Tag: Olympic games

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

‘I Am The Greatest’ – Bolt Ends Rio 2016 Campaign With Third Gold Medal

Henry Solomon- August 20, 2016

From Beijing to London and now Rio, Usain Bolt drew down the curtain on his brilliant Olympic career by winning his nineth gold medal and ... Read More

US Swimmers Land In Miami After Robbery Accusation Drama

Henry Solomon- August 19, 2016

Two U.S. swimmers accused of fabricating a story about being robbed at gunpoint during the Rio Games landed in Miami from Brazil early on Friday, ... Read More

#Rio2016: #Olympics Gold Medal Eludes Brazil In The Women Football Event. #SWE 4-2 #BRA

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2016

  They say there is no better way to win, or worse way to lose, a football game. And Brazil have now tasted both sides. ... Read More

Phelps’s 22nd #Olympics Gold Medal Breaks an Ancient Record

Henry Solomon- August 12, 2016

Michael Phelps became a legend in the Rio Olympic Games as he won his 13th individual and 22nd gold medal to break an ancient record ... Read More

#Rio2016: #NGR Oshonaike, Edem Cruises To Round One In Tennis

admin- August 6, 2016

Nigeria’s pair of Offiong Edem and Funke Oshonaike made it to Round 1 of the women’s Singles at the ongoing Rio Olympic Games in Brazil, ... Read More

#Rio2016 #Olympics: President Buhari Sends Special Message To Team #NGR

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2016

As the 2016 Olympic Games opens in Rio De Janeiro, President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed optimism that the country's team will put up an impressive ... Read More

US To Fund The Study Of Zika Virus During 2016 Olympic Games

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2016

The U.S. National Institutes of Health said it will fund a study to monitor U.S. athletes, coaches and members of the Olympic Committee staff for ... Read More

World Olympic Day and Its Origin

Henry Solomon- June 23, 2015

  It was in 1947 during the 41st Session of the International Olympic Committee in Stockholm, that Doctor Gruss, IOC member in Czechoslovakia, presented a ... Read More