Nilayo FC targets N200m from marketing, beats Nnewi United in NNL League opener
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...
Abuja City marathon to hold October 2, says Nilayo sports
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.
Lagos City Marathon organisers, athletes quarrel over delayed ‘prize monies’
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
Gold, silver medal runners confirmed for 2020 Lagos City marathon
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.
40 foreign athletes arrive for Abeokuta City Marathon
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.
Abeokuta wears new look for 10km race as athletes arrive on Thursday
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.
Abeokuta marathon will be best ever, says Olopade
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.
‘Gains, challenges of staging marathon races in Nigeria’
Former Commissioner for Sports in Ogun State, Bukola Olopade is known for his passion for marathon races. After organising four editions of the...
Value Jet Airlines joins Remo Ultra Race as sponsors
The organisers of the first 50km Remo Ultra Race at the weekend unveiled Value Jet Airlines, a new airline owned by Kunle Soname...
Access Bank Lagos City marathon has helped many Nigerian athletes, says Olopade
Organisers of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon have declared that the event has benefited many Nigerian athletes than other road races in the country. The fourth edition of the race took place last weekend with an Ethiopian emerging winner of the men’s 42km race for the first time since 2016. The Kenyans had dominated…