• Enyeama Free To Return To Super Eagles – NFF

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    The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) have insisted that they do not have any issues with Vincent Enyeama, who quit international football in 2015. This was after a row between back then Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh and Enyeama, the 34-year-old former Super Eagles captain and goalkeeper. The current Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr recently stated that he…

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  • US To Discuss Trade, Security With Australia Today

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    US Vice President Mike Pence is expected to discuss trade and regional security when he meets Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull Today, Australian and US officials said. Pence landed in Australia late yesterday, his fourth stop on a 10-day tour of US allies in the Asia-Pacific region that has included a series of roundtables with…

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  • Hadi Sirika: Walking His Talk

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    The Federal Government’s decision to close the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja to air traffic and flight operations for six weeks to enable the rehabilitation of the 3.6-kilometre runway elicited negative reactions from aviation experts and key stakeholders, many of who opted for segmented repairs instead. They had argued that the closure would have a…

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  • NPFL To Honour Dead Calabar Football Fans On Sunday

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    Players of Rangers International and Kano Pillars are to wear black arm bands during their rescheduled Match Day 9 fixture in Enugu this Sunday as a mark of respect for the 30 football fans that died in Calabar, Thursday night while watching European football in a commercial viewing center.   The fans were said to…

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  • Athletics: Russia To Miss London 2017

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    Russia’s ban from international athletics competition is set to extend beyond the World Championships in London in August, the International Association of Athletics Federations has announced. Russia’s ban from international competition is set to extend beyond the World Championships in London in August, the International Association of Athletics Federations has announced. The IAAF voted unanimously…

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  • Griezmann Won’t Join Man Utd’

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    Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo has branded Manchester United a “small team” when he was asked over whether Antoine Griezmann might depart the Vicente Calderon for Jose Mourinho’s side. Griezmann, 25, has been regularly linked with a move to Old Trafford since the summer, when his great friend Paul Pogba made a world-record switch to…

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  • North Korea ‘Gotta Behave’ – Trump

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    Donald Trump said North Korea has “gotta behave” as tensions between the two countries have become increasingly strained. Mr Trump made the remark while speaking during festivities at the annual White House Easter egg roll. In the past, Mr Trump has taken to Twitter to say North Korea was “behaving very badly” and “playing” with…

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