It's evident authorities released the accused before he should've been and once released, lost track of him, writes Mandy Wiener.
Former Nigeria captain and Everton defender Joseph Yobo has been named the country's new assistant coach, the Nigeria FF announced.
Nigeria recalled skipper Ahmed Musa, South Africa-based goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi and midfielder Mikel Ag for next month's 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
When Ademola Onikoyi was a teenager he struggled to explain to his friends why he would leave football games early to go to cricket practice.
The mother of former Nigerian national football team coach Samson Siasia was released from captivity on Sunday ten weeks after she was abducted by gunmen.
Nigerian authorities have seized a dozen properties from senior officials of Nigeria's top football body in a fresh corruption probe.
Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo announced on Saturday his retirement from international football after winning the Golden Boot at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel called time on his international career after helping the Super Eagles to third place at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Gunmen have abducted the mother of former Nigerian football national team coach Ogere Siasia, relatives said, in the latest kidnapping targeting a sports star.
Riyad Mahrez rifled in a stoppage-time free-kick to earn Algeria a dramatic victory over Nigeria and set up a rematch with Senegal in the Africa Cup of Nations final.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr admitted he expects a far tougher challenge against Algeria in their Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals.
A Nigerian court has dropped a high-profile corruption case against football federation president Amaju Pinnick and four top officials.
Nigeria coach Imama Amapakabo has urged his squad to forget a first leg drubbing in Togo and create CHAN history by overcoming the deficit.
Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi is unfazed by having been overlooked for Gernot Rohr's Nigeria squad for their friendly with Brazil.
Ghana, the Ivory Coast and Nigeria lost in shock-riddled final qualifying round first legs for the 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Cameroon.
The Nigeria Football Federation says that they were "shocked" by a life ban on former national coach Samson Siasia.
Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo has announced his retirement from international football after winning the Golden Boot at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Odion Ighalo boosted his chances of winning the Golden Boot at the Africa Cup of Nations after he netted Nigeria's winner to ensure his side third place.
French police arrested over two hundred people on Sunday following Algeria's qualification for the final of the Africa Cup of Nations.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr admitted he expects a far tougher challenge against Algeria in the AFCON semi-finals than during qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.
Nigeria's footballers are in line for a minimum $75 000 windfall if they score against Algeria in their Africa Cup of Nations semi-final in Cairo.
Cape Town CBDO'Dwyer PersonnelR6 500.00 - R7 000.00 Per Month
Western CapeOdwyer PersonnelR14 000.00 Per Month
R 5 500 000
R 8 300 000
R 2 630 000
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