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Abuja 2018 Sports Festival

20 Dec 2018
Former Nigerian jumper, hurdler and sprinter, Seigha Porbeni says the just concluded 19th National Sports Festival in Abuja was the worst ever organized in the nation’s sports history.
14 Dec 2018
Usheoritse Itsekiri and Bukola Boluwatife emerged the fastest man and woman in athletics sprint event decided on Wednesday evening in the 19th National Sports Festival holding in Abuja National Stadium. In the men’s 100m dash, the Delta state-born Usheoritse, who is representing Rivers State, crossed the finishing line ahead others in 10.27 seconds. Veteran Ogho-Oghene…
8 Dec 2018
Two gold medals have been won in the cycling event at the on-going 19th National Sports Festival in Abuja, with Rivers and Bayelsa States picking the first position in the men and female categories yesterday. Rivers state’s Gladys Tombrapa picked the first gold medal in the women’s 200 metres, as she crossed the finishing line…


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