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Afrobasket2015: Ugbuaja and Oyedeji join D’tigers camp

The D’Tigers have played and won all their four preparatory games ahead of the tournament.

Africa Junior Athletics Championships: Team Nigeria returns from Ethiopia

Nigeria retained her AJC title having finished top of the medals table with 12 gold, 8 silver and 7 bronze medals.

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Kano Pillars return to training Sunday after robbery attack

The NFF has written to CAF requesting the postponement of Pillars’ March 13 Champions League first-round first-leg match against Moghreb Athletic Tetouane

INTERVIEW: Tennis will do well at the All African Games – Ndanusa

Ndanusa talks about life a sports minister and after.

Sports personalities rally support for Jonathan

The sportsmen praised the president.

Lagos Table Tennis World Tour: Organisers unveil top seeds

The competition is starting on March 10 in Lagos, Nigeria.

Lagos ​Table Tennis World Tour: Nigeria star, Offiong, talks tough

Offiong says she is ready to halt the dominance of the Egyptians in Lagos.

Ex-Boxing Champion, Bash Ali, arrested over row with bank

In an attempt to squeeze out a sponsorship deal from a bank, Nigeria’s oldest boxer lands himself in jail.

El Kanemi FC recruits 12 new players for Glo Premier League

“The players were actually selected out of those who took part at the pre-season trial conducted by the club”.

D. K. Olukoya Championships: AFN happy with athletes’ performance

Thirty athletes would be selected ahead of the Africa Junior Championships billed for Ethiopia.

D’Tigers to play invitational tournament in South Africa

The men’s national team before now have been largely inactive.

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Serena Williams wins Australia open title again

Serena was elated over her victory.

ITTF Africa Senior Championships: Egypt celebrates double victory over Nigeria

Ahmed Saleh of Egypt won his 17th gold medal.

FIBA Appoints Oyedeji to Players’ Commission

The player’s commission under the chairmanship of former Serbian International and NBA great, Vlade Divac.

​​Flying Eagles will win African Championships​, Coach Ugbade boasts​

The Flying Eagles have emerged victorious in all their test matches.

Yaba Tech wins 2014 NIPOGA

The Polytechnic Ibadan came second.

NIS graduates first batch of coaches from Abuja campus Wednesday

The graduands are 61 men and six women.

EPL Round Up: Chelsea, Man City win big

With Wednesday’s result, Chelsea keep their six-point cushion as they have now amassed 36 points from 14 games.

Stephen Keshi to sign new Super Eagles contract

An official says the coach is too connected to be ignored.

NFF Crisis: Amaju Pinnick’s election faces fresh scrutiny

The viability of Mr. Pinnick’s position would be announced in December.

East Africans dominate 10th Obudu mountain race

East Africans are globally acclaimed long distance race champions.

Nigeria League: Sharks, Dolphins embark on fresh protests over unpaid salaries

This is third time the players will take their protest to the government house.

Nigeria League gets new end date

The League Management Company, LMC has announced that the 2013/14 Glo Nigeria Premier League season originally meant to end this weekend Sunday November 9  with Match Day 38 games has been pushed forward by a week. Making the declaration is the LMC boss Nduka Irabor who told PREMIUM TIMES that the shift was necessary in order […]

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Three presidents to grace grand opening of Akwa Ibom Stadium

The high point of the commissioning is an international friendly match between the home-based senior national team of Nigeria, Super Eagles B, and the U-23 National Team of Ghana.

Kanu becomes first Nigerian to ride motorcycle solo from Lagos to South Africa

Kanu has ridden motorcycles in 26 countries of the world, 23 of which were with his own Nigerian-registered motorcycle.