Aruna Quadri promotes Nigerian culture in ITTF new promo

Apart from making the country proud on the table, Aruna Quadri has become Nigerian culture promoter in the new promo released by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) for the 2019 World Championship holding in Budapest, Hungary. Considered as the best import from Africa, Aruna Quadri spoke in Yoruba language in the promo on the quality of More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
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NRA vows zero tolerance on bribery

By Albert Akota The president of the Nigeria Referees Association (NRA), Tade Azeez, has insisted the body will take the necessary steps to enforce its ‘zero tolerance’ towards corruption. His comments come More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
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FIFA mourns late Taiwo Ogunjobi

By Albert Akota FIFA President Gianni Infantino has added his voice, on behalf of the world football –governing body, to the overflow of condolence messages to the family of Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi, the former Secretary More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 7th, 2019
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CAF Award: evidence of how Pinnick, Dikko have downgraded Nigeria football

By Amaechi Agbo The 2018 CAF Awards might have come and gone but the ripple effects on Nigeria football have continued to resonate. For the first time in as many years, many football followers in Nigeria were left More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 7th, 2019
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Aguda target more goals in CAF Confederation Cup

By Amaechi Agbo Rangers International attacking midfielder and leading goalscorer in the 2018/19 CAF Confederation Cup, Godwin Aguda has set for himself the target of scoring twelve or thirteen goals in the current More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 7th, 2019
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DFA crisis: Edema petitions NFF, raise alarm

By Amaechi Agbo The Acting Chairman of Delta State Football Association, DFA, Fuludu Edema has petitioned the Nigeria Football Federation over the crisis rocking the association in the state. In a letter sent to More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
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U20 AFCON South Africa 0 Nigeria 0 : Flying Eagles held by Amajita in second

Nigeria’s U-20 national side, the Flying Eagles on Tuesday were held to a scoreless draw by South Africa in their second Group A match of the CAF U-20 Africa Cup of Nations in Niamey. The game was the first of More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
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NFF Appoints Amapabo as dream team coach

By Albert Akota The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has handed the reins of their national U-23 team to Imama Amapakabo. The 49-year-old succeeds Salisu Yusuf, who is serving a ban imposed on him by the NFF last More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
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20th NSF: Ministry of Sports, Edo Govt. sign MoU

By Amaechi Agbo The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Edo State Government for the hosting rights of 20th edition of the National Sports Festival. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
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Why Chrisantus Macaulay has not actualised his potentials

Macauley Chirsantus By Amaechi Agbo Former agent of 2007 Nigeria Under 17 World Cup prodigy Macauley Chirsantus, Adams Mohammad, has provided insight on what led to the top scorer at the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup More...