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Jalingo LG Wins Taraba Governor’s Cup

Jalingo local government has emerged the champions of the maiden edition of the Taraba state Governor’s Cup.  The epic finale of the championship which was decided at the Jolly Name stadium Jalingo in Taraba state on Sunday, saw Jalingo LG defeating Ibi local government 1-0 to lift the prestigious title …

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FCTUP Awards: Sportswaka Emerges Online Football Medium Of The Year

Sportswaka.com has emerged the Best Online Football Medium of the Year at the FCT Football Update Platform 2019 Awards. The Award ceremony which was held via the online platform on Monday, was witnessed by Nigeria’s sporting stakeholders. After series of screening, Sportswaka.com defeated other top mediums to pick the ultimate …

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Don’t join bad gangs, Kwara Deputy Governor warns Awoniyi

Kwara state Deputy Governor Mr Kayode Alabi has advised Nigeria international Taiwo Awoniyi not to join bad gangs for his career to last in football. Mr Alabi stated this on Monday, December 30, when Awoniyi and his crew visited the Deputy Governor in his office. Taiwo Awoniyi who currently plays …

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Team Nigeria Storm Cameroon For Camtel Beach Volleyball Championship

Nigeria’s Beach Volleyball teams yesterday arrived Yaoundé for the Camtel International Beach Volleyball Championship. Nigeria Police Force player, Obayemi Ogunshina and Nigeria Customs Service player, Simon Hilary will represent Nigeria in the men category. In the women category, Nigeria Customs Service player, Francisca Ikhiede and NSCDC player, Amarachi Kelechukwu will wear the …

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CSS Ogidi Wins 16th Olujumu Unity Cup

Community Secondary School (CSS) Ogidi have emerged champion of the 16th edition of Olujumu Unity Cup held at Ijumu Local Government Area of Kogi state. Community Secondary School Ogidi beat Iffe Secondary Commercial College via penalty 5-3 after a goalless 90 minutes at the Anglican Secondary School football pitch. CSS …

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Aduda Pledges To Develop Youth, Sports Ministry

The new Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of youth and sports development, Gabriel Tanimu Aduda has reaffirmed his total commitment to take the Ministry to a  higher  pedestal of achieving its vision and mandate for national cohesion and sustainable development.  Aduda made this known during the hand-over ceremony from the …

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Handball: Kwara To Host National U18 &21 C’hips Says Olubiyo

Kwara state has been given the hosting rights to host the National U18 and 21 Handball Championships said the chairman, Kwara state handball association, Emmanuel Olubiyo. He  stated this when the Deputy Governor, Kayode Alabi and the commissioner for sports, Joana Kolo visited the handball teams yesterday  at the state …

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I Sold My Properties To Support Super Eagles At 2019 AFCON-Abayomi 

The president, Authentic Nigeria Football Supporters Club, (ANFSC) Abayomi Ogunjimi, has revealed that he sold most of his properties to cheer Super Eagles to win the bronze medal at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Abayomi who spoke to LEADERSHIP sports stated that his passion for football led …

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U17 Volleyball Championship Serve Off In Kebbi

Over 100 players have converged in Kebbi state for the U17 Indoor Volleyball (female) and Beach Volleyball (male and female) championships. The North West volleyball championship is slated for 19th to 22nd December, 2019 at Haliru Abdul stadium, Birin Kebbi, Kebbi state. The president of the Nigeria Volleyball Federation, Engineer …

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Pascal, Iloenyosi Blasts Taribo West over ‘sinking’ Comments

A couple of former Nigerian international players have lambasted former defender Taribo West over his infantile remarks against the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation, including his statement that Nigerian Football is ‘sinking’, which they dismissed as ‘silly’. Former utility player Pascal Patrick MON, who was in Nigeria’s 1996 Olympic …

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Gov. El-Rufai Set To Renovate Ahmadu Bello Stadium

The Adoption Campaign initiative of the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development which was introduced to critical stakeholders by the Minister in Lagos earlier in the week appears to be gaining momentum with public and private individuals keying into the campaign. The initiative which has Adopt-an-Athlete and Adopt-a-pitch and Adopt …

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