Former Sports Minister, NHF, NBBF Presidents pays tribute to late Yusuf Dauda, describes his death as colossal loss

Former Sports Minister, NHF, NBBF Presidents pays tribute to late Yusuf Dauda, describes his death as colossal loss

*By  Tunde  Bolaji – Minna Former Minister of Sports, Engr. Sani Ndanusa has describe the death of the immediate past President of Nigeria Handball Federation, Alhaji Yusuf Dauda as a colossal lost to the sports family in Nigeria. Engr. Ndanusa who was also a former President of Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) stated this while speaking
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Ooni Ogunwusi commences High School Soccer Competition

Michael Olanrewajy, Osogbo. Ooni of Ife His Imperial Majesty Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II has made good his promise to revive grassroot football especially in the Southwest with the commencement of High School soccer competition in Ile-Ife. The foremost monarch who launched this project in his Palace in September 2018 said it is a
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Tornadoes management, technical crew gets five match ultimatum.

By Tunde  Bolaji –  Minna Worried by not too well outing in the on- going Professional league, Niger  Tornadoes football Club, Minna has been issued a ” Yellow Card” by the Club Owner ,Niger state government.The State Ministry of Sports Development has issued a five match ultimatum to the management and technical crew of the
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NSF: Al-Makurah charges Nasarawa contingents to excel.

Samson Osuo, Lafia. Nasarawa state Governor, Tanko Almakura has appealed to Athletes representing the state for this year’ s National Sports festival holding in Abuja, the Country Capital to be of good ambassadors by winning Medals for the state. Almakura made the appeal on Thursday while addressing the Athletes prior to their departure at the
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National Sports Festival: Nasarawa SWAN expresses concern over poor funding l

Samson Osuo, Lafia. . Nasarawa State Chapter of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria has expressed concern over the non release of funds by the state government to its Contingent for the 19th National Sports Festival, Abuja 2018. A statement signed by the chairman, Cheke Emmanuel and made available to Sports writers in Lafia, the state
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19th National Sports festival: unity touch arrives Minna.

Tunde Babs – Minna Deputy Governor of Niger state Alhaji Ahmed Mohammed Ketso had received the unity torch which signified the flagged off of the 19th National Sports Festival. The Deputy Governor was accompanied by the Commissioner in charge of Sports, Duza Babur, his Permanent Secretary, Dr Mohammed Gana, Director of sports, Alhaji Baba Sheshi
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Poor parenting is the root cause of societal breakdown-Dr. Gana

Tunde Babs – Minna The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Sports Development, Niger state Dr Mohammed Gana has identified poor parenting as the root cause of societal breakdown. Dr Gana made this known during a presentation title “Challenges Militating Against Youth Development and it’s Management Initiative in Sports” to the course participants of the National Defence
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Kwara Falcons Basketball club emerges champions of Atlantis conference

Emmanuel kehinde, ilorin Kwara Falcons Basketball Club have been crowned champions of the Atlantic conference eight playoffs for the third successive year after beating close rivals, Hoops and Read ninety six-ninety in both teams last game. The match was played at the Indoor sports hall of ths digital Bridge Institute, Oshodi, Lagos. The Kwara State
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2018 National Youth games: Niger to participate in 16 sports.

Tunde Babs -Minna A total number of 158 contingent from Niger State will participate in the 2018 National Youth Game holding at the University of Ilorin, Kwara State. 108 Athletes, 21 coaches secretaries and 29 other officials such as Medical personnel, media crew, security, camp commandant, technical officers and Director of Sports had been mobilized
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Nigeria Amputee footballers for World Cup.

TUNDE BABS- MINNA Nigeria Minister for Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung has a date in the history of sports development,if he lead  his full supports for the successful outing of the Amputee football world Cup championship coming up in Mexico. The Nigerian Amputee team at the tournament which commences  from Oct. 24th  this year are grouped
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Primary: Osun APC SWC suspends Famoodun, Salinsile

Adesiji, appointed acting chairman Three days to the governorship primaries of the party, the State Working Committee of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Osun state on Monday announced suspension of the state chairman of the party, Prince ‘Gboyega Famoodun and the state secretary of the party, Hon Salinsile Rasaq. The ‘sin’ of both men
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National amputees football championship; Niger State emerges winner

SAKA BOLAJI – MINNA The Niger State Amputees Football Association had emerged winner of the 2018 first Edition National Amputees Football Championship held at Abuja, organized by the Nigeria Amputees Football Federation and sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports. The State Commissioner, of Sports Development, Alhaji Duza Babur who received the state
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Ronaldo quits Real Madrid

Rosana Olowu with agency reports Real Madrid on Tuesday announced the transfer of Cristiano Ronaldo to Italy’s Juventus, with the Portuguese superstar saying the time had come “for a new stage” in his life. “Today Real Madrid wants to give thanks to a player who has demonstrated he is the best in the world and
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Russia 2018; Kwara Correspondents’ chapel hails Gov. Wike for sponsoring 10 journalists to mundial

kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin The Correspondents’ Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists( NUJ), Kwara State Council has hailed Governor,Nyesome Wike of Rivers State for sponsoring 10 Nigerian Journalists including one of its members to the ongoing FIFA soccer World cup in Russia. Mr .Yinka Owolewa of News Agency of Nigeria, (NAN), Ilorin office and 9
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