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Daniel Igali elected vice-president of Commonwealth Wrestling Board

Former world and Olympic champion Daniel Igali has been elected the vice-president of the Commonwealth Wrestling Board.

Ireland expels Russian diplomat over Britain spy poisoning

Ireland ordered out a Russian diplomat on Tuesday in the latest wave of expulsions around the world following the poisoning of a former spy with a nerve agent in Britain earlier this month.

Australia latest country to expel Russian diplomats

Australia has become the latest country to announce that it is expelling Russian diplomats in response to the recent nerve agent attack on a former Russian military intelligence officer and his daughter in Britain.

Britain appoints Nigerian as first female black ambassador to Mozambique

Great Britain has appointed a Nigerian as the first female black ambassador to Mozambique. She is Ms NneNne Iwuji-Eme.

Terry Gilliam: Donald Trump a conman, idiot

Monty Python’s Terry Gilliam could be forgiven for thinking the whole Donald Trump presidency is a joke on him.

The Fulanisation of Nigeria and the perfidy of the British

As a student of English and European history and one that was not only trained and educated by the British from the age of seven but that is also highly conversant with their system and their ways, I can confirm that Evans is absolutely right.

Nigeria’s Simidele Adeagbo improves, finishes 20th again

Nigeria’s Simidele Adeagbo improved on her personal best time in heat 3 and 4 of the Skeleton event at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang South Korea on Saturday night.

Nigeria’s Simidele Adeagbo makes history at Winter Games

Nigeria’s representative in the skeleton event at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, Simidele Adeagbo, on Friday finished last in the women’s individual skeleton runs 1 and 2 featuring 20 runners.

Winter Olympics: Nigeria’s Adeagbo ends skeleton race in last place

Nigerian’s first female skeleton athlete, Simidele Adeagbo, on Saturday finished the sport’s women’s heat event at the Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea in last place.

Winter Olympics: Nigeria’s Simidele Adeagbo finishes in 20th in heats 1 and 2 of...

Nigeria’s first female skeleton athlete, Simidele Adeagbo, finished in the 20th position after Heats 1 and 2 of her event at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics on Friday.

Germany knocks Australia out of Davis Cup

German number one Alexander Zverev beat injured Nick Kyrgios in straight sets to give his country a 3-1 win over Australia in their Davis Cup World Group tie in Brisbane on Sunday.

Grigor Dimitrov, Elina Svitolina knocked out in Australian Open

World number three, Grigor Dimitrov has been knocked out by British rising star, Kyle Edmund, ranked 49, same day debutant Elise Mertens downed Elina Svitolina, world number four.

Uber loses UK appeal on workers’ rights

Taxi app Uber lost a bid on Friday to overturn a decision by a tribunal which had said its drivers deserved workers’ rights such as the minimum wage, in a blow to the company as it also battles to keep its license in London.

France’s Emmanuel Macron suggests Britain ‘bluffing’ about ‘no deal’ Brexit scenario

European leaders have suggested Britain is "bluffing" about a "no deal" divorce after a high-stakes summit in Brussels.

No sense in Barcelona joining Premier League – Arsene Wenger

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger does not believe Barcelona could play in the Premier League if Catalonia ever gains independence from Spain.

IAAF announces 20 nominees for World Athlete of the Year awards

The International Association of Athletics Federations on Monday released a list of 20 athletes nominated for the 2017 World Athlete of the Year awards.

Python dance, army and suspicions

The controversies trailing the deployment of armed soldiers to the hitherto peaceful South East of Nigeria has brought to the fore several fundamental issues that ought to be sufficiently addressed regarding the foundation of the military institution in Nigeria.

Gatlin blames TV schedule for Bolt’s injury

Justin Gatlin agreed with the complaints of the Jamaican relay team that a long wait before their 4x100m final at the World Championships on Saturday contributed to the injury suffered by Usain Bolt in his last race.

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