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NILS partners WIPF on inclusive governance

In its efforts to overcome challenges hindering the political participation of women, the National Institute for Legislative Studies (NILS) is collaborating with the Women In Politics Forum (WIPF) towards bridging the gap of under-representation of women in leadership and governance ...

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Pinnick off to Zurich

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr.  Amaju Melvin Pinnick, will depart Nigeria for Zurich, Switzerland on Monday for a meeting of the Organizing Committee for FIFA Competitions. Th e Organizing Committee for FIFA Competitions is one of the most ...

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ABS happy with Kwara Utd return to NPFL

Akhator (Dallas Wings), who stormed the team’s camp on Monday evening. Other players include Ezinne Kalu (Savannah State University), Sarah Ogoke (RC Celta Vigo, Spain), Adaora Elonu (Perfumeria Avenida, Spain), Chioma Udeaja (First Bank Basketball club), Nkechi Akashili (First Bank ...

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Okagbare tipped for medal in long jump

By Iyalla Adaye, Port Harcourt Okagbare IAAF World Championships: Blessing OkagbareIghoteguonor is expected to save Nigeria’s blushes at the ongoing IAAF World Championship by picking a medal in the women’s long jump. The country has yet to win any medal ...

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Quadri, Oshonaike seeded in Doubles event

Stories by Lekan Olaseinde & Gbenga Jolaosho Abuja Nigerian Table Tennis star, Aruna Quadri and his doubles partner Egypt’s Omar Assar have been seeded number six at this year’s third edition of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Challenge Nigeria ...

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Vettel wins Hungarian Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel hung on to win a tense Hungarian Grand Prix despite problems with his Ferrari and a valiant attack by title rival Lewis Hamilton. In a nail-biting fi nish, Vettel had his teammate Kimi Raikkonen behind complaining that he ...

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Spanish FA boss resigns from FIFA, UEFA

Suspended Spanish Football Federation president Angel Maria Villar has resigned from his roles as vice-president FIFA and UEFA. He and his son Gorka were arrested earlier this month as part of a corruption investigation. Villar, who denied all the allegations, ...

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Ladipo swears in new FCT NFSC exco

Story by Lekan Olaseinde Abuja President General of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club and National Chairman, Dr. Rafi u Ladipo and Rev Samuel Ikpea yesterday sworn in the newly elected executives members of the FCT chapter to run the aff ...

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