Nigeria cancels  Athletics Championship after protest by ‘maltreated’ athletes

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) on Sunday cancelled the All Nigeria Athletics Championship holding in Abuja, following protests by participating athletes over poor welfare. Sunday Adeleye, AFN Technical Director, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), that the decision followed an emergency meeting of the board of the AFN regarding the protest. “The decision

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It’s New Experience Playing For My Dad, Says Nigeria’s New Basketball Sensation Jordan Nwora

By Tiamiyu Nurayn Adeyinka Nigeria’s new basketball superstar, Jordan Nworu is relishing the experience of playing the first time under his father, Nigeria head coach Alex Nwora. Making his debut with Nigeria’s men team last week in Lagos, the 19-year-old forward not only displayed a number of eye-catching plays, but he also established a new

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2018 ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open:  Media Workshop for 10 Nigerian Undergraduates

The Local Organising Committee of the 2018 ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open is organising a media workshop for 10 interested undergraduates (male and female) from tertiary institutions in Nigeria. The participants will undergo a one-day training course as part of the legacies for the 2018 ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open holding at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of

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FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 African Qualifiers: Nigeria Grouped With Senegal, CAR, Cote d’Ivoire In 2nd Round

By Godwin Aikigbe Nigeria have been pitched against Senegal, Central African Republic and Cote d’Ivoire in the Second Round of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup African qualifiers. The former African champions were merged with qualifiers from Group D after waltzing through Group B, winning all second leg, first round matches concluded at Sports Hall

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