Category: Sports

NVF invites eight players for 2nd phase Olympics qualifiers

  By Raphael Ekpang The Nigeria Volleyball Federation has invited eight male beach volleyball players to camp in preparation for CAVB Continental CUP and 2nd Round Phase Olympics Qualifier scheduled to hold between 19th and 23rd March 2020 in Mozambique The Chairman, Media & Publicity of NVF, Kehinde Lamidi said the […]

Match Fixing: Siasia insists he is innocent

By Willy King The former Super Eagles Coach, Samson Sisia has insisted that he never fixed nor  collected bribe  from anybody on any match rather he only negotiated  terms after being headhunted by someone who approached him for a coaching job. Meanwhile, the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) has fixed […]

Royal Awards: Dare pledges support for Ooni youth project

Minister of sports, Sunday Dare, Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, Dr. Fahad AL-Taffaq, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador to Nigeria in a group photograph with the award recipients By Raphael; Ekpang  The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, has advocated for the institutionalisation […]

Zamfara govt. plans new stadium to boost sports dev.

The Secretary to Zamfara  State Government, Alhaji Bala Bello, has revealed that the state government will construct a new stadium to enhance the state’s participation in sporting activities. Bello made this known in Gusau during an inspection tour of ongoing renovation work on the Sardauna Stadium on Monday. He said […]