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FG Appoints John Mikel Obi Youth Ambassador

The Federal Federal Government has appointed erstwhile Super Eagles skipper, John Mikel Obi as Youth Ambassador to inspire young Nigerian to strive for excellence. The event which took place at the NOC secretariat, National Stadium, Surulere Lagos on Friday is another of the Minister’s initiative geared towards driving a vibrant …

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Stakeholders Praise HFN As Nigeria Qualifies Africa Women Handball Championship

Stakeholders in the Nigeria Handball Family have expressed their excitement as Nigeria qualifies for the quarter final of the Africa Women Handball Championship in Cameroon. Mr. Chimezie Asiegbu, the Secretary General of the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation of Nigeria but a former Handball player and important stakeholder of handball, praised …

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Tonobok Okowa eye AFN Top sit, Vow to transform the Federation

Chairman of the Delta Sports Commission, DSSC, Chief Tonobok Okowa, has vowed to transform the Athletics Federation of NIgeria if voted as the President  in the forthcoming election in Abuja. Tonobok who has continue winning all Sports festival since his resumption into office, also said restoration of peace and getting …

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IOC welcomes Pfizer and BioNTechs donation of vaccines to teams heading for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020

IOC welcomes Pfizer and BioNTechs donation of vaccines to teams heading for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 As part of the plans to ensure safe and secure Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) …

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Hon. Minister of Youth and Sports Development Sunday Dare, Dissolution of Boards of National Olympic Sports Federations

In keeping with the Olympic Charter which stipulates a 4 year tenure for all Sports Federations Boards, the tenure of the National Olympic Sports Federations in Nigeria have come to an end.   There is a need for a transition from the old Boards to the new one. Within the last …

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