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Nigeria’s D’Tigress emerge African Champions

The Nigeria Senior Women’s Basketball team, D’Tigress, have been crowned African champions again following their 65-48 win over Senegal on Sunday in the final of the 2017 Afrobasket Championship. D’Tigress,

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Nigeria striker Samuel replaces injured Iwobi

CSKA Moscow forward Aaron Samuel and Standard Liege defender Uche Agbo have been moved up from standby to the main Nigeria squad ahead of this weekend’s 2018 FIFA World Cup

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Chelsea’s Aina awaits FIFA nod for Nigeria swap

Chelsea defender Ola Aina is waiting for FIFA clearance to play for Nigeria in World Cup qualifiers against Cameroon, officials said Thursday. Aina, who is on a season-long loan at

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Nigerian players keep speaking Pidgin English… I want to learn, says Jamie Vardy

Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy says he’s learning how to speak Pidgin English as fluently as the Nigerian players in his team. Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho, and Ahmed Musa are

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Why Nigeria is not doing well in Sports – Minister

The Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has attributed Nigeria’s poor performances in sports to aging professional athletes. Mr. Dalung said this on Tuesday in Abuja while receiving Nigeria

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Nigeria’s D’Tigress Destroy Guinea, Set For Tough Senegal Clash

By Bamidele Boluwaji and Izuchukwu Okosi: Nigeria’s D’Tigress on Tuesday secured their fourth successive win in the 2017 FIBA Women’s AfroBasket in Mali, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Sam Vincent’s team reached another

Why do Nigerians love the English Premier League?

Every year for the past decade five local government areas in Kogi state,Nigeria has come together to celebrate Arsenal Day, a two-day celebration of Arsenal football club. Thousands of fans

Stampede kills 2 at Soccer City Stadium in Johannesburg

Fans at a soccer match in a South African stadium that hosted the 2010 World Cup final tried to push through the gates on Saturday, causing a stampede that killed

NIGERIANS SHINE IN AMERICAN SPORTS

It is no longer news that Nigerians have become the leading lights of American sports in the United States of America. There are more Nigerian immigrants in the United States

‘No drive, no desire, no purpose,’ – Twitter slams Super Eagles for South Africa loss

Fans were left fuming as Stuart Baxter’s men sealed their maiden victory against the Super Eagles with two second half goals Nigeria were stunned by South Africa at the Godswill