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NRA seeks protection for referees at match venues
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NRA seeks protection for referees at match venues

The Nigeria Referees Association, NRA has pleaded with clubs, state FAs and league organisers to provide adequate security for match officials at match venues. This was contained in a release signed by National Publicity Secretary of Nigeria Referees Association, Kelechi Mejuobi. NRA president, Mr Tade Azeez said the call has […]

Mayweather vs. McGregor to be presented live in U.S. cinemas
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Mayweather vs. McGregor to be presented live in U.S. cinemas

The unprecedented showdown between legendary boxing champion Floyd “Money” Mayweather and UFC superstar “The Notorious” Conor McGregor will be broadcast live to U.S. cinemas on Saturday, August 26. “MAYWEATHER vs. MCGREGOR” will feature a 12-round super welterweight contest that marks the first time champions from both boxing and MMA will […]

Who will really benefit from the amended AFCON?
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Who will really benefit from the amended AFCON?

Confederation of African Football recently amended the continents most prestigious tournament; the cup of nations (AFCON). It was decided at the African Football symposium held in Rabat Morocco that the number of teams have been increased to 24 against the traditional 16 with effect from the Cameroon 2019. It was […]

FG donates sports equipments to 45 schools in Ondo
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FG donates sports equipments to 45 schools in Ondo

The federal government says it will continue to use sports not only as a veritable tools in engaging youth in meaningful ventures but to also create more business opportunities for Nigerians. Acting secretary to the government of the federation Dr Habiba Lawal stated this while presenting equipments to selected public […]