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Nigeria at Verge of Losing an Historic, Money-Pouring World Boxing Title Fight as Corruption, Inertia Ground Buhari’s Gov’t
Nigeria at Verge of Losing an Historic, Money-Pouring World Boxing Title Fight as Corruption, Inertia Ground Buhari’s Gov’t

After years of unsuccessful attempts to stage the Guinness World Record Boxing Championships in his .

May 09, 2021, 08:23 AM
Nigeria: Former Sports Minister Says Marginalization, Pauperization of the Youth is Cause of Growing Insecurity
Nigeria: Former Sports Minister Says Marginalization, Pauperization of the Youth is Cause of Growing Insecurity

Solomon Selcap Dalung, Nigeria's Former Minister of Youth and Sports has blamed political colleagues.

Apr 20, 2021, 03:53 AM
Nigeria: Former Sports Minister Says Marginalization, Pauperization of the Youth is Cause of Growing Insecurity
Nigeria: Former Sports Minister Says Marginalization, Pauperization of the Youth is Cause of Growing Insecurity

Solomon Selcap Dalung, Nigeria's Former Minister of Youth and Sports has blamed political colleagues.

Apr 20, 2021, 03:47 AM
Football: Nigerian State Governor Promises Life-Changing Bonuses to Propel Rivers United FC to CAF Cup Win
Football: Nigerian State Governor Promises Life-Changing Bonuses to Propel Rivers United FC to CAF Cup Win

As motivation to gear up players and officials of Rivers United Football Club to win the CAF Confede.

Feb 13, 2021, 03:25 AM
CHAN 2021: Morocco Defends Title Sunday as Cameroon’s Intermediate Lions Crash out to an Embarrassing End
CHAN 2021: Morocco Defends Title Sunday as Cameroon’s Intermediate Lions Crash out to an Embarrassing End

The Guinean intermediate football squad Saturday, February 6 flogged Cameroon’s Intermediate Lions.

Feb 06, 2021, 10:59 AM
CHAN 2020: Cameroon’s First Hosting of Continental Football Tourney in 49 Years Overshadowed by Genocidal War, Covid-19
CHAN 2020: Cameroon’s First Hosting of Continental Football Tourney in 49 Years Overshadowed by Genocidal War, Covid-19

The first major African football tournament organized since the start of the pandemic; the African N.

Jan 26, 2021, 05:02 AM
Nigeria: 19-Year-Old Lagos Athlete Reaps Reward of Excellence, Lands Scholarship in US University
Nigeria: 19-Year-Old Lagos Athlete Reaps Reward of Excellence, Lands Scholarship in US University

At a time the Covid-19 pandemic is ravaging the world, affecting all facets of human endeavours incl.

Jan 07, 2021, 01:24 AM
Nigeria: At 7th Pitch Awards Ceremony, Foreign Based Soccer Stars Sweep All Available Trophies
Nigeria: At 7th Pitch Awards Ceremony, Foreign Based Soccer Stars Sweep All Available Trophies

After several months of delay, the 7th Nigeria Pitch Awards ceremony was finally held Tuesday, Decem.

Dec 23, 2020, 04:28 AM
Nigeria: As Covid-19 Loses Grounds in Africa, Nigeria’s Longest Running Football Awards Comes Alive December 22
Nigeria: As Covid-19 Loses Grounds in Africa, Nigeria’s Longest Running Football Awards Comes Alive December 22

After months of forced postponement due to lockdown declared by the federal government to control th.

Dec 13, 2020, 02:25 AM
Boxing Regains Lost Grounds in Nigeria, Two WBF Titles at Stake on New Year Day 2021 in Lagos
Boxing Regains Lost Grounds in Nigeria, Two WBF Titles at Stake on New Year Day 2021 in Lagos

Two World Boxing Federation (WBF) title bouts will headline GOtv Boxing Night 22, in Lagos, southwes.

Dec 09, 2020, 08:11 AM
Nigerian Rookie Boxer, ‘Baby Face’ Fights His Way into Millionaire Boxing Pros in Just Five Years
Nigerian Rookie Boxer, ‘Baby Face’ Fights His Way into Millionaire Boxing Pros in Just Five Years

A lot of people find it difficult to break even in a sport which people think is dead due to the dea.

