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    Volleyball: Exciting Times Ahead For Nigeria

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    The on-going Federation of International Volleyball, FIVB, Level II Coaching Course taking place at the Package B of the National Stadium, Abuja, is serving as a springboard for the improvement of volleyball in the country. For lovers and followers of the game, it is a welcome development that Nigeria Volleyball Federation president, Habu Gumel, is…

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  • FIVB Level II Coaching Course: Gumel Tasks Participants To Make Nigeria Proud

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    The president of Nigeria Volleyball Federation, Habu Gumel, has tasked coaches undergoing training at the Federation of International Volleyball, FIVB, Level II Coaching Course holding at the National Institute of Sport, Abuja, to ensure that they make the country proud by excelling in the training. Gumel spoke to journalists on Wednesday during the official commencement…

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    All Set For FIVB Level II Coaches’ Course

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    Officials of the International Federation of Volleyball (FIVB) will arrive Nigeria on Monday for an International Level II Coaches’ Course intended to upgrade and prepare volleyball coaches in the country in line with international standard. The programme, which is only for coaches across the nation who have passed their Level I course, will commence from…

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    Volleyball: FCT Schools Eagerly Await 3rd Air Force Chief Grassroots Tournament

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    Despite the delayed resumption of schools as a result of the Ebola scare, secondary schools in the nation’s capital are stepping up preparations for the third edition of the annual Chief of Air Staff-sponsored Grassroots Volleyball Championship. The idea for a grassroots tournament as part of the Air Force’s corporate social responsibility was muted and…

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    NFF Glass House Fire: Sabotage Or Coincidence?

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    The fire that razed the offices of the general secretary and the head of finance of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Wednesday continues to elicit reactions from Nigerians, with some claiming it was a deliberate attempt by the embattled leadership to obliterate evidence against it, while some think otherwise. The incident occurred two days…

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    We’ll Produce World Beaters For Rio 2016 – Ndanusa

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    Nigeria Olympic Committee President, Sani Ndanusa, is confident Nigeria can produce world class athletes that will do the country proud at the 2016 Olympics in Brazil. Speaking to LEADERSHIP Sunday Sports on the efforts put in place to forestall a repeat of the country’s woeful performance in London, where Nigeria failed to win a single…

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    Nigeria 16th Most Valuable Team In Brazil

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    Nigeria’s Super Eagles are the 16th most valuable team among the 32 countries taking part in this year’s World Cup in Brazil, according to a report. With an insurable value of £143.1m, the average value of an Eagle is £6.2 m. Nigeria is third among African countries, behind Cameroon (11th with £195.8m) and Ghana (14th…

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    NBBF/IMG Pact: We Are Diversifying Sports – Minister

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    The minister of sports, Tammy Danagogo, has assured Nigerians that attention is being given to other sports, as the ministry tries to ensure that football alone does not get all the devotion government gives to sports development. He made this known when the basketball federation president, Tijjani Umar, led a high-level delegation of investors interested…

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    Day Alekwu Got Abortionist Into Trouble

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    All hell broke loose when Moses (other names with-held), a serial abortionist, was arrested four months after carrying out his trade on someone who turned out to be another’s wife. SAMUEL MALIK who witnessed the complicated outcome writes on the near-hilarious event.   For years, he held sway, becoming very popular for his mastery of ridding…

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