Okagbare pulls out of 100m, 200m

• Ethiopian wins first gold medal • LOC salutes Zenith Bank, other sponsors Nigeria’s hopes of winning a medal in both the 100 metres and 200 metres events at the on-going Asaba 2018 African Senior Athletics Championship were dampened yesterday by the decision of star sprinter, Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor to pull out of the events. It […]

Nigerian coaches, officials reject Adeleye as AFN technical director

Nigerian track and field coaches and technical officials yesterday warned against the alleged plans to impose Sunday Adeleye as the technical director/chairman technical sub-committee of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN).Rising from a meeting in Ilorin, venue of the on-going National Youth Games, the athletics technical officials expressed anger and disbelieve at the leadership of […]

D’Tigresses down Guinea, ready for Senegal

It was another glorious day in Mali for Nigeria’s national women basketball team, D’Tigresses, who beat Guinea yesterday to consolidate their hold on top of Group B at the on-going FIBA Afrobasket Championship. The Nigerians recorded a commanding 106 to 33 points victory over Guinea to set the stage for their last game against defending […]