The National Association of Nigerian Footballers, NANF, has raised alarm over the negative effect of the “invasion “ of Nigeria by promoters of foreign football leagues and their merchandise, while relegating the local game to the background.
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Former youth football coach Barry Bennell was found guilty of multiple counts of child sexual abuse on Tuesday, triggering tears from those who accused him of assaulting them as youngsters.
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Zinedine Zidane is hoping the Champions League will again bring out the best in Real Madrid as the title-holders prepare to face the formidable Paris Saint-Germain of Neymar in Wednesday's last 16, first leg.
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The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) on Tuesday cautioned young people to avoid risky behavior, while celebrating Valentine’s Day to avoid health problems and unintentional injuries.
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Valentine Day- Some residents of Lagos on Tuesday thronged saloons, malls and spas to prepare themselves for the celebration of Valentine’s Day coming up on Wednesday, Feb. 14
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The Lagos State Polytechnic (Laspotech), Ikorodu on Tuesday said it had completed its radio station and would commission it soon.
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Buhari govt rescues 30,000 people from Book Haram By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE federal government said Tuesday that it has secured release of 30,000 people from the grip of Book Haram terrorists in less than three years of its assumption of office. The government said of the over 200 school girls abducted by the terrorists inRead More
The Technical Session of the National Council on Sports on Tuesday in Kaduna recommended the withdrawal of hosting rights of the National Sports Festival (NSF) from Cross River.
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Students of Federal Polytechnic Oko, Anambra, have called on the institution’s Management and Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, to come to agreement and end its ongoing strike, which started earlier in January.
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There was a little drama at the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, office on Tuesday as the senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, stormed the board’s office with anti-snake venom and snake charmers to recover a missing N36m allegedly stolen from the board’s vault by a mysterious snake.
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An Athletics Coach and Head, High Altitude Athletics Club, Jos, Stephen Nuhu, on Tuesday said that the just-concluded Access bank Lagos City Marathon should be a step toward Nigeria clinching Marathon gold medals at the Olympics.
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A Katsina State High Court, on Tuesday, fixed April 10, 11 and 12, 2018, to hear the motion filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, against ex-governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shema and three others on alleged financial impropriety.
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The observance of Ash Wednesday and celebration of Valentine’s Day on Feb.14 has generated mixed feeling among a section of Nigerians.
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Perez Brisibe UDU – UNIDENTIFIED gunmen have invaded Ogbe-Ijoh community, the headquarters of Warri South West local government area of Delta State. Sporadic gunshots could be heard behind the council secretariat leading to staff of the council who had resumed their duty post scampering for safety. Speaking to Vanguard on phone, chairman, Ogbe-Ijoh Governing Council,Read
ANC’s secretary general, Ace Magashule and his deputy secretary general, Jessie Duarte, have delivered to President Jacob Zuma, the decision of the party’s highest decision making organ to dismiss him from office.
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A Federal High Court in Kainji has sentenced Haruna Yahaya, a physically challenged person who was one of those, who abducted Chibok schoolgirls, to 15 years in prison as the trials of Boko Haram suspects resume.
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One of the four police officers declared missing by the Benue State Police Command, after being ambushed by suspected herdsmen at Azege village, Ayilamo in Logo Local Government Area of the state, has been found dead.
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Country Director-General, International Centre for Migration Policy Development, ICMPD, Michael Spindelegger, has said about 1000 Nigerians in Austria would soon be repatriated.
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Justice Sybil Nwaka of the Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court, yesterday through a video clip, heard how a two years, 11-month old pupil of a popular private school in Lagos was defiled by the school’s Supervisor.
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The Nigeria Football Federation on Monday released the names of coaching crews of all the National Teams, except those of the Senior Men Team (Super Eagles), U-20 Women (Falconets) and U-17 Women (Flamingos) whose contracts are running.
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