Friday, 27th January 2023
Breaking News:


12 Oct
Novak Djokovic is eager to play at the Australian Open but it's up to him to "work out the situation" with the government, tournament chief Craig Tiley said Wednesday, while confirming Russians and Belarusians can compete as neutrals.
9 Oct
Novak Djokovic claimed the 90th title of his career and the fourth of 2022 with a dominant straight-sets victory over Stefanos Tsitsipas in the ATP final in Astana on Sunday.
3 Oct
US Open semi-finalist Frances Tiafoe said he was "flying high on confidence" after beating Yasutaka Uchiyama 6-3, 6-4 in the first round of the Japan Open on Monday.
3 Oct
Aisha Rabiu and Victor Joseph, at the weekend, won the girls and boys’ categories, respectively, at the third Dr. A. A. Efunkoya Cadet Table Tennis Championships. The event took place at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.
2 Oct
Frances Tiafoe on Sunday reflected on a "crazy month" that saw him reach a US Open semi-final and play a starring role at the Laver Cup -- but hopes that's just the start.
27 Sep
Junior tennis activities in Nigeria got a huge boost, at the weekend, with a group, Tennis Players Parents Association (TPPA), declaring its intention to award overseas scholarships
27 Sep
The Third Dr. Efunkoya National Junior Table Tennis Championships will begin at the National Stadium, Lagos, on September 29 and end on October I, the organisers have said.
26 Sep
Organisers of the 2022 Lagos Tennis Cup, Tennis Management Company Limited (TMCL), have moved the competition forward by a week due to anticipated rainfall this week.
23 Sep
Roger Federer will bring the curtain down on his spectacular career in a "super special" match alongside long-time rival Rafael Nadal at the Laver Cup in London on Friday.
22 Sep
Naomi Osaka's woes deepened when the struggling former world number one pulled out of her home Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo complaining of abdominal pain on Thursday.
21 Sep
Five of Nigeria’s best tennis players, who are residing in Abuja, are among the top stars listed for the 2022 Lagos Tennis Cup, which will hold from September 27 to October 2 at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Onikan.
20 Sep
Lagos is, once again, set to host the best tennis players from across the country with the second Lagos Tennis Cup, which holds from September 27 to October 2 at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Onikan.


28 mins ago
Poland will deliver an additional 60 tanks to Kyiv to help it fend off Russia's aggression, in a move hailed on Friday by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
37 mins ago
The National Population Commission (NPC), has begun a 10-day training for 1505 state facilitators for the 2023 census in Plateau.
44 mins ago
Osun State governor Ademola Adeleke said he would appeal the judgment sacking him from office. The Osun State Election Petition Tribunal on Friday sacked Adeleke as the state governor and declared Gboyega Oyetola as the winner of the governorship election. The tribunal annulled the election of Adeleke, candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), and…
1 hour ago
The Managing Director, Dala Inland Dry Port , Ahmad Rabiu says President Muhammadu Buhari will commission the Dala International Inland Dry Port on Monday, Jan. 31.
2 hours ago
Sen. Bassey Otu, the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate in Cross River, says he has the capacity and experience to take the state to the next level, if elected.