Caretaker committee set up to run badminton in Nigeria
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Caretaker committee set up to run badminton in Nigeria

The path to normalcy in the administration of badminton in Nigeria was on Monday charted…

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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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Election into badminton federation: It’s one good term deserving another!
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Election into badminton federation: It’s one good term deserving another!

In Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) Elections, it was literally a stroll in the park…

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Sports Minister, Sunday Dare assures level playing ground at Wednesday’s sports federations elections
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Sports Minister, Sunday Dare assures level playing ground at Wednesday’s sports federations elections

Nigeria’s youth and sports development Minister, Sunday Dare has remarked that  his ministry will ensure…

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Stage set for elections into Nigeria’s sports bodies
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Stage set for elections into Nigeria’s sports bodies

The Nigeria Ministry of Youth and sports Development  has released the time table  for  election into…

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Olympian, Oby Solaja, donates badminton equipment to Anambra Sports Commission for grassroot programs
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Olympian, Oby Solaja, donates badminton equipment to Anambra Sports Commission for grassroot programs

BY IKENNA NWOKEDI African Champion and Olympian, Oby Edoga Solaja as part of her contribution…

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Tokyo 2020: Disappointment for Nigeria and Africa on Day Four
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Tokyo 2020: Disappointment for Nigeria and Africa on Day Four

African Olympians largely have disappointing outing as the Tokyo 2020 entered Day Four. Nigeria’s women’s…

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Nigeria’s Adesokan loses to Spain’s Azurmendi in Tokyo 2020 badminton
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Nigeria’s Adesokan loses to Spain’s Azurmendi in Tokyo 2020 badminton

Nigeria’s lead women badminton player, Dorcas Adesokan on Monday on Court 3 at the Musashno…

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Badminton: Nigeria loses to Japan in Men’s double
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Badminton: Nigeria loses to Japan in Men’s double

Nigeria’s pair of Godwin Olofua and Opeyori Anuoluwa on Saturday lost 2-0 to Japan’s pair…

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Japan boost Badminton Federation of Nigeria
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Japan boost Badminton Federation of Nigeria

The Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) has received a boost of donation of 80 Rackets…

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Another sports tragedy as  Olympic gold medallist in badminton collapses, dies during casual match
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Another sports tragedy as Olympic gold medallist in badminton collapses, dies during casual match

Indonesian badminton player Markis Kido, an Olympic doubles gold medallist, has died aged 36 from…

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NIGERIA’S BOLAJI WINS HISTORIC GOLD AT THE SPANISH PARA BADMINTON INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
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NIGERIA’S BOLAJI WINS HISTORIC GOLD AT THE SPANISH PARA BADMINTON INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

Nigeria’s Eniola Bolaji made history as the first African to qualify for the final and…

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TOKYO 2020: TEAM NIGERIA  CAMP OPENS AT KISARAZU ON JULY 3RD
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TOKYO 2020: TEAM NIGERIA  CAMP OPENS AT KISARAZU ON JULY 3RD

Nigeria’s Ministry of  Youth and Sports Development has unveiled  a comprehensive plan  for Team Nigeria towards…

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NIGERIA’S SPORTS MINISTER DISSOLVES SPORTS 31 OF 32 FEDERATIONS
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NIGERIA’S SPORTS MINISTER DISSOLVES SPORTS 31 OF 32 FEDERATIONS

Only the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) which has a special status as a parastatal under…

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BADMINTON COMMUNITY MOURN LATE NIGERIAN STAR, BELLO OYEBANJI
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BADMINTON COMMUNITY MOURN LATE NIGERIAN STAR, BELLO OYEBANJI

Badminton Confederation Africa (BCA) and the Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) have expressed great shock…

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AFRICA BEST BADMINTON PLAYERS SHINE IN KWARA TOURNEY
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AFRICA BEST BADMINTON PLAYERS SHINE IN KWARA TOURNEY

There was excitement among badminton enthusiasts on Saturday in Ilorin when the Kwara State veterans…

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QUALIFICATION PERIOD FOR TOKYO 2020 BADMINTON TOURNAMENTS EXTENDED
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QUALIFICATION PERIOD FOR TOKYO 2020 BADMINTON TOURNAMENTS EXTENDED

Reprieve may have come to Nigerian badminton players struggling to make the cut to Tokyo…

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AFTERMATH OF NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL POSTPONEMENT, LAGOS SUSPENDS CAMPING
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AFTERMATH OF NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL POSTPONEMENT, LAGOS SUSPENDS CAMPING

The intensive and highly structured closed-camping activities put in place by the Lagos State Sports…

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OVER 500 ATHLETES GATHER FOR NIGERIA MILITARY GAMES
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OVER 500 ATHLETES GATHER FOR NIGERIA MILITARY GAMES

A record number of 592 athletes drawn   from nine Nigerian military and paramilitary agencies are…

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