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Commonwealth Games: Nigeria female players crash out of table tennis events

Edem Offiong, who promised to win gold, was knocked out in the main draw.

Nigeria to conduct pre-competition drug tests on athletes

Amalaha has been accused of doping at the Commonwealth Games.

Babatunde Michael resumes training after World Cup injury

The player starred for Nigeria at the World Cup.

Commonwealth Games: Adekuoroye, Usman, Adeniyi win gold medals

Nigeria won medals in weightlifting and wrestling.

Commonwealth Games: My silver medal worth more than gold – Obioma Okoli

The athlete competed despite doctors’ orders.

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Commonwealth Games: Nigeria pledges to pay special attention to medallists

Minister praises the athletes.

Commonwealth Games: Nigeria pays athletes six days allowances

The NSC blamed journalists for athletes getting their allowances early

Commonwealth Games Federation queries Nigeria

“At times, when some of the athletes are competing, they cover the sponsor’s name on their jerseys.

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Commonwealth Games: Okagbare dreams triple gold in Glasgow

Okagbare set a new record in the 100m

BREAKING: Commonwealth 2014: Nigerian gold-winning weightlifter fails drug test

If the test is confirmed, Nigeria will be stripped of the gold medal she won, a development that will knock the country from its current 10th position on the log

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Glasgow 2014: Blessing Okagbare wins 100m Gold medal

Okagbare sets a new record with a time of 10.85 seconds

Basketball: Nigeria’s Al-Farouq Aminu joins Dallas Mavericks

Aminu previously played for thw New Orlean Pelicans.

Commonwealth Games: Minister orders payment of allowances to Team Nigeria athletes

The athletes also complained of non-availability of kits.

Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games: We are fit and ready to go- Alli

Yussuf Ali believes the Nigerian Athletics team will make Nigeria proud at the games

Beach Volleyball U-21 World Championships: Nigeria’s Male, Female Teams Lose Opening Matches

The male team lost 0-2 to hosts Cyprus 11-21, 11-21.

Nigeria Men’s Basketball League semi-finals hold Friday

The games will be played in Lagos.

INTERVIEW: Why I dumped Nigeria to represent Congo – Table Tennis Star

Suraju had a not-too good outing at the Africa Cup.

Commonwealth Games: Bolt available to compete

The six-time Olympic gold medallist had been out with an injury.

Nigeria, other African countries battle at Tennis competition

The male and female winners at the championships will represent Africa at the Table Tennis World Cup in Argentina in October.

Commonwealth Games: Nigeria lists Okagbare, 45 others

The Commonwealth Games would hold form July 23 to August 3

Nigeria Basketball League: Teams for final eight play-offs emerge

In the Atlantic Conference, Lagos Islanders, Union Bank of Lagos, Dodan Warriors of Lagos and Oluyole Warriors qualified for the play-off.

Nigerian Basketball League: Police Baton will escape relegation – Coach

Union Bank is currently fourth on the log having won six games out of nine played so far.