U23 AFCON: Striker Philip Otele eyes Olympic Eagles call up

U23 AFCON: Striker Philip Otele eyes Olympic Eagles call up

        Nigerian striker Philip Otele has confirmed his desire to earn a call-up into the national Olympic team. Otele, 20, is currently on the books of Kauno Zalgiris in the Lithuanian A Lyga. He has been developing through the Zalgiris set up since joining them. The striker wants to play under coach Imama Amapakabo at the national Under-23 side. “I’m really looking forward for a chance to play for the Olympic Eagles and so I’m hoping the coach calls me and I will be ready for the…

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Honour Sirawo returns as SWAN President

Honour Sirawo returns as SWAN President

Mr. Honour Sirawoo has been returned as National President of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria for a second term of three years. This was the outcome of the 2019 Triennial Delegates Congress of SWAN held in Port Harcourt as delegates from 30 States of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory unanimously endorsed him through a voice vote. Also elected were Bonny Nyong, National Vice President , South South, Dan Musa Mohammed, North Central, Jiboh Zakari, North East, Chigozie Chukwuleta, South East, Jude Opara, Secretary General, Bello Farouk, Treasurer…

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