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2018 Winter Olympics: Russian team’s absence will surely be felt – Indian envoy

The absence of the Russian athletes from the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games will certainly not go unnoticed, Indian Ambassador to Russia Pankaj Saran told Sputnik on Wednesday. On Tuesday, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) suspended Russian athletes from competing in the upcoming 2018 Winter Games in South Korea under …

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CAF offers $500,000 to each African representative for 2018 World Cup preparations

  By Bushrah Yusuf-Badmus The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has said it would grant financial subsidy of $500,000 (about N175 million) to all five African representatives at the forthcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup. The continental football governing body said the decision was taken by its Executive Committee and other …

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Sports Minister commends Gov. Wike for outstanding performance; Unveils Logo/Mascot for 2018 African Wrestling Championship

Minister of Sports , Hon. Solomon Dalung has commended the Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike , declaring that the outstanding achievements  of the governor have earned him the approval rating.  Solomon Dalung stated that the Rivers State Governor has lived up to the expectations of his people, hence the …

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