Tag: Zambia

Football Enthusiasts Still Confident of Falcons Performance at 2018 AWCON

Henry Solomon- November 20, 2018

Layi Adesiyan, the Director of Youths, Sports and Special Needs in Osun, says the Super Falcons deserve commendation in spite of their 0-1 loss to ... Read More

Violence Against Women: Award-Winning UK Movie on Witch-Hunts To Curb Attacks – Human Rights Group

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2018

An award-winning British film about witch-hunts in Zambia could play an important role in curbing violence against women if translated into local languages and distributed ... Read More

Okala Says Super Eagles Will Spring Surprises At 2018 World Cup

Abdul Jimoh- October 9, 2017

Former Green Eagles goalkeeper Emmanuel Okala on Monday said he was confident the Super Eagles players would spring surprises at the 2018 FIFA World Cup ... Read More

Super Eagles Vs Zambia Chipolopolo: Mikel Says ‘No Need For Too Many Words’

Henry Solomon- October 5, 2017

Super Eagles’ captain Mikel John Obi has declared the players have no need to say too much before Saturday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Zambia’s ... Read More

Akwa Ibom Governor Redeems Pledge To Super Eagles, Promises More

Henry Solomon- October 5, 2017

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom who pledged $10,000 per goal for the 2018 World Cup qualifying matches against Cameroon on Wednesday redeemed his pledge. The ... Read More

Zambia Crushes Egypt Out of 2017 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations

Suleiman Idris- March 4, 2017

(VON)  Zambia came back to beat Egypt 3-1 in the 2017 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Group A game at the National Heroes Stadium ... 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

Armyworm A Threat To Maize In Africa

Henry Solomon- February 6, 2017

Scientists tracking a crop-destroying caterpillar known as armyworm say it is now spreading rapidly across mainland Africa and could reach tropical Asia and the Mediterranean ... 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

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

Economic Growth Possible Next Year For Battered African Economies – IMF

admin- October 27, 2016

The IMF(International Monetary Fund) cut its 2016 growth forecast for Sub-Saharan Africa to 1.4 percent, from 3 percent in May, as economies from Nigeria to ... Read More

Iwobi Shines As Eagles Soar Against Plateau U Ahead of WCQ2018

Henry Solomon- October 6, 2016

Super Eagles, Nigerian National Men's Team Ahead of Sunday's, October 9 Russia 2018 World Cup Qualifier, Super Eagles continue with preparations by beating Plateau United ... Read More

Rohr Replaces Balogun With Agbo For World Cup Clash

Henry Solomon- September 27, 2016

Injured Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun has been replaced with Uche Henry Agbo for next month’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier away to Zambia’s Chipolopolo in ... Read More

Full List of Super Eagles Players For FIFA World Qualifier Against Zambia

Tanimu- September 23, 2016

The NFF on releases list of 23 players by the team’s Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, for NigeriavsZambia World Cup qaulifier to come next month. The ... Read More

Group B: Nigeria In The ‘Group Of Death’ Enroute World Cup 2018

Henry Solomon- June 24, 2016

As the fight to pick Africa's five potential representatives for the 2018 FiFA World Cup heats up, teams will now gear up for the final round ... Read More

Ritual Killings In Zambia Lead To Xenophobic Attacks

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2016

Residents of the Zambian capital Lusaka on Monday looted shops belonging to foreigners, accusing them of involvement in ritual killings, police said. The xenophobic attacks ... Read More