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Garba Lawal

1 Jul 2022
Former international, Garba Lawal, has cautioned against undue expectations of the current players in the national U-20 and U-17 teams, Flying Eagles and Golden Eaglets..
15 Mar 2022
No less than 17 ex-internationals have been lined up to participate in a novelty football match to commemorate the 70th birthday anniversary of former Lagos governor Bola Tinubu. Umar Mohammed, Director-General of Tinubu Support Group (TSG), which is organising the event, disclosed this at the TSG Campaign Office in Abuja on Tuesday. He listed the…
14 Dec 2021
Fifteen years ago, the Super Eagles were rated as one of the favourites to lift the African Cup of Nations trophy in Egypt, considering the calibre of players in the squad.
28 Sep 2021
A member of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Technical Department, Garba Lawal, has expressed excitement over the current forms of Super Eagles’ strikers, Victor Osimhen and Paul Onuachu
21 Oct 2020
Former international, Garba Lawal, has thanked Nigerians for including him among the 60 sports icons the country recently celebrated in commemoration of its 60th Independence anniversary. The ceremony was held on Friday at the Velodrome of the Moshood Abiola National Stadium Abuja. Lawal is among the 60 sports icons whose pictures will be on display…
27 Aug 2020
Former international, Garba Lawal, has stated that he can’t wait to watch the Nigerian players back in actions again in the new season across Europe...
4 Aug 2020
Garba Lawal was a member of the era tagged the ‘Golden Age of Nigerian Football.’ The era, which began in 1990 and ended in 2000, gave Nigeria one Olympic gold medal
6 Jul 2020
Former Super Eagles stars, Victor Ikpeba, Garba Lawal, Victor Ezeji and Friday Ekpo have praised the Blaugrauna Sports Group’s Legend for Children Project, which they said would give Nigerian youths the platform to hone their football skills
1 Jun 2020
Former International, Garba Lawal, has revealed that low self esteem and indiscipline are some of the reasons Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) players do not make the Super Eagles camp.
26 Apr 2020
Former International, Garba Lawal, has expressed regrets over the COVID-19 pandemic, which he said, has brought hardship to sports men and women, with the sporting and economic...
9 Nov 2019
Former International, Garba Lawal is thrilled by the number of players available to Coach Gernot Rohr for pick, as the Super Eagles set to clash with Benin Republic and Lesotho in next week’s Cameroon 2021 AFCON qualifiers.
12 Oct 2019
Former Super Eagles midfielder, Garba Lawal says the team might find it difficult to contain Brazil in tomorrow’s international friendly match in Singapore.


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Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has said it is not the right time for the federal government to remove fuel subsidy, noting that many Nigerians are feeling the pains of the decision.
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A senator-elect from Imo State, Senator Osita Izunaso, has indicated that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has not zoned leadership position of the 10th Senate to any geo-political zone of the country. This was coming against the backdrop that the Party recently zoned the Senate Presidency to the South-South and specifically, the party microzoned it…
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