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Group Calls For Sports Minister’s Aide Sack Over Anti-doping Scandal

Towards championing accountability in the country, the Eagle –Eye Transparency Initiative (ETI) has called for the sack of the sports minister, Sunday Dare’s , Special Adviser on Sports Mary Onyali-Omagbemi over anti-doping scandal.   Mary Onyali-Omagbemi , who was appointed by the Sunday Dare as Special Adviser on Sports last …

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AS Trencin Completes Signing of Nigeria U20 Star Ahmad Ghali

Slovakian club AS Trencin, have completed the signing of 19 year old Ahmad Ghali, from Mahanaim FC Abuja, for an undisclosed fee. The Slovakian club announced the signing of the Nigeria U20 star on their official TV, AS TV, where Ahmad Ghali revealed that his aspiration is to perfom better …

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Former ABS Manager/Coach Ojekunle escapes death

Tragedy was averted on Wednesday when Former ABS F.C  Manager/ Coach, Folabi Ojekunle, escaped deaths in an auto crash along Ogbomoso area of Oyo State, Sportswaka.com. can reports.  The accidents which occurred at about 5:00pm when his Toyota camry car ran into a near by bush at Aburuka, along Oyo …

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Nigeria declared Olympic capital of Africa by IOC president

The President, International Olympic Committee, Dr Thomas Bach has formally named Nigeria as the Olympics headquarters of Africa. He made the declaration during the commissioning of the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) building in Jahi, Abuja. “Today, we are writing a sport history with the inauguration of …

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Reactions Trail AFN’s Technical Director Sack By Sports Minister

By @Vjwale      There has been increased chatter surrounding the recent move made by the Minister of youth and sports development, Sunday Dare in sacking the Technical Director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Sunday Adeleye. Adeleye who was removed on the count of ascertained gross misconduct which …

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Nigeria Is Ready For IOC President Visit – Gumel 

The President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), Engr, Habu Gumel, stated that all adequate preparation has been put in place to formally welcome the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President, Dr Thomas Bach into the country. Bach, a German lawyer and former Olympic fencer will be on a two day …

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21 Teams Set For Maiden Kebbi Taekwondo Open  

Almost 120 confirmed athletes from 21 teams and states are set to kick off the 1st Kebbi Taekwondo Open Championships, scheduled for  Saturday November 9 to Monday 11 2019 at the Hauru Abdul Stadium in Kebbi State. Among the teams to be looked out for are the Nigeria Security and …

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Dare Demands Review Of Football Administration

By @Vjwale Following Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets elimination from the ongoing 2019 FIFA U17 World Cup in Brazil, the Minister for sports and youth development Sunday Dare, has called for the review of football administration at all levels in the country. Sports minister made this known via his official twitter handle …

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NPFL: LMC Sign 5-Year Deal With NEXT TV

The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) have received a big boost as the LMC announced a multi-million naira sponsorship deal with NEXT TV. Chairman of the league management company (LMC)  Mallam Shehu Dikko disclosed this at the Annual General Meeting of the LMC held in Abuja  on Wednesday. He said …

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Bayern Turn Down Wenger For Vacant Manager’s Post

Bayern Munich have turned down an approach from Arsene Wenger to take over the vacant manager’s position following the sacking of Niko Kovac, the German champions said on Thursday. “Arsene Wenger called (Bayern chairman) Karl-Heinz Rummenigge on Wednesday afternoon to make him aware of his interest in the job,” a …

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‘Injured Gomes Could Play Again This Season’

Everton midfielder Andre Gomes could play again before the end of the season after surgery on his broken ankle went well, his club manager Marco Silva said yesterday. The 26-year-old Portuguese international suffered a fracture dislocation of the right ankle after being tripped by Tottenham Hotspur’s Son Heung-min in Sunday’s …

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Police Officer Charged With Murder of Footballer

A policeman has been charged with the murder of former Aston Villa footballer Dalian Atkinson, who died after being tasered near his father’s home in 2016. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said the officer would be appearing in court in Birmingham on Thursday along with a colleague who has been …

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Eaglets’ Exit: Nigerians Blast NFF, Demand Garba’s Resignation

BY @Vjwaje The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has come under heavy attack from football loving Nigerians following the exit of the Golden Eaglets from the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil at the round of 16. The fans are demanding immediate resignation of the team’s head coach, Manu Garba, …

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Tokyo 2020: FG Signs MOU With Kisarazu City

By @Vjwale  The Federal government through the Ministry of youth and sports development yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Kisarazu City, Japan for Team Nigeria to camp in the organic city ahead of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. The sports minister, Sunday Dare who jointly signed the MoU with …

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