Dr. Peter Kamaku, who is a lecturer in Pure Mathematics at the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, is the first Kenyan to become a centre referee.
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Musa told the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Abuja before flying to Benin to join his colleagues in camp, that the team was ready to do the nation proud.
In the guidelines communicated to the Nigeria Football Federation, CAF instructed, under Media Operations, that there would be no mixed zone, virtual press conference only if possible (media officers from both teams only), and that only the TV channels with the rights will be allowed flash interviews. Also, only photographers of participating teams would be allowed at the match.
A tweet by the Nigeria Football Federation on the Super Eagles official Twitter [email protected] on Monday said Onuachu had been called up as a replacement for the injured Moses Simon.
Osimhen returns after missing out of this month’s friendlies against Algeria and Tunisia, just as midfielder Aribo and South Africa-based goalkeeper Akpeyi.
Sierra Leone has confirmed its first case of coronavirus, a 37-year-old man who traveled from France on March 16 and had been in isolation since, the President said on Tuesday.
The Minister of Sports, Youth and Social Development, Sunday Dare, on Wednesday inspected the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, Delta State ahead of Super Eagles’ AFCON 2021 qualifier against the Lone Star of Sierra Leone.
The ECOWAS Parliament on Monday elected Sidie Mohammed Tunis from Sierra Leone as the new Speaker of the sub-regional parliament.
Former African champions, Nigeria’s Super Eagles, remained static in the World football governing body, FIFA, monthly ranking.
Goalkeeper Austin Ejide said he is in the best form of his career as he began his bid for a Nigeria recall six years after his last appearance.
The event held at the Roosevelt Hotel, New York, United States of America.
Three-time African champions, the Super Eagles, have been paired with Benin Republic, Sierra Leone and Lesotho in Group L of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
A book on Nigeria’s air operations in Sierra Leone has identified gaps in the counter-insurgency war, with recommendations towards the successful prosecution of Nigeria’s internal and external security operations.
The Nigeria Deaf Football Association on Sunday expressed its determination to reclaim its lost glory in the West African Deaf Football Union tournament billed for Sierra Leone in September.
The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has congratulated Nigeria’s U-19 Cricket Team, the Junior Yellow Greens, for picking the country’s first ever spot at the Cricket World Cup after topping the weeklong qualifying series held in Windhoek, Namibia at the weekend.
Banjo Kamiludeen, Technical Director, Nigeria Deaf Football Association, says that deaf footballers have continued to train in spite of the near absence of competitions in the body’s calendar.
An NGO, Women Arise for Change Initiative, on Saturday urged the Federal Government to criminalise rape and all forms of sexual violence against women and girls in the country.
Sierra Leone have been disqualified from the preliminaries for the 2019 African Nations Cup finals, confirming places for Kenya and Ghana at the continental championship next June-July.
The continental football governing body said its Executive Committee, at its meeting on Friday in Accra, took the decision after reviewing the case of Sierra Leone in the qualifiers.
FIFA’s decision came after it wrote to the African country’s sports minister expressing “grave concern” about the removal of SLFA President Isha Johansen and General Secretary Christopher Kamara.