Thursday, 27th January 2022
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World Boxing Federation

4 Dec
World Boxing Federation (WBF) International title welterweight contender, Justice “Qwick Action” Addy of Ghana, has vowed has said that reigning champion, Nigeria’s Rilwan “Baby Face” Babatunde...
3 Sep
Top Beninois boxer, Naimou Aziz Samson, has vowed to inflict a second professional defeat on Nigeria’s Rilwan “Baby Face” Babatunde, when they clash at GOtv Boxing Night 23 on September 11.
24 Mar 2021
The impending World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental super featherweight clash between Nigeria’s Rilwan “Real One” Oladosu and Ghana’s Emmanuel “Afuko Addo” Quartey will go down...
21 Mar 2021
Two World Boxing Federation (WBF) title bouts are on the card for boxing fans in Nigeria and across Africa on April 2, as GOtv Boxing Night, the continent’s premier boxing show returns.
18 Feb 2021
World Boxing Federation (WBF) champion, Nigeria’s Onoriode ‘Godzilla’ Ehwarieme, yesterday traveled to Hamburg, Germany, ahead of the World Boxing Association (WBA) International heavyweight title fight...
29 Dec 2020
For years, Argentina always had the upper hands over Nigeria in sporting activities, particularly in football. But the reverse was the case on Sunday night in Ibadan, venue of the World Boxing Federation
14 Dec 2020
Organisers of the World Boxing Federation (WBF) featherweight bout between Nigeria’s Ridwan ‘Scorpion’ Oyekola, and Argentina’s Lucas Matias Montesino on December 27, 2020, believe the fight
26 Oct 2020
On august 10, 1963, Nigeria’s sports enthusiasts and indeed all patriots stood up to applaud the country’s then brightest sports star, Dick Tiger, as he dismantled America’s Gene Fullmer to retain...
22 Jan 2020
After his historic victory against Argentine’s Ariel Baracamonte in their World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental heavyweight title fight in Lagos
3 Jan 2020
After defeating Argentina’s Ariel “Chiquito” Baracamonte to emerge the new World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental heavyweight title champion, Nigeria’s Onoriode “Godzilla” Ehwarieme...
10 Sep 2019
After spending two years in retirement, Nigeria’s former Commonwealth and Olympics boxer, Nestor Bolum is making a comeback to the ring, with his eyes set on the World Boxing Federation (WBF) title in a showdown against Tyson Lantry on November 16 in Sydney, Australia.


15 mins ago
Rotary Club of Lagos has donated a block of four classrooms, a borehole, and computerised library to a Lagos community school, Lafiaji Senior High School in Lafiaji, Lagos Island area. Handing over the facilities to the management and staff of the school, the President of the club, Wale Agbeyangi, explained that the projects were informed…
51 mins ago
The Nigerian Navy has released the posting of 54 Rear Admirals following the recent promotion of senior officers in the service. The Director of Information, Naval Headquarters, Commodore Suleman Dahun, announced this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. According to him, in the postings, Rear Adm. Saidu Garba, formerly the Navy Secretary, has been…
58 mins ago
Russia said Thursday its views were not addressed in a US response to its security proposals to end tensions over Ukraine, but added that Moscow would not respond hastily. "It cannot be said that our views were taken into account, or that a readiness to take our concerns into account was demonstrated," Kremlin spokesman Dmitry…
1 hour ago
Kenyans were mourning Thursday the country's best-known football fan, a colourful former newspaper vendor who was found hacked to death at his home. Issac Juma Onyango was a familiar feature when the national team Harambee Stars were playing -- painting his body from head to toe in Kenya's colours of black, red and green, and…
2 hours ago
NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna "Gigi" Bryant have been honoured on the second anniversary of their death by a bronze sculpture temporarily erected at the helicopter crash site where they died. The bronze statue created by Dan Medina depicts Kobe and Gigi wearing basketball uniforms, staring at each other lovingly as Gigi…