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Why I accepted Eagles’ job –Amodu

Why I accepted Eagles’ job –Amodu

By Uzor Odigbo Snr. Correspondent, Lagos Head of Super Eagles consortium of coaches, Shaibu Amodu, has given reason why he accepted the Eagles job, even though he accepted it reluctantly.…

Kpakor unhappy over Keshi’s sack

Kpakor unhappy over Keshi’s sack

Former Super Eagles star, Moses Kpakor, says the decision to do away with Stephen Keshi by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) was a hasty one and might be counter productive.…

NFF set sights on Gullit

NFF set sights on Gullit

There are indications that the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has initiated moves to sound out former Dutch coach, Ruud Gullit as the country’s new coach. The NFF has made it…

Lagos to host 2014 Glo-CAF Awards

The Confederation of African football (CAF) has announced lagos as the host of the 2014 Glo-CAF Awards slated for Thursday, 8 January 2015. The Awards Gala will see players and…

Keshi denies being sacked

Former Super Eagles head Coach, Stephen Keshi, has spoken out against reports that he was fired from his post as the national team mentor. Shuaibu Amodu has since taken over…

India, Egypt, others for Chess Classics

Grandmaster and International Master from India and Egypt will lead other foreign players to the second Lagos International Chess Classics starting Tuesday October 21 at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of…

AWC: We are ready for Bayana Bayana, says Okon

Super Falcons coach, Edwin Okon, says the team is ready for the Bayana Bayana of South Africa challenge in the ongoing Africa Women’s Championship in Namibia . Speaking after South…

Why NFF must resurrect technical department

Why NFF must resurrect technical department

By Steve Oma-Ofozor Senior Correspondent, Lagos Mixed reactions continue to trail Thursday’s report that Super Eagles head coach, Stephen Keshi, has been sacked. Nigerians are divided in their opinion on…

FG delays preparation for NICEGA-LOC

By Chinwendu Nnadozie Snr. Correspondent, Minna The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for this years’ Nigeria Colleges of Education Games Association (NICEGA)  says preparation for the Games has been put on…

Governor’s Cup tennis tourney gets date

By Uzor Odigbo Snr. Correspondent, Lagos Nigeria Tennis Federation, (NTF) has agreed to stage an ‘Abridged Governor’s Cup in order to avoid a vacuum of the 2014 edition.’ Scribe of…

Board member canvases support for boxing

Member of the Lagos State Boxing Hall of Fame (LSBHF) Herbert Orji, has called for private and government investment in boxing to develop the sport in the state. Orji made…

Centenary Games: Lagos to enter young athletes

Secretary of Adopt-A- Talent, a state grassroots sports initiative Ewa Henshaw said on that only upcoming athletes will represent Lagos State at the forthcoming National Sports Festival (NSF). The 19th…

Keshi brought changes to Nigerian league, says Chukwu

Keshi brought changes to Nigerian league, says Chukwu

The Technical Consultantant, Rangers International of Enugu, Christian Chukwu, has applauded Stephen Okechukwu Keshi for his local players’ policy while his stay lasted with the Super Eagles. Chukwu who handled…

Amodu: And the circus show continues

Amodu: And the circus show continues

By Augustine Akhilomen  / Correspondent, Lagos   Thrice Shaibu Amodu has been given the task of leading the Super Eagles and thrice he has been sacked ignominiously. And two of these…

Udoh, favourite for golden boot –Ikhana

Udoh, favourite for golden boot –Ikhana

Enyimba International FC of Aba head coach, Kadiri Ikhana, has affirmed the brace by Mfon Udoh which helped his side rekindled their hopes of continental ticket this season has put…

Another abandoned game: LMC awaits Giwa, Sharks detailed report

Another abandoned game: LMC awaits Giwa, Sharks detailed report

The league Management Company (LMC) have another abandon game to decide upon after Giwa FC’s clash with Sharks was abandoned midway through the second half. The game played at the…

Nembe coaches’ suspension: Let the law take its course, says Akpokona

Former Crown FC of Ogbomosho coach, Lawrence Akpokona, has said suspended coaches of Nembe City FC have the choice to appeal their suspension by the League Management Company (LMC) even…

Falcons targets win over Namibia

Falcons targets win over Namibia

By Augustine Akhilomen  /  Correspondent, Lagos   Super Falcons will take on Namibia today in its final group match of the ongoing African Women championships (AWC). The team has qualified…

Why Keshi was sacked – NFF

Why Keshi was sacked – NFF

By Tony Ezimakor  / Snr Correspondent Abuja   Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Technical Committee chairman, Felix Anyansi-Agwu has explained why the federation had to relieve Stephen Keshi of the Super Eagles…

Behold the four wise men for Eagles job

Behold the four wise men for Eagles job

Gbenga Ogunbote Sharks and newly appointed Super Eagles assistant coach, Gbenga Ogunbote will be  facing a new task of qualifying Nigeria for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. This may…

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