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Madagascar becomes first African team to qualify for 2019 African Cup

Madagascar celebrate their qualificationPhoto: Complete Sports Madagascar achieved unarguably the brightest moment in their footballing life after beating Equatorial Guinea 1-0 on Tuesday to qualify for Cameroon 2019 African Cup of Nations finals in Cameroon with two matches to spare.

AFCON 2019 qualifier: Rohr says team played to win

Gernot Rohr Coach Gernot Rohr of Super Eagles has said that the 4-0 routing of the Mediterranean Knights of Libya by his team in Uyo is due to excellent preparation and mentality to win. Rohr told sports journalists at a

Osinbajo Presides As Economic Management Team Meets On Minimum Wage, Budget

Yemi Osinbajo   Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over a special economic management meeting to discuss the issue of the new national minimum wage. Also expected to be discussed is the 2019 budget proposal. In attendance are the

Osinbajo, Governors Meet With Google Team In Abuja

  The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, and some state governors are currently meeting with the Google For Nigeria team at the presidential villa in Abuja. Although details are still sketchy, the meeting comes a day after the second Google

Buhari’s team, APC offer opposition parties N50m —ADC

John Alechenu, Abuja The African Democratic Congress has alleged that the All Progressives Congress and the President Muhammadu Buhari team are offering opposition parties N50m to compromise them. The National Chairman of the ADC, Ralphs Nwosu, said this in his

IGP Sets Up Special Team To Arrest Police Officers’ Killers In 21 Days

(File) IGP Ibrahim Idris speaks to reporters In Abuja.   The Nigeria Police Force has commenced a special investigation into the killing its personnel who were attacked by gunmen while on duty in Abuja. Force Public Relations Officers, Mr Jimoh

Buhari Sends Condolence Team To Bauchi Over Wakili’s Death

The late Senator Ali Wakil appeared as a guest on Channels Television’s Hard Copy in February 2018.   President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday, sent a high-level government delegation to Bauchi to commiserate with the people of the state and the

NNPC Surveillance Team Intercepts Diverted Petroleum Product In Katsina

  Operatives of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) surveillance team on petroleum products monitoring set up by the Inspector General of Police, Ibraheem Idris, intercepted a truck loaded with 40,000 litres of PMS. The Head Downstream of the Department

BREAKING: Four Policemen Missing After Suspected Herdsmen Ambush Police Team In Benue

  The Police have declared four of its personnel missing after suspected herdsmen have ambushed a police mobile force patrol team in Ayilamo in Logo Local Government Area of Benue State. During the ambush, the attackers set one of the

History beckons for team Nigeria in Pyeongchang

Members of Nigeria’s trailblazing bobsled and skeleton teams are set for a historic debut at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, reports ’Tana Aiyejina As the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games began on Friday, Team Nigeria, who are making their debut

‘We Stand With You,’ Buhari Tells Team Nigeria At Winter Olympics

Nigeria’s female athletes parades during the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Pyeongchang Stadium on February 9, 2018. PHOTO: Martin BUREAU / AFP   President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his wishes to Team Nigeria as

Super Falcons coach Dennerby promises to rebuild team

Thomas Dennerby, the new Head Coach of Super Falcons, on Tuesday promised to rebuild and improve the senior national women football team, saying “I won’t be a flying coach’’. Dennerby, while speaking at his unveiling by the Nigeria Football Federation

Edo Reactivates Rapid Response Team For Lassa Fever Victims

File photo The Edo State Government has reactivated its Rapid Response Team and commenced contact tracing for confirmed cases of Lassa Fever disease. This is a way to curtail the spread of the disease in the state. The state government

UEFA names Team of the Year 2017

UEFA on Thursday announced its 2017 Team of the Year. A new voting record was set. A grand total of 8,779,639 million votes were cast by supporters around the world, an increase of over 1.6 million on the previous year’s