Dec 06, 2020, 05:28 AM
Tributes are Pouring in from All over Following the Death of Argentine Football Legend, Diego Maradona
Tributes are Pouring in from All over Following the Death of Argentine Football Legend, Diego Maradona

Argentine football legend, Diego Armando Maradona has died at the age of 60 after a heart attack. He.

Nov 25, 2020, 07:13 AM
FIFA Suspends CAF President Ahmad for Five Years for Financial Impropriety, Ethical Misconduct
FIFA Suspends CAF President Ahmad for Five Years for Financial Impropriety, Ethical Misconduct

A statement issued Monday November 23, on the website of the World Football Governing Body, FIFA sta.

Nov 23, 2020, 06:42 AM
Nigeria: Lagos defies Covid-19, Organizes Popular All-Women Marathon Race
Nigeria: Lagos defies Covid-19, Organizes Popular All-Women Marathon Race

With strict observance of all health protocols, Lagos State Government organized what could be descr.

Nov 22, 2020, 11:36 AM
AFCON Qualifier: Unstoppable Sierra Leone Peg Back Nigeria's Super Eagles in Astonishing Fightback
AFCON Qualifier: Unstoppable Sierra Leone Peg Back Nigeria's Super Eagles in Astonishing Fightback

Leaders Nigeria's Super Eagles squandered a four-goal advantage on Friday at the Samuel Ogbemudia St.

Nov 14, 2020, 12:39 PM
Nigerian Aruna Quadri, Egyptians Saleh and Meshref Lead Africa To Table Tennis World Cup
Nigerian Aruna Quadri, Egyptians Saleh and Meshref Lead Africa To Table Tennis World Cup

Despite finishing as runner’s up at the 2020 Africa Cup of Nations  in Tunisia earlier this year,.

Sep 07, 2020, 03:08 AM
Football: Nigeria Unveils Template for Sharing Covid-19 Palliatives, Set to Announce Coaches for National Teams
Football: Nigeria Unveils Template for Sharing Covid-19 Palliatives, Set to Announce Coaches for National Teams

The Executive Committee of the Nigerian Football Federation has made public how it intends to share .

Aug 11, 2020, 10:09 AM
Unemployment: Sport as a Vessel for Socio-Economic Change in Africa
Unemployment: Sport as a Vessel for Socio-Economic Change in Africa

Africa's unemployment problem has been the subject of so many debates in recent years because the yo.

Aug 10, 2020, 07:04 AM
Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions Finally Get their Promised Homes, but it’s too Late for Some
Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions Finally Get their Promised Homes, but it’s too Late for Some

After a long wait, Cameroon’s 1990 Indomitable Lions would finally get the houses President Paul B.

Aug 08, 2020, 04:48 AM
FIFA Boss in Swiss Prosecutor’s Dragnet over Football Corruption
FIFA Boss in Swiss Prosecutor’s Dragnet over Football Corruption

The world soccer governing body, FIFA would in the days ahead witness a landmark probe into th.

Jul 30, 2020, 07:42 AM
Nigerian Football Star, Asisat Oshoala Blames CAF for Cancelling 2020 Women's Tourney, Welcomes Women African Champions’ League
Nigerian Football Star, Asisat Oshoala Blames CAF for Cancelling 2020 Women's Tourney, Welcomes Women African Champions’ League

The cancellation of the 2020 Africa Women's Football Cup of Nations by the Confederation of African .

Jul 11, 2020, 01:06 AM
Nigeria Set for 100% World Cup Appearance in Cash for Age Grade Teams
Nigeria Set for 100% World Cup Appearance in Cash for Age Grade Teams

  The need to give players, coaches, and officials of junior national teams (male and female) all .

Jun 02, 2020, 05:51 AM
Covid-19 & Football: PWD Bamenda Picks Pandemic Crown, Breaks 58-Year-old-Spell
Covid-19 & Football: PWD Bamenda Picks Pandemic Crown, Breaks 58-Year-old-Spell

The Covid-19 pandemic has paralyzed everyone. Football will undoubtedly suffer and could even see so.

May 18, 2020, 08:24 AM
64-Year-Old Stakes His Life on Guinness World Record as Oldest Man in Boxing Ring
64-Year-Old Stakes His Life on Guinness World Record as Oldest Man in Boxing Ring

A Nigerian boxer, Bashiru Lawrence Ali, who is popularly called Bash Ali, has revealed his determina.

May 18, 2020, 05:38 AM