Category: Sports

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 March 19, 2020 the day […]

Dare in Dankaro House for inspection

                                                                                   Dare at Sunday Dankaro Building The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday […]

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 of the Royal African Young […]

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 that the Gov. Bello Matawalle-led […]

NUFC vs Wolves: ARIKIYA gives wards matching-order

By Willy King and Ralph Ekpang  The Acting Technical Adviser of Nasarawa United FC of Lafia, Coach Arikiya Abubarka has ordered his wards to go for three maximum points against Warri Wolves on Monday when both teams squared up against each other in week 16 of the Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL. Breaking his silence […]

2020 Olympic Qualifiers: D’Tigress, to open camp in Belgrade Feb, 1

The senior women’s national Basketball  Team, D’Tigress will open their 2020 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament camp on February 1, 2020 in Belgrade. The team under the tutelage of Otis Hughley will camp for 5 days before they start their campaign against host- Serbia, World Champion- USA and Mozambique with two Olympic tickets on offer. Elizabeth Balogun with […]