Category: Other Sports

2017 ITTF Nigeria Open: Indian star aiming to replicate Belgium feat in Lagos

……LOC selects media interns Sathiyan Gnanasekaran is the second Indian after Sharath Achanta to have won an ITTF Tour title after his triumph at the 2016...

2018 AWC Bid: Nigeria can host Africa – Igali tells United World Wrestling President

President of Nigeria Wrestling Federation, Daniel Igali has described the visit of the President of United World Wrestling – Africa as a major turning point for...

Ministry Release Electoral Committee Members for June 13 Sports Federations Polls

The Ministry of Youth and Sports has released a list of committee members for Elections into the National Sports Federations. Each Federation will have a Chairman and...

Table Tennis: We must back our sports talents with more funding – Enitan Oshodi

President of Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF), Wahid Oshodi is passionate about youth development and this has been doing with sponsoring of series of junior...

Africa Badminton Championship: Nigeria beat Mauritius & face Algeria on Tuesday

Nigeria’s hope of advancing at the ongoing Africa Badminton Championship got a huge boost on Monday as the team bounced back from opening day defeat to South...

Gideon confident of Nigeria success at Africa Badminton Championship in S’ Africa

Nigeria’s badminton team are confident they can emerge champions at this year’s Africa Badminton Championship in South Africa scheduled to hold from 16th to...

2017 National Sport Festival: Four States Move To Snap Kogi-Born Taekwondo Athlete

By Kuti Dare There are strong indications that Paul Kolade a Taekwondo athlete may likely dump Kogi state for other scouting states ahead of the 2017 National Sports...

Athletics Federation of Nigeria Holds All-Comers Event in Port Harcourt

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has concluded arrangements to host an All-Comers Event on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at the High-Performance Center, Port...

Sunshine Queens – Ibom Angels Preview: Ondo Gov’s Wife To Cheer Host To Victory

Wife of Ondo state governor, Mrs. Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu will be the special guest of honour as Sunshine Queens host Ibom Angels to victory in the Nigeria Women Premier...

COD United Ladies, Capital City Doves out of Nigeria Women Premier League

City of David United Ladies and Capital City Doves will not feature in 2016/2017 Nigeria Women Premier League season when it commences on Saturday, March 25. The two...

I’ll make Nigeria women’s league marketable and competitive, says Aisha Falode

Head of the Nigeria Women Football League, Aisha Falode has pledged to make the country’s women championship more competitive and a marketable brand to attract...

Zamfara 1-0 Kogi United: Abass’ strike hands Confluence Boys’ losing start in Gusau

Kogi United started their 2017 Nigeria National League season on a losing note following a 1-0 defeat against FC Zamfara at the Sardaunna Memorial Stadium on Saturday....

Tragic: Crocodile kills footballer in Africa

A football club in Mozambique is in mourning after one of their players was tragically killed by a crocodile. Estevao Alberto Gino, 19, who played for amateur club...

36 States’ Director of Sports meet in Ilorin for 2017 National Youth Games

The meeting of all the 36 states Director of Sports in the Federation will hold Tomorrow Thursday, 15th of March 2017, at the State Banquet hall, opposition Government...