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26 Sep
Some top officials of the International Cricket Council (ICC) have arrived in Nigeria, at the weekend, on a working visit. The officials, including ICC General Manager, Development, William Glenwright, and Development Manager, Africa, Patricia Kambarami.
29 Aug
Nigeria’s team for the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) African qualifier for the maiden Women U-19 World Cup will depart the country tomorrow for the host city, Gaborone, Botswana.
26 Aug
Organisers of the 2022 PwC Nigeria Media Excellence Awards have called on interested media practitioners to submit their entries for the event’s seventh edition.
27 Jun
Meet Shah, co-founder of CricHeroes, an online cricket scoring app, said technology has improved the development of cricket in Africa.
27 Jun
The Eighth Kwibuka Women’s T20 Tournament took a new turn with the introduction of a veterans’ exhibition match between Nigeria and Rwanda. The Nigerian team was captained by President of Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF), Uyi Akpata, who said the game would further boost the collaboration between the two countries. “The Kwibuka event has a Nigerian…
11 Jun
Nigeria Women’s cricket team, yesterday, made it two wins in two matches, defeating Germany in an historic first-ever meeting between the two sides.
8 Jun
The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Monday, named Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF), as winner of the Cricket4Good Social Impact Initiative of the year.
17 May
Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) President, Uyi Akpata, was one of the fans at the maiden ‘Legends Cup’ hosted by the Oyo State Cricket Association last weekend at the Liberty Stadium.
4 Apr
After drawing the first blood during the last group game of the inaugural Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) Women’s T20 Invitational, Nigeria fell to Rwanda’s bowling power in the closing game of the event.
4 Apr
President of the Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF), Uyi Akpata, has disclosed that the next edition of the Nigeria Women T20i Invitational will feature at least eight nations.
7 Mar
Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) President, Uyi Akpata, has revealed that the country’s groundsmen will soon begin consulting for countries like Ghana and Sierra Leone.
7 Mar
The Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) is putting everything in order at the newly refurbished Tafawa Balewa Square cricket oval ahead of a six-nation T20 international tournament billed to hold from March 26 to April 4, 2022.


The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in collaboration with Attorney General Alliance, Africa (AGA-Africa) and the Roost Foundation has organised a two-day workshop for the training of critical stakeholders tackling the menace of human trafficking, irregular migration, drug abuse, sexual and gender-based violence in the country.
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