Nigeria, 14 others for ITTF Africa Western Region Challenge
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Nigeria, 14 others for ITTF Africa Western Region Challenge

Nigeria as hosts will lead 14 other African countries to the second edition of the ITTF…

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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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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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Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri sets new record, rises to 15 in ITTF ranking
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Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri sets new record, rises to 15 in ITTF ranking

Nigeria’s Quadri Aruna has set a new African record as the first player from the…

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Nigeria’s Oshodi cleared for ITTF VP post
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Nigeria’s Oshodi cleared for ITTF VP post

World’s table tennis ruling body, the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), has confirmed Nigeria’s Wahid…

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China’s Chen hits back at critics after winning Tokyo table tennis gold
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China’s Chen hits back at critics after winning Tokyo table tennis gold

China’s Chen Meng hopes this will be the start of “my own era” after she…

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‘No retirement yet’, yells seven-time Olympian, Funke Oshonaike
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‘No retirement yet’, yells seven-time Olympian, Funke Oshonaike

According to BBC, Nigerian table tennis player Funke Oshonaike remains proud of her efforts in…

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Egypt’s Omar Assar assails Aruna’s limit
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Egypt’s Omar Assar assails Aruna’s limit

Egypt’s Omar Assar has equaled Quadri Aruna’s Olympic Games record as the second African player…

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America’s Zhang Lily ousts Nigeria’s Edem Offiong in table tennis
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America’s Zhang Lily ousts Nigeria’s Edem Offiong in table tennis

Nigeria’s Edem Offiong has crashed out of the ladies’ singles of the table tennis event…

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Funke Oshonaike crashes out of Olympics
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Funke Oshonaike crashes out of Olympics

On the Table 2 at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium, Nigeria’s Funke Oshonaike fell badly 1-4 to…

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Nigeria at Tokyo 2020 Olympics: The shift from competitors to Olympic medal contenders
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Nigeria at Tokyo 2020 Olympics: The shift from competitors to Olympic medal contenders

Tokyo 2020 could herald the start of a new reign for Africans across multiple sports…

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Mati, Odusanya Rule at Lagos Top 16 Invitational as Bello’s Reign End
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Mati, Odusanya Rule at Lagos Top 16 Invitational as Bello’s Reign End

The dominance of Fatimo Bello of G20 in the women’s singles came to an end…

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Nigeria’s top table tennis stars get June 12 date
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Nigeria’s top table tennis stars get June 12 date

The best table tennis players across the country will converge in Lagos on June 12…

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FIFA, NFF and other sports bodies blanked out of Twitter in Nigeria
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FIFA, NFF and other sports bodies blanked out of Twitter in Nigeria

Less than 12 hours after the Nigerian government announced an indefinite suspension of twitter in…

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Bello, Odusanya to Renew Rivalry at Lagos Top 16 Invitational Challenge
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Bello, Odusanya to Renew Rivalry at Lagos Top 16 Invitational Challenge

Two of the best female table tennis players in the country Fatimo Bello of G20…

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ITTF confirms Aruna’s qualification for Tokyo 2020
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ITTF confirms Aruna’s qualification for Tokyo 2020

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) on Tuesday June 1, confirmed the eventual qualification of…

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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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ARUNA QUADRI TRUDGES ON AT WORLD TABLE TENNIS STAR CONTENDER
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ARUNA QUADRI TRUDGES ON AT WORLD TABLE TENNIS STAR CONTENDER

Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri continued his good run at the ongoing World Table Tennis (WTT) Star…

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NIGERIA’S OLAJIDE OMOTAYO SET AFRICAN RECORD AT WORLD TABLE TENNIS
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NIGERIA’S OLAJIDE OMOTAYO SET AFRICAN RECORD AT WORLD TABLE TENNIS

Nigeria’s Olajide Omotayo has set a new African record at the first official World Table…

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