Friday, 2nd December 2022
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African championship

11 Sep
Nigeria’s table tennis star Aruna Quadri has expressed his excitement following his victory at the just concluded African Senior Table Tennis Championship in Algeria.
31 May 2021
Ahead of the second edition of the African Mini-Football Cup of Nations in July, the Nigeria Mini-Football Association will today begin screening of players sent by its member states’ associations.
9 Mar 2018
President of the Muaythai Federation of Nigeria, Comrade Paul Egonu has described the country’s performance at the just-concluded African Wrestling Championships in Port Harcourt as a sign of what would happen at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Arguing that the excellent outing would spur the wrestlers to more successes at the Games, Comrade Egonu…
12 Dec 2017
The Chairman of the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the just concluded Modern Pentathlon Youth Olympic Games qualifiers and the Senior African Championship in Lagos, Chief Francis Ogboro, has said that is was another ‘Miracle of Damma’ for them to have achieved such success with three months of planning. South Africa topped the medal table…
27 May 2016
The Nigeria Scrabble Federation (NSF) has selected 15 players for the World and Africa Scrabble Championship scheduled to hold later in the year.


3 hours ago
The National Basketball Association, NBA Africa yesterday announced that the fourth NBA Academy Women’s Camp Africa would take place from Monday, December 5 to end on Thursday, December 8 at NBA Academy Africa, an elite basketball training center in Saly, Senegal, for the top high-school age prospects from across the continent. This year’s women’s camp…
3 hours ago
Chevron Nigeria Ltd. (CNL) says 1.4 billion dollars financing has been secured to fund the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)/CNL Joint Venture (JV) infill drilling project from 2022 to 2026. CNL’s, General Manager, Policy, Government and Public Affairs, Mr Esimaje Brikinn made the disclosure in a statement on Friday. Brikinn said the financing arrangement was…
4 hours ago
Team Delta on Friday walloped Team Oyo 3-0 to win gold in the women’s team Table Tennis final at the ongoing National Sports Festival in Asaba, Delta. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the quartet of Rashidat Ogundele, Fatima Bello, Ajoke Ojomu and Aminat Fashola trashed Team Oyo in a one-sided final at the…
4 hours ago
The Dein of Agbor kingdom, Dein Keagborekuzi 1, has said that the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege who is the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State, will make an amazing governor if given the chance to serve. The first-class traditional monarch made the remark on Friday, December…
5 hours ago
US President Joe Biden signed into law Friday a rare intervention by Congress forcing freight rail unions to accept a salary deal, avoiding a possibly devastating strike -- but putting the pro-union Democrat in an awkward political position. Biden signed the law in a brief White House ceremony only a week before unions who had…