Category: Sport News

WGB Lauds 20th Agege Elephant Cup

One of the fledgling sport-betting companies,Winners Golden Bet,WGB is not relenting its massive support to the development grassroots football in Lagos, Nigeria. On Friday, 5th January 2018 at the sprawling palace of Ologba of Ogbaland, Ogba Ashade, Agege,Sarafina, FC defeated Unique FC of Agege 3-1 to reclaim the Renew-WGB Elephant Cup. The defending champion went two goals ahead within…

Gabon 2018: Nigeria Releases Players List

Three professionals and 13 home-based players have made the final list to the 2018 Nations Cup for men, which takes place in Gabon from January 17 to 28. The three professionals are Adamolugbe Oladunjoye (Qatar), Ani Obinna (Morocco) and Kalu Philip (Israel). The home-based players are Joseph Udale, Adamu Aminu, Ogedegbe Chris, Amadi Emmanuel, Samuel…

OONI  THROWS WEIGHT BEHIND ILE IFE HERITAGE MARATHON

 L-R: Commissioner for Sports, Osun State, Mr. Biyi Odunlade; Race Director, Ile Ife Heritage Marathon, Mrs. Adedayo Akinbode; and Chairman, Osun State Athletic Association, Mr. Ademola Adigun, during a press conference on the Ile Ife Heritage Marathon in Osogbo, Osun State … on Thursday. The ancient City of Ile Ife, South-Western State of Osun, Nigeria…

Oil and Gas Industry Stakeholders Applauds NNPC for Resuscitating GMD’s Golf Cup Tournament

Stakeholders in the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry have applauded the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for resuscitating the GMD’s Golf Cup Tournament and for promoting the spirit of sportsmanship after a two-year interregnum of the competition. Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. IbeKachikwu, represented by the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development…

CHAN 2018:  NIGERIA PEERS LIBYA, EQUATORIAL GUINEA AND RWANDA

   The Super Eagles have been handed a tricky group in the preliminary stages of the 2018 African Nations Championship Nigeria will face Libya, Rwanda and Equatorial Guinea in Group C of the preliminary round of the 2018 African Nations Championship. The draw ceremony took place Friday evening in at Sofitel Rabat, Morocco. Hosts Morocco…