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SWAN to organise para-military games in Ekiti

By Idowu Gabriel, Ado-Ekiti.   The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Ekiti State chapter, is set to resuscitate the Paramilitary Games in the state, especially with support from the Commissioner of Police in Ekiti, Mr Morenikeji Adesina.   Adesina…
Lalong promises to complete Jos stadium

By Martha Agas, Jos..   Plateau State Gov. Simon Lalong has restated his commitment to completing the construction of the Jos Stadium on Zaria Road.   The governor gave the assurance on Monday at the Tee-off of the Golf kitty…
FIFA extends four-year ban on Orji Okonkwo worldwide

By Victor Okoye, Abuja.   Former Nigeria’s junior international Orji Okonkwo has had his four-year ban for doping violation by the Italian National Anti-Doping Tribunal extended worldwide by world football governing body, FIFA.   A statement by Ademola Olajire, Director…
Boxing fans react to Usyk’s win over Anthony Joshua

By Babatunde Ogunrinde, Lagos.   Some boxing fans in the sporting fraternity on Sunday expressed shock over the loss of Anthony Joshua to Oleksandr Usyk in a split decision in the world heavyweight championship bout in Saudi Arabia.   With…