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Algeria Set to Snatch Super Eagles New No10 Before FIFA International Window

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr and the Nigeria Football Federation will have it all to do as their new sensational player could be captured by another country.Nigeria has been hunting for a world class footballer to wear the iconic number 10 jersey that was donned by the legendary Austin "Jay Jay" Okocha, Mudasiru Lawal and John Mikel Obi and it seems Gernot Rohr has found a rare gem in Michael Olise.

  3 days ago
Algeria Set to Snatch Super Eagles New No10 Before FIFA International Window

SPORTS

Reactions as Algeria's plan to poach talented midfielder, Michael Olise, is revealed

The news of the arrangements put in place by Algeria to make a last minute attempt to convince Micheal Olise to play for Algeria instead of Nigeria, has continued to generate reactions.The story which ran on the opera news hub, had the headline; "Algeria Makes Last Ditch Attempt To Snatch Reading's Michael Olise From Nigeria" According to the report the Algerian football authorities have scheduled a meeting with Olise, who mother is Algerian, with the view of selling the idea of having him represent the North African Country instead of the his father's country, Nigeria.

  2 days ago
Reactions as Algeria's plan to poach talented midfielder, Michael Olise, is revealed

SPORTS

The hero tonight as Manchester city advanced to first ever champions league final

.Manchester City beat Paris Saint-German 4-1 on aggregate to proceed to the Uefa champions league final for first time in club history.Thanks to Riyad Mharez brace, the Algeria international became the second player to score in both legs of the competition’s semi final.Riyad Karim Mahrez is a professional footballer who plays as a winger for Premier League club Manchester City and captains the Algerian national team.

  1 days ago
The hero tonight as Manchester city advanced to first ever champions league final

MILITARY

Checkout African countries that manufacture arms

It is obvious that African countries are awakening from technological dependency and primitivity to behold the beams of innovations and technological advancement.African countries are really working hard to boast their defence, and to keep their military strong.Some have gone as far as establishing defence companies where arms and other military equipment are manufactured.

  11 days ago
Checkout African countries that manufacture arms

SPORTS

After Man City Won, Check Out the Venue and Date for the Final

Riyad Mahrez netted twice as Manchester City produced a fantastic team display to beat 10-man PSG 2-0 and reach their first ever UEFA Champions League final.Algeria International, Mahrez broke the deadlock on eleven minutes after the French Giants had an early spot kick awarded for handball against Oleksandr Zinchenko correctly cancelled by Video Assistant Referee.

  2 days ago
After Man City Won, Check Out the Venue and Date for the Final

SPORTS

A late Cyril Olisema Strike Sends Enyimba Through To The Knock out Stage

Enyimba’s Cyril Olisema’s 95th-minute effort handed the People’s Elephant a late-minute winner against Orlando Pirates who suffered their first loss of the group stage in Aba in the final game of the CAF Confederation Cup Group A played at the Enyimba International Stadium.The People’s Elephant were third in the group with six points before the start of the last group games and the tie was threatening to end in a goalless draw that would have sent Entente Setif of Algeria, who pipped Al Ahli Benghazi of Libya 1-0 through.

  7 days ago
A late Cyril Olisema Strike Sends Enyimba Through To The Knock out Stage

ENTERTAINMENT

Actor Van Damme Replied An African Fan Who Praised And Prayed For Him

The popular Belgian actor, Jean-Claude Camille Van Varenberg who is best known as Van Damme, has taken his Facebook page to reply an African fan that praised and prayed for him.In a post made by the actor, he was giving a shout out to some of his friends that helped him in his new and upcoming project, which some fans started praising the actor for being who he is right from the old time he started acting movie.

  5 days ago
Actor Van Damme Replied An African Fan Who Praised And Prayed For Him

SPORTS

5 Players To Help Nigeria Wrestle AFCON Title From Algeria

We have identified five candidates that Nigeria could turn to in an attempt to wrestle the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) title from defending champions Algeria.Michael Olise - Reading  Perhaps the most interesting name on the list, and Reading have a long history of signing Nigerian players and turning them into stars.

  9 days ago
5 Players To Help Nigeria Wrestle AFCON Title From Algeria

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CAFCC: Enyimba To Meet Egyptian Club in Quarterfinal

Enyimba FC have been drawn with Pyramids FC of Egypt in the quarterfinals of the CAF Confederation Cup.The draw was done on Friday afternoon, two days after the group stages were completed The Nigerian giants played against North African teams; ES Setif of Algeria and Ahly Benghazi of Libya in the group stages and will face another North African side Enyimba qualified from a tough group with 9 points, all from home victories and they finished as group winners, after a dramatic late winner against Orlando Pirates of South Africa on Wednesday.

