Nigeria set to host Africa senior championships

Delta State in Nigeria is ready to host the 21st African Senior Championships, organisers have reported. Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) technical director, Vivian Gungaram,...

Tokyo Olympics 2020 to up security with facial recognition system

Tokyo 2020 will be the first Olympics to use facial recognition technology to increase security around all venues, the organisers announced on Tuesday. Games organisers...

Falconets Crash Out, Lose 1-2 to Spain

The cash motivation by President Mohammadu Buhari notwithstanding, Nigeria's intermediate women's team, Falconets, yesterday waved goodbye to the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup, France...

NFF Congress Gives Condition for Reconciliation with Giwa, Others

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Thursday at its congress in Benin City, opened a possible window for reconciliation of all aggrieved stakeholders in Nigerian...

English Premier League Matchday 1 Preview: In new season, pressure on new managers, signings...

After a surprising end to the summer transfer business, it is time for the real business of football to begin. The English Premier League...

NFF turns to Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Rohr releases Eagles’ list on Friday

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) may have chosen the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna as venue for Super Eagles’ Cameroun 2019 African Nations Cup qualifier...

NFF Thanks Presidency, Others for Averting FIFA Ban

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has expressed sincere appreciation to President Muhammadu Buhari for the resolution of the federation's leadership issue, which enabled Nigeria...

John Obi Mikel Withdraws From Super Eagles’ Afcon Qualifier

Super Eagles team captain, John Obi Mikel has withdrawn from the squad ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Seychelles next month....

Music house: Ayefele visits Ajimobi over demolition (photos)

Popular gospel artiste, Yinka Ayefele, yesterday, visited Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, over the partial demolition of his N800 million Music House, which houses...

Late equaliser takes Nigeria through 

An own goal in stoppage time by China PR earned Nigeria a highly-dramatic 1-1 draw in Dinan-Lehon, with the West Africans claiming a spot...

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