Blessing Okagbare's medal hopes in Rio Olympics suffers a setback

14 August 2016

The first medal hope for Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare is off her sleeves following the conclusion of the women’s 100m final at the ongoing Rio Olympic Games.

Okagbare, who made the finals of...

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Rio Olympics: Nigeria beats Denmark, now to face Germany

13 August 2016

Nigeria U-23 team at the Olympic games progressed to the semi-final stage of the competition with a defeat to Denmark. 

Goals from captain Mikel Obi and Aminu Umar on either half of the... Read More...

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Nigerian International, Asesat Oshoala remembers her where she started from

12 August 2016

Arsenal ladies star and Super Falcons of Nigeria forward Asisat Oshoala donated over 50 football kits and gifts to her former grassroots team in Mushin, schools and also visited the less privilege... Read More...

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How Mikel saved Nigeria another national embarrassment in Brazil

12 August 2016

John Mikel Obi paid $4000 to free the Olympic football squad after the team was held to ransom by hotel officials in Sao Paulo over bills incurred by additional NFF officials according to reports... Read More...

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Rio Olympics: Dream Team VI tops group B despite loss to Columbia

11 August 2016

Nigeria’s Dream Team VI still topped Group B of the Rio 2016 Olympics men’s football event in Sao Paulo in spite of a 2-0 loss to Colombia on Wednesday.

Nigeria thus advanced to Saturday’s...

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Chierika Ukogu misses out on Olympic medal but not cheers from Nigerians

10 August 2016

Nigeria’s Chierika Ukogu has qualified for the semi-finals of the women’s single scull rowing event in Rio.

The Stanford University graduate became the first Nigerian to compete at the... Read More...

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Serena Williams weeps out of 3rd round of Rio Olympics

10 August 2016

Defending champion of Women Olympics tennis, Serena Williams is out of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

Shanking shots of all sorts, including five double-faults in one game alone, Williams... Read More...

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Done Deal: Pogba now confirmed a Man. United Player

09 August 2016

The fact that Manchester United acquired Paul Pogba on Monday was not the headline; the Premier League club had long been known to be interested in the French midfielder. It was the price of Pogba... Read More...

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Dream Team VI,the stone Solomon Dalung rejected is now the corner stone

08 August 2016

From Uzonna Ononye, Lagos

That the Dream Team VI beat their Swedish counterpart 1-0 in their second Group B game of the football event of Rio 2016 Olympic Games may no longer be news. ... Read More...

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In a case of What Goes Up Must Come Down, Williams sisters crashes out of Rio in first round

08 August 2016

Three-time doubles champions and gold medalists, sisters Serena and Venus Williams lost an Olympic match as partners for the first time, by losing in the opening round of the Rio de Janeiro Games... Read More...

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