Opinion: FIFA ranking is disputable but Africa’s inactivity shows it’s spot on

By Ijeoma Okigbo Photo Credit: WomensSoccer Africa Africa's inability to make the top 20 of Fifa's quarterly women’s World Ranking since its inception in 2003, is a source of concern for women’s football enthusiasts across the continent. In its most recent rankings released on 23 March, Rwanda, Uganda, Ethiopia and Tanzania were not included. NEW

Nasarawa Amazons are Champions of Nigeria

Chibuogwu Nnadiegbulam BENIN CITY,  October 13, 2017 - Nasarawa Amazons have been crowned champions of the 2016/17 Nigeria Women Premier League after defeating Delta Queens 1-0, in the Super Four final decided at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin City, Edo State. Amarachi Okoronkwo scored the only goal in a match which saw

NWPL Super Four: Delta Queens progress to final after feisty draw with Nasarawa Amazons

  Delta Queens joined Nasarawa Amazons in the final of the Nigeria Women Premier League Super Four after both sides played out an entertaining 2-2 draw on matchday 3 of the championship on Thursday. Kafayat Ajani and Christy Ucheibe ensured Nasarawa Amazons were 2-0 up before Joy Jegede and Jennifer Ajuyah restored

Under floodlights, Rivers Angels and Bayelsa Queens settle for draw in third place playoffs

Chibuogwu Nnadiegbulam BENIN CITY,  October 12, 2017 - Rivers Angels and Bayelsa Queens played out a barren draw to wrap up their campaign in the Nigeria Women Premier League Super Four at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium on Thursday. The result means Bayelsa Queens will go home with the 1million naira reserved for

Nasarawa Amazons march to Super Four Championship final with Rivers Angels scalp

Chibuogwu Nnadiegbulam BENIN CITY,  October 10, 2017 - Nasarawa Amazons have qualified for the final of the on going Nigeria Women Premier League Super Four championship, with a 2-1 victory over defending champions Rivers Angels on Tuesday at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium. Rivers Angels seemed the quicker off the blocks but Nasarawa