Celebrating ‘First Ladies’ of the professions
As we join the entire world in celebrating International Women’s Day and the Women’s Month in March, we cannot afford to forget the women who scored the firsts…women who blazed the trail in the different professions, paving the way for other women.....
Nigeria women’s Bobsled Team hits Canada ahead of new season
Nigeria’s Women’s Bobsled Team is bracing up for the challenges, as preparation for the new season started in Calgary, Canada, last Friday.
Pyeongchang 2018: Nigerian athletes performance simply amazing, says Elegbeleye
Nigeria’s Chef de Mission to the 2018 Winter Olympics, Gbenga Elegbeleye, says he was impressed with the performance of Team Nigeria that made its debut in the Pyeongchang Games. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nigeria’s Bobsled and Skeleton teams participated in the Winter Olympics for the first time at the 2018 Pyeongchang…
Buhari sends goodwill message to Team Nigeria at Winter Olympics
President Muhammadu Buhari has extended best wishes to Team Nigeria as they begin their epoch-making representation of the country in the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.
Lessons from Nigeria’s bobsleigh and skeleton team
The Bobsleigh trio of Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere, Akuoma Omeoga and Skeleton athlete Simidele Adeagbo, who have become Nigeria’s pioneer Winter Olympics athletes...
You won’t regret competing for Nigeria, Buhari tells Bobsled team
President Mohammadu Buhari has assured the four athletes flying Nigeria’s flag in the Bobsled and Skeleton events in this year’s Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang...
Nigeria sends off its bobsledders with a party
Nigerians got to meet their Winter Olympic bobsleigh team for the first time on Friday night, just over a week before the start of the Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga were given a rousing welcome at a corporate reception held in their honour at a luxury hotel in…
We will shine like stars at Winter Olympics, Bobsled team assures
The Nigerian Bobsled and Skeleton team to this year’s Winter Olympics will depart Lagos today for PyeongChang, South Korea with a declaration from the athletes that they will make remarkable impact at the Games, which holds from February 9 to 25.
Nigeria’s Bobsleigh team and Skeleton Racer storm Lagos
The Nigerian Bobsleigh team and Skeleton Racer have just arrived Lagos, ahead of their Olympics appearance in February.
Nigeria’s Winter Olympics Bobsled/Skeleton team gets Travelstart, KLM support
Travelstart Nigeria and KLM Royal Dutch Airline are the latest firms supporting Nigeria’s Bobsled and Skeleton Federation’s quest to excel at the Winter Olympics slated for Pyeongchang, South Korea, from February 9 to 25.
Nigeria's first ever Winter Olympians gear up for games
Three Nigerian-American women are making history and their Olympic dreams have come true by being the first ever African bobsled team to qualify for the Olympics. The team will also be the first Nigerian athletes to compete at a Winter Olympics, when they appear at the PyeongChang games, which begin February 9. Seun Adigun, Ngozi…