Rohr – Okoye Shut His Critics Up With Performance In 0-0 Draw Against Sierra Leone

Coach of the senior national team of Nigeria Gernot Rohr says Maduka Okoye showed why he is presently the first choice of the team with his performance in the 0-0 draw against Sierra Leone in Freetown. Okoye was attacked by some section of the media in Nigeria after the team...

Rohr: Poor Pitch, Long Balls From Sierra Leone Affected Eagles

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has attributed the Super Eagles inability to secure the three points against Sierra Leone on Tuesday to the poor pitch of the Siaka Stevens stadium and the long ball tactics by the home team. The Eagles settled for a 0-0 draw against the Leone Stars...

Many injured as Okada riders, task force clash  in Lagos 

There was pandemonium at the Rainbow area of  Mile 2, Lagos, as Commercial motorcycle riders (Okada) clashed with the Lagos State Taskforce. Many people were injured and property worth several million were destroyed during the clash. Among the injured were a paramilitary officer...

I am in full control of the police-IGP tells DG Army Resource Centre 

The Inspector-General of Police(IGP), Mohammed Adamu, Tuesday, maintained that he is in the firm and full control of the Nigeria Police Force. The IGP said those accusing him to have lost control of the police are ignorant and lack a proper understanding of democratic policing...

Lagos bullion van robbery was arranged –  Lagos CP 

The Lagos State Police Command has said that the Tuesday billion robbery was arranged. The State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hakeem Odumosu described the attack as a premeditated operation. Mr. Odumosu said that preliminary investigation has revealed t that the bullion van left...

Nigeria, Sierra Leone share points in Freetown as Super Eagles’ AFCON Flight To Cameroon Suffers Delay

The Super Eagles delayed picking their 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying ticket as they could only share points in a scoreless draw with the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone in Freetown on Tuesday. Spurred on by a special incentive of a blank cheque made by President Julius Maada...

Stalemate! Sierra Leone force Nigeria to a Draw in Freetown

Sierra Leone and Nigeria settled for a goalless result in the second-leg of the AFCON qualifier at the Siaka Stevens Stadium on Tuesday. The sides were hindered by the poor state of the pitch despite several gilt edge chances by both sides.   Nigeria made only two changes from...

Super Eagles Seal AFCON 2020 Spot After 0-0 Draw Against Sierra Leone

The Super Eagles of Nigeria are through to the 2020 Africa Cup of Nations despite drawing 0-0 with Sierra Leone in Freetown in the reverse tie of the 4-4 draw played on Friday. Nigeria seal their spot as the other group game between Lesotho and Benin Republic ended in a 0-0 draw...

Abia Warriors and Plateau United match ends in Stalemate

Imama Amapakabo saw his Abia Warriors side hold CAF Champions League bound Plateau United to a goalless result in a pre-season game on Monday. Abia Warriors came into the match on the back of emphatic victory in their opening game on Sunday.   Plateau United on their part used...