Enugu set agog with Bet9ja South East Badminton Championship
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Enugu set agog with Bet9ja South East Badminton Championship

Anambra State was the dominant force as the south eastern teams gathered for badminton contest.…

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Curtain falls on maiden Bet9ja South East Badminton Championship
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Curtain falls on maiden Bet9ja South East Badminton Championship

After three days of intense actions, the Bet9ja South East Badminton Championship will have the…

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Enugu agog as Bet9ja South East Badminton serves off
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Enugu agog as Bet9ja South East Badminton serves off

For the first time ever,  the five eastern states of Nigeria are gathering for a…

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Badminton gets a boost as Community Sport and Educational Development (CSED) Initiative takes sport development to the East
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Badminton gets a boost as Community Sport and Educational Development (CSED) Initiative takes sport development to the East

Community Sport and Educational Development (CSED) Initiative a none governmental organisation which has as its…

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Nigerian sports journalists in the diaspora gather to discuss ‘Future of Nigerian sports’ 
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Nigerian sports journalists in the diaspora gather to discuss ‘Future of Nigerian sports’ 

Former Super Falcons coach Sam Okpodu and  veteran journalist Dr Jonnie Isebor will be among…

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Nigeria’s para badminton player, Eniola Bolaji wins continental award

Nigeria’s Eniola Bolaji who last year stunned the more fancied Ukrainian Oksana Kozyna 18-21,21-14,21-18 in…

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Finally, Badminton Federation of Nigeria gets airborne
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Finally, Badminton Federation of Nigeria gets airborne

The board of the Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) has now attained a cruising altitude…

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Badminton: BFN, Community Sport and Educational Development strike partnership
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Badminton: BFN, Community Sport and Educational Development strike partnership

Sports-inclined NGO, the Community Sport and Educational Development (CSED) has signed a two-year partnership  with the…

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We will make Nigeria great again in badminton, says Orbih
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We will make Nigeria great again in badminton, says Orbih

With normalcy back in the administration and organisation of badminton in the country, the president…

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Normalcy returns to Badminton Federation…Francis Orbih re-elected President
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Normalcy returns to Badminton Federation…Francis Orbih re-elected President

The last of the over 30 sports federations in Nigeria has now been inaugurated as…

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Factbox: Sports react to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine
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Factbox: Sports react to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

 A summary of some measures taken by sports federations following the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC)…

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BREAKING! Nigeria’s Opeyori claim surprise gold at All Africa Badminton Championships
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BREAKING! Nigeria’s Opeyori claim surprise gold at All Africa Badminton Championships

Nigeria’s Anuoluwapo Juwon Opeyori secured unexpected title on Sunday at the All Africa Individual Badminton…

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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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