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26 Mar 2018
Egypt’s Karim El Hammamy and Salma Youssef emerged winners in the men and women’s categories of this year’s Lagos International Squash Classics, which ended at the weekend at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere.
25 Mar 2018
James Harden scored 27 points as the red-hot Houston Rockets won their franchise record 59th game with a 114-91 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday. Harden, who only played three quarters, shot 11-of-24 from the field and nailed a couple of long-range three pointers for the Rockets who won their eighth consecutive game.…
24 Mar 2018
Japanese ski jumper Sara Takanashi clinched the all-time record for most World Cup wins with her first victory of the season in Oberstdorf on Saturday. The 21-year-old broke out of her tie with Austrian men's great Gregor Schlierenzauer by edging out Daniela Iraschko-Stolz in the penultimate event of the season. "I'm very happy about my…
24 Mar 2018
Former president Olusegun Obasanjo and Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State will be guests at the finals of the Lagos International Squash Classics...
23 Mar 2018
Kemba Walker scored 46 points Thursday in leading the Charlotte Hornets to a record-shattering 140-79 romp over visiting Memphis, one of the most lopsided routs in NBA history. The 61-point victory margin was the largest in any NBA game since 1998 and marked only the sixth time in league history a team won by 60…
19 Mar 2018
This year’s Lagos International Squash Classics will serve off today at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of Teslim Balogun Stadium, with top athletes ready to compete for the $20,000 prize money.
16 Mar 2018
Breaking the internet may very well have been beyond them but Nigeria’s winter heroines further endeared themselves to their fans and certainly earned new ones with the level of their engagement on Social media. With immense pre-tournament exposure, which saw many Nigerians, before apathetic to the Winter Olympic games, become interested in the games especially…
16 Mar 2018
The 2018 Nestle MILO Basketball Championship has begun with over 30 schools participating in this year’s conference play-offs. The championship, which creates opportunities for participants...
16 Mar 2018
After about eight months of crisis, the Federation of International Basketball Associations (FIBA) yesterday called for fresh elections into the board of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF).
15 Mar 2018
Tiger Woods seeks an unprecedented ninth triumph at the Arnold Palmer Invitational starting Thursday, the 14-time major champion hoping to find top form on one of his favorite courses.
15 Mar 2018
The Chairman of Blaugrana Sports International Group, Mr. Leslie Oghomienor, has promised to give assistance to the Future Assured Programme of the Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, as he described it as an enviable and selfless one through its activities, progress and impacts so far. Oghomienor, who spoke at the end of the…
15 Mar 2018
The House of Representatives yesterday ordered investigation into the alleged disappearance of $150,000, which the International Amateur Athletics Federation (IAAF) sent to the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN).


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Experts have described Lagos State’s youth population as a potential asset for further rapid economic transformation of the state and the country.
14 mins ago
Determined to decisively address the recent security challenges in Enugu State, especially in Eha Amufu, Isi-Uzo Local Government Area (LGA), Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and heads of security agencies in the state..
17 mins ago
• Team Oyo Breaks New Grounds • My Disability Doesn’t Stop Me, Says Akinbode Chairman, Local Organising Committee (LOC) for Delta 2022 National Sports Festival, Patrick Ukah, has assured Nigerians that the closing ceremony of the games today will be highly entertaining. Ukah said they’ve been preparing for the closing ceremony before the games began,…
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The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), says it has assisted 29,000 irregular migrants back to Nigeria, since April 2017.
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President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock over the reported kidnapping of five newborn babies in Anambra State, directing that the rising crime rate in the areas be reduced without further delay.