Nwora matures for D’Tigers job – NBBF

By Albert Akota The board of the Nigeria Basketball Federation has stated emphatically that the decision to appoint Alex Nwora as D’Tigers’ coach has paid off handsomely after qualifying the team for the FIBA Men’s basketball World cup in China. Speaking through the international representative on the NBBF board, Col. Samuel Ahmedu (rtd), the More...

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By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, March 5th, 2019
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Flying Eagles need exposure to succeed in Poland – John Obuh

By Amaechi Agbo Former Flying Eagles coach, John Obuh has said that the team currently led by Paul Aigbogun need international exposure for them to succeed in the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup slated for Poland. Coach More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 4th, 2019
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Etoile du Sahel demolishes Rangers at Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium

By Albert Akota Enugu Rangers hopes of progressing into the knock-out round of the CAF Confederation Cup suffered a huge setback following a 2-0 home loss to Tunisia’s Etoile du Sahel at the Nnamdi Azikiwe, Enugu More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 4th, 2019
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Etebo scores first Stoke City Goal after 25 appearances

By Albert Akota Nigeria midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo is thrilled to score his maiden goal for Stoke City in Saturday’s Championship clash against Nothingham Forest after 25 appearances. The Potters recorded a 2-0 More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 28th, 2019
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Phoenix Academy organises 5-Aside Women competition in Abuja

StandingStanding: Coach Emmanuel Udechi with Lilian Suffer by his right after training with Phoenix Female team recently By Amaechi Agbo As part of activities to mark this year’s World International Women’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 28th, 2019
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I miss playing for Super Eagles, says Moses

Victor Moses Erstwhile Super Eagles winger, Victor Moses has suggested he missed playing for the national team less than nine months after he announced his international retirement. Moses shockingly announced his More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 28th, 2019
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Crack in FCT FA as board members question emergency congress meeting

By Amaechi Agbo What appeared to be a crack in the fold of the FCT Football Association is emerging as board members have questioned the power of the secretary of the FA to call for an Extraordinary Congress without More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, February 25th, 2019
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Omeruo eyes AFCON trophy as Musa returns to action against Seychelles

By Albert Akota Leganes of Spain defender, Kenneth Omeruo has declared that he and his colleagues in the Super Eagles can win the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, because he believes they have a good squad. Omeruo More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 21st, 2019
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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 More...

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...