YOURS IS A CALL TO SERVICE, SPORTS MINISTRY CHIEFTAIN, ADESOLA TELLS NEW AFN HELMSMAN
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YOURS IS A CALL TO SERVICE, SPORTS MINISTRY CHIEFTAIN, ADESOLA TELLS NEW AFN HELMSMAN

Nigeria’s sports ministry’s support for the suspension of the President of Athletics Federation of Nigeria…

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COUNTDOWN TO REMO 2019 IAU AFRICAN CHAMPIONSHIP: OGUNKOYA THANKS OGBA, PREDICTS DOUBLE CELEBRATION
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COUNTDOWN TO REMO 2019 IAU AFRICAN CHAMPIONSHIP: OGUNKOYA THANKS OGBA, PREDICTS DOUBLE CELEBRATION

The African 400m Women record holder, Falilat Ogunkoya has thanked the President of International Association…

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BREAKING: AFN BREAKS AWAY FROM NIGERIA SPORTS MINISTRY!
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BREAKING: AFN BREAKS AWAY FROM NIGERIA SPORTS MINISTRY!

The crisis rocking Nigeria’s athletics body has taken a new dimension as the faction led…

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NIGERIA’S SPORTS MINISTRY SANCTIONS ATHLETICS BOSS REMOVAL
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NIGERIA’S SPORTS MINISTRY SANCTIONS ATHLETICS BOSS REMOVAL

The suspension of the President of Athletic Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Ibrahim Shehu Gusau may…

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SIFAX GROUP JOINS REMO 50KM ULTRA RACE’S SPONSORSHIP TRAIN
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SIFAX GROUP JOINS REMO 50KM ULTRA RACE’S SPONSORSHIP TRAIN

As the days for the Valuejet Remo 50km Ultra Race draw near, more corporate Nigerian…

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ALL SET FOR 2019 NIGERIAN ATHLETICS CONGRESS
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ALL SET FOR 2019 NIGERIAN ATHLETICS CONGRESS

The earlier postponed annual general congress of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) will now…

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PLANS FOR 2020 LAGOS CITY MARATHON UNVEILED
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PLANS FOR 2020 LAGOS CITY MARATHON UNVEILED

The 2020 edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon is guaranteed to be a…

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AFN POSTPONES ANNUAL GENERAL CONGRESS
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AFN POSTPONES ANNUAL GENERAL CONGRESS

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has postponed its annual general congress earlier scheduled to…

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AFRICAN ULTRA RUNNERS PRESIDENT COMMENDS OGUN STATE GOVERNOR,  DAPO ABIODUN
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AFRICAN ULTRA RUNNERS PRESIDENT COMMENDS OGUN STATE GOVERNOR, DAPO ABIODUN

The president of the African Association of Ultra Runners, Chief Solomon Ogba, has commended the…

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JESSE OWENS’ OLYMPIC GOLD MEDAL GOES UP FOR AUCTION
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JESSE OWENS’ OLYMPIC GOLD MEDAL GOES UP FOR AUCTION

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

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KEYSTONE JOINS THE TRAIN FOR VALUEJET REMO ULTRA RUN
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KEYSTONE JOINS THE TRAIN FOR VALUEJET REMO ULTRA RUN

Keystone Bank Limited has signed a major sponsorship deal with Nilayo Sports Management Ltd, the…

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WORLD ATHLETICS SET TO ORGANIZE FIRST EVENT
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WORLD ATHLETICS SET TO ORGANIZE FIRST EVENT

BY DUNCAN MACKAY The Cross Internacional de Soria is set to make a unique piece…

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CHANGE OF NAME AS IAAF BECOMES WORLD ATHLETICS
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CHANGE OF NAME AS IAAF BECOMES WORLD ATHLETICS

As eaarlier reported by www.sportsvillagesquare.com last month just before the World Athletics Championships in Doha,…

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FALILAT OGUNKOYA-OMOTAYO IS NIGERIA’S SOUTH WEST ATHLETICS BOSS
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FALILAT OGUNKOYA-OMOTAYO IS NIGERIA’S SOUTH WEST ATHLETICS BOSS

Reigning African 400m record holder (49.10), Chief Falilat Ogunkoya-Omotayo has been chosen as the chairperson…

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EXCLUSIVE: IAAF CONFIRM RECEIPT OF MISSING MONEY FROM NIGERIA
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EXCLUSIVE: IAAF CONFIRM RECEIPT OF MISSING MONEY FROM NIGERIA

BY LIAM MORGAN. Nigeria has refunded in full a payment it mistakenly received from the…

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2ND CHANNELS TRACK & FIELD TO HOLD NEXT WEEK
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2ND CHANNELS TRACK & FIELD TO HOLD NEXT WEEK

The Main Organising Committee of the Channels Track and Field has announced that the second…

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DUTCH OLYMPIAN JAILED FOR EIGHT-AND-A-HALF YEARS
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DUTCH OLYMPIAN JAILED FOR EIGHT-AND-A-HALF YEARS

BY ALEX BELL Dutch Olympic athlete Madiea Ghafoor has been jailed for eight-and-a-half years for…

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LAGOS CITY MARATHON BECOMES FIRST TO SECURE SILVER LABEL WITHIN FOUR YEARS
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LAGOS CITY MARATHON BECOMES FIRST TO SECURE SILVER LABEL WITHIN FOUR YEARS

BY BABATUNDE ELUDINI. The Access Bank Lagos City Marathon has moved up the ladder from…

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EAST AFRICANS WIN MAIDEN ABEOKUTA 10KM ROAD RACE
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EAST AFRICANS WIN MAIDEN ABEOKUTA 10KM ROAD RACE

It was a carnival as the ancient city of Abeokuta hosted its greates athletics event…

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ABEOKUTA BUBBLES FOR JAC MOTORS 10KM ROAD RACE
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ABEOKUTA BUBBLES FOR JAC MOTORS 10KM ROAD RACE

12 NIGERIAN ATHLETES QUALIFY FOR TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS
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12 NIGERIAN ATHLETES QUALIFY FOR TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has revealed that 12 of its athletes have qualified…

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