Category: Other Sports

BFN Holds Training Course For Umpires

The Technical Committee of the Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) in collaboration with the Caretaker Committee of the Badminton Umpires Association of Nigeria have...

Port-Harcourt To Host African Badminton Championships

The resurgence of badminton in Nigeria got another boost as the Badminton Confederation of Africa (BCA) granted Nigeria the hosting right for the 2019 edition of the All...

Team Nigeria Defends Badminton Crown In Cote D’ivoire

It was pomp and pageantry as curtains fall at the 2018 edition of the Côte d’Ivoire International Badminton Championship. Team Nigeria which entered for only 4 of the...

D’Tigers Hold First Training As Diogu, Zanna, Aminu Arrive

D’Tigers held their first training session ahead of the 2019 FIBA Men’s World cup qualifiers at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium in Lagos under the...

HFN Disbands Senior Men National Team

The board of the Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN), has disbanded the men senior national team. The Secretary General of the Federation, Alhaji Haruna Maigidansanma,...

Asaba 2018: 25 Countries Enter For African Senior Athletics Championships

The 21st African Senior Athletics Championships to be hosted in Asaba, Delta State from August 1-5, 2018, is set to be the biggest ever as projections of athletes’...

2018 Prudent Energy Handball Premier League – DAY 1 REVIEWS

Niger United made a winning start to their campaign in the maiden Prudent Energy Handball Premier League as they defeated Owena Kings 47-23 in the opener day at the...

Why Senator Dino Melaye’s Younger Brother, Others Were Remanded In Kuje Prison

A court in Abuja has ordered that a brother to Senator Dino Melaye, Samuel Melaye and three others be remanded in Kuje prison, Abuja for allegedly aided the Senator to...

Bayelsa State Governor Rewards Victorious Wrestlers From Gold Coast

Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson has doled out millions of naira to the victorious Bayelsa contingents to the Common Wealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia....

Prudent Energy Handball Premier League kicks off on Friday in Abuja

The Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN) have unveiled Prudent Energy, as the new sponsor of the first phase of the Premier League that will hold from April 27- May 6 in...

2017 ITTF Challenge: Omotayo leads Nigeria contingent at Belgium Open

Italy-based Olajide Omotayo will lead two other Nigerians to the 2017 ITTF Challenge Belgium Open which serves off on Tuesday October 31 in Former international, Kazeem...

Access Bank Lagos Marathon: GAC Motor car prize ignites prep for 10 km race

There are indications that winners of the men and women 10 km race, to be introduced in the 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, will smile home with brand new cars,...

THE NIGERIA MASTERS: Cameroonian Ebela leads the pack after Day 1

Desire Ebela leads by 1 shot after day 1 of NIGERIA MASTERS. The Cameroonian scored three under par, the best round of the day with 69, followed by Issa Nlareb with two...

Solomon Dalung To Commission National Stadium Swimming Pool on Friday

The newly renovated National Stadium swimming pool Complex will be formally commissioned on Friday October 27 by the Honorable Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister...

NBBF holds FIBA statistics training/certification after 13 years

For the first time in 13 years, a 2-day intensive statistics course and certification was conducted and concluded on Monday by the Federation of International Basketball...