CHAN Qualifier: Eagles
hosts Cote d’Ivoire July 6
NIGERIA’S Super Eagles will host the Elephants of Cote d’Ivoire
between July 6 and 7 in the first of a two-leg qualifying
fixture for next year’s African Nations Championship, the
Confederation of African Football (CAF) has decided.
DSTV PBL: Kano
Pillars, others win
KANO Pillars Basketball Club, Markmentors and Plateau Peaks won
their two games this weekend at the Savannah Conference of the
DSTV Basketball League, While Bauchi Nets and Nigeria
Immigration shared the spoils.
Playing in front of home fans...Read
championship is coming to Nigeria, says NBA’s Fall
AMADOU Gallo Fall is the vice president of the NBA with the
responsibility of overseeing the development of basketball in
Africa. With his office in South Africa, Fall traverses the
length and breadth of the continent in search of ways to grow
Delta, Rivers, 10
others join Lagos for Channels National Kids’ Cup tourney
IN its five seasons, the yearly under-13 football tournament is
taking a large outlook with 12 states across the country joining
the host– Lagos for the 2013 Channels National Kids’ Cup
States like Delta, Ogun, Oyo, Ekiti, Osun...Read
customers to Wembley
AS part of its continued support of the Cashless Nigeria
initiative, MasterCard, one of the official sponsors of the UEFA
Champions League, is running a spectacular consumer promotion
that will bring all the action and excitement of the UEFA...Read
Dufil rules football,
PZ dominates table tennis
PZ Cussons made up in Table Tennis what their football team
found tasking to achieve as the Hot Robb chaps grabbed two gold
medals in the single and double categories of the ping pong
event of the FMCG Games, which entered Match Day 2 last...Read
Real Madrid confirms
REAL Madrid have announced that head coach Jose Mo...
Everton wants Onazi,
Oboabona may join Newcastle
BRITISH media report that Everton wants to lure Super Eagles’
midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi, to the English Premiership as they
rebuild their team following the departure of Manager, David
Moyes to Manchester United.
Moyes is expected top take...Read
June fixtures: Moses,
Uche blows for Eagles
Attacking midfielders Victor Moses and Kalu Uche have been ruled
out of the high-profile friendly
recognition delights Adewale
One of Nigeria’s outstanding athletes at the 2013
Africa Youth Athletics Championships (AYAC) held earlier this
year, Deborah Adewale, has expressed delight at being one of the
athletes to be hosted today by President Goodluck Jonathan. The
victorious AYAC team ...
Onakoya eyes ‘improved
University of Texas El Paso’s Abiola Onakoya has set
his sights on lowering his Personal Bests when he competes in
the regionals next week, saying has a lot to achieve in 2013
before the season winds down. Onakoya won three ...
Athlete barred from
One of the three athletes banned by the Athletics
Federation of Nigeria (AFN) last month, Olalekan Soetan, was
asked out of the Adokie Amsiemaka Stadium in Port Harcourt where
the third leg of the Golden League took place at the ...
Pistorius ends season
Paralympic gold medallist, Oscar Pistorius, will not
compete again this year as he awaits trial for murder. Pistorius,
26, is on bail after being charged with the murder of girlfriend
Reeva Steenkamp, but can compete before his court case is ...
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