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Obasanjo Lacks Moral Right To Criticise Buhari -Kalu

Former Abia State governor and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr Orji Uzor Kalu yesterday faulted former president Olusegun Obasanjo’s letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, saying the ex- president lacks the moral right to criticise the incumbent. He also said it would be unfair to the south -east,

FIFA president, others for NFF awards on February 19

The Nigeria Football Federation has revealed plans for a first –ever awards ceremony organized by it to recognize and reward excellence in the Nigerian game.NFF 1st Vice President, Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi, who is chairman of the project, told dignitaries and media representatives in Lagos yesterday that the Federation decided time

Serena Williams to make comeback at Fed Cup

By AFP Serena Williams, who has not played a competitive match since capturing last year’s Australian Open, will return to the court next month at a Fed Cup tie, the US Tennis Association announced Tuesday. Williams was pregnant when she won her 23rd major crown last January in Melbourne. She gave birth to

Adekuoroye Records First Win In Pro Wrestling League Season 3  

World Silver-medalist Odunayo Adekuoye on Wednesday recorded an impressive 5-1 win over Marwa Amri in the 57kg weight category at the ongoing Pro Wrestling League (PWL) in India. The Commonwealth Champion, who is representing the Mumbai Maharathi team, dominated her Tunisian opponent of Veer Marathas, in the two rounds of the keenly contested

Missed Messi penalty costs Barca in cup derby defeat

Lionel Messi missed a penalty as Espanyol struck in the dying moments to consign Barcelona to their first defeat since August, 1-0 in the first leg of the Copa del Rey quarter-finals on Wednesday. Oscar Melendo slotted home a neat finish with two minutes remaining of a temperamental derby cup tie,

Man Utd set to make Sanchez highest-paid EPL player

Manchester United are set to land Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal by making him the Premier League’s highest paid player, according to several reports on Thursday. The Chilean striker would earn between 400,000 and 500,000 pounds ($555,000 and $690,000) a week before tax by moving to Old Trafford, according to The Sun,

CHAN: Eagles off to Morocco today

Trophy–hunting home-based team will fly out of the country  on Monday  night for the 5th  African Nations Championship taking place in Morocco, 13th  January – 4th  February 2018. CHAN Eagles A few days ago, Head Coach Salisu Yusuf named a 23 –man team to fly Nigeria’s flag at the finals,

Onigbinde blasts NFF over FIFA’s decision to award Super Eagles’ match to Algeria

Former FIFA and CAF instructor, Adegboye Onigbinde, has lashed out at the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), after FIFA fined the federation for fielding Shehu Abdullahi against Algeria, after he was suspended for a match earlier. FIFA also awarded a 3-0 victory to Algeria, which however did not affect the Super Eagles’ qualification for

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