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2020 Tokyo Olympics

6 Nov
Permit me to bore my readers again today.
19 Sep
The Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu, has urged Nigerian athletes and sports federations to ensure early preparations in order to win medal in international competitions.
Blessing Okagbare
31 Jul
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria says it received with great shock the press release by the Athletics Integrity Unit, suspending Blessing Okagbare for a doping rule violation. The Federation, in a statement said it was in the process of obtaining the relevant details of the announcement after which a full reaction will be issued. The…
23 Jul
Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka lit the Olympic cauldron as the Tokyo Games opened on Friday after a year's pandemic delay and lingering
23 Jul
Kazunori Takishima spent $40,000 on tickets for the Tokyo 2020 Games, but strict virus rules banning spectators left him watching
23 Jul
The opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics took place on Friday in a nearly empty stadium after a year-long pandemic postponement and a build-up marred
24 Mar 2020
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has revealed that it would wait for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and World Health Organisation (WHO) to give the final...
21 Feb 2020
The chances of Nigeria performing well at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has gotten another boost with the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare signing a Memorandum of Understanding
17 Feb 2020
The Nigeria Taekwondo Federation (NTF), has expressed optimism of picking 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games tickets at the Africa Taekwondo Qualification Tournament slated for Rabat, Morocco.
11 Feb 2020
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has advised athletes and various sports federations aspiring to send their contingents to the forthcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics...
5 Mar 2018
As part efforts to ensure Nigerian players qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the Nigeria Badminton Federation has sponsored four top players on a two-day training tour of Indonesia.


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