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Sports Minister Endorses Sportsville Award! …Says Initiative Aligns With His Vision

Sports Minister, Sunday Dare, has commended the organisers of the annual Sportsville Special Recognition Award for its credibility and for creating a forum to celebrate those at the forefront of sports development in the nation. According to the Minister, recognition...

Sportsville Award: Brila, Complete Sports, Adna Hotel Are Official Partners

This year’s edition of Sportsville Recognition Award has received a big boost with partnership deals coming from reputable media and hospitality organisations. The Chief Executive Officer of Sportsville, Hon. Frank Ilaboya disclosed yesterday that Brila 88.9 Fm, Complete Sports and...

Sunday Dare Handover Ahmadu Bello Stadium to Kaduna State Government

The Minister of Sports and Youth Development Sunday Dare on Friday, in his office at the Federal Secretariat, Abuja received His Excellency, the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El Rufai for deliberations on the handover of the Ahmadu...

Govs Diri, Sanwo-Olu, Betsy Obaseki, Ekeji, Others To Receive Sportsville Award

Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, wife of Edo State Governor, Mrs Betsy Obaseki and former Director General (DG) of the defunct National Sports Commission (NSC), Dr Patrick Ekeji, are among 14 sports personalities...

NOC Set Dec.15 For Elective Congress In Jalingo

  The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has set the date for its elective congress that will see the election of a new board. A new executive committee for the Nigeria Olympics Committee (NOC) will be elected in Jalingo, Taraba state capital...

World Athletics confirms May 27, 2023 date for Okpekpe 10km road race

World Athletics has confirmed that the ninth edition of the Okpekpe international 10km road race will hold on Saturday May 27, 2023 in Okpekpe town near Auchi in Edo state. The race, the first road running event to be granted...

Games Village, G-Ranks top 2nd phase of 2022 National Beach Volleyball Tour

Games Village and G-Ranks are topping the men and women's table standing at the end of the 2022 National Beach Volleyball Tour in Abuja on Monday. Games Village beat Kada Kings 2-0 (21-12,21-12) to maintained a 100 percent unbeaten record...

IOC/NOC Sports Management Course- 6th Edition, Third Module Kick-starts In Lagos

  The third module of the 6th edition of the Advanced Sport Management Course commenced on Tuesday 15th and will run till Thursday, 17th November, 2022 at the Nigeria Olympic Committee, NOC Conference Room, National Stadium in Lagos, Nigeria. Declaring the...

Paris 2024 mascots revealed as Phrygian caps – cute ideals of liberty to power...

Mascots for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic have been revealed here today and are based on the enduring idea of liberty, taking the form of Phrygian caps, the headwear that has symbolised freedom for the French for centuries.   But while...

Journalist jailed for waving colonial flag when celebrating Hong Kong’s Olympic gold

A female journalist has become the first person to be jailed for breaking Hong Kong’s national anthem law after waving a British colonial-era flag to celebrate Cheung Ka Long’s fencing gold medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.   Paula Leung has...