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NFF Finally Drop Chile, Morocco Friendlies

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have finally agreed with Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr to drop their idea of a final build-up match for the team on June 9 in Austria. With that date hanging just a week before the Eagles line out against Croatia in their first match of Russia 2018, Rohr never took a fancy to the NFF’s ...

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African Wrestling Championships: Team Nigeria Leads With 21 Medals

… Cadets Impress On Day 2 Team Nigeria is currently riding high as the African Wrestling Championship gathers momentum in the Garden City of Port Harcourt. At the last count, the Nigerian side has garnered 21 medals to top the table. Out of that the team has nine gold medals and officials of the team assured that the team will ...

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African Wrestling Championships: Ukoro, Balogun Deliver Gold For Team Nigeria on Opening Day

Ukoro Peter handed Nigeria a surprise gold medal in the 55kg Greco-Roman event for cadet wrestlers on Day 1of the 2018 African Wrestling Championships in Port Harcourt. The youngster from Bauchi State defeated Omar Adel Abdelazi of Egypt, 4-0 in final. “I feel very glad and happy about it,” he said, after his victory. “It was awesome but enjoyable because ...

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NBBF Unveils List For Commonwealth Games

The Nigeria Boxing Federation, sequel to  instructions from the Federal Ministry of Sports to Federations with athletes in National Camps to submit their  final list of athletes to represent the country at the Commonwealth Games, in other to finalise their travelling  arrangement, will on the Tuesday the 13th and Friday 16th of February hold two Trials to get the final ...

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LBA Nominates 8 For January NPFL Awards

The League Bloggers Awards (LBA) has named eight nominees to vie for the Player and Manager awards in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) for January. Kennedy Boboye of Plateau United, Duke Udi of Sunshine Stars, Akwa United’s Abdu Maikaba and Ibrahim Musa of Kano Pillars make the shortlist for the manager’s award. The player’s award category has Samad Kadiri ...

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LaLiga, NWFL Join Hands To Improve Women’s Football

The Sports Association of the national Spanish Football Competition LaLiga de Fútbol Profesional (LaLiga) and the Nigerian Women’s Football League (NWFL), have signed a memorandum of understanding to help bolster the women’s football game in Nigeria. The exclusive agreement between the two football league bodies is aimed at promoting gender equality in sports through the integration of women in football ...

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90 Nigerian Wrestlers Red Hot For African Championship

…Iyaye, Igali, Sirawoo So Sure The African Senior Wrestling Championship has officially taken off in the Garden City of Port Harcourt, with Nigeria presenting the largest contingent of 90 wrestlers who will compete in the free style and Greco Roman events. Close to 40 African countries are expected to be part of the largest wrestling fiesta in the continent with ...

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Ogun Govt. Offers Dorcas Adesokan Job

……..PROMISES TO BANKROLL  TRIPS FOR COMPETITIONS ……..UNFOLDS PLAN TO REVIVE GATIG FOR TALENTS DISCOVERY The Reigning Africa’s Badminton Queen, Dorcas Adesokan has been offered an automatic employement by the Ogun State Government who also promised to bank roll the player’s trips for various major local and international competitions to sustain her top rating in Nigeria and on the continent, ahead ...

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NFF, Cadbury In Fresh Sponsorship Romance

The Nigeria Football Federation and Cadbury Nigeria Plc are set to exchange signed documents that have now conferred on the beverage company’s product, Tom Tom, the title of ‘Official Candy of the Super Eagles’.  It  was the title they were recognized with  enrout, Brazil 2014 World Cup. Listed on the Nigeria Stock Exchange since February 1976, Cadbury Nigeria Plc is ...

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African Wrestling Championships: Oborodudu Confident Of Winning 8th Successive Title

Blessing Oborodudu says she is confident of claiming an 8th successive continental gold medal at the 2018 African Wrestling Championships in Port Harcourt. The 7-time African wrestling Champion, who is seeking an 8th title, will have to do so in a new weight category, 68 kg. She formerly competed in the 63 kg class. Nonetheless, she told Nigeria Wrestling Federation ...

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