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How I resuscitated boxing from dead, became Messiah of Boxing in Nigeria – Bashi Ali

…Says, he’s “An extraordinary human being.” by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Bashi Ali World Boxing Champion (WBC) Bashi Ali has revealed how he resuscitated boxing from total death and became the ‘Messiah of Boxing’ in Nigeria and, perhaps, West Africa entirely. In a statement Bashi Ali personally articulated and made available to our correspondent, he noted that he is the

TOKYO 2020: Minister Tells Team Nigeria to Shun Banned Substances

…President Buhari to hand Team Nigeria to NOC July 12th. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Nigerian athletes to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics have been charged to be worthy Ambassadors of the country by competing clean of substances and adhering to all Covid-19 protocols. This charge was handed down on Tuesday in Abuja by the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare,

Ghana Beats Nigeria, Niger In Female, Male Categories CAA Marathon

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna As Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) Region II sport event kicks off with a 21-kilometer Marathon Race, Ghanaian runners have emerged first, both in male and female categories, beating their Nigerian and Nigerien counterparts. The race, which started from Zazzau Emir’s Palace, saw Ghana’s Williams Amposah outranking his male challengers from Nigeria and

First “Plateau Peace, Unity and Reconciliation Football Tournament” holds in Jos

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos The city of Jos over the weekend held its first ever ‘Plateau North Peace, Unity and Reconciliation Football Tournament,’ which was organized by Senator Istifanus D. Gyang, who represents Plateau Northern Senatorial District. The event held at the Rwang Pam Township Stadium, Jos. While making his speech at the occasion, Super Eagles Captain,

Lalong Crowned Patron of Jos Polo Club

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos Jos Polo Club field The Jos Polo Club has crowned Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state as its patron. The investiture took place recently at the Jos Polo ground recently. At the event, which held at the Polo Club in Jos, the president of the club, Alhaji Murtala Laushi, said

Faith Academy Sports Competition: Peace Lekwot Emerges MicroManna Most Valuable Athlete Again, With 14 Medals

by Juliana K. Tauna, Kaduna Peace Lekwot (left) poses with her prize after emerging MicroManna “Most Valuable Athlete” at the 2020 Faith Academy Kaduna Inter-house Sports Competition. Another MicroManna Faith Academy inter-house sports competition has just ended – with a re-emerging winner, Peace Lekwot, who clinched 14 medals, making her

Kaduna Corporate League: FCMB Continues With Winning Streak

by Juliana K. Tauna, Kaduna As the 10th edition of the Kaduna Corporate League Cup enters day two, matches were played over the weekend and the First City Monument Bank (FCMB) continued from where it stopped last week – with a 1-0 win over Sterling Bank. The goal that made FCMB winner was scored by Suleiman Zakari, while

32 Kaduna Schools To Get Sports Facilities Development – Commissioner

by Juliana K. Tauna, Kaduna Kaduna State Government has concluded plans of developing facilities in 32 schools across the state. The quest is gaining towards ensuring the development of sports, from the grassroots to intentional level. This was disclosed by Ismaila Lere, who is Senior Assistant on Media to the Commissioner of Sports Development, Professor Kabiru Mato, during a