Sports

Falcons win second friendly match in Ghana

The Falcons will leave for Equatorial Guinea from Ghana on Thursday.

Again, Nigerian tennis stars crash out of Governor’s cup

Nigeria’s best seem unable to compete with their counterparts all over the world.

Imoke charges Eaglets to conquer Guinea

The Golden Eaglets will travel to Guinea from Lagos on Thursday.

Nigeria to know Nations Cup opponents Wednesday

The Super Eagles have expressed their readiness to challenge any team.

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Nembe City are National League Champions

The newly promoted sides say they’ll do well in the Premier League.

Manu to pick 18 Eaglets against Guinea

The Coach expressed confidence in the team to qualify ahead of Guinea.

Former Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi

We are not corrupt, NFF replies Amaechi

The Football Federation said it has been employing global best practices in its dealing

Former Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi

Gov Amaechi raises the alarm, says massive corruption killing Nigerian sports

Gov. Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers on Monday identified corrupt practices by some sports administrators, as the greatest threat to sports development in the country. Mr. Amaechi, who spoke at a Presidential Sports Sector Retreat in Abuja, said for the nation to regain its lost glory in sports, corruption must be addressed by government and all stakeholders. […]

African Cup of Nations: Keshi says he’s not scared of Ghana, Ivory Coast

The Super Eagles Coach has departed for South Africa for the draws.

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Jonathan, Governors to hoist flags for Sports Festival

Each governor is expected to hoist the flag of his state.

CAF Champions League: Sunshine Stars crash out in Cairo

Hopes of Sunshine Stars making a debut appearance in the CAF Champions League final crashed Sunday night as the Akure Gunners were defeated by Al Ahly 1-0 in the second leg semi final duel in Cairo. Al Ahly have thus qualified for their ninth African Champions Club cup final having defeated the Nigerian flag bearers […]

Chelsea defeat Spurs in London derby

Chelsea won their first match at White Hart Lane since 2005.

Manchester United keep pace with Chelsea

Manchester City played almost 70 minutes with 10 men but still won the match.

Spain, Romanian Stars win Lagos Tennis Championship

The winners went home with trophies and cash prizes.

We plan to win Basketball Premier League- Plateau Peaks

The NBBF president commended the referees for a good performance.

Plateau Peaks win Division 1 Basketball League title, beat Oluyole Warriors

The two teams have earned promotion to the NBBF/DSTV Basketball Premier League.

Oluyole Warriors, Plateau Peaks earn promotion to Basketball Premier League

The Ibadan team and the Plateau Peaks will replace the two relegated teams from the Premier League

Nigeria’s past Nations Cup failure responsible for 2013 ranking

Nigeria, based on the calculations, is ranked 6th in Africa for the Nations Cup.

Sunshine Stars depart for Egypt, promise good result

Sunshine face a herculean task against Al-Ahly in Egypt.

Eaglets to face Benin in warm-up match

The Eaglets won the first leg of their qualifying match 3-0.

Beach soccer: Nigeria, Brazil tango In Dubai

The Beach Eagles train twice a day as they prepare for the competition.

Peter Rufai out of hospital, NFF wishes him quick recovery

Doctors say the goalkeeper has made remarkable progress and only needs rest to fully recover

Eagles to face Venezuela in friendly

The Eagles will begin camp on November 4.

Kanu hails new Golden Eaglets

The former Eagles captain commended the boys for their performance against Guinea.

New Premier League season to start DEC 1

The management of the Nigeria Premier League (NPL) board has announced the programme of activities for the 2012/2013 league season.