The 2021 edition of the Bigi/Abeokuta 10km marathon race will hold tomorrow with various prizes, including $4,500 at stake for the athletes.
14 Jul 2021
Over 40 foreign runners, including Kenyans, Ugandans and Azerbaijanis are expected to arrive in Nigeria today ahead of the maiden Ijebu Heritage International Half Marathon fixed for Saturday, July 17.
16 Feb 2021
The Proprietor of Nilayo FC, Bukola Olopade, said the club will generate over N200 million from its marketing drive to run its affairs in the 2022 season. Olopade spoke at the weekend after Nilayo FC grabbed a 2-1 victory...
1 Feb 2021
Nigeria’s foremost marathons and road races running company, Nilayo Sports Management Limited, has set October 2, 2021 date for the maiden Abuja City International Marathon with a telecommunication company and financial institution set to be the headline sponsor and main partner.
8 Dec 2020
Project consultant to the yearly Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Bukola Olopade, at the weekend listed the country’s gains from the competition, just as the headline sponsor
25 Jun 2020
Organisers of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon have expressed disappointment at the ‘attitude’ of some athletes, who are said to be grumbling over delay in payment of their entitlements
28 Nov 2019
Organisers of the Lagos City Marathon have revealed that gold and silver label runners will feature in the 2020 edition of race, which holds on February 8, 2020.
19 Nov 2019
The organizers of Valuejet IAU African Championship Remo 2019, Nigeria’s first ultra-distance race, Nilayo Sports Management Ltd, has signed a major sponsorship deal with Keystone Bank Limited.
1 Nov 2019
A total of 40 foreign athletes have arrived in Nigeria for the maiden Abeokuta City Marathon, organisers of the event confirmed yesterday. The 10km race, which will see over 6,000 local athletes from different parts of the country competing for honours will hold tomorrow morning.
29 Oct 2019
The Rock City of Abeokuta, Ogun State will witness an unprecedented number of visitors, beginning from Thursday, ahead of the maiden edition of the Abeokuta City Marathon.
22 Oct 2019
The Managing Director of Nilayo Sports Management Company, Bukola Olopade, says the maiden Abeokuta City Marathon would be filled with thrills and glamour. The Abeokuta marathon, a 10km road race that will finish at the Alake’s Palace, will hold on November 2.
10 Aug 2019
Former Commissioner for Sports in Ogun State, Bukola Olopade is known for his passion for marathon races. After organising four editions of the...