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16 Sep
The panel was instituted by Sports Minister, Sunday Dare, to investigate the circumstances surrounding the disqualification of 10 Nigerian athletes at the Tokyo Olympics
9 Sep
Tokyo Olympics finalist Tobiloba ‘Tobi’ Amusan, on Thursday night, at the final of the 2021 Diamond League Final, scorched to a new 12.42 seconds African record to win the 100m hurdles Diamond Trophy at the Weltklasse in Zurich, Switzerland. The 24-year-old also made history in the process as she became the first Nigerian to be…
2 Sep
Team Nigeria’s men’s para-table tennis team added one more bronze to the country’s kitty at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, yesterday afternoon, to raise the nation’s medals to haul to seven
25 Aug
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Team Nigeria for its outstanding performance at the just-ended U20 World Athletics Championships held in Nairobi, Kenya.
23 Aug
For the first time since it started participating in the World Athletics U-20 Championships, Nigeria is returning home with four gold and three bronze medals.
22 Aug
Nigeria’s Ministry of Youth and Sports Development says it will now keep in trust the cash rewards it promised the country’s medallists at the World Athletics U20 Championships in Nairobi, Kenya. Sunday Dare, Nigeria’s Minister of Youth and Sports Development, announced cash awards for Team Nigeria athletes who won medals at the World Athletics U20…
21 Aug
Team Nigeria revived its hope of finishing among the top nations at the ongoing World Athletics U20 Championship, Nairobi 2021, yesterday with the country’s javelin thrower, Nnamdi Chinecherem...
18 Aug
…Relay team sets new championship record Team Nigeria lived up to pre-race billings as the 4x400m mixed relay team won the gold medal in a new championship record time of 3:19.70. The quartet of Johnson Nnamani, Imaobong Nse Uko, Opeyemi Oke and Bamidele Ajayi also made history as the first winners of the event at…
18 Aug
Athletes from over 200 countries have arrived in Nairobi for the championship, which begins today at the Kasarani Stadium, Nairobi, and will run till August 22...
16 Aug
Nigeria’s athletes have promised to redeem the country’s image at the forthcoming Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games after the nation’s lusterless outing in the just-concluded Olympics.
12 Aug
Three U.S.-based junior athletes have been listed in Team Nigeria’s squad to the World Athletics U-20 Championships holding in Nairobi, Kenya from August 17 to 22.
9 Aug
Team Nigeria ended the just concluded Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as the 74th best country in the competition won by the United States...

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