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Chelsea and nine-man Ajax share spoils in thrilling 4-4 draw

Chelsea and nine-man Ajax Amsterdam battled to an incident-packed 4-4 draw in Champions League Group H on Tuesday, with the hosts coming back from...

Kano team set new record, win 5th para-soccer championship

The Kano state para-soccer team have won the seventh edition of National Para-Soccer Championship after defeating their Katsina counterparts 2-1 in the final on Thurdsay in Abuja. The News...

FIFA Ranking: Nigeria drops by one spot, now world 35th

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have dropped by one spot in the FIFA World ranking for the month of October to now place as world 35th...

Nasarawa govt donates N15m to state-owned football clubs

The Nasarawa State Government on Tuesday donated the sum of N15 million to both the Nasarawa United and Nasarawa Amazons, two state-owned football clubs...

NBBF President’s Cup: Lagos Islanders, Dodan Warriors secure victories

Lagos Islanders started their campaign in the 2019 Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) men championship tagged “President’s Cup” on a winning note on Monday in...

Mourinho and Solskjaer fire back at Klopp

The journey from the bench to the pundit’s studio is so quick in the modern game that some could be forgiven for thinking Manchester...

Liverpool winning streak ends with draw at Manchester United

Manchester United ended Liverpool’s 100 percent start to the 2019/2020 English Premier League (EPL) season —- and their 17-match winning streak —- with a...

Mrs. Buhari unveils 2020 World Para Power-Lifting World Cup

First Lady, Federal Republic of Nigeria has unveiled athletes that will compete in the 2020 world para-powerlifting world cup being hosted in Abuja, Nigeria...

NFF moving into online match reporting system, Kalli says

Babagana Kalli, an Executive Committee member of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), says the federation is gradually working towards moving into the online match reporting...

World Beach Games Wrestling: Onyebuchi wins gold, Genesis settles for silver

African champion, Blessing Onyebuchi (+70kg), has capped a memorable outing for Nigeria at the inaugural, ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, Qatar with a...

Spain draw 1-1 with Sweden to qualify for Euro 2020

A stoppage-time strike by substitute Rodrigo cancelled out Marcus Berg’s opener for Sweden and gave Spain the draw they needed to qualify for Euro...

Golden Eaglets lose 1-2 to Sao Paulo in friendly

Five –time world champions, Golden Eaglets of Nigeria lost 1-2 to Sao Paulo U17 side in a friendly game played at the Sorocaba Sports...
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An Iranian lawmaker offered a $3 million reward to anyone who killed U.S. President Donald Trump and said Iran could avoid threats...

Op-ed by the President of the 74th session of the General Assembly, Tijjani Muhammad-Bande: “The 2020 International Day of Education: Any cause for celebration?”

By its Resolution A/Res/73/25 of December 2018, the General Assembly invited “all Member States, organizations of the United Nations system,...

JAMB revenue officer, boss failed to remit N36.5m revenue

An EFCC witness, Stanley Ani, on Tuesday told an FCT High Court, N36.5 million was not remitted to the Joint Admission and...

Anambra Central and Umeh’s 17-month representation – By Michael Jegede

Chief Victor Umeh, a fellow of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers, is one of the highly respected politicians from...