AFCON Match Preview: Nigeria Eye Knockout Spot Against Sudan

The Super Eagles of Nigeria face Sudan in their second Group D match at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) on Saturday, eyeing a berth at the knockout stage of the biennial soccer competition.

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NEMA Donates Food, Other Items To Victims Of Yobe Fire

The Federal Government through the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has donated food and non-food items to victims of the Nguru fire incident in Yobe State where about 300 shops were destroyed.

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FIFA Suspends Senegal’s Pape Gueye In Transfer Dispute

Pape Gueye, part of Senegal's squad at the Africa Cup of Nations, has been suspended by FIFA because of a transfer dispute, his coach Aliou Cisse said on Friday.

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Chelsea Aim To Clip Manchester City’s Wings

Chelsea need a repeat of their Champions League final victory over Manchester City to rekindle their Premier League title challenge with the English champions threatening to build a realistically unassailable lead just days into the new year.

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COVID-Hit Arsenal Ask For Postponement Of Tottenham Game

Arsenal said on Friday they had asked the Premier League to postpone their north London derby at Tottenham Hotspur this weekend due to a combination of coronavirus cases, injuries, and players at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).

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Police Arrest Killers, Suspected Cannibal For Eating, Selling Human Parts In Zamfara

Police in Zamfara State have arrested eight suspects for criminal conspiracy, culpable homicide, dealing with human parts, cannibalism, theft, and vandalizing electric copper wires.

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Buhari Optimistic Nigeria Will Prevail Over Current Security Challenges

President Muhammadu Buhari says he is optimistic that Nigeria will overcome its myriad of security challenges.

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Buhari Receives Ganduje, Delegation From Tijjaniya Movement

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, received the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and a delegation of Tijjaniya movement (worldwide) led by the Grand Khalifah, Tidjani Ali Bin Arabi at the State House.

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Portugal’s Road To Qatar World Cup Now ‘Difficult’ – Ronaldo

Portugal and Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo said in an interview broadcast late on Thursday there are "difficult battles" ahead if his country are to qualify for the World Cup for the sixth successive time.

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Klopp Searches For Striking Solution At Liverpool

  Jurgen Klopp said Friday he had to find a short-term solution to deal with the absence of Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane after Liverpool laboured to a goalless League Cup draw against 10-man Arsenal. Thursday’s 0-0 stalemate in the first leg of the semi-final was the first match in which the Reds have failed … Continue reading Klopp Searches For Striking Solution At Liverpool

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