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Trump Golfs, Takes Photos With A Bride As Biden Wins
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Trump Golfs, Takes Photos With A Bride As Biden Wins

President Donald Trump spent Saturday golfing at the Trump National Golf Club in Virginia when major news outlets projected presidential rival Joe Biden had won the 2020 US election. President Trump finishes up his round of golf—which in the middle of, Joe Biden was declared the winner of #Election2020. After finishing the round, he stopped to take photos with a bride getting married at the club today. Watch The Video Below: https://youtu.be/_3Q_OW5Zyms
SERAP Wins Battle Forcing Lawan, Gbajabiamila To Publish Details Of Corruption
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SERAP Wins Battle Forcing Lawan, Gbajabiamila To Publish Details Of Corruption

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja yesterday gave SERAP a victory in round one of our attempt to secure the release of completed public hearings and corruption probes by the National Assembly since 1999. Justice Ogunbanjo gave SERAP the permission to apply for judicial review and seek an order of mandamus directing and compelling the leadership of the National Assembly to publish completed public hearings and corruption probes by the National Assembly since 1999. The order by Justice Ogunbanjo has now cleared the way for SERAP to advance our case against @nassnigeria @DrAhmadLawan @femigbaja The suit followed recent public hearings by the National Assembly on corruption allegations in ministries, departments and agencies, including NDDC, and NSITF. Reports of several public...
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Ajax set new Eredivisie win record with 13-0 drubbing of VVV

Lassina Traore helped himself to five goals as the reigning Dutch champions reclaimed the top spot in style Ajax achieved the biggest Eredivisie win in history on Saturday as VVV Venlo were destroyed 13-0. The reigning Dutch champions went into the clash one point behind PSV and with the chance to regain the summit after recording four wins and a draw in their opening five matches. But while Ajax were favourites to prevail against VVV, who sat 10th in the standings, nobody could have predicted the dominant manner of their victory as the hosts were simply swept away.
New Zealand Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern wins second term following her effective response to the COVID-19 pandemic
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New Zealand Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern wins second term following her effective response to the COVID-19 pandemic

New Zealand Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern has won re-election in a landslide victory after her effective response to the coronavirus pandemic. The 40-year-old leader went head to head with Judith Collins of the National Party in the Saturday's election to form the country's 53rd parliament Ardern's Labor Party won 49.1% of the vote after Saturday's election. It was more than a 20% margin against their opponent, the conservative National Party, which won 26.8% of the vote. The Labor Party scored the highest result since New Zealand's current mixed-member proportional political system was first adopted in 1996, according to CNN. The party also secured a majority of 64 seats out of the 120-seat assembly, making the Labor Party the first to be able to govern alone since 1996, ...
I Won’t Rest Until Ondo Wins Battle Against Unemployment – Akeredolu
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I Won’t Rest Until Ondo Wins Battle Against Unemployment – Akeredolu

The Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, on Monday, commissioned a modern chocolate factory in the ancient city of Idanre in Idanre Local Government Area of the state. The factory, though initiated by his predecessor in partnership with a United States-based firm, Spagnvola Chocolatiers, was completed by the Akeredolu led administration. The factory, estimated to be worth #9billion, will produce 2.8 million tons of Chocolate per annum. The governor said his dream for Ondo “is to be a state that doesn’t rely on allocation from the federation account to pay salaries and fund infrastructure before the year 2024”. He said, “I will work to hand over a State that does not rely on allocation to pay salaries by the year 2024. “I want to change our narrative. Enough...
I Won’t Be Shocked If Obaseki Wins Edo Governorship Election – Tony Momoh
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I Won’t Be Shocked If Obaseki Wins Edo Governorship Election – Tony Momoh

Prince Tony Momoh, a former Minister of Information and one of the national leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), on Wednesday said he won’t be shocked if Governor Godwin Obaseki, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), wins this weekend’s governorship election in Edo state. Speaking in an exclusive interview with INDEPENDENT, Momoh, former National Chairman of the defunct Congress for Progressives Change (CPC), said the APC must work very hard if it must win the election, adding that Obaseki is solid on ground and it will be foolhardy for any serious politician to dismiss him in Saturday’s election. Momoh who said he wants his party APC to win, however, said he based his opinion on the fact that PDP is a very strong party in Edo, having two out of t...
Aria DiMezzo: Transgender, Satanist & Anarchist Wins Republican Nomination In US
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Aria DiMezzo: Transgender, Satanist & Anarchist Wins Republican Nomination In US

