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Heartland edges Kada City in five-goal thriller at Okigwe

It was an absolutely good game of football at Okigwe as Heartland Football Club fought back from a goal down to beat visiting Kada City 3-2 in the match day 6 of Nigeria Professional Football League on Sunday.
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Enyimba rusty, goal shy ahead of CAF Cup showdown

A lack of match sharpness could hamper Enyimba of Nigeria when they tackle Rayon Sports of Rwanda in Kigali this weekend in a CAF Confederation Cup quarter-final first leg.

Coach Aigbogun pleased with Enyimba draw at South Africa’s Bidvest Wits

Coach Paul Aigbogun has said he is pleased Enyimba managed a 1-1 draw at Bidvest Wits of South Africa in a crucial CAF Confederation Cup playoffs first leg.

Enyimba climb to fifth after breaking MFM FC jinx

Enyimba have moved to fifth on the NPFL table after they recorded a first-ever win in the league against hitherto jinxed team MFM FC even after they were reduced to 10 men with half an hour left on the clock.

Enyimba FC qualify for CAF Confederation Cup group stage

Enyimba International Football Club of Aba on Sunday in Calabar qualified for the group stage of the 2018 CAF Confederation Cup.

Plateau United holds Enyimba as draws rule NPFL Invitational opening day

The opening day of the 2017 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Pre-Season Invitational in Kano recorded drawn matches in the two fixtures that held. The third fixture between hosts, Kano Pillars and the CHAN Eagles was shifted to hold today.

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The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, and PDP national chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, have urged the military and other security agencies to disobey the presidential order asking them to deal ruthlessly with would-be ballot box snatchers.

NAF arrests 10 armed bandits, recovers 57 livestock

The 453 Base Service Group, Nigerian Air Force, Kaduna, on Tuesday said it had arrested 10 suspected thugs and bandits and recovered 57 livestock.

Senator Lokpobiri: Governor Dickson of recruiting militants to destabilise elections

Sen. Heineken Lokobiri, Minister of State for Agriculture, has dismissed accusations of instigating violence in Bayelsa leveled against him and other APC chieftains in the state by Gov. Seriake Dickson.
South African 800 meters Olympic champion Caster Semenya arrives for a landmark hearing at the Court of Arbitration (CAS) in Lausanne on February 18, 2019. – Semenya will challenge a proposed rule by the International Athletics Federation (IAAF) aiming to restrict testosterone levels in female runners. (Photo by Harold CUNNINGHAM / AFP)

Caster Semenya unleashes team of professors to battle IAAF, CAS

Caster Semenya has released a list of experts she will call in her appeal hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) this week in her fight against regulations aimed at lowering the testosterone levels of hyperandrogenic athletes like her.
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Olamiju Alao-Akala suspended as Ogbomoso council chairman

The Chairman of Ogbomoso North Local Government Area of Oyo State, Hon. Olamiju Alao-Akala, has been suspended from office.