th January 2017

Harmattan: Coldest States In Nigeria

Loading... It is that dusty wind and cold time of the year again, harmattan! It is the dusty wind from the Sahara that blows towards the Western coast of Africa during the winter. Ice rain fall in Jos, Nigeria Nigerians during this weather out…

16th January 2017

Nigeria Ranks No 1 in Internet Usage in Africa

Loading... With 63 million internet users in Nigeria, the country has been ranked number one in Africa and eight in the world in terms of internet usage. This was contained in the second edition of digitalfacts – Nigeria, West & Central Africa; a publication…

16th November 2016

VIDEO: Nigeria 3 – 1 Algeria [2018 World Cup Qualifier] Highlights 2016

Loading... Loading... A double from Victor Moses with efforts from John Obi Mikel were all the Super Eagles needed to tear apart the visitors at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium. The result heaps the pressure on Algeria, whose winless run in qualifying extended to…

12th November 2016

VIDEO: Honduras 2 – 3 Nigeria [U23 Olympics Men] Highlights 2016

Loading... The Nigerian U23 men’s side claimed the bronze medal at the Olympic Games, after defeating Honduras 3-2 on Saturday evening. The Nigerians enjoyed an encouraging start to the game, a Aminu Umar struck the upright after eight minutes. Loading... Honduras started seeing a…

20th August 2016