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1 Oct
Defending champions, Team Delta, has commenced their final preparation for the 2021 National Youth Games scheduled for Ilorin, Kwara State.
28 Jul
…Becomes first Nigerian woman to finish 100m freestyle in under a minute Before 28 July 2021, no Nigerian woman had ever gone under a minute in the women’s 100m freestyle event. That is no longer the case after Abiola Ogunbanwo, on Wednesday at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre, won Heat 1 of her favourite event in…
20 Oct 2020
The Nigerian Society of Rheumatologists (NSR) has advised Nigerians to choose activities that are easy on the joints like walking, bicycling, swimming, and others while engaging in exercise and daily activities to avoid joint injuries that can cause or worsen arthritis. They stated that these activities have a low risk of injury and do not…
15 Mar 2019
Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung has called on state governors to change their attitude towards Nigeria’s sport development by making adequate budgetary provisions for the sector. He said the experiences of some sport directors during the 19th National Sports Festival in Abuja was very pathetic as most of them had to travel  to Abuja with the…
9 Mar 2019
Team Special Olympics (SO) Nigeria will be taking part in eight events at the 2019 Special Olympics World Games, which began yesterday in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirate. It will end on March 21st. The SO Nigeria, which is made up of 84-man delegate, consists of 60 athletes, who will participate in Athletics, Badminton, Basketball,…
16 Feb 2019
Nigeria Team is in full training mode as they get ready to represent the country at the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games, with an 86-man delegate consisting of 60 Special Olympics Nigeria Athletes and 26 Officials. The Games will hold from the 14th – 21st of March 2019 in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Special Olympics…
14 Dec 2018
Uyo zone came second with 15 gold, 18 silver and 10 bronze, while the Fleet zone came third with 10 gold, 8 silver and 15 bronze medals. The Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Naval Command, Rear Adm. David Adeniran, said that the command would continue to reward personnel, who excelled during the championship, noting that, the…
10 Oct 2018
As the countdown continues ahead of the 2018 West African Universities Games (WAUG), the host, University of Port Harcourt has boasted that it would teach all the participating universities a ‘free lesson in the art of graceful conquest’ in track and field, as well as swimming events. “Team UniPort dominance at successive NUGA and WAUG…
9 Jul 2018
For most millennials, fitness is a daily, active pursuit because, with our fast-paced life, it is becoming increasingly hard to make out time for exercise. Statistics show that millennials are exercising more, eating smarter and smoking less than previous generations. They are using apps to track training data, and online information to find the healthiest…
21 Apr 2018
Defending champion, St Saviours School, Ikoyi, is determined to defend its title, as the 3rd edition of the Zenith bank/Ikoyi Club 1938 inter-school swimming festival holds today in Lagos.
22 Feb 2018
The tennis singles event at the on-going Nigeria Oil and Gas’s Industry Games is getting hotter as the boys have been separated from the men. The competition enters the semi- final stage today, In the first semi-final to be decided this morning, tournament favourite, Vincent Kiehl of Total, who defeated William Ibiba of NNPC 6-1…
16 Feb 2018
The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of the 2018 Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Games (NOGIG) says it has put the machinery in place to ensure that only genuine staffers compete in the Games. The 17th edition of the Games will hold in Lagos from Sunday, February 18 to 24. The LOC chairman, Aminu Zaria said…

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