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Lagos State Sports Commission

19 Sep
The Director-General, Lagos State Sports Commission, Oluwatoyin Gafaar, has stated that the hosting of the Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Football Tournament by the Lagos State government
6 Sep
Team Lagos at the weekend won the National Youth Games’ South West Zonal Elimination held at the Ilaji Sports Resort in Oyo State. The event qualifies teams for the sixth National Youth Games billed for Ilorin from October 10 to 20.
22 Aug
Anuoluwapo Juwon Opeyori, who represented Nigeria at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in badminton, has lauded the Lagos State government’s Sports Summer Camp initiative, which he described as a very good development, which will help to unearth budding talents.
10 Apr
Team Lagos gold medalist in Taekwondo, Abdulateef Arinola, has expressed appreciation to the Lagos State Sports Commission for rewarding him after winning gold medal
14 Feb
The Executive Chairman of Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC), Sola Aiyepeku, has assured the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) of the state’s readiness to host Super Eagles on March 30...
7 Jan
The Executive Chairman of Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC), Mr. Olusola Aiyepeku has said that schools sports will take the centre stage in the commission’s plans this year.
2 Dec 2020
Bose Odusanya set a new tournament record at the 52nd Asoju Oba Molade Okoya-Thomas Table Tennis Cup when she claimed her sixth women’s singles title at the oldest sporting event in Nigeria. From 2015, Odusanya has been unbeaten in the final and again this year she reclaimed her title by beating Kehinde Oyeniyi 4-0 (11-1,…
23 Nov 2020
Organisers of the annual Asoju Oba Molade Okoya-Thomas Table Tennis Cup at the weekend revealed that the 2020 edition of the competition will hold from November 30 to December 1 at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of Teslim Balogun Stadium. The organisers also disclosed that the 52nd edition of Nigeria’s oldest sporting competition would be organised…
3 Feb 2020
The Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC) on Monday issued travel advisory to motorists and commuters ahead of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon scheduled for Saturday within the Lagos metropolis.
11 Sep 2019
Director-General, Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC), Oluwatoyin Gafar yesterday said the delay in the hand-over of Onikan Stadium, currently going through remodeling, was to allow the contractor deliver a befitting project, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
5 Feb 2019
The foreign Para-weightlifters at the just concluded International Para-weightlifting competition held in Lagos have described the hospitality from the state government as excellent.
25 Jan 2019
Executive Chairman of the Lagos State Sports Commission, Dr. Kweku Tandoh has reaffirmed the state’s readiness to stage a hitch free 2019 edition of Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. The event’s fourth edition will hold on February 2 with over 50, 000 participants from across over the world. Tandoh said, “We started working together with…


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