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28 Jun 2016
World number one Jason Day on Tuesday became the latest golfer to withdraw from the Rio Olympics because of fears over the Zika virus.
24 Jun 2016
Nigeria will not feature in the golf event of this year’s Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil, not because the country lacks the players for the competition. The simple reason is that the qualifying system for the event makes it impossible for most African countries...
24 Jun 2016
The Nigerian Golf Federation (NGF) believes the country will continue to stutter in major multi-medal championships unless it changed its unfair treatment of other sports.
22 Jun 2016
Tiger Woods said Wednesday he is "excited" about his rehabilitation progress following back surgery but the 14-time major champion gave no sign he might play in July's two major championships.
22 Jun 2016
Golfing great Rory McIlroy delivered a blow to Ireland's hopes of an Olympic medal on Wednesday when he said he would not be going to the Rio Games over fears of the Zika virus.
20 Jun 2016
Dustin Johnson ended years of misery at the majors with a come-from-behind win in the US Open at Oakmont on Sunday, but he was given a huge fright late on over a potential rules violation.
19 Jun 2016
Shane Lowry is expecting a few "twists in the tale" at Oakmont on Sunday as he tries to become the first player from the Republic of Ireland to win the US Open. The burly 29-year-old world number 41 from County Offaly set the stage for what would be a historic win for his country by…
19 Jun 2016
The US Open was left finely poised late Saturday when fading light forced third round play to be called off with Ireland's Shane Lowry leading a chasing pack all primed to pounce. A total of 32 players out of the 67 who made the cut were unable to finish their rounds before nightfall. They will…
17 Jun 2016
This falls under the immovable object umbrella, but happens so often that it deserves its own section. Relief is granted from sprinkler heads only if your ball, intended stance, or swing is interfered with.
17 Jun 2016
However, beyond the rules, Professional Golfers Association of Nigeria (PGAN) Director, Samson Lawal, has added that the country was also affected by its inability to remit its required payments to the IGF.
17 Jun 2016
Ibadan Golf Club (IGC) Captain, Idowu Salami, has highlighted the many derivable benefits from the game of golf, describing the game as a ‘life on its own’.
14 Jun 2016
The 116th edition of the Championship will start on Thursday, June through Sunday 19, June, with the possibility of a playoff on Monday, June 20.

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Justice Charles Agbaza of an FCT High Court in Friday rejected evidence by a witness of the EFCC in the trial of a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal.
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Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has pledged N25 million support for his alma-mater, the University of Lagos,(UNILAG) Akoka, to enable the institution host the Nigerian Universities Games (NUGA).