Former Nigeria coach and player Samson Siasia has been banned for life by FIFA after he was found to have "accepted that he would receive bribes" in relation to match-fixing.
Reigning champions Nigeria and hosts Senegal will meet for the second successive tournament in the final of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) AfroBasket.
Nigeria progressed to the semi-finals of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Women's AfroBasket tournament in Dakar with a commanding victory against the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Nigeria and Namibia will replace suspended Zimbabwe at the upcoming Men’s and Women’s T20 World Cup Qualifiers, respectively, it has been announced by the International Cricket Council (ICC).
Top seeds Dina Meshref and Quadri Aruna cruised into the semi-finals of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Africa Cup in Lagos in Nigeria.
Quadri Aruna got his campaign for International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) African Cup glory off to a winning start in Lagos with two opening day victories.
Odion Ighalo’s second-minute goal, his fifth of the tournament, handed Nigeria’s Super Eagles the bronze medal in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) with a 1-0 victory over Tunisia in Cairo tonight.