Tuesday, 5th December 2023
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3 Nov
Six years after the withdrawal of Supersport from broadcasting matches of the Nigerian Premier Football League (NPFL), the league is set to return to television with satellite television outfit, StarTimes the new outlet.
17 Oct
Winger, Chidiebere Nnachi, had his first taste of action in the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) playing for defending champions, Enyimba, in their 3-2 win over Akwa United on Sunday. He would go on to express his delight at making a debut for the famous People’s Elephant.
16 Oct
Nigerian players have illuminated the Premier League for decades, with luminaries like Jay-Jay Okocha, Nwankwo Kanu, and John Obi-Mikel leaving an indelible mark on the English game. Today, while the names might not be quite as famous, we still have several influential Nigerian players plying their trade in the Premier League. Aussiebets.com have highlighted the…
16 Oct
Enyimba defeated Akwa United 3-2 in a thrilling game at the Aba Township Stadium, but the surprise of the day happened in Yenagoa, where visiting Remo Stars of Ikenne defeated Bayelsa United 2-1. When Bayelsa United hit Akwa United 5-3 in the opening game of the season, many pundits thought that perhaps time had come…
2 Oct
The Technical Director of Rangers FC of Enugu, Christian Chukwu, has said that the introduction of secret match assessors by the League Management Company (LMC), to monitor referees at league venues, will go a long way in improving the standard of the Nigeria Football Professional League ...
29 Sep
The most anticipated football championship is finally here with us. It is the 2023/24 Nigerian Premier Football League (NPFL), which will kick off in 20 centres across the country this weekend after many postponements.
26 Sep
Organisers of the Nigerian Premier Football League (NPFL), yesterday, disclosed that the 2023/24 season will kick off on Saturday, September 30 in the various centres nationwide. Through a letter addressed to the 20 participating clubs and other stakeholders of the league...
21 Sep
What appears to be another crisis may be brewing in the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL), following a declaration by the Professional Footballers Association of Nigeria (PFAN), to resist what it terms as ‘slave contract’ being tabled before the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
15 Sep
Coach of Rivers United, Stanley Eguma, has said that the absence of the Nigeria Premier League (NPFL), is affecting the performance of Nigeria teams in the CAF Championships.
8 Sep
Former Chairman of Gombe State Football Association and now Chairman of the State Athletics Association, Ahmed Gara Gombe, has opened up on some of the rots in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).
7 Sep
The Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) scheduled to kick-off this weekend has again been postponed and no new date has been given.
6 Sep
The Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) on Wednesday announced the postponement of the 2023/24 season which was scheduled to kick off on Saturday, September 9. The Board of the NPFL while announcing the postponement cited the need to have members focus on the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) which will…


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As Nigeria struggles to meet the goal four of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and tackle the increasing menace of out-of-school children, some states have continued to expend millions of naira on overseas training for some of their students.
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The Nigerian military has yet again been caught in misdirected airstrikes, with the latest incident claiming over 80 lives in Kaduna State.
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Yambali Umaru, a carpenter, was in detention for seven years after his friend alleged that he was a member of Boko Haram insurgents, in 2011. 
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Federal Government, yesterday, resumed the trial of suspected Boko Haram members in the Kainji Prosecution Project Phase IV in Abuja.
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Nigeria’s external sector recorded a modest improvement last quarter (Q3) as trade surplus rose by 47 per cent quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) to N1.89 trillion compared to N1.28 trillion posted in the second quarter (Q2).
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Sports Minister, Senator John Owan Enoh, has revealed that the Federal Government has no intention of sacking Super Eagles’ Coach, Jose Peseiro, before the forthcoming Cote d’Ivoire 2024 Africa Cup of Nations.
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It is an honour and a pleasure to join you today to celebrate the 40th anniversary of what I consider to be one of Nigeria’s, and indeed Africa’s, finest newspapers.
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The quest for a wage system that is sufficient to provide a decent living for workers and their family members is currently one of the most pressing issues facing the country.
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Amadi Umeh showed why he is currently the country’s best home-based player, at the weekend, when he defeated hard-fighting Rilwan Akanbi to win the Third Quadri Aruna Open Table Tennis Championship.
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Pensioners of Chevron Nigeria (PenCoN) said the company has breached Nigerian Constitution and its own operational tenets in dealing with them.