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Nigeria football chief declared wanted

A Jos High Court last Friday sentenced Messrs. Dikko and Salihu to two weeks imprisonment for disobeying a court order.

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Nigeria League: Abia Warriors, Heartland ease relegation worries with home wins

It is still a dicey situation for Heartland who are 18th on the log with 40 points.

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Emenike scores, helps Fenerbahce to first league win

Fenerbahce smiled away with a 1-5 victory at the end.

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Buhari congratulates Nigeria’s heroic Paralympics team

Nigeria won 12 medals at the tournament, eight of them gold.

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AWCON 2016: Nigeria’s Super Falcons draw Ghana, Mali

Group A will house hosts Cameroon, South Africa, Zimbabwe and Egypt.

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Nigeria League: Rangers inch closer to breaking 32-year Jinx

A brace from Bobby Clement was all the Flying Antelopes required to secure all three points.

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Ex-Nigerian athletes to hold convention in California

“The last Olympic was an eye-opener for us all. This is a time for action.”

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UPDATE: Nigeria’s record-setting Paralympics team returns to rousing welcome

Officials from the Ministry of Sports were also at the airport to welcome the team.

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Watford condemn Manchester United to 3rd consecutive defeat

It is the first time Mourinho has lost three consecutive games in a season since February 2002.

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The 12 athletes who made Nigeria proud at Rio Paralympics, setting new record

Six new World Records were set by six of the Nigerian athletes.

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Rio Paralympics 2016: Nigeria ends heroic campaign with 12 medals

The 2016 paralympics may turn out to be Nigeria’s best.

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Rio Paralympics: Iranian Para-cyclist dies after crash

“He had been cycling for 12 years and he was our best cyclist.”

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EPL: Big wins for Nigerian trio

Iheanacho netted his third goal in three games as Man City thrashed Bournemouth 4-0.

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FIFA gives up Ballon D’Or

Fifa ran a separate World Player of the Year award from 1991 until 2009.

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EPL: Mikel missing as Chelsea suffer first defeat of the season

Victor Moses came on in the 83rd minute.

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4 matches to watch: Rangers have to dim Sunshine in Nigeria

In England, Chelsea and Liverpool continue their rivalry.

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Onazi grateful as Nigeria Police arrest armed robbers that raided his home

The Nigerian midfielder said all the five armed robbers were arrested.

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FIFA Rankings| Super Eagles move up three places

The Eagles also moved two places to 14th spot in Africa.

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Nigeria League: LMC slams N5.2 million fine on Abia Warriors, Sunshine Stars

The LMC also requested the exclusion of 12 referees from further officiating of NPFL matches.

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UPDATE: How Nigerian set new World Record at Paralympics

Nigeria now has 11 medals and is 10th on the overall medals table.

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Champions League: Iheanacho scores, Ahmed Musa enjoys big win

Sergio Aguero scored a hat trick for City.

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Nigeria League: Ikorodu United beat champions Enyimba in five-goal thriller

Substitute Michael Okoyoh scored the winning goal for Ikorodu United.

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Nigerian sets new world record, wins 8th Paralympic gold

The latest gold medal is Nigeria’s 8th at the ongoing Rio 2016 Paralympics Games.

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UEFA Champions League: Iwobi stars as Arsenal escape PSG defeat

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick in the big win for Barcelona.

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Nigeria wins 7th gold in Paralympics

A new world record was set in winning the gold.