Monday, 30th January 2023
<To guardian.ng
Search
Breaking News:

Kanu Nwankwo

5 Dec 2019
Nigeria has undoubtedly made major marks in global football with Nigerian teams hitting notable milestone as the first side outside Europe to win the Olympic Games gold medal in 68 years
25 Nov 2019
As the momentum for housing delivery by private estate developers shifts away from the luxury housing range, developers are adopting new marketing tactics to woo prospective investors in the low-income end of the housing market.
15 Aug 2019
Imo State governor, Emeka Ihedioha has appointed former footballer Kanu Nwankwo as his Senior Special Assistant on Sports. The former Arsenal player has will help the Ihedioha administration on rebuilding the sports sector in Imo State. “The governor, Emeka Ihedioha, received one of the country’s football legends, Kanu Nwankwo, at the Government House, Owerri,  on…
23 Jun 2019
John Obi Mikel was the youngest player in the Nigerian camp when the Super Eagles competed in the 2006 African Nations Cup in Egypt.
22 Jun 2019
Nigeria has had a number of footballing greats; from the dancing feet of the super talented Austin ‘Jay-Jay’ Okocha, to the drag feet roulette of the two times African footballer of the year - Kanu Nwankwo, the heroics of Emmanuel Amuneke at the Nations Cup and Olympics, to the fleet foot of one the greatest…
8 Jun 2019
The Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, was the place to be last Saturday, as leading global payments technology company and UEFA Champions...
20 May 2019
It was fanfare at the Agege Stadium, Lagos at the weekend when Nigerian football legends battled with their African counterparts in an exhibition game to bid farewell to Lagos State Governor, Akinwumi Ambode. Ambode, who is credited with building several sports facilities in Lagos State, will leave office later this month. The game featured on…
18 May 2019
Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday received top African football legends at the Lagos House in Alausa, Ikeja, urging countries in the continent to look inward and explore the possibility of using sports to grow their economies. He said sports remain a veritable tool to foster growth and development. Some of the African soccer…
15 May 2019
Former Super Eagles Captain, Nwankwo Kanu has canvassed for better use of the newly-built Ilaji Stadium and Resort Centre, saying it has high standard facilities suitable for top sports activities and social events. Speaking during a five-day visit to the Ilaji Soccer Academy located at Akanran, on the outskirts of Ibadan, Kanu praised the proprietor…
16 Mar 2019
By the time you are reading this, my late friend, Taiwo Ogunjobi would have been finally laid to rest in the city of Ibadan. 
5 Mar 2019
Management of Greensprings School, Lagos, has urged parents and guardians, who want to turn their children’s football dream to a reality to register them for the yearly Greensprings/Kanu Football Camp.
29 Oct 2018
As part of continued effort to identify and coach the best young talents in Nigeria, MTN Nigeria and Arsenal Football Club are holding a three-day coaching clinic for 128 young players and 30 coaches, which today at the legacy pitch of the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos. The clinic, which began during the weekend, will provide…

Latest

7 mins ago
In this piece, I want to further explore deeper issues relating to the lessons that political history of the world around us offer in focusing on the leadership challenges that Nigeria needs to urgently engage with, as we approach the change of leadership baton in 2023.
9 mins ago
With about five weeks to the general elections, All Progressives Congress (APC), Oyo State is going into the polls with a seriously diminished and depleted electoral strength.
9 mins ago
These are not the best of times for many Nigerians, who have, in the last few months, contended with lingering petrol scarcity amid deteriorating power supply and inflation, with the situation currently compounded by the rush to meet a new deadline for withdrawal of old banknotes....
12 mins ago
No fewer than 11 passengers were burnt to death in a fatal road accident, which involved a trailer and a Marcopollo bus, at Soka Bridge in Ore, the headquarters of Odigbo Local Council of Ondo State yesterday.
14 mins ago
Edo State Head of Service (HoS), Anthony Okungbowa, has said ongoing reforms in the state’s civil and public service by the Governor Godwin Obaseki administration are aimed at equipping workers with right skills to deliver quality and efficient services to the people.