24 Aug 2021
The Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) Daniel Igali, is appealing to private and corporate entities for a continuing funding of the sport to sustain the historic feat accomplished at just-concluded Tokyo 2020...
2 Aug 2021
Former Olympic and Commonwealth freestyle wrestling champion, and current president of the Nigerian Wrestling Federation, Daniel Igali, has showered encomiums on Blessing Oborududu after the wrestler advanced to the final of the women’s 68kg freestyle wrestling event at the on-going Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Oborududu, a Commonwealth champion, on Monday defeated London 2012 Olympics bronze…
8 Jul 2021
Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation, Daniel Igali, has appealed to Nigerians to allow Olympics medal hopeful, Odunayo Adekuoroye, to focus on her training ahead of the forthcoming Tokyo 2020 Games, which begins on July 23 in Japan. Reacting to Adekuoroye’s response to reports yesterday, where she claimed she was not under any…
23 Jun 2021
Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Nigerian Wrestling Federation, Daniel Igali, believes the country has fighters fit to win medals at forthcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
5 Feb 2021
Gov. Douye Diri of Bayelsa has urged multinational oil companies and corporate organisations to take over the sponsorship of sports as government ownership of teams was no longer fashionable.
23 Jan 2021
There is brewing tension in Azikoro, a metropolitan community in Yenagoa local government area of Bayelsa State, as two warring factions in the community are set to go to war over the next youth president of the area.
22 Jan 2021
The National Wrestling Federation President, Daniel Igali, has expressed satisfaction with the performances of wrestlers, who took part in the three-day Baraza Champion...
20 Jan 2021
Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has stressed the need for the private sector to complement government’s effort in sports development in the country. Speaking at the Theatre of Dreams in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, during the finals of the three-day Baraza-sponsored Champion..
14 Jan 2021
The President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF), Daniel Igali, has said that the federation will go ahead with the hosting of the maiden edition of Champion of Champions Tournament amid the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.
21 Nov 2020
Following the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports Development’s first phase preparations to camp athletes and officials ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics games, President of the Nigerian Wrestling Federation...
15 Nov 2020
The Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) President, Daniel Igali, has pledged financial support to the top 10 wrestlers in the country, as a way of alleviating their transportation difficulties.
14 Sep 2020
Bayelsa State’s Commissioner of Sports and Youth Development, Daniel Igali, has disclosed plans to revive the citizen’s interest in sports. This, he said, he would do by ensuring the youths have access to facilities and making the sector attractive once again.