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Gov. Wike, Uba, international football, Nollywood stars colour Yobo’s testimonial match in P/H; ‘I’m satisfied with my career’

Former captain of the Super Eagles, Joseph Yobo, brought his playing career to a close, Friday evening, with a testimonial match played in his honour at the Adokiye Amiesiamaka Stadium in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. The match which featured Team Nigeria taking on Team World ended 5-4 in …

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National Kids Cup Competition: Anambra commences grassroots sports development

As part of preparatios for the National Kids Cup Competition, Anambra state has started development of sports from the grassroots, with primary school pupils. According to a statement by Dr. Mrs. Uju Nwogu, Commissioner for Youth Entrepreneurship and Sports Development and Prof Kate Omenugha, Commissioner for Education, “Grassroot Sports Development …

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FIFA again pays tribute to Rashidi Yekini

World’s football governing body, FIFA, has remembered Nigeria’s late ex-international, Rashidi Yekini, four years after his death. In a statement on FIFA’s website, , Wednesday,it looked back on his memorable goal, which became historic and the subsequent celebration. Yekini, who is Nigeria’s highest goal scorer (37 goals) till date, died …

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