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BREAKING NEWS: FINALLY NIGERIAN UNIVERSITY DISCOVERS CURE FOR HIV/AIDS

Prof. Francis Otunta, the Vice Chancellor (VC), Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, in Abia, has confirmed the discovery of a new drug for the treatment and cure of HIV/AIDS. Otunta told newsmen at the university campus on Wednesday that the finding followed years of scientific research by the institution. …

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Queen Julieticareproject Shares 3000 Medicated Glasses, Treats Over 5000 of Different Eye Problem.

The nation is yet to be shutdown for the brand but the Isiopko community of River State is pouring down blessing on of its own, her Majesty Queen Juliet Okorafor who stormed the nation’s capital few months ago for the prestigious crown of Miss Health Beauty Pageant and left honourable …

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Soccer analyst urges AFCON 2000 finals recipe for Falcons

Super Falcons celebrating after scoring a goal against Mali at the 2016 African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) in Limbe, Cameroon. PHOTO: CAF A Soccer analyst, Bright Ejeh has charged the Super Falcons to replicate the AFCON 2000 scenario in Saturday’s AWCON 2016 finals against the Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon. …

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We’ll win AWCON trophy as Christmas gift for Nigerians, Falcons vow

Super Falcons • Sports Minister, NFF, Lawmakers In Yaounde To Give Team Support “We have come this far and I don’t see the Cameroonians stopping us from retaining our trophy, which we are going to present as Christmas gift to Nigerians.” Those were the words of Super Falcons team captain, …

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Mourinho offers United lifeline to Schweinsteiger

Manchester United’s German midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger / AFP PHOTO / Oli SCARFF / Jose Mourinho has hinted that Bastian Schweinsteiger could stay at Manchester United beyond January because his contract makes him “the powerful one”. The former Germany captain, 32, was frozen out by Mourinho and forced to train away …

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NFF promises to settle Falcons’ allowances, bonuses, salaries

Bambanani Mbane of South Africa challenges Ugochi Desire Oparanozie of Nigeria during the Women Africa Cup of Nations match between Nigeria and South Africa 29 November 2016 at Limbe Omnisports Stadium. PHOTO: Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix As the Super Falcons face the host nation, Lionesses of Cameroun in the final of …

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Okpekpe Road Race set to become Nigeria’s first AIMS member

Okpekpe 10km Road Race Barely three years after becoming the first and only road race in Nigeria and the West African sub-region to be awarded a label status by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), the annual Okpekpe international 10km road race is set to make another indelible mark. …

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Arsenal lose Cazorla for further three months

PHOTO:AFP Arsenal suffered a sizeable blow on Thursday when influential Spanish midfielder Santi Cazorla was ruled out for around three months due to an ankle injury. The 31-year-old Spain international has not played since sustaining the injury during Arsenal’s 6-0 Champions League win over Bulgarians Ludogorets Razgrad on October 19. …

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Super Falcons officials evacuated, as plane develops electrical problem

Super Falcons Five members of the Super Falcons participating at the on-going African Women’s Nations Cup in Cameroon were forced to travel by road from Douala to Yaoundé yesterday, as the aircraft in which they were supposed to fly developed electrical fault shortly before take off. The team, which defeated …

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Victor Moses wins English Premier League fans’ player of the month award

Chelsea’s Nigerian midfielder Victor Moses celebrates after scoring during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Burnley at Stamford Bridge in London on August 27, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / GLYN KIRK / Mikel open talks with Conte Super Eagles’ Midfielder, Victor Moses, yesterday was named the PFA …

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Mourinho banned from touchline for quarter-final

Manchester United’s Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho arrives for the UEFA Europa League group A football match between Manchester United and Feyenoord at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, north-west England, on November 24, 2016. Oli SCARFF / AFP Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was hit with a touchline ban for the …

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It’s Nigeria versus Cameroon final

Bambanani Mbane of South Africa challenges Ugochi Desire Oparanozie of Nigeria during the Women Africa Cup of Nations match between Nigeria and South Africa 29 November 2016 at Limbe Omnisports Stadium. PHOTO: Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix Defending champions, Super Falcons of Nigeria, once again defeated South Africa’s Banyana Banyana to qualify …

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Pain is terrible’, says Chapecoense vice-president

Chapecoense / AFP PHOTO / NELSON ALMEIDA The vice-president of the Brazilian club Chapecoense whose plane crashed in Colombia on Tuesday lamented that the tragedy had struck at the cruellest moment. The plane carrying the Brazilian top-flight football team crashed in the mountains near Medellin, Colombia after “electrical failures” with …

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Egypt cancels January friendly with Super Eagles

Egypt National Foootball Team The Egypt Football Association has cancelled its proposed friendly match with the Super Eagles of Nigeria in January, following alleged disagreement with the Nigerian authorities on match expenses. Reports say the Egypt FA are not willing to bear all the expenses for the game scheduled for …

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Zaha switches soccer allegiance to Ivory Coast from England

Wilfried Zaha Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha has decided to switch his international allegiance to Ivory Coast from England. The 24-year-old was able to make the switch to Ivory Coast as his two England caps came in friendlies, against Sweden in 2012 and Scotland the following year. “The Ivorian-English attacking …

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Barca fail to break Sociedad hoodoo, Atletico bounce back

< Previous 1 of 10 Next > Barcelona’s players protest after the Spanish league football match Real Sociedad vs FC Barcelona at the Anoeta stadium in San Sebastian, on November 27, 2016. ANDER GILLENEA / AFP Atletico Madrid’s French forward Kevin Gameiro (2L) celebrates with teammates during the Spanish league …

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Mourinho sent to stands for kicking bottle

Manchester United’s Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho (C) leaves the touchline after referee Jonathan Moss sent him to the stands during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on November 27, 2016. Oli SCARFF / AFP Manchester …

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Bayern extend Ribery’s contract by another year

Franck Ribery. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images/AFP JONATHAN DANIEL / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich said Sunday they had extended Franck Ribery’s contract by another year to June 2018, giving the Frenchman an 11th season with the German giants. “Six German championship titles, five cup triumphs, the …

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Chelsea down Spurs as City, Liverpool keep pace

Chelsea’s Nigerian midfielder Victor Moses (L) is chased by Tottenham Hotspur’s Belgian midfielder Mousa Dembele (2L) and Tottenham Hotspur’s South Korean striker Son Heung-Min (R) during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge in London on November 26, 2016. Ian KINGTON / AFP …

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