Category: Abuja

ABUJA 2020: NIGERIA WIN BIG AT PARA POWERLIFTING WORLD CUP – Sports247
Abuja, Nigeria

ABUJA 2020: NIGERIA WIN BIG AT PARA POWERLIFTING WORLD CUP – Sports247

The Para Power lifting World Cup came to an end at the international conference centre, Abuja today after an eventful three days. The world cup hosted in Africa for the first time ended with the host, Nigeria claiming a total of 45 medals in both senior and junior categories of the tournament as the team…

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Day 1 | Men’s up to 49kg and 54kg | Abuja 2020 WPPO World Cup – Paralympic Games
Abuja, Men's

Day 1 | Men’s up to 49kg and 54kg | Abuja 2020 WPPO World Cup – Paralympic Games

345K Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Don’t like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Streamed live 4 hours agoLive action of day one of the 2020…

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Abuja, dares

Abuja 2020: Dare dares athletes to focus on gold – The Punch

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has charged  the Nigerian team at the 2020 Para-Powerlifting World Cup in Abuja to focus on making the country proud  by winning laurels. According to the Special Adviser, Media to the minister, John Joshua-Akanji , Dare made the call  on Tuesday, when he visited the team’s …

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Day 1 | Women’s Up to 41kg, 45kg, 50kg and 55kg | Abuja 2020 WPPO World Cup – Paralympic Games
Abuja, Women's

Day 1 | Women’s Up to 41kg, 45kg, 50kg and 55kg | Abuja 2020 WPPO World Cup – Paralympic Games

Live action of day one of the 2020 World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Abuja, Nigeria. More information and live results can be found on the World Para Powerlifting website. Like and follow World Para Powerlifting on Facebook and Instagram at: @ParaPowerlifting and on Twitter at: @Powerlifting

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As Abuja is christened Olympic Capital of Africa – Daily Trust
Abuja, christened

As Abuja is christened Olympic Capital of Africa – Daily Trust

November 13, 2019, marked a turning point in the Olympic history of Nigeria following the two-day official visit and inspection tour of the President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Dr Thomas Bach with the proclamation of Abuja as the Olympic Capital of Africa. The Olympic legend was welcomed by the Minister of Youth and…

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Abuja, Ibrahim

Abua, Ibrahim soar to Abuja J5 ITF second round – Daily Trust

HomeSportsAbua, Ibrahim soar to Abuja J5 ITF second roundADVERTISEMENT Nigeria’s Canice Abua advanced to the second round of the NTF International Junior Championships Wednesday following a straight-sets victory over Ghanaian 6th seed, Desmond Ayaaba, in Abuja. Abua, who surprisingly claimed the ITF Junior title last week is bidding for a back-to-back successes to stretch his…

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Abeokuta, Abuja

Abuja, Abeokuta marathons get October, November 2019 dates

The culture of international marathons and road races revived by Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, in February 2016 is spreading like wildfire.The culture of international marathons and road races revived by Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, in February 2016 is spreading like wildfire.The latest cities to catch the bug, courtesy Nilayo Sports Management,…

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Abuja Stadium to be shut down – Nigerian govt gives reason
Abuja, Stadium

Abuja Stadium to be shut down – Nigerian govt gives reason

The Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports has announced that the Abuja National Stadium as from next week would be closed. The ministry’s Permanent Secretary, Olusade Adesola, told newsmen in Abuja that the closure would help them put the stadium in a proper shape for the 2018 National Sports Festival (NSF). Adesola said the closure…

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Abuja, Abeokuta marathons get date
Abeokuta, Abuja

Abuja, Abeokuta marathons get date

Abuja City International Marathon and Abeokuta City International Marathon have been added to the foremost marathon race in the country, The Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. According to the country’s foremost Marathon and Road Races organising company, Nilayo Sports Management Company, that the two races will come up in the later part of 2019. While…

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