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100 Players To Participate In CBN Junior Tennis Championship

By Annang Bako Kaduna (Nigeria) — No fewer than 100 players are participating in the 10th edition of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Junior tennis Championship holding in Kaduna. An official, Isaac Okorafor, told Journalist that the competition is to discover young talents and nurtured them to limelight while establishing a strong transition platform […]

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Football: Nigeria To Improve On Team’s Weakness For Return Leg In Egypt

Longtong Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – Nigeria’s Super Eagles Coach, Samson Siasia, has promised to improve on the team’s weakness before the March 29th return leg match in Egypt. Siasia said this shortly after the Nigeria’s 1-1 draw with Egypt, at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna, North-west Nigeria. According to him, the Eagles played well, […]

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Football: Mikel Obi Takes Over As New Captain Of Nigeria’s Super Eagles

By Longtong Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – Former Super Eagle’s captain, Amed Musa has handed over the captainship of the team to Mikel Obi, being the most senior player of the team. Musa made this known in a media chat in Kaduna, northwest nigeria, ahead of the Nigerian Super Eagles encounter with Pharaohs of Egypt for […]

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Northern Governors Tasked On Building up Almajiri’s Through Sport

By Longtong Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – Chairman of the Beach Volleyball Committee of the Nigerian Volleyball Federation, Musa Nimrod has appealed to Northern Nigerian governors to support and bring in the Almajiris into sport activities, saying, it is one of the major tools that can be used to build them up. Nimrod made the appeal […]

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Nigerian Sport Writers Appeal To Buhari For Speedy Release Of 2016 Rio Olympic Funds

By Longtong Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – Sport Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), FCT Chapter, has appealed to President Mohammadu Buhari to fast track the release of money for Nigeria’s athlete preparations toward the Rio 2016 Olympic Games as they are capable of winning medals, if they are given the right incentives, including integrated local and […]

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Handball: Northwest Nigeria Maiden Competition Opens

Annang Bako Kaduna (Nigeria) — Maiden edition of North-West Zonal under 17 Handball competition has open in Kaduna Friday, bringing 196 players from the states of Kano, Kaduna, Katsina, Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara and Jigawa. The competition which features male and female players is organised by National Sports Commission (NSC), and is expected to last three […]

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Kaduna Hosts Nigeria Vs Egypt AFCON Qualifier Match

By Annang Bako Kaduna (Nigeria) — Ahmadu Bello Stadium Kaduna, in northwest nigeria is to host the Africa Nations Cup (AFCON) qualifier against Egypt on March 26, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) says. General Secretary of NFF, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, told journalists in Kaduna, shortly after inspection of the stadium facilities, but said the inspection team […]

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Nigeria: NSCDC Wins 2016 Customs Volleyball Championship

By Longtong Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) male and female teams emerged winners of the 3rd edition of the Comptroller-General of Customs National Open Volleyball Championship held over the weekend in Kaduna. The male team defeated the Nigeria Customs team 3 – 1 while the female team defeated the […]

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