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Dalung To Officiate Fashikun’s Remembrance Novelty Match

Former Minister of Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung will on Monday officiate a novelty match to commemorate one year remembrance of the passing away of veteran and investigative Journalist, Olajide Fashikun.  The match is being put together by Friends and Colleagues of the late Journalist will see both Friends of Jide …

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Wolves Vs Liverpool: Can Wolves End Liverpool’s Long Unbeaten Run?

By Ojimaojo Y.Abubakar The two busiest premier league teams in England meet at Molineux later in the evening, in what should be a really an enjoyable encounter. This will be Wolves’ 40th match of the season and Liverpool’s 39th. Jurgen Klopp side thrashed Manchester United at the Anfield last weekend, …

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How Nigeria’s cricket team ‘shocked the world’

Debutants Nigeria are set to face England at the Under-19 cricket World Cup, but as Janine Anthony reports from Lagos, cricket is still very much a minority sport in the West African country. The players knelt down, praised God and some even cried after the winning runs were struck that …

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Victor Moses Arrives In Milan For Medical

Italian Serie A giants Inter Milan are on the verge of announcing the signing of former Nigeria international Victor Moses. According to transfer market guru Gianluca Di Marzio, the Chelsea wing-back is scheduled to undergo a medical with The Nerazzurri on Tuesday after arriving in Milan on Monday evening. Inter Milan …

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Sports Ministry Partners WILCO on Digital Skills 

In line with his resolve to ensure that the Youth Development mandate of the Ministry goes hand in hand with its Sports Development mandate, Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, Monday in Abuja, led senior officials of the Ministry in the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding …

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Team FCT Begins 2020 National Sports Festival quest Today

The contingent from the Federal Capital Territory Abuja made up of five teams that departed Abuja on Monday have arrived Ilorin the Kwara State capital for the north central   zonal qualifiers ahead of the 2020 National Sports Festival in EDO State later in the year. Bidding the contingent farewell in …

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Who will star next After Ronaldo and Messi

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi dominated the 2010s with their brilliance. No-one even came close. But Juventus forward Ronaldo, 34, and Barcelona’s Messi, 32, can’t go on forever. Who will take their place? Here are players that might emerge as new leaders of the global game over the next 10 …

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Nigeria To Host 2020 Africa Cycling Track Cup

The African Cycling Confederation (CAC) has given Nigeria the hosting rights for the second edition of the Senior Africa Cycling Track Cup. This was revealed by the president of the Cycling Federation of Nigeria (CFN), Engr. Giandomenico Massari, while speaking to newsmen on the arrival of Team Nigeria to the …

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FIBA Afrobasket C/ship: D’Tigers to battle Mali, Rwanda, Algeria

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) said that D’Tigers would compete in Qualification Group D alongside Mali, Rwanda and Algeria for a place in the 2021 FIBA Afrobasket Championship. The federation’s Media Officer, Afolabi Oni, disclosed in a statement that the team which narrowly lost the title in 2017 to co-hosts …

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NPFL: Plateau Utd Crush Adamawa Utd to go Top

Plateau United crushed visiting Adamawa United 5-0 in Jos yesterday to regain the top spot of the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) . The Jos team leapfrogged Lobi Stars and Rivers United to climb back to the summit. Plateau who began the day third place, knew a win for them …

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LMC still awaits report on breach of public order in Katsina

The League Management Company has been engaging the relevant authorities in respect to the unsavoury incident that occurred within the city of Katsina after the match day 15 NPFL match in Katsina between Katsina United and Kano Pillars. We are still awaiting the on-the- spot report from relevant authorities on …

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2020  Africa Cycling C/Ship : Team Nigeria Wins 11 medals

Team Nigeria won four gold, three silver and four bronze medals to finish the  2020 African Track Cycling Championship in Cairo, Egypt in grand style. The championship which began  last Thursday  ended yesterday, which was organised by the African Cycling Confederation (CAC). According to information on the competition’s website indicated …

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Nigeria Begin Quest For World Cup Glory

Nigeria’s U-19 male cricket team, Junior Yellow-greens, are set to begin their chase for glory at the ongoing 2020 International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup in South Africa, as they take on Australia in Kimberley for their opening group B match, today. Nigeria’s young lads who are making their debut …

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