FG Signs MoU With Edo State On Hosting Of ‘Benin 2020’

  The Federal Government and Edo State Government have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the hosting of the 20th edition of the National Sports Festival (NSF) in Abuja. Signing the MoU that is the “Host State Agreement”, the Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, said the act was very meaningful. According […]

Fans Hail Obaseki, Shaibu For Bendel Insurance’s Return To NPFL

  Bendel Insurance Football Club fans have commended Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki and Deputy Governor,Mr. Philip Shaibu, for initiating reforms that ignited the club’s return to Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), 11 years after it was relegated. Bendel Insurance was promoted to the elite division after securing three wins at the Nigeria National […]

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Qatar Airways Named Official Global Airline Partner Of CONMEBOL Football Competitions

  ‎ Qatar Airways said it has been named the Official Global Airline Partner of The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL), thereby adding another strong sporting partnership to its expanding portfolio. The airline disclosed that the agreement was signed at a ceremony that took place in Doha on Wednesday at the Oryx Rotana hotel, attended […]

Bayelsa Stadium Not Suitable For Int’l Matches–CAF

      The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has stated that the Samson Siasia Stadium, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State is good for international football matches. According to Vanguard, the CAF Medical Committee Member, Dr Peter Singabele, stated that CAF made the decision after the stadium failed rain flood control test today Singabele made this known during […]

(Updated)Inter-House Sports Brings Out the Skills In Students—-Otoide, MMAS Principal

  The Principal of Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), School , Ikeja, Lagos, Mrs. Stella Otoide has stated that Inter –House Sports helps to bring out the skills in students. The Principal, who spoke at the 13th annual Inter- House Sports organised by the school on Wednesday, stated that the school organised Inter –House Sport because […]

Football: FIFA Boosts World Cup Prize Money To $400M

  …May Replace Confederations Cup With New Club Event   The 32 national teams competing at the 2018 World Cup will share $400 million ($548 million) in prize money, a 12 per cent increase from the 2014 tournament, Fifa said today; Friday October 27,2017. The purse at the previous edition in Brazil was $358 million […]

Med-View Airline/NUJ Media Games 2017 Begins Today

    All is now set for this year’s Lagos Nigeria Union of Journalists NUJ/Med-View Media Games. An online statement issued by Lagos NUJ explained that this year’s edition billed for the Legacy Pitch  of the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, will hold from Wednesday, September 13,  to Saturday, September 16, 2017. According to the programme […]

2016 Total Charity Golf Tournament Begins October 15

  …To Use Tournament To Raise Funds Charity Homes Total said that this year’s annual Total Charity Golf Tournament will take place at the Lakowe Lakes Golf Course, Lagos on Saturday, October 15, 2016. According to the organisation the tournament is designed to raise funds to improve the infrastructure for selected charities in one of […]

Emirates FA Cup Makes Its Debut In Africa

    Emirates, the Lead Partner of the Emirates FA Cup competition in England, has taken the famous trophy on its first-ever tour to Africa. The airline, which sponsors some of the world’s biggest sporting events and teams, aims to connect with people through their passion for sports, and in this case, through football. It […]