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13 Jan
Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has advised Nigerians not to undermine sporting activities in the society, saying it is a powerful instrument of building peace and unity.
20 Nov
Channelled towards an Africa where the sport is viewed and approached as tourism, the third edition of African Sports Tourism Summit & Masterclass, one of the activities of African Sports
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 2021
The Minister for Youths and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, on Friday commended the dedication of former Super Eagles Captain, John Mikel Obi.
23 May 2021
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 2021
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

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