Nwankwo Kanu

By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 15th, 2013
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Nwankwo Kanu has expressed that Nigeria has its sights set on winning the 2014 FIFA World Cup on behalf of Africa. In 2010, Ghana was a penalty shootout away from becoming the first nation from the continent to reach the semifinals of the tournament. The ex-Arsenal, Inter and Ajax striker, however, b...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 4th, 2013
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Former Nigeria defender Taribo West, who played for Internazionale and Derby County among other clubs, has been accused of lying about his age. West, who retired in 2008, is listed as 39 years old today in his Wikipedia profile, but former Partizan Belgrade president Zarko Zecevic, says he has alread...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Mar 7th, 2013
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Nigeria’s football star, Nwankwo Kanu has lost N1.4 billion in his hotel business and the Managing Director of the hotel, Mr. Ayoola Gam Ikon, 49, has been arrested and charged to court for the alleged fraud. Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Monitoring Unit arrested Ikon, the managing di...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 24th, 2013
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Chelsea winger Victor Moses, who has missed Nigeria’s opening game, is expected to enter the Africa Cup of Nations fray against Zambia. The winger’s return from injury is welcome news for the Super Eagles, who take on the defending champions four days after being contained to a 1-1 Group ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 20th, 2012
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The changes in the Nigeria Premier League continues today (Friday) the Nigeria Football Federation releases the names of those appointed on an interim basis run the league until a new board is constituted. The NFF board was scheduled to meet on Thursday night to fine-tune the list and the draft terms...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 6th, 2012
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Portsmouth striker, Nwankwo Kanu has been offered the chance to finish his career with a mega-bucks move to Qatar side, Al-Arabi. Arsenal legend Kanu, 35, is negotiating a pay-off on the final year of his Pompey deal after being left out of the team since October. Pompey has gone bankrupt with player...
By benim
In Nigerian Soccer
Nov 13th, 2010
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By benim
In Nigerian Soccer
Nov 11th, 2010
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Pompey’s gaffer Steve Cotterill believes John Utaka has found the tough streak that can terrorise the Championship. The Nigerian winger turned in one of his best displays in a Pompey shirt in the 1-1 draw with QPR on Tuesday, showing pace and quality. Cotterill says despite Utaka’s laid b...