Tuesday, 26th September 2023
<To guardian.ng


9 Jun
Nigeria’s Falconets, having reached the semifinals of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in three editions, will face Burundi in the second qualifying round of the 2024 edition of the global fiesta.
2 Jun
Nigeria on Wednesday defeated Benin Republic 3-0 to book a date with perennial rivals, Ghana, in the final of the maiden WAFU B U-20 Girls Cup of Nations holding in Kumasi, Ghana. To qualify for the final, Ghana’s Black Princesses beat Burkina Faso 3-1 in the second semifinals.
24 May
Still thrilled by their 7-0 spanking of the U-20 girls of Niger Republic in the opening match of Group B of the on-going WAFU B U-20 Women Championship in Kumasi, Nigeria’s Falconets cannot wait for today to fire from all cylinders once more...
21 May
FIFA World Cup quarter-finalists, Falconets of Nigeria will today trade tackle against Niger Republic in the first match of Group B WAFU B U20 Women’s Championship in Kumasi, Ghana.
18 May
Nigeria’s women U-20 football national team, Falconets, are expected to arrive in Ghana, today, ahead of the maiden edition of the WAFU B Girls Cup of Nations, which begins on Saturday in Kumasi.
30 Apr
Falconets’ Head Coach Chris Danjuma has called to camp 30 players as Nigeria begin preparations on Monday in Abuja for the upcoming WAFU B Under-20 Women’s Championship in Ghana.
25 Aug 2022
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), yesterday, absolved itself and the Federal Government from blame over the ordeal suffered by the women U-20 national team, Falconets, who were forced to sleep
22 Aug 2022
Poor finishing and hard luck did Nigeria in on Sunday to bow out of the ongoing FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup after a 0-2 loss to The Netherlands.
22 Aug 2022
Several factors, including poor finishing, bad luck and dodgy officiating by Costa Rican official, Marianela Araya, led to Nigeria’s girls exit from the ongoing FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup on Sunday night.
21 Aug 2022
Nigeria’s U-20 female football team, the Falconets would be looking to do a major damage when they lock horns with the Netherlands today with a ticket to the last four at stake at the ongoing 2022 FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup holding in Costa Rica.
18 Aug 2022
The Nigeria team on Wednesday at the ongoing 10th FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup in Costa Rica advanced to the quarter-finals in grand style.
17 Aug 2022
High-riding Nigeria will look to make it a perfect group phase campaign at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup when they clash with Canada at the Estadio Alajuela Morera Soto


The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) of Nigeria have declared an indefinite strike, which will begin from October 3, 2023.
37 mins ago
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has inaugurated a school and clinic, reconstructed and fully equipped by his wife Barr. Amina Oyiza Bello, for the Eika-Ohizenyi community in Okehi Local Government Area of the state.
55 mins ago
On Monday, the U.S. Consulate General, in collaboration with Ascend Studios Foundation, celebrated the successful completion of the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Returned Migrant training program.
1 hour ago
Ogun State Police Command has arraigned the impeached chairman of the Ijebu East Local Government (LGA), Wale Adedayo.
1 hour ago
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said Tuesday that the world was plunging into a new nuclear arms race and warned of the shadow of "annihilation" hanging over the world.