2022 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Registration commences on Monday
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2022 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Registration commences on Monday

The registration process for the 2022 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon will be commencing on…

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After Kenya’s Agnes Tirop, another Olympics athlete is killed
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After Kenya’s Agnes Tirop, another Olympics athlete is killed

Barely a week after the murder of Kenya’s Agnes Tirop, Ecuadorian 2012 Summer Olympics athlete, Álex Quiñónez was killed Friday…

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End gender-based violence, stars plead as they bid Kenya’s Tirop farewell
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End gender-based violence, stars plead as they bid Kenya’s Tirop farewell

The message was loud and clear: “End gender-based violence.” This was during the requiem mass for…

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2022 ACCESS BANK LAGOS CITY MARATHON: World Athletics, AIMS, runners enthusiastic as full race returns
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2022 ACCESS BANK LAGOS CITY MARATHON: World Athletics, AIMS, runners enthusiastic as full race returns

On February 12, 2022, the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon will join other elite races…

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Husband in court over killing of Kenyan athlete Tirop
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Husband in court over killing of Kenyan athlete Tirop

A Kenyan court on Monday allowed police to hold the husband of long distance runner…

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More troubles for Okagbare for not co-operating with Athletics Integrity Unit
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More troubles for Okagbare for not co-operating with Athletics Integrity Unit

It goes from bad to worse for Nigerian sprinter Blessing Okagbare who has been charged…

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Mobile phone used to track down murder suspect, Tirop’s husband
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Mobile phone used to track down murder suspect, Tirop’s husband

Emmanuel Rotich, the arrested husband of slain Kenyan athlete was planned to be charged to…

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Another tragedy hits Kenya Athletics; After Tirop another athlete is killed by boyfriend
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Another tragedy hits Kenya Athletics; After Tirop another athlete is killed by boyfriend

According to a Kenyan newsletter, Tuco, another female athlete has been killed by her lover.…

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The face of a murder accuse, Ibrahim Kipkemoi Rotich 
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The face of a murder accuse, Ibrahim Kipkemoi Rotich 

Ibrahim Kipkemoi Rotich, the husband of the late Kenya athlete, Agnes Tirop has been arrested…

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Tirop’s death reveals Kenyan female athletes are in abusive relationships, says official
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Tirop’s death reveals Kenyan female athletes are in abusive relationships, says official

The tragic killing of Olympian Agnes Tirop  casts a dark shadow on the safety of…

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Breaking: Kenyan police arrest athlete Tirop’s husband over her killing
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Breaking: Kenyan police arrest athlete Tirop’s husband over her killing

Kenyan police said on Thursday (Oct 14) they had arrested the husband of distance runner…

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Kenyan police hunt for husband of slain runner Tirop
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Kenyan police hunt for husband of slain runner Tirop

Kenyan police were hunting on Thursday (Oct 14) for the husband of record-breaking runner Agnes Tirop…

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Dead athlete’s husband branded as ‘suspect’
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Dead athlete’s husband branded as ‘suspect’

A criminal investigation is  underway into the death of Kenyan world record holder Agnes Tirop who was found…

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Dead World Championships bronze medallist Tirop was stabbed
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Dead World Championships bronze medallist Tirop was stabbed

Long-distance runner Agnes Tirop, Kenya’s two-time World Championship bronze medallist, was found stabbed to death…

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Breaking! World Athletics’ record holder  found dead in Kenya
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Breaking! World Athletics’ record holder found dead in Kenya

Kenyan world record holder Agnes Tirop has been found dead at her home in the…

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Unilorin in swing mood for Nigeria National Youth Games
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Unilorin in swing mood for Nigeria National Youth Games

The University of Ilorin, venue of the sixth National Youth Games is already in competition…

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Moments to cherish in Nigeria’s post independent era
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Moments to cherish in Nigeria’s post independent era

BY KUNLE SOLAJA  Perhaps more than any other human endeavour, sports have been in the…

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At  61st independence anniversary, Nigeria’s sports achievements are captured in 61 paragraphs
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At 61st independence anniversary, Nigeria’s sports achievements are captured in 61 paragraphs

BY KUNLE SOLAJA.  Sports Village Square takes a peep down memory lane since Nigeria’s independence…

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South West Athletics Secondary Schools Invitational and Relays Hold November
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South West Athletics Secondary Schools Invitational and Relays Hold November

The first South West Athletics Secondary Schools Invitational and Relays will hold between November 11…

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Nigeria’s South West athletics leaders unveil agenda for the region
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Nigeria’s South West athletics leaders unveil agenda for the region

The fortunes of athletics in the South-West zone of Nigeria is set for a change…

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Former Kenya sports minister pays fine to skip jail over Rio 2016 scandal
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Former Kenya sports minister pays fine to skip jail over Rio 2016 scandal

Former Kenyan sports minister Hassan Wario has paid a fine to avoid spending six years…

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