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16 Oct 2015
Rory McIlroy and Justin Rose have both been confirmed for this week’s PGA Tour season opener, the Open. Coming as soon as it does after the season-ending Tour Championship, the event does not usually attract a stellar field. But a deal was struck in 2012 that saw a number of players to agree to…
10 Oct 2015
Thailand's Kiradech Aphibarnrat shot a third round 67 on Saturday to join overnight leader Matthew Fitzpatrick at the top of the leaderboard going into the final round of the British Masters.
9 Oct 2015
Organisers of the second 3E Actuaries Open, tagged ‘Road to Mongomo,’ have invited golfers and PGAs to the tournament scheduled for the Presidential Golf Course in Mongomo, Equatorial Guinea from December 10 to 13, 2015. The competition, according to a statement by the organisers, will be for a maximum field of 60 players with an…
9 Oct 2015
MicCom Golf and Country Club resident professional, Nojeem Sofela was in top form as he helped three amateur team members to carry the day at the 3rd Anniversary and Independence Day Pro-Am of Lakowe Lakes Golf Club, Lagos. In the competition, format was better ball Stableford (full handicap allowance) and scoring was lowest two of…
2 Oct 2015
About 180 players will vie for honours in the different categories when the Nigeria Cup tees off at the Ikoyi Club on September 26, the organisers have revealed.
25 Sep 2015
Group Managing Director of MTN Nigeria, Mike Ikpoki, who teamed up with Olateju Ogunwomoju to win the just concluded International Pairs competition at the Golf Section of the Ikoyi Club 1938, has promised to represent the country honourably at the world finals of the competition in Alicante, Spain, later this year.
25 Sep 2015
Scott Strange shot a six-under-par 64 to lead the Asia-Pacific Open Mitsubishi Diamond Cup oyesterday, as he underlined his return to form after being rocked by a triple tragedy.
18 Sep 2015
A top official of the International Golf Federation (IGF) says that the new course for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro will get its first test in March. A one-day exhibition event featuring three or four of the top male and female players will test the course. The players have not yet been selected,…
18 Sep 2015
Europe is underdogs for the 2015 Solheim Cup against the United States despite winning the previous two tournaments, says eight-time European team member, Catriona Matthew. The women’s equivalent of the Ryder Cup starts today in Germany with Europe chasing a record third successive win. Ten of America’s 12 players are in the world’s top 40…
18 Sep 2015
• Tourney tees off Sept 26 at Ikoyi Club About 180 players will vie for honours in the different categories when the Nigeria Cup tees off at the Ikoyi Club on September 26, the organisers have revealed. The Nigeria Cup is Ikoyi Club’s annual golfing tournament, which commemorates Nigeria’s Independence anniversary. It was established to…
11 Sep 2015
The proposed golf course at the Kogi State University, Anyigba, will serve as a catalyst to serious economic activities in the state and also create wealth for the people, the chairman of Kogi State Golfers Association, Emmanuel Adejoh Bako, has disclosed.
11 Sep 2015
The 2015 International Pairs competition billed to hold at the golf section of Ikoyi club 1938 has been garnering IT giant, Lenovo, and luxury carmaker, Porsche, being the latest blue-chip firms to identify with the competition.


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Uber and Bolt drivers have called on ride hailing companies operating in Nigeria to conduct proper profiling of riders in order to stop frequent killing of innocent drivers by criminally minded users.
2 hours ago
Suspected pirates have abducted an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff working at the Conoil field in Koluama 1 in Bayelsa.
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NAIROBI, Kenya, 6 December 2021- /African Media Agency (AMA) /- The Kerry Group has expanded its footprint in Africa following its acquisition of Rwanda-based Afribon. This transaction further enhances Kerry’s focus as a leading business to business ingredient solutions provider for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical markets.  Launched in 2012, Afribon is specialised in the…
3 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Auditors-General across the country to introduce strategies that will help stamp out corruption from the system.
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The Borno Police Command on Monday said it arrested five suspected rapists and a woman in possession of 90 rounds of ammunition.