Nigeria Wrestling Federation
Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has expressed delight over the recent election of the state’s Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Daniel Igali
24 Aug 2021
The Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) Daniel Igali, is appealing to private and corporate entities for a continuing funding of the sport to sustain the historic feat accomplished at just-concluded Tokyo 2020...
26 Feb 2021
Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) President, Daniel Igali, has revealed that athletes will start camping in preparation for both the African/Oceania qualifier and Africa Championships
4 Jan 2021
The Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) has concluded plans to stage the first-ever Champion of Champions tournament in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital.
20 Jan 2020
The President of the Nigeria wrestling Federation, Daniel Igali, has showered praises on the Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare, over his role in the feat achieved by Nigerian wrestlers at the recently concluded world ranking series tournament, which took place in Rome, Italy.
18 Jan 2020
President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation, Daniel Igali, is excited by the performances of Odunayo Adekuoroye and Blessing Oborududu at the Matteo Pellicone Ranking Series...
4 Jun 2019
World silver medalist, Odunayo Adekuoroye, Olympians, Blessing Oborududu and Aminat Adeniyi are among top elite wrestlers, who have registered for the third edition of the Dickson National Wrestling Classics, holding at the Indoor Sports Hall of the Samson Siasia Stadium from June 15th to 30th. A total of 600 wrestlers from 20 states of the…
8 May 2019
President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) Hon. Daniel Igali has called for early and adequate preparation for the country’s wrestlers ahead of the 12th Africa Games in Rabat, Morocco, which will be staged from August 19 to 31 this year. The World and Olympic champion is confident wrestling can deliver no fewer than 10…
11 Dec 2018
Following the recent not-too-impressive feat of the country’s team at the World Wrestling Championship in Budapest, Hungary, the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) president, Daniel Igali, has attributed the dismal outing to paucity of funds, which never allowed the athletes to have enough competitions to be able to compete well at major championships. In this session…
28 Nov 2018
President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF), Daniel Igali has made a clarion call to all relevant sporting authorities in the country, as well as the governments, private and corporate sector to engage in the funding of wrestling and other sports.
12 Aug 2018
The Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) has commiserated with Bayelsa State governor, Henry Seriake Dickson on the death of his mother, Mrs. Gold Coast Dickson. Late Mrs. Dickson, who passed on this week in United States at the age of 72, surrendered after a battle with the breast cancer. According to a statement, the NWF expressed…
20 Jun 2018
The Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) has postponed the third Governor Dickson National Wrestling Classics due to the World Cup currently ongoing in Russia.