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12 Oct
Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) President, Tonobok Okowa, says the sixth National Youth Games holding in Ilorin will serve as fresh talent recruitment ground for the federation.
12 Oct
Tokyo 2020 Olympics silver medallist, Blessing Oborududu, has been elected into the United World Wrestling (UWW) Athletes Commission as Africa’s sole representative for the next four years (2021 to 2025).
10 Oct
Team Lagos has vowed to excel at this year’s National Youth Games by winning more gold medals than they did at the last edition. The competition, which begins today, ends October 20
Blessing Okagbare
7 Oct
Nigerian sprint champion Blessing Okagbare is facing the possibility of a lengthy ban from athletics after three more doping cases surfaced. Blessing Okagbare was barred from participating in the Olympic 100-meter semifinals in July for a doping offence and was handed a four-year ban. The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said Okagbare tested positive for banned…
3 Oct
Kenya's Joyciline Jepkosgei won the women's London Marathon on Sunday as Ethiopia's Sisay Lemma triumphed in the men's race in the first full-scale staging of the event since the coronavirus pandemic.
1 Oct
Defending champions, Team Delta, has commenced their final preparation for the 2021 National Youth Games scheduled for Ilorin, Kwara State.
28 Sep
Six months after the Edo 2020 National Sports Festival held in Benin, athletes, who represented Imo State at the event, are still waiting for Governor Hope Uzodimma to redeem the promise
28 Sep
The Third edition of the Government College Ughelli – GCU Relays will hold on November 13 2021. It will take place at the school modern Tartan Tracks built on the exclusive Athletics Grounds.
27 Sep
Over the years, expectations were high in the quest for a new era of performances by youths at major junior international competitions.
27 Sep
The seven-member committee set up by Sports Minister, Sunday Dare, to investigate the circumstances leading to the suspension of 10 Nigerian athletes from participating at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games...
27 Sep
Super Eagles and Arsenal legend, Kanu Nwankwo, is expected to lead over 2,000 personalities, including football icons and actors, in a 7.20-kilometre exercise tagged ‘Walk With Kanu Nwankwo’ in Abuja on Wednesday.
23 Sep
Chairmen of Athletics Associations of Southwest states and some of their board members, at the weekend, gathered in Lagos, under the aegis of South West Athletics Association

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Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari, has canvassed an all-encompassing framework for a sustainable gas supply and stable environment.