Saturday, 10th June 2023

Nigeria Olympic Committee

14 Dec
President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), Habu Gumel, is proud that he led the body to secure regular scholarships for top Nigerian athletes to better their performances.
28 Nov 2022
Some stakeholders in the country’s sports have started a campaign for a new leadership for the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), which general elections will hold on December 15 in Jalingo, Taraba State.
16 Aug 2022
Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) President, Habu Gumel, cannot stop praising the country’s athletes for their efforts at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, where they won 35 medals to become Africa’s number one nation on the Games’ medals table.
26 Jun 2022
President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee, Habu Ahmed Gumel, yesterday, at a ceremony to mark this year’s Olympic Day Celebration, joined the rest of the world to call for peace in Nigeria...
3 Jun 2022
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), yesterday, assured the nation’s contingent to the fast-approaching Commonwealth Games in Birmingham of hitch-free visa process
9 May 2022
In its bid to ensure adequate training for Nigerian athletes ahead of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has secured an International Olympic Committee
17 Dec 2021
Bayelsa State Deputy Governor, Lawrence Ewurujakpo, has advised the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) and sports federations to always think of how to prepare athletes early for international competitions.
23 Nov 2021
As countries begin the countdown to the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham next year, the Commonwealth Sports Foundation, in conjunction with Commonwealth Games Nigeria and School Sports Federation
3 Jul 2021
It was the biggest gathering of Nigerian champions since the COJA 2003 African Games in Abuja. But while the 2003 gathering was of athletes and coaches, who came to compete for the country or former stars there to lend their expertise...
28 Jun 2021
Fifty-one Nigerian athletes have already qualified for various evens at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, which is scheduled to begin next month, the president of Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), Habu Gumel, has revealed.
7 Jun 2021
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has described the Muaythai Federation as one of the fastest growing sports bodies in the country, saying its recent achievements at the global stage has put the country in good light in the comity of nations.
14 Feb 2020
Sports Development Minister, Sunday Dare has warned the federations that the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games would not be the usual jamboree, where all manner of people are ferried...


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The Zamfara Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday berated the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and the Department for State Services (DSS) for the alleged invasion of the Gusau and Maradun homes of the immediate past Governor of the state, Alhaji Bello Matawalle. The condemnation is contained in a statement issued in Gusau…
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US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will travel to China next week, rescheduling a visit that was canceled in February after a saga over a suspected surveillance balloon, US officials said Friday. Blinken is expected to arrive in Beijing on June 18, the first trip by a top US diplomat to China since his predecessor…
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Manchester City and Inter Milan will lock horns in the final of the 2022/2023 Champions League on Saturday night. The grand finale of this season’s Champions League will take place inside the Ataturk Olympic Stadium, Istanbul, Turkey. Saturday's final will represent the first time City and Inter will clash at the zenith of European footbal…
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The Coalition for Good Governance and Economic Justice in Africa, a non-profit and non-governmental NGO has expressed displeasure over the fight against corruption in the country saying it’s glaring the anti-corruption agencies may have been overwhelmed by the deluge of the scourge in the country. The NGO said it’s interesting to note that non of…
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Manchester City will face Inter Milan in the Uefa Champions League final at the Ataturk Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey on Saturday. It promises to be one in a lifetime encounter with the Cityzens having their eyes set on completing a treble dream. The Premier League champions are odds on favorite to lift this season's European…