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CAF Announces 63 Match Officials For AFCON, Only 1 Nigerian Picked

The tournament, which has Nigeria’s Super Eagles as one of the 24 participating teams, will kick off on Jan. 9 and end on Feb. 6.

11-year-old Emerges Double Champion At Enugu State Squash Championship

Okechukwu who won the Under-13 Gold at the championships in 2020 made it double this time around and received the Best Player.

NFF Appoints Eguavoen Interim Super Eagles Boss, Sacks Rohr

Olajire quoted General Secretary of the NFF Mohammed Sanusi as saying that the relationship between the NFF and Mr. Rohr had come to an end.

Serena Williams Skips Australian Open

US tennis star, Serena Williams, will not compete at the Australian Open in January on the advice of doctors, organisers announced.

Nigeria’s Quadri Shines At Singapore WTT Championship

Quadri is the first African player to get to the quarter-finals at the ongoing championship, rising to become the world's number 13th player.

Champions League: Ronaldo, Sancho Send Manchester United To Knockout Round On Carrick’s Debut

“It’s not been an easy couple of days for anyone at the club and that result almost feels like it’s for Ole,” Carrick said after the match.

Ronaldo Confident Portugal Will Reach World Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo conceded that Sunday’s 2-1 defeat to Serbia was “tough” but vowed that Portugal’s hopes of qualifying for the 2022.

Tottenham Sack Manager, Nuno Espirito Santo

Tottenham has sacked Nuno Espirito Santo following the dismal 3-0 defeat to a Manchester United team their fifth league defeat in 10 matches.

FC Barcelona Appoints Barjuan Caretaker Coach Amid Report Of Xavi Agreement

Sport, a daily sports newspaper in Spain, has meanwhile reported that Barca have an agreement with club legend Xavi to take over.

Ronald Koeman Sacked As Coach Of FC Barcelona

Barcelona has parted ways with coach Ronald Koeman after a series of losses that included a 1-0 loss to Rayo Vallecano on Wednesday.

Sports Ministry Orders The Immediate Dissolution Of NBBF’s Caretaker Committee

Kida said the purported postponement was illegal and a direct usurpation of the powers of the NBBF Congress as enshrined in the 2019 NBBF.

Jose Mourinho Sent Off As Roma Ends Napoli’s Winning Start To Season

As a frustrating Roma struggled in the second half, it got too much for Mourinho late on, he was sent off for protesting with the referee.

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FEMA Sensitises Furniture Marketers To Measures To Prevent Fire Outbreak

“FEMA and FCT Fire Service are on ground to identify the necessary things that can be done to curb fire incident in the market.

Senator Drags Estranged Wife Of Fani-Kayode To Court Over Alleged Defamation

Offor told the court that he had little information about the case and so could not explain why Chikwendu and her legal team were absent in court.

Court Remands Man Over Alleged Gun Possession

Enilobo directed that the defendant should be held in custody pending the legal opinion of the Oyo State Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP).

Burkina Faso President Kabore Detained In Military Camp – Sources

Several armoured vehicles of the presidential fleet, riddled with bullets, could be seen near the president’s residence. One was spattered with blood.

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