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Tokyo Olympics

16 Jul
The 18th World Athletics Championships began yesterday at the Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon, USA, with Nigeria’s 4x400m mixed relay team grabbing a final ticket in first event of the day.
11 Mar
Tokyo Olympics long jump bronze medalist, Ese Brume, and five other athletes will fly Nigeria’s flag in this year’s World Athletics Indoor Championships holding in Belgrade, Serbian.
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
11 Sep 2021
One match from finishing the first calendar-year men's singles Grand Slam in 52 years, Novak Djokovic isn't getting ahead of himself
3 Sep 2021
Minister for Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare, have commended Team Nigeria to the Paralympics Games in Tokyo for its outstanding performance.
3 Sep 2021
We already have the tools to tackle global emissions, but need to find the political will and global unity of purpose to rapidly deploy them by building the teams across industry, government and finance.
27 Aug 2021
SIR: At last, the games of the XXXII Olympiad (Tokyo 2020) have come and gone. After all, the COVID-19 induced delays that saw it held a year later, there is no gainsaying that it still met the razzmatazz associated with the extravaganza. Ranging from controversies, inconsistencies to achievements, it served it all up in its…
21 Aug 2021
Football fans can look forward to exciting live football this weekend on StarTimes sports channels. In La Liga, life goes on for Barcelona after Messi.
21 Aug 2021
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
19 Aug 2021
A first coronavirus case has been detected in the Paralympic Village, days before the Games open, organisers said Thursday as Japan battles a record wave of infections.
18 Aug 2021
The ancient Olympics were part of sacred religious rites on Mount Olympus to honour the supreme Greek god, Zeus.
11 Aug 2021
That said, how did Dare perform at the Olympics? Having only been in office for about two years, should be take the blame for failures of some past leaders like Dalung? Records in the public space shows that Nigeria got a bronze medal....


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An attacker stabbed 10 people to death in Kerman province in southern Iran due to "personal differences", before being arrested by police, state media reported Monday.
38 mins ago
Six migrants were found dead at sea and others were missing after their boat sank Monday off the coast of Algeria, local television reported, adding six survivors were rescued.
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Nigerian artiste, Kizz Daniel (real name:Oluwatobilola Daniel Anidugbe) has been arrested by the Tanzania police for a breach of contract. The Buga singer who was billed to perform at his own concert tagged “Afro Classic World Tour” simply did not show up. Early today, videos of the concert goers destroying properties in the concert surfaced…
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Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka on Monday condemned a viral video on social media showing members of the Pyrates Confraternity mocking the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu during a procession. Soyinka in a statement said he was appalled at the lyrics of the song. In the video, the Pyrates’ members…
47 mins ago
A Sri Lankan court on Monday released on bail top leftist trade union leader Joseph Stalin, whose arrest had sparked international condemnation and widespread protests.