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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...

Supersand Eagles face Senegal test in Beach Soccer AFCON

Nigeria's Supersand Eagles will begin their quest to qualify for the 2019 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Paraguay when they come face to...

Heartbreak for Banyana as Falcons claim 9th African title

Once again Nigeria's Super Falcons remain supreme in African women's football as they beat Banyana Banyana of South Africa on 4-3 penalties after 120...

Ex-Premier League & Nigeria star Etuhu starts match-fixing trial

Former Premier League soccer player Dickson Etuhu goes on trial in a Swedish court on Thursday to face a charge of match-fixing, which he...

Banyana, Super Falcons square up in women’s AFCON final

Nigeria's Super Falcons will seek to continue to dominance of women's football in Africa when they face Banyana Banyana of South Africa in the...

NPFL clubs reject 8-team promotion plan from second tier

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) clubs have turned down the proposal from the country's second tier the National League (NNL) to promote eight clubs...

Nigeria to purchase 12 Super Tucano attack aircraft from Sierra Nevada

Sierra Nevada is receiving $329 million (around N11.8 billion) for 12 A-29 Super Tucano light attack aircraft for the Nigerian air force. The total amount...

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