Posts Tagged ‘Nation’

Benin Coach Names 22 Man Squad for Super Eagles Clash

by Breaking Timeson November 6, 2019
The head coach  Benin Republic, Michel Dussuyer  has named 23 players for this month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying double header against the Super Eagles of Nigeria and Sierra Leone. The big surprise was the absence of  regular members of the team, Sedangondji and Rodrigue Kossi. Captain of the side, Stephan Sessegnon who plays […]

Olympic Eagles in Goalless Draw with Cameroon

by Breaking Timeson November 6, 2019
Nigeria’s Olympic Eagles the Dream Team played out a goalless draw with Cameroon in a Pre- Afcon U23 preparatory game at the Mecure Hotel football in Ismailia, Egypt on Tuesday evening. The match was of high intensity despite the short in goals. Head coach of the Nigeria’s team, Imama Amapakabo expressed satisfaction with a display […]

Golden Eaglets Apologies to Nigerians after U17 WC Ouster

by Breaking Timeson November 6, 2019
Captain of the Nigeria’s U17 team Samson Tijani has apologized after the side’s exit from the FIFA World Cup in the round of 16. Nigeria fell 3-1 to the Netherlands on Wednesday to see their campaign in Brazil come to a halt. “We are very sorry; We as a team to the entire Nigerians. We […]

Bayelsa 2019: Dickson’s Loyalist Returns To PDP Days After Purportedly Leaving Party

by Chuks Azotanion October 25, 2019
Bayelsa State Commissioner for Mineral Resources, Markson Fefegha who resigned his appointment and membership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has rescinded the decision. Fefegha, in a letter on Thursday announcing his return to the party said that the decision to resign last Friday was due to a breakdown in communication. The letter reads, “It is […]

“There Are Names In This Country I’ll Never Mention Again” – Wole Soyinka

by Chuks Azotanion October 14, 2019
Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, says there are some names ofprominent citizens in Nigeria that he will never mention again. Soyinka stated this at the Freedom Park in Lagos during a pre-launchevent of his latest book, ‘Beyond Aesthetics’ and the launch of‘Beautiful: The Exposition’, an art collection. The rights activist and playwright is considered a […]

Restructure Or Disintegrate, Says Afenifere Spokesman, Odumakin

by Chuks Azotanion October 14, 2019
The pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has only two options facing it, one promising unity and the other a recipe for disintegration. The spokesman for Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, stated this at the weekend during the 10th yearly independence lecture on ‘Social Contract and Leadership in Nigeria’ organised by The Change We Need in Nigeria Initiative in […]