Nigeria, 16 others for All-Africa Junior Golf Challenge

  After missing the 2017 edition held in Zimbabwe, there are strong indications that Nigeria will be joining 16 other African nations to compete at the 2018 All-Africa Junior Golf Challenge holding in Morocco. Already, 16 countries including defending champion South Africa and host Morocco have been confirmed by the organizers for the seven-day tournamentRead More

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Herdsmen killings: ECWA prays for Nigeria

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Following killings by suspected Fulani herdsmen across the country, the Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) Kaduna South District Church Council on Sunday held special prayers for the peace, unity and development of Nigeria. The church said it will continue to pray for God to expose, unseat and judge any leader behind the killings going onRead More

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Herdsmen killings: ECWA prays for Nigeria

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Following killings by suspected Fulani herdsmen across the country, the Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) Kaduna South District Church Council on Sunday held special prayers for the peace, unity and development of Nigeria. The church said it will continue to pray for God to expose, unseat and judge any leader behind the killings going onRead More

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England’s friendly to decide Eagles team – Mutiu Adepoju

A former Super Eagles midfielder, Mutiu Adepoju, on Friday said the upcoming international friendly match between the Three Lions of England would be a good rehearsal before the World Cup. Adepoju, who featured for the Super Eagles at the USA `94 and the France `98 World Cup, said in Lagos that the match would likelyRead More

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Commonwealth Games: Nigeria to face Australia, New Zealand and Canada

Nigeria has been grouped alongside Australia, New Zealand and Canada in the basketball event of the XXI Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast 2018. Despite being ranked number 1 in Africa and 32nd in the world, Nigeria is still the lowest ranking team in their group. Host- Australia who finished 4th at the 2016 Rio Olympic GamesRead More

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Commonwealth Games: Nigeria to face Australia, New Zealand and Canada

Nigeria has been grouped alongside Australia, New Zealand and Canada in the basketball event of the XXI Commonwealth Games, Gold Coast 2018. Despite being ranked number 1 in Africa and 32nd in the world, Nigeria is still the lowest ranking team in their group. Host- Australia who finished 4th at the 2016 Rio Olympic GamesRead More

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No plan to increase fuel price – NNPC

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, (NNPC) has once again said it has no plan to increase price of premium motor spirit, (PMS) otherwise known as petrol in country. NNPC in a statement by Ndu Ughamadu, Group General Manager Public Affairs Division, said the pump price of petrol remains N143 per litre in NNPC Retail outlets and N145Read More

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World Team Championships: ITTF lists Nigeria, Egypt

  The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has confirmed the men teams of Nigeria and Egypt as well as five other African countries for the 2018 World Team Championships holding in Halmstad, Sweden. However, Nigeria’s women team absence at the 2016 African Champions in Morocco may have prevented the team from making the list ofRead More

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World Bank rates Nigeria PPP high

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Nigeria is one of the top four leading voices in Public Private Partnerships (PPP) in the 2017 ranking of the World Bank Group (WBG). Communications Officer for Infrastructure, PPPs and Guarantees Group of the WBG Ms Yelena Osipova-Stocker, stated this yesterday. She described 2017 as a busy year in the world of infrastructure and public-privateRead More

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Nigeria, Rohr, Oshoala among top three for Aiteo/CAF awards

No plan to islamise Nigeria says Muswen

The top three nominees for all the seven categories of the Aiteo CAF Awards 2017 were unveiled on Monday in Accra, Ghana. Nigeria however got four places in the nominations, with Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr and Super Falcons star forward Asisat Oshoala being among those for the individual awards. While Rohr got theRead More

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