Latest news about Nigeria

Keshi to re-take Nigeria reigns

2014-10-30 14:07

Reports have emerged linking Stephen Keshi with a sensational return as the head coach of the Super Eagles.

Last chance for Nigeria

2014-10-29 13:37

FIFA has given Nigeria one last chance to avoid a long-term ban and risk missing next year's African Cup of Nations.

Musa: I'm still in shock

2014-10-28 12:45

Nigeria international Ahmed Musa has admitted to being disturbed after hearing about the passing of Senzo Meyiwa.

AFCON jeopardy for Nigeria?

2014-10-27 17:28

Nigeria face another suspension from FIFA, putting the country out of the running for a place at 2015 African Nations Cup finals.

Nigeria risks new FIFA ban

2014-10-24 08:33

Nigeria is at risk of another FIFA ban after a court declared the recent Nigeria Football Federation elections illegal.

Nigeria keen to host AFCON

2014-10-21 12:26

Nigeria is interested in hosting AFCON 2015 according to the NFF's vice-president Seyi Akinwunmi.

NFF want foreign coach

2014-10-20 12:41

NFF president Amaju Pinnick intends to bring in a foreign coach to take over from the recently axed Stephen Keshi.

Keshi sacked by Super Eagles

2014-10-16 08:44

Nigeria sacked Stephen Keshi as coach, despite his side's win against Sudan that kept them in the running to defend their AFCON title.

Super Eagles back on track

2014-10-15 20:35

African champions Nigeria have revived their hopes of qualifying for next year's AFCON when they defeated Sudan in Abuja.

Pinnick refuses to panic

2014-10-15 14:05

Amaju Pinnick is confident about Nigeria's prospects of qualifying for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations tournament.

NFF set to give Keshi the boot

2014-10-15 09:10

An official from the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has claimed that Stephen Keshi's reign as national-team coach is all but over.

Peterside voices deep concern

2014-10-14 07:53

Idah Peterside believes Nigeria's performance during the AFCON qualifier against Sudan on Saturday was deeply disconcerting.

Okocha defends Keshi

2014-10-13 13:50

Jay-Jay Okocha has defended Nigeria head coach Stephen Keshi following Saturday's loss to Sudan in a 2015 AFCON qualifier.

Keshi's Nigeria job on the line

2014-10-13 13:08

Pressure is mounting on Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi as the African champions risk elimination from AFCON 2015.

Nigeria team being sabotaged

2014-10-13 12:06

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi claims his side's AFCON qualifying campaign has fallen victim to sabotage.