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Muaythai Federation ready for National Sports Festival, says Egonu 

President of Muaythai Federation of Nigeria (MFN), Paul Egonu, has commended the Federal Government for lifting the suspension of contact sports after several months of lockdown following the outbreak of COVID-19. The post Muaythai Federation ready for National Sports Festival, says Egonu  appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – …

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Chidi Imoh, Israel Adesanya, Okocha, Izamoje make sports icon list

One of Nigeria’s greatest sprinters of all time, Chukwudi ‘Chidi’ Imoh, former Super Eagles team captain, Austin Okocha, Nigerian-born, New Zealand based Mixed Martial Arts… The post Chidi Imoh, Israel Adesanya, Okocha, Izamoje make sports icon list appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Read …

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National protests – A sports revolution may be afoot too

At evening, like the sun dipping suddenly in the horizon, an unusual situation has taken Nigeria by storm and complete surprise. Civil protests have been spontaneous and widespread. The post National protests – A sports revolution may be afoot too appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and …

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Court injunctions stop NBBF men’s premier league

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has announced that the Men’s Premier League may not dunk off soon due to the ongoing suit brought against it by an ‘unknown’ entity… The post Court injunctions stop NBBF men’s premier league appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. …

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Lalong hails ITF’s support for golf development

Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong, has praised the director–general of the Industrial Training Fund (ITF), Sir Joseph Ari, for investing hugely in the development of the Nigerian economy by expanding its frontiers under his leadership. The post Lalong hails ITF’s support for golf development appeared first on The Guardian …

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George Ugbomah wins IGCC’s Anyansi Handicap Kitty

George Ugbomah at the weekend scored 74 net to win the Chike Anyansi Kitty held at the Ibori Golf and Country Club (IGCC), Asaba. The competition was organised to celebrate the new handicap of Chike Anyansi. The post George Ugbomah wins IGCC’s Anyansi Handicap Kitty appeared first on The Guardian …

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Israel Adesanya becomes first MMA fighter to sign with PUMA

His pre-fight drama with Brazil’s Costa is ‘most-watched UFC face-off of all time’ The drama leading to the victory of Nigerian-born, New Zealand-based UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya against Brazil’s Paulo Costa in Abu Dhabi about two weeks ago has been adjudged the most-watched UFC face-off of all time. The …

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