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Lagos to host FIBA World Cup qualifiers
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Lagos to host FIBA World Cup qualifiers

The Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium, Lagos has been chosen as the preferred venue to host the 2nd window of the 2019 FIBA Men World Cup qualification games. The venue is expected to wear a new look ahead of the first game between Mali and Rwanda on Friday, […]

Zinedine Zidane resigns as manager of Real Madrid
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Zinedine Zidane resigns as manager of Real Madrid

Zinedine Zidane has resigned as manager of Spanish club Real Madrid. He made the announcement at an impromptu press conference following a meeting with club President Florentino Perez. While the reason for the presser was not given, most of the Spanish news outlets had already come to the conclusion that […]

NBBF, PEAK review contractual agreements
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NBBF, PEAK review contractual agreements

Chinese Sportswear and equipment manufacturing giants, Peak Sports Products Co. Limited have met with the President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, Engr. Musa Kida and some of its board members to review its sponsorship deal with Nigeria. The delegation from Peak led by its Brand Vice Director, Tony Lin arrived […]

Ladies in Sports Conference 2018 to hold 1st of June
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Ladies in Sports Conference 2018 to hold 1st of June

The 2018 Ladies in Sport Conference will take place on the 1st of June at the Sheraton Hotel Ikeja. The conference features international expert speakers like International Business Development for the La Liga, Javier Del Rio; Sports facility Manager, Chris Hague; CAS member Deanna Reiss and returning for this year’s […]

NFF, LMC sign three-year partnership with 1XBET
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NFF, LMC sign three-year partnership with 1XBET

The Nigeria Football Federation and the League Management Company have signed separate but similarly-useful partnership agreements with online betting company, 1XBET. 1XBET operates in several territories and has impressive record of association with ‘the beautiful game’ (including sponsorship of the 5th African Nations Championship held in Morocco at the beginning […]

Nigeria names squad for Atletico Madrid friendly
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Nigeria names squad for Atletico Madrid friendly

Ahead of Tuesday’s friendly match with newly–crowned Europa League champions, Atletico Madrid FC of Spain at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo, Super Eagles’ B Head Coach Salisu Yusuf has invited 23 players, among them highly –rated Plateau United striker Tosin Omoyele and Katsina United defender Destiny Ashadi. There were […]