AfroBasket 2017: D’Tigers devour Cameroon

Nigeria’s senior men basketball team, the D’Tigers, on Thursday whipped Cameroon 106-91 points to move into the semi-finals at the 2017 Men’s AfroBasket Championship in Tunisia. According to the official website of Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), D’Tigers led the scoreboard aggregate throughout the fiercely-contested quarter-final match. The Nigerian side started off early, winning the first …
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FIFA Ranking: Nigeria drops six places

The Super Eagles of Nigeria dropped six places in the latest FIFA Coca Cola world rankings despite impressive outing results against Cameroon in the World Cup qualifying matches. The rankings released on Thursday by Football World Governing body showed that the Eagles dropped from the 38th to the 44th position with 695 points. It said …
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France 2018 Qualifiers: Edo tells Falconets to win Tanzania

Edo Government on Wednesday in Benin challenged the Falconets to ensure they do not fail to beat their Tanzanian opponents in the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Qualifiers on Saturday. Gov. Godwin Obaseki gave the challenge when he officially received the Nigerian team ahead of the first leg match slated for the Samuel Ogbemudia …
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National Youth Games: Official expresses optimism on the success of the event

Ademola Are, Director, Grassroots Sports Development at the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports, says the ministry was doing everything possible to ensure success of the ongoing National Youth Games (NYG). Are, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Ilorin, that though there were challenges, such were being addressed by the organisers. …
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