Reigning Miss Nigeria, Chioma Stephanie Obiadi, has signed on to run at next month's International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Bronze Label Okpekpe international 10km road race to raise awareness about the Green-Girl project.
It’s not yet over for Nigeria’s 4x100m relay team, says AFN
A board member of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Professor Ken Anugweje is optimistic the nation’s women 4x100m relay team will still qualify for the London 2017 IAAF World Championship holding in August.
Kenya's Keitany wins London Marathon in record time
Kenya's Mary Keitany set the fastest time in a women-only marathon as she won a third London Marathon on Sunday in an unofficial 2hrs 17min 01sec.
Evergreen Gatlin set to shine in Bolt's absence
Track legend Usain Bolt will be missing as Justin Gatlin spearheads an American team seeking to repeat their rare sprint relay triumph over Jamaica at the weekend's IAAF World Relays in Nassau.
Okpekpe road race organisers explain why Edo athletes were not paid prize money
A Shocking revelation emerged yesterday on why some Edo State athletes were left out on payment of cash prizes in the last edition of the money-spinning Okpekpe 10km road race.
Bolt in shock as friend dies in moto crash
Sprint superstar Usain Bolt was caught up in a fatal motorcycle crash in Jamaica which claimed the life of Germaine Mason, the British high jumper who won a silver medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, media reported.
NOC moves to save Nigeria from IOC ban
The NOC headed by Engr. Habu Gumel said, among other things, that there should be a harmonious guideline on national federation elections in line with international best practices.
Kenyans sweep titles at Boston Marathon
Geoffrey Kirui and Edna Kiplagat led a Kenyan clean sweep at the 121st Boston Marathon on Monday, both timing late bursts to perfection to claim the men's and women's races of the prestigious event.
Obaseki wants more local runners in Okpekpe Race
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki wants increased participation of runners from Edo and other adjoining states in the IAAF Bronze Label Okpekpe International 10km Road Race.