Pyeongchang 2018: Nigerian athletes performance simply amazing, says Elegbeleye
Nigeria’s Chef de Mission to the 2018 Winter Olympics, Gbenga Elegbeleye, says he was impressed with the performance of Team Nigeria that made its debut in the Pyeongchang Games. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nigeria’s Bobsled and Skeleton teams participated in the Winter Olympics for the first time at the 2018 Pyeongchang…
Buhari sends goodwill message to Team Nigeria at Winter Olympics
President Muhammadu Buhari has extended best wishes to Team Nigeria as they begin their epoch-making representation of the country in the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.
Nigerian bobsled, skeleton team faces ‘coldest’ weather as Winter Olympics begins
With a predicted windchill temperature of -25C in the city of Pyeongchang, South Korea, athletes and officials from the various participating countries may...
You won’t regret competing for Nigeria, Buhari tells Bobsled team
President Mohammadu Buhari has assured the four athletes flying Nigeria’s flag in the Bobsled and Skeleton events in this year’s Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang...
Nigeria sends off its bobsledders with a party
Nigerians got to meet their Winter Olympic bobsleigh team for the first time on Friday night, just over a week before the start of the Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga were given a rousing welcome at a corporate reception held in their honour at a luxury hotel in…
We will shine like stars at Winter Olympics, Bobsled team assures
The Nigerian Bobsled and Skeleton team to this year’s Winter Olympics will depart Lagos today for PyeongChang, South Korea with a declaration from the athletes that they will make remarkable impact at the Games, which holds from February 9 to 25.
Nigeria’s Bobsleigh team and Skeleton Racer storm Lagos
The Nigerian Bobsleigh team and Skeleton Racer have just arrived Lagos, ahead of their Olympics appearance in February.
Nigeria's first ever Winter Olympians gear up for games
Three Nigerian-American women are making history and their Olympic dreams have come true by being the first ever African bobsled team to qualify for the Olympics. The team will also be the first Nigerian athletes to compete at a Winter Olympics, when they appear at the PyeongChang games, which begin February 9. Seun Adigun, Ngozi…