Tag: games

Force HQ Emerge Winners at 2020 Police Games

Henry Solomon- March 7, 2020

Force Headquarters, Abuja, has emerged overall winner of the 12th Biennial Police Gamed with 239 medals made up of 102 gold, 70 silver and 67 ... Read More

Update on Oil & Gas Industry Games

Tanimu- March 1, 2020

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Nigeria, H.E. Chief Timipre Sylva attended the closing ceremony of the 18th Nigeria Oil & Gas Industry Games. He ... Read More

National Sports Festival: 19 Year Old Stuns Oshonaike in Quarter-finals

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2018

It was an exhilarating moment at the Indoor Sports Hall of the Abuja National Stadium, venue of the table tennis event of the ongoing National ... Read More

Kaduna Safe to Host 2018 Ministry of Interior Games – El-Rufai

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2018

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai on Saturday said that the state was safe enough to host the 2018 Ministry of Interior Games (MIGA) ... Read More

World Cup Russia 2018: FIFA Unveils Referees for Friday Matches

Henry Solomon- June 13, 2018

The referees’ appointment arm of world football governing body FIFA at the 2018 World Cup in Russia on Wednesday released names of officials for matches ... Read More

2026 FIFA World Cup: 11 CAF Members Voted in Favour of U.S, Canada and Mexico

Henry Solomon- June 13, 2018

Eleven CAF member associations were among the countries which did not support Morocco’s bid to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup during the voting process ... Read More

U.S Show Massive Support for Sports Betting

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 18, 2018

Half of Americans favour legalising sports betting across the U. S., largely because they support the additional tax revenue it could bring for states, according ... Read More

#NPFL18 MatchDay 20 Report: Adeyemi’s Miscue Sees Lobi Stars Triumph As Sunshine Remains in Danger Zone

Henry Solomon- May 8, 2018

A second-half own goal by defender Kehinde Adeyemi gave leaders Lobi Stars a 1-0 home win over Sunshine Stars in a Matchday 20 fixture of ... 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

Ministry of Sports Releases Time Table for Commonwealth Games

Tanimu- March 14, 2018

Nneka Anibeze, Abuja: The Ministry of Youth and Sports has rolled out a timeline for the 10 participating National Sports Federations ahead of the XXI ... Read More

Results for Weekend Games NPFL Match Day 11

Henry Solomon- March 4, 2018

Games were played across the country in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Match Day 11 fixtures in the 2017/2018 Season. The matches produce few ... Read More

Seoul Approves $2.6m for Pyongyang’s Participation in Olympics – Reports

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 14, 2018

South Korea approved on Wednesday approved 2.6 million dollars for North Korea’s participation in the Winter Olympics from the government fund, local media reported. The ... Read More

EPL: Conte Under Pressure as Watford Stun Chelsea Late in The Game

Henry Solomon- February 6, 2018

Watford scored three late goals on Monday to win 4-1 in Javi Gracia’s first home game in charge and increase the pressure on Chelsea counterpart ... Read More

#FIFAWorldCup 2018 Tickets Sales Marks Impressive Figures at the Closing of Current Window

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2018

4,905,169 tickets had been requested by fans from all over the world before the random selection draw sales period concluded at 12:00 Moscow time on ... Read More

Federal Education Sector Games ‘FEDUGAM’ 2017 Lafia

Tanimu- December 5, 2017

Jamila Chinwe, Lafia: Maiden edition of Federal Education sector Games for 21 agencies of the Federal Ministry of Education. To foster unity and stimulate efficiency ... Read More

Tottenham Spurs Beat Real Madrid To End Their Champions League Group Stage Unbeaten Run

Henry Solomon- November 2, 2017

Tottenham Spurs on Wednesday night beat European Champions Real Madrid 3-1 in the UEFA Champions League group stage. Spurs win ends Madrid's unbeaten run in ... Read More

New Age Rule To Take Part In National Youth Games

Tanimu- September 18, 2017

Nneka Anebeze, Abuja: The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has announced that only athletes below 15 years of age will henceforth be ... Read More

Statistician Predicts 3 Medals For Nigeria At IAAF World Championships

Henry Solomon- July 27, 2017

An athletics statistician, Olalekan Soetan ,says he forsees 3 medals for Nigeria at the IAAF World Championship in London. Olalekan commended the 12 man-list released ... Read More

Saraki Task MTN, Private Firms In Sports Development

Henry Solomon- September 21, 2016

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has challenged MTN Nigeria to play an increased role in sports development in the country. This is stated in ... Read More

Fans In Hundreds Welcome The Victorious #Paralympics Team

Henry Solomon- September 19, 2016

Fans in hundreds turn out on Sunday at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport in Abuja to welcome the first batch of victorious 2016 Rio Paralympics athletes ... Read More