A transgender woman who describes herself as a ‘Satanic anarchist’ has won the Republican Party nomination for sheriff in a New Hampshire county after running on a platform of ‘F*** the police.’ ‘I can’t imagine they’re happy about this,’ Aria DiMezzo told Inside Sources when asked about the reaction from Republicans. DiMezzo captured the GOP nomination for Cheshire County sheriff on Tuesday night after she ran unopposed in the party primary. She won despite the fact that she received no support from the county or state GOP. DiMezzo will have an even more formidable task as she will face off against a four-term incumbent, the Democrat Eli Rivera. The head of the Cheshire County Republican Party, Marylin Huston, misgendered DiMezzo by referring to her as ‘he’ when she offer...
Tiger Woods’ son, Charlie wins Junior Golf Tournament with him by his side
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Tiger Woods’ son, Charlie wins Junior Golf Tournament with him by his side

Tiger Woods' 11-year-old so has won a Junior Golf Tournament in Florida, with his dad by his side.  Charlie who played at a US Kids Golf-sanctioned event at Hammock Creek Golf Club, easily dominated his opponents and topped the leaderboard. Yahoo Sports and U.S. Kids Golf's website reported that Charlie shot a three-under 33 across nine holes in the boys' 11-year-old division. He finished with no bogeys and three birdies. The proud father who was there to support his son, helped him carry his golf clubs through the course. Tiger Woods shares Charlie and daughter Sam, 13, with his ex-wife Elin Nordegren, whom he split from in 2010 after being enmeshed in a sex scandal in which dozens of women came forward and alleged that they had sexual encounters with h...
#Bbnaija: Kiddwaya Wins Head Of House Challenge, Picks Tolanibaj As Deputy
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#Bbnaija: Kiddwaya Wins Head Of House Challenge, Picks Tolanibaj As Deputy

Kiddwaya has won the head of house challenge which took place today August 17, in the fourth week of the Big Brother Naija reality show.  Kiddwaya competed with 13 other housemates excluding Erica who won the challenge last week. He went on to pick Tolanibaj as his deputy and they both enjoy immunity from eviction this week.  Kiddwaya was however given a task from Big Brother who said he will be going on "vacation" for some time. He is expected to cordinate other housemates with his Deputy in line with directives from Biggie who will be contacting him via phone call. 
Kevin De Bruyne Wins Premier League Player Of The Season
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Kevin De Bruyne Wins Premier League Player Of The Season

Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has been named Premier League Player of the Season for the 2019/20 campaign. The Belgian playmaker beat Liverpool trio Jordan Henderson, Sadio Mane and Trent Alexander-Arnold, Southampton striker Danny Ings, Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope and Leicester's Golden Boot winner Jamie Vardy to the award. De Bruyne was the only Manchester City player to be nominated for the prize after they relinquished their Premier League title to Liverpool following two seasons as champions but even if City's domestic campaign fell short of their previous lofty standards, De Bruyne enjoyed his most productive season since arriving at the Etihad in 2015. As well as recording 20 assists - equalling the league record set by Thierry Henry in 2003 - he also sco...
I Will Have A Mental Problem If Trump Wins Again – Cardi B
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I Will Have A Mental Problem If Trump Wins Again – Cardi B

American Rapper Cardi B during an interview with SiriusXM’s Swaggy Sie on Friday (August 7) says that she will have “a mental breakdown” if Donald Trump wins the election and becomes president of the United States for another 4 years. She said: “You know what, I was so f–king mad because it’s like people, when he dropped, people was like ‘oh what do you mean?’ Why? Because of y’all! Because you know how this new generation is. We be loving something but we just be lazy to do it, it’s like motherf–kers was just lazy to vote for him,” she said of Bernie Sanders dropping out of the presidential race.” Cardi B who had endorsed Joe Biden severally, explained why she chose to.“I feel like it’s important now because like, yo Trump is…I cannot, I’m telling you, if Trump goes for like an...
Zidane Reacts as Real Madrid Beat Sociedad to Knock Barcelona off top Spot
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Zidane Reacts as Real Madrid Beat Sociedad to Knock Barcelona off top Spot

Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, has warned his players that they have not won anything, following a 2-1 win at Real Sociedad on Sunday. Los Blancos took the lead through a Sergio Ramos penalty, before Karim Benzema made it 2-0. Mikel Merino pulled one back for Sociedad late in the game, but Real held on for an important victory. Zidane’s men are now level on 65 points with Barcelona, but sit in first place thanks to their head-to-head record. “We haven’t won anything yet. It’s three wins and nine points, but we know it will be difficult until the end. “We have to keep going, we’re in good form, the players are doing well physically and technically,” Zidane told the media after the game. There are eight fixtures left in the Spani...
Innoson Wins Sierra Leone Oil Blocks Alongside Cluff Energy
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Innoson Wins Sierra Leone Oil Blocks Alongside Cluff Energy

Sierra Leone has provisionally awarded licences to Cluff Energy Africa and Innoson Oil and Gas, following the conclusion of its fourth licensing round. Cluff Energy was awarded Blocks 23, 24, 25, 36, 37, 38, 39, 54, 55, 56, 57, 74, 75, 94 and 95. Innoson was awarded Blocks 96, 97, 114, 115, 116, 117, 133, 134 and 135. The blocks awarded were focused around Sierra Leone’s continental shelf, with Cluff taking the northern blocks close to Guinea, while Innoson’s acreage is towards the south and close to Liberia. A statement from the presidency said there had been six applications for offshore concessions in the round, which has been launched in January 2018. Sierra Leone carried out a detailed assessment of companies bidding, it said, including their capacity to operate in such an e...
Audu Maikori Wins Lawsuit Against Kaduna State Government, To Recieve N10 Million
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Audu Maikori Wins Lawsuit Against Kaduna State Government, To Recieve N10 Million

CEO of Chocolate City, Audu Maikori on Friday June 5, won his lawsuit against the Kaduna state government over the violation of his human rights. He had filed a N10 billion lawsuit against Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State and the state government in 2017, accusing them of violating his human rights following his arrest for his report on the purported killing of five College of Education students in Southern Kaduna. Maikori who later apologized for posting the false story which he said was relayed to him by his driver, was arrested and subsequently transferred to Force Headquarters in Abuja for interrogation following a petition was filed by the Kaduna State Government. He was eventually released on bail and cleared of any complicity by the Police Force headquarters. H...
Osimhen Wins Player Of The Year Award In France
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Osimhen Wins Player Of The Year Award In France

Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen has been voted as the Player of The Year at his French club Lille. Osimhen’s emergence as Lille’s best player in the truncated 2019-20 season is not surprising for many going by the spectacular displays of the 21-year old in what is just his maiden campaign in Ligue 1. Among other feats; Osimhen had scored 18 goals and provided eight assists in all competitions for the French Ligue 1 side, before the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic disrupted the season. Victor Osimhen has been named as Lille’s Player of the Year. — Africa Facts Zone (@AfricaFactsZone) June 2, 2020 It is these breathtaking performances that have seen Osimhen be linked with a possible transfer to several top clubs across Europe. On the list of potential suitors for O...
Nigerian Writer, Innocent Ilo Wins 2020 Commonwealth Short-Story For African Region
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Nigerian Writer, Innocent Ilo Wins 2020 Commonwealth Short-Story For African Region

A Nigerian writer, Innocent Ilo, has been named the regional winner for Africa of the 2020 Commonwealth Short Story Prize for his story, “When a Woman Renounces Motherhood.” Founded in 2012, the Commonwealth Short Story Prize is awarded annually for the best piece of unpublished short fiction. It is open to Commonwealth citizens aged 18 and older in five regions: Africa, Asia, Canada and Europe, Caribbean and the Pacific. The prize is awarded to the five regional winners with each receiving £2,500 (approximately N1.2 million) and a publication with Granta, The global winner gets an additional £5,000 (approximately N2.4 million). 23-year-old Mr Ilo is the youngest writer to be awarded the Africa region prize since its establishment in 2012. He joins an illustrious line of Ni...
Yetunde Bajomo Wins Weight Loss Reality Show Season 3, The Fasttest Shedder
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Yetunde Bajomo Wins Weight Loss Reality Show Season 3, The Fasttest Shedder

