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Ogunjobi orders coaches to attend NIPOGA

| April 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

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| Print | E-mail Written by Tosin Omojola, Ede Sunday, 15 April 2012 Share CHAIRMAN, Osun State Football Association, Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi has ordered coaches in the state to attend the 17th NIPOGA which started yesterday at the Federal Polytechnic, Ede. Speaking with Sunday Tribunesports in Osogbo, the former Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) top shot said this was […]

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Nigeria: Again, University of Port Harcourt Wins WAUG

| April 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

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The 13th edition of the West Africa University Games (WAUG) ended last Friday in Ilorin with the University of Port Harcourt emerging as champions for the third consecutive time. University of Port Harcourt, which was also the defending champions, won the sports competition in grand style as it garnering 48 of the 121 gold medals […]

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The tonic in Dim Odumegwu-Ojukwu’s exit

| April 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

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One would only  be echoing the obvious by saying that the life and death, as well as the burial of Late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu were phenomenal. While Ojukwu’s life, right from the cradle, provides ample resources for the making of thrillers in the world of creative arts, and transcendent study in the field of socio- […]

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Africa’s richest man is cementing his place in history

| April 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

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Earlier this year, a century-old wasteland of limestone and red dirt in south-west Nigeria was transformed into the biggest cement plant in Africa. The $1bn (£626m) Ibese plant will produce 6m tonnes of cement a year – expanding to 12m – cement that will quickly be swallowed up by the huge demands of Nigeria‘s construction […]

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Why we need University of Commerce’

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

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BY UDEME CLEMENT The move to establish University of Commerce in Akwa Ibom State is in line with the efforts to reposition the economy for the Vision 20:2020 target. While some experts see the initiative as a positive step to make Nigeria an industrialised nation, others say such institution is needed for economic transformation not […]

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