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  • Group Petitions IGP Over Alleged Murder Of Youth Leader

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    Supreme Niger Delta Youth Council Worldwide (SNDYCW) has petitioned the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, to intervene and ensure accelerated investigation is carried out on the alleged gruesome murder of one, late Comrade Aji Ngoya, youth leader, Eleme local government area of River state and prosecute those implicated. In a petition to…

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  • 2018 C’wealth Games Queen Baton Relay To Arrive April 1st

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    The Queen’s Baton Relay for the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, would arrive the country on April 1, 2017. The traditional ‘Baton Relay’ which would serve as a curtain-raiser for the Commonwealth Games, would be accompanied by a five-man international team to Nigeria and depart the country four days after, on April…

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  • 2017 Hajj: NAHCON Saves $12.3m From Direct Contracts

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    Ahead of the commencement of the 2017 pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia for hajj rites, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has revealed that its direct contract negotiation with landlords in the holy city of Medina has saved Nigeria about $12.3m. The executive chairman of the commission, Barrister Abdullahi Mukthar Muhammad made the disclosure during a…

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  • Cricket: NCF Invites 22 To Camp For Regional Qualifiers

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    The Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) has invited 22 players to camp ahead of the ICC Regional qualifier – African Division Championship slated for Johannesburg, South Africa, from April 7 to 17, 2017. The players,LEADERSHIP Sports learnt, are expected to report to the NCF Guest House, Efab Estate, Lokogoma, Abuja, on March 5, 2017, with a…

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  • Don’t Shroud Benue H’ball Tourney In Secrecy, Mega Veterans Advise HFN Boss

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    Ahead of the next month’s National Open Handball Championship in Makurdi, Benue State, Mega Handball Veterans – a body of ex-internationals, coaches, referees and club managers – has accused the president of Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN) Yusuf Dauda of shrouding everything about the tournament in secrecy. The group alleged that Dauda single-handedly fixed March…

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  • First Gospel Reality TV Show Underway

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    The first gospel reality television show in African, ‘Worship With Volla’ is set to hit the airwaves soon. The show is a brain child of a sensational gospel artiste, Kelvin Idohosa (aka Volla), who has featured famous gospel artistes in Nigeria on hit singles and album. The show which would feature 30 minutes of intense…

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  • We’re Not At War With HFN – Handball Veterans

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    The Mega Handball Veterans – comprising of ex-internationals, coaches and referees has denied reports making the rounds that they are at war with the president of the Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN), Yusuf Dauda, insisting that they have no issue with the HFN boss. Rather, the group told LEADERSHIP Sports that its statutory duty and…

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  • Embrace FG’s Change, Lulu Urges Nigerians

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    Former president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Sani Lulu Abdullahi, has appealed to Nigerians to key into the ‘change begins with me’ mantra of President Muhammadu Buhari-ledadministration for the overall progress of the country. Lulu, who make the called while speaking on NTA’s live interview programme, monitored by our reporter, said this will…

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