ITTF ‘ll Discuss Way Forward – Oshodi

By Joel Ajayi Vice-President of Africa Table Tennis Federation (ATTF), Waheed Enitan Oshodi has disclosed that top officials of the

Minister of Sports Launches Support Oyo Campaign To Fight Against COVID-19

By Joel Ajayi Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare, who hails  from Oyo state, has called on

You Can’t Score Yourself In An Examination – Dare

… Gives Account of Stewardship in Six Months Joel Ajayi Minister of Youth and Sports Development  Mr Sunday Dare, has

Impacts Of COVID-19 On NFF/LMC Revenues – Dikko

By Joel Ajayi  With all football activities suspended, the Coronavirus pandemic  has affected  the revenue base of both the Nigeria

UEFA Suspends Champions, Europa Leagues Until Further Notice

All Champions League and Europa League matches have been suspended “until further notice” by Uefa because of the global coronavirus

Tokyo 2020 Postponement Will Not Affect Paris 2024 Olympics – Organiser

By Joel Ajayi  The organising committee of 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games Tony Estanguet has revealed that, postponement of the Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo 2020: IAAF, FINA, Others Supports New Date

Joel Ajayi  The governing body of swimming (FINA) and International Athletics Federation ( IAAF) have welcomed the new Tokyo Olympic

COVID-19: Ministry Sports Provides 57 Suites For Use At Moshood Abiola Stadium

Joel Ajayi Thirty three executive suites at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium have been made available for use by the

Super Eagles Star Happy Over Release Of Kidnapped NPFL Players

Joel Ajayi Super Eagles defender, Shehu Abdullahi has expressed happiness over the release of Enyimba’s star Dayo Ojo and Abia

Ministry Partners IBM On Digital Training, Job Creation for Youths

By Joel Ajayi The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has called on Nigerian youth to tap into the opportunities

Pep Guardiola Donates One Million Euros To Fight Coronavirus In Spain

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has donated 1m euros (£920,000) to fight the coronavirus outbreak in Spain. Guardiola, who is

2020 Olympics Postponed For One Year Over Coronavirus

What many already saw as the only option is now official: the organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have

I’ve Recovered From Coronavirus, Says Mikel Arteta

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta says he has fully recovered from coronavirus. Spaniard Arteta, 37, became the first Premier League manager

Rohr’s New Contract Hangs In Balance

He Lack Man-Management Skill – Pinnick By Joel Ajayi The Nigeria Football Federation NFF has continued to create uncertainty whether

Benin Agog As Okumagba Bags Skysports Award

Joel Ajayi The ancient City of Benin will come alive with the crème de la crème of personalities as they

NSF Postponement: National Council On Sports Meets On Way Forward

Joel Ajayi The National Council on Sports will on Saturday meet in Edo to deliberate on the way forward following

Elegbeleye Lauds FG’s Decision To Suspend National Sports Festival

Joel Ajayi Former Director-General of National Sports Commission, Otunba Gbenga Elegbeleye, has hailed the decision of the Federal Government to

NFF Shuts Down All Football Activities For Four Weeks

By Joel Ajayi The Nigeria Football Federation has announced the cessation of all forms of football activities in the country

Maiden RCCG Region 10 Football Competition Kicks-Off March 22

Joel Ajayi The Maiden Edition of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Region 10, Federal Capital Territory, football competition

Matawalle To Construct Olympic Size Stadium In Zamfara

Ahmad Ibrahim, Gusau Zamfara State Governor, Dr. Bello Muhammad Matawalle has said, his administration would soon award contract for the

Coronavirus: Euro 2020 Postponed To 2021 Summer

Euro 2020 has been postponed by one year until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic, says the Norwegian FA. Uefa,

Sports Ministry’s Adopt Campaign: Gov Okowa Picks Six Athletes

Joel Ajayi The Adopt an Athlete initiative of the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development under the leadership of the

Breaking: 2020 Sports Festival Postponed Indefinitely

Joel Ajayi Four days to the commencement of the 2020 National Sports Festival NSF slated for Edo State, President Muhammadu

Gov Okowa Adopts Six Athletes

By Joel Ajayi The Adopt an Athlete initiative of the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development under the leadership of

Buhari To Declare Open 2020 NSF In Edo

…Government will not stop NSF – Health Minister Joel Ajayi The 2020 edition of National Sports Festival NSF slated for

FG Lauds Okowa’s Efforts Towards Sports Devt

Delta State Government has been playing a leading role in sports development in the country, the Minister of Youth and

