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Indoor Sports Hall Collapses In Calabar

A major disaster which would has claimed lives and left many severely injured was averted in Calabar, the Cross River state capital, when an uncompleted multipurpose indoor sports hall at the U. J. Esuene Sports Stadium collapsed. The incident happened …

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Ronaldo hits 100 as Real beat Bayern

Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score 100 European goals as Real Madrid defeated Bayern Munich 2-1 in the Champions League quarter-final first leg on Wednesday. Chile international Arturo Vidal headed Bayern into a 26th-minute lead but then missed …

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Lobi Stars Appoint Solomon Ogbeide As Head Coach

Nigeria Professional Football League club, Lobi Stars, have appointed Solomon Ogbeide as their new head coach. The appointment of Ogbeide was ratified by the board of the Makurdi-based club on Monday. The veteran trainer has previously managed clubs like Sunshine …

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Brazil Reclaim World Number One In FIFA Rankings

Brazil has moved tops in the FIFA world ranking, reclaiming their seat at the top of the podium, after a seven year hiatus. With 129 games played across the month, there was a movement throughout the table, Argentina occupies the …

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Federer Defeats Nadal To Claim Miami Open Title

Roger Federer overpowered long-term rival, Rafael Nadal to win the Miami Open on Sunday evening for the third time. The Swiss built on January’s Australian Open victory, as well as his Indian Wells success with a convincing 6-3 6-4 win …

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Manchester City Fined £35,000 By English FA

Manchester City have been fined £35,000 by the English Football Association. City were penalised for their players’ behaviour during the 1-1 draw with Liverpool on March 19. The club admitted to a misconduct charge for failing to ensure that their …

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Enugu Rangers to face Zesco United in CAF Confederation cup

Nigeria Premier Football League champions, Enugu Rangers, will play Zambia’s Zesco United in the CAF Confederation Cup round of 32. The Confederation Cup draws were held on Tuesday at the headquarters of CAF, in Egypt. Rivers United, Nigeria’s other representative, …

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