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Scrabble Heavyweights Lead Battle To 2nd Patrons Cup As MSPL Finale Begins This Friday 

  By  Tayo Ogunseye     World English Language Speaking Scrabble Players Association Championship (WESPAC) winning captain Cyril Umebiye and former African champion Femi Awowade top the list of players who will hunt on the board for honour in the second installment of...

Lagos Women Run: Organisers announce increased cash prizes for participants

  As the countdown to the seventh edition of the Lagos Women Run continues, organisers have announced a massive increase in the cash prizes for the participants.       Tayo Popoola, Coordinator for Lagos Women Run, disclosed to journalists that more winners compared...

MSPL 2022: D’Warriors Dream Of Upset In Division B

By Tayo Ogunseye As the momentum towards the Finale of this season's Mindgames Scrabble Premier League (MSPL) continues to build up, Division B campaigner, D'Warriors said it is hopeful of creating a possible upset at the premium league championship this...

At Least 125 Dead After Crush At Indonesian Football Derby

    At least 125 people have died at an Indonesian Premier League football match after police fired tear gas, leading to a stampede in which fans were trampled and crushed in one of the worst sporting disasters in history.   Approximately 180...

Dominant Ewruje Picks Lekki Scrabble Classics Title

    By Tayo Ogunseye   With an unsual smile playing across his face as he held the silver trophy high above his head, James Ewruje on Saturday confirmed his new status as the champion of the newly rebranded Lekki Scrabble Classics. The Master...

Record 100 Players Storm Lekki For Scrabble Classic Today

By Tayo Ogunseye   In what appears to be an unprecedented subscription for a scrabble tournament in recent times, the Lekki Scrabble Classics has earned a huge milestone as a total of 100 players registered for the event which holds this...

Gusau Succeeds Pinnick As NFF President

  Ibrahim Gusau was on Friday elected the new President of Nigeria Football Federation, succeeding Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick who was in the role for the past eight years.       Until Friday afternoon, debonair Gusau was Chairman of Chairmen of Nigeria Football,...

NFF Elections: Appeal Court Clears Pathway For September 30 Elections In Benin

  By Tayo Ogunseye   All appears to be set for a new board for the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to emerge after an Appeal Court ruling on Thursday set aside a High Court  order which prevented the elections from going ahead...

Russian Olympic Committee secretary general Davydova reported to have fled country

  Anastasia Davydova, the secretary general of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) and a five-time Olympic gold medallist, has fled the country, according to state media.   Davydova's departure from Russia comes in the wake of a partial mobilisation of military reserves...

Nigeria Scrabble Federation Begins Africa Championship Qualifiers In Abuja Today

  By Tayo Ogunseye Nigeria Scrabble Federation will on Wednesday commence the process of selecting 10 players for the 2022 Africa Scrabble Championship which holds in Zambia next month. Nigeria is the current holder of the title which Moses Peter won in...

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Opeyori’s All Africa Badminton Tourney Victory Quite Emotional For Me:...

  Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Nigeria Badminton Federation (NBF) Francis Orbih has said that the unexpected feat of Anuoluwapo Opeyori  at the All Africa Individual...

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