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    Sports Egypt win rights to host Afcon 2019 tournament -

    The Confederation of African Football (Caf) on Tuesday announced Egypt as the new hosts for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament. Egypt submitted their bid alongside South Africa to host the finals after the rights were taken away from Cameroon late last year. According to Caf, Cameroon...
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    CAF Appoints Ifeanyi Ubah Into AFCON Organizing Body – Leadership Newspaper

    The number of Nigerians appointed into important positions in world football since the emergence of NFF President Amaju Pinnick as CAF Executive Committee member has continued to increase as emergency committee of CAF appointed Dr Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah.... Read more via Leadership Newspaper –...
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    Sports We Want To Win 2019 AFCON – Rohr –

    Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr is aiming to win the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon after extending his contract with the Nigeria Football Federation for two more years. Three-time champions Nigeria missed out on the 2015 and 2017 edition of the African Cup of Nations, and trail...
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    Sports Super Eagles Arrive Abuja Quietly

    Nigerian Super Eagles and officials returned from Cairo, Egypt early on Wednesday quietly looking so disappointed after falling 1-0 to the Pharaohs thereby failing to qualify for the 2017 Nations Cup in Gabon. According to New Telegraph, unlike in the past, no official was on ground to welcome...
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    Sports Buhari to host Eaglets, others January 21

    President Muhammadu Buhari will host the Golden Eaglets team that won a fifth FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile and others on January 21 according to the the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung. The Eaglets defeated Mali 2-0 in the final of the U-17 World Cup in November last year. Successive...
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    Sports 5 Achievements of Emmanuel Emenike as he quits the Super Eagles

    Emmanuel Emenike said that his retirement from the team is for peace to reign in the Super Eagles where he felt should not be a ‘family house’ or a ‘threat zone’ to any individual. - In 2013, he became part of the third Nigerian team to win the African Cup of Nations – Nigeria's first...