We used to think of the Southeast as a calm region, but today it's rife with violent attacks. For months, several heinous gangs have been causing unrest in the Southeast. The best thing this terrible gang knows how to do is murder innocent Southeast citizens while targeting security officers and destroying devastation on federal property.
In the 1800s, many European explorers came to West Africa. One of them was Hugh Clapperton and he was a naval officer from Scotland. Him and his crew explored the West and Central parts of Africa. On 17 February 1823, Hugh Clapperton and his crew came to Kuka, which is now known as Kukawa in Borno.
Bitter kola, also known as Garcinia Kola, is a plant located in Central and Western Africa that has for long been valued for its medicinal properties. Although conventional African medication makes use of all components of the Bitter Kola plant, the seeds are commonly eaten. Most don't realize that Coca-Cola company bore its name from a common African tree, Some of the primary recipe for Coca-Cola were made using the extract of the bitter kola plant.
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16 feared dead in plane crash in central Russia An aircraft carrying parachutists crashed in central Russia on Sunday, the emergencies ministry said, with sixteen people feared dead. (Photos Credit: Punch Newspaper) The L-410 plane carrying 23 people crashed around 9:23 a.m. local time (0623 GMT) during a flight over the republic of Tatarstan, the ministry said on its Telegram channel, adding that seven have been rescued from the debris.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria would be hoping to return back to winning ways when they travel away to face Central African Republic in Douala. The African giants Nigeria would be hoping to avoid another defeat against Central African Republic in order to maintain their position on the group standings.
The FIFA World Cup Qualifiers is set to continue again and the major countries in the competition are set to feature in the midweek games. The Matchday 3 of the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers is set to kickoff across various stadiums in Africa. The African giants which include Senegal, Ivory Coast, Algeria, Nigeria, Morocco and Ghana have all known their respective opponents for this international break.
Nigeria lost in a one-nil defeat to an average Central African Republic team. In matches like this, anything is bound to happen, but a late loss is hard to swallow for any Super Eagles supporters. The main positivity we can take from the game is Chidera Ejuke's performance.
Nigeria losing on its own turf is inadequate considering the quality of players in the national team
The Super Eagles got an undeserving loss against the Central African Republic at Teslim Balogun Stadium this evening. A late goal from the visitors was enough to make the Eagles lose a vital three points that would have secured their qualification to the FIFA World Cup 2022. Not an exciting game to watch down there this evening.
The Super Eagles will take on the Wild Beasts of the Central African Republic for the second time on Sunday. The Super Eagles lost the first meeting 1-0 to the Raoul Savouy's men on Thursday, and they will be hoping to avenge the defeat. The Super Eagles performed woefully on Thursday and the coach, Gernot Rohr, is expected to make some changes in the team when they travel to Cameroon for the second game.
4 Players that Nigeria should not include in their starting lineup against Central African Republic.
The super eagles of Nigeria will face off with the Central African Republic this week as they will be hoping to pick up maximum points from the fixture. Nigeria will be hoping to perform well when they play the match on, but there are some players that should not be included in the starting lineup of the team.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria displayed a woeful performance against Central African Republic, it's obvious that visiting teams are no longer afraid of the 'mighty' African giants, after that scandalous 4-4 draw against Sierra Leone. Have they become the most overrated National team in Africa?.
There have been speculations about Gernot Rohr's future just before the Super Eagles' World Cup Qualifier game against the Central African Republic. Note that many Nigerians expressed their dissatisfaction after the Central African Republic beat the Super Eagles in the first leg at the Teslim Balogun stadium in Lagos.
2 Key Things Nigerians Need To Note After Osinbajo Openly Said The Exchange Rate Is Artificially Low
Many people may be confused when they heard that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo stated that the exchange rate is artificially low. To the average Nigerian on the street, what does it mean when the exchange rate is artificially low as Osinbajo revealed? Average Nigerians need to make sense out of this and two other key things Osinbajo disclosed to back up his point.
CAR 0-2 NGA: Tactical Mistakes Gernot Rohr Avoided As Nigeria Defeated Central African Republic Today
Gernot Rohr made some tactical mistakes against the Central African Republic, in their last match, the game ended in a 1-0 defeat and the Nigerian fans are frustrated, after a poor performance. The visitors scored a late winner against Nigeria and took all the three points.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria surprisingly lost 0-1 to the Central African Republic at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos in a world cup qualifier. The game has many highlights but this game reminded fans of how stagnant the team's midfield has been in recent games. Although the team has players doing well in various clubs in Europe, the Super Eagles have yet to get a player who can make the difference in creating chances.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria Prepare to take on the Central African Republic team on October 7th. This match could have a massive bearing on who emerges winner of the group or even who gets the bitten position on the table. It should be treated as a most win game for both sides as Nigeria will like to retain their top position while the Central African Republic will like to avoid finishing last on the table.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria were in action on Thursday evening in the ongoing world cup qualifying games against the Central African Republic. The game which was played in Lagos State saw Nigeria's best players at the moment featuring in the game. Despite the level of attention given to the game, the Super Eagles still lost the game to a defensive minded Central African Republic's side.
Ahmed Musa is a great player in the history of the Super Eagles. An extraordinary player in the World Cup. In the last two World Cup competitions, he scored four goals in total. Musa made his 100th appearance in today's game against the Central African Republic.
After losing the first leg of the encounter at home to the Central African Republic last Thursday, the Super Eagles of Nigeria bounced back quickly with a 2-0 victory over their host on Sunday, in the reverse fixture at the Stade Barthelemy Boganda in Cameroon. Photo Credit: Twitter
Bitter kola also known as Garcinia kola, is a plant found in Central and Western Africa that has long been valued for its medicinal properties. Bitter kola seeds have a sharp, bitter flavor that ceases into a slight sweetness as you chew, and they are typically eaten raw.