FG, IBM partner to enhance youths creative potentials

Minister of Youth & Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare in a symbolic handshake of partnership with the Country General Manager of IBM West Africa, Mr Dipo Faulkner during a courtesy visit yesterday in Abuja Stories by Albert Akota The Federal Government has reiterated its determination to accord high premium attention on implementation of policies More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 17th, 2020
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Nigerian Olympian wants Northern Governors to support marathon races

Ahead of next month’s Lagos City Marathon, former Nigerian road runner, Yohanna Waziri, has challenged governors of the Northern States to come up with similar top-notch races in their regions. Waziri, while commending More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 17th, 2020
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Ebuehi sets to Leave Benfica on loan

Nigeria defender Tyronne Ebuehi is set for a loan spell in the Netherlands after failing to win a regular playing spot at Portuguese Primeira Liga champions Benfica. Ebuehi linked up with the Eagles in 2018 but More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 17th, 2020
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Gauff faces Williams, Konta at Australian Open

American teenager Coco Gauff will again face Venus Williams in the first round of a Grand Slam after the pair was drawn together at the Australian Open. Gauff, 15, announced her arrival on the biggest stage by beating More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 17th, 2020
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Abu Dhabi Championship: Koepka joins third after first round in three months

World number one Brooks Koepka is tied third at the Abu Dhabi Championship after his first competitive round of golf in three months following injury. The 29-year-old American shot a bogey free round of 66 and is More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 17th, 2020
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AFCON 2021: Super Eagles, others get new dates

The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations will not be played between June and July like the 2019 edition of the biennial football tournament, which was staged in Egypt. This development, according to the Confederation of Africa More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 17th, 2020
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Defeat to DeLuca may end my career Brook says

Kell Brook says he will announce his retirement in the ring if he loses to Mark DeLuca on 8 February. Brook, 33, will face the American after a 14-month spell out of the ring. Sheffield’s Brook has endured a testing More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, January 17th, 2020
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Rashford in doubt for Liverpool match after back injury

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said his decision to play Marcus Rashford “backfired” after the striker went off with a back injury. Rashford, 22, was replaced in the 80th minute after he had More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Tokyo 2020 Olympics: home-based athletes to camp in Europe, Kenya

Stories By Amaechi Agbo Ahead of this year’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Japan, the home-based Nigerian athletes will camp in Europe and Kenya as the ministry of youth and sports development intensify preparations More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Sports minister applauds TIG on discovering young gymnasts

The minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare has commended the Tony International Gymnastic, TIG, for its sustained efforts in discovering and nurturing young gymnasts for the country. Mr. Dare made More...