Sports Minister Dalung dares IAAF, gives no commitment to repay ‘missing’ $130,000
Mr Dalung, who may not return in the next Buhari cabinet, alleges blackmail.
2019 Okpekpe Race: New Record as Bahrain, Kenya athletes win top prize
There was excitement in the Nigerian category where a couple emerged victorious in male and female categories.
Imperious Nadal blows away Djokovic to land 9th Rome title
Nadal got off to a flying start by whitewashing Djokovic in the opening set.
Sports Minister Dalung keeps mum over IAAF money Nigeria illegally pocketed
A former official says Mr Dalung approved the spending of the money. Two years on, Nigeria has refused to refund the credit transferred in error.
Athletics: Nigeria risks global ban for refusing to refund $130,000 paid to it in error
The IAAF says the cash was wrongfully paid into the account of the AFN since May 17, 2017.
IAAF World Relays: Team Nigeria crumble in Yokohama
Race after race, Team Nigeria crumbled like a pack of cards.
Minister identifies best performing ministry under Buhari
The minister noted that President Buhari had on different occasions personally expressed his satisfaction with the ministry.
Nigeria’s Divine Oduduru runs 2019 world fastest time in 100m, 200m
The new feat is not just a new Personal Best (PB) for Oduduru, it is also a new School Record (SR).
Team Nigeria makes bright start at African U-20 Championships
The country’s athletes won two Gold and one Bronze on the first day of the competition.
Plateau-born athletes win 11th Ibadan City Marathon
Deborah Pam and Istifanos Peter emerged winners of the female and male categories respectively in the 11th edition of the race held on Sunday in Ibadan.
Nigeria’s Israel Adesanya becomes UFC Middleweight Interim Champion
Adesanya who is based in New Zealand beat American Kelvin Gastelum by a unanimous decision.
Nigeria qualifies for first U-19 Cricket World Cup
Nigeria survives in what can be described as the its performance in this tournament.
Cricket: Nigeria U-19 team nears World Cup qualification after win over Tanzania
The sole World Cup ticket is now Nigeria’s to lose having recorded four straight wins over their rivals.
World Cup Qualifier: Nigeria U-19 cricket team thrash Uganda
The team recorded a big upset against tournament favourite Uganda.
Nigeria baseball team set for Olympic qualifiers in Ghana
The team will be travelling to Accra, Ghana on Tuesday.
Cricket: NIGERIA U-19 Team shocks host Namibia in World Cup Qualifier
Nigeria’s next match is on Tuesday against Kenya at Trustco United Cricket Pitch in Windhoek.
Basketball World Cup: Nigeria’s D’Tigers to face Argentina, Russia, Korea
D’Tigers are staging a return to the World Cup for the first time after eight years, having missed out of the 2010 and 2014 editions.
Tennis: Federer books potential semifinal clash against Nadal in Indian Wells
The 37-year-old has won 38 of his 39 service games at the first Masters 1000 tournament of the year.
Federer, Nadal roll into quarter-finals at Indian Wells
Neither Federer nor Nadal have dropped a set in their three matches at Indian Wells.
Over N6 million to be won in first Lagos Media Marathon
Registration is already ongoing for the media race.