Celebrating ‘First Ladies’ of the professions
As we join the entire world in celebrating International Women’s Day and the Women’s Month in March, we cannot afford to forget the women who scored the firsts…women who blazed the trail in the different professions, paving the way for other women.....
With more funding, Nigeria will rule Winter Olympics, says Adigu
Team Nigeria ended its participation at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics yesterday with the bobsled trio of Seun Adigun, Akuoma Omeoga and Ngozi Onwumere getting a total of three minutes 29.60 seconds to finish in the 20th position. But the captain of the Nigerian team, Seun Adigun (driver of the bobsled team) is not disturbed…
Buhari sends goodwill message to Team Nigeria at Winter Olympics
President Muhammadu Buhari has extended best wishes to Team Nigeria as they begin their epoch-making representation of the country in the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.
Lessons from Nigeria’s bobsleigh and skeleton team
The Bobsleigh trio of Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere, Akuoma Omeoga and Skeleton athlete Simidele Adeagbo, who have become Nigeria’s pioneer Winter Olympics athletes...
Nigerian women fight fear to make Olympic bobsleigh history
As they prepare to make Olympic history in Pyeongchang, Nigeria's women's bobsleigh team admit they battle their demons every time they climb into the sled.
You won’t regret competing for Nigeria, Buhari tells Bobsled team
President Mohammadu Buhari has assured the four athletes flying Nigeria’s flag in the Bobsled and Skeleton events in this year’s Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang...
We want to be among top 10 at PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics, says Omeoga
Akuoma Omeoga, 25, a former collegiate Track and Field athlete for the University of Minnesota, is one of the brakeman for the Nigerian Women’s Bobsled Team billed compete for the first time in the Winter Olympic Games when the event holds in in PyeongChang, South Korea between February 9 to 25, 2018.
Nigeria sends off its bobsledders with a party
Nigerians got to meet their Winter Olympic bobsleigh team for the first time on Friday night, just over a week before the start of the Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga were given a rousing welcome at a corporate reception held in their honour at a luxury hotel in…
We will shine like stars at Winter Olympics, Bobsled team assures
The Nigerian Bobsled and Skeleton team to this year’s Winter Olympics will depart Lagos today for PyeongChang, South Korea with a declaration from the athletes that they will make remarkable impact at the Games, which holds from February 9 to 25.