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30 Mar 2022
After leading Team Nigeria to the World Indoor championships podium for the first time in 14 years in Belgrade last week, the Performance Director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria
21 Mar 2022
Team Nigeria rounded up its campaign at the 2022 World Indoor Championship in Belgrade, Serbia, yesterday, with a silver medal, thanks to Ese Brume 6.85m...
20 Mar 2022
Team Nigeria will begin its quest for medals at the 2022 World Indoor Championship in Belgrade, Serbia, this morning with a tough contest against the United States, Sweden, Ecuador and Belgium in the 4x400m relay heat.
17 Mar 2022
Former Nigerian jumper, hurdler and sprinter, Seigha Porbeni, is hopeful that the crop of athletes assembled by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) for this year’s World Athletics Indoor Championships in Belgrade, Serbia, are capable of doing the nation proud.
5 Mar 2022
Nigeria’s contingent to this year’s World Athletics Indoor Championships in Belgrade, Serbian capital city, is taking a good shape, according to the Technical Director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Samuel Onikeku.
25 Feb 2022
Nigeria began its quest to earn medals and qualifying points for the World Fencing Championship, yesterday, at the ongoing 11th African Cadet and Junior Fencing Championship
16 Sep 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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…


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Super Eagles on Friday in Abuja lost 0-1 to the Guinea Bissau senior national team, following a 29th minute goal by Mama Samba Balde in their Match Day 3 clash in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.
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As the world marks the 2023 World Tuberculosis Day today, March 24, the Nigerian Thoracic Society has appealed to the government to do more in tackling Tuberculosis in order for the country to be delisted from the group of high-burden states.
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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has raised concern over the continued rise in the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere with devastating global consequences.
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The Cross River State Director of Public Health Mr Jonah Offor has said that the state is having a shot fall of about 4000 tuberculosis cases out of the 8,000 cases expected to be notified.
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Brazil's former president Jair Bolsonaro, who left the country for the United States two days before his term ended, will return home on March 30, his party and press service announced on Friday.