Okowa Pledges Continuous Support For Sports Devt

As College Of Commerce Emerges Winner Of Sports Festival Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has said his administration would

Coaches, Players Talk Tough Ahead Goddosky FC V WACO FA Cracker

Joel Ajayi With just two days to the game between the Nationwide League One (NLO) side Goddosky FC, of Ezinifite

Cristiano Ronaldo Quarantined In Portugal Over Coronavirus

Cristiano Ronaldo is remaining in quarantine in his Madeira home after Juventus team-mate Daniele Rugani tested positive for coronavirus. The

Sports Ministry Signs MoU For Principals, Headmasters Competitions

Joel Ajayi The Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare, in continuation of his quest to ensure sports

Edo 2020: Dilichukwu Targets Top Five At National Sports Festival

Joel Ajayi With just 10 days to the commencement of the 2020 National Sports Festival in Edo state, the Director of

Coronavirus: English Premier League Bans Pre-match Handshakes

English Premier League management has announced that the pre-match handshakes between both teams and officials will not take place until further

Why We Are Losing Relevance In Sports – Dare

Joel Ajayi The Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare, has said that Nigeria will not be given

Mrs Osinbajo, Amaechi Others To Grace Football Match For Girl-Child

Joel Ajayi The wife of vice president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, Minister for Transportation, Rotimi

2021 AFCON: Rohr Invites Musa, Ekong, 22 Others for Leone Stars

as Iheanacho Returns; Dessers, Ehizibue earn first call-up By Joel Ajayi Technical Adviser Gernor Rohr has listed team captain Ahmed

I Can Play For Any Big Club In The World – Emeka Chinonso

Emeka Chinonso A.K.A ‘Goal Alert’ is a player of Water Football Club of Abuja. In this interview with some selected

Beach Volleyball: Olympics Ticket Is In Our Hands – Coach Imoudu

Joel Ajayi The Head coach of Nigeria Beach Volleyball team, Francis Imoudu said the Olympic ticket for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Chelsea Extends Liverpool’s Losing Streak In FA Cup Win

Chelsea completed a torrid few days for Liverpool as goals by Willian and Ross Barkley sealed a 2-0 victory to

Abdelmounaim Bah Appointed CAF Acting General Secretary

Joel Ajayi Following discussions by the CAF Emergency Committee on Tuesday, Commercial Director Abdelmounaïm Bah has been unanimously appointed Confederation

Youth Ministry Meets With BPE On Sports Infrastructure Rehabilitation

Joel Ajayi The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, in continuation of the process of rehabilitating the

Transfer: Lampard To Offload 8 Players As United Advances In Forsberg Talk

By Chidozie Ogbonnaya with agencies With the closure of January football transfer window in Europe and the rest of the

My Appointment Will Add Value To Super Eagles – Yobo

By Idris Ibrahim Former Captain of Super Eagles Joseph Yobo has expressed that his appointment as assistant coach of the

FCT FA Election: Kolo Returns As Kwali Area Football Council Chairman

Joel Ajayi Hon. Salihu Kolo on Thursday returned unopposed as the Chairman Kwali Area Football Council, winning by landslide, gathering

147 Days To Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Adoption Initiative Boosts Athletes Welfare

Joel Ajayi Preparations have begun in earnest for Olympics Tokyo 2020, with the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development leaving

2020 NSF: MOC/LOC Conduct Final Inspection Of Facilities

Joel Ajayi With the count down to the 20th National Sports Festival, tagged ‘Edo 2020’ coming up from the 22nd

AFN Petitions Police, Demands Criminal Investigation Of Gusau Over Puma Deal

Joel Ajayi The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has written to the Police, demanding a criminal investigation be instituted against

Nilayo Sports Mgt Ltd To Market Team Nigeria At 2020 Tokyo Olympic

We will meet the target – Olopade Extol Minister on Sports Development Joel Ajayi As the 2020 Olympic fiesta in

Minister Congratulates Nigeria’s first female to Qualify for Taekwondo After 16 Years

Joel Ajayi The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare has applauded Elizabeth Anyanacho, who  is the first

Oyo Unity Cup Ends In Grand Style As Ogbomosho Team Emerges Winner

Joel Ajayi The maiden edition of Oyo Unity Cup which is the brainchild of the Minister of Youth and Sports

Transfer Gossip: Impressive Saka, Dennis Earn Praise In Europe

BY CHIDOZIE OGBONNAYA WITH AGENCY With the closure of January football transfer window in Europe and the rest of the