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Nwankwo Kanu

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…
28 Jan 2022
Nigeria is home to some of the greatest footballers the world has witnessed, such as Jay Jay Okocha, Nwankwo Kanu, Sunday Oliseh, Yakubu Aiyegbeni, Rashidi Yekini, Segun Odegbami
10 Jan 2022
The opening group match between the Super Eagles and The Pharaohs of Egypt was the first major game to be played in Benguela, a tiny city that was ravaged by the impact of the 22-year civil war...
12 Oct 2021
Former Super Eagles’ Captain, Nwankwo Kanu, believes that the just-concluded Higher Institutions Football League (HiFL) will help Nigeria to unearth talented young footballers from the academic environment.
2 Oct 2021
Former Super Eagles’ Skipper, Nwankwo Kanu, believes the current national team will qualify for the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup if the coaches play the right players in the qualifying matches.
17 Aug 2021
…same shirt number donned by Premier League icons Kanu, Ighalo, Ndidi and Adebayor Super Eagles forward, Emmanuel Bonaventure Dennis, if his performance for Watford in last weekend’s opener is anything to go by, looks set to be one of the stars of this season’s English Premier League as he became the latest Nigerian player to…
1 Aug 2021
Football fans in Ebonyi on Sunday celebrated the birthday of former Nigerian international and Arsenal legend, Nwankwo Kanu.
15 May 2021
History beacons on Super Eagles’ duo of Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi today as they seek to join the legion of Nigerian players who have won the English FA Cup when Leicester City clash with Chelsea in the final at Wembley Stadium, London.
10 Sep 2020
• As new workshop opens in Kano Former Super Eagles Captain, Kanu Nwankwo Tuesday in Kano commended Simba TVS, exclusive distributors of the official motorcycle and tricycle of the Nigerian national team, for the company’s unparalleled commitment to quality customer service nationwide. Kanu, special guest at the inauguration of a further TVS workshop in Nigeria’s…
27 Jan 2020
The case involving former Nigeria international, Nwankwo Kanu, and AMCON will resume on January 28 at the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos as the parties involved hope for a final resolution.
8 Jan 2020
Over 20 Legends of African and international football players gathered at the globally renowned Pyramids of Giza on Monday, 6 January 2020, for a Legends match on the eve of the CAF Awards 2019.
25 Nov 2019
Former senior national team stalwarts, Adokie Aimiesimaka and Nwankwo Kanu, as well as tested sports administrators like Mr. Dan Ngerem, Alhaji Ibrahim Galadima


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Founder, FOI Counsel, President Aigbokhan has lamented that Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDAs) are not complying with the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, but are defending suits rather than releasing records.
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The Lagos State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, mourned the death of the founder of AIT and Raypower, High Chief (Dr.) Raymond Dokpesi, describing it as a rude shock. The party in a statement by the publicity secretary, Hakeem Amode, condoled with members of the PDP both in Edo State and throughout Nigeria. "We were…
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Members-elect of the incoming 10th National Assembly have been urged to take the issue of public accountability and justice seriously to ensure that Nigerians enjoy the true dividends of representative democracy.
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South East Coordinator of Nigeria Union of Allied Health Professionals (NUAP), Charles Nwoye, has blamed the Federal Government for worsening health condition of Nigerians and poor rating of the health sector globally, lamenting that people are suffering greatly.
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Following expiration of extension of stay in office by Idris Isah as Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Federal Government through the Civil Defense, Correctional, Fire and Immigration Services Board..