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    Schools Battle For Adegbile Memorial Football Tourney In Kaduna

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    Twenty-eight secondary schools are participating in the Kaduna Centre of the 2016 edition of the Late Dr. Philip Adegbile Memorial Inter Secondary Schools  Football Championship,  at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna.  This was disclosed to LEADERSHIP Sports by the Secretary of the Youth Sports Federation of Nigeria (YSFON), Kaduna State Chapter, Malam Abdulrazak Usman. According to him, the…

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    My Purported Suspension From PDP Is An Illegality – Kashamu

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    The Senator representing Ogun East in the National Assembly, Buruji Kashamu, said his purported suspension from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) was an illegality that cannot stand. In a statement he personally signed yesterday, Kashamu said he would not have dignified some people he described as characters that are full of illegalities with a response….

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  • Nigeria Moves Up In FIFA Ranking

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    Nigeria senior national team, the Super Eagles, have moved up to 50th in November Fifa ranking. Gernot Rohr’s men stepped up ten places in the grading released by the world football ruling body, and are eighth in Africa. Gernot Rohr’s men stepped up ten places in the grading released by the world football ruling body,…

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  • We’ll Reach 3000 Kids Before 2016 Ends – Kid & Play Boss

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    The chairman of the free, after-school sports programme for children, Kid & Play, Michael Atege Enahoro, has pledged that his organisation, which has reached out to 800 children between the ages of 8 and 18, would do all in its power to reach about 3000 children. Enahoro’s grassroots development initiative unearths talented children between the…

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    Masari, Wife, To Grace Aisha Buhari Soccer Final

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    Governor Aminu Bello Masari and his wife, Hajia Binta are among top dignitaries expected to watch the final match of the First Lady, Aisha Buhari U-23 Female Soccer  Competition, billed for the Defence Industries Corporation (DIC) football field on October 28, 2016. The governor who was impressed that his state’s team, Katsina Queens, made it to…

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    2016 Kaduna International Polo Rakes In N29.5m

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    Ahead of the 2016 Kaduna International Polo Tournament, N29.5m was raised Saturday night during the cheque presentation from sponsors, held at the Ahmadu Yakubu Polo Club House. The biggest sponsorship of N5m was presented by Katsina State Government. Telecoms giants, MTN Nigeria presented N3m, while Ecobank and Imani and Sons were third with N2m. Seven…

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  • MFM Appreciates Gov Ambode’s Gestures

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    Following its glorious outing in the 2015/16 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season, the management of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Football Club of Lagos has expressed gratitude to the executive Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, for his unflinching support towards the team. The Lagos-based team hovered in the relegation zone, but,…

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    Abuja To Host 2016 Glo-CAF Awards

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    The Nigerian capital city, Abuja, will again host the 2016 Gala event of the prestigious Glo-CAF Awards on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at the International Conference Centre, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has confirmed. Abuja is hosting the awards for the third time, having hosted the inaugural edition in 2005 and the last  edition….

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    How An NGO Empowers Out Of School Children In Abuja

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    A non-governmental organization, Out of School Children Initiative in Nigeria (OSCIN), has taken up the responsibility of taking children off the streets and sends them to school to be responsible citizens for their community and the country at large. Speaking with LEADERSHIP in Abuja, OSCIN president, Mrs Patience Uhunamure said that she decided to come…

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