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AWCON 2016 : Oparanozie dashes Cameroon Women Champions Hope of first time lifting of Cup.

December 4, 2016

Nigeria’s Super Falcons on Saturday in Yaounde won the 2016 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations (AWCON) for the eighth time after beating hosts Cameroon 1-0 . An 84th minute goal from Desire Oparanozie was enough for Nigeria to retain the trophy they won in Namibia two years ago, when they beat the same Indomitable Lionesses […]

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Platini insists he needs know why CAS 4yrs ban on him.

August 30, 2016

Michel Platini, former UEFA President  Former UEFA President, Michel Platini has requested that the Court for Arbitration of Sport (CAS) explain the reason why it decided to ban him for four years from all activities relating to football. Originally banned for eight years, Platini took action, got his ban reduced to six on appeal,only to […]

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“Nigerian Sports has nose dived before I took over,” Dalung cries out.

August 30, 2016

Solomon Dalung, Nigeria’s Sports Minister. The Minister of Sports, Mr. Solomon Dalung has kicked against those who have been calling for his sack after the nation’s poor outing at the 2016 Rio Olympics, saying he is not the problem of sports in Nigeria. According to Dalung ,the poor performance in Nigerian Sports has been there before […]

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Rio Olympics: Usain Bolt proves superiority,sets special record.

August 15, 2016

Jamaica’s Usain Bolt has shown his class at the ongoing Olympics in Rio, Brazil as he marvellously finished to create a record nobody is sure would be surpassed or even matched any time in this generation ànd some say in this life time. Jamaica’s Usain won the 100m gold medal in 9.81 seconds making it […]

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Ex FIFA President Blatter had successful surgery for skin cancer.

July 10, 2016

Embed from Getty Images Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter has had a successful surgery after being diagnosed with skin cancer and has been released from hospital, according to his spokesman on Sunday. Blatter’s spokesman Thomas Renggli told the press that the 80-year old Blatter who was disgraced out of office as FIFA President recently required […]

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Wimbledon : Djokovic trailing; Federer wins.

July 1, 2016

World No 1 in lawn tennis,Novak Djokovic was facing Wimbledon humiliation on Friday before rain saved him from his worst defeat at the tournament since 2008. Three-time winner and defending champion, Djokovic, who is halfway to the first calendar Grand Slam in 47 years, dropped the first two sets of his third round clash against […]

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Yobo now SSA,Sports Development to Gov Wike.

May 31, 2016

Joseph Yobo,former Super Eagles Captain. Rivers State Governor, Nyesom  Wike has appointed Former Super Eagles Captain, Joseph Yobo as his Senior Special Assistant on Sports Development. The governor has also appointed Mr Chibuzor Aholu as Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Financial Matters. A statement by Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Rivers State […]

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