Category: Africa

Nigeria U15 team - Algiers 2018

2018 AYG: Danladi upbeat about Future Eagles’ chances against Morocco

By Aro Olaoluwa Nigeria U15 team will open their title defense against Morocco at the ongoing African Youth Games in Algiers and head coach Dalandi Nasidi believes his...

2018 AYG: Nigeria U15 are ready to make a mark in Algiers – Tobi Adeleke

By Aro Olaoluwa Nigeria U15 captain Oluwatobi Adelele has reaffirmed the commitment of his side to get off to a winning start when they battle Morocco in the Africa...

Interior FC Are Champions Of 2018 Gambia Women’s Football Federation Cup

A dramatic 4-3 shootout helped Interior FC beat arch rivals Red Scorpions to win the 2018 Gambia Women’s FF Cup final after a drab goalless 90 minutes contest. In a...

#Russia2018: Senegal Gets 3 Points Over Poland In Group G

Senegal got Africa’s first win of the World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Poland in Moscow on Tuesday. The team was helped by two fluky goals: a deflection, and a score...

Kogi United vs Aklosendi FC Preview: Abdulrahman’s side aim winning start in Lokoja

Kogi United FC and newcomers Aklosendi Int’l FC from Lafia slated for Confluence Stadium, Lokoja by 4pm as the long awaited 2017/2018 Bet9ja Nigeria National...

CHAN 2018: Rwanda hold Nigeria B in a goalless draw in Tangier

Rwanda held Nigeria to a goalless draw in the opening game of the 2018 Africa Nations Championship’s Group C played on Monday at Grand Stade de Tangier in Morocco....

2018 WAFU Women’s Nations Cup full fixtures released

Fixtures for the 2018 WAFU Women’s Nations Cup billed to kick-off on February 14, 2018, have been released, with the final scheduled for February 24, 2018. The...

Onyekuru returns as Mikel tops 22-man list for Algeria, Argentina games in November

Captain Mikel John Obi, forward Ahmed Musa and midfielder Ogenyi Onazi top the list of 24 players that Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has invited for next...

Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Organisers confirm car prizes for new 10km race

The organisers of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon has officially confirmed the introduction of 10km race during next year’s edition of the event. Two cars...

THE NIGERIA MASTERS: Ghanaian Vicent Torgah emerges 2017 winner

Ghanaian Vicent Torgah scored one over par after 72 holes emerging as winner of the second edition of the NIGERIA MASTERS. The Ghanian started the tournament with +3 on...

Access Bank Lagos Marathon: GAC Motor car prize ignites prep for 10 km race

There are indications that winners of the men and women 10 km race, to be introduced in the 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, will smile home with brand new cars,...

THE NIGERIA MASTERS: Oparaku finishes ahead in Day 2

Kingsley Oparaku climbs from third to first position in the second round of the NIGERIA MASTERS finishing the two rounds with two over par. Visitor Mapwanya and Kojo...

IBF/WBA Challenge: Amosun, Dalung & Muhammed to watch Anthony Joshua Fight

The Executive Governor of Ogun state, Ibukunle Amosun and the Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung are among a top Nigerian government delegation who...

Plateau United 2 Enugu Rangers 0: Kennedy Boboye’s men win Nigeria league title

The Peace Boys have recorded an unlikely feat in Nigeria’s football history with their first-ever top-flight title, pipping the holders in Jos Plateau United has...

Super Falcons falter in September Fifa rankings for eight-month inactivity

Nigeria’s women national team dropped one spot to 35th spot in the latest Fifa Women’s World rankings released on Friday. Having remained stuck in the 34th...