The reality show, which is sponsored by Three Crowns milk, saw Bajomo, who had the highest percentage weight loss of 26.6, shedding off 31.6kg to emerged winner with a car prize Yetunde started the Show weighing 118.8kg and ended weighing 87.2kg. The 90-day eventful programme for viewers across Nigeria started with ten housemates also known as Shedders, each weighing an average weight of 100kg. They were kept in a bootcamp under assisted and supervised conditions, which included daily physical exercise, healthy eating habits, nutrition coaching, mental tasks and entertaining activities, with the aim of helping them lose weight to keep fit for the three months period. This ultimately taught them a healthy way of living for their overall well-being. The first runner up was Joy E...
​Oshoala Wins First League Title In Europe As Barcelona Reclaim Primera Iberdro
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​Oshoala Wins First League Title In Europe As Barcelona Reclaim Primera Iberdro

The Super Falcons star secured her maiden league diadem with the Catalans due to the coronavirus pandemic Asisat Oshoala has achieved her dreams in Spain as Barcelona emerged Spanish Primera Iberdrola champions following the abrupt ending of the 2019-20 season. The Royal Spanish Football Federation (RSFF) made attempts to complete the 2019-20 season but the inability to meet the government's health protocol dashed their hopes, hence the termination. The announcement saw Oshoala's team reclaim the league crown for the first time since 2015 despite being unable to see out their remaining games due to the Covid-19 crisis. Oshoala, who won her fourth African Women's Player of the Year crown in January, made an unsuccessful bid to win a league title on her previous spells in Europ...
Obiageli Solaja Wins African Women In Badminton Award
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Obiageli Solaja Wins African Women In Badminton Award

Nigeria’s Obiageli Solaja has been awarded the 2019 African Women in Badminton Award by the Badminton Confederation of Africa (BCA). The award is coming just days after Naomi Oyinloye broke a 20-year jinx to become the first Nigerian Certificated Umpire of the BCA. Obiageli becomes the second recipient of the award, following that of Gretha Prinsloo of South Africa who received the 2018 award last year during the BCA Annual General Meeting in Nanning China. The honour will be bestowed at the BCA Annual General Meeting 2020 at a date to be fixed later due to the current COVID-19 global pandemic. Oby Solaja, a seven-time African Women’s champion and 10-time Nigeria national champion in her playing days is one of the pioneers of badminton at the Olympics. Last November, whe...
Liverpool Equal Manchester City’s Record Of 18 Consecutive Premier League Wins
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Liverpool Equal Manchester City’s Record Of 18 Consecutive Premier League Wins

Liverpool have equalled Manchester City’s record of 18 consecutive Premier League wins after beating West Ham 3-2 at Anfield on Monday night . Jurgen Klopp’s side have won every league game since they drew 1-1 with Manchester United at Old Trafford in October, a result which, remarkably, remains the only time they have dropped points all season. The win also sends the Reds 22 points clear of City at the top of the table and within sight of claiming their first Premier League title. City’s 18-run winning sequence came during the 2017-18 season, when they won the title with a record-breaking 100 points, but Liverpool are on course to surpass that mark this season. The Merseysiders can set a new record of 19 straight league wins when they travel to relegation-threatened Watford ...
Nigerian Lady Wins iPhone 11, Gives It To Her Boyfriend As A Valentine Gift
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Nigerian Lady Wins iPhone 11, Gives It To Her Boyfriend As A Valentine Gift

A Nigerian lady has helped her boyfriend to win a brand new iPhone 11 after they both signed up for a challenge ahead of February 14 which is the day of love. In the challenge, a lady is required to share a picture of herself and her man on Twitter and ask fans and friends to help retweet so that they can win a new iPhone 11 as a Valentine gift. The couple who joined the iPhone challenge late, received amazing love from people as the number of retweets their photo got surpassed others tremendously. This then qualified them to win the iPhone 11 which the benefactor (the organization offering the iPhone 11) stated while taking to its Twitter account to announce the winners and congratulate them. The lady then appreciated all the love and iPhone 11 gift they received, while th...
South Sudan’s Leader Wins Dubious ‘Spoiler Of Peace’ Award
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South Sudan’s Leader Wins Dubious ‘Spoiler Of Peace’ Award

