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From the first day of the competition, there were surprises with defending champion Oba Oba Kizito of Cote d’Ivoire tasting defeat in the team event while Ghanaian teenagers – Blessing Labanti and Emmanuella Yaa- Kyere headlining the tournament as the youngest duo in the Ghanaian team.

In terms of military aircraft strength, Nigeria is ranked 65 out of 140 countries in a 2021 Global Firepower Index, far behind Egypt (10), Algeria (22). Morocco (40), Sudan (51), Tunisia (58) and Kenya (59). But whereas it is generally agreed that Nigeria needs to re-tool, fund, and re-position its military, especially in the face of the spread of terrorism,

Bility, a member of the African Confederation executive committee and former president of the Liberian federation was found guilty of misappropriating FIFA’s funds, according to the organisation.

The President of Liberia, George Weah, is expected in Lagos to speak on the practice of democracy in Africa on February 6, at a conference organised by the Centre for Values in Leadership.