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Egypt announce friendly match with Nigeria in March

Egypt and Nigeria will go head to head in March 2019 in an international friendly match, according to the Egyptian Football Association (EFA). The warm-up...

Buhari presents N8.8trn budget amid lawmakers’ boos

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday unveiled a federal budget of N8.83 trillion for the 2019 fiscal year with N300 billion lower that the current...

Nigeria’s ex-chief of defence staff Badeh killed by gunmen

The Nigerian Air Force has announced the death of the former chief of defence staff, Air Chief Marshal, Alex Badeh (retd). He was 61 years...

National Assembly complex shut down by striking workers

The Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) has sealed off the National Assembly (NASS) complex as it began a four-day warning strike. The News Agency...

Italian judge says evidence shows Eni, Shell knew of Nigerian graft

An Italian judge said on Monday there was evidence showing oil groups Eni and Royal Dutch Shell were aware that their 2011 purchase of...

Agbaje, Sanwo-Olu in slanging match ahead Lagos governorship poll

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and that of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Jimi Agbaje,...

Nigeria edge Egypt to qualify for Beach Soccer World Cup

Two-time African champions Nigeria's Supersand Eagles were made to work their socks off in Wednesday's semi-final of the Beach Soccer AFCON before seeing off...

Environment minister Ibrahim Jubril resigns

Nigeria's Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Jubril, has just resigned his appointment. Jubril is now the new Emir of Nasarawa, following his selection by...

Egypt reach Beach Soccer AFCON semis as Nigeria wait

Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) hosts Egypt have progressed to the semi-finals of the tournament on the back victories against Madagascar on...

World Cup foes for Banyana, Falcons, Lionesses emerge on Saturday

Cameroon, Nigeria and South Africa will know their group stage opponents this Saturday when the draw for the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup takes...

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