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Read more Corruption: Nigeria Professional Football League Stinks Honestly, I have been depressed since Sunday, December 5, when the sad news of the sudden demise of my very close confidant, Elder John Akaah, reached me and also hit me...... Read more Super Eagles’ New Head Coach: Sports Minister Backs Amunike, NFF Votes For Foreigner If you like, and you won’t make a mistake to say, the stage for who becomes the supremo of the Super Eagles is set. You can join me to use this...... Read more Super Eagles Coach: Krstajic On The Radar As Clock Ticks For Rohr Head or tail the heat of to be or not to be for the senior national team’s topmost and coveted head coach job is on unabated notwithstanding the pretences from NFF...... Read more Time Up For Gernot Rohr Honestly my focus for this week was not to single out one sport amongst the lot and discuss rather to keep the depth searching light on the steady decline of once...... Read more Of Super Eagles And Odion Ighalo’s Return I have being on this beat for decades and also covered international sporting events like the World Cup both at the senior level and age groups, Africa Cup of Nations, Commonwealth...... Read more CAFCC: Enyimba’s Headway And The Early Exits Of Akwa, Rivers, Bayelsa Teams Let me use this time to sincerely congratulate my friends that made it as Commissioners the recently inaugurated Abia State executive Council: Ugochukwu Emezue and Karibe Ojigwe, an ex-international. On paper...... Read more Of NFF and Salisu’s ‘forgiveness’   There is no how this trouble with Nigeria will abate because of insincerity and corruption incorporated that has long became the lot of this nation. For the records when Muhammadu...... 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Thank you all that reached out via phone calls. I did appreciate and it has...... Read more Gov Makinde’s Solid Support And 3SC’s Return To The Top Flight   Seyi Makinde, the Executive Governor of Oyo State is a unique person with great features of note, for the records, I have met him thrice each not when he became...... Read more Nigeria’s Representation In CAF Championships, Diri’s Tonic For Sports And The Bayelsa Utd ‘Complement’ This last week we discussed various issues as it concerned our sports in the polity. It made beautifully reading as many readers of this digital newspaper responded and thumbed us up....... Read more Of Fatai’s Dismissal, Finidi’s Coming And A Victory-Hungry Enyimba Int’l FC   Fatai, the immediate past chief sweat merchant of Enyimba International FC, has a good great heart. He knew how best to win even hard-hearted soul.  His thank you message to...... Read more Of NFF’s Lip Devotion, Rohr’s Incompetence And Nigerian Teams’ Prospects At CAF Championship Daily Sports, a digital all sports newspaper, since its debut seven years ago has been living up to its billing of informing, educating, entertaining and sundry which has not been faulted...... Read more Nigeria, Killings And Sports In A Fearful Atmosphere Many things unprintable have been happening in Nigeria I won’t dwell into the daily killings that has become recurring decimal which has overwhelmed the Buhari/APC lame duck government and at  the...... Read more Nigeria’s Olympic Shame And The Other Fear In CAF Championships This week we will as usual go out together as we explore burning issues that have held sports down since the Sunday Dare administration came to the centre stage of sports...... Read more Nigeria’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Shame: Sunday Dare In The Refuse Dump of History This week, there were some issues in sports that got underway; the good the bad and the ugly. The good is the appointment of Steve Abiodun Olarinoye as the Executive Chairman...... Read more Dope Test Failure In 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games: The Shame Of Nigeria This columnist took up the mess in sports and her supervising ministry over looting and divisions in some national sports federations. Athletics Federation of Nigeria was one of the black spots...... Read more


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