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Kanu becomes first Nigerian to ride motorcycle solo from Lagos to South Africa

Kanu has ridden motorcycles in 26 countries of the world, 23 of which were with his own Nigerian-registered motorcycle.

Ahmed Musa helps CSKA Moscow to victory over Man City

In other games, Lionel Messi equaled the all-time goal scoring record in the UEFA Champions League as the Argentine hit a brace that saw Barcelona cruise to a 0-2 win over Ajax Amsterdam.

7 kidnapped triathletes freed in Mexico

Among the triathletes was Fabiola Corona, who participated in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

NFF Crisis: Peace meeting brokered by Sports Minister ends in deadlock

The NFF is currently factionalised.

Fencing World Cup in Senegal cancelled over Ebola fears

Team and individual men’s fencing events were scheduled to take place on October 31 and November 1.

Stephen Okechukwu Keshi

Nigerians lament Super Eagles loss to Sudan

“We don’t have a creative midfielder. The Sudanese really dealt with us…”

NFA crisis: Sports minister, Maigari, Amadu, charged for contempt

Vice Chairman of the Chris Giwa-led NFA board, Obinna Ogba and another member, Yahaya Adama, obtained the injunction from the high court restraining the Maigari-led board from holding the Sept. 20 and Sept. 30 congresses.

Okagbare misses out on IAAF award shortlist

Okagbare has however been shortlisted for several awards on the home front was only recently a recipient of the MFR award.

We will run an inclusive administration, says newly-elected NFF president

FIFA warns the NFF against a repeat of the events preceding Amaju’s election.

Uduaghan congratulates newly-elected NFF president

Amaju has performed creditably well to date and I have no doubt in my mind that he will excel in this new assignment and take football in Nigeria to an enviable height.

Nigerian League: Chidiebere Okoli out of Dolphins FC, Wolves Clash

Okoli picked up an injury at the team’s last encounter.

Nigeria drops to 24th in ​world FIBA ranking for men

D’Tigers are 3rd in Africa.

AFCON 2015 Qualifier: Super Eagles to play remaining home matches in Abuja

The U. J. Esuene Stadium in Calabar has been deemed no longer suitable.

Bashi Ali title fight: 200 companies turn down sponsorship proposals

The International Boxing Union also demands the $29 million be paid before the fight is staged

UEFA Champions League: Ahmed Musa scores but suffers heavy defeat

Ivorian Gervinho was the star player for CSKA Moscow.

Stephen Okechukwu Keshi

Keshi to sign new contract before Sudan tie — NFF

The NFF’s extraordinary congress will take place Saturday.

Blessing Okagbare

IAAF Diamond League: Okagbare misses out on N6.5m jackpot

For many, Okagbare may have burned out of steam going into the make or mar race.

NFF Presidency: Ogunjobi, Umeh cleared; Giwa, Odegbami dropped

Chris Giwa, Segun Odegbami and others did not reapply, the electoral committee stated.

Canada 2014: Early goals took us to the final – Coach

Nigeria will face Germany in the final on Sunday.

Confederation of African Athletics establishes training center in Nigeria

A training center will be established at the University of Port Harcourt

Youth Olympics: Team Nigeria shuns opening ceremony, departs China Sunday

The Nigeria team to China were demoralised.

African Athletics Championship: South Africa dethrones Nigeria

‎South Africa finished tops instead with ten gold, five silver and four bronze medals.

Nigeria women 4x100 London Olympics

Morocco 2014: Nigeria seeks strong finish

Team Nigeria hopes to upstage South Africa and come out tops at the competition.

Canada 2014: Nigeria’s Falconets defeat England, to play New Zealand in Quarter Final

Nigeria topped her group with seven points.

Nigeria Football Crisis: Maigari resigns

Mr. Maigari sent in his resignation letter on Wednesday morning