Athletics

60 Sporting icons for Nigeria’s 60th Independence celebrations – Sunday Dare

60 Sporting icons for Nigeria’s 60th Independence celebrations

The Minister of Youths and Sports , Sunday Dare , has announced that for the forth coming sixtieth Nigeria Independence celebration , the sports ministry  would partner...

Solomon Dalung expressed disappointment over the hijack of “adopt an athlete” initiative of Olajide Fashikun

Solomon Dalung expressed disappointment over the hijack of “Adopt an Athlete” initiative of Olajide Fashikun

The immediate past Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung has expressed his disappointment over the theft of the intellectual property of the late Sports...

World Athletics Unveils Eligibility Criteria for $500,000 Fund for Athletes

World Athletics Unveils Eligibility Criteria for $500,000 Fund for Athletes

The world is experiencing financial hardship due to lockdown caused by the Coronavirus pandemic since December that the virus started in Wuhan, China. All sporting...

“Only 50 Athletes benefited from N11m COVID-19 palliative fund” - Former hurdler, Moses Oyiki

‘Only 50 Athletes benefited from N11m COVID-19 palliative fund’ – Former hurdler, Moses Oyiki

Since the Sport Minister, Sunday Dare, doled out N11 million naira as a palliative measure for athletes through the “Athlete Relief Fund “to ease the effect of the...

Edo 2020: Lagos Athletes protest non-payment of Abuja 2018 awards and non-disclosure of Edo 2020 awards

Edo 2020: Lagos Athletes protest non-payment of Abuja 2018 awards and non-disclosure of Edo 2020 awards

Lagos athletes are protesting the non-payment of awards of the 19th National Sport Festival that took place in Abuja by the Lagos State Sports Commission. As early as 6...

Uganda Police Officer breaks world 5km record in Monaco

Uganda Police Officer breaks world 5km record in Monaco

Pending the usual ratification procedures by the officials of World Athletics , Uganda Police Officer and winner of the 10,000m race in Doha , Joshua Cheptegei  has set...