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NBBF says it wants more 3×3 competitions for teams ahead of Tokyo 2020 Olympics

By Abolade Ogundimu Musa Kida, President of Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), says his federation will now work towards ensuring result-driven participation in every FIBA 3×3 championship to enhance Nigeria’s participation at the 2020 Olympics. In a statement on the federation’s website, Kida said this followed Nigeria’s performance at the inaugural …

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Obafemi Martins donates 200 wheel chairs, 3,240 crutches, other health equipment to Lagos government …Gesture, act of selfless service, commitment to humanity, Says Ambode

Nigeria Football international, Obafemi Martins on Thursday donated health equipment worth several millions of naira to the Lagos State Government, saying it was part of his philanthropic gestures to give back to the society. Among the equipment donated by Martins, through his foundation, Obafemi Martins Foundation (OMF), include 200 Wheel …

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Lagos’ll make Agege Stadium ready for CAF Champions League – Ambode …Receives MFM FC, donates N50m to Club …Says Lagos Games Village to commence in 2018

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday heaped praises on the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM) Football Club for returning the State back to the prestigious CAF Champions League sixteen years after a team from the State participated in the tournament. Speaking at Lagos House in Alausa, …

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3SC confirms Agoye as head coach

By Akeem Abas The management of Shooting Stars Sports Club(3SC) has confirmed Coach Edith Agoye as its substantive Head Coach for the next football season. The 3SC Executive Chairman, Mr Gbolagade Busari made this known in a statement he signed  in Ibadan on Thursday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) …

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Africa’s premier football business event, the Football Africa Forum (FAF) will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa on 30 November-1 December 2017

The Forum will adopt the “African Football Development Charter”, which will promote broader commitment of people involved in the sport across the continent  The Forum aims to be Africa’s biggest football stakeholder knowledge sharing platform debating the future of football on the continent. The Forum will be a non-aligned gathering …

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