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7 Sep
To ensure that all the invited teams arrive at the venue of the Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Football Tournament (Aisha Buhari Cup) with their best players
12 Apr
The Sports Ministry yesterday refuted the report that the Presidency approved N4 billion for the organisation of the ongoing 20th National Sports Festival tagged Edo 2020.
9 Apr
Athletes, sports officials and journalists covering the Edo 2020 National Sports Festival heaved a sigh of relief, yesterday, when the Federal Government and Edo State government resolved their differences and agreed that the festival will continue as scheduled.
20 Mar
After series of postponements, a green light has finally come for the 20th National Sports Festival, tagged, Edo 2020, as Sports Minister, Sunday Dare, assured Edo State government...
4 Feb
Officials of the Main Organising Committee (MOC) and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the 20th National Sports Festival, Edo 2020, have described as untrue insinuations in some quarters that the fiesta might..
19 Oct 2020
The organisers of the Wike Pre-Season Tournament has named Bashir Badawiy as the head of the organising committee of the second edition of the competition, which will be inaugurated today by the Rivers State Sports Ministry.
18 May 2020
This year’s edition of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Challenge Plus Nigeria Open has been cancelled. The tournament, scheduled for the Molade Okoya Thomas Indoor Sports Hall
2 Mar 2020
The forthcoming National Sports Festival (NSF), tagged ‘Edo 2020,’ to hold in Benin City, the capital of Edo, from March 22 to April 1,will be the 20th edition in the series.
25 Jan 2020
A member of the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of Edo 2020 National Sports Festival has said that the task of organizing a befitting sporting fiesta this year is not the responsibility
13 Feb 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun of masterminding the attack on President Muhammadu Buhari and other party leaders during its presidential campaign rally in the state. In a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Lanre Issa-Onilu, the party hinted that it would sanction Amosun and other perpetrators of the…
1 Nov 2018
The Nigeria Volleyball Federation has changed the venue for the 2018 Volleyball Premier league from Kaduna to Abuja following the security challenges in the state. The volleyball federation says it cannot guarantee the safety of the players in Kaduna. According to the Local Organising Committee (LOC) put in place for the tournament, the date for…
9 Oct 2018
About 5,000 athletes and 500 coaches are expected to feature in the 14th West African University Games (WAUG), which will hold at the University of Port Harcourt, chairman of the Local Organising Committee (LOC), Prof Regina Ogali has said.


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