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Make Nasarawa proud, we employ you – Commissioner

Nasarawa United FC of Lafia

*We want to dominate football this season Honorable Bamaiyi Anangba is the Commissioner for Sports in Nasarawa State. He spoke with Olayinka Elebute of www.gongnews.net in his new office in Lafia, on the challenges he faces in turning around Nasarawa United FC of Lafia and what he plan to do …

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Austin Mgbolu dies 11 months after his mum’s

Austin Mgbolu

*Only days after Deji Tinubu passed on Reports reaching www.gongnews.net indicates that former Nigerian Football Association (NFA) spokesperson, Austin Mgbolu, is dead. Mgbolu died Wednesday at his Gwarimpa-Abuja residence. Reports had it that Mgbolu, popularly called in the industry “Booster” had a major surgery in January. He appeared to have …

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Badminton: Adesokan, Krobapor rise in global ranking

Clement Krobakpo, Dorcas Adesokan rise in world ranking...top rated Nigerian badminton player

*Egyptians still lead African male ranking Dorcas Adesokan of Ogun state and Clement Krobapor of the NSCDC  moved up in the latest world rankings released by the Badminton world federation. In the women’s category two Nigerians made the top 10 in Africa with Dorcas Adesokan retaining her crown as the queen …

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Senate President Cup: Delta takes early lead in softball

Baseball: Tagged or safe? Silky skill at work. Delta leading Softball in Ilorin

*General Ishola Williams, others for awards Delta state softball team started their campaign in the on-going National U-15 Baseball and Softball Championship, tagged ‘Senate President Baseball and Softball Cup on a good note, beating Lagos state 13-6. They will take on Bayelsa state team Wednesday in the first match of …

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D’Tigress to battle Turkey, Argentina, Australia

D'Tigress player set to do honours

*Preparation will give us endless world of possibilities D’Tigress, Nigeria’s female national basketball team, have been grouped alongside Turkey, Argentina and Australia for the 2018 FIBA women’s world cup taking place in Tenerife, Spain. At a brief ceremony held on Tuesday at the Teatro Leal, San Cristobal de la Laguna, …

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Lulu floors EFCC in Appeal Court, acquitted

Alhaji Sani Abdullahi Lulu...speaking to journalists after the Appeal Court judgement

*It is God’s doing. 8 years prosecution that turned to persecution By Oluwole Francis Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja, Tuesday, set aside the judgment of the Federal High Court, Abuja delivered on 22nd February, 2016 by Justice E. S. Chukwu which dismissed a ‘no-case-submission’ filed by Sani Abdullahi Lulu, …

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