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Minister Backs Sahel Military Games

•Commends Kwara State Governor on appointment of Youth Adviser Mukaila Ola As part of efforts to restore lasting peace in the Sahel region, the Organisation of Military Sports in Africa has secured the support of the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, to stage the Sahel Games

Borno state, Nigeria where “Children can draw assault rifle better than a football or an animal.”

By Mukaila Ola in Maiduguri  Gwoza, a garrison town in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state, is home to 60,000 people, many of them displaced from their homes elsewhere by the conflict. Living conditions are difficult, there is little humanitarian aid, and frequent clashes take place between the military and armed groups.

Deji tinubu’s sudden death evokes outpour of grief

There has been an outpour of grief in the social media following the sudden death on Thursday of Deji Tinubu, Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Commerce and Industry. The 54 year-old soccer enthusiast, reportedly slumped around 7.30pm during a five-a-side novelty football match in Epe on Thursday, on