Former Kenya sports minister pays fine to skip jail over Rio 2016 scandal
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Former Kenya sports minister pays fine to skip jail over Rio 2016 scandal

Former Kenyan sports minister Hassan Wario has paid a fine to avoid spending six years…

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Algerian judoka and coach suspended for 10 years over Tokyo 2020 withdrawal to avoid facing an Israeli
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Algerian judoka and coach suspended for 10 years over Tokyo 2020 withdrawal to avoid facing an Israeli

Algeria’s Fethi Nourine and his coach Amar Benikhlef have been suspended for 10 years by…

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IOC president, Bach, blasts! Intention for biennial World Cup “becoming clearer day by day”
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IOC president, Bach, blasts! Intention for biennial World Cup “becoming clearer day by day”

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach insisted he will not “put fuel to the…

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North Korea suspended from IOC for Tokyo 2020 no-show
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North Korea suspended from IOC for Tokyo 2020 no-show

 North Korea has been suspended from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) until the end of…

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Sports Minister, Amokachi Welcome Heroic Paralympians
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Sports Minister, Amokachi Welcome Heroic Paralympians

Youth and Sports Development Minister Sunday Dare and the Special Assistant on Sports to President…

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Sports minister salutes Team Nigeria Paralympians
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Sports minister salutes Team Nigeria Paralympians

Youth and Sports Development Minister, Sunday Dare has applauded Nigeria’s contingent to the ongoing Paralympic…

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Former IOC president Jacques Rogge dies at 79
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Former IOC president Jacques Rogge dies at 79

Former International Olympic Commitee (IOC) president Jacques Rogge has died at the age of 79.…

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Afghanistan IOC member Samira Asghari calls for help to evacuate country’s female athletes
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Afghanistan IOC member Samira Asghari calls for help to evacuate country’s female athletes

Afghanistan’s International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Samira Asghari has pleaded for help to evacuate the…

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Tokyo 2020 coach dies in quarantine
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Tokyo 2020 coach dies in quarantine

Huang Guohui – who coached Vietnam’s swimming team at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here…

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Nigeria sports ministry  to investigate missed tests by Olympic athletes
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Nigeria sports ministry to investigate missed tests by Olympic athletes

Nigeria’s  Minister of Youth and Sports Development, . Sunday Dare has constituted a committee to…

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Nigeria Athletics Federation raise alarm over fake news
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Nigeria Athletics Federation raise alarm over fake news

 The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has alerted Nigerians to a fake video circulating on…

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Britain to lose Olympic silver medal over Nigerian – born British athlete, Ujah’s doping
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Britain to lose Olympic silver medal over Nigerian – born British athlete, Ujah’s doping

Britain’s silver medal from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in the men’s 4×100 metres relay could…

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Twenty eight day quarantine for returning Olympians in Australia
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Twenty eight day quarantine for returning Olympians in Australia

South Australia’s government on Thursday (Aug 12) said it would not back down on its…

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This is my story: Sunday Dare speaks on Tokyo 2020
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This is my story: Sunday Dare speaks on Tokyo 2020

Nigeria’s minister of sports, Sunday Dare has broken his silence on the happenings in the…

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Sayonara Tokyo, bonjour Paris: Olympic focus switches to 2024
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Sayonara Tokyo, bonjour Paris: Olympic focus switches to 2024

Sayonara Tokyo, bonjour Paris. Thousands of people partied in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower on…

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Tributes and empty stands as Tokyo 2020 closes; US tops medal tally with 39 golds
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US edges out China on final medals table
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US edges out China on final medals table

The United States has won the most medals at the Tokyo Olympics and will be…

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Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge retains men’s marathon gold
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Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge retains men’s marathon gold

Eliud Kipchoge became only the third man to win consecutive marathon golds at the Olympics…

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Since Nigeria’s historic win…for the 25th year running, Europe misses Olympic Games’ football gold medal
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Since Nigeria’s historic win…for the 25th year running, Europe misses Olympic Games’ football gold medal

Since Nigeria broke the European domination of the football event at the Olympic Games 25…

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Tokyo 2020 has shown the Covid-19 pandemic can be beaten
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Tokyo 2020 has shown the Covid-19 pandemic can be beaten

A leading Olympic Games health adviser said on Saturday (Aug 7) that Tokyo 2020 had…

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Onikeku named AFN Technical Director
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Onikeku named AFN Technical Director

Former Nigeria track and field international and a World Athletics Level 1 coach, Samuel Onikeku…

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