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Nobody Has the Power to Stop My Reappointment As Minister – Dalung

Immediate past Minister of Sports, Mr Solomon Dalung, has stated that his reappointment by President Muhammadu Buhari is unstoppable by “any human being.” Speaking in an interview with The Punch on crisis in the basketball, athletics and football federations, as well as the Nigeria Football Supporters Club, during his tenure as minister, he made it…

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#Shaku Shaku Features On The Newest Edition Of Popular Basketball Video Game NBA2K19

ShakuShaku has been featured in the newest edition of popular basketball video game NBA2K19! The NBA2K allows it’s users to select the type of dance move they can use to celebrate after scoring points making Nigerian dance move, #ShakuShaku an option. For more on Entertainment News, follow us on Instagram & Twitter @OnoBello | Facebook: OnoBello Magazine. Leave your…

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Nigeria Wins Hosting Rights for FIBA Africa Club for the First Time in 10 Years

Nigeria will host an international basketball competition for the first time in 10 years after winning the bid for the 2017 FIBA Africa Club Championship Zonal Elimination finals. It was awarded to the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) by FIBA Africa Zone 3 after it met all the criteria set for prospective hosts, Vanguard reports. Musa Kida, President of the NBBF said having…

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President Buhari Presides Over FEC Meeting, to Gift the D’Tigress Players N1m Each

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday announced cash gifts of N1 million each for members of the national female basketball team, D’Tigress. The team on Sunday made Nigeria proud after it won the 2017 FIBA Women’s AfroBasket tournament in Mali – defeating the Senegal team 65-48 in the final – and then qualified for the 2018…

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