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‘It’s wrong for Mikel Obi and Siasia to collect $390k gift’ – Senator Ogba

The Nigerian senate may probe the minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung and the Nigeria Olympic committee (NOC) on their roles over the poor performance of the country’s Team Nigeria contingent in Rio 2016. The chairman of the Senate Committee on Sports, Senator Joe Obinna Ogba (PDP, Ebonyi), who was also ...

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‘Atlanta 1996 Team Was Better Than Mikel Obi & Co’ � Sunday Oliseh

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​Nigeria football legend, Sunday Oliseh who once coached the Super Eagles of Nigeria and member of the world conquering Gold winning U-23 dream team at Atlanta 96 Olympics , has dismissed all comparison between the 1996 Dream team and the Samson Siasia led squad who brought home Bronze at the ...

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Mikel Obi Celebrates Bronze Medal Win With Lengthy Message

​ Nigeria U-23 squad, Dream Team VI captain, Mikel Obi today wrote a lengthy message in celebration of the team winning the bronze medal of the Men’s football at the just concluded Rio 2016 Olympics . He wrote: �When I woke up in my hotel room on Sunday morning, I ...

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Rio 2016: Nigeria’s Dream Team VI Wins Bronze Medal

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Nigeria ’s Men’s football team; Dream Team VI has won the country’s first medal at the ongoing Rio 2016 Olympics. The U-23 squad defeated their counterparts from Honduras 3-2 o win the bronze medal. The Nigerians few days back lost to the men from Germany 2-0 in their semi-final match.

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Tokyo to host 2020 Olypmics

Tokyo has been chosen by the International Olympics Committee to host the 2020 summer games. In voting saturday in Buenos Aires, the committee picked Tokyo over the two other contenders, Madrid and Istanbul. Tokyo won the deciding vote, 60 to Istanbul’s 36, according to an IOC tweet. Tokyo previously hosted ...

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