Sports

  • Okagbare wins 100 metres Commonwealth gold

    by - Jul 29, 2014
    Nigeria’s track queen, Blessing Okagbare, yesterday smashed the 12 year old Commonwealth games 100 metres record of 10.91 seconds after she ran a brilliant 10.85 seconds to win the gold medal of the event. Blessing outclassed...
  • FIFA Suspends Nigeria.

    by - Jul 9, 2014
    The FIFA Emergency Committee has decided today, 9 July 2014, to suspend the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) with immediate effect, on account of government interference. Article 13, par. 1 and article 17, par. 1 of the FIFA Statutes oblige member...
  • Keshi and Nigerian Football Federation

    by - Jul 5, 2014
    WRITTEN BY BENJAMIN OBIAJULU ADUBA It is not clear if Keshi is still with Nigerian Football Federation or not. Some reports have it that he has resigned. Another says he has denied resigning. Whatever is the truth...
  • Chelsea offers £16 million for Emenike

    by - Jun 26, 2014
    Chelsea has reportedly made a £16 million offer for Nigerian and Fernabache striker, Emanuel Emenike. Although Emenike has failed to score in the ongoing world cup, he has provided assists for two of Nigeria’s three goals....
  • No rift with Victor Moses-Keshi

    by - Jun 26, 2014
    Nigeria’s coach Stephen Keshi has dispelled rumours of a rift between him and Victor Moses. Keshi told Kickoff Nigeria that Moses missed the Eagles’ last two group games as a result of a slight thigh strain....
  • Nigeria loses to Argentina

    by - Jun 25, 2014
    Nigeria’s super Eagles today narrowly lost to Argentina in the ongoing Brazil 2014 world cup. The game ended 3-2 in favour of the South Americans. Argentina drew the first blood with a 3rd minute Lionel Messi...
  • Brazil 2014: Super Eagles of Nigeria beats Bosnia

    by - Jun 22, 2014
    Nigeria earlier today defeated Bosnia Herzegovina 1-0, in one of the second round of matches in Group F at the ongoing world cup. The game started at a frenetic pace, curtsey of the Nigerians, with Ahmed...
  • Okagbare wins 100 metres race in Calabar

    by - Jun 20, 2014
    Blessing Okagbare clocked 11.06 seconds to win the 100 metres event of the All Nigeria Championships in Calabar. Yesterday’s victory was Okagbare fifth consecutive win in the championship. Gloria Asunmu and Justina Sule came second and...
  • Oboabona to miss Nigeria vs Bosnia game

    by - Jun 18, 2014
    Nigerian defender, Godfrey Oboabona will likely miss Nigeria’s second world cup game against Bosnia Herzegovina. Oboabona sustained a foot injury after an Iranian player landed on his foot, in the Country’s first world cup match on...
  • Brazil 2014: Nigeria uninspiring against Iran

    by - Jun 16, 2014
    The Super Eagles of Nigeria gave an uninspiring performance against Iran in the second game of the group F fixtures. The Nigerian team dominated possession but lacked the cohesion and cutting edge required to open up...