The great but controversial NFF awards
Last Monday night was great for Nigerian footballers. The Nigerian Football Federation pulled out all the stops to put together an event to celebrate a sprinkle from a sea...
Tears as Deji Tinubu is buried in Ikoyi cemetery
Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, his counterpart in Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun and wife of the vice president, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, yesterday led thousands of friends...
How Deji Tinubu died
The Lagos State Government on Friday morning explained how the special adviser on Commerce, Industry and Cooperative to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode died. Deji Tinubu, a former chairman of Lagos State Sports Commission, slumped while playing five-a-side match with fellow participants at the ongoing retreat of members of the state executive council and permanent secretaries at…
Stakeholders commend FCMB, COPA Lagos Beach Soccer partnership
Stakeholders in Nigerian sports have commended First City Monument Bank (FCMB) for its unwavering commitment towards promoting youth development over the years.
Our interest in Oshoala’s Foundation, by Tinubu
The Special Adviser to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Sports, Mr. Deji Tinubu has revealed that the Lagos State government is backing Super Falcons’ Asisat Oshoala’s Foundation...
We’re building Nigerian athletics from scratch, says AFN boss
President of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Alhaji Ibrahim Gusau has declared that his administration would have to re-build the nation’s track and field from the scratch saying...
Lagos has concluded plans for grassroots development programme, says Tinubu
The Special Adviser on Sports to Lagos State Governor, Mr. Deji Tinubu has revealed that the state has concluded plans to build more stadia, as well as renovate notable arenas across the state to boost its grassroots sports development initiative.
Athletes battle for $370,000 as Access Bank Lagos City Marathon holds
A total of 55,000 local and foreign runners and 30 Wheelchair athletes will battle for the various cash prizes at stake, as the second Access Bank Lagos City Marathon holds this morning.