South Sudan President Salva Kiir on Monday was named the top “spoiler of peace” in a new award that seeks to shame him and others into taking serious steps to end bloody conflict in the worlds youngest country. Kiir and rival leader Riek Machar are under growing pressure to form a coalition government this month, the significant next step in a fragile peace deal signed in 2018 to end a five-year civil war that killed nearly 400,000 people. The deadline has been extended twice and the international community is signaling impatience. Now a Uganda-based group, Atrocities Watch Africa, is citing Kiir and others for their roles in the conflict that also has displaced at least 2 million people. Many fled to Uganda. The “spoiler of peace” award citation accuses Kiir of being unwilling ...
Man Wins An Award For Being Lazy, Sends Friend To Fetch It
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Man Wins An Award For Being Lazy, Sends Friend To Fetch It

Craig Martin became a trending topic after he sent his friend to go collect the award for being the laziest person in his hometown of Johannesburg. The 31-year old received praise, and he was lauded for his lack of energy and for also reaching the ultra level of being lazy. About 200 people from the Southern Africa region were invited to the awards ceremony. 193 people were in attendance. The other 6 gave various reasons as to why the could not attend the event. "I don't have the energy to attend. I've been sleeping for the past 16 hours," Martin revealed to the attendees in a skype call. Martin has only been out of his yard once in three years. It was when he went to the dentist for a checkup. He beat all the 5 hopefuls who'd attended the event to "bring home" the prestigious...
Zakhele Xulu Wins World Masturbation Tournament In Canada
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Zakhele Xulu Wins World Masturbation Tournament In Canada

From the Springboks winning the biggest rugby tournament in the world, the Rugby World Cup, for the third time and bringing home, the Webb Ellis trophy, to the SA Netball Team through their genuine camaraderie winning the Africa Championships and a 14-year old Hlulani Baloyi getting a certificate at the African Spelling Bee competition, it has been a great time for South Africans! It seems like the rain of victory continues on pouring in the nation as 27- year old Zakhele Xulu came first overall in the World Masturbation Tournament hosted in Ontario, Canada. The strong South African beat 14 other hopefuls from 13 nations to finally win the Johnny Sins Cup. “I have been practicing this for years. I would spend an average of 8 hours a day, 7 days a week working towards honing my je...
Djokovic Wins 2020 Australian Open Men’s Final
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Djokovic Wins 2020 Australian Open Men’s Final

Novak Djokovic defeats Dominic Thiem 6-4 4-6 2-6 6-3 6-4 to win his 8th Australian Open He does it! Novak Djokovic recovers from 2-1 sets down in a slam final for the first time to win his 8th Australian Open and 17th slam. He was struggling badly for much of the event, but he always finds a way. An incredible effort from Thiem, but it wasn’t enough. It rarely is against Djokovic. Djokovic, 32, will begin his fifth stint — and 276th week — at No. 1 on Monday. Should he maintain his hold on the top spot in 2020, he is projected to pass Pete Sampras (286 weeks at No. 1) on 20 April and Roger Federer (310 weeks) on 5 October to set a new all-time record for most weeks at No. 1. Thiem, who had also finished runner-up to Nadal at Roland Garros in 2018 and 2019, has now won seven of his...
19 Year Old Koffee Wins Best Reggae Album At The Grammys For Rapture EP
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19 Year Old Koffee Wins Best Reggae Album At The Grammys For Rapture EP

You can add Grammy Award winner to her accolades as the 19-year-old recording artiste copped the Best Reggae Album Grammy Award at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Centre, Los Angeles. Koffee ousted Julian Marley's As I Am; The Final Battle: Sly & Robbie vs Roots Radics by Sly & Robbie; Mass Manipulation by Steel Pulse; and More Work To Be Done by Third World in securing the coveted award. In a brief acceptance speech, Koffee thanked her fellow nominees for "the input they made in the Reggae industry", and ended by saying "...this one is for all of us, this one is for Reggae, this one is for Jamaica". With popular hits like Toast, Rapture, and W, Koffee ― whose real name is Mikayla Simpson ― has definitely "come in like a Rapture", and have fast become a force ...
If Burna Boy Wins Grammy Award – Sara Sichael
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If Burna Boy Wins Grammy Award – Sara Sichael

