Saturday, 3rd June 2023

Emmanuel Zira

23 Jun 2019
Emmanuel Zira, a renowned sports administrator, says it is time to end the hiring of foreign coaches for the national teams. Zira said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday following the performance of the Super Eagles and Falcons in their separate national assignments. Falcons lost 0-3 to Germany…
30 Jun 2017
Anxiety has gripped most of the candidates that protested the conduct and outcome of the June 13 federations’ elections in Abuja, as the appeals committee set up by the sports ministry...
24 Jun 2017
The President of Nigeria Weightlifting Federation, Mohammed Yahaya has advised members of the Appeals Committee (set up by the Sports Ministry to consider and...
12 Jul 2016
The interim board of the Nigerian National League (NNL) is poised for a battle with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) over the federation’s alleged non-implementation of the agreements ...


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Long an anti-immigration party, the Alternative for Germany (AfD) has scaled new heights in national polls as discontent with the government in Berlin and its climate agenda grows.
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President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is set to be sworn in on Saturday as head of state after winning a historic runoff election to extend his two-decade rule for another five years as Turkey's economic woes worsen.
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Carriages perched on top of each other and lines of bodies collected by rescue workers: as dawn broke on Saturday, it revealed the horror of one of India's deadliest railway crashes.
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Heavy rain across parts of Japan has killed one person, left two missing and injured dozens more, authorities said Saturday, with thousands of residents issued evacuation warnings.
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Shelling rocked greater Khartoum on Friday as fighting between Sudan's warring generals intensified, despite US sanctions imposed after