Minister, NOC condole with weightlifting president’s family
Sports Minister, Sunday Dare and the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) have condoled with the family of the late president of the Nigeria Weightlifting Federation...
Tokyo 2020’s new date a silver lining across gloomy sky, says Gumel
Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) President, Habu Gumel, has described the new date announced on Monday by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for the 2020 Games in Tokyo as a silver linen across a gloomy sky as the world continues its battle against the Coronavirus pandemic.
NOC counsels Team Nigeria on patriotism at 2019 ANOC Beach Games
The President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), Habu Gumel has charged Team Nigeria participating at the first edition of 2019 ANOC Beach Games in Doha, Qatar to be worthy ambassadors.
Gumel confident of success as mayor welcomes Team Nigeria to Games Village
Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) President, Habu Gumel believes the country has the quality to come tops in the overall medals table at the end of the on-going 12th Africa Games holding in Rabat, Morocco.
Nigeria calls for review of officiating at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Nigeria has called for an urgent review of officiating standards in Olympic Sports ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to sustain the credibility of the global sports fiesta.
Gumel hails NOC patrons ahead of investiture tomorrow
President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), Habu Gumel has described tomorrow’s investiture of new patrons as a sure way of bringing light into Nigerian sports. Tomorrow at the Elegushi’s Palace in Ikate, off Lekki-Epe Expressway, the NOC will unveil new patrons, who include the national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and…
Nigeria wants to host 2022 Youth Olympic Games in Abuja
Nigeria has officially made a proposal to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to host the 2022 Youth Olympic Games in Abuja, a statement by the Ministry of Sports said yesterday.
NOC unveils programmes for Commonwealth Games, others
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) yesterday revealed its programme for the year and other activities including the Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast, Australia.