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Sep 20, 2017
Our meeting with England U-21 starlet Tammy Abraham was positive, claims Nigerian football chief19-year-old Abraham, who is on loan from Chelsea to Swansea City, is one of the many British-born Nigerian players the NFF have been trying to persuade to switch allegiance to Nigeria.
Sep 18, 2017
Fifteen killed in northeast Nigeria in suspected suicide attack by Boko Haram insurgentsThe blasts occurred in the Konduga area, about 40 km from the Borno state capital, Maiduguri in Nigeria, both of which have been repeatedly targeted by the jihadist group.
Sep 12, 2017
Victor Moses quashes suggestion he chooses Nigeria matches; says he is not afraid of challengesChelsea star Victor Moses has dismissed suggestions he picks and chooses the games he plays for Nigeria, insisting he always wants to be fit before appearing for his country.
Sep 06, 2017
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: African nations must nurture their talents post tournament, says Emmanuel AmunikeFIFA U-17 World Cup or the FIFA U-17 World Championships as it was called earlier, has been dominated by countries from the African continent, especially Nigeria and Ghana who have 7 titles between them. Apart from that, countries from Africa have finished as runners-up on six occasions.
Sep 05, 2017
FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifiers: Nigeria draw with Cameroon to inch closer to Russia berthUnbeaten leaders Nigeria moved to 10 points from four matches in Group B and a home win over Zambia on 7 October will clinch a sixth World Cup appearance
Sep 01, 2017
Nigeria: Online fashion magazine redefines masculinity, features men wearing mini-skirtsThe Nasty Boy magazine featuring photos of men in mini-skirts is simply "pushing the boundaries and exploring masculinity".
Aug 23, 2017
World Cup qualifiers: Chelsea's Victor Moses recalled by Nigeria; John Obi Mikel, Odion Ighalo make comebackNigeria have recalled Chelsea ace Victor Moses as well as China-based striker Odion Ighalo for next month's 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Cameroon.
Aug 21, 2017
Nigeria: Nine dead as boat capsizes in Lagos; government blames overcrowdingNine people were killed when a passenger boat capsized in Nigeria's commercial hub of Lagos, the government said, blaming the accident on overcrowding.
Aug 21, 2017
'Reappropriating English': BBC launches online news portal in Pidgin, Nigeria's informal languageArray
Aug 08, 2017
Nigeria: At least 31 fishermen killed by Boko Haram in two separate attackst least 31 fishermen have been killed by Boko Haram jihadists in two separate attacks on islands in Lake Chad in northeastern Nigeria