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Nigeria Olympic Committee

9 May
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
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
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...
30 Jan 2020
Four Commissions were inaugurated yesterday by the President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee, Engr Habu Gumel in Lagos as the countdown begins ahead of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
8 Nov 2019
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President, Thomas Bach will rekindle his hey days in fencing when he features in an exhibition match as part of programmes lined up for his two-day visit to Nigeria.
15 Oct 2019
The President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), Habu Gumel has charged Team Nigeria participating at the first edition of 2019 ANOC Beach Games in Doha, Qatar to be worthy ambassadors.
30 Aug 2019
It promises to be an exciting weekend in Lagos, as the Bobsled and Skeleton Federation of Nigeria (BSFN) starts its first ever-coaching clinic and tryouts in Nigeria at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.
24 Aug 2019
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) and the Nigerian Breweries Plc yesterday reaffirmed their continued partnership in the run-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. 


3 hours ago
The Police Command in Lagos State says it will arrest both motorcyclists and passengers as part of measures to enforce the ban on commercial motorcycle operations in the state.
4 hours ago
Five people, including four members of the same family, were killed in a tourist plane crash in the French Alps on Saturday, rescue services said.
5 hours ago
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has faulted the hearing of arbitrations for the contracts entered by the Federal Government with International Organizations in the United Kingdom.
6 hours ago
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Saturday confirmed the rescue of one person, and the recovery of one dead person in a two-storey building that collapsed at Freeman Road, Lagos Island...
7 hours ago
Five soldiers and 30 "terrorists" were killed in fighting in northern Burkina Faso after the suspected jihadists attacked a military base in large numbers on Saturday, the army said.