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I am ‘happy for any anti-doping body,’ says Farah
Mo Farah says he is “happy for any anti-doping body” to test any of his previous blood and urine samples.
Ronaldo leapt above Muller to become the fifth-highest goalscorer of All Time
Cristiano Ronaldo moved into fifth spot on the list of all-time record goalscorers this week, after the Portuguese superstar followed a brace in Juventus’ victory against Parma with another goal against Roma.
Trophy hunters of the republic
Sir: “I never tell you finish,” as Fela would say. Chief of Air Staff has already announced the establishment of a NAF University in his home state of Bauchi. For which Bauchi State governor has expressed gratitude.
Amokachi, Taribo, Yobo, others, set for maiden Oyo Unity Cup launch
All is set for the kickoff of the maiden edition of the Oyo Unity Cup, a brainchild of the Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare.
Fatai 'Oko Oloyun' Yusuf shot dead in Oyo State
Popular Lagos-based traditional medicine practitioner Fatai Yusuf, popularly known as Oko Oloyun has been shot dead, police said on Thursday. Oko Oloyun was reportedly travelling from Lagos to Iseyin in Oyo State, where he recently commissioned a big building for business. The police said he was hit by a bullet after suspected assassin shot at…
Climate change not 'big issue' for Nigeria, says Sylva
Nigeria's junior minister for petroleum said on Thursday in Davos that climate change is not a "big issue" for Africa's largest producer of oil. "Climate change is not really a big issue for us," Timipre Sylva told Bloomberg’s Francine Lacqua at the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland. Nigeria is one of, at…
Chemicals in tap water may cause 5% of all bladder cancer cases
Tap water may be the cause of one in 20 cases of bladder cancer in Europe each year, a major study suggests. Researchers have linked drinking, showering and bathing in the water to more than....
Real Madrid’s Brazilian starlet, Reinier Jesus set to rule the world
From Ronaldo to Robinho to Kaka and now Reinier Jesus. Real Madrid’s new £26m signing is the latest Brazilian forward to arrive at the Bernabeu with high expectations.