WTT Hopes To Produce Players In The Mould Of Quadri Aruna
From Dianabasi Effiong With the staging of World Table Tennis (WTT) events in Africa, the continent will produce more stars like Quadri Aruna said WTT Council Chair, Liu Guoliang. Speaking at the webinar held specifically for ITTF Family members located in Africa on Wednesday July 8 with 28 member... Read more
NFF Adopts PPG, Sets New League Season Tentatively For September, October
From Dianabasi Effiong Following resolutions passed at an online meeting of the NFF Football Committee, which had in attendance the Chairpersons of all the National Leagues and the President of the Nigeria Referees Association, the Executive Committee of the NFF has, after a holistic consideration of all the issues affecting... Read more
I’m Ready For New Challenge In Germany, Says Aruna Quadri
The clock has started clicking for Aruna Quadri as the Nigerian is eagerly looking forward to joining the elite players in the world for the 2020/2021 German Table Tennis Bundesliga League. After more that a decade plying his trade in the Portuguese League where he has established himself as... Read more
English Premiership side, Liverpool FC were crowned champions on Thursday after winning their first top-flight title in three decades. As Liverpool holding a massive lead at the top of the table, what was needed for the Reds to claim the title was if Manchester City failed to win away... Read more
The Nigeria Football Federation has reached out to Super Eagles’ forward, Victor Osimhen who lost his father on Saturday evening, expressing grief and a groundswell of sorrow among the Nigerian Football family over the passing of the patriarch of the Osimhen family. Reports said Mr. Patrick Osimhen, 80, died... Read more
Nigeria Football Federation Shuts Down All Football Activities For Four Weeks
The Nigeria Football Federation has announced the cessation of all forms of football activities in the country for the next four weeks, as a result of the global coronavirus pandemic.   According to the country’s supreme football –governing body, the shutdown affects all on-field activities the various National Teams,... Read more
Rohr Invites Musa, Ekong, Omeruo, 21 others for Leone Stars
. Iheanacho returns; Dessers, Ehizibue are first-timer   Technical Adviser Gernor Rohr has listed team captain Ahmed Musa, vice captain William Ekong and veteran defender Kenneth Omeruo in his 24-man Super Eagles’ roster for the quick-double 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against the Leone Stars of Sierra... Read more
Harcourt: Cedar Mount Int’l School Wins Radio Nigeria Kids Football Challenge 2020 Tournament
Cedar Mount Int’l school, Port Harcourt, has won the 2020 Edition of Radio Nigeria Kids football Challenge. The debutants defeated defending Champions, Great Calvary International 15-14 in a pulsating penalties after they came from 3-1 down to draw 3-3 in regulation time. Gloria Education Centre won the third-place match... Read more
Omar Assar returns to big stage to lead Egyptian contingent to German Open… The two best players in Africa – Aruna Quadri of Nigeria and Omar Assar of Egypt will be leading the continent’s contingent to the first ITTF World Tour in 2020 – German Open holding at GETEC... Read more
Ministry Denies Endorsing Bash Ali’s World Record Fight
Nigeria’s Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has denied given approval to former boxing champion, Bash Ali to stage a “World Guinness Book of Record” fight in Nigeria. Kola Daniel, Special Assistant (Media) to Minister of Youth and Sports Development, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja.... Read more