• Argungu Polo: Bauchi Dokaji Farms Lift Gov’s Cup

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    Bauchi Dokaji Farms, over the weekend, emerged winners of the Governor’s Cup of the just concluded Argungu Polo Tournament in Birnin Kebbi. No fewer than 10 polo teams took part in the maiden edition of the NSK Polo Tournament which galloped off on Friday and ended on Sunday in Argungu, Kebbi State. The participating teams…

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  • Nigerian Clubs And Continental Jinx

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    Gone are the days when Nigerian clubs ruled the continent. In the ‘70s and early ‘80s, Nigerian clubs were forces to reckon with in Africa. Shootings Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan and Rangers International of Enugu painted the continent red with their outstanding performances. No wonder, players from both clubs formed the nucleus of…

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  • Ansar-Ud-Deen Will Continue To Complement Govt’s Effort In Education Sector – National Vice President

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    Alhaji Yusuf Adebayo Ibrahim, the national vice president, Ansar Ud Deen Society of Nigeria which comprises the 19 Northern States and FCT in this interview with TAOFEEK LAWAL talked on the role his organisation has played in propagating Islamic and western education and advised Islamic organisations to live up to their responsibilities by helping those…

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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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