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Ola Afolabi cries foul in fight against Hernandez

International Boxing Organisation cruiserweight champion, Ola Afolabi, has said he suspects foul play in the injury sustained by his next opponent, Yoan-Pablo Hernandez.Afolabi had challenged ... Full story

Nigeria in danger again of another FIFA ban

Nigeria is again in danger of another FIFA ban should the country not adopt a common decision on the results of the recent NFF executive committee ...

Nigeria brightens chance of qualifying for 2015 African Cup of Nations after 2-0 win over Congo

African champions Nigeria brightened their chances of qualifying for the 2015 African Cup of Nations courtesy of a 2-0 win over Congo in Pointe-Noire on ... Full story

Nigeria's Super Eagles beat South Africa to qualify for quarter-final

The Super Eagles have qualified for the quarterfinals of the ongoing African Nations Championship after beating hosts South Africa 3-1 at the Cape Town Stadium. ... Full story

Emmanuel Adebayor slams Tottenham

Striker Emmanuel Adebayor has accused Tottenham of disrespecting him.He scored twice on his first Premier League start of the season as Spurs beat Southampton 3-2 ... Full story

Golden Eaglets have turned into Eagles

The invitation of three members of the 2013 U-17 World Cup winning Golden Eaglets to the home-based Super Eagles poses new challenges to the trio, ... Full story

Super Eagles’ Coach Stephen Keshi Comments On Draw Results, Fears Two Unknown Opponents

Super Eagles’ coach, Stephen Keshi, will not be resting on his oars despite Nigeria’s ‘fair’ draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.Nigeria is ... Full story

Yaya Toure Beats Mikel Obi And Victor Moses To Win BBC African Player Of The Year

Toure, who has scored 13 goals for club and country this year, was the choice of the BBC’s global audience.He held off competition from Pierre-Emerick ... Full story

Liverpool ready to splash £7m on Victor Moses

Liverpool are keen on securing a permanent deal for Chelsea winger Victor Moses, reports The Metro. The Reds took the 22-year-old on loan from the Blues ... Full story

Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi set to make history

Stephen Keshi  was in  the twilight of his career when he captained Nigeria  to seal their first ever World Cup.Nigeria only needed a draw against ... Full story

Nigeria wins Under-17 World Cup

Nigeria won the Under-17 World Cup for a record fourth time on Friday with a 3-0 win over champions Mexico. Erick Aguirre's own goal put the ... Full story

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi wary of Ethiopian threat

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi says he will not underestimate Ethiopia when the sides meet in their 2014 World Cup play-off next month. Ethiopia are the lowest-ranked ... Full story

Super Eagles Given N4.7M Each For Beating Ethiopia

THE Nigeria Football Federation yesterday dolled out US $30,000 to each member of the Super Eagles for qualifying for the quarter final of the 2013 ... Full story

Nigeria's Super Eagles Squeeze Through To Quarter Final As Zambia Crashes Out

Chelsea’s forward, Victor Moses, last night saved the Super Eagles with two late penalty goals that saw Nigeria book a place in the Nations Cup ... Full story

Niyi Lawal, Another Nigerian Football Player Slumps And Dies During Match

Tragedy struck Nigerian football yesterday when a player, Niyi Lawal, slumped and died during a tournament in Odogbolu Local Government Area of Ogun State. The unfortunate ... Full story

Christian Obodo, Super Eagles Midfielder Kidnapped!

Former Super Eagles midfielder, Christian Obodo, was kidnapped on Saturday morning by gun-wielding men in Effurun-Warri, Delta State. Obodo, who last season played for the ... Full story

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Nigerians Must Vote Wisely—Buhari’s Running Mate, Prof. Osinbajo

Professor Yemi Osinbajo, who was recently announced as running mate to presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Muhammadu Buhari, is indeed not just ...

Ibinabo To Complete Marriage Rite December 27

Newly-wed Nollywood actress and president of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Ibinabo Fiberisima Egbuka, is to be formerly received by her husband’s family and ...

Angry Wife Wants N40m From Hubby For Infecting Her With HIV

No longer able to condone her husband's alleged acts of infidelity, which has also made her a carrier of the dreaded Human Immune Virus (HIV), ...

Cool FM’s Big Girl, Destiny Amaka Finally Engaged? (Picture)

It would be recalled that beautiful Nollywood actress and also Cool FM's On Air Personality, Destiny Amaka De Souza once told Nigeriafilms.com that she is ...

Foremost Nigerian Artist Loses Wife To Cancer

According to reports, wife of a talented Nigerian artist, Zinno Orara, Adaora, is dead. The woman was said to have died few hours ago after ...

Niyola Confirms Relationship With Banky W

She's pretty, talented, sexy and easy going. Nigerian music sensation, Niyola, came under the spotlight after her popular song and video directed by Kemi Adetiba, ...

Why I Always Grab My Bo@bs In Photos- Ruth Kadiri

Edo State-born actress, Ruth Kadiri, who debuted in Nollywood in ‘Sincerity’, a movie she also wrote, in recent times, has upped her game in the ...

There Are Many Handsome Men To Date, Stop Calling Me A Lesbian- Rukky Sanda Begs

Rukkayat Sanda is indeed a beauty to behold. And this is not just because she has the looks, but she also has a fashion sense ...

Aftermath Of Failed Political Ambition, JJC Surprised Kate Henshaw

After losing out at her party’s primaries in a bid to contest for a seat in the Federal House of Representatives in the 2015 election, ...

Beware Of Hustlers This Christmas

"Ladies no longer want love and romance. All they want are material things! Money! Money! Money! The other day, I took one out for a ...