Saturday, 3rd June 2023

Tokyo Paralympics

5 Sep 2021
The Tokyo Paralympics were declared closed on Sunday by IPC chief Andrew Parsons, who said the pandemic-delayed Games had "not just been historic
29 Aug 2021
Afghanistan's athletes were in tears when they finally arrived at the Tokyo Paralympics, officials said, as Super Sunday -- with 63 golds up for grabs -- began in thrilling fashion in the triathlon.
Latifat Tijani
26 Aug 2021
Nigeria's Latifat Tijani has won the country's first gold medal at the ongoing Tokyo Paralympic Games. Latifat won the gold on Thursday in women’s 45kg powerlifting after she defeated China’s Zhe Cui to lift 107kg. The Nigerian powerlifter was a gold medalist at the Brazzaville 2015 Africa Games and a silver medalist at the Rio…
24 Aug 2021
Japan's emperor declared the Tokyo Paralympics open in a nearly empty stadium on Tuesday, with athletes ready to defy stereotypes and shatter records despite a year-long pandemic delay.
22 Aug 2021
The Tokyo Paralympics open Tuesday after a year-long pandemic delay and with the virus continuing to cast a long shadow as Japan battles a record surge in cases.
16 Aug 2021
Spectators will be barred from the Tokyo Paralympics over coronavirus fears, organisers said Monday, as Japan battles record infections despite emergency measures in several parts of the country.


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The Federal Government has banned underage children from participating in the National Common Entrance Examination for admission into the Unity Schools across the country.
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Tensions remained high in Senegal on Saturday after fresh overnight clashes brought the death toll to 15 in the two days since a court convicted opposition leader Ousmane Sonko.
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The Convoy of the Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello was on Saturday blocked and attacked by people believed to be supporters of Alh. Muritala Yakubu Ajaka. The incident which occured at about 12.30 hours left many people injured.
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The Senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Smart Adeyemi, says legislative experiences of President Bola Tinubu....
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Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag handed Fred a start in Saturday's FA Cup final against Manchester City