Category: Sports

I’ll make Nigeria women’s league marketable and competitive, says Aisha Falode

Head of the Nigeria Women Football League, Aisha Falode has pledged to make the country’s women championship more competitive and a marketable brand to attract...

Musa Abubakar appointed Kogi United acting head coach

The management of Nigeria National League, NNL side, Kogi United FC have appointed Musa Abubakar as the head coach of the team on interim capacity. Ababakar, a former...

Zamfara 1-0 Kogi United: Abass’ strike hands Confluence Boys’ losing start in Gusau

Kogi United started their 2017 Nigeria National League season on a losing note following a 1-0 defeat against FC Zamfara at the Sardaunna Memorial Stadium on Saturday....

Sadio Mane and Kalidou Koulibaly make Senegal squad for Nigeria Friendly

Senegal have announced a list of 25 players ahead of international friendly against Nigeria in London on March 23. The Teranga Lions squad is made up of most players...

Tragic: Crocodile kills footballer in Africa

A football club in Mozambique is in mourning after one of their players was tragically killed by a crocodile. Estevao Alberto Gino, 19, who played for amateur club...

FC Zamfara vs Kogi United Preview: Confluence boys commence promotion race in Gusau

The Nigeria National League resumes this weekend with Kogi United set to face FC Zamfara in the northern conference at the Sardauna Township Stadium, Gusau by 4pm on...

Vivian Ikechukwu’s brace help Abia Angels defeat Rivers Angels in friendly

Vivian Ikechukwu netted twice as Abia Angels defeated Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Champions, Rivers Angels 2-1 in their first pre-season friendly game played at...

Lottery Trust Fund Donates Sporting Equipments to 2,000 Kogi schools

About 2, 000 public primary schools in Kogi State have been received N5 m worth of sports equipment from the National Lottery Trust Funds‎. The Executive Secretary,...

36 States’ Director of Sports meet in Ilorin for 2017 National Youth Games

The meeting of all the 36 states Director of Sports in the Federation will hold Tomorrow Thursday, 15th of March 2017, at the State Banquet hall, opposition Government...

WABSU congratulates new Caf President Ahmad, dreams big for Africa’s Beach Soccer

The West African Beach Soccer Union (WABSU) has congratulated the newly elected Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) President Ahmad Ahmad at the Caf executive...

‘This is a big achievement for Nigeria’ – Dalung Hails Pinnick on Caf elections victory

The Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung has congratulated the President of the Nigeria Football Federation Amaju Pinnick on his success at the Confederation of African...

Nigeria reclaim Caf Exco seat as NFF boss Amaju Pinnick unseats Benin Rep’s Anjorin

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick has been elected into the Executive of Confederation of African Football defeating incumbent Moucharafou...

BREAKING: Ahmad defeats incumbent Hayatou to emerge new Caf President

Ahmad Ahmad has emerged the 17th president of the Confederation of African Football after defeating incumbent Issa Hayatou at the 2017 Caf election congress held in...

Nigeria-born Italy’s teenager, Oyebode shines at ITTF Junior Open in Lignano

Nigerian-born Italian, John Oyebode was in superb form at the just concluded 2017 ITTF Italian Junior and Cadet Open in Lignano as the 15-year-old claimed two gold...

Gov Dickson Classics: Four National Champions suffered setback in Bayelsa

There is a new twist in the Nigeria Wrestling Federation as four National Champions suffered defeat at the ongoing 2nd Governor Seriake Dickson Wrestling Championships...