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Kenya’s Omanyala beats Justin Gatlin, sets African record

Kenyan sprint sensation Ferdinand Omanyala re-wrote history by lowering his 100m National Record by 9.77 at the second edition of Kip Keino Classic at Kasarani Stadium...

Nigeria’s women volleyball team finish fourth in Kigali, men seventh

Nigeria on Sunday finished in fourth place at the 2021 African Senior Women’s Volleyball Championship in Kigali, Rwanda after losing 0-3 to Morocco. Nigeria lost 19-25...

Akwa Utd eliminated from 2020-2021 CAF Champions League

Akwa United of Uyo have been eliminated from the 2020/2021 CAF Champions League. The Nigeria Professional Football League champions were eliminated by Algeria’s Ligue...

Osaka drops out of top five in WTA rankings

Naomi Osaka slipped out of the top five in the WTA rankings on Monday while Simona Halep, another former world number one, also dropped three places. Four-time Grand...

Caf Confederation Cup: Bayelsa United to face CS Sfaxien after scaling Ashanti Golden Boys hurdle

Nigeria National League side Bayelsa United will lock horns with Tunisian outfit CS Sfaxien in the first round of the Caf Confederation Cup. The Yenagoa-based outfit...

David Beckham’s son Romeo makes professional football debut for Inter Miami reserves

David Beckham’s son Romeo made his professional football debut for Inter Miami reserves on Sunday night. Beckham junior was handed his first professional contract...

2021 Women’s AfroBasket: D’Tigress Overcome Mozambique In Group Opener

Reigning African women’s champions D’Tigress of Nigeria, got their 2021 AfroBasket to a perfect start after beating Mozambique in their opening Group B in Yaounde,...

NFF To Honour Falcons class of 1999, Jegede at Aiteo Football Awards

The Super Falcons’ class of 1999 that reached the quarter finals of the FIFA Women’s World Cup staged in the United States of America will be the star attraction of...

Oil falls below $75 on risk-averse mood, U.S. Gulf output

Oil dropped more than $1 a barrel to below $75 on Monday as rising risk aversion weighed on stock markets and boosted the U.S. dollar, while more U.S. Gulf oil output...

Nigeria records 168 new Covid-19 infections, two deaths on Sunday

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded an additional 168 COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 201,798 on Sunday....