Nigeria’s president, Goodluck Jonathan, has responded to his side’s poor performance at the World Cup by suspending the national team from international football.

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Nicolas Sarkozy, Silvio Berlusconi and David Cameron take note. Nigeria’s president, Goodluck Jonathan, has responded to his side’s poor performance at the World Cup by suspending the national team from international football for the next two years.

It might sound like a drastic move but it has been greeted with enthusiasm by many in Nigeria who have grown tired of the corruption and mismanagement that blights their national game.

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