Nigeria

Nigerian president’s chief of staff dies of COVID-19

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 12:02 GMT

Buhari named Kyari as his chief of staff in August 2015, and renewed his appointment after winning a second term in office.

Cairo Intl. Airport receives exceptional flight from Nigeria carrying 66 nationals

Thu, 09 Apr 2020 - 11:53 GMT

This comes while Egypt has suspended flights until April 23 as a precautionary measure to curb the spread of the novel virus.

Egypt denounces deadly attacks in Chad, Nigeria by Boko Haram

Wed, 25 Mar 2020 - 04:52 GMT

Egypt condemns the “terrorist” attacks that killed dozens of soldiers in both Nigeria and Chad, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Nigerian financial analyst: WYF shows Egypt is good listener to youths

Thu, 12 Dec 2019 - 09:47 GMT

This year, Akeyewaleis is preparing to participate in the third edition of the forum set to kick off on Dec.14 in Sharm el-Sheikh.

Egyptian Speaker: Relations with Nigeria are progressing

Tue, 29 Oct 2019 - 10:20 GMT

Speaker of the Egyptian House of Representatives Ali Abdel Aal said on Tuesday that relations with Nigeria are progressing.

Abdel Aal discusses ways to strengthen bilateral relations with Nigerian officials

Sun, 27 Oct 2019 - 09:58 GMT

The visit comes in light of the effective Egyptian moves in Africa at the governmental and parliamentary levels and the desire to boost ties with African countries.

Egypt has promising investment opportunities: Nigerian economist

Thu, 01 Aug 2019 - 10:39 GMT

Elumelu says he seeks investment chances in the Egyptian market in light of the success of its economic reform program.

We will do our best to make our fans happy: Ebeid

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 02:47 GMT

Algeria reached the semi-finals for the first time since 2010 after they knocked out Ivory Coasy by penalty shoot-outs.

We need to be more clinical: Rohr

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 02:45 GMT

Nigeria face Algeria on Sunday night at the semi-finals and Nigeria manager hopes to repeat their victory over the Algerian team at 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

I can tell everyone to come to Egypt and enjoy their stay: Iwobi

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 02:41 GMT

Iwobi, who plays for English giants, Arsenal, revealed that he is enjoying his stay in Egypt and he is impressed with the tournament’s organization.

Bounedjah is one of the best strikers in the world: Belmadi

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 02:39 GMT

Bounedjah, 27, missed a penalty during the first minutes of the second half when Algerian players were leading the game 1-0.

Ighalo expects a tough clash against South Africa

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 - 02:21 GMT

Ighalo has been one of Nigeria’s best players at the tournament, having scored three goals.

AFCON 16th round second day, Lions vs Eagles & Pharaohs vs Bafana Bafana

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 - 09:37 GMT

Cameroon & Nigeria, with four African Cup of Nations’ titles, will meet on Alexandria stadium, while Egypt begin big matches against South Africa.

Sunday matches: AFCON come to last round of Group stages

Sun, 30 Jun 2019 - 03:04 GMT

The third round of the 2019 AFCON starts on Sunday with four matches from two groups. Now it’s time to say goodbye to teams participated in this edition & brought pride to their people.

I expected this scenario: Nigeria’s Rohr

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 - 09:26 GMT

Nigeria beat Burundi 1-0 thanks to OdionIghalo’s goal in the 77th minute.

Saturday AFCON matches: Nigeria start, DRC hope for a victory

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 - 09:09 GMT

After the AFCON started on Friday night, now the African fans have the time to watch their countries play in the tournament, and we have three games on Saturday to watch.

Ndidi warns teammates from their group opponents

Mon, 17 Jun 2019 - 04:44 GMT

Ndidi believes that his team should not underestimate their group opponents.

Egypt are favorites to win the title, Nigeria manager

Sun, 16 Jun 2019 - 06:40 GMT

Rohr believes that the hosts, Egypt, are favorites to win the prestigious title at home.

AFCON: Iheanacho left out of Nigeria squad

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 - 01:33 GMT

The striker was named at the team’s provisional squad but he was ruled out of the final squad alongside Semi Ajayi.

Nigeria ready to fulfil potential at women's World Cup, says coach

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 11:02 GMT

Nigeria have been unable to translate their dominance of African football into consistent success at the women’s World Cup.

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