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Minister Approves $135, 000 Refund To IAAF 2-Years After

Minister of Youth and Sports development, Sunday Dare has approved, the sum of $135, 000 to be refund to the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). It would be recalled that the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) mistakenly granted the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) $150,000 instead of $15,000. The amount …

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2020 NSF: Stakeholders Task FCTA On Early Release Of Fund For Contingent

 Stakeholders in sports has appealed to authorities of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA for  early release of fund for the athletes that will represent the FCT at the  forthcoming 2020 National Sports Festival,  NSF in Edo, Benin city. Tolulope Oguntimehin, a sports journalist and Vice Chairman, Sports Writers Association, …

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Mourinho Set For Madrid As Zidane Sack Looms

Real Madrid have allegedly made contact with former boss Jose Mourinho as they consider potential replacements for Zinedine Zidane. While Real’s defeat to Mallorca at the weekend was their first in La Liga this season, Zidane has witnessed his side struggle for consistency since the middle of August. Speculation persists …

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Nigeria, Egypt for ITTF Team World Cup

Nigeria and Egypt will represent the African continent at the 2019 ITTF Team World Cup holding at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium. The five-day serves off on November 6 to 10 and it is a table tennis test event for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to be hosted by Japan. Nigeria secured …

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AUSC Set to Begin Young Leaders In Sports Seminar In Abuja 

Africa Union Sports Council, AUSC Region 2, will today begin the first edition of the Young Leaders in Sports Seminar in Abuja.  The seminar will run from today to Saturday, October 26, 2019, as one participant from the 15 member countries in the West Africa region are expected to participate …

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Why Real Madrid reject Arsenal bid for Ceballos

Real Madrid have reportedly rejected a bid worth £26m from Arsenal for the permanent transfer of Dani Ceballos. The Spaniard moved to the Emirates on a season-long loan over the summer after being told that his playing time would be limited under Zinedine Zidane. Ceballos has so far impressed for …

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Volleyball: Nigeria Correction Service holds on winning streak

Nigeria Correction Service beat Kada Kings 3-0 (25-20, 25-21) to continue her unbeaten run on Day 4 at the ongoing National Volleyball League Division one in Bauchi state. The duo of Dauda Saje and Emenike Ezike capitalised on the lapses of Kada Stars to recorded their 3 straight wins at …

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Success Makanjuola dazzles in debut as Leganes beat Aravaca

Nigeria promising young star Success Makanjuola wasted no time to show glimpses of his skills when he made his debut for new club Leganes in the team’s 2-0 win over Aravaca in the Spanish Division De honor juvenil.   The former Water FC of Abuja wing sensation completed his move …

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Bonfrere blames Eagles for CHAN failure

Former Super Eagles coach, Jo Bonfrere, has blamed Super Eagles B’s exit from the CHAN 2020 on attackers of the team. Despite their 2-0 win against Togo at the Agege Stadium in Lagos on Saturday, the Eagles failed to qualify for the 2020 CHAN, losing 4-3 on aggregate. Bonfrere faulted …

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13 teams battle for NBA-FIBA Basketball League title

13 teams will be participating in the 2019 NBBF organised National Championship tagged President Cup. The championship taking place in Ilorin, Kwara state have seen teams divided into 2 groups with matches to be played in a round robin format. In group A, Rivers Hoopers will slug it out against …

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