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International friendlies: Chelsea star Victor Moses gives Nigeria surprise victory in Poland

It was the second notable friendly scalp for the 'Super Eagles' after a 4-2 triumph over 2014 World Cup runners-up Argentina last year.

published on : 24th March 2018

'Sudani from Nigeria' review: Sudani... never leaves, you cannot help but get carried away

Friendship is one of the most celebrated emotions and the movie doesn't limit it to the youngsters alone.

published on : 24th March 2018

Nigeria President Buhari meets with Dapchi girls

Describing the release of the 107 youngsters -- 105 schoolgirls and a younger boy and girl -- as a "cheery and hearty" development, Buhari pledged to recover "every abducted citizen in Nigeria."

published on : 23rd March 2018

Abducted Nigeria schoolgirls 'brought back' by Boko Haram: Parents

A senior government source in Abuja and police in Yobe state also confirmed the girls' return although it was not immediately clear how many of the 110 students had been freed. 

published on : 21st March 2018

Two Nigerians among 3 held for 'peddling' cocaine in Hyderabad

Acting on a tip-off, police raided a house at Puppalguda and seized 80 gm of cocaine worth Rs 4 lakh from the three, a police release said.

published on : 19th March 2018

Tamil Nadu: Nigerians beaten up for rash driving?

Two Nigerian nationals were beaten up by the public for alleged rash driving in Tirupur on Thursday.

published on : 17th March 2018

Police say 25 killed in fresh clashes in central Nigeria over water, grazing disputes

The state lies in Nigeria's so-called Middle Belt that separates the predominantly Muslim north from the largely Christian south. 

published on : 14th March 2018

Argentina defender Emanuel Mammana to miss 2018 FIFA World Cup with knee injury

Argentine coach Jorge Sampaoli had called Emanuel Mammana up for the upcoming friendlies against Spain and Italy.

published on : 13th March 2018

Security fears keep aid workers out of town in Nigeria's northeast

MSF and the UN pulled out their staff from Rann, on the border with Cameroon in Borno state, after the attack on March 1. 

published on : 10th March 2018

One killed in clash between two groups of Nigerians in Delhi

A Nigerian national was killed and another injured, following a clash between two groups of Nigerians last night in south Delhi's Chhatarpur.

published on : 10th March 2018

At least five killed in central Nigeria: Police

Thursday's attack happened just as President Muhammadu Buhari was rounding up a tour of Plateau and four other flashpoint states. 

published on : 10th March 2018

Nigeria host FIFA World Cup trophy

NFF president Amaju Pinnick and other officials were at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport to receive the trophy on Wednesday.

published on : 8th March 2018

Two sentenced in Nigeria over 2010 deadly bomb blasts

Nigeria was left in shock when 2010 celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of the country's independence from Britain, ended in tragedy when two cars laden with bombs exploded.

published on : 8th March 2018

Boko Haram kidnap raises school safety, education fears in Nigeria

The disappearance of the students from Dapchi on February 19 also threatens access to education for girls in a region already plagued by low levels of school attendance.

published on : 7th March 2018

Nigeria to have friendlies against Poland, Serbia

Nigeria are billed to play international friendly matches against Poland and Serbia ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

published on : 6th March 2018
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