A twitter user that goes by the name of Sara Sichael is proposing to releasing some of her private photos if Nigerian music artist, Burna Boy wins a Grammy award today. Burna Boy is the first Nigerian mainstream musical act (aside the Fela Kutis) to be nominated for a major Grammy award. The award is seen as the pinnacle of achievement as a music artist and most Nigerian rappers and singers always sing of their desire to attain this feat. Bu Boy is the only artist to have come this close and the entire nation is already rooting for him, we wish Burna Boy luck, we hope to see him win the Grammy award.
Asisat Oshoala Wins 2019 CAF Women’s Best Player
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Asisat Oshoala Wins 2019 CAF Women’s Best Player

Barcelona Women & Nigeria Women star Asisat Oshoala is named 2019 African Best Women's POTY award. It was gathered that Asisat Was absent at the award but the award was received by the Nigerian Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick. The Super Falcons striker took to her social media page immediately to react  
2019 CAF Young Player Of Year: Osimhen Or Chukwueze, Who Wins?
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2019 CAF Young Player Of Year: Osimhen Or Chukwueze, Who Wins?

It will be a straight shootout between Victor Osimhen and Samuel Chukwueze for the 2019 CAF Young Player of the Year. The third nominee on the shortlist will be Achraf Hakimi from Morocco. The awards ceremony will be staged in Egypt tomorrow night. Both Osimhen and Chukwueze enjoyed a great breakthrough 2019 for both club and country. The two forwards from the U17 World Cup-winning team of 2015 used the past year to announce their arrival in Europe. Centre-forward Osimhen scored a harvest of goals for Sporting Charleroi on loan from German Bundesliga club Wolfsburg to earn a big-money transfer to French Ligue 1 side Lille. And he has since gone on to justify this move by featuring among the leading scorers in the French top flight so much so that the talk now is of a ...
Odion Ighalo Wins Nairaland Nigerian Football Fans Award
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Odion Ighalo Wins Nairaland Nigerian Football Fans Award

Odion Ighalo has won the Nairaland Nigerian Football Fans Award for the year 2019. This he did by beating his closest contestants: Wilfred Ndidi and Victor Osimhen. Odion Ighalo also won the best attacking player of the year. The Super Falcons Category saw Chiamaka Nnadozie emerging as the Super Falcons Player of the year by beating her closest rivals: Azeezat Oshoala and Francisca Ordega. This is the second time in a row that this award Category will be going to a goalkeeper. The Selection and Votings were done by Fans of Nigerian Football on nairaland as a way to acknowledge the contributions of various Nigerian players to the Successes of the Nigerian national teams in the year 2019. The full list of awards winners are as stated below: 1. Nigerian Player of the Year: - Od...
Toyin Abraham’s Son, Ire Wins Most Influential Baby Of The Year Award
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Toyin Abraham’s Son, Ire Wins Most Influential Baby Of The Year Award

Ire Ajeyemi, the son of actress Toyin Abraham and actor Kolawole Ajeyemi has won ‘the most influential person’ of the year award. The actor, Kolawole Ajeyemi who received the award on behalf of his son took to his social media page to announce it and wrote: “Congratulations Son on your first Award wishing you more wins in future. Just as your name implies Goodness may the goodness of God that as started with you never depart from you now and for ever more once again Congratulations IRE .”
Rivers Wins Soku Oil Wells From Bayelsa As Court Orders Map Error Correction
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Rivers Wins Soku Oil Wells From Bayelsa As Court Orders Map Error Correction

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday ordered the transfer of Soku oil field from Bayelsa State to its rightful owner, Rivers State. Delivering judgment in a suit instituted by Rivers State, Justice Inyang Ekwo, ordered the National Boundary Commission to rectify the error in its 11th edition of Administrative Map, which designated San Bartholomew River as the boundary between the two states, instead of River Santa Barbara. The error was said to have surfaced in the 11th edition of Administrative Map produced by the NBC in 2002. The NBC was said to have in its letter dated July 3, 2002 in response to Rivers State Government’s protest admitted its mistake and promised to rectify it in the 12th edition of the administrative map. Failure of the NBC to rectify the mista...
Mr Ideal Nigeria, Emmanuel Umoh Wins Mister Africa International 2019
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Mr Ideal Nigeria, Emmanuel Umoh Wins Mister Africa International 2019

