Sports

Eagles round off training for Rwanda

Super Eagles doctor says the team is 100 fit for Saturday

Flying Eagles ask government to redeem its pledge to them

After about one year, the National Sports Commission has failed to redeem a promise made to the Flying Eagles when the won African Youth Championship in 2011

Rwanda's National team hit Nigeria

In preparation for the Saturday's 2013 African Cup of Nations qualifier, Rwanda's national team flies into Nigeria

National Stadium Surulere gutted by fire

The popular Ojez Nite Club in the National Stadium Surulere, was saved from total wreckage by firemen on Wednesday.

Eagles get all the attention as Falcons are looked over

.A host of prominent sporting figures will be in Calabar to cheer the Super Eagles while no senior official is yet to be named for the Falcons match in Lagos

Eagles hit Calabar for Nations Cup qualifying match

The Super Eagles arrived Cross River State on Tuesday afternoon in preparation of the Nations Cup qualifying match against Rwanda

Super Falcons move to Lagos Wednesday

Super Falcons set to tackle Zimbabwe in the African Women's Championship qualifying match in Lagos

Police rescues Eagles' midfielder, Christian Obodo, from kidnappers

Obodo's abduction is the first suffered by any footballer even though close families of some football stars have been seized in the past.

NFF begs for Obodo

Abductors of the footballer are demanding a huge amount of money but NFF is begging

Enyeama

The Malawians had dominated the game in the first half, which was a ding-dong affair with the Eagles struggling to keep up the pace with a few counter-attacks.

I was not in the Dana crash, says Alli

The retired jumper says he's happy to be alive since he was not the one listed on the manifest of the ill-fated plane.

Eagles play draw in Malawi

The draw keeps Nigeria on top of Group F with four points after match day two games of the qualifying series.

Eagles midfielder, Christian Obodo, abducted in Warri

The location of the midfielder is still unknown

Eagles finally jet out to Malawi

Recent air crash in the country may have caused a pilot scheduled to ferry the Super Eagles to be more cautious

Mikel snubbed again as Keshi picks 23 for Malawi

Vincent Enyeama leads the list of 23 players picked by Super Eagles coach

FIFA rankings: Eagles move up to 60th spot

Nigeria's Super Eagles have risen in the latest FIFA rankings but are still not among Africa's 10 best footballing nations

Oyekale picks 12 for World Cup Qualifier

Futsal National Team to fly out to Egypt for FIFA qualifiers on Wednesday

Eagles survive Namibia scare

With the victory the Super Eagles are occupying top spot in their Group which also has Kenya, Malawi and of course Namibia.

Nigeria Premier League: Sunshine, Gombe match ends in violence

Heated argument by fans of both sides outside the mainbowl of the stadium resulted in a fracas that was however promptly quelled by the policemen on ground at the stadium.

Eagles get tall order, as Keshi declares war on Namibia

"Infact, I want you to go and spell Namibia, that is the charge from the NFF and the President of the Republic, he said. To which all the players chorused, amen."

Group decries dwindling fortunes of Handball in Nigeria

Handball veterans vow to revive the handball and place Nigeria at top rankings

NFF denies putting Keshi under pressure

The Nigerian Football Association has debunked rumours that it is attempting to unduly influence the decision of Super Eagles' coach- Stephen Keshi

World Cup qualifier: Coach invites 20 players for Egypt

The Futsal Eagles to take on the boys from Egypt at the FIFA World Cup qualifying match in Cairo

Flying Eagles crash out in South Africa

John Obuh fails a third time, blames it in on poor officiating

Top stars set for Calabar 2012 athletics championships

Nigerian athletes prepare for the 66th edition of the All Nigeria Open Athletics Championship in Cross River State