Category: Nigerian

Nigerian UFC star Israel Adesanya knocks out Paulo Costa in 2nd round to retain middleweight title – Pulse Nigeria
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Nigerian UFC star Israel Adesanya knocks out Paulo Costa in 2nd round to retain middleweight title – Pulse Nigeria

At the main event of the UFC253, Adesanya picked him apart, with his kicks, got one to the head and boom, knocked him out. “Y’all must have forgotten, I had to make y’all remember,” the Stylebender said in his post-fight interview in the cage. Much was said about Costa’s threat. With his vicious punch, the…

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KCCA part ways with Nigerian striker Odumegwu – Kawowo Sports
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KCCA part ways with Nigerian striker Odumegwu – Kawowo Sports

Posted inFootball Nigerian striker John Ogbuono Odumwegu in action against URA FC KCCA FC have confirmed they have parted ways with Nigerian forward John Odumegwu on mutual consent. Odumegwu joined the Lugogo based side in June last year but failed to make any realistic impression in the season he has been with the club. The…

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Watch Nigerian dazzling winger first goal for new club in Russia – Fcnaija
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Watch Nigerian dazzling winger first goal for new club in Russia – Fcnaija

Nigerian dazzling winger Chidera Ejuke scored his first goal in CSKA Moscow win over Spartak Moscow 3-1 in the Russian Premier League at VEB Arena. The 22-year-old completed his move to Red and Blues from Heerenveen to end transfer speculation surrounding him. Former Golden Eaglet winger first comments after joining CSKA Moscow Nigerian forward joins Ahmed…

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Watch Nigerian dazzling winger first goal for new club in Russia – Fcnaija

Nigerian dazzling winger Chidera Ejuke scored his first goal in CSKA Moscow win over Spartak Moscow 3-1 in the Russian Premier League at VEB Arena. The 22-year-old completed his move to Red and Blues from Heerenveen to end transfer speculation surrounding him. Former Golden Eaglet winger first comments after joining CSKA Moscow Nigerian forward joins Ahmed…

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Nigerian boxer, Sadiq hospitalized, recovers after KO in Russia – The Streetjournal
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Nigerian boxer, Sadiq hospitalized, recovers after KO in Russia – The Streetjournal

Our Reporter Nigeria born British boxer Umar Sadiq says he is recovering well after being taken to hospital coughing up blood and requiring oxygen following his defeat to Fyodor Chudinov, according to reports from Russia. Sadiq reportedly fell ill immediately after his defeat by technical knockout in the fight in Khimki, near Moscow. And according…

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Transfer: Nigerian Player, Etebo Announces Move To Galatasaray – Naija News | Nigeria News Today & Breaking News 24/7
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Transfer: Nigerian Player, Etebo Announces Move To Galatasaray – Naija News | Nigeria News Today & Breaking News 24/7

Nigeran professional footballer, Oghenekaro Etebo, has announced his move from English Professional football club to Turkish Super Lig side, Galatasaray.The midfielder disclosed this on his verified Twitter account on Wednesday night, September 9.Naija News understands that Etebo joined Galatasaray on a one-year loan deal from Stoke City.Announcing the development, Etebo tweeted; “I am excited to…

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Nigerian club react after ex-Golden Eaglets player joins Danish Club – Fcnaija
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Nigerian club react after ex-Golden Eaglets player joins Danish Club – Fcnaija

Nigerian club ABS have reacted after ex-Golden Eaglets ace Olakunle Olusegun joins Danish club BK Fremad Amager. The Nigerian youth who has been a trial with Nice after an impressive display at the junior national team. Olusegun signs his first professional contract with the Danish 1st Division for an undisclosed fee. The Nigerian team ABS…

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Ejuke: Nigerian forward reacts after joining CSKA Moscow – The Union Journal

The 22-year-old winger has signed a deal that will keep him at VEB Arena until 2024 after successful medicalsChidera Ejuke has expressed his delight after completing his move to Russian Premier League side CSKA Moscow from Heerenveen.The Nigerian forward sealed a four-year contract with the Red and Blues on Friday to end transfer speculation surrounding him.The winger…

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Ejuke: Nigerian forward reacts after joining CSKA Moscow – The Union Journal
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Ejuke: Nigerian forward reacts after joining CSKA Moscow – The Union Journal

The 22-year-old winger has signed a deal that will keep him at VEB Arena until 2024 after successful medicalsChidera Ejuke has expressed his delight after completing his move to Russian Premier League side CSKA Moscow from Heerenveen.The Nigerian forward sealed a four-year contract with the Red and Blues on Friday to end transfer speculation surrounding him.The winger…

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Nigerian Federation grants $2m to clubs to relieve Covid-19 effect – AS English
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Nigerian Federation grants $2m to clubs to relieve Covid-19 effect – AS English

The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) announced on Tuesday that $2 million would be granted to football clubs across various leagues and governing bodies in a bid to relieve some of the negative financial impact caused by the pandemic, with national football competitions suspended since last March due to the Covid-19 outbreak. The NFF released a statement:…

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Nigerian striker delighted after joining Belgium club on three-year deal – Fcnaija
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Nigerian striker delighted after joining Belgium club on three-year deal – Fcnaija

Nigerian striker Blessing Eleke is delighted after joining Belgian Pro League club Beerschot on a three-year deal. The 24-year-old grew up in Lagos scored 22 goals in 72 appearances for Swiss Super League side FC Luzern since joining the club in July 2018. Eleke told the club’s official website: “I want to make everyone happy…

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JUST IN: Nigerian Basketball Star, Ojo, Dies in Serbia – thewillnigeria
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JUST IN: Nigerian Basketball Star, Ojo, Dies in Serbia – thewillnigeria

Michael-Ojo BEVERLY HILLS, August 07, (THEWILL) – A Nigerian basketball player, Michael Ojo who previously played for Red Star Belgrade, died at the age of 27 during a training session in the Serbian capital on Friday, the club said. The club couldn’t confirm the cause of death, but local media reported that Ojo suffered a…

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Top Nigerian journalist breaks down Osimhen’s move TheNutmeg – Guardian Nigeria

Top Nigerian journalist breaks down Victor Osimhen’s move to Napoli || The Nutmeg – YouTube

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This Nigerian ETF is one of the best performing investments in the country – Nairametrics
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This Nigerian ETF is one of the best performing investments in the country – Nairametrics

The spread of novel Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) in Nigeria continues to record significant increase as the latest statistics provided by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control reveal Nigeria now has 43,537 confirmed cases. On the 1st of August 2020, 386 new confirmed cases and 4 deaths were recorded in Nigeria, having carried out a…

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Top earning Nigerian footballers in Europe – Nairametrics
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Top earning Nigerian footballers in Europe – Nairametrics

Nigeria has produced some of the biggest and most talented footballers to ever played the game in Europe. Expectedly, this has come with immense wealth for these football stars, amounting from mouth-watering sign-on fees to handsome weekly wages. Beginning in the 90s, football has been a path to riches for poor Nigerian boys like never…

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