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Nigeria’s Super Eagles Arrived Kigali For 2016 CHAN

Kigali – Super Eagles of Nigeria have arrived in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda for the 2016 African Nations Championship that will kick-off on Saturday. Nigeria arrived Kigali early afternoon from Pretoria where they had a training camp ahead of the tournament. The Sunday Oliseh led team played a goalless draw with Angola before beating […]

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Nigeria: Inadequate Maintenance Funding Responsible For Dilapidated Stadiums

By Longtong Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – The states of decay of the Nigeria’s National stadiums have been attributed to inadequate release of funding from the federal government for their proper maintenance. Former Director-General of the National Sports Commission (NSC), Amos Adamu said this while speaking at a seminar to mark the end of 2015 Kaduna […]

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4-Day Cricket Clinic Opens For Nigerian Primary Pupils

By Anang Bako Kaduna (Nigeria) – International Cricket Council (ICC) has opened a 4-day clinic in Kaduna for 80 selected Primary School Pupils drawn from northwest nigeria. The event would feature elementary cricket coaching for officials and mini-clinic to groom participating pupils on elementary cricket. Head Coach of Kaduna State Cricket Association, Joe Oche-Onoja told […]

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Veteran Calls On Corporate Bodies To Support Nigerian Handball

By Anang Bako Kaduna (Nigeria) – A Handball Veteran has advocated for sponsorship of sporting activities by philanthropists and organised private sector to groom more players for Nigeria’s national team. Josiah Yahaya, a veteran handball player made the call while presenting prizes to winning teams at the finale of the Open Handball Championship in Kaduna, […]

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Foreign Football Administrators Begin Talent Hunt in Nigeria

By Anang Bako Kaduna ( Nigeria) – A team of football administrators and coaches from Turkey are in Nigeria to scout for young footballers. Among them are Sincanlioglu Sadetin, a football coach and administrative manager of Antalyaspor FC; Gozubuyuk Alaatin, football scout of Osmanlispor FC, which got promoted to the super liga last season. Others […]

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All African Games: Nigeria Commence Screening of Handball Players

By Anang Bako Kaduna (Nigeria) – Nigeria has commenced a one-week screening exercise of players for its National Handball Team, ahead of All Africa Games coming up in September in Congo Brazaville. The Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN) has zoned the screening in three cities of Lagos, Kaduna and Owerri. The Lagos screening just got […]

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Nigerian Open Badminton Championship Commences In Kaduna

By Anang Bako Kaduna (Nigeria) – About 400 players from the 36 States of Nigeria including Abuja are participating in the Maiden edition of the Open Badminton Championship in Kaduna, Northwest Nigeria. This is the first time Nigeria is holding the event aimed at grooming the youth and exposing their talents. Head Coach and Coordinator […]

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Kaduna Hosts First Nigerian Open Badminton Championship

By Anang Bako Kaduna (Nigeria) – The Kaduna Exclusive Badminton Club in Northwest Nigeria is to host the maiden edition of the All Nigeria Open Badminton Championship from June 9. Chairman and Coordinator of the Club, Usman Usman, who said the event will hold from June 9 to June 13, added that the competition will […]

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