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Buhari Commiserates With Tinubu Over Son’s Death

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the family of the national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, who lost a son. The son, Jide Tinubu, was gathered to have died in the early hours of Wednesday (November 1), although details of the death are still sketchy. The President wrote “I’m deeply

BREAKING: Nigeria Beat Zambia To Qualify For 2018 FIFA World Cup

Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi sent Nigeria to the 2018 World Cup finals with the winning goal in a 1-0 qualifying victory over Zambia on Saturday. The Super Eagles became the first African team to advance to Russia after taking an unassailable lead atop Group B. It will be their sixth World Cup finals appearance. The

NPFL: Elegbeleye Professional Prowess Rescues Sunshine Stars From Relegation

The Chairman Interim Management Committee of the Ondo State Football Agency (ODSFA) Otunba Gbenga Elegbeleye has made do his promise to rescue Sunshine Football Club from relegation in the 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League. Despite the fact that ODSFA inherited a bad structure, Elegbeleye remained a motivating factor for all stakeholders in the football club

The Emirates FA Cup sponsorship extended until 2021

Emirates and The Football Association announced today a three year contract extension to their successful existing partnership. The agreement will see the tournament continue to be named The Emirates FA Cup through until 2021. In 2015, Emirates became the title partner of the FA Cup, the world’s most prestigious domestic cup competition. The partnership between

Confed Cup: SuperSport assures exciting times as tourney gathers steam

SuperSport has restated its commitment to giving soccer fans across Nigeria an exciting viewing experience as the FIFA Confederations Cup shifts gear. Felix Awogu, General Manager, SuperSport has assured soccer fans across the country that all the matches will be broadcast live in High Definition on all SuperSport dedicated channels on DStv and GOtv. All

Bafana Bafana shocks Eagles with 2-0 defeat

The Super Eagles on Saturday lost 0-2 to Bafana Bafana of South Africa. They lost in the African Cup of Nation qualifier played at the Akwa Ibom Stadium in Uyo to the shock of many Nigerian fans. The two goals were scored in the second half of the match.

Arsenal brings the Emirates FA Cup to Dubai

Fresh from their victory over Chelsea FC, Arsenal brought the Emirates FA Cup once again to Dubai after the team’s record 13th victory of the historic trophy. The Emirates FA Cup made its way to Arsenal Soccer Schools Dubai at 7he Sevens so that it’s lucky students could join in to take special individual and