SWAN FCT felicitates with Muslim faithful; preaches peace, love

By Albert Akota As Muslims all over the world mark end of 30-day Ramadan fast sallah with the celebration of Eid-el-fitri, Chairman of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), FCT chapter, Comrade Ndubueze Chidoka is felicitating with members Comrade Chidoka while speaking through statement in Abuja yesterday beckoned on Muslim faithful not to More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, June 5th, 2019
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Flying Eagles players in bonus row, insist on payment

By Albert Akota Angry Flying Eagles players were involved in bitter row with officials of the side insisting on the payment of their bonuses following their elimination from the FIFA U20 World Cup in Poland on Monday. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 3rd, 2019
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Portuguese Youngster Might Be Subject to Latest Football Transfer Bidding War

Developing the skills of youngsters is one of the most important things a football club can do: it benefits the quality of the teams and may even prove to be a sound decision from a financial point of view – More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Pinnick to appear in court over misappropriation of funds

By Albert Akota Five top officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have been ordered to appear in court over alleged misappropriation of funds. The quintet, including NFF president Amaju Pinnick, is due More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Salah raring to score Liverpool winner against Spurs

Mohamed Salah is dreaming of scoring the winning goal for Liverpool in the Champions League final on Saturday as he looks to banish last season’s nightmare. Liverpool lost 3-1 to Real Madrid last year but will More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Dalung makes U-turn over IAAF money

By Albert Akota   The apprehension among Nigerians that the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will ban the country has been quelled for now. The IAAF recently gave a two-week deadline More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Dalung expresses gratitude to Buhari, media as tenure ends

By Albert Akota Barrister Solomon Dalung has paid glowing tributes to President Muhammadu Buhari for giving him the opportunity to serve as the Minister of Youth and Sports for the past three and half years. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Flying Eagles set for crucial tie against Ukraine

By Albert Akota After a below par outing against Team USA in Bielsko-Biala on Monday night, Nigeria’s U20 boys know they must earn a result against group leaders Ukraine at the same venue today to prolong their More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Super Falcons to play Slovakia in friendly

By Albert Akota The Super Falcons will travel from their Avita Resort camp in Bad Tatzmannsdorf to Slovakia on Sunday for a friendly against their Slovakian counterparts – the second time both teams would be meeting More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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NPFL Super six hold in Agege stadium

By Albert Akota The Agege Stadium in Lagos has been selected as the venue for the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Super Six playoffs billed to commence on June 4. Following the completion of the first More...