Rio 2016 Olympics
Under-23 AFCON Qualifier: Olympic Eagles lose 0-1 to Sudan
Cup-holders Nigeria on Thursday lost by the odd goal to their Sudanese counterparts in an Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying match at the Al Merriekh Stadium in Omdurman.
Samson Siasia’s alleged bribe scandal and face of Nigerian sports
The mind cannot conjure up an image of the triumphant Siasia without also recalling the ‘tainted’ Siasia. Sliding from the podium three years ago in Rio de Janeiro...
NBBF sees brighter side of Nigeria’s 44-point loss to U.S
Most Nigerians became apprehensive of Nigeria’s performance at the Rio 2016 Olympics basketball event after the national team, D’Tigers, lost by a massive 110 to 66 defeat to the United States (U.S) in...
Firm donates kits to Nigeria’s Rio 2016 Paralympics team
An indigenous firm, De-Lace International Nigeria Limited, yesterday in Abuja donated mufflers, traditional women skirts, blouses, head-ties and men’s jumpers, trousers, caps to Nigeria’s Paralympics team ahead the Rio 2016 games scheduled to hold in September.
Don’t bring tainted medals to Nigeria, Buhari warns athletes
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday warned the members of the Nigerian contingent to the Rio 2016 Olympics to stay away from drugs and other acts that could bring disrepute to the country.
Super Falcons former star, Judith Chime, mobilises support for Olympics Eagles in Atlanta
As the national U-23 football team begin their Rio 2016 Olympics training in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, with a friendly match against Charlesion Battery FC on July 16, former Super Falcons goalkeeper ...