Monday, 5th December 2022
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3 Apr 2017
The seventh Daniel Olukoya Youth and Junior Championships will hold at the High-Performance Center, Port Harcourt on Saturday, April 8, 2017, the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has said.
7 Sep 2016
What appears a major division among top hierarchy of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) may be playing out, if declarations by President of the federation, Solomon Ogba, and its spokesman ...
31 Jul 2016
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has reacted to the disqualification of Nigeria’s 4x400m women’s relay team from the Rio Olympic Games, describing it as very unfortunate.
22 Jul 2016
Gold medalist at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, Ese Brume, says competing alongside Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguenor in the long jump event at the Rio Olympics Games would be a great inspiration for her.
11 Jul 2016
With less than eight days to the commencement of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World U-20 Championships, the national junior athletes may not go into camping for the competition.
29 Jun 2016
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has said it has no plan to drop Commonwealth track queen, Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguenor, from the Rio Olympics team following her failure to join Team Nigeria to the just concluded CAA African Senior Athletics Championships in Durban, South Africa.
15 Jun 2016
Nigerian athletes may not participate in the 2016 African Senior Athletics Championship holding in South Africa because the Sports Ministry has failed to release fund for the trip.
3 Jun 2016
Unless a miracle happens, Nigeria may not participate in this year’s African Senior Athletics Championships holding in Durban, South Africa this month.
26 May 2016
Team Nigeria’s hope of making an impact in the track and field event at the Rio Olympics Games may be hanging in the balance.
25 May 2016
Former Federal Commissioner for Information, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark says the maiden Warri Peace Marathon, which holds this Saturday, is key to peaceful coexistence amongst the people, not only...
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.


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Medview Airline has condemned yesterday's early morning invasion and sealing of its properties located at Olowu, Ikeja and Lekki Lagos State by a team of policemen under the guise of executing a court order to take possession of the properties. The Managing Director of the airline, Mr. Muneer Bankole, stated that the company is currently…
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•Says Delta stands to benefit more from Tinubu presidency •Asks Ndokwa nation to deny Gov Okowa a ‘third term’ through Oborevwori Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, has, campaign stop after campaign stop, canvassed votes for the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, and all candidates of the party…
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*Vows to set aside $10b for youth and women empowerment Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has warned the people of Lagos against returning the All Progressives Congress (APC) to power at both the state and federal levels in next February's general elections. The former Nigerians vice president, who spoke…
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The first volume of Harry & Meghan, a six-episode docuseries on the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, will start streaming on Netflix on December 8. Meanwhile, the second volume will debut on December 15. The close-up first look at the documentary series will highlight the couple's highs and lows in their relationship. In a recently…
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The family of late gospel singer Sammie Okposo have released his burial arrangements. Recall that Sammie Okposo had passed away in his sleep in the early hours of Friday, November 26, 2022. Flourish Peters, the lead pastor of the LOGIC Church shared details of the artiste's death in his sermon on Sunday. Peters revealed that…