The Nigerian Judo Federation (NJF) says it intends to exceed the National Sports Commission’s expectations and claim at least five gold medals at the All-Africa Games.
A total of 60 boxers will be invited to a training camp by the Nigeria Boxing Federation for the upcoming All Africa Games.
The Nigeria Rugby Federation (NRFF) has made a formal protest to the Supreme Council for Sport in Africa after rugby was removed from the list of events at this year’s All Africa Games (AAG).
Blessing Okagbare will be targeting the long jump discipline at the Lausanne leg of the IAAF Diamond League, which kicks off on Thursday in Switzerland.
Formula One fan favourite Kimi Raikkonen is feeling the heat at Ferrari despite his icy reputation and needs to chill out, according to the Finn's former team mate Felipe Massa.
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
30 June 2015, 15:08
Team Nigeria is hoping to collect 62 gold medal at the upcoming All Africa Games.
Monday, 29 June 2015
29 June 2015, 18:33
The president of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation, Daniel Igali, is backing Nigeria's wrestlers to bring home a pile of gold medals from the upcoming All Africa Games.
Thursday, 25 June 2015
25 June 2015, 16:41
Dodan Warriors basketball club is hoping to return to winning ways when they play Customs in a DSTV Basketball League game on Friday.
25 June 2015, 16:41
Nigerian table tennis has hit a slump as stars Aruna Quadri, Funke Oshonaike and Segun Toriola drop in the latest International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) rankings.
25 June 2015, 18:33
Former national boxing coach Obisia Nwankpa believes Nigeria boxers is severely under-prepared for the upcoming All Africa Games.
25 June 2015, 18:35
Coach of Dodan Warriors basketball club Chris Nomigo is eying making the final four in the current season of the DSTV Premier Basketball League.
25 June 2015, 20:35
National boxing coach Adura Olaleyin says his target at the forthcoming All Africa Games is five gold medals.
25 June 2015, 21:48
Usain Bolt's lack of form combined with his late withdrawal from the Jamaican 100 metres national trials have raised more doubts about the future of the world's fastest man.
Tuesday, 23 June 2015
23 June 2015, 21:23
The president of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) Solomon Ogba has urged home-based athletes to up their game at coming events if they harbor hopes of representing Nigeria at the upcoming IAAF World Championships in August.
23 June 2015, 22:35
The 2017 NBA All-Star game will be played in Charlotte, North Carolina, for the second time, it was revealed.
Monday, 22 June 2015
22 June 2015, 15:32
The president of Nigeria Wrestling Federation expects wrestlers to make a strong challenge for medals at the up-coming All Africa Games and 2016 Olympic Games.
22 June 2015, 15:33
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has kicked off the final stages of its preparation for the looming 2015 All Africa Games and the 2016 Olympic Games by forming 13 sub-committees to handle all required facets of competing at those tournaments.
22 June 2015, 18:19
Nigeria's premier table tennis superstar Aruna Quadri has been promoted by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC).
22 June 2015, 19:32
All Africa Games gold medalist Catherine Ekuta-Ewa believes Nigeria could once again become a powerhouse in the sport of judo.
Friday, 19 June 2015
19 June 2015, 20:48
Angered by "rumors and speculation" swirling around him, two-time Olympic champion Mo Farah said that he has never taken performance-enhancing drugs.
19 June 2015, 22:43
Vettel boosts Ferrari with fastest 2nd practice ahead of Mercedes' Rosberg, with Hamilton 5th