We’re abreast with sports ministry’s plans for 2020 Olympics, says Igali
Following the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports Development’s first phase preparations to camp athletes and officials ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics games, President of the Nigerian Wrestling Federation...
Igali promises monetary assistance to 10 top wrestlers
The Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) President, Daniel Igali, has pledged financial support to the top 10 wrestlers in the country, as a way of alleviating their transportation difficulties.
Igali targets eight Olympic spots, hopes for ‘better’ 2020
After recording some ground-breaking achievements last year, President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) Daniel Igali is hopeful that 2020 will be even ‘better’ for the sport in the country.
Igali to sponsor cadet, junior at National championships
President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF), Daniel Igali, has promised to sponsor a developmental competition, tagged the Daniel Igali South-South Cadet/Junior Championships, in 2020.
Excitement as Adekuoroye, Oborududu, others register for Dickson Classics
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…
Igali sure of 10 gold medals from wrestling at African Games
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…
NWF condoles with Dickson
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…
Wrestlers anxious for Governor Dickson National Classics
Some national team wrestlers are worried by the delay by the organisers of the Governor Dickson National Wrestling Classics to hold the fourth edition of the yearly competition...
Igali lauds Nigerian wrestlers over AYG performance
The President, Nigeria Wrestling Federation, (NWF) Daniel Igali, on Monday commended the performance of Nigerian wrestlers at the just concluded Africa Youth Games (AYG) in Algeria. Igali told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone in Ibadan that winning 19 medals by 20 wrestlers is highly commendable, noting that the future is bright for…