Tag: Algeria

Algeria elects former PM Abdelmadjid Tebboune as President

Abdul Jimoh- December 13, 2019

Abdelmadjid Tebboune has been elected the new president of Algeria, the Head of the National Independent Election Authority, Mohamed Chorfi announced on Friday. Chorfi announced ... Read More

Why Nigeria will Continue to Cooperate with Algeria – President Buhari

Tanimu- October 10, 2019

God has endowed both Nigeria and Algeria with natural resources, particularly gas and petroleum, and the two countries have no option than to cooperate with ... Read More

We Lost to a Better Team – Rohr

Henry Solomon- July 15, 2019

Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr has admitted that his team lost to a better side in the semifinals of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations ... Read More

Nigeria’s Match Against Algeria Will be Tough — Odegbami

Henry Solomon- July 14, 2019

Segun Odegbami, an ex-international, said on Sunday that the semi-final between Nigeria and Algeria at the ongoing African Cup of Nations(AFCON) would be tough. Odegbami ... Read More

Football Enthusiasts Say Experience Will Count for Super Eagles Against Algeria

Henry Solomon- July 13, 2019

Some football enthusiasts on Saturday said Nigeria has what it takes to beat the Desert Foxes of Algeria in the semifinals of the 2019 Africa ... Read More

AFCON 2019: Belaili, Mahrez star as Algeria outclass Guinea

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 8, 2019

Superbly-taken goals from Youcef Belaili and Riyad Mahrez set Algeria on the way to a comfortable 3-0 win over Guinea as they reached the Africa ... Read More

49 AU Members Have Signed Free Trade Pact: AU Chairperson

Abdul Jimoh- July 3, 2018

Forty-nine out of the 55 members of the African Union have signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, said AU chairperson Paul Kagame. ... Read More

Super Eagles Determined to Finish World Cup Race With a New Record

Henry Solomon- November 10, 2017

Nigeria’s Super Eagles go up against the Fennecs of Algeria in Constantine on Friday with a determination to finish the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifying campaign ... Read More

Rohr Calls up Mikel, Musa, 22 Others for Algeria, Argentina Games

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 30, 2017

Team captain Mikel Obi, Ahmed Musa and Ogenyi Onazi headline the list of 24 players which Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has invited for ... Read More

Nigeria Dominates The Rest in Africa Internet Data Usage

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 21, 2017

The power of the overall country population should never be underestimated - that is the case with Nigeria, with a large youth population, it is ... Read More

World Happiness Report 2017: Nigeria Ranked 6th In Africa

Henry Solomon- March 20, 2017

Nigeria has been ranked 6th in Africa in the latest World Happiness Report of 2017 and 95th in the World. The Report, ranks 155 countries ... Read More

Russia 2018: Worry For Super Eagles As Cameroon’s AFCON Win Raises Standard

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2017

Nigeria's Super Eagles should be worried ahead of the two-leg Fifa 2018 World Cup qualifiers against reigning African Champions Cameroon. Cameroon's success at the 2017 ... Read More

Here Comes Finalists For 2016 Glo-CAF Awards

admin- November 23, 2016

Finally, the top five players selected for the CAF Best Player Awards have been shortlisted. The top five was decided by votes from the members ... Read More

Ghana Are Better Than Nigeria – Michael Essien Says

admin- November 15, 2016

Former Ghana International Michael Essien The former Chelsea player and Black Stars Of Ghana Captain was too quick to gave the nod to the country ... Read More

Super Eagles’ Rohr Focus After Massive Algeria Win

admin- November 14, 2016

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr admits that journey to the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 is still a long way despite leading his troops to a ... Read More

President Buhari Congratulates Victorious Super Eagles

Tanimu- November 13, 2016

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates the Super Eagles on their outstanding 3-1 victory over Algeria in the African qualifiers for the 2018 World ... Read More

Eagles Top Group B After Nigeria Vs Algeria Match (3-1)

Tanimu- November 12, 2016

Nigeria's Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel is out to make it six points from six in two Russia 2018 world cup qualifiers against Algeria. ... Read More

Mikel In Talks With Marseille

Henry Solomon- November 11, 2016

Nigerian Captain and Chelsea Midfielder John Obi Mikel is said to be in talks with Marseille, one of the top clubs in the French league. ... Read More

Cheer Eagles to Victory, Dress Green & White to Show Support – NFF

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 11, 2016

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has started a campaign of Green and White attire tomorrow, Saturday November 2016, to cheer and support our Super Eagles facing ... Read More

Daniel Akpeyi In, Carl Ikeme Out Following Injury From The WCQ

admin- November 3, 2016

Following injury of Carl Ikeme, Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has now invited South Africa-based goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi to camp for next week’s 2018 ... Read More