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  • Our Rio Experience, Lesson For Tokyo 2020 –

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    In this exclusive interview with TAOFEEK LAWAL, former chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Sports in the last National Assembly, Hon Godfrey Ali Gaiya speaks on how Nigeria can get it right at the 202 Olympics to be hosted by Japan,  the resuscitation of the National Sport Commission (NSC) and the call on the present…

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  • Qur’anic Reciters Raise The Alarm Over Espionage

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    The centre for Qur’anic reciters of Nigeria has raised the alarm over alleged plans by the Turkish government to register a non-governmental organisation in Nigeria, Ma’arif foundation, which will among other things, be used as an espionage agency. The Kano-based Islamic group also cautioned the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia against its planned involvement with the…

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  • Okagbare To Get Disgraced Lebedeva’s Beijing 2008 Medal

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    Nigeria’s track queen Blessing Okagbare is set to be awarded the silver medal in the women’s long jump event of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games after Russia’s Tatyana Lebedeva tested positive to drug test. This was confirmed by the International Olympic Committee on their official website on Wednesday following an intelligence-gathering process that started in…

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  • La Liga Nigeria Will Add Value To NPFL – Adepoju

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    Mutiu ‘Headmaster’ Adepoju is a former Nigerian international. He represented the country at three editions of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCONs) and three World cups. In this exclusive interview with TAOFEEK LAWAL, the country’s manager of relationships with the Spanish League in Nigeria, La Liga Nigeria counsels on how a Nigerian can win the…

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  • China Move Good For Mikel – Rohr

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    Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr, has expressed his satisfaction with his captain, John Obi Mikel’s move to the Chinese Super League. According to Rohr, the move to the Chinese league is good for Mikel because it will give him the opportunity to have more playing time. The Eagles’ handler made this statement while speaking…

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  • NPFL: LMC Approves Shagamu Stadium For Remo Stars

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    The League Management Company (LMC) has approved the Shagamu International Stadium for Remo Stars’ home matches in the forthcoming Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) season. The Shagamu based Remo Stars are featuring in the Premier League for the first time in their history after they picked the ticket to the elite division last season and…

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  • Don’t Ask Me Questions About My Future – Griezmann

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    Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann is unhappy with yet more questions on his future, complaining that Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Gareth Bale are never quizzed the same way. The France international signed a new deal last June, tying him to Atletico until 2021, but the forward continues to face speculation surrounding a move away…

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