Saturday, 3rd December 2022
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6 May
To prevent U.S.-based Nigerian athletes from ‘burning’ out before this year’s Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England, the Sports Ministry and officials of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) have appointed
4 May
Nigeria Customs Services men and women volleyball teams will fly the nation’s flag in this year’s African Clubs Volleyball Championships in Tunis, Tunisia. While the men’s team is already in Tunis for the championships...
3 May
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has described as ‘heartwarming’ the impressive performance of the country’s athletes in various Meets across the United States
28 Apr
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) will today begin selection of athletes for the 22nd African Senior Championships holding in Mauritius.
25 Apr
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has revealed that it would select athletes for the forthcoming African Senior Championships at the Second All Comers competition in Lagos this week.
6 Apr
Former President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Ibrahim Gusau, has expressed optimism over clinching the governorship seat of his home state, Zamfara.
30 Mar
After leading Team Nigeria to the World Indoor championships podium for the first time in 14 years in Belgrade last week, the Performance Director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria
16 Mar
Seven Nigerian athletes are expected to depart Lagos, this evening, for Belgrade, Serbia, ahead of this year’s World Athletics Indoor Championships.
10 Mar
Some athletics-loving Nigerians, who are sympathetic to U.S.-based Nigerian sprinter, Blessing Okagbare, following her 10 years ban for drug related offences, are anxiously waiting ...
2 Mar
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN, has shifted the date and venue for its All Comers competition earlier scheduled to hold this weekend at the sports ground of the Federal University of Technology, in Akure. The competition will now hold from 11-13 March, 2022 at the Samuel Ogbemudia stadium, Benin City, capital of Edo state.
24 Feb
From the middle of 2000 till July last year, there was, perhaps, no more beloved and famous Nigerian athlete than Blessing Okagbare.
12 Feb
Several athletes from Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda and other parts of the world will compete for the top prizes today in the seventh edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon.


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The Archbishop of the African Church, Abuja, Dr Peter Ogunmuyiwa says the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu must ease the fears of Nigeria Christians over the choice of same faith ticket.
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Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has faulted the operation of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on the conduct of the 2022 Hajj exercise.
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As the world commemorates the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities today, Project Enable Africa has announced the nominees for the 2022 Disability Inclusion and Leadership (DIAL) Awards. Project Enable Africa is an initiative of Stanforte Edge Ltd/Gte that promotes the rights, empowerment and social inclusion of persons with disabilities in Nigeria with…
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The ever-evolving nature of music is one of its most intriguing aspects. No two songs are precisely alike, and even those that sound the most alike will have a few minor variations. As a result, there is constantly something new to learn and enjoy in the music. This constant, ongoing change requires music artists, producers,…
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...Demand his immediate resignation Hundreds of members of the Coalition of Civil Societies of Nigeria on Saturday staged a peaceful protest in Abuja with a call on the National Assembly to wade into alleged partiality of the chief justice of Nigeria (CJN) justice Tajudeen Olukayode Ariwoola. Led by Comrade Isiaku Balogun, the group enjoined the…