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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MAURITIUS BADMINTON QUEEN GETS 2-YEAR BAN; TO MISS TOKYO 2020
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MAURITIUS BADMINTON QUEEN GETS 2-YEAR BAN; TO MISS TOKYO 2020

Mauritius badminton player Kate Foo Kune will miss next year’s postponed Olympic Games in Tokyo…

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ABIA’s FIRST LADY DONATES VAN, PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR PARA BADMINTON
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ABIA’s FIRST LADY DONATES VAN, PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR PARA BADMINTON

The First Lady of Abia State, Dr. Mrs. Nkechi Ikpeazu has donated a Toyota Sienna…

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PHASE 2 OF NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL BEGINS ON ABUJA ANNIVERSARY
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PHASE 2 OF NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL BEGINS ON ABUJA ANNIVERSARY

BY KUNLE SOLAJA The National Sports Festival in Nigeria will be held in Benin in…

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WHY THE NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL MUST BE PUT ON HOLD
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WHY THE NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL MUST BE PUT ON HOLD

BY SMARTS EBHODAGHE It is no longer news that the 20th National Sports Festival tagged…

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NIGERIA’S PIONEER SPORTS RADIO OWNER, LARRY IZAMOJE MAKES SPORTS ICON LIST
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NIGERIA’S PIONEER SPORTS RADIO OWNER, LARRY IZAMOJE MAKES SPORTS ICON LIST

Sports journalism received a rare honour in Nigeria as the pioneer owner of sports radio…

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NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT TO HONOUR 60 SPORTS ICONS THIS FRIDAY
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NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT TO HONOUR 60 SPORTS ICONS THIS FRIDAY

All is now set to honour  60 Nigerian sports icons and  personalities that have won laurels …

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SIXTY DIAMOND MOMENTS OF NIGERIAN SPORTS HIGHLIGHT THE 60TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY!
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SIXTY DIAMOND MOMENTS OF NIGERIAN SPORTS HIGHLIGHT THE 60TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY!

BY KUNLE SOLAJA Lead writer of the Sports Village Square takes a peep down memory…

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CHINESE COMPANIES DONATE FACE MASKS, THERMOMETERS TO BFN
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CHINESE COMPANIES DONATE FACE MASKS, THERMOMETERS TO BFN

The Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) has received 4,000 face masks and 11 infrared thermometers…

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NIGERIAN SPORTS RESUME; BUT WITHOUT CROWD ATTENDANCE
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NIGERIAN SPORTS RESUME; BUT WITHOUT CROWD ATTENDANCE

The gates to sporting arenas in Nigeria have been flung open for the first time…

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COVID-19: NIGERIAN SPORTS OPEN WITH BADMINTON
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COVID-19: NIGERIAN SPORTS OPEN WITH BADMINTON

With partial lifting on restriction on sporting activities in Nigeria, badminton players are among the…

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BFN UNVEILS NOLLYWOOD STAR AS BRAND AMBASSADOR
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BFN UNVEILS NOLLYWOOD STAR AS BRAND AMBASSADOR

The Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) has unveiled Nollywood star, Ali Nuhu as its latest…

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GENDER AND CONTINENTAL QUOTAS FOR BADMINTON WORLD FEDERATION COUNCIL APPROVED AT AGM
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GENDER AND CONTINENTAL QUOTAS FOR BADMINTON WORLD FEDERATION COUNCIL APPROVED AT AGM

BY ALI IVESON Proposals introducing gender and continental quotas for representation on the Badminton World…

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NO DATE YET, FOR NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL
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NO DATE YET, FOR NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL

The chairman of Edo 2020 National Sports Festival Committee, Tonobok Okowa has debunked the story…

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BADMINTON BECOMES A SUBJECT OF STUDY AT UNIVERSITY OF PORT HARCOURT
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BADMINTON BECOMES A SUBJECT OF STUDY AT UNIVERSITY OF PORT HARCOURT

Badminton in Nigeria gets a boost as the controlling body; the Badminton Federation of Nigeria…

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BADMINTON FEDERATION OF NIGERIA TO REGISTER PLAYERS ONLINE
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BADMINTON FEDERATION OF NIGERIA TO REGISTER PLAYERS ONLINE

The Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) has finalised preparations for the online registration of all…

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BADMINTON PLAYERS TO KEEP TOKYO OLYMPICS RANKING POINTS EARNED BEFORE CORONAVIRUS SHUTDOWN
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BADMINTON PLAYERS TO KEEP TOKYO OLYMPICS RANKING POINTS EARNED BEFORE CORONAVIRUS SHUTDOWN

Shuttlers will keep ranking points they earned during the original Olympic qualification period before the…

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OLYMPIC BADMINTON CHAMPION, AHMAD RETIRES BEFORE RE-ARRANGED TOKYO 2020
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OLYMPIC BADMINTON CHAMPION, AHMAD RETIRES BEFORE RE-ARRANGED TOKYO 2020

Indonesia’s Rio 2016 Olympic badminton champion Tontowi Ahmad has announced his retirement from the sport…

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NIGERIA’S SPORTS MINISTER, SUNDAY DARE CONGRATULATES OBY SOLAJA ON AFRICAN WOMEN IN BADMINTON AWARD
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NIGERIA’S SPORTS MINISTER, SUNDAY DARE CONGRATULATES OBY SOLAJA ON AFRICAN WOMEN IN BADMINTON AWARD

Nigeria’s Youth and Sports Development Minister Sunday Dare has heaped praises on Mrs. Obiageli  Solaja…

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LAGOS INTERNATIONAL BADMINTON CLASSICS POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19
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LAGOS INTERNATIONAL BADMINTON CLASSICS POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic has taken another global sporting event as victim. This time, it is…

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FRANCIS ORBIH, NIGERIA’S BADMINTON CHIEF MOURNS WEIGHTLIFTING PRESIDENT
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FRANCIS ORBIH, NIGERIA’S BADMINTON CHIEF MOURNS WEIGHTLIFTING PRESIDENT

President of the Badminton Federation of Nigeria, Francis Orbih has condoled with the family of…

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