Okagbare returns to action as CBN Tennis champion rules out

After missing out in the second leg of the IAAF Diamond League held in Shanghai, China; Nigeria’s queen of the tracks, Blessing Okagbare, is back to rub shoulders with the world’s best in the money-spinning event. Okagbare will be featuring in the Women’s Long Jump event where she is listed to compete alongside top names like Ugen Lorraine and More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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Expect tough challenge against Corsica- Echiejile

By Albert Akota Elderson Echiejile is expecting a tough encounter in today’s international friendly against Corsica. Gernot Rohr’s men will face the French island team at the Stade Francois Coty in preparation More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Shooting federation elects delegates for national election

The Shooting Sport Federation (SSF) yesterday conducted election to choose those that would represent her in the all federations elections slated for June 13, 2017. The election which was in compliance with the More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Chelsea crowns EPL champions in style as Arsenal misses CL

The English Premier League ended in style yesterday as Chelsea ended the season on a high, beating Sunderland 5-1. Sunday’s win was the 30th for the Blues and it is a record number for the London club in a single More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Thomas vows to rebuild Nigeria athletics federation

An aspirant for the position of President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN, Olukayode Thomas, has promised to transform the federation into a success story in the shortest possible time. Thomas, a former More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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LMC bans Gombe United, fined N3.25m for unruly conduct

By Albert Akota Gombe United came under grave reprimand and financial sanctions by the League Management Company (LMC) for various breaches of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Framework and Rules More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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Abuja Unity Polo: Trade Mark edges out Almat Group to clinch President’s Cup

By Albert Akota Defending champions, Rubicon, edged Trade Mark 6 – 4 1/2 in a closely fought final game, to emerge winners of the President’s Cup. The match which was the biggest prize of the tournament saw More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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Okagbare makes disappointing debut at Diamond League

Nigeria’s queen of the tracks, Blessing Okagbare, made a disappointing debut at the maiden IAAF Diamond League over the weekend. Okagbare, who was competing in the Women’s 200m event, could only manage a sixth-place More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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Okagbare makes disappointing debut at Diamond League

Nigeria’s queen of the tracks, Blessing Okagbare, made a disappointing debut at the maiden IAAF Diamond League over the weekend. Okagbare, who was competing in the Women’s 200m event, could only manage a sixth-place More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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Polo aficionados storm 2017 Abuja Unity Polo Tournament

By Albert Akota The 2017 Abuja Unity Polo Tournament sparked off a massive frenzy yesterday with an irresistible spectacle prestigious event billed from May 9 – 14. Already Polo buffs from major polo centers More...