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Sunshine Stars FC reshuffles technical crew

In the bid to reposition the team for better performance, the management of the Akure-based Sunshine Stars FC on Monday announced minor reshuffling of its technical crew.

Nigeria set for West Africa Triathlon Championship

Three athletes will represent Nigeria at the maiden edition of the West Africa Triathlon championship, which will take place in Accra, Ghana from November 9 – 11.
A view of the video assistant refereeing (VAR) operation room at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia International Broadcast Centre (IBC) in Moscow on June 9, 2018. Mladen ANTONOV - AFP

CAF to use VAR in Champions League and Confederation Cup finals

The Confederation of African Football have announced that the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) will be used in the finals of both the CAF Champions League and Confederation Cup in November and December respectively.

Nigerian female cyclists arrive Italy for Championship

Nigerian female cyclists arrived Rome, Italy, for the Giro Delle Marche In Rosa Cycling Tour ahead of the Invitational Female Cycling Championship.
Hockey

Hockey official sets 2020 Olympics target for Team Nigeria

Prof. Edigba Agbo, the Technical Director, Nigerian Hockey Federation on Friday said Nigeria will be ready to compete favourably with the best in the world at the 2020 Olympics.
Falconets

James Peters slams Falconets over poor tactics against China

Former Technical Director of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), James Peters, has declared as negative the tactics adopted by the Super Falconets at the on-going FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in France.

Anthony Ikolo reappointed as scrabble national coach

The Nigeria Scrabble Federation (NSF) on Monday announced the reappointment of Coach Anthony Ikolo as the national coach.

Commonwealth Games: Federal government charges Team Nigeria

Olusade Adesola, Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports, has advised Team Nigeria contigents for the XXI Commonwealth Games to obey rules and bring back medals for the country.

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FEC approves purchase of firearms for prisons to stem jailbreak

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the purchase of 400 Beretta assault rifles with 20,000 rounds of ammunition for the Nigeria Prisons Service.
Zainab Ahmed

Federal government raises $2.86 billion bonds to fund budget, other projects

The Nigerian government on Wednesday announced the issuance of $2.86 billion aggregate triple bond series under its Global Medium Term Note Programme.

Ahmed Musa: Bafana Bafana don’t scare us

Super Eagles Captain Ahmed Musa has been quoted saying, hosts, Bafana Bafana of South Africa hold no fear for his Nigerian side ahead of weekend’s clash at the Soccer City.

Oil firms, federal government raise $180 million for Ogoni clean-up

The Federal Government has revealed that International Oil Companies (IOCs) have made a contribution of $180 million for the Ogoni clean-up exercise which is expected to kick-off in the next two weeks.
Romelu Lukaku

Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku ruled out of Belgium match with hamstring injury

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has been ruled out of Belgium's Nations League clash against Iceland with a hamstring injury.