Super Eagles to Play Senegal, Burkina Faso in London

first_imgSuper Eagles Media Officer Toyin Ibitoye told that the friendly games in the March window have been finalised after a bit of concern on which teams the Eagles will face. “Both games will be in London and it will provide us with a stern test as we prepare for the Africa Cup of Nations and World Cup qualifiers. We had a few teams in mind but we have finally received confirmation for Senegal and Burkina Faso. The Ghana deal didn’t work presumably because they don’t have a coach now after Avram Grant resigned.“But all has been settled now, Senegal and Burkina Faso will be the two teams the Eagles will face in the March Fifa window,” he added.Nigeria are top of Group B of the 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifiers with six points from two matches. The Super Eagles will also do battle with South Africa, Libya and Seychelles for a spot at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram The Nigeria Football Federation has concluded plans for friendly games for the Super Eagles as they prepare for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in June and the resumption of the 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifiers in August.The Eagles will plat the Teranga Lions of Senegal in London on March 23 and then take on Burkina Faso four days later as they maximise the Fifa window next month.Senegal, who lost in the quarterfinal at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations and Burkina Faso who made the semifinals will provide a stern test for Gernot Rohr’s men who failed to qualify for the competition. To date, Nigeria haven’t played any games in 2017.last_img read more

Local Author Hosts Book Signing in Alpena

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThis If you love a good book, tomorrow you can pick up one or more and meet the local author behind it all.The novel Treason is a thriller about the kidnapping of a female president’s four adult children, as an attempt to get her to resign.Treason is the sequel to a previous novel written by Douglas Ewan Cameron, called Wings of a Butterfly. Both novels are unique pieces of work.“This one’s really different of the fact that it takes place in four different places there have to be involved different teams of people secret service so there’s no main character,” said Cameron.Cameron’s other novels range from a variety of genres including children’s, young adult, and even mysteries. Plus most take place and make references to our community.Tomorrow you’ll get a chance to get your copy and meet the master behind it all.“I’ll be signing books not only treason but I’ll have all my other ten books there and I’ll be signing those talking to people about them answering questions or whatever just trying to get people interested in my work,” said Cameron.Cameron is looking forward to the support of a community that he loves so much. The book signing will take place tomorrow at “Turn the Page Bookstore” located in the Thunderbay Shopping Center near Neimans.   AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisContinue ReadingPrevious Alpena Supports Breastfeeding Awareness MonthNext 22-Year-Old Arrested Following High Speed Chaselast_img read more