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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...

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...

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...

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,...

D’Tigress Seals Tokyo 2020 Olympics Ticket

D’Tigress on Saturday booked a ticket to the 2020 Olympics Games in Tokyo despite losing to host-Serbia in their second group game at the ongoing FIBA Olympic Games Qualifying Tournament 64-70 points. Mozambique’s quest to qualify ahead of Nigeria suffered...

African Championships: Team Nigeria Claim Record Women’s Title As Adekuoroye Rise To World No....

Team Nigeria, on Saturday, won a record 9th consecutive title in Women’s Wrestling at the African Championships, claiming 6 gold and 4 silver medals on a day that Commonwealth champions Odunayo Adekuoroye (57kg) and Blessing Oborududu (68kg) both rose...

2020 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Why We Are Remembering Deji Tinubu At Friday’s...

The General Manager for the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Yussuf Alli has said that some individuals and groups that contributed to the success of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon in the last five years will be honoured...

Tokyo Olympics: Minister of Sports Initiative Bags Another Sponsor

As Nigeria's preparations towards the Tokyo 2020 Olympics gathers steam, another would-be Olympian has been 'adopted' by a businessman under the 'Adopt-an-Athelete' initiative being promoted by Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Mr Sunday Dare. On Tuesday, the Chairman...

Olympics: Nigeria To Host 2nd Phase Of Beach Volleyball Qualifier

The Confederation of African Volleyball has awarded Nigeria the hosting right of the CAVB 2nd phase of beach volleyball Group C women Olympic qualifiers. The Tokyo 2020 Olympics beach volleyball qualifier will take place from 4th to 8th March, 2020...

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Ahmed Musa Told Me To Start Osimhen, Kalu, Chukwueze, Others-Rohr

Gernot Rohr has informed that Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa asked that he played the AFCON 2021 Qualifiers against Benin Republic from the bench,...

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