Nigeria’s Commonwealth gold medallist Nwokocha provisionally suspended for doping
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Nigeria’s Commonwealth gold medallist Nwokocha provisionally suspended for doping

Nigerian sprinter Nzubechi Grace Nwokocha, who won gold in the 4x100m relay at this year’s…

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After Birmingham 2022, Commonwealth Games face uncertain future
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After Birmingham 2022, Commonwealth Games face uncertain future

Birmingham rock icons Black Sabbath fittingly capped a buzzing fortnight in England’s second city at…

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Birmingham 2022 winners, Australia first to hit 1000 gold milestone
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Birmingham 2022 winners, Australia first to hit 1000 gold milestone

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. As the curtain fell on the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, Australia, the…

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Birmingham 2022 proves it’s woman’s world in Nigeria 
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Birmingham 2022 proves it’s woman’s world in Nigeria 

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. With the Commonwealth Games winding up this Monday in Birmingham, Nigeria have…

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Hours to closing ceremony, 10 athletes declared missing at Birmingham 2022
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Hours to closing ceremony, 10 athletes declared missing at Birmingham 2022

Ten members of crisis-hit Sri Lanka’s Commonwealth Games contingent in Birmingham have disappeared in a…

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Breaking! Tobi Amusan inspires Nigeria to relay gold!
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Breaking! Tobi Amusan inspires Nigeria to relay gold!

Shortly after winning her individual gold medal in the 100m hurdles, Nigeria’s golden girl, Tobi…

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BREAKING: Golden girl made it again! Tobi Amusan wins 100m hurdles gold
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BREAKING: Golden girl made it again! Tobi Amusan wins 100m hurdles gold

She just can’t stop making records and breaking old records. Just as she did some…

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Golden throw as Onyekwere becomes first Nigerian woman winner at  Commonwealth Games Discus event
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Golden throw as Onyekwere becomes first Nigerian woman winner at  Commonwealth Games Discus event

Reigning African Games and African Championships champion, Chioma Onyekwere saved her best for the last…

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AFN unveils brand new kits for athletes
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AFN unveils brand new kits for athletes

When the track and field events begin at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, the Nigerian…

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Birmingham 2022 Update: Weightlifting gives Nigeria another medal
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Birmingham 2022 Update: Weightlifting gives Nigeria another medal

Nigeria has gotten yet another podium finish as Edidiong Joseph Umoafia wins bronze medal in men’s 67kg…

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Campaign to “save our bull” launched as Birmingham 2022 Opening Ceremony star becomes instant icon
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Campaign to “save our bull” launched as Birmingham 2022 Opening Ceremony star becomes instant icon

Birmingham City Council Leader Ian Ward has promised to try to save the iconic raging…

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Olarinoye wins Nigeria’s first medal, a gold at Birmingham 2022
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Olarinoye wins Nigeria’s first medal, a gold at Birmingham 2022

After two days of competition, Nigeria entered the medals table after Adjat Adenike Olarinoye won…

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Ghanaian boxer is the first to fail anti-doping test at Birmingham 2022
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Ghanaian boxer is the first to fail anti-doping test at Birmingham 2022

Ghanaian boxer Shakul Samed is out of the Commonwealth Games after failing a drugs test.…

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Kit problems not new with Nigerian teams at major events
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Kit problems not new with Nigerian teams at major events

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. On the day Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games began, it came to light…

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Again, Nigerian officials let Nigeria down over kits at Birmingham 2022
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Again, Nigerian officials let Nigeria down over kits at Birmingham 2022

The familiar occurrence of Nigerian teams appropriately kitted has again resurfaced as Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games get…

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Birmingham opening ceremony breathes life into doomed Games
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Birmingham opening ceremony breathes life into doomed Games

A Commonwealth Games that once appeared doomed exploded into life with a dazzling opening ceremony…

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All you need to know about the Commonwealth Games
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All you need to know about the Commonwealth Games

The Commonwealth Games opens this Thursday night in Birmingham as the 22nd edition of the competition. Sports Village…

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Behold, Nigeria’s 94 athletes to Birmingham 2022
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Behold, Nigeria’s 94 athletes to Birmingham 2022

All eyes will be on Team Nigeria as the Commonwealth Games open in the City…

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As Commonwealth Games begin tonight, Nigeria’s star athletes, Amusan, Brume land in Birmingham
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As Commonwealth Games begin tonight, Nigeria’s star athletes, Amusan, Brume land in Birmingham

FROM KOLA DANIEL Fresh from their inspiring performances at the just concluded World Athletics Championships…

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Embattled UK Prime Minister Johnson set to miss Birmingham 2022 Opening Ceremony today
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Embattled UK Prime Minister Johnson set to miss Birmingham 2022 Opening Ceremony today

United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to miss the Opening Ceremony of the…

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Blow to England at Commonwealth Games as Dina Asher-Smith withdraws with ‘light hamstring strain
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Blow to England at Commonwealth Games as Dina Asher-Smith withdraws with ‘light hamstring strain

England’s Dina Asher-Smith has withdrawn from the Commonwealth Games with a “light hamstring strain”. Asher-Smith…

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