Category: NOC

Team Nigeria Women’s 4x100m Relay Team Provisionally Qualifies For Tokyo Olympics

If the qualification window for the Tokyo Olympics were to be shut today, Nigeria will have the women’s 4x100m relay team battling for one of the three medals on offer...

Ekeji Hails Dissolution of Sports Federations

Former Nigeria international and retired Director-General of the defunct National Sports Commission (NSC), Patrick Ekeji has hailed the dissolution of the National...

Amusan To Be Supported By Ogun State Gov. Abiodun For Olympics

Sprint hurdler Tobiloba Amusan will be supported in her preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games with $20,000 by her state governor, Dapo Abiodun after she became...

WA/CAA Affirm 2017 AFN Constitution, Set Elective Congress For June 14                               

The 2017 constitution adopted at the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) congress of November 16, 2017 has been adopted as the operating document for the governance of...

Team Nigeria To Camp In Lagos, Port Harcourt Says Dare

Following the conclusion of the Edo 2020 National Sports Festival on Wednesday  and the impressive performances of some athletes, focus now shifts to the Tokyo ...

Edo State Tops Track And Field Medals Table On Day 1

Host Edo state won two gold medals to lead the medals table as track and field got to a brilliant start on Friday at the Samuel Ogbemudia stadium in Benin. The duo of...

Aruna Quarter-final Feat In Qatar Excites Nigeria Olympic Commission

The Secretary General of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) Olabanji Oladapo could not hide his excitement after watching Quadri Aruna becoming the first African to...

Gumel Assures NOC Will Get Team Nigeria Ready For Tokyo Olympics

The President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee, Engineer Habu Gumel Ahmed says all hands are on deck to ensure that Nigerian athletes excel and win medals at the Tokyo...

Nigeria Olympic Committee Mourns As President Gumel Loses Wife

Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) is in mourning mood as its President Engr Habu Ahmed Gumel lost his wife, Hajia Ladi Habu Ahmed on Tuesday 20th October The President of...