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May 14, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Nigeria include uncapped Simeon Nwankwo, Junior Lokosa in provisional 30-man squadNigeria named uncapped strikers Simeon Nwankwo of Serie A side Crotone and Junior Lokosa, top scorer in Nigeria's domestic league, in a 30-man provisional squad Friday for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
May 07, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Nigeria hopeful of midfielder Wilfred Ndidi's return from injury before mega eventWilfred Ndidi, 21, is nursing a hamstring injury and is expected to be out of action for several weeks.
May 01, 2018
Donald Trump calls on Nigeria, other African nations to support North America's joint bid for FIFA World Cup 2026President Donald Trump called on Nigeria and other African countries on Monday to endorse the US-Canada-Mexico joint bid for the World Cup in 2026, tying it to US support for them.
Apr 25, 2018
Two priests among 18 killed in attack on Nigerian church; President Muhammadu Buhari terms violence 'satanic'Around 30 suspected herdsmen attacked the Mbalom community in the volatile region killing the worshippers and the two priests, said Benue state police commissioner Fatai Owoseni in the state capital of Makurdi.
Apr 13, 2018
Boko Haram has abducted over 1,000 children in Nigeria since 2013, says UNICEFAs Nigeria prepares to mark the fourth anniversary of the Chibok kidnapping, UNICEF reported that over 1,000 children have been abducted by jihadists since 2013.
Apr 12, 2018
Three Indians kidnapped in Nigeria released, says Sushma Swaraj; trio hailed from Himachal PradeshThree Indian nationals hailing from Himachal Pradesh who were kidnapped in Nigeria have been released, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj said on Wednesday.
Apr 11, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Veteran Kamlesh Mehta feels India's performance in table tennis would motivate youngstersIndia swept the table tennis team events of the Commonwealth Games as the men matched the women to nail a memorable gold with an emphatic 3-0 win over Nigeria in the final.
Apr 10, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Indian men's TT team thrived under pressure to live up to expectations and bring back goldThere were high hopes from the Indian men's table tennis team at the Gold Coast and they made sure they didn't dissappoint as they brought back the gold.
Apr 09, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Sharath Kamal leads India to gold medal in men's table tennis team eventAfter Manika Batra fired India to a historic triumph over Singapore on 8 April, the Sharath Kamal-led men's outfit too beat the team from the city state 3-2 in the semifinals, played earlier on 9 April.
Apr 08, 2018
Sudani from Nigeria movie review: An ode to human decency, a balm for the soul in a fractured worldSudani from Nigeria is about how well-intentioned folk will always find a way around language barriers and a reminder that human goodness has survived centuries of batterings