UPDATED: Tobi Amusan wins Diamond League trophy again

Nigeria, Sept. 18 -- Nigeria's Tobi Amusan has emerged as the winner of the Diamond League trophy for an astonishing third consecutive time. On Sunday night in Oregon, Amusan with a time of 12.33s em... Read More

NBA Africa, AFD unveil refurbished basketball court for youth in Lagos community

Nigeria, Sept. 16 -- The NBA Africa and the Agence Francaise de Developpement (AFD) have unveiled a newly refurbished basketball court at the Campos Stadium in Lagos, as part of the Jr. NBA & AFD Bask... Read More

Amusan, Brume out to reignite spark in Oregon after setbacks in Budapest

Nigeria, Sept. 14 -- After the setbacks they both suffered at the last World Championships in Budapest, the Nigerian duo of Tobi Amusan and Ese Brume have been presented with another opportunity to en... Read More

Former Super Falcons captain, Desire Oparanozie, announces retirement from football

Nigeria, Sept. 13 -- Desire Oparanozie, the former captain of the Nigeria women's national football team, the Super Falcons, has announced her retirement from professional football. The 29-year-old m... Read More

NFF make move to retain Waldrum as Super Falcons coach

Nigeria, Sept. 13 -- The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has taken a bold step towards ensuring continuity in country's national women's team, the Super Falcons. The NFF on Tuesday revealed that ne... Read More

Transfers: Super Falcons' Ashleigh Plumptre makes surprise move to Saudi Club, Al-Ittihad Ladies

Nigeria, Sept. 13 -- Ashleigh Plumptre has completed a surprise move to the Saudi Arabian club, Al-Ittihad Ladies. The 25-year-old defender, who represented England at youth levels before switching h... Read More

Nigeria 6-0 Sao Tome Player Ratings: Osimhen leads as Super Eagles record biggest win on home soil in 45 years

Nigeria, Sept. 11 -- Nigeria's Super Eagles booked their place at the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) with a comprehensive 6-0 win over Sao Tome and Principe in Uyo on Sunday. Though the game at t... Read More

Cricket World Cup Trophy Tour ignites excitement in Lagos

Nigeria, Aug. 31 -- The iconic Cricket Oval of the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos was a beehive of activities on Wednesday as the two-day International Cricket Council (ICC) Men's Cricket World Cup Troph... Read More

Enyimba to begin title defence in Aba against Bendel Insurance

Nigeria, Aug. 30 -- The 2023/2024 Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) season is set to kick off on 9 September, with defending champions Enyimba International drawn to begin their title defence aga... Read More

Sports minister to receive cricket world cup trophy on Nigerian tour

Nigeria, Aug. 29 -- The Honourable Minister of Sports Development, John Enoh, is set to receive the Cricket World Cup Trophy as part of its tour across Nigeria. Uyi Akpata, President of the Nigeria C... Read More