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25 Aug
United States-based long jumper, Joseph Edafiadhe, is still disappointed about not being included in Nigeria’s contingent to the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England.
20 Aug
The Federal Government will host members of Team Nigeria’s contingent to the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on September 15, the Ministry of sports has disclosed.
15 Aug
The 2022 Commonwealth Games has come and gone. Winners have emerged, records broken and new ones have been set. The games in Birmingham came to a close with Australia topping the table with 178 medals.
11 Aug
The first batch of Team Nigeria athletes to the just concluded Commonwealth Games in Birmingham was, yesterday, given a heroic welcome by the Federal Government on their return...
8 Aug
This year’s Commonwealth Games, tagged Birmingham 2022, has, no doubt, provided residents with the opportunity to come out en masse to support both the government and athletes.
4 Aug
The Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University (LASU), Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, has congratulated Islamiyat Yusuf, a student of the institution, for winning a bronze medal in weightlifting for Nigeria at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England.
30 Jul
Sports minister, Sunday Dare, has dismissed as ‘fake news reports that a British sportswear manufacturer had to answer a Save Our Soul (SOS) call from Nigeria’s Commonwealth team over kits.
28 Jul
In today’s sports, Nigeria’s male team seem to have taken the back seat, allowing the women to dominate the stage. From football to athletics, male competitors are no longer the force they used to be in major sporting events.
9 Aug 2021
Aston Villa has signed defender Axel Tuanzebe from Premier League rivals Manchester United on a season-long loan, the Birmingham club announced Sunday.
7 Sep 2020
A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the mass stabbings in Britain's second city Birmingham that left one person dead and two critically wounded, police said Monday.
6 Sep 2020
British police declared a "major incident" early on Sunday after multiple people were stabbed in the centre of England's second...
12 Jun 2020
Athletes competing at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England, will be allowed to take a knee to support the 'Black Lives Matter' (BLM) movement

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Tragedy struck on Friday when five persons died in a road crash in Zaranda village, on the Bauchi-Jos road. Yusuf Abdullahi, the Sector Commander, FRSC, disclosed this in a road traffic crash report made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Bauchi on Saturday. The FRSC boss added that five other people were…
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Imo Police Command says it repelled an attack on the building of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) located in Orlu LGA in Imo by the suspected members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The command further disclosed that the hoodlums, who attacked the INEC facility, later retreated with bullet wounds after they suffered…
57 mins ago
The Court of Appeal in Abuja has affirmed the candidature and nomination of the governorship candidate of APC in the July 16 governorship election in Osun, Adegboyega Oyetola, and his running mate, Benedict Alabi. Oyetola and Alabi are the immediate past governor and deputy governor of Osun. The court set aside the ruling of the…
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The Faceoff Fight Night series, the highly anticipated mixed martial arts event, is back with its third edition, this time featuring 22 fighters from six African countries. Faceoff Fight Night 3 comes up on December 29 at the Landmark Event Centre, Lagos. Tickets are available at www.wakaevents.ng. FaceOff Fight Nights, which are usually a series…