Nigerian powerlifting athletes return from Tokyo, here's what Sports Minister Sunday Dare had to say
It was a carnival-like atmosphere at the arrival wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos on Thursday as travelers, workers and passersby suspended whatever they were doing to catch a glimpse of the susccessful Nigerian powerlifters who were returning from Tokyo. Supporters club were present in their numbers with drum and trumpet, singing and dancing to the excitement of the arriving heros who joined in the funfair.
When talking about some of the most developed countries in the world today, The East Asian country Japan will surely be on the podium of recognition. Japan is arguably the fastest growing country in Asia in terms of infrastructure, economic, and human development. When we think of Japan,Tales of samurai, old temples, the tea ritual, kabuk etc may come to our mind, that's all true but Japan is also home to a lot of stunning architectural designs and jam dropping structures.
When boxing fans think of Iron Mike Tyson, they usually think of an unstoppable force during the Heavyweight division's golden period, but Mike Tyson wasn't invincible throughout his career. Mike's defeats came mostly late in his career, when he was past his prime, but he still felt defeat.
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Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, Sultan of Sokoto, says there are ongoing killings that are not reported. He said this at the third Quarter 2021 Meeting of the Intra-Religious Council in Abuja on Thursday. The monarch, who said security situation in the country has taken a downward trend, vowed to keep on speaking the truth to power.
The movie, Money heist is all about a mysterious man known as (The Professor), who recruits a group of eight people, who choose names of cities in the world as their code names, to carry out an ambitious plan that involves entering the Royal Mint of Spain.
The rate of increase in Sport Politics in recent years is really disturbing and it's now becoming a nuisance. We have had several cases of Sport Politics depriving Nigeria of sports talents in diaspora. During the just concluded Olympic games at Tokyo, There were a lot of Nigerian Athletes prevented from representing their countries because of adminstrative anomalies.
Public toilet, in every sense of the word does not sound pleasant to ears despite the importance it plays in easing the inconvenience of general public. Public toilets are synonymous with unhygienic and likely germs-infested facilities. Accessing public toilets is horrific to many people. However, it seems that the trend to make public toilets one of the most pleasant places to people has started in Japan as Kazoo Sato has started designing and developing technologically advanced toilets aptly called "Hi Toilet" for the public in the capital city of Tokyo.
Sometimes life takes a new twist when people are close to glory. For Oluwatobilola Amusan, she was a favorite to win a medal at the Olympic games because of her records before the games. Tobi Amusan could not live up to expectations at the Olympic games and she was truly disappointed.
The season 5 of Spanish Heist movie was released on the 3rd Of September and it only had five episodes, which will be continued in December, 2021. The season 5 of the movie did have a lot of action, but many watchers will be sad to find out that another of their favorite died in the season 5.
After waiting for several months, the biggest and most watched Spanish series all over the world hit the movies screen with a bang and series of question. Money heist is a Spanish series known for its exciting heists that glues one to the seat, season 4 ended in a spectacular fashion has the cast out inspector had finally caught the professor in his hide out.
2021 has been a glorious year for Nigeria in athletics and track and field events. From the Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo to the World Athletics U-20 Championships in Nairobi, Nigeria has made a name for itself. In six weeks, the country has won 19 medals.
An Egyptian paralympian has shocked viewers by playing table tennis with the paddle in his mouth. The Egyptian known as Ibrahim Hamadtou had Lost his both Arms In an Accident. He Inspires Everyone. He has such an indomitable determination and resilience. He didn't look down on his disability and impairments, but still chases after his dreams.
What Money Heist Movies Series Is All About; Money Heist is a spanish movie series that started since 2017, and has continued till now. It currently has six season. It was originally known in Spanish as, “La casa de papel". The movie was created by a man called, Alex Pina.
As the Paralympics 2020 is drawing its curtain, the Nigerian flag has been hoisted at the course of the event. The event had Nigerian para-athletes pulled up sterling achievement, having won ten medals. The medals came from different events like- power-lifting, table tennis, javelin among others at which many broke some world records, with about twenty-two players that graced the event.
Since 1992 when Nigeria first appeared at the Paralympics, the country has won over 80 medals at the games. At the 2020 Paralympics games in Tokyo, Nigeria has ended their campaign with 10 medals. We take a look at the medalists and how they won Team Nigeria clinched its first gold medal when Latifat Tijani won gold in the women's 45k powerlifting event.
TOKYO — North Korea appears to have restarted its main nuclear reactor at Yongbyon in July, a "deeply troubling" sign that the country may be on track to expand its nuclear program, according to a new report by the United Nations' atomic agency. Since early December 2018, there have been no indications that the main plutonium-producing reactor was in operation.
India's wrestling strength was once again shown at the recently concluded Tokyo Olympics. Ravi Kumar Dahiya and Bajrang Punia brought home two medals for the country, a silver and a bronze, respectively. In addition, Deepak Punia came agonizingly close to winning a second medal, only to lose his bronze medal match by a hair.
Many countries of the world participate in the Summer Olympics which hold in every four years. In the far concluded one held in Tokyo, Japan about two hundred and six countries took part in the world's biggest event which was two countries higher than the one held in London in 2012 and the same number of athletes that graced Tokyo 2020, involved in Rio 2016.
The Nigerian team has increased its medal table at the ongoing Paralympic Games in Tokyo. Bose Omolayo, in the women's 79 kg weightlifting event, finished in the number one position with her best lift of 141 kg, which is a new Paralympic Games record. Her gold medal is the second for Nigeria, as the country now has two gold and two bronze medals; they all come in the Powerlifting event.
The 16 greatest cities in human history, from ancient Jericho to modern Tokyo. Cities have played a crucial role in human development for more than 9,000 years. From Jericho, the oldest known city in the world, to Tokyo, the largest city today, cities have served as centers for commerce, technology, education, and culture.