Category: Sport News

Nigerian Breweries To Sponsors Okpekpe Road Race

  Nigeria’s pioneer and largest brewing firm, Nigerian Breweries Plc, has joined the growing list of corporate organisations who have thrown their weight behind the first IAAF silver label road race in Nigeria nay West Africa, the Okpekpe international 10km road race. Spokesman for the race Dare Esan revealed that the company is coming in…

Okpekpe Road Race Appoints Ecobank Mobile App as Official Bank Service Platform

Pamodzi Sports Marketing, organiser of the acclaimed Okpekpe International Road Race, has named Ecobank Mobile App as the official Banking Service platform for the 2018 edition of the race slated for Saturday May 12 in Okpekpe, Edo State. Mike Itemuagbor, Chief Executive Officer of Pamodzi Sports Marketing and Chief Promoter of the Okpekpe International Road…

Eight schools qualify for the 20th MILO Basketball Championship National Finals

20th MILO Basketball Championship: International School Unilag Lagos (representing Lagos State) vs Victorroti Private Secondary School,  Olokuta, Idi-Aba (representing Ogun State) at the Western Conference Boys Final, held at the Indoor Hall of Adamasigba Stadium, Ibadan, 17th April 2018 Eight secondary schools in both male and female categories have, so far, qualified for the 2018 National Finals in the ongoing MILO Secondary…

Atletico confirm Carrasco, Gaitan departures to China

Atletico Madrid have sold Belgian winger Yannick Carrasco and Argentine midfielder Nicolas Gaitan to Chinese club Dalian Yifang, the Spanish club confirmed on Monday. Carrasco and Gaitan Carrasco had started just three times in La Liga since the turn of the year and Gaitan only once this entire season under coach Diego Simeone. “Our club…

Shell Nigeria clinch NOGIG 2018 Champions with highest gold medals

After days of weeklong gaming activities and tough competition, Shell Nigeria proved they are the best team as they emerged the overall winners of the 17th Nigeria Oil and Gas Industry Games (NOGIG), which ended on Saturday at the Main Bowl of the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos. Shell won 11 gold, 12 silver and…