Tag: Athletics

Tokyo Olympics: Non-Contact Sports to Resume Training in PH – Minister

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare, says non-contact sports athletes will soon resume training in Port Harcourt, Rivers, ahead of the Tokyo ... Read More

Sports Minister Inaugurates National Anti-Doping Committee

Henry Solomon- September 6, 2018

Solomon Dalung, Minister of Youths and Sports on Thursday inaugurated members of the National Anti-Doping Committee (NADC) with a charge on them to ensure Nigeria’s ... Read More

Italy, France, USA lead dope cases: WADA

admin- April 27, 2018

WADA: Releases dope cases for 2016 Italian athletes topped the rankings of drug cases in 2016, the World Anti-Doping Agency(WADA) revealed Thursday in its annual ... Read More

Amusan Gets Nigeria’s First Athletics Gold Medal at Commonwealth Games

Henry Solomon- April 13, 2018

Oluwatobiloba Amusan has won the gold medal in the Women’s 100m hurdles event on Friday at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. She ... Read More

Okagbare Zooms Into 100m Second Round At IAAF World Championships

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2017

Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor on Saturday finished second in her heat in 11.22 seconds to qualify for the second round of the 2017 International Association of Athletics ... Read More

#Rio2016 #Olympics: #NGR Athlete, Oduduru Through To The Next Round Of The Men’s 200m

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2016

Nigerian Athlete and sprinter Divine Oduduru, qualified for the Men’s 200m event semi final at the Rio 2016 Olympic games He finished second behind Usain ... Read More