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Speaker Dogara congratulates heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, says Nigeria must harness and promote talent

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has congratulated British-Nigerian boxer, Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua on clinching the unified world heavyweight champion title. This was made known via a statement released by his Special Adviser on media and publicity, Turaki Hassan, in Abuja on Monday. “I would like …

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Rangers CAF exit: Coach’s incompetence responsible for our crashing out- Enugu Sports Commissioner

From; Madu Ezenoha The Enugu state Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Charles Ndukwe, has attributed the exit of Rangers from the CAF competition to the Coach’s incompetence. Ndukwe contradicted the Acting chief Coach of the defending champions of the Nigeria professional football league NPFL, Rangers Inter. FC, Chukwuma  Agbo, that …

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Obaseki to set up Edo sports committee

AGENE GODWIN, Benin  Concluding a 2-day workshop organised by the state government to chart the future of the sporting sector, Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has disclosed that his administration would set up a technical committee to domesticate sports policies in the state. Governor Obaseki revealed that the strategic …

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2018 Commonwealth Games : Adequate preparation will ensure Gold for Nigerian athletes – Ambode …Receives Queen’s Baton at Lagos House

  Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday said adequate preparation remained the only panacea for Nigerian athletes to perform exceptionally well at the Commonwealth Games taking place in Australia in 2018, assuring that every effort would be geared towards giving them necessary facilities to prepare. Speaking at Lagos …

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