Tokyo 2020’s new date a silver lining across gloomy sky, says Gumel
Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) President, Habu Gumel, has described the new date announced on Monday by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for the 2020 Games in Tokyo as a silver linen across a gloomy sky as the world continues its battle against the Coronavirus pandemic.
NOC advises athletes on Coronavirus scare in Japan
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has advised athletes and various sports federations aspiring to send their contingents to the forthcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics...
NOC monitoring activities in Japan as host vows to protect Olympics from coronavirus
The current coronavirus pandemic, which started from Wuhan, China, has put the world on edge due to its deadly effects on its victims. Many countries have started recalling their citizens from China, with some warning their compatriots to stay away from neighbouring countries, including Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games hosts, Japan, as well as Hong Kong,…
NOC panel indicts Gusau, approves Adeleye’s removal as technical director
Suspended President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Ibrahim Gusau, is in for stronger censure as a panel of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) indicted him
NOC sets up four-man committee to mediate in AFN crisis
The National Olympic Committee (NOC) has set up a four-man investigative panel to mediate in the crisis rocking the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN).
NOC counsels Team Nigeria on patriotism at 2019 ANOC Beach Games
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.
NOC, NB reaffirm partnership ahead Tokyo 2020 Olympics
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.
Otuadinma sure of defending African Games taekwondo title
Ahead of the forthcoming African Games in Morocco, defending African taekwondo champion in the female middleweight division, Uzoamaka Otuadinma has declared her readiness to retain the title she won at the 2015 edition in Congo Brazzaville.
NOC secures technical course for Handball federation
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has secured another technical coaching course, under the auspices of the Olympic Solidarity, for the Handball Federation of Nigeria.
Gusau’s ‘suspension’ lifted as NOC reconciles AFN board members
The rift among board members of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) came to an end yesterday following a reconciliatory meeting summoned by the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC). At the end, the suspension placed on the AFN president, Ibrahim Gusau by some of the board members for his alleged involvement in the IAAF’s ‘missing’ $130,000…