Friday, 7th October 2022
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20 May 2016
The House of Representatives yesterday mandated its committees on sports and Foreign Affairs to investigate the reasons Nigeria’s athletes were denied visas ...
20 May 2016
Olympic gold medallist, Chioma Ajunwa, and silver medallist, Gloria Alozie, are among the personalities listed by a group, Ladies In Sport (LIS), to speak at its maiden conference and awards ...
18 May 2016
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has explained that the country lost one of the world’s fastest sprinters at the moment, Femi Ogunode, to Qatar due to poor funding.
18 May 2016
The Cycology Riding Club and the Lagos State Sports Commission have concluded plans for a cycle racing competition, tagged ‘Lagos Criterium.’
17 May 2016
Ondo State has won the second edition of the Invitational Artistic Gymnastic Championship hosted by Lagos State at the Indoor Hall of the Mobolaji Johnson Sports Centre, Rowe Park, Yaba.
17 May 2016
Rhythm ‘N’ Play, a grassroots initiative to encourage young stars to participate in sports programmes through music, will soon be part of the extra-curricula activities in schools nationwide.
15 May 2016
World 100- and 200-meter record holder Usain Bolt of Jamaica opened his 2016 season Saturday with a 100m victory in 10.05 seconds at the Cayman Invitational.
14 May 2016
The first winner of the travel and win promo organised by Chisco Transport Nigeria Limited in conjunction with the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) emerged on Wednesday ...
13 May 2016
Usain Bolt will take the first long strides on his road to Rio here Saturday when he makes his 2016 track debut with less than three months to go before the Olympics.
13 May 2016
As preparations for the maiden Warri Peace Marathon reach a fever pitch, traditional rulers in Warri, Effurun and its environs continue to mobilise their citizens to participate in the race meant to promote peace in the region.
12 May 2016
US sprinter Justin Gatlin on Thursday praised the new generation of track competitors, particularly fellow American Trayvon Bromell, as the 34-year-old veteran preps for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
12 May 2016
Aside the cash prizes for deserving athletes, the AFN will use the Golden League to pick the team for African Championships holding in South Africa next month as well as slots for the Rio Olympics.


2 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with the leadership of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum over the reported cases of flood across the country.
3 hours ago
Byline : Imane Charioui, Director of Francophone Africa, WorldRemit DOUALA, Cameroon, 7 October, 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Right from birth, kids begin to actively pick up skills and knowledge as they engage with different environments. From the social skills they learn at home to the hygiene skills taught at school, all contribute to their development, but…
4 hours ago
A Bowen University Professor of Environmental Microbiology, Olatunde Samuel Dahunsi has emerged as the first Nigerian Scientist to win the Harvard Radcliffe Fellowship in 2022/2023 cohort of 50 fellows.
5 hours ago
Over the last twelve years, Nigeria has grown to master the practice of local content, to the extent of mentoring other resource-rich countries such as Uganda in promoting their own industries. Nigeria is one of the few countries to have enacted a primary regulation dedicated to it, with a broad objective to domicile a share…
5 hours ago
The Federal Roads Safety Corps, (FRSC), has issued a road diversion alert to travellers along the Abuja-Lokoja road due to recent flooding around Kortonkarfi in Lokoja, Kogi state.