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4-time heavyweight champion, Holyfield visits Tinubu; Both square up for charity boxing match

4-time heavyweight boxing  champion, Evander Holyfield, visited All Progressives Congress, APC, National Stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday in Bourdillon, Ikoyi, Lagos as a prelude to Rhumbles, a charity boxing match between Holyfield and Tinubu which holds on Thursday at the Landmark Event Center, VI, Lagos. Pictures show Asiwaju Tinubu …

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Evander Holyfield, greatest living boxer of all times – Ambode …As boxing legend visits Gov, donates $3m health equipment to LASG

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday lauded the achievements of five-time world cruiserweight and heavyweight boxing champion, Evander Holyfield, describing him as the greatest living boxer of all times. Governor Ambode, who spoke at Lagos House in Ikeja when he received Holyfield on courtesy visit, said he was …

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Speaker Dogara congratulates heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, says Nigeria must harness and promote talent

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has congratulated British-Nigerian boxer, Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua on clinching the unified world heavyweight champion title. This was made known via a statement released by his Special Adviser on media and publicity, Turaki Hassan, in Abuja on Monday. “I would like …

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Rangers CAF exit: Coach’s incompetence responsible for our crashing out- Enugu Sports Commissioner

From; Madu Ezenoha The Enugu state Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Charles Ndukwe, has attributed the exit of Rangers from the CAF competition to the Coach’s incompetence. Ndukwe contradicted the Acting chief Coach of the defending champions of the Nigeria professional football league NPFL, Rangers Inter. FC, Chukwuma  Agbo, that …

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Obaseki to set up Edo sports committee

AGENE GODWIN, Benin  Concluding a 2-day workshop organised by the state government to chart the future of the sporting sector, Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has disclosed that his administration would set up a technical committee to domesticate sports policies in the state. Governor Obaseki revealed that the strategic …

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