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  • Tokyo 2020: IOC threatens to drop boxing

    Amateur boxing is facing expulsion from the Olympic Games in Tokyo in 2020 by the International Olympic Committee over grave concerns relating to the sport’s finances and governance, Thomas Bach, the IOC president, warned on Sunday. Following a two-day executive board meeting in Pyeongchang, ahead of this week’s Winter Games, Bach said the IOC had…

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  • Ekweremadu kicks-off 2018 Ikeoha Youth Sports Championship

    The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, kicked-off the 2018 edition of the Ikeoha Youth Sports Championship at the Awgu Township Stadium, Enugu State at weekend. Declaring open the annual Championship, which features competitions in football, basketball, and athletics by the youth in the five Local Government Areas, LGAs, in Enugu West Senatorial…

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  • Akwa united, Dana seal partnership in Uyo

    Dana Airlines, Friday, February 2, 2018 in Uyo officially sealed their sponsorship as Airline of the foremost Premier league. In an impressive ceremony held at the Akwa United Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Mr. Obi Mbanuzu, Chief Operating Officer/Accountable Manager of Dana said his airline, a foremost player in the Nigerian aviation industry was delighted to…

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  • 2018 Access bank lagos city marathon: I am battle ready -Olamide

    Oluwaseun Olamide, winner of the Nigeria women prize money at the inaugural edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, held in 2016, has vowed not only to reclaim her title on Saturday, February 10, 2018 but also challenge East African and other elite runners for the ultimate prize. “It’s a shame I finished eighth…

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  • Tennis: Kvitova wins St Petersburg Open

    Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova won her first title of the year with a dominant victory over Kristina Mladenovic at the St Petersburg Open. The Czech needed just 65 minutes to beat 2017 champion Mladenovic 6-1 6-2 for her 21st career WTA title. Kvitova, who fell to an early first-round exit at last month’s Australian…

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  • JUST IN: IBB debunks statement on President Buhari

    Toks David, Lagos | Barely six hours after a statement attributed to former military Head of State, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, made the rounds across major media Sunday, the former statesman has issued a statement refuting, denying and disavowing the now widely circulated original letter. This was contained in a statement signed by Babangida and…

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  • President’s funding of amnesty programme paying off – Ijaw youths

    Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa Ijaw youths from nine states of the Niger Delta region have risen in defence of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Chairman of the Presidential Amnesty Implantation Committee, Brig. Gen. Paul Boroh, dismissing allegations of shoddy implementation of the presidential amnesty programme. The Ijaw youths, who are members of Serving…

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  • Petrol tanker explodes near Anambra market

    Aloysius Attah, Onitsha An articulated tanker laden with 33,000 liters of petrol crashed into Nkwo Ogidi market, Idemili North LGA, bursting into flames and razing down about 17 shops with goods worth millions of naira. An eye witness Chukwudi Arinze told Daily Sun that the vehicle at about 11 am was climbing a steep section of the…

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  • Nigeria tilting to one party state, PRP warns

    Layi Olanrewaju, Ilorin Nigeria is heading towards a one-party state, an opposition, the People’s Redemption Party (PRP) raised the alarm, on Sunday. The party warned that the country was at the verge of being turned to a one-party state should the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)-led immediate-past government be…

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  • FOR THE RECORDS: IBB writes Buhari, says ‘Don’t run in 2019’

    Not long ago, former President Olusegun Obasanjo released a statement where he advised President Muhammadu Buhari, among others, not to seek reelection in 2019. Another former president,Gen. Ibrahim Babangida has written his own missive to the incumbent leader also urgin him to jettisone the idea of seeking second term in office. Below is the full…

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