Friday, 29th September 2023

National Stadium

29 May
The O’jez Sports Lounge at the National Stadium, Lagos, has denied obstructing recovery ongoing work at the arena’s mainbowl following a windstorm, which flattened one of the floodlight masts.
22 Apr
The Minister of Youths and Sport Development, Sunday Dare, on Saturday announced the temporary closure of the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, due to the collapse of a floodlight mast.
12 Apr
Nigerians have questioned Sports Minister, Sunday Dare’s claim that the Federal Government will require over N21 billion to fix the National Stadium, Lagos, which has already gulped $1 million of renovation fee.
9 Apr
Minister for Sports and Youth Development, Sunday Dare, has revealed that fixing the National Stadium, Lagos would cost about N40 billion.
7 Apr
When the National Stadium in Surulere, Lagos, was commissioned by General Yakubu Gowon’s regime in 1972, sports journalists and administrators across the globe called it ‘the new Mecca of sports’.
11 Oct 2022
The Nigerian Boxing Federation (NBF) has invited 30 boxers from across the country for a two-day trial, which begins today at the Brai Ayenote Boxing Gym, National Stadium, Lagos.
10 Oct 2022
The National Stadium, Lagos, was brought to life on Thursday when the official sponsor of the Nigerian Para Powerlifting Federation (NPPF), Peak Milk, hosted the country’s Paralympians
1 Oct 2022
Sports and social activities at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos are set to return in full swing with the reopening of Ojez Entertainments this weekend.
2 Apr 2022
After months of preparation, the highly anticipated 2022 Nigeria Volleyball Super Cup began yesterday at the National Stadium, Surulere Lagos.
1 Feb 2022
Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, has assured that the National Stadium Surulere, Lagos will soon be completed to host sporting activities.
7 Jan 2022
Crown Elite Sports, the producers of Nigeria’s most competitive elite basketball, is set to host the second edition of the Crown Elite Basketball Championship
26 Nov 2021
The 2021 edition of the Bet9ja/Lagos SWAN Cup will kick off on December 3, at Legacy Pitch, National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.


The Association of Medical Officers of Health (AMOH) Lagos State Chapter is set to take proactive steps to improve the primary healthcare system in the state. This was disclosed by the chairman of the association, Dr. Oshoba Babatunde...
6 mins ago
Justice Abiola Soladoye of a Lagos Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court, Ikeja, Lagos, yesterday, remanded one Stephen Monday in Nigerian Correctional Service, for allegedly defiling his lover’s four-year-old daughter.  
8 mins ago
Human rights activists, Mike Ozekhome (SAN) and Senator Shehu Sani, have called for a holistic review of the nation’s Constitution to address challenges regarding nationality. 
8 mins ago
Beacon of Safety Awards 2023, indeed, was the first of its kind in the country and it ushered in champions from compliant schools, which jostled and worked hard to win the recognition of Lagos State government in implementing revised and constant safety ...
12 mins ago
With the escalating costs of purchasing new or foreign-used vehicles, a growing trend has emerged, with vehicle owners preferring to upgrade and repair their existing vehicles to enhance their mobility assets and trade-in value.