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Power lifter urges F.G to harness benefits of the sport

Bayelsa born International Power Lifter, Erepaei Sunday has disclosed that there are enormous benefits in power lifting as he urged the federal government to harness power lifting as an avenue to empower youth through strength and power...

Tiger Woods has another back surgery

Golf star Tiger Woods has had another back operation and will skip at least two events. But the former world number one said online on Tuesday that he intends to return to...

Boxing-Joshua says prepared to go to final bell against Pulev

Britain’s Joshua will start as clear favourite in front of 1,000 fans at Wembley Arena for the fight that was postponed in June because of the COVID-19 pandemic. “I’m prepared to go to the...

CAF fines Aubameyang for social media outburst

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has fined Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been fined $10,000 for social media posts. CAF said the post had tarnished its “honour and image”. Aubameyang posted in...

Nigeria Pitch Awards get Dec. 22 date

Organisers of Nigeria’s longest running football awards, The Pitch Awards, on Monday said that the much-awaited grand ceremony would now hold on Dec. 22. President of the awards, Shina Phillips, in a statement in...

2020/21 CAF Confed. Cup: All 2nd-leg, preliminary-round fixtures at the weekend

The following are the fixtures for second-leg in the preliminary round of the 2020/21 CAF Confederation cup, to be played this weekend (4, 5 and 6 December). First-named teams...

Maradona’s body arrives presidential palace in Argentina

Diego Maradona’s coffin arrived at the presidential palace in Buenos Aires for a period of lying in state, TV reports showed, following the death of the Argentine football legend aged 60 on Wednesday. Hundreds...

Ogbomoso United FC loses player

National League side, Ogbomoso United FC has been thrown into mourning with one of its players, Rasaq Adetayo confirmed dead early on Tuesday. Our correspondent reports that Adetayo, 24, a former Crown FC Feeder...

Caster Semenya will be forced to alter her body to comfort slower runners

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone and always smile. Refreshingly, what was expected of her was the same thing that was expected of Lara Stone:...

Lady Gaga and Cardi B Meet at the Grammys

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone and always smile. Refreshingly, what was expected of her was the same thing that was expected of Lara Stone:...
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Hijaab Approval: FOMWAN Lauds Kwara Governor

By Steve Oni, Ilorin Federation of Muslim Women Association in Nigeria (FOMWAN) has commended...
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Kwara imposes curfew on Offa, Erinle

By Steve Oni, Ilorin Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has imposed a curfew on Offa and Erinle towns.

Actors mourn late veteran broadcaster, Sadiq Daba

Some Nigerian actors on Thursday mourned the late actor and broadcaster, Sadiq Daba, who died Wednesday, March 3, during a protracted illness.

Foodstuff traders end supply embargo to Southern Nigeria

Cattle and foodstuff traders have agreed to resumed foodstuff supplies to southern Nigeria, following the intervention of Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi...

COVID-19: Arik Air seeks priority vaccination for aviation workers

Capt. Roy Ilegbodu, Chief Executive Officer, Arik Air, has called for the immediate vaccination of aviation workers as COVID-19 frontline workers.