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Nigerian Army Sports Festival will begin Tokyo 2020 Olympic Preparation -Dalung

The Chief of Army Staff Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai has announced that the 16th Nigerian Army Sports Festival will hold in Abuja from October 10 to 15, 2016. Lt. Gen...

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2016 NYG: States, sports federations not doing enough to develop sports, says Are

Ademola Are, Director of Grassroots Sports Development, Ministry of Youths and Sports, has accused sports federations and state governments of not doing enough to...

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2016 National Youth Games Medals Table Update: How states are performing in ilorin

As the second edition of Nigeria’s National Youth Games progresses in University of Ilorin, Kwara State tagged: ‘Unilorin 2016′ rages on, the main organising...

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2016 National Youth Games: Officials lament as over-age athletes flood event

Even as the National Youth Games, NYG progresses, many athletes who have been adjudged over-age have been allowed to take part in the various sporting events. Despite...

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Kogi Central or West, We are all brothers – Smart Adeyemi urges support for Gov Bello

Senator Smart Adeyemi has called on all stakeholders in Kogi state to give their support to governor Yahaya Bello to greater heights. Adeyemi, in an interview with...

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VOA Trains 36 Journalists, Students , On Entrepreneurial Journalism

The Voice of America (VOA) on Monday began a four-day training for practicing journalists and students to promote entrepreneurship development in the country. The VOA...

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ABS welfare officer, Abdallah narrates ‘hell experience’ in Sapele against J. Atete

The Welfare officer of Abubakar Bukola Saraki (ABS) Ilorin FC, Ahmed Abdallah, has said that his team saw hell in Sapele, Delta State when players, officials and fans of...

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Flamingoes arrive Jordan for Fifa U17 Women’s World Cup with high expectations

Nigeria U17 women team have landed in Amman, Jordan on Tuesday morning for the Fifa U17 Women’s World Cup ahead of Saturday’s opening Group C clash with...

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All set for Rowing, Canoe and Sailing exhibition at National Youth Games

All is set for the rowing and sailing exhibition event of the 2016 National Youth Games holding at the Permanent site of the University of Ilorin. The event which will...

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2016 National Youth Games: Kwara dominates Table Tennis event

Iyanu Falana won gold for the hosts, Kwara after defeating compatriot Sukurat Aiyelagan in the final of the in the female table tennis’ singles category of the...

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2016 National Youth Games: Akwa Ibom, Ogun claim gold in Judo event

Akwa Ibom’s Uforoemem Bassey Effiong (female) and Aremu Peter of Team Ogun clinched gold medal in the -44Kg and -56Kg category respectively in Judo event at the...

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Ali Ndume: Senate is against FG’s proposal to sell national assets

The Nigerian Senate has announced that it will oppose the proposed move by the Federal government to sell the country’s national assets. Ali Ndume, leader of the...

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Senate swears in two new Kogi and Imo senators

The Senate on Tuesday has sworn in Mr. Isaac Alfa (PDP, Kogi-East) and Benjamin Uwajimogu (APC, Imo-North). More to come…. Comments

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ITTF World Cup: I’m not under pressure to perform in Germany – Aruna Quadri

With few days to the commencement of the 2016 ITTF World Cup, Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri believes his world rating would not put him under intense pressure to excel in...

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African Development Bank approve $1 billion loan grant to Nigeria

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved $1 billion loan for the financing of Nigeria’s N2.2 trillion budget deficit in the 2016 fiscal year. Besides the loan,...