Kaoje’s death a huge loss to Sports- Minister

Kaoje’s death a huge loss to Sports- Minister

Minister of Youth and sports Development Mr Sunday Dare has said the death of former Minister of Youth and Sports Development Malam Bala Bawa Kaoje is a huge loss to not only his family and friends, but the country at large. In a statement Mr Dare said ” Shocking to learn about the death of former Minister of Youth and Sports Development Engineer Bala Bawa Kaoje. So sad that Nigeria has lost a very illustrious son who served this country meritoriously. His death has robbed Nigeria of another bright mind…

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Golden Eaglets arrive after picking U- 17 Cup of Nations’ ticket, Bow 3-2 to Cote d’Ivoire in WAFU B tournament final

Golden Eaglets arrive after picking U- 17 Cup of Nations’ ticket, Bow 3-2 to Cote d’Ivoire in WAFU B tournament final

Nigeria’s U17 boys came close to a stunning comeback from three goals down before losing 2-3 to their Ivorian counterparts in Monday night’s final of the WAFU U17 Cup Tournament in the Togolese capital, Lome. The sleeky Baby Elephants, who had won all their previous three games in the tournament (1-0 over Nigeria; 3-1 over Ghana and; 1-0 over Niger Republic), raced to a 1-0 first half lead and then added two more before the 70th minute, leaving five-time world champions Nigeria crestfallen and looking out of sorts at the Stade…

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Sadiq Umar dreams more goals after equalling 17 goals in 29 games

Sadiq Umar dreams more goals after equalling 17 goals in 29 games

PHOTO: Sadiq Umar celebrates his second goal against Deportivo Alaves with his teammate last weekend. Former U-23 National team striker, Sadiq Umar has vowed to score more goals  for his club UD Almeria after scoring a brace to lead his club to the Round of 16 of the Copa Del Rey in their 5-0 rout of La Liga Santander side, Deportivo Alaves last weekend. Having met his target of 17 goals for last season in just 29 games this term and with lots of games more to be played, the…

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