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5 May 2016
Eleven gold level elite runners are among the 20 international athletes, who arrived in Lagos yesterday for Saturday’s fourth Okpekpe International 10km Road Race in Okpekpe near Auchi, Edo State.
4 May 2016
With three months to the commencement of the Rio 2016 Olympics, what appears a major obstacle may have crept into Team Nigeria’s preparation for the Games according to a declaration by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) yesterday.
3 May 2016
Organisers of the IAAF Bronze Label Okpekpe International 10km Road Race have unveiled three charity partners for the fourth edition of the race, which holds on Saturday.
2 May 2016
Organisers of the Okpekpe International 10km Road Race have restated their readiness to organise a bigger and better event this Saturday in Okpekpe near Auchi, Edo State.
2 May 2016
Africa’s fastest woman, Blessing Okagbare and five other Nigerians have been placed on elite athletes scholarships by the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA).
2 May 2016
The Jamaican quartet of Jermaine Hamilton, Julian Foote, Rasheed Dwyer and Oshane Bailey, in that running order, crossed the finish line in 38.70.
30 Apr 2016
Preparations are in top gear for the maiden Warri Peace Marathon, billed for May 28 in the oil-rich city of Warri, Delta State.
26 Apr 2016
Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt will run the 100 metres at the Golden Spike meet in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava on May 20, the event's organisers said Tuesday.
26 Apr 2016
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) yesterday said no fewer than 18 athletes were currently benefiting from scholarships from international bodies, including the Association ...
22 Apr 2016
"I decided to quit the camp because things are falling apart and I can no longer bear it," Coach Seigha Porbeni.
20 Apr 2016
The hope of Nigerian male weightlifters taking part in the Rio Olympic Games may have been finally dashed by the team’s inability to secure funds for the qualifiers in Cameroun.
20 Apr 2016
Organisers of the IAAF bronze-labelled Okpekpe International 10-KM Road Race have announced that there will be live bands at the race’s finish point to entertain participants on May 7...


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The Lagos State Environmental Enforcement and Special Offences Unit impounded 150 motorcycles for violating traffic rules in the last one week.
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Just as most beliefs, the Yoruba culture includes a world of myths, allegories, poetry and the love and wisdom of the Ifa divination system which helps to remind the Yoruba people of their past and customs that have survived through history and have helped shape their literature and religion as we know it today. Yoruba…
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Police Service Commission (PSC) has extended the closure of its recruitment portal for the 2022 batch of constables in the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) by one month.
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The leader of the UK's main opposition party on Sunday vowed to reverse a tax cut for top earners announced by the Conservative government as the nation heads for recession.