Ten bobsled, skeleton athletes set for European tour
The Nigerian Bobsled and Skeleton Federation at the weekend started its preparation for the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China, with trials for fresh talents in Lagos.
Amusan’s Diamond League record thrills sports Minister, AFN boss
The Diamond League record by sprint hurdler, Oluwatobiloba Amusan, at the Weltklasse meeting in Zurich has sparked great excitement among top sports officials in Nigeria.
Nigeria grabs first gold medal at World U20 Championship, sets new record
Team Nigeria became the centre of attraction at the Kasarani Stadium, venue of the ongoing World U20 Championship in Nairobi yesterday, as the country’s 4x400m mixed relay team grabbed the first gold medal...
AFN to announce team today, tackles indiscipline
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has canvassed the need to instill discipline among the junior athletes preparing for the World U20 Athletics Championship scheduled to hold at the Moi International Sports Centre in Nairobi...
Athletes set for Asaba camp ahead World junior championship
With the attention of the world focused on Tokyo ahead of the opening ceremony of the delayed 2020 Olympics on July 23, the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has also set its eyes on Asaba, Delta State....
Nigerian athletes won’t disappoint – Okowa
President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Tonobok Okowa says his board is working hard to ensure that the nation break the long jinx by winning gold medals in the fast approaching Tokyo Olympic Games.
New AFN board won’t make same mistakes, says Rosa Collins
Newly elected Vice President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Rosa Collins, says the present board headed by Tony Okowa would not make the same mistakes that characterised the former board.
Delta Queens will pick CAF Champions league ticket, Okowa assures
The Chairman of Delta State Sports Commission, Chief Tonobok Okowa yesterday charged players and coaches of Delta Queens FC to protect their chances of appearing in the maiden CAF Champions League.