Kida, Joe Apu get FIBA Zone Three appointments
Two Nigerians have been appointed by the FIBA Africa Zone 3 board to serve for the 2019 - 2023 term in office. Engr Musa Kida was nominated to serve in the capacity of the FIBA Africa Zone 3 Vice President
Ghana, Benin Republic, Cote d’Ivoire, others in this week
All is now set for the kick off of the 2019 Asisat Oshoala Girls Football Championship, which begins at the Campos Mini Stadium, Lagos on Wednesday.
Nigeria rebound, beat Zambia 3-1
Nigeria yesterday resuscitated their chances of qualifying for the semifinals of the on-going African U-23 Nations Cup when they defeated Zambia 2-1 in their second group game of the competition.
U-23 AFCON: Cote d’Ivoire beat 10-man Nigeria
Nigeria's U-23 Eagles, yesterday, lost 0-1 to Cote d’ Ivoire in their first Group B match of the 2019 CAF U-23 Total Africa Cup of Nations. The match was played at the Al Salaam Stadium in Cairo, Egypt.
Nigeria, others demand dental amalgam phase-out by 2021
The African region is seeking an amendment to Annex A to the Minamata Convention on Mercury by moving dental amalgam from Part ll to Part l of Annex A. The African amendment on amalgam proposed by Botswana, Chad, Gabon, Guinea Bissau, Niger...
Dele-Bashiru, Okonkwo join Olympics Eagles camp
Overseas-based professional players, Tom Dele-Bashiru and Orji Okonkwo have joined the camp of the Nigeria U-23 team, Olympic Eagles preparing for next month’s U-23 Africa Cup of Nations taking place in Egypt.
Amid rhetoric, climate change bites harder
Climate change is moving faster than we are, and its speed has provoked a sonic boom SOS across our world, that was how the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres alerted world leaders to what awaits mankind if it fails to act fast at the recently ended United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).
Omilani and the vision to lift African art
The hot humid sun blazed like fire. A major gridlock gripped the road leading to Alfred Rewane Road. On both sides of the route, three-lane had been formed. A motorbike managed to get into a narrow passage before he was prevented by an oil tanker belching fumes.
FG adopts indigenous technology in climate fight
The Federal Government plans to deploy indigenous technologies to tackle climate change in the country. The Director, Department of Climate Change, Federal Ministry of Environment, Dr. Peter Tarfa made this known at a two-day School of Ecology