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Income boom for onion farmers in Sokoto


The bumper harvest of onion recorded in Sokoto this year is translating into an income boom for its farmers in the state. Many of the farmers, who were interviewed, could not hide their happiness over what one of them described as a rewarding development. “This year‘s harvest is favourable and …

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Golden Eaglets to pocket $5,600 if…


Apart from their bonuses, the Golden Eaglets have been offered additional financial incentives to beat West African rivals Ghana in the final of the WAFU-UFOA Zone B qualifiers for the Africa U-17 Cup of Nations. According to the Nigeria Football Federation, Technical Committee Chairman, Ahmed Fresh Yusuf, has promised to …

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Buhari: I am not bothered about defections from APC


President Muhammadu Buhari says the gale of defection currently being witnessed in the ruling All Progressives Congress is not bothering him. According to a statement on Monday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President spoke on Sunday night while responding to a question during an interactive session he …

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Luis Suarez seeks redemption at World Cup


Uruguay forward Luis Suarez is looking for redemption at the World Cup in Russia. He was vilified in South Africa in 2010 for preventing a goal with his hands. Four years later, he was condemned for biting an opponent in Brazil. Now, Suarez wants to finish a World Cup without …

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Corrupt football officials to be sanctioned in Ghana


Ghana’s government has hinted of plans to prosecute officials found culpable, in the recent revelations of pervasive corruption and bribery in football administration in the country. The government has also announced the dissolution of the Football Association. Already, the former President of the Ghana Football Association, Mr Kwesi Nyantakyi is …

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