COVID-19: National Sports Festival postponed to 2021

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 says the 2020 National Sports Festival scheduled to hold in Edo has been postponed to 2021. At a briefing...

BREAKING: Football legend, Diego Maradona dies at 60

Diego Maradona has died at the age of 60 after suffering a cardiac arrest, according to multiple reports. The football legend had a heart attack...

JUST IN : FIFA bans CAF president Ahmad for five years over corruption

The head of African football Ahmad Ahmad has been suspended by FIFA for five years for corruption, the global governing body announced on Monday. Ahmad...

Mailafiya peace and unity football competition begins in Nassarawa

Sharif Abdallah (Babs) The 2020 Mailafiya Peace and Unity Grassroot Football Competition got underway over the weekend at Daddare town of Obi Local Government Area...

NFF appoints new Head of Women’s Football

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Friday confirmed the appointment of Amina Daura as its new Head of Women’s Football, replacing Ruth David, a...

Sports is key to peace, unity –ACP Bello

Sports have been described as a key factor that sustains peace and unity as well as projecting the image of the country. The Commander of...

FIFA proposes mandatory maternity leave for women players

FIFA is to introduce new regulations to protect the rights of women players, including mandatory maternity leave, the world football governing body said on...

Council of Sports  recommends December  3rd- 18 for Edo Sports Festival

The Technical session of  National  Council on Sports has recommended  December  3rd 2020 for the opening ceremony of the Edo 2020 National Sports Festival,...

Oyo SWAN Chairman appointed into NFF committee

Mr Niyi Alebiosu, the Chairman, Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Oyo State Chapter, has been appointed into the Media and Publicity Committee of...

Maradona taken to hospital

Diego Maradona has been admitted to hospital in Argentina although his condition was not thought to be serious, local media reported on Monday. The 60-year-old...