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Nigeria knocked out of U17 AFCON

Nigeria’s Under 17 team, Golden Eaglets have crashed out of the ongoing Under 17 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Algeria.The team lost 1-2 to their Burkina Faso counterparts in the quarter finals of the event at the Nelson Mandela Stadium on Thursday…

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Tennis championship: Udokwelu, Iloputa advance to 2nd round

Top seeds, Stella Udokwelu and Ikechukwu Iloputa on Monday advanced to the second round of the 4th VEMP National Open Tennis Championship in Abuja.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the tournament which served off with the Round of 32 fixtur…

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Team Namibia Readies for European Tour

The Namibia Paralympic Committee (NPC) is hard at work as it has set its sight on taking a bigger group of athletes to the 2023 World Para Athletics Championships slated for Paris, France in July.A group of nine athletes and five guides will travel to …

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Bono Region Zone E ends Inter-Schools football competition

The Bono Region Zone E Inter schools second cycle football competition to select teams for regional super zonal competition has ended at the Nana Agyemang Badu I Sports Stadium in Dormaa Ahenkro in the Dormaa Central Municipality of the Bono Region.Th…

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Botha acquires ICECP diploma

Athletics coach Henk Botha says his recently acquired International Coaching Enrichment Certificate Programme (ICECP) diploma will help him grow as an individual, as well as help many Namibian athletes.The ICECP honoured members of its XII (12) and XII…

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Golden Eaglets Off To Flying Start After Beating Zambia

Two-time champions, the Golden Eaglets of Nigeria, secured all three points after a narrow 1-0 victory against Zambia to get its U-17 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) campaign off to a flying start on Sunday, at the Stade Mohamed Hamlaoui in Constantine, …