Saturday, 27th November 2021
Breaking News:


29 Jul
Team Nigeria may have run into troubled waters at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics following reports yesterday that 10 of the country’s athletes have been declared ineligible to compete
2 Jun
The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) yesterday, revealed Quadri Aruna will participate in this year’s rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games vie its wild card by virtue of his ranking in the ITTF ranking.
3 May
Youth and Sports Development Ministry yesterday slightly altered the composition of two of the dissolved federations’ caretaker committees, with Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) President, Habu Gumel and NOC secretary, Banji Oladapo,....
30 Apr
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) congratulates young Table Tennis star, Musa Mustapha, who was recently ranked world number one in the Boys’ U-11 category by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF).
15 Mar
World body to donate medicals to NOC Although the Federal Government has settled for AstraZeneca vaccine as the choice jab for the country, Nigerian athletes billed for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games may be forced to take only the shot recommended by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) at the weekend…
30 Dec 2020
The Nigeria Olympics Committee (NOC) says it is working hard to ensure that weightlifting, wrestling and Judo athletes qualify for the 2020 Olympic Games slated to hold in Tokyo, Japan next year.
9 Dec 2020
The Nigeria Olympics Committee (NOC) believes the country has the talent to qualify for and excel at the breakdancing event when it debuts at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. It added, however, that the success would depend on the seriousness stakeholders....
8 Aug 2020
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has described as ‘big sin’ the decision of Engr. Ibrahim Gusau to drag the Sports Minister, Sunday Dare, to court against the counsel of the Ministry and the Nigeria Olympic Committee ...
23 Jul 2020
President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), Habu Gumel, has clarified that the committee was yet to receive any money from the International Olympic Committee (IOC)
21 Jul 2020
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) will meet tomorrow to decide on the modalities for the disbursement of the $800 million palliatives, which the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has earmarked for its member associations, officials of the body have disclosed.
20 Apr 2020
Sports Minister, Sunday Dare and the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) have condoled with the family of the late president of the Nigeria Weightlifting Federation...
1 Apr 2020
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.


Students in Ogun State culpable of criminal and unlawful acts will be sent to juvenile homes to undergo character reformation.
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The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Iyorchia Ayu, has congratulated the former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on his 75th birthday. Dr. Ayu, in a statement, described Atiku, who is also the Waziri Adamawa, as a one of the great fighters for democracy. "The former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, is one of…
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The bodies of three people have been discovered in a burnt-out building in the Solomon Islands capital Honiara, police said Saturday
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The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) on Friday urged the Federal Government to establish a Health Bank to support investment
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APC Chairman in Plateau, Mr Rufus Bature has condemned the renewed cycle of attacks on unsuspecting people of Ta’agbe in Miango District of Bassa Local Government of the state.