Tag: Burkina Faso

President Delegates Osinbajo to ECOWAS Extraordinary Summit on Political Situation in Burkina Faso, Mali and Guinea

Henry Solomon- February 3, 2022

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, departs Abuja this morning for Accra, Ghana to represent Nigeria at an Extraordinary Summit of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads ... Read More

FIFA World Rankings: Super Eagles Move To 5th Place In Africa

inno.korie- April 6, 2017

Nigeria Super Eagles have moved one place up to the 40th spot with 726(725.67) points in the April FIFA/Coca-Cola World Football Rankings. This also placed ... Read More

Super Eagles Shaping Up For Friendlies With New Team Members Initiated (Video)

Henry Solomon- March 22, 2017

Ahead of their  two international friendlies against Senegal and Burkina Faso in London, Super Eagles, had their first training session on Tuesday at The Hive ... Read More

Rohr Names Super Eagles Players For Senegal Burkina Faso Friendlies

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2017

Gernot Rohr Super Eagles Technical Adviser, has listed goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, midfielder Ogenyi Onazi and forwards Ahmed Musa and Kelechi Iheanacho for this month’s international ... Read More

DHQ Seeks Regional Cooperation To Fight Trans-Border Crimes

Henry Solomon- December 7, 2016

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin has restated the Armed Forces commitment to protect Nigeria’s borders against trans-border crimes and to ... Read More

ECOWAS Wades Into Armed Attacks Perpetrated In Niger, Mali And Burkina Faso

admin- October 21, 2016

FMIC, Abuja: The ECOWAS Commission strongly condemns the armed attacks perpetrated in Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso, which claimed several lives among the security forces ... Read More

BREAKING: German signs two-year contract As Eagles Technical Adviser

Abdul Jimoh- August 9, 2016

Following recommendation of Mr. Gernot Rohr by Technical and Development Committee @thenff  as Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles. Nigeria Football Federation signs two-year contract ... Read More

Flood Alert: NEMA Calls For Immediate Evacuation Of People Residing In Affected Areas

Henry Solomon- August 9, 2016

The national Emergency Management Agency, NEMA has stressed the need for immediate evacuation of people residing in communities along the banks of River Niger and ... Read More

NFF Technical Committee Recommends Rohr For Eagles’ Job

admin- August 8, 2016

The Technical and Development Committee of Nigeria Football Federation has recommended to the Executive Board the candidature of Mr. Gernot Rohr for appointment as Technical ... Read More

Women’s Beach Volleyball Olympic Qualifiers Kicksoff In Nigeria

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 13, 2016

The Technical Director of the Nigeria Volleyball Federation, Tony Oghuma-Eghimai on Tuesday said six countries have arrived Nigeria for the final round for the Women’s Beach ... Read More

Al Qaeda Armed Men Attack Ivory Coast Beach Resort, Kill 16

Henry Solomon- March 14, 2016

  Gunmen from al Qaeda's North African branch killed 16 people, including four Europeans, at a beach resort town in Ivory Coast on Sunday, the ... Read More

Niger Says Libyan Conflict Bigger Threat to West Africa Sub Region

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2016

Tuareg Rebels (Photo: Internet) Niger republic says the conflict in Libya is a bigger threat to countries in the West Africa’s Sahel region than the ... Read More

President Buhari Assures Burkina Faso of Nigeria’s Support After Terrorist Attack on Ouagadougou

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 17, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured President Roch Marc Kabore and the people of Burkina Faso of Nigeria’s solidarity and support as they grapple with the ... Read More

Interim Burkina Faso’s PM Visits Buhari, Discuss Inauguration of New President

Henry Solomon- December 17, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari and Prime Minister of Burkina Faso Mr Michel Kafando during the visit. President Muhammadu Buhari this Wednesday granted audience to the outgoing ... Read More

ECOWAS Calls For Immediate Lifting Of Suspension Of The Constitution Of Burkina Faso

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 7, 2014

The authority of the heads of state and government of ECOWAS has called for immediate lifting of the suspension of the Constitution of Burkina Faso ... Read More

Report of ECOWAS IGA Adopted

admin- September 2, 2013

Sector ministers have adopted the report of member states experts on the establishment of the ECOWAS investment guarantee agency . This was at the sector ... Read More