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2 days ago
Some stakeholders in the country’s sports have started a campaign for a new leadership for the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), which general elections will hold on December 15 in Jalingo, Taraba State.
18 Aug
After excelling at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, where Team Nigeria topped the African medals table, the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has changed gear towards ensuring another podium finish...
16 Aug
Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) President, Habu Gumel, cannot stop praising the country’s athletes for their efforts at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, where they won 35 medals to become Africa’s number one nation on the Games’ medals table.
15 Nov 2021
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has given Nigeria until November 30 to hold election into the board of Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) or face a ban.
3 Jul 2021
It was the biggest gathering of Nigerian champions since the COJA 2003 African Games in Abuja. But while the 2003 gathering was of athletes and coaches, who came to compete for the country or former stars there to lend their expertise...
28 Jun 2021
Fifty-one Nigerian athletes have already qualified for various evens at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, which is scheduled to begin next month, the president of Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), Habu Gumel, has revealed.
3 May 2021
Youth and Sports Development Ministry yesterday slightly altered the composition of two of the dissolved federations’ caretaker committees, with Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) President, Habu Gumel and NOC secretary, Banji Oladapo,....
20 Apr 2020
Sports Minister, Sunday Dare and the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) have condoled with the family of the late president of the Nigeria Weightlifting Federation...
1 Apr 2020
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.
30 Jan 2020
Four Commissions were inaugurated yesterday by the President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee, Engr Habu Gumel in Lagos as the countdown begins ahead of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
15 Oct 2019
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.
19 Aug 2019
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.


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