Wednesday, 27th September 2023


11 Sep
A Dutch court on Monday sentenced former Pakistan international cricketer Khalid Latif to 12 years in prison for urging the murder of anti-Islam MP Geert Wilders.
3 Apr
Nigeria, yesterday, at the Tafawa Balewa Square Cricket Oval defeated defending champions, Rwanda, by nine runs to win the third Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) Women’s T20i Invitational tournament.
20 Oct 2022
The National Council on Sports (NCS) has approved the inclusion of cricket in the forthcoming 21st National Sports Festival (NSF) in Asaba, Delta.
7 Oct 2022
The ongoing International Cricket Council (ICC) U-19 Men’s Cricket World Cup Africa Division 2 Qualifier has entered its business end with teams battling for final tickets on the cricket pitches
3 Oct 2022
Nigeria’s quest for one of the three tickets to Africa Division One continued on a positive note, yesterday, at the ongoing ICC U-19 World Cup Africa Division Two Qualifiers in Abuja.
27 Sep 2022
The second Gbolahan Olusegun Yishawu Cricket League will commence on Independence Day, October 1, 2022, at the Cricket Oval, Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos and other designated centres across the state.
24 Sep 2022
International Cricket Council’s (ICC) General Manager-Development, William Glenwright, is scheduled to visit Nigeria from tomorrow to Wednesday, the Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) has disclosed.
20 Jul 2022
Nigeria’s cricket national team captain, Sylvester Okpe, believes the recent one-month players’ exchange programme, which took three of the country’s top players to Hollywood Dolphins Academy in Durban
16 May 2022
Ibeju Lekki, at the weekend, became champions of the 2021/2022 Club Cricket Committee (CCC) League, which will be finally wrapped up on May 22 at the Tafawa Balewa
9 May 2022
Over 250 participants are expected to feature in the fourth Templars and Patrelli Secondary School Cricket Competition in Benin.
9 May 2022
Former Captain, wicket-keeper and batsman, Ademola Onikoyi and Chimezie Onwuzurike are among the top players expected to start training ahead of the country’s upcoming international
9 May 2022
The Ghana Cricket Association (GCA), which recruited two Nigerian experts to help revamp the turf wickets at the Achimota Cricket Ovals, has said that the job is on course


13 mins ago
General Overseer, Dunamis International Gospel Centre, Dr. Paul Enenche, has launched Revelation Microfinance Bank in Ughelli town, Delta State, to boost economic activities in the community and environs.
32 mins ago
The Executive Secretary, Catholic Caritas Foundation, Rev. Fr. Uchechukwu Obodoechina, has stressed the need for the church to effectively impact lives and bring support and succor to people, especially the downtrodden in the society.
1 hour ago
A Professor of French and Applied Linguistics, Mufutau Tijani, has disclosed that population expansion is a liability to girl-child education.
1 hour ago
As part of the efforts by the federal government to ameliorate the high cost of living in Nigeria, the Federal Government in collaboration with the International Fund for Agricultural Development, have distributed farming inputs to 83 farmers’ groups in Nasarawa State.
1 hour ago
ABOUT 30 per cent of shipping companies in Greece have removed Nigeria from their charter party, following complaints over hostile environment and alleged harsh treatment meted on crew members of vessels caught up in maritime security issues. Disclosing this during the Maritime and Offshore Awards (OMIS) at the weekend, the President of Maritime Security Providers…