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    Three Nigerians ranked among top 10 female wrestlers in the world

Three Nigerians ranked among top 10 female wrestlers in the world

Three Nigerians have been named among the top 10 female wrestlers in the world -- in their various wrestling categories.This is according to the international governing body for the sport of amateur wrestling, United World Wrestling (UWW) rankings, released on Thursday.Nigeria's Odunayo Adekuoroye has been ranked as the fourth best woman wrestler in the 57kg category of the United World Wrestling.Adekuoroye is ranked [...]

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    Nigeria, Egypt in Pot 1 as CAF holds AFCON 2019 draw Friday

Nigeria, Egypt in Pot 1 as CAF holds AFCON 2019 draw Friday

Nigeria has been seeded in Pot 1 for the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations finals draw ceremony which will hold in Cairo, Egypt, on Friday evening.It is scheduled to take place behind the famous Giza Pyramids as from 6pm GMT (7pm Nigeria time).It is the biggest Africa Cup of Nations finals in the history of the competition, due to feature [...]

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    Tanzania 2019: Garba lists Chelsea starlet for U17 AFCON

Tanzania 2019: Garba lists Chelsea starlet for U17 AFCON

Manu Garba, Golden Eaglets head coach has named Adrian Akande, Chelsea starlet; Ayomide Oluwabusola, Bournemouth U16 goalkeeper and nineteen others for the 13th Africa U17 Cup of Nations.Five-time world champions, Nigeria flew out of Abuja on Wednesday to Tanzania for the championship.The U17 AFCON is billed to take place between April 14-26, 2019.Players and officials were seen off at the [...]

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    Ronaldo scores in Ajax draw as Messi’s Barca defeats Man Utd

Ronaldo scores in Ajax draw as Messi’s Barca defeats Man Utd

Barcelona earned a comfortable 1-0 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford, thanks to an early own goal.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's wheels did not pick up speed in a spirited but blunt display from his wasteful boys, especially Rashford, who was aiming for the stars with his opportunities.Man United got the first sight of goal from a free kick on [...]

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    Want to see a FIFA World Cup trophy? Be in Abuja on Thursday

Want to see a FIFA World Cup trophy? Be in Abuja on Thursday

The FIFA Women’s World Cup trophy is expected to arrive the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, Nigerian on Thursday.The Women’s World Cup trophy’s stop-over is coming 13 months after the FIFA World Cup trophy (for men) which also made a stop in Nigeria ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals in Russia.World football –governing body, FIFA has informed the [...]

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    England shines as Spurs, Liverpool record champions league victories

England shines as Spurs, Liverpool record champions league victories

Premier League’s title-chasing duo of Liverpool and Manchester City had contrasting fortunes in their UEFA Champions League quarterfinal first leg encounters, Liverpool, earning a comfortable 2-0 win over Porto, while Tottenham needed a late goal from Heung-Min Son to condemn City to defeat.Liverpool made a flying start to the encounter, taking the lead on five minutes through Naby Keita from [...]

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    GOtv Boxing: Fight and build your profile, Fijabi tells Oladosu

GOtv Boxing: Fight and build your profile, Fijabi tells Oladosu

Olaide “Fijaborn” Fijabi, former African Boxing Union (ABU) light welterweight champion, has explained why he was enraged at the press conference announcing GOtv Boxing Night 18.Fijabi had picked tackled Rilwan “Real One” Oladosu, West African Boxing Union (WABU) lightweight champion, for standing up to ABU lightweight champion Oto “Joe Boy” Joseph.Fijabi explained that he was irritated by the fact that [...]

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    Otedola offers to foot Christian Chukwu’s medical bills

Otedola offers to foot Christian Chukwu’s medical bills

Femi Otedola, the billionaire businessman, has offered to foot the medical bills of Christian Chukwu, former Super Eagles' coach, TheCable can report.TheCable reported on Monday that Chukwu, one of Nigeria's most influential footballers in history who captained the national team to their first Africa Cup of Nations title in 1980, is suffering from prostate cancer which has affected his leg.Although [...]

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    EXCLUSIVE: Christian Chukwu ‘battling cancer’ — gets N1.5m from Enugu gov

EXCLUSIVE: Christian Chukwu ‘battling cancer’ — gets N1.5m from Enugu gov

Christian Chukwu, former Super Eagles defender and coach, is battling prostate cancer, TheCable can report. Norbert Okonkwo, media officer of Enugu Rangers, who disclosed this to TheCable, said Chukwu had a successful leg surgery five days ago."Christian Chukwu has prostate cancer which affected his leg," Okonkwo told TheCable."He had an operation last week and discharged on Thursday but went to stay [...]

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    TRENDING VIDEO: Anthony Joshua making Eba while listening to King Sunny Ade

TRENDING VIDEO: Anthony Joshua making Eba while listening to King Sunny Ade

Anthony Joshua, world boxing heavyweight champion, does not only love eating Eba, but he has also shown his Nigerian training by making the local staple on camera.In a video, being shared widely on social media, Joshua is seen making Eba, while King Sunny Ade plays in the background.Joshua, who is from Sagamu in Ogun state Nigeria, is also British, but [...]

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