Emmanuel Umoh, Mr Ideal Nigeria 2019 made history last Sunday when he became the first ever Nigerian to win the Mister Africa International competition since the inception of the competition in 2011. the 6'3 ft tall Nigerian super model edged out over forty contestants from other African countries to emerge the winner of the competition. Emmanuel Addoh from Ghana came second place while the representative of Cote' D'ivoire came third place With this, Nigeria joins the list of countries that have produced the Mister Africa King. Other countries include, Tanzania, Rwanda, Sudan, Ghana, Angola and Sudan.
Nyekachi Douglas Wins Top Model And Miss World Africa At The Miss World 2019
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Nyekachi Douglas Wins Top Model And Miss World Africa At The Miss World 2019

The most beautiful girl in Nigeria (MBGN), Nyekachi Douglas, is making us super proud at the Miss World pageantry. Nyekachi who came second at the sports day competition, has bagged another title as the  Miss World 2019 Top Model. The announcement was made by silver bird via it's Twitter handle. It reads: "@nyeka_d has made Nigeria proud again by racking another major win in the Miss World Contest. She has won the title of the Miss World Top Model, Congratulations Queen". She has won the hearts of many with her rare display of excitement and joy after her fellow contestant, Miss Jamaica, Toni-Ann Singh was crowned winner of the 2019 Miss World competition. Nyekachi who was also crowned Miss World Africa at the pageant, couldn’t contain her joy when Singh was ...
Boris Johnson Wins Parliamentary Majority In UK Snap Election
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Boris Johnson Wins Parliamentary Majority In UK Snap Election

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday won a parliamentary majority, " to Sky News and BBC television, after a snap election was called over Brexit . Results show that the Tories won 326 of the 650 seats in the lower House of Commons , meaning they could not be beaten . Exit polls from Thursday’ s vote indicated they could win 368 seats. If confirmed, this would be the party ’s biggest majority in three decades . By contrast, the exit poll spells disaster for the main opposition Labour party which was projected to win just 191 seats – its worst result since 1935. On Friday, European leaders are expected to charge EU negotiator Michel Barnier with negotiating a close trade deal with Britain . With a large majority of MPs, Mr Johnson will be able to get the divorce deal he...
Ronaldo Jr Wins Tournament, Named Best Striker
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Ronaldo Jr Wins Tournament, Named Best Striker

Cristiano Ronaldo's son seems to be following in his famous father's footsteps, and he has now won a youth tournament with Juventus' U9 side and was named the best striker. Cristiano Jr made headlines earlier in the year after his incredible goalscoring exploits were pointed out. By the end of October, he was sitting on 58 goals and had a further 18 assists in just 28 appearances this season. He has now added to his brilliant campaign by winning the "Cavour Trophy" after beating Chieri 3-2 in the final. Ronaldo's eldest son, who scored three goals at the tournament, was named the best striker, as Giovani Bianconeri, who covers Juventus' youth teams, pointed out. As a consequence, his father posted a picture of Cristiano Jr and the best striker trophy on Instagram, along ...
Bernd Leno Wins Arsenal Player Of The Month For November
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Bernd Leno Wins Arsenal Player Of The Month For November

Goalkeeper Leno has been voted Arsenal Player of the Month for November. Leno has played 270 minutes in November in three Premier League games and two Europa League clashes. He has made 16 saves in total and has a save percentage of up to 75,2%. Furthermore, he has 86 passes with an accuracy of 77%. The other two nominees are Aubameyang and Guendouzi.
Anthony Joshua Wins By Unanimous Decision, Regains His Heavyweight Titles!
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Anthony Joshua Wins By Unanimous Decision, Regains His Heavyweight Titles!

