Women’s Basketball World Cup: Nigeria secure landmark win over Turkey

Nigeria’s D’Tigress will next face Argentina on Tuesday.


CAF Confederation Cup: Enyimba trounce Rayon, zoom into semi-final

Enyimba are gunning to be Nigeria’s first club ever to win the CAF Confederation Cup.

Anthony Joshua and Alexander Povetkin

Boxing: Anthony Joshua knocks out Povetkin

Anthony ‎Joshua won the bout in the seventh round.

EPL: Iheanacho scores in comeback win for Leicester City

Iheanacho and his teammates have now won three of their opening six games to start the season.

FIBA Women’s World Cup: Nigeria’s D’Tigress lose to Australia

D’Tigress are billed to square up against Turkey on Sunday night in their second group game.

NFF Chairman, Amaju Pinnick

ANALYSIS: What has Pinnick done for Nigerian football lately?

The major non-starter for the Pinnick administration in the last four years has been the decline of local football competitions and tournaments.


Four matches to watch this weekend

Enyimba seek Confederations Cup semifinal place as Gunners continue resurgence.

Super Eagles of Nigeria

FIFA World Ranking: Nigeria improves in Africa, globally

Belgium and France share the top spot for the first time in the table’s 25-year history.

NFF Election: Pinnick records landslide victory

It is the first time in the NFF that an incumbent will be getting a second consecutive term in office via a democratic process.

Cristiano Ronaldo sent off

Five insights from UCL Matchday 1: Messi, Ronaldo are still the headliners

UEFA has to raise their game and implement VAR to help the referees.

Cristiano Ronaldo sent off

UEFA Champions League: Ronaldo sees red as Man City suffer shock defeat

Real Madrid also got their Champions League title defense on a bright note.

NFF Chairman, Amaju Pinnick

NFF Elections: Battle in Katsina for soul of Nigeria football

The Nigerian football governing body will be having its 36th leader since its foundation in 1933.

Nigeria Taekwando fighters. [PHOTO CREDIT: Independent Newspapers Nigeria]

World Taekwondo approves Nigeria Taekwondo International Open

The competition would hold in Abuja from November 16 to November 18.

Liverpool celebrates after scoring

Liverpool 3-2 PSG: Firmino lights up matchday 1 with last-minute winner

Firmino scored the winner for Liverpool.

FIFA Headquarters

Sierra Leone face FIFA ban after anti-graft officials raid FA offices

The world football body says the raid amounts to government interference in football affairs.

Klopp and Tuchel

Liverpool v PSG (LIVE UPDATES): History-laden Reds welcome Cash-rich Paris

Both have started their league seasons with perfect records.

Nigeria Football Federation Glass House

FIFA, CAF name Observers to NFF Elections

The elections will hold on Thursday.

Late Moses Iloh

Lagos SWAN mourns Iloh

Mr Iloh, a former president of the Nigeria Cycling Federation, died on Saturday.

Anthony Ujah

Watch some Nigerian Goals: Ujah scores, Obasi returns as Kalu nets scorcher

Ujah equalised with a header in a goalmouth scramble in the 87th minute.

Abdou Kader Kone of Cote d’Ivoire

Freestyle Football: Ivorian wins first African championship in Lagos

Kone, who got many fans on their feet with his skills, defeated Yousef Ayman Reiesco of Egypt.

The current Africa Boxing Union and IBF European Welterweight Champion, Larry Ekundayo

Larry Ekundayo targets world title fight in Nigeria

There are plans to have Anthony Joshua at the ringside during the world title fight targeted for the first half of 2019.

CAF Confederation Cup: Enyimba hold Rayon Sport to goalless draw in Kigali

The second leg holds at Enyimba’s stadium in Nigeria next Sunday.


Serie A: Ronaldo finally scores for Juventus

Juventus defeated Sassuolo on Sunday.


Fans hail Eaglets, want MRI scan issue resolved

The Eaglets qualified for the African championship.

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NYG: Bayelsa scoops all seven gold medals in golf

Team Delta placed second with three silver and two bronze medals.