Governor Seyi Makinde has taken to his official twitter handle to congratulate Oyo athletes who took part in the just-concluded National Sports Festival which took place in Edo State, Nigeria.He congratulated the athletes for their brilliant performance.The governor revealed that he told the team that with their investment in sports, our target for the next festival is at least one hundred gold medals.
One of Nigeria’s best football player has reportedly completed a multimillion naira sports center in Kaduna State.The professional football player who plays as a forward and left-winger for the Nigeria national team allegedly built the huge sports edifice to train and build more youths in sports and different recreation activities in Nigeria.
Former minister for youths and sports development, Barrister Solomon Dalung is among the prominent personalities expected to grace the closing ceremony of the 20th National sports festival scheduled for tonight.Barrister Dalung, who served as the sports minister in the first term of president Muhammadu Buhari was invited by the Edo state Government under Governor Godwin Obaseki.
Football has been the best sport so far for average Nigerian and the entire world as well.In this article, I'll be unveiling the top largest stadiums in Nigeria.5.
In this write-up, I'll be talking about two legendary sport Commentators in the 80s, Ishola Folorunsho and Ernest Okonkwo.(1) Ishola Folorunsho He was the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation, NBC main man for over 2 decades when him and his colleagues were allowed to commentate on football games played in Nigeria.
By ETTAH EMMANUEL O. Team Cross River State arrived the ancient city of Calabar from the ancient Benin Kingdom. The team left Calabar on the 2nd April 2021 to participate in Nigeria's greatest sports Fiesta. Team Cross River State went to the Sports Festival, Edo 2020 with one of the fewest athletes in the competition (38) who participated in 12 games out of 36 and won a total of 30 medals for Cross River State and finished 12 out of 36 states and FCT Abuja. In an interview with some of the medalists by naijablase.com.
Nigeria has seen great men and women representing the country both locally and internationally.Most of this persons have really made the country very proud due to what they have been able to do due to their hard work.Some of this people have represented Nigeria in the entertainment sector, sport sector and other part.
Anayo Iwuala is the latest Super Eagles player invited to the team.He has made two appearances so far.This morning he was a guest of Brila FM, a Sports Radio in Lagos Nigeria.
The Confederation of Africa Athletics CAA has according to reports told Nigeria that it can still take part in the World Athletics Relays, scheduled for Silesia, Poland.The condition given by the CAA is that the embattled President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria AFN, Ibrahim Gusau must sanction the country's participation.
The handsome ex - Big Brother Naija housemate whose name is Ozomena Chukwu is currently trending on Twitter and across other social media platforms.The reason behind his latest trend is due to his recent blockbuster sport program on a private based radio station in Nigeria.
Biodun Alabi In this age of professionalism in sports,when sports has become one of world's most potent weapons of social and economic mobility, the spirit of money cannot be exorcised from Nigeria's national sports festival.In Nigeria's 60 years of independent existence, some of her richest and influential men and women have come from sports, especially football.
Edo 2021 is the 20th National Sports Festival in Nigeria.The Sports Festival is a biennial Sports Event normally organized by the National Sports Ministry and sponsored by the Federal Government where all the 36 States in Nigeria with the Federal Capital Territory will converge in the hosting with their best athletes.
10-year-old Stephanie Onusiriuka has taken the National Sports Festival by storm since the commencement two week ago.The young lad as won three more medals (2 Silver and 1 bronze medal) for team Anamabra at the ongoing 20th edition of the National Sports Festival (NSF) in Benin City, Edo State.
The President of Authentic Nigeria Football And Allied Sports Supporters Club, ANFASSC, Prince Abayomi Ogunjimi has hailed Sports minister, Sunday Dare and congratulated him on the success of the 20th National Sports Festival which recently came to a climax in Edo State. Prince Ogunjimi noted that the minister showed class and quality by ensuring that the multi sports event will go ahead despite the situation of the world at a time that the Covid-19 pandemic is still at its place. Twice, the Sports festival
As the National Sport Festival kick-start in Edo State today, Opera News Hub writer, AkanoAyubaD brings you some of the prominent reasons why the festival has arrived at an ideal time for all Nigerians.
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There is an old saying which says that "hard work pays."When a man works hard in his field of endeavor, he should get the recognition he deserves.
The feeling of nationalism is indispensable to the notion of nation-building.
SWAN Chairman, Rtn Everest Ezihe announced this during a courtesy call to the Deputy Speaker at his lodge in Owerri, Imo State.
The sports writers association of Nigeria IMO state chapter, yesterday conferred Rt.hon.Amara iwuanyanwu as patron of the association.