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UNIPORT Honours Ogba With PhD

-Ceremony Holds Saturday In Port Harcourt It will be another achievement for the President of the Athletics federation of Nigeria (AFN), Evangelist Solomon Ogba come this Saturday in the Garden City of Port Harcourt as he will be awarded a Doctorate Degree by the University of Port Harcourt for his developmental stride in Nigeria sports. According to a letter of ...

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Babatunde Eyes La Liga

Volyn Lutsk of Ukraine midfielder, Michael Babatunde is at the moment burdened by the thought of his club future and has his mind set on a move to the Spanish top flight. The 22-year-old rising star is currently in the Super Eagles camp for the 2017 AFCON qualifier against Chad, but still has presence of mind to talk about his ...

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N1.5m For Grab At Golden League

-As 2015 Competition Begins Thursday It will be battle of the fittest on Thursday, 11th June at the Rojenny Stadium, Oba in Anambra state as the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) begins its 2015 Golden League competition to further prepare home base athletes for the 2015 IAAF World Championships in Beijing and the All African Games in Congo Brazzaville. The ...

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Vincent Eze Joins Omonia Nicosia

-Eyes Europa League Success Nigerian young star, Vincent Eze has signed a one-year deal with Omonia Nicosia in the Cyprus League and has expressed readiness to dazzle for his new club both in the domestic and Europa League. Speaking in an exclusive interview with SportsDay, the 20 years old attacking midfielder while attributing his new move to God’s favour, vows ...

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2015 FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP: Glo Rallies Support For Falcons

-Charges Team For Victory Against Sweden National telecoms operator, Globacom has called on the female national team, Super Falcons to pick the three points at stake by defeating Sweden in the opening Group D match of the 2015 FIFA Women World Cup in Canada on Monday. “While we understand that the task of defeating Sweden and picking the three points ...

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Obajimi Loses Mother

Former national athlete, Dr (Mrs) Gloria Obajimi, now registrar of National Institute for Sports, Dr. (Mrs) Gloria Obajimi has announced the passing away of her mother, Deaconess Agnes Olaide Ayanlaja at the ripe age of 86 years. A media statement by Obajmi stated: “The burial arrangement are as follow – the Christian Wake will hold Thursday, June 11, 2015, time ...

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Obasi Thinks Turkey, France

Former Super Eagles winger, Chinedu ‘Ogbuke’ Obasi has admitted that he may well have to try his luck outside Germany in either Turkey or France, after Bundesliga outfit Schalke 04 deemed him surplus to requirement. Obasi looked like staying put in the German Bundesliga on account of the influence of his agents Rogon. But it now appears he may seek ...

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Al-Masry Gun For Odunlami

Sunshine Stars of Akure defender, Ebenezer Gbenga Odunlami has gained transfer interest from Al-Masry of Egypt, with high expectations that the home-based Eagles star could be on his way to North Africa in the coming weeks. A deal appears affirmed for Odunlami, as officials of his club have agreed in principle with the Egyptian outfit and are reportedly prepared to ...

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Ezeugo Backs F’Eagles For Victory

Ex-international, Emeka Ezeugo (The Destroyer) has thrown his weight behind the Flying Eagles to eke out victorty against Hungary in their last group match at the ongoing FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand, but says the Europeans will give the African champions a run for their money. Ezeugo, a member of Nigeria’s maiden squad to the World Cup at ...

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Igogo Tasks Wike On PH Clubs

-Ex-player Makes Case For Sharks, Dolphin Former Eagle Cement FC of Port Harcourt player, Fiberesima Igogo has called on new Rivers State governor, Barrister Nyesom Wike to do everything possible to revive football and other sports in the state. Speaking briefly with SportsDay during a novelty match played for the new governor at Sharks FC stadium, Igogo stressed the need ...

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