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Nigerian Sports Award Donates Trophies, Medals for SWAN Cup.

Nigerian Sports Award Supports SWAN Cup, Donates Trophies, Medals

Lagos, Nigeria Tuesday April 22, 2014. In line with its main strategic thrust of rewarding and supporting excellence performance in sports, the organisers of the prestigious Nigerian Sports Award has thrown its weight behind the 2014 edition of the Lagos State Chapter of the Sports Writers’ Association of Nigeria (SWAN) Cup with the donation of all the medals and trophies that will be given out in the competition. 238 more words


The Danger of a Single Story

Chimamanda Adichie, a Nigerian Storyteller, tells her story as an African writer but also discusses the art of storytelling and how it, when used incorrectly, can change the actual events. 65 more words


April 23 2014

Nigeria to tackle government procurement fraud with UK help

The Supply Management website reports – ‘The project is part of an initiative by the UK government’s… 209 more words


Lagos SWAN CUP 2014 ! More sponsors likely to be unveiled

Ahead of the opening ceremony of the Lagos SWAN Cup, the organisers may this afternoon announce the official telecoms company for the event to add to its list of sponsors and partners which include Winners Golden Bet, the main sponsor, the Nigeria Sports Award and Owu, a fast emerging sports wear outfit. 77 more words


The Medallion: Prize-giving 'Ceremony'

Lately I’ve been having nightmares courtesy of some of my readers who are intent upon ensuring I do not renege on giving out the prizes for The Medallion Easter bonanza; in one nightmare, I saw a Bollywood… 985 more words


My Last Rhinoceros

I acquired the rhino…oh, pardon me, rhinoceros through a chap in Nigeria whom I’d met via a personal email letter. Someone had recommended me to him for my love of animals and my good business sense. 1,015 more words

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