Monday, 6th February 2023
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19 Jan
Fast-rising Ndidi Osaji and David Edwards, who just returned from the ITF/CAT West and Central African Junior Tennis Championship in Togo, are already showing why they excelled at the West African tournament.
17 Jan
Novak Djokovic enjoyed a rousing reception on a winning return to the Australian Open on Tuesday and Andy Murray rolled back the years to stun Matteo Berrettini in a classic.
15 Jan
Teenage sensation, Ohunene Comfort Yakubu, won dual titles in the U-16 singles and doubles events at the African Junior Tennis Championship held in Togo.
14 Jan
Team Nigeria has vowed to extend its perfect record in the Team event at the 2023 African Junior Tennis Championship (AJC), which will end today in Lome, Togo. The youngsters have been in blistering form all week dominating the team event with victory over the hosts, Togo, and Burkina Faso. Even though the U-16 girls…
13 Jan
African champions Quadri Aruna of Nigeria and Dina Meshref of Egypt confirmed their status as the players in the continent after taking down their French and Polish opponents in the round of 16 of the WTT Contender Durban 2023. The two players started the year on a winning note in the first round with Aruna…
12 Jan
Africa’s top seeds, Quadri Aruna and Dina Meshref, have been handed tough draw at this year’s World Table Tennis (WTT) Contender holding in Durban. The ongoing WTT Series in South Africa serves as a dress rehearsal for this year’s World Championships scheduled for May in Durban.
12 Jan
Novak Djokovic has suffered an injury scare ahead of his return to the Australian Open.The world number five pulled out of what was meant to have been a 75-minute practice session with Daniil Medvedev, yesterday, on the Rod Laver Arena.
10 Jan
Nigeria is sure of getting a gold medal in both the girls and boys U-14 and U-16 categories at the ongoing African Junior Tennis Championship in Togo.
9 Jan
Novak Djokovic, yesterday, battled back from match point down to win his first tournament of the year with a thrilling victory over Sebastian Korda in the final of the Adelaide International 1.
8 Jan
Venus Williams has pulled out of the Australian Open after picking up at injury at the Auckland Classic, organisers said. The 42-year-old American had accepted a wildcard to compete in the opening Grand Slam of the year at Melbourne Park, a tournament she first played in 1998 and in which she is a two-time finalist,…
8 Jan
Novak Djokovic clinched a 6-3 6-4 win against Daniil Medvedev in the Adelaide International semi-finals, yesterday, overcoming an injury scare to tee up a final meeting with Sebastian Korda. Djokovic made a fast start by breaking in Medvedev’s second service game, though there was concern when the 21-time grand slam winner required a lengthy medical…
8 Jan
Team Nigeria, yesterday, arrived in Togo for the African Junior Tennis Championship, with the players vowing to win gold medals in the competition. The players who said that they were in Lome to better their last performance, and right the wrongs after Nigeria failed to win many gold medals in the last competition. Yahaya Sani,…


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Hope PSBank, a Unified Payment Services Limited subsidiary, has commenced a community inclusion initiative to bring more people into the financial system.
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MTN Nigeria Communications (MTNN) has proposed a N203.55 billion final dividend, culminating in N10 per share due to every shareholder of the company for the 2022 financial year.