Nigeria Olympic Committee
Stars gather in Asaba as NOC Awards holds tomorrow
It has been advertised as one of the biggest sports awards in recent memory and already all the stars and their officials have trooped to the venue, Asaba, for the event. The occasion is the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) Merit Award night, which holds tomorrow at the Grand Hotel & Resorts, Asaba, Delta State. A…
NOC honours Emoghavwe
The Nigeria Olympic Committee will on August 5 at Asaba Delta State honour one of Nigeria’s foremost Paralympian, Monday Emoghavwe with its Distinguished Merit Award.
NOC/IOC sports seminar for NAPHER-SD ends today
Thirty-eight participants from across the country are taking part at a three-day Nigeria Olympic Committee Solidarity Sports Administration Seminar, which ends today at the conference room of the Nigeria Olympic Committee, National Stadium Surulere. The seminar organised in conjunction with the Nigeria Association for Physical, Health Education, Recreation, Sports and Dance (NAPHER- SD), has participants…
Anxiety as NBBF, NOC await FIBA’s March 10 verdict on crisis
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) and the factions of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) are waiting with baited breadth for the world basketball governing body’s verdict on the crisis rocking the administration of the game in the country.
NOC moves to avert visa hitches for team Nigeria
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), says the nation’s contingent to the fast approaching Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia would not suffer any form of visa hitches. The 2018 Commonwealth Games will hold from April 4 to 15, and the NOC assured yesterday that all logistics had been put in place by the Nigerian government…
Dolphins Swimming League gets support from NOC
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has given its backing to the maiden Dolphin Swimming League as the inter-school tournament officially kicks off on January 20 at the Lagos Preparatory School in Ikoyi.
NOC orders federations to align constitutions with world bodies
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has ordered all the country’s sports federations to review immediately and align their constitutions with their international federations’ rules and guidelines. The committee also wants the federations to encourage their members seeking positions in international bodies to achieve their aims, saying such moves would aid Nigeria’s sports development. In a…
NOC AGM holds tomorrow in Lagos
The Annual General Meeting of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) holds tomorrow In Lagos, the committee has announced. According to NOC President, Habu Gumel, the meeting at the Conference Hall of Airport Hotel, Ikeja in Lagos, will be a fruitful ground for all federation presidents to review their scorecards for the outgoing year and map…
‘We’ve not heard the last of national federations’ elections’
Former international tennis star, Godwin Kienka, was philosophical in handling his exclusion from the elections. Kienka, who headed a Sport Reform Committee set up by the Sports Ministry last year.