Tag: Keshi

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 4, 2016

Opinion: How Nigeria failed Stephen Keshi

by Ololade Ajekigbe The third and fourth lines of the Nigerian national anthem read “The labour of our heroes past shall ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 22, 2016

NFF to immortalize Amodu, Keshi

The Nigeria Football Federation has stated that plans are underway to immortalize coaching legends Shaibu Amodu and Stephen Keshi, who ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 20, 2016

Stephen Keshi to be buried July 29

The funeral rites of the late former Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi, has been fixed for July 29, 2016. The ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 15, 2016

Keshi’s children shocked over ‘fixing of burial date’

The children of the late Nigeria captain and coach Stephen Keshi are presently in the country for the funeral of their ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 12, 2016

Simon Kolawole: Buhari’s changing body language and 4 other things

By Simon Kolawole At the end of the day, President Muhammadu Buhari appears to be loosening up. He came to ...

Mazi EmekaJune 12, 2016

‘Most Nigerian football coaches are hypertensive’

About 75 percent of Nigerian coaches are hypertensive, says the President of the Nigeria Football Coaches Association, Bitrus Bewarang. Bewarang’s ...

Mazi EmekaJune 12, 2016

‘Amodu Shaibu’s legacy is secured in the memories of Nigerians’ – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday, expressed his shock at the death of former Technical Director of the Nigeria Football, ...

Mazi EmekaJune 9, 2016

How Stephen Keshi spent his final moments

The family of late Stephen Keshi has narrated how the former Super Eagles coach died. The cause of his death ...

Mazi EmekaJune 8, 2016

The late 5: These are the stories that drove the conversation today

Here are the top five stories that drove the conversation today. 1) Jonathan’s cousin granted N500 million bail An Abuja ...

Mazi EmekaJune 8, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five news to monitor today. 1) The big boss is dead Former Super Eagles coach, Stephen ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 27, 2015

Ungrateful Stephen Keshi demands N1 billion compensation

Former President Goodluck Jonathan’s good luck juice that Stephen Keshi drank, ran out after he left office. And now, the ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 10, 2015

Why Stephen Keshi was sacked

Stephen Keshi was sacked as Nigeria coach on Saturday after a committee of the Nigeria Football Committee put together a ...

Mallam YeroJune 27, 2015

The NFF, Keshi and Enyeama Brouhaha

by Aderonke Ogunleye-Bello Since the inception of the present board of the Nigeria Football Federation there have been different chronicles ...

ifrekeMarch 27, 2015

Amokachi blames Keshi for Nigeria’s defeat to Uganda

by Mark Bassey Super Eagles assistant coach Daniel Amokachi, has tried to distance himself from the limp display in the ...

ifrekeMarch 3, 2015

“Keshi did not turn down Nigeria contract” – Addo

by Mark Bassey Emmanuel Addo has rubbished stories that claimed that his client Stephen Keshi, turned down a new deal ...

ifrekeFebruary 26, 2015

NFF lied to Nigerians, I’m not interested in coaching Super Eagles – Keshi

by Mark Bassey Stephen Keshi has blasted the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF), for making Nigerians think he was keen on ...

ifrekeFebruary 18, 2015

NFF tells Stephen Keshi to shape in or ship out

by Mark Bassey Felix Anyasi Agwu has warned Super Eagles’ coach Stephen Keshi, that he must be ready to adhere ...

ifrekeFebruary 15, 2015

“Keshi does not deserve to be Super Eagles coach” – Akpoborie

by Mark Bassey Former Nigeria international Jonathan Akpoborie, has criticized the decision of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), to offer ...

ifrekeFebruary 11, 2015

The hide and seek over Stephen Keshi’s new contract continues

by Mark Bassey First we heard that Stephen Keshi was set to continue as coach of the Super Eagles. From ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 19, 2014

@Simonkolawole: The #BokoHaram peace deal was long overdue

by Simon Kolawole Mrs. Oby Ezekwesili, former minister of education and a leading figure in the Bring Back Our Girls ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 17, 2014

“This is not the end of the world for me” – Keshi remains upbeat despite sack

by Mark Bassey Despite being sacked as Head Coach of the National team, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi remains upbeat about the ...

writerJuly 29, 2014

Vincent Enyeama makes Goal 50 list, as Cristiano Ronaldo reigns supreme

by Kolapo Olapoju Nigeria goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama has been named in the Goal 50 list, where he finished in 27th ...

June 18, 2014

#WorldCup: Why I cannot promise victory against Bosnia – Keshi

by Zara Mustapha Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, says he cannot promise Nigeria victory against Bosnia-Herzegovina on Saturday’s  World Cup game ...

June 17, 2014

APC chided for electing 52-year-old Youth Leader, Keshi explains why Nigeria couldn’t defeat Iran & other important news you should know today

by Oge Okonkwo Nigerians condemn APC for electing 52-year-old Youth Leader Nigerians across political divide have criticized the All Progressives ...

June 2, 2014

‘Ifreke talks Sports: 10 players Keshi CANNOT drop from his final 23-man squad to Brazil 2014

by ‘Ifreke Inyang   Last week, I compiled a list of five players Stephen Keshi should drop after the Nigeria vs Scotland ...

October 18, 2013

Onochie Anibeze: Brazil 2014 – The next thing Nigeria needs to do

by Onochie Anibeze And before we get to Brazil, Keshi must be bold to take some brilliant and courageous steps ...

October 13, 2013

Simon Kolawole: A federalism ruined by allocations

by Simon Kolawole Now, how can states become more economically stable and viable? There are two avenues I can think ...

October 11, 2013

Onochie Anibeze: What Keshi must do to beat Ethiopia

by Onochie Anibeze You can lose to a weaker team when you underrate them. With all your finesse and techniques, ...

February 17, 2013

Simon Kolawole: A lesson or two from the Super Eagles

by Simon Kolawole   Those who play up ethnic and religious sentiments for political purposes in Nigeria may wish to ...

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