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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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Kwesé TV brings ESPN back to Africa with launch of its exclusive new sports channel

Econet Media’s Kwesé Sports and ESPN Wednesday launched the exclusive ESPN channel on the Kwesé TV bouquet. This collaboration with Africa’s emerging home of premium sports marks the much anticipated return of ESPN to the African continent. The channel comes after the announcement of the game-changing long-term agreement between the …

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Lagos ready to take over Surulere National Stadium – Ambode… Deplorable condition of Stadium a national disaster, Says Dalung….Declares confidence in State’s capacity to transform edifice

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday declared the readiness of the State Government to take over the Surulere National Stadium from the Federal Government and transform the facility from its present deplorable condition to a world class sporting centre. Speaking after embarking on an extensive inspection tour of …

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