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MARY ONYALI  WEEPS OVER NIGERIA’S  OLYMPICS PERFORMANCES, CALLS FOR DEVELOPMENTAL PROGRAMS

MARY ONYALI WEEPS OVER NIGERIA’S OLYMPICS PERFORMANCES, CALLS FOR DEVELOPMENTAL PROGRAMS

Olympian, Mary Onyali has revealed that Nigeria’s disappointing outing at the recently concluded olympic games still hurt her . The 1992 and 1996 Olympics bronze medalist said she could not…

Dishonour: Three Chinese Olympians may be stripped of Beijing gold

Dishonour: Three Chinese Olympians may be stripped of Beijing gold

After putting in so much to deliver what has been acclaimed as a fantastic Olympic Games in Beijing, Chinese authorities are faced with the prospect of three of their gold…

Team Nigeria return last in Rio 4×100

Team Nigeria return last in Rio 4×100

Team Nigeria’s hope for any medal in athletics at the Rio 2016 Olympics came to a final crash Saturday morning with the poor performance of the Nigeria women…

Rio Olympics: Nigeria sports ministry, football body face off deepens

Rio Olympics: Nigeria sports ministry, football body face off deepens

NFF reacts to Sports Minister’s “insinuations” Denies partnership with Delta Airline Defends FIFA Match Agent acted in best interest of Nigeria While Nigerians are looking to…

Olympic Games: Nigeria refocuses on Tokyo 2020

Olympic Games: Nigeria refocuses on Tokyo 2020

With Team Nigeria’s inability to rise up to befitting performance at the on-going Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the country’s minister of sports, Solomon Dalung, has…

Olympic Channel launches on August 21

Olympic Channel launches on August 21

A key element in the Movement’s push to engage more young people and spark interest in Olympism year-round, the channel will be available after the Closing Ceremony of…

Team Nigeria set off for Rio

Team Nigeria set off for Rio

The Nigerian contingent to the 2016 Olympic Games have commenced their journey to Rio after a send forth reception was held for the athletes on Sunday at the High Performance…

SWAN admonishes Team Nigeria on clean representation in Rio

SWAN admonishes Team Nigeria on clean representation in Rio

The President of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Honour Sirawoo, has urged Nigerian athletes departing for the Rio Olympics in Brazil to be good ambassadors and shun acts which…

Union Bank lifts Team Nigeria athletes

Union Bank lifts Team Nigeria athletes

One of Nigeria’s top banking brands, Union Bank, has given a huge boost to Team Nigeria athletes to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with a cash support of…

Nigeria Athletics release Rio Olympics team list

Nigeria Athletics release Rio Olympics team list

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN, has released the list of track and field athletes to represent Nigeria at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with Nigeria’s fastest sprinters…

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