It’s a ‘big sin’ for Gusau to drag sports minister to court, says AFN
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 ...
NOC has not received share of IOC’s grant to member committees, says Gumel
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)
NOC meets tomorrow over IOC’s $100m largesse, Tokyo 2020 preparations
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.
Minister, NOC condole with weightlifting president’s family
Sports Minister, Sunday Dare and the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) have condoled with the family of the late president of the Nigeria Weightlifting Federation...
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 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
Visiting IOC President, Bach, to display fencing skills in Nigeria
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.
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.