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    CAF Player Award: Why Nigeria Is Losing Out–Gaiya

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    Nigerian players will continue to lose out in the CAF Africa Player of the Year award except they (Nigerian footballers) up their game and compete at the very top with other African players. This was the view of former chairman House of Committee on Sports during the last National Assembly, Honourable Godfrey Ali Gaiya while…

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    Iran: A Reporter’s Diary

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    When we arrived at the Tehran International Airport after a 2 hours 36 minutes flight from Istanbul, the capital city of Turkey, our guide,ElhamDezhkam, an Iranian-American was already waiting to receive us. “Call me Ellie for short,” she told us as she picked us (we are five – myself, Ali, Kabiru, Abdullahi and Julius). We…

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    Kogi Wins 9th Ajanah B’ball Tourney

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    Team Kogi on New Year eve emerged winners of the 9th edition of the Justice Nasir Ajanah lnter Local Government Area Basketball Championship after beating Team Okene 31-29 points in a competitive game decided at the outdoor court of the Okene Club, in Okene, Kogi State. The winners came from behind after trailing in all…

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    Glo-CAF Awards: RMD, Mimi Fawaz Are Comperes

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    Sports journalist, premium show host and presenter of Sports 360 on Vox Africa, Mimi Fawaz and Nollywood legend, Richard  Mofe-Damijo (RMD) have been confirmed as the official comperes of the 2016 Glo-Caf Awards . A graduate of City University of London, Mimi, half-Nigerian and half-Lebanese, has worked for CNN, ESPN and ITV Television networks. Described…

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    Swansea To Appoint Clement As New Boss

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    Swansea City are set to appoint Paul Clement as their new manager. The Swans, bottom of the Premier League, are hopeful of completing a deal early this coming week. Clement, the former Derby boss and current Bayern Munich assistant, has been in talks with Swansea to become the club’s third manager of the season. He…

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    Mourinho Wants Martial Stay

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    Manchester United forward Anthony Martial should “listen to me and not his agent”, says manager Jose Mourinho. The Frenchman’s agent was reported to have said he is “studying” an option for his client to move to Sevilla. Martial, 21, was United’s top scorer last season with 17 goals, but his equalizer in Saturday’s 2-1 Premier…

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    Osinbajo Seeks Reformative Process For Prisoners

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    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has harped on the need to ensure a reformative process for prisoners while they are in prison to create a better society. The vice president added that government effort must go beyond apprehending and punishing offenders but also ensure appropriate reformation to make them better person outside the prison. Osinbajo made…

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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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