Thursday, 23rd March 2023
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17 Nov
Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has charged contractors handling various projects for the 21st National Sports Festival, tagged Delta 2022, to double their effort and deliver the facilities as scheduled.
5 Nov
Sports Minister, Chief Sunday Dare, declared yesterday that the 21st National Sports Festival tagged Delta 2022 will go ahead as scheduled.
23 Aug 2022
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has constituted a 10-man transition committee headed by Paul Harris Ogbole (SAN) as chairman.
8 Mar 2022
Some key corporate organisations have indicated an interest in being part of the Asaba 2022 National Sports Festival, the Local Organising Committee (LOC) has said.
14 Jan 2022
The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) and the Camerounian government have tightened security around the Super Eagles and other teams participating in the ongoing AFCON ....
18 Dec 2021
Directors of Sports from all states of the federation are expected to storm Asaba, Delta State capital tomorrow for the National Council Meeting. Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa is expected to inaugurate members of the Local Organising Committee ..
16 Dec 2021
Delta State government has set up the Main Organising Committee (MOC), to stage the 21st edition of the National Sports Festival tagged Asaba 2022.
7 Sep 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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..


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Brentford midfielder, Frank Onyeka, has expressed his readiness and that of his fellow Super Eagles players for the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Guinea Bissau. Twenty-three players are now in camp in Abuja as the Eagles intensify their preparation for Nigeria's 2023 AFCON qualifiers against the Djurtus of Guinea Bissau. Nigeria and…
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Atalanta forward, Ademola Lookman, has said the upcoming double-header qualifiers for the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) against Guinea-Bissau present the super Eagles with the opportunity to take a step closer to securing another appearance at the continental football showpiece in Cote d'Ivoire next year. Nigeria currently tops Group A with two wins from…
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