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AFCON Qualifier: CAF Bars Journalists From Nigeria, Sierra Leone Clash

AFCON Qualifier: CAF Bars Journalists From Nigeria, Sierra Leone Clash

Journalists have been barred from the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone. The Nigeria Football Federation’s spokesperson, Ademola Olajire, made this…

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Covid-19: Finally, Trump Sends 200 Ventilators To Nigeria

Covid-19: Finally, Trump Sends 200 Ventilators To Nigeria

The Nigerian Government has received 200 ventilators donated to the country by the President of the United States, Donald Trump. Trump had in a telephone conversation with President Muhammadu Buhari on April 28, 2020, pledged…

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Insecurity: Avoid Travelling To Nigeria – US Warns Citizens

Insecurity: Avoid Travelling To Nigeria – US Warns Citizens

The United States government has warned its citizens against travelling to Nigeria for security reasons. In the advisory published on the website of its Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, Americans were warned against…

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Chinese Government Opens Up On Loan Clause For Nigeria

Chinese Government Opens Up On Loan Clause For Nigeria

The Chinese government says there’s no clause in the $500 million loan it gave to Nigeria that include taking over its sovereignty. The House of Representatives had in the probe of Chinese loans to Nigeria…

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UAE Gives August 17 Deadline To Nigerians With Expired Visa To Leave Country

UAE Gives August 17 Deadline To Nigerians With Expired Visa To Leave Country

By Augustine Akhilomen The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has advised Nigerians living the country with expired visas to leave before August 17 in order to avoid the wrath of the law. In a statement issued…

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Close Schools Till 2021, Covid-19 Still On Rampage, ASUU Tells FG

Close Schools Till 2021, Covid-19 Still On Rampage, ASUU Tells FG

By Augustine Akhilomen The Academic Staff Union of Universities has kicked against the decision of the Federal Government to reopen schools despite the increasing rate of covid-19 cases in Nigeria. ASUU President, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi,…

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Benin Coach, Dussuyer Tips Nigeria, Egypt, Tunisia, Côte d’Ivoire, Cameroon To Qualify For 2022 World Cup

Benin Coach, Dussuyer Tips Nigeria, Egypt, Tunisia, Côte d’Ivoire, Cameroon To Qualify For 2022 World Cup

By Augustine Akhilomen Benin Republic head coach Michel Dussuyer has tipped Nigeria, Egypt, Tunisia, Côte d’Ivoire, and Cameroon to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup slated for Qatar. Dussuyer, whose team have been pitted…

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Int’l Flights: Nigeria Will Reciprocate Ban On Other Countries- Sirika

Int’l Flights: Nigeria Will Reciprocate Ban On Other Countries- Sirika

By Augustine Akhilomen Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika says the need to be cautious and prevent further spread of the deadly coronavirus in Nigeria necessitated the move to suspend international flights. Sirika made this known…

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Super Eagles Must Prepare For Hectic 2021 Football Calender, Says Rohr

Super Eagles Must Prepare For Hectic 2021 Football Calender, Says Rohr

By Augustine Akhilomen Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr says it will be a hectic qualifying schedule in 2021 for Nigeria when football activities resume. Recall that football activities were suspended as a result of…

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Shehu Sani Wants Monuments Named After Slave Traders Revoked

Shehu Sani Wants Monuments Named After Slave Traders Revoked

By Augustine Akhilomen A former Kaduna lawmaker, Shehu Sani has called for the total removal of statues that glorifies slave traders in Africa. He made the call via his twitter handle on Thursday, where he…

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