Athletics

Therefore, after a virtual meeting by the National Council of Sports, the National Sports Festival was postponed for the third time with 14th to 28th of February 2021 as the new date.

For the fourth time in 11 months, National Sports Festival Postponed

For the fourth time in eleven months, the National Sports Festival has been postponed, the latest development was announced at a virtual meeting of the National Council...

National Sports Festival: Rivers State owes me 2.3 million naira - Peter Moreno, National Decathlon and Pole Vault Record Holder

National Sports Festival: Rivers State owes me 2.3 million naira – Peter Moreno, National Decathlon and Pole Vault Record Holder

National Record holder in Decathlon and Pole, Peter Moreno, has expressed his displeasure over the debt owed him by the Rivers State Sports Council.   The UK based...

Finalists announced for male and female World Athlete of the year

Finalists announced for male and female World Athlete of the year

Despite the global COVID-19 pandemic that has ravaged the hosting of all sporting related activities, the world athletics governing body has announced the 10 finalists...

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...