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AFCON: FG condemns cyber-bullying against Super Eagles star Alex Iwobi

The Federal Government has condemned the cyberbullying attacks targeted at Super Eagles midfielder Alex Iwobi in the aftermath of their loss to Ivory...

Top four takeaways from Super Eagles outing at AFCON 2023 with Osimhen isolated

Undoubtedly, Nigeria gave in to pressure from the Ivorians to win their third continental championship as the 34th edition of the Africa Cup...

Breaking: Revitalized Cote d’Ivoire win AFCON 2023, edge out Super Eagles 2-1

The Elephants of Cote d’Ivoire have been crowned with a third Africa Cup of Nations title by beating the Super Eagles of Nigeria...

N9bln up for grabs if Super Eagles win AFCON

The Super Eagles will earn N8.9 billion ($7 million) if they beat host country, Cote d’Ivoire, in the AFCON final on Sunday and...

Barely 24 hours to AFCON final: Ahmed Musa says he’s ready to make history with Super Eagles

Ahead of the highly anticipated clash between Nigeria and Ivory Coast in the final of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON), Super Eagles...

Breaking: Kenya’s Bernard Sang wins 2024 Lagos City Marathon

A Kenyan marathoner, Bernard Sang, on Saturday won the Access Bank 2024 Lagos City Marathon. In the 9th running of the event on...

Ivory Coast stun DR Congo to set up an epic AFCON final with Nigeria

Stellar performance from the Elephant has taken their campaign from the brink of despair to title contender. Sebastian Haller’s glossy finish takes Ivory...

Nigeria’s spirited journey to AFCON final

In a spectacle of sheer determination and unwavering spirit, the Super Eagles of Nigeria have soared into the final of the African Cup...

Excited Pres.Tinubu congratulates Super Eagles for securing AFCON finals ticket

President Tinubu has congratulated the Super Eagles on their victory over South Africa in the semifinals of the African Cup of Nations. The...

AFCON: Super Eagles’ cruise to finals: FG hails team’s determination, talent

The Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mr. Mohammed Idris, has lauded the Super Eagles for their resounding victory over the Bafana Bafana...

AFCON: Super Eagles receive N200m gift from Progressive Governor’s Forum

The Minister of Sports Development, Sen. John Owan Enoh, says he has secured N200 million for the Super Eagles of Nigeria playing in...

AFCON: Doctors clear Osimhen to face South Africa on Wednesday

Doctors have given Victor Osimhen, the striker for the Super Eagles, the clean bill of health to play against South Africa in the...

Ramadan: Nigeria Football Supporters identify with Muslim faithful, wish them blessed month filled with peace

AFCON: FG to Nigerians living in South Africa: Be courtly in your celebration

Nigerians living in South Africa have been advised to be courtly in celebration should Nigeria win the semi-final AFCON game on Wednesday in...

AFCON decisive stages: Analyzing Nigeria’s semi-final encounter against South Africa

The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) is heading towards its decisive stage, with Nigeria set to face off with Bafana Bafana of South...

60-metre hurdles in Boston: Tobi Amusan sets new African indoor record

Nigerian athlete Tobi Amusan broke the African women’s indoor record in the 60-metre hurdles at the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix in Boston,...

Just in: Ivory Coast defeat Mali to clinch semi-final position with stunning comeback

With a spectacular late goal, Ivory Coast won in the last minute and advanced to the semi-finals. After the game went into extra...