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CAFCC: Enyimba To Meet Egyptian Club in Quarterfinal

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UEFA champions league semi-final Update

PSG vs MAN CITY PSG 0-2 MAN CITY Aggregate 1-4 It is a good one for the Manchester city side tonight as the arrivals Paris saint&German went back home with a 2-0 loss in their semi-final uefa champions league second-leg.R.mahrez R.mahrez scored 2 goals to give the city side a win over their opponent PSG.

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UEFA champions league semi-final
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SPORTS

A To Z Of Super Eagles

A - Algeria is the country from where the Super Eagles picked a World Cup ticket for the first time on October 8, 1993. B - Brazil and the Super Eagles played out a 1-1 draw in an international friendly in 2019. C - Christopher Kanu, the brother of Kanu Nwankwo picked up less than five international caps. D - Denmark walloped Nigeria 4-1 in the second round of France 1998 World Cup. E - Ebbe Sand of Denmark entered the World Cup record books scoring the fastest goal by a substitute player in the 4-1 defeat or

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A To Z Of Super Eagles

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Despite not playing for PSG, here is how Man City’s Mahrez is related to Paris ahead of the UCL game

Algeria International Captain, Riyad Mahrez has gone on to become one of the leading footballers of his generation.Ahead of his return to French Capital in Paris, the former Leicester man story of his unlikely journey from Paris Suburbs to the UEFA Champions League Semi-final, against Paris Saint German has been revealed.

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Despite not playing for PSG, here is how Man City’s Mahrez is related to Paris ahead of the UCL game

SPORTS

Check out top five(5) biggest stadium in Africa (see photos)

Stade du 5 Juillet 1962, is a football and athletics stadium located in Algiers, Algeria.The stadium was inaugurated in 1972 with a capacity of 96,000.The stadium served as the main stadium of the 1975 Mediterranean.First National Bank Stadium also known as Soccer City and The Calabash, is a football and Rugby union stadium located in Nasrec, bordering the Soweto area of Johannesburg, South Africa.The Cairo International Stadium, normal known as Nasser Stadium, is an Olympic-standard,the stadium is multi use stadium with an all seated capacity of 76,000.Mohammed V Stadium is situated in the heart of the city of Casablanca, Morocco, in the western part of the Maârif neighborhood.The stadium's has a record attendance of 120,000 The International Olympic Stadium,is known as the Rashid Karami Municipal Stadium, it has 23,400 capacity multi-purpose stadium in Tripoli, Lebanon.the stadium is mainly used for football matches.

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Check out top five(5) biggest stadium in Africa (see photos)

SPORTS

Nigeria Beats Egypt, Algeria In Latest FIFA Ranking (See List)

A brighter footballing future seems to be set for the Nigerian Super Eagles football team following the latest FIFA ranking as of 7th April 2021.

  29 days ago
Nigeria Beats Egypt, Algeria In Latest FIFA Ranking (See List)

ENVIRONMENT

Is Nigeria Larger Than Algeria?

There is no doubt that Africa is the second-largest country in the world.According to the United Nations Organization (UNO), the continent has fifty-four sovereign nations.Many learners are confused as to whether Algeria is bigger than Nigeria.However, through proper and thorough research, I found the correct answer.

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Is Nigeria Larger Than Algeria?

HEALTH

13 African Countries with free Health Care Systems

Algeria Algeria operates a universal healthcare system.The medical centers provide treatment to the citizens, and it is funded by the Social Security system.Although it is not completely free as some people must still cover part of their costs due to the rates paid by the Social Security system.

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13 African Countries with free Health Care Systems

POLITICS

A look at 5 of the most powerful militaries in Africa right now (Photos)

Annually ,the Global firepower list ranks countries based on military power .Africa is one of the five continent of the world with many countries .

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A look at 5 of the most powerful militaries in Africa right now (Photos)

SPORTS

Enyimba Finally Finds a Flight Back to Nigeria

Enyimba FC is set for a return to Nigeria after their 3-0 painful loss to ES Setif in Algeria.The team could not return early to Nigeria because of difficulty finding a flight that would fly them out of Algeria The People's Elephants travelled to Algeria through Doha as there was no direct flight to Algeria from Nigeria.

  23 days ago
Enyimba Finally Finds a Flight Back to Nigeria

MILITARY

5 Most Powerful Military In Africa

1.Egypt: The Egyptian army were much respected in Africa and they army has a higher ranking in Africa, they soldiers train to keep up their strength and endurance.2.Algeria: It is the second most powerful military in Africa, after Egypt.

  29 days ago
5 Most Powerful Military In Africa

SPORTS

Look at where Nigeria ranks in the latest FIFA ranking.

The lastest FIFA ranking of April 2021 have been released, based on the last international football.Belgium, France and Brazil are current top three in the last world ranking.And no single African country was in the top 20 in the latest world ranking.

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Look at where Nigeria ranks in the latest FIFA ranking.