HOW CORONAVIRUS HAS AFFECTED WORLD OF SPORT
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HOW CORONAVIRUS HAS AFFECTED WORLD OF SPORT

2020 OLYMPIC GAMES  In doubt  The scale of the outbreak in Japan saw senior International Olympic…

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NIGERIA SPORTS MINISTER, DARE LIFTS JUNIOR OLYMPIC TRIPLE JUMPER
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NIGERIA SPORTS MINISTER, DARE LIFTS JUNIOR OLYMPIC TRIPLE JUMPER

Fortune has smiled on young Nigerian Junior Olympic Triple Jump athlete Ineh Oritsemeyiwa with the…

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EDO SPORTS FESTIVAL: WE MET OUR EXPECTATIONS-DUDU-ORUMEN
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EDO SPORTS FESTIVAL: WE MET OUR EXPECTATIONS-DUDU-ORUMEN

The third edition of the Edo State Sports Festival, which ended on Saturday in Benin…

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NIGERIA’S SPORTS MINISTER, SUNDAY DARE ASSURES ATHLETES ON WELFARE
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NIGERIA’S SPORTS MINISTER, SUNDAY DARE ASSURES ATHLETES ON WELFARE

The Minister for Youth and Sports Development   Sunday Dare has assured that the welfare…

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NIGERIA SPORTS MINISTER HARPS ON COMMON GROUND FOR SUCCESSFUL TOKYO 2020 OUTING
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NIGERIA SPORTS MINISTER HARPS ON COMMON GROUND FOR SUCCESSFUL TOKYO 2020 OUTING

Nigeria’s Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare met Thursday with the Ministerial Advisory…

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EDO DEPUTY GOVERNOR TAPS INTO ‘ADOPT A TALENT’ PROGRAMME
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EDO DEPUTY GOVERNOR TAPS INTO ‘ADOPT A TALENT’ PROGRAMME

Nigeria’s preparations to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics got yet another boost on Wednesday as Edo…

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AKURE ALL-COMERS IS SELECTION TRIALS FOR 1ST AFN CLASSICS
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AKURE ALL-COMERS IS SELECTION TRIALS FOR 1ST AFN CLASSICS

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) will use this weekend’s all-comers competition to select the…

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‘MINE WILL BE INTERVENTION, NOT INTERFERENCE’, SAYS SUNDAY DARE AS GEORGE OLAMIDE AFN GETS RECOGNITION
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‘MINE WILL BE INTERVENTION, NOT INTERFERENCE’, SAYS SUNDAY DARE AS GEORGE OLAMIDE AFN GETS RECOGNITION

Sports Minister in Nigeria, Sunday Dare has assured that the ministry will continue to align…

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MASS RESIGNATION AT RUSSIAN ATHLETICS FEDERATION
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MASS RESIGNATION AT RUSSIAN ATHLETICS FEDERATION

BY DAN PALMER. The entire Executive Committee of the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) has resigned…

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TRIAL OF FORMER IAAF BOSS, LAMINE DIACK SUFFERS DELAY
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TRIAL OF FORMER IAAF BOSS, LAMINE DIACK SUFFERS DELAY

The trial of former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine Diack in Paris…

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OVER 150 STUDENTS, ATHLETES LIGHT UP OMU ARAN MINI-MARATHON
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OVER 150 STUDENTS, ATHLETES LIGHT UP OMU ARAN MINI-MARATHON

No fewer than 150 students drawn from public schools in Omu-Aran, Kwara, participated in the…

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ZIK’S 1964 NEW YEAR MESSAGE STILL APT FOR NIGERIA 56 YEARS ON
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ZIK’S 1964 NEW YEAR MESSAGE STILL APT FOR NIGERIA 56 YEARS ON

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. On January 1, 1964, Nigeria’s first president, Nnamdi Azikiwe in a New…

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KENYAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS GOLD MEDALLIST BANNED
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KENYAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS GOLD MEDALLIST BANNED

BY DUNCAN MACKAY. World Half Marathon gold medallist Sammy Kiprop Kitwara is the latest leading…

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THE GOOD, THE BAD OF SPORTS IN 2019
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THE GOOD, THE BAD OF SPORTS IN 2019

BY UDOKA CHRISTIAN NJOKU, PLUS TV AFRICA If there is one thing 2019 has delivered,…

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FROM TEAM SPORTS VILLAGE SQUARE, WE WISH YOU ALLOWED,  A MERRY CHRISTMAS
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OLYMPIC LEGEND, BOLT, TO FEATURE AT TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC STADIUM INAUGURATION
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OLYMPIC LEGEND, BOLT, TO FEATURE AT TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC STADIUM INAUGURATION

BY MICHAEL PAVITT. The Tokyo 2020 New National Stadium will officially open this Saturday with…

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WORLD ATHLETICS BOSS, COE, TIGHTENS NOOSE ON RUSSIA
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WORLD ATHLETICS BOSS, COE, TIGHTENS NOOSE ON RUSSIA

World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has said Russian track and field athletes will not be…

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BADMINTON CHIEFTAIN, FRANCIS ORBIH, HEADS NOC 4-MAN AFN CRISIS RESOLUTION COMMITTEE
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BADMINTON CHIEFTAIN, FRANCIS ORBIH, HEADS NOC 4-MAN AFN CRISIS RESOLUTION COMMITTEE

The National Olympic Committee (NOC) during its board meeting which is part of their Annual…

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JESSE OWENS OLYMPIC GOLD MEDAL SELLS FOR $615,000 IN ONLINE AUCTION
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JESSE OWENS OLYMPIC GOLD MEDAL SELLS FOR $615,000 IN ONLINE AUCTION

BY DUNCAN MACKAY One of the four gold medals that the legendary Jesse Owens won…

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SOUTH AFRICAN WINS VALUEJET REMO 2019 ULTRA MARATHON
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SOUTH AFRICAN WINS VALUEJET REMO 2019 ULTRA MARATHON

Sagamu and Ikenne were on Saturday thrown into excitement as Remo hosted the first ultra…

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SPORTS MINISTRY REACTS TO SITUATION AT ATHLETICS FEDERATION OF NIGERIA
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SPORTS MINISTRY REACTS TO SITUATION AT ATHLETICS FEDERATION OF NIGERIA

With two parallel bodies laying claims to the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), the Ministry…

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