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Aisha Buhari Cup: South Africa's Banyana Banyana emerge champions

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- Banyana Bayana of South Africa have emerged champions of the inaugural Aisha Buhari Cup tourney. The invitational tournament had six African teams on parade with all of them play... Read More


Nigeria not interested in naming, shaming alleged terrorism sponsors - Presidency

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The federal government is not interested in naming and shaming sponsors of terrorism, presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, has said. Mr Adesina, who made the statement during... Read More


2023: APC has no justification not to zone presidency to South East - Okorocha

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The senator representing Imo West Senatorial District, Rochas Okorocha, has said it is only fair that the All Progressives Congress (APC) zones its presidential ticket to the Sout... Read More


EFCC arrests three 'spiritualists' for N16 million get-rich-scheme

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says its operatives have arrested "a self-acclaimed spiritualist", Mohammed Ibrahim and a co-suspect, Ibrahim Abubakar, in Born... Read More


Why Sudan decided to hand over al-Bashir to the ICC

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- In August, Sudan's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mariam al-Sadiq al-Mahdi, announced that the country would hand over all suspects charged by the International Criminal Court (ICC)... Read More


FIBA Women's AfroBasket: D'Tigress battle Angola for top spot

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- Nigeria's senior women national basketball team, D'Tigress will be up against Angola on Monday night at the Palais Polyvalent des Sports in Yaounde, Cameroon, at the ongoing FIBA ... Read More


EXCLUSIVE: While Nigerian doctors' strike is unresolved, nurses in Lagos may down tools Tuesday

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- While the seven-month old strike by members of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) is yet to be resolved, nurses and midwives in Nigeria's commercial capital city,... Read More


Man blames devil for allegedly raping, impregnating daughter

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- The police in Ogun State have arrested a 45-year-old man for allegedly raping and impregnating his daughter at Ode-Remo part of the state. In a statement on Monday by Abimbola Oy... Read More


Aisha Buhari Cup: Ghana, Cameroon renew rivalry in game of pride

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- An explosive encounter is anticipated Monday evening at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Lagos, when Ghana's Black Queens take on the Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon at the ongoing A... Read More


South-West Athletics associations seek return to glory days

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- The fortunes of athletics in the south-west zone of Nigeria are set for a change for the better following the resolve for a revival by the athletics association in the region. Th... Read More