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Amaju Pinnick: NFF will always be there for Nigeria legends

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick, has reiterated that the football–governing body will soon institute a welfare foundation for former Nigeria international players in order to guarantee ready funding for them in case of unexpected health challenges.

Tonto Dikeh hints on plans to get new boobs for birthday

Controversial Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, on Tuesday, hinted on her desire to get a new set of boobs for her birthday which comes up on June 9.
Nails

Expert: Nail biters are vulnerable to various diseases

A medical expert, Dr. Raphael Akpan, has warned nail biters to stop the habit, saying such people are more vulnerable to contacting various diseases through the process.

NAF chief applauds 2018 SSCE best student

The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has lauded Master Peter Arotiba, the best candidate in the 2018 West African Examination Council (WAEC) Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE).
Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives,

Speaker Dogara sponsors free medical treatment of 10,000 people in Bauchi

No fewer than 10,000 residents in Bauchi local government have benefitted from free medical treatment on various ailments sponsored by the Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara.
Callum Hudson-Odoi is set to miss the rest of the season after injuring his achilles playing for Chelsea in the 2-2 draw with Burnley at Stamford Bridge on Monday evening. Chris Brunskill-Fantasista-Getty Images

Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi ‘feeling better’ after surgery on Achilles

Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi says he is "feeling better" after surgery on a ruptured Achilles tendon.
Benue State University Teaching Hospital (BSUTH)

CMD: We charge N60,000 for hip replacement surgery

The Benue State University Teaching Hospital, Makurdi, charges just N60,00 for hip replacement surgeries as part of its social service to the people, Prof. Terrumun Swende, its Chief Medical Director, has revealed.
England captain Harry Kane

Harry Kane may have to consider surgery – surgeon

Tottenham forward Harry Kane may have to consider surgery on his injured ankle, a leading surgeon has said.

Medical council suspends medical doctor for misconduct

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) has suspended a Kebbi state based practicing Medical Doctor, Jamilu Muhammad, for gross negligence, incompetence and infamous behaviour.
The Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Melvin Pinnick has instructed the Chairman of Enugu State Football Association and Member of the NFF Executive Committee, Hon. Chidi Ofo Okenwa to pay former Nigeria captain and coach Christian Chukwu a visit and get the details of his challenges and what needs to be done to return him to good health.

NFF vows to support ex-Super Eagles coach Christian Chukwu

The Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Melvin Pinnick has instructed the Chairman of Enugu State Football Association and Member of the NFF Executive Committee, Hon. Chidi Ofo Okenwa to pay former Nigeria captain and coach Christian Chukwu a visit and get the details of his challenges and what needs to be done to return him to good health.

NFF to support Christian Chukwu’s medical treatment

The Nigeria Football Federation has moved to provide support for former Nigeria captain and coach Christian Chukwuemeka Chukwu to overcome his present health challenges and get back on his feet soonest.

Babcock university teaching hospital successfully performs first spinal surgery

The Orthopaedic Department of the Babcock University Teaching Hospital (BUTH) in Ilishan-Remo, Ogun, said on Tuesday that it had successfully carried out its first spine surgery.
Miranda

Inter defender Miranda has surgery on broken nose

Inter defender Miranda has had successful surgery on a broken nose and will be evaluated day by day along with Marcelo Brozovic.

University of Ibadan announces new professors

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, UI, Professor Abel Idowu Olayinka, on Thursday announced that 23 academic staff has been promoted to a substantive professorial cadre.
Former Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta has praise Ousmane Dembele's 'genius' and has tipped him to soon become an important player for the long-term at Camp Nou following a tough start to life with the Catalan giants.

Andres Iniesta: Ousmane Dembele is a genius

Former Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta has praise Ousmane Dembele's 'genius' and has tipped him to soon become an important player for the long-term at Camp Nou following a tough start to life with the Catalan giants.
The Nigerian Navy Reference Hospital in Calabar on Saturday offered free medical services to over 4,000 residents of Nasarawa community in Calabar as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility to the host community.

Nigerian Navy offers free medical service to 4,000 Calabar residents

The Nigerian Navy Reference Hospital in Calabar on Saturday offered free medical services to over 4,000 residents of Nasarawa community in Calabar as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility to the host community.

Arsenal’s Hector Bellerin has successful knee operation in Spain

Arsenal full-back Hector Bellerin has had successful surgery on the knee injury sustained against Chelsea.
Chief Donatus Nwankpa, the Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia

Abducted Abia APC chairman yet to regain freedom – party

The State Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress in Abia has said that the party’s chairman, Mr. Donatus Nwankpa, who was reportedly abducted on Monday night, has yet to regain his freedom from his abductors.

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European clubs on red alert as Ajax confirm Hakim Ziyech can leave

Ajax sporting director Marc Overmars has confirmed that Hakim Ziyech will be allowed to leave the club this summer.
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Ibrahim Nabado elected new president of Nigeria’s handball coaches body

Ibrahim Nabado, the coach of Niger Vipers of Minna, was on Saturday in Abuja elected as the new president of the National Association of Handball Coaches.
Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann has been linked with a move to Barcelona for some time but Radomir Antic feels that the Camp Nou side are the wrong club for the Frenchman due to the way they set up under Ernesto Valverde.

Enersto Valverde unsure whether Barcelona will swoop for Antoine Griezmann

Ernesto Valverde described Antoine Griezmann as "a great player" but was unable to confirm whether he would be joining Barcelona, despite Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain distancing themselves from the World Cup-winning forward.
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Hazard confirms he will join Borussia Dortmund next season

Borussia Mönchengladbach forward Thorgan Hazard has all but confirmed that he will be joining Borussia Dortmund next season.
Valencia defender Gabriel celebrates after his side secured fourth place in La Liga

Valencia clinch Champions League qualification on final day

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