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Adeagbo in seventh heaven after Winter Olympics feat

Reward for Hardwork: President, International Olympic Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, congratulating Nigerian athlete, Simidele Adeagbo, after her historic outing, in Skeleton, at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympics

*Celebrated by IOC President, Thomas Bach Nigeria’s skeleton athlete, Simidele Adeagbo, reached the seventh heaven, in Pyeongchang, South Korea, after achieving her feat as first black and African woman to compete at the Winter Olympic Games. According to a statement signed by Chisom Mbone-Ezeoke, the Communications Director of BSFN, Adeagbo …

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APC leader, Tinubu, storms Sokoto on peace move

Senator Wamakko, Asiwaju Tinubu and Governor Tambuwwal in Sokoto

 *Wamakko, Tambuwal meet Chairman APC Reconciliation Committee and leader of APC Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu arrived Sokoto in furtherance of the mandate given to him by President Muhammadu Buhari to reconcile the all differences and conflicts within the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) both at National and State levels as …

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Don’t vote corrupt politicians in 2019 – Dansadau

Alhaji Sa’idu Dansadau, the National Chairman of the National Rescue Movement (NRM)

*National Rescue Movement (NRM) will save the nation Alhaji Sa’idu Dansadau, the National Chairman of the National Rescue Movement (NRM) has called Nigerians not to vote for corrupt politicians in 2019. Dansadau, a former Senator, made the call while addressing supporters of the party in Kano on Saturday. “No corrupt …

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APC Reps Caucus backs Ambode for Second term

Lagos APC Reps caucus backs Ambode for second term

*It is a sacred duty we thought through so well Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the House of Representatives (Reps) from Lagos State on Saturday endorsed the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode for a second term in office. APC Reps Caucus in the House led by the Majority Leader, …

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CWG athlete selection strictly on merit – Adeleye

Sunday Adeleye Technical Director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN)

*We have our own standards to check our athletes Sunday Adeleye, Technical Director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has disclosed that there will be no automatic or preferential ticket for any of the 915 male and female athletes competing to represent the country in the nine events at …

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Gadzama drags Nigeria to WADA for drug infractions

Tafida Wadzani Gadzama

*Nigeria may be suspended from all international meets By Olajide Fashikun Pending the investigation of his very weighty allegations of covering up drug cheats, Nigeria may be asked by the World anti-coping Agency (WADA) to step aside from all international sports meet. This is courtesy of a fresh, undated petition …

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Invasion of league: NANF demands for $10bn royalty

NANF asks for royalty

*For broadcast of EPL matches in Nigeria National Association of Nigerian Footballers (NANF), has raised alarm over the negative effect of the “invasion ” of Nigeria by promoters of foreign football leagues and their merchandise, while relegating the local game to the background. Speaking in Lagos, President of NANF, Harrison …

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Buhari’s govt swimming in corruption – PDP to Amaechi

Rotimi Amaechi...your party is corrupt said PDP

*They’re afraid of repositioned and re-oriented PDP Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday maintained that corruption is very dominant in the All Progressives Congress (APC) government led by President Muhammadu Buhari. PDP stated this in reaction to a statement credited to Rotimi Amaechi, Buhari’s Minister of Transportation. Amaechi had said …

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