Wednesday, 27th September 2023


30 Apr 2022
To assemble a formidable athletics squad for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England, Team Nigeria has concluded plans to stage two more athletics trials for home-based stars
30 Apr 2022
The news hit me like a tornado, numbing my senses. I don’t know what I then did with my phone, but from the moment Sule Alli broke the news to me, the elements joined in a conspiracy
14 Apr 2022
The International Olympics Committee (IOC) has captured eight Nigerian athletes in its scholarship scheme ahead of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.
24 Mar 2022
Chairman of Edo State Sports Commission, former jumper, Yusuf Alli, has assured ‘hard working’ members of staff of the commission that their jobs are safe.
7 Feb 2022
Sportsville Awards will bring together the best of the country’s sports administrators and also those that have contributed immensely to the development of the sector, CEO, Sportsville
13 Jan 2022
U.S. prosecutors, yesterday, charged a Texas man with providing performance-enhancing drugs to athletes at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, including Nigerian sprinter, Blessing Okagbare
1 Jan 2022
As we wake up to the miracle of dawn on a new day in a new year along the endless passage of time, Nigerians must deliberately choose, for the sake of their sanity, to hope for a new direction for Nigerian sports.
1 Jan 2022
Over 150 special athletes participated in Lagos ‘Ability Games,’ which took place at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, during the week.
23 Dec 2021
Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has said the 21st National Sports Festival, which the state is hosting next year, will re-write the history of the biannual sports fiesta.
3 Dec 2021
As fears for the safety of Chinese players, Peng Shuai continues, the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) has suspended all tournaments in China with immediate effect.
3 Dec 2021
After two days of action, para events will, today, take centre stage at the 53rd Asoju Oba Molade Okoya-Thomas Cup held at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of Teslim Balogun Stadium.
13 Nov 2021
Nigerian runners have stepped up preparations for the 2021 Warri/Effurun Peace Marathon. It will hold on November 27 in Warri, Delta State.


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France's ambassador to Niger landed in Paris on Wednesday after leaving Niamey following weeks of tensions between Paris and the post-coup regime in the West African country, the foreign ministry told AFP.
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The African Export-Import (AFREXIM) Bank is planning to use oil traders to fund a $3 billion loan to the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC LTD) which is aimed at stabilising the naira.
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A former spokesman for President Bola Tinubu's campaign in the South East, Dr. Josef Onoh has disclosed that the United States of America (USA) privacy law, the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), is in protection of the Nigeria President from releasing his academic records to the 2023 presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party…
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