Nigeria Open now continent’s table tennis pride, says Oshodi
Former President, Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF), Wahid Oshodi, was the brain behind the yearly ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open, which started as a pilot in 2013. Oshodi mid-wifed what is now regarded as Africa’s elite table tennis tournament, which continues to attract top players across the world and as the chairman of the Local Organising…
Lagos Country Club hosts Funke Oshonaike U-21 table tennis tournament
The Lagos Country Club will from April 26 to 28 host an U-21 table tennis tournament to celebrate the birthday of the country’s foremost female player, Funke Oshonaike.
Commonwealth Games: Coach optimistic NTTF men’s team will win
Nasiru Bello, National Coach of Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) has expressed the optimism that the men’s team would win laurels in the forthcoming Commonwealth Games. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nigeria will feature in table tennis event in the games tagged 2018 Gold Coast holding in Australia from April 4 to…
New NTTF board wants to replace ageing stars
Newly elected president of the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF), Ishaku Tikon has declared that producing more players that would emerge world champions is the cardinal focus of the board under his leadership.
Cross River decries Federal Government’s neglect of sports sector
The Chairman of Cross River Sports Commission, Chief Orok Duke has carpeted the Federal Government for not sponsoring the Cross River Female Table Tennis team...
Funding, key to developing young table tennis stars, says Oshodi
President of Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF), Wahid Oshodi, has said more funds need to be made available to allow the talents in the game of table tennis to flourish.
Don’t allow us to miss World Championships, Youth Olympics, players plead with Dalung
Players selected by the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) for this year’s ITTF African Junior Championships have appealed to Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung to help actualize their ambition of participating in next year’s world tournaments.
Over 103 schools listed for Calabar Table Tennis Open Championship
Over 103 primary and secondary schools in Cross River State are participating in the 2017 Calabar Open Table Tennis Championship holding at the famous Hope Waddel Training Institute sports hall in Calabar.
Extra funding, dedication will make Nigerian players excel, says Oshodi
President of the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF), Wahid Oshodi, has said that the nation’s table tennis players have the capacity to excel globally if extra funding were added ...