El-Kanemi Warriors fined N3 million for crowd violence

By Albert Akota The League Management Company (LMC) has announced a N3 million fine among other punishments for the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, El-Kanemi Warriors. The LMC has also ordered El-Kanemi Warriors to play behind closed doors till the end of the 2018/19 season. These follow the unruly behaviour of El-Kanemi’s fans in More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 9th, 2019
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Ojeaburu’s World Cup nominations excites NBBF

By Albert Akota The Nigeria Basketball Federation has congratulated Kingsley Ojeaburu over his recent nomination by the Federation of International Basketball Federation ahead of the 2019 Men’s World Cup in China More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
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Kanu Heart Foundation Receives Royal Support, Blessings

Ooni of Ile Ife and Founder of KHF, Kanu Nwankwo By Amaechi Agbo Kanu Heart Foundation (KHF) on Tuesday got the royal blessings of two paramount rulers from the South West geopolitical zone of Nigeria, His Imperial More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
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Why Abubakar Bala resigned as Kwara United coach

Facts have emerged on why former Kwara United head coach, Abubakar Bala relinguished his position with the club over the weekend. In a chat with Sportspro News, the former Niger Tornadoes’ coach alleged that, More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
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Coach Mmadu commends NFF for Super Falcons Support

Super Falcons Assistant Coach, Maureen Mmadu has commended Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for their relent support to the Super Falcons team The former Falcons player made stated this in a chat with newsmen Tuesday More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
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Nosike notches 24th goal after hat trick against Salto

Nigerian youngster Ossai Nosike at the weekend grabbed his first hat trick of the season as Vilar de Perdizes thrashed GDC Salto 7-1 to increase his goal tally to an impressive 24 with three matches to spare before More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 7th, 2019
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We will miss Jide Fashikun for a long time – Sports Minister, Dalung

From R-L: Chika Nwankwo, Director NSDFI; Barr Solomon Dalung, Hon. Minster of Youth and Sports; Engr. Samuel Fashikun, younger brother to Jide and DG, NSDFI, Mary Onyali during the visit yesterday By Amaechi Agbo The More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 7th, 2019
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Dalung gives three Federations deadlines to ratify their constitutions

By Amaechi Agbo The Ministry of Youth and Sports has given three National Sports Federations deadlines to hold their Congress to adopt and ratify their Constitutions. In a press release made available to our correspondent, More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 7th, 2019
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Super Falcons Fly out to Abidjan today for WAFU Cup

Super Falcon of Nigeria will today fly out of the country for the 2019 West Africa Football Union, (WAFU) Women Zone B competition holding in Ivory Coast Head Coach Thomas Dennerby included defender and former team More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 7th, 2019
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Etebo In Cloud Nine After winning Stoke City Player of the Year

By Amaechi Agbo Super Eagles midfielder, Oghenekaro Etebo has expressed joy after he was named South West Stoke City Player of the Year in his debut season for the Championship side. The 23-year-old who joined the More...