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8 Oct
The Nigerian Falconets, two-time runners-up of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, has as expected, floored their counter parts the Central Africa Republic women’s U-20 team, winning 2-0 on a second leg at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena Lagos, after a 7-0 win on the first leg in Douala.
26 Sep
Nigeria’s Falconets, yesterday, pounded ‘The Wild Beasts’ of Central African Republic (CAR) 7-0 in the first leg, first round qualifier of the FIFA U-20 female World Cup...
25 Sep
Coach Christopher Danjuma has expressed confidence in his Nigeria U20 girls as the real race for berths at the FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica 2022 begins for Nigeria in Douala today, with a first-round, first leg encounter against the U20 girls of Central African Republic.   A contingent, including 23 players of the…
3 Oct 2020
Last year, Coach Christopher Danjuma was the focus of attention, but for a wrong reason: He failed to qualify the senior women’s national team, Super Falcons, for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
2 Oct 2020
Last year, Coach Christopher Danjuma was the focus of attention, but for a wrong reason: He failed to qualify the senior women’s national team, Super Falcons, for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
28 Aug 2019
Flying Eagles of Nigeria yesterday qualified for the football final of the on-going African Games following a penalty shoot out defeat of Mali in one of the semifinals.
19 Aug 2019
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi has challenged the U-20 boys’ and girls’ national teams to go for gold medals in the football...
15 Aug 2019
The U-20 women's national team, Falconets, who will represent Nigeria at the women’s football event of the 12th Africa Games scheduled for Rabat, will fly out of Nigeria to Morocco today. They will battle Cameroun, South Africa and Zambia in Group B of the tournament, which holds from August 17 to 29.
25 Jul 2019
The House of Representatives yesterday urged the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports Development to urgently take care of the medical bills of former Falconets player, Bidemi Aluko, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
26 Jun 2019
The draw for the football event of the 12th Africa Games has been conducted in Cairo, Egypt with host nation, Morocco heading Group A...
18 Aug 2018
Again, another Nigerian national football team has barely made up the number at the FIFA’s competition it had dominated in the past.The quarterfinal exit by the Falconets at the on-going France 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup is not going down well with many Nigerian football lovers.
17 Aug 2018
The cash motivation by President Mohammadu Buhari notwithstanding, Nigeria’s intermediate women’s team, Falconets, yesterday waved goodbye to the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, France 2018, losing 1-2 to Spain in their quarterfinal battle. Shortly before the Nigerian girls left their hotel for the match at the Stade Guy-Piriou, Concarneau yesterday, Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung called…


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For Nigeria to tackle its perennial foreign exchange (forex) crisis, the need to invest heavily in infrastructure and adopt competitive policies that would attract Foreign Direct Investment ..
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Seven states from the Northwest, yesterday, asked the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) to give it lion share of revenue to state and local governments.
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Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, has urged traditional rulers in the state to be mindful of what they say and the people they honour with chieftaincy titles not to bring the royal institution into disrepute.
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The persistent free-fall of the naira is an indication that none of the interventions being applied by the monetary authorities has worked. Otherwise, there would have been some respite for the beleaguered currency, even minimally.
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As the Federal Government, in Abuja, harped on diversification of foreign exchange sources through export of manufacturing products yesterday investors in the country’s manufacturing value...