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Sports Ministry Enters Agreement With Nilayo Sports Management Limited For Marketing Rights Of Team...

In line with its resolve to encourage public private partnership as a means of turning Sports into a viable business, the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has entered an agreement with Nilayo Sports Management limited for the official...

D’Tigers, D’Tigress Can Win An Olympic Medal- Kida

As Nigerians count down to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, Engr. Musa Kida is optimistic that the senior men and women basketball teams can end up on the medals table. Answering questions from...

Oyo Unity Cup An Innovative Concept From The Minister of Sports – Joseph Yobo

The newly appointed assistant coach of the Super Eagles Joseph Yobo has commended the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, for a well thought out plan for discovering new talents in football. He made the commendation in...

Rangers Elope With A Point In Akure, Share Spoils With Sunshine Stars

Sunshine Stars and Enugu Rangers shared the spoils in a dour NPFL match 21 tie at the Ondo State Sports Complex on Sunday. Despite missing the chance to earn maximum points in the barren contest with some debatable episodes, Sunshine...

Beach Volleyball: Team Sazamm And Customs Lifts 2020 President Cup

Team Sazamm and Nigeria Customs Service have emerged winners of the men and women category of the just concluded 2020 President Beach Volleyball Cup in Kaduna. The duo of Godwin Shekaru and Andrew Sunday (Sazamm) beat Abdulrasheed Ahamed and Idika...

Former Super Eagles Striker Terminates Contract With Tunisian Club Side, Set For Fresh Challenge

Former Nigerian international, Christian Obiozor has ended his relationship with the Tunisian based club, Stade Gabesien following the club's relegation to the second division. Obiozor who joined Gabesien last season played 10 matches and scored three goals during his stint...

2021 AFCON Race: Eagles, Leone Stars to clash in Asaba

The 15,400 – capacity Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba will host next month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match between Nigeria’s Super Eagles and the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone, the Nigeria Football Federation has announced. “We have...

NFF Appoints Joseph Yobo As Super Eagles’ Assistant Coach

. To Replace Imama Amapakabo The Nigeria Football Federation has appointed former Super Eagles’ defender and captain Joseph Yobo as assistant coach of the team. He replaces Imama Amapakabo in the three –time African champions’ technical crew. Yobo, who...

Azeez Muhammed: A Nigerian coach making waves in Sudanese League

An adage in Yoruba says its only at home they don't value Cock/Hen, but its being celebrated outside. Which means, you can be King elsewhere but may be seen as a slave in your place. One of Nigerian football coaches,...

Olopade applauds AFN president’s contribution to success of Lagos City Marathon

The General Coordinator of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Hon. Bukola Olopade, has applauded the invaluable contributions of the president of the Athletic Federation of Nigeria, Mr. Olamide George, to the success of the 2020 Lagos City Marathon,...