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Chief Tonobok Okowa

17 Feb
President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Chief Tonobok Okowa, has said that this year’s National Trials to select athletes that will fly the nation’s flag at the Africa Games in Ghana could spring some surprises.
13 Jan
President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Chief Tonobok Okowa, has dismissed a petition by some of his board members who are calling on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC), to scrutinise the finances of the federation.
25 Sep
Delta State young athletes have appealed to Governor Sheriff Oborevwori to extend the tenure of the Chairman of the Sports Commission, Chief Tonobok Okowa, for at least two years, to enable him to “fine-tune” their sporting career. Okowa’s second tenure as chairman of Delta Sports Commission will end in February, 2024, but the young athletes…
7 Sep
Nigeria went into the championship hoping to better her performance at the last edition of the event in Oregon, U.S., where it won a gold medal and a silver, as well as creating a world record.


Ekiti State Police Command has arraigned four suspects at the Magistrate’s court sitting in Ado-Ekiti, for allegedly stealing 870 metres of electrical armoured cable.
Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has questioned the rationale behind the purported trip by President Bola Tinubu with two of his children, Seyi and Yinka, to Qatar.
3 mins ago
Imagine planting a seed today, not just for oneself, but for generations to come. Picture it growing into a mighty oak, its branches strong enough to shelter one’s children, grandchildren, and even their children.
4 mins ago
The Chief Executive Officer of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRC), Dr Rabiu Olowo, said the Accounting Development Tool (ADT) project would help align the country with the global baseline for accounting practices.
10 mins ago
Kinsmen of the embattled former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, under the aegis of Agbor Stakeholders Forum (ASF), yesterday, described him as a hero and not a villain as being painted for being creative amid economic challenges.
12 mins ago
For adhering to quality and best practices, the Management Systems Certification (MSC) department of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has been granted accreditation by the International Accreditation Service (IAS) in four critical areas.
16 mins ago
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), yesterday, said that it has neither announced any friendly game against Argentina nor cancelled the reported encounter between the Super Eagles and the Albiceleste in the United States.
18 mins ago
Africa’s first integrated Demand-Side Platform (DSP), which aims at empowering advertisers and businesses to manage, buy and optimise digital ad inventory across multiple ad exchanges, has been unveiled.
21 mins ago
African countries, including Nigeria, might be facing serious cybersecurity investment challenges, which are expected to rise in 2024 and fuel various forms of attacks.
26 mins ago
Operatives of the Kwara State Police Command have killed a suspected kidnapper and wounded two others in a gun duel. Spokesperson for the command, Ejire-Adeyemi Adetoun, who confirmed the development,