Anthony Joshua has successfully retaken his heavyweight belts after defeating rival Andy Ruiz Jr in a very exciting rematch in Saudi Arabia. Joshua has regained the WBA (Super), WBO, IBF and IBO heavyweight titles on Saturday night. The Olympic gold medallist erased the memory of his first professional loss with an exquisite performance in front of a sold-out crowd at the Diriyah Arena. We understands Joshua jabbed and moved his way to a unanimous decision victory, which brought about the end of Ruiz Jr's reign as unified champion. Joshua set the tone for the fight from the outset, peppering Ruiz Jr with a lightening-quick jab. His rangey jab - which he failed to utilise in their first meeting - kept a dogged Ruiz Jr at bay and allowed him to utilise his nifty footwor...
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Cristiano Ronaldo’s Girlfriend, Georgina Rodriguez Reacts As Messi Wins Ballon D’or

Georgina Rodriguez, the girlfriend to Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo has reacted as Lionel Messi clinched the 2019 Ballon d’Or award. Rodriguez maintained that Ronaldo was the best despite losing the award the Ballon d’Or award while describing him as incomparable. In a post on her verified Instagram page, she wrote: “Incomparable. There are figures and titles, of all this you are the protagonist with the best results, such as the League of Nations, the Italian Cup, the Serie A Championship, Best Player of the Serie A, among others. “But fortunately neither the awards nor the titles speak only for you, even if you have them a lot. What speaks best about you is yourself, your passion, your hunger for self-improvement, your fellowship, because you are the inspiration of Socc...
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Airtel Wins Award For ‘Best Use Of Storytelling’ At Seras 2019

The organizers of the prestigious SERA awards have honoured leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, with the ‘Best Use of Storytelling to Drive Sustainability’ award in recognition of its efforts at promoting corporate philanthropy. The SERA awards platform, which is widely considered the gold-standard recognition in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainability in Nigeria, was conceived to lead the drive towards actualization of the sustainable development goals in Africa by enabling a platform that promotes, measures and harmonizes the contributions of private sector, governments/public sector and non-governmental organizations to attain set targets. The award ceremony held last Saturday at the Oriental Hotel in Lagos and Airtel Nigeria’s Corpor...
Alisson Becker Wins Yachine Trophy At Ballon D’or In France
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Alisson Becker Wins Yachine Trophy At Ballon D’or In France

After a successful season of hard work, clean shits and saves, Allison has been given the Yachine Trophy which is the trophy for the best keeper. The Liverpool Keeper enjoyed the best season of his life last season after win the UEFA champions league against English side Tottenham. Becker took his team past the semi finals after a surprise clean shit defeat to the Spanish giants Barcelona.
Megan Rapinoe Wins Women’s Ballon D’or
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Megan Rapinoe Wins Women’s Ballon D’or

Megan Rapinoe wins the Women's ballon d'or . After a successful season of football the USA women international player was able to claim the award. The nominees were:- Miedema Lavelle White Kerr Renard Marozsan Rapinoe Morgan Bronze Hegerberg  
If Messi Wins Ballon D’or, There Are No Losers -Van Dijk
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If Messi Wins Ballon D’or, There Are No Losers -Van Dijk

A leaked document shows the gong going to the Argentine for a record sixth time, but the Dutchman isn't bothered Virgil van Dijk may lose out on the Ballon d’Or to Barcelona's Lionel Messi, but the Liverpool man insists there are no losers amongst the nominees. The Netherlands international was immense in leading Liverpool to last season’s Champions League and could become the first defender to win the award since Fabio Cannavaro in 2006. A leaked document shows Messi winning the award for a record sixth time, pipping Van Dijk and Anfield team-mate Mohamed Salah. However the Dutch centre-half won’t be upset if the document proves accurate, as he believes everyone in the room when the award is announced will be a winner.  
Anthony Joshua’s Promoter Explains What Happens If He Wins Or Loses
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Anthony Joshua’s Promoter Explains What Happens If He Wins Or Loses

Eddie Hearn, promoter for Anthony Joshua and the CEO of Matchroom Boxing, has explained that everything will be "neutral" when the rematch takes place with Andy Ruiz in Saudi Arabia next weekend. Ruiz shocked the sport when he dropped Joshua four times to secure a seventh round stoppage, and as a result he walked away with the WBO, WBA, IBF, IBO world heavyweight titles at the Madison Square Garden in New York City on June 1st. When asked whats next for Anthony Joshua if he wins, he said; “beating Andy Ruiz and regaining his belts will make him by far the biggest star in the sport, but more personally, its about winning the fight and regaining what’s his”. And on the possibility of taking a loss, he stated; “Joshua is tough, he is a guy that’s always having to learn under the ...