Category Archives: Multisports

PRESIDENT BUHARI TO OPEN WEST AFRICAN SPORTS MINISTERS MEETING

President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to declare open the 1st Session of the West African Ministers of Sports Council Meeting today, Dec 13, 2017 at the Conference Hall of the ECOWAS Parliament, Area 10, Garki Abuja. Time is 10am. The President will also launch the Permanent Secretariat Headquarters […]

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ANTI-DOPING – SOCHI 2014 3 ADDITIONAL RUSSIAN ATHLETES FILE APPEALS AT THE COURT OF ARBITRATION FOR SPORT CAS

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has registered 3 additional appeals filed by Russian athletes against decisions taken by the Disciplinary Commission of the International Olympic Committee (IOC DC). The IOC DC found the athletes to have committed antidoping rule violations during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, disqualified them from the events in […]

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IOC and Paris 2024 begin co-construction of Olympic Games Paris 2024

Throughout a two-day orientation seminar, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Paris 2024 reinforced their commitment to organising the Olympic Games in a spirit of co-construction over the next seven years. “The IOC and Paris 2024 have already enjoyed a strong, collaborative relationship, which allowed for the realisation of innovative ideas such as the Tripartite […]

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NASS PROMISES MORE FUNDS FOR SPORTS IN 2018

The National Assembly has pledged to appropriate more funds for sports in the 2018 budget. The vice chairman Senate Committee on Sports, Senator Kabir Marfa Garba made the pledge on Tuesday at the opening of the Sports Summit and Exhibition held at Package B of the Abuja National Stadium. “We know the position of sports […]

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NIGERIA SPORTS SUMMIT AND EXHIBITION OPENS IN ABUJA

A 5-day Sports Summit and Exhibition Programme has opened at the Indoor Sports Hall, Package B of the Abuja National Stadium. The summit, organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports in collaboration with Spring Vision International Koncept Limited is themed ‘Nigerian Sports and its economic diversification into entrepreneurial investment to enhance talents, empowerment and […]

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Commonwealth Sports Movement and Unicef Reveal First Life-Changing Results of Glasgow 2014 Partnership

Over 11 million children have benefitted from initiative The Commonwealth Sports Movement and Unicef have today revealed the first results of the far-reaching impact of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games ‘Put Children First’ campaign. To mark World Children’s Day, and as part of a broader Progress Report to be released in April 2018, the Commonwealth […]

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Chad Le Clos Announced As Youth Olympic Ambassador For The Second Time

South African swimming sensation Chad le Clos has been announced today by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as an Ambassador for the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018. The announcement took place in Singapore, the place where Chad came to international attention when he won five medals at the inaugural Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in […]

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IOC Launches Toolkit To Safeguard Athletes From Harassment And Abuse In Sport

IOC launches toolkit for Olympic movement to safeguard athletes from harassment and abuse in sport Safe sport measures in place at PyeongChang 2018 to protect athletes The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today took a further important step in the protection of athletes from harassment and abuse by launching a toolkit to assist International Sports Federations […]

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DALUNG MAKES PASSIONATE PLEA TO NASS FOR FUNDS FOR RUSSIA 2018 PREPARATIONS, COMMONWEALTH…,

Borne out of the determination to make a statement at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, the Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has appealed to the National Assembly to appropriate sufficient funds for sports in the 2018 budget. The Minister reasoned that for any meaningful success to be recorded by Nigerian […]

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CROSS COUNTRY INNOVATIVELY INCLUDED IN PROGRAMME FOR BUENOS AIRES CROSS COUNTRY INNOVATIVELY INCLUDED IN PROGRAMME FOR BUENOS AIRES 2018 YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES

The timetable of the athletics programme for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games has been published and, as was originally announced at the IAAF Council Meeting in Beijing in 2015, innovatively includes a cross-country element. As has been the case since the inaugural Youth Olympic Games in 2010, there are two stages to each […]

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Los Angeles Is Ready To Host The Olympic Games 2028 – IOC 2028 Evaluation Commission

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today released the report of the Evaluation Commission 2028, which was tasked with analysing Los Angeles’ proposal after the city announced its intention to become a candidate for the Olympic Games 2028 on 31 July. “The report confirms that Los Angeles is ready to host the Olympic Games 2028,” said […]

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FEDERATIONS’ PRESIDENTS TO TAKEOVER ATHLETES AT NYG CLOSING CEREMONY

The Talent Identification Committee is to hand over talents discovered at the ongoing National Youth Games in Ilorin Kwara state at the closing ceremony on Saturday. The committee was set up by the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development to fish out young talents who will replace the aging athletes. According to the Minister of […]

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