Thursday, 28th October 2021
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4 Oct
Since opening shop in Nigeria two decades ago, MTN has demonstrated not just a willingness to help grow the most popular sport in the most populous black nation
2 Sep
Nigeria's best racket sports players from primary and secondary schools across the country have arrived in Lagos for the maiden National School Racket Games organised by the Nigeria School Sport Federation
25 Aug
German athlete Alica Schmidt has announced she is taking a break from the sport. The 400m runner qualified for the 2020 Olympics but was unable to secure a spot in either of the women’s or mixed 4x400m relay events. The 22-year-old ran personal bests in the lead-up to the Tokyo Games, but after watching the…
23 Aug
"The circumstances are difficult and unprecedented. Feeling sorry for yourself doesn't help. You have to win football matches, keep it together and show spirit." -- Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta after the 2-0 loss to Chelsea, his team's second in two games this season. "If you like that sort of thing, watch wrestling." -- Liverpool manager…
21 Aug
Think about it: in what other sphere of human activity is there a level playing field for competition, considering the way the world is designed and constructed to function
9 Aug
In the twenty-first century, the sport has grown beyond being just a form of entertainment. It has become a most serious endeavor that earns more for both individuals and states
19 Jun
The Minister for Youths and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, on Friday commended the dedication of former Super Eagles Captain, John Mikel Obi.
23 May
What is the language of football? Happiness, adrenaline, you name it. Football is one of the world’s most unifying factors. In a world where troubles persist, football is a source of happiness and sometimes, tears. With the recent win of our Nigerian brothers and sisters, Kelechi “Seniorman” Iheanacho, Ndidi Wilfred, and Asisat Oshoala, this article…
10 Apr
I know that the title of this article will put off many from reading it. It is too simplistic to be true. I determined a long time ago, however, that I shall not be tired of writing about it
21 Sep 2020
Watford is closing in on the signing of Udinese defender, William Troost-Ekong, as per a report by Sport Witness. The Hornets are set to strengthen their defence by bringing the defender
9 Sep 2020
Premier League chief executive Richard Masters has warned it is "critical" to get fans back into stadiums soon, but a spike in coronavirus cases has forced the British government to review plans to reopen venues from October 1. The Premier League was forced to finish last season with the final 92 matches played behind closed…
18 May 2020
The World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) yesterday signed an agreement to work together to promote health through sport and physical activity


19 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has successfully performed the Umrah (Lesser Hajj) at the Grand Mosque in Makkah, Saudi Arabia, alongside the minister of communications Isa Pantami, and business moguls Aliko Dangote, Wale Tinubu, Dahiru Mangal and Abdulsamad Rabiu.
32 mins ago
Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday reported a net loss for the third quarter as a huge sum written off by the energy giant offset a surge in oil prices.
41 mins ago
The flow of immigrants to developed countries fell at its fastest pace ever at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic last year, the OECD club of leading economies said in a report Thursday.
44 mins ago
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange remains a suicide risk if extradited to the United States, despite assurances he would not be held in isolation at a "supermax" prison there, his lawyer said Thursday.
52 mins ago
Lashing, frisking, and arbitrary detentions -- Sudanese protesters say security forces have resorted to frenzied violence to quash street protests against the country's latest military coup.