2024 Olympics Games: IOC’s Fredericks steps down as bid chief

International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Frank Fredericks stepped down on Tuesday as head of the team evaluating bids to host the 2024 Olympics. His decision is in the wake of an IOC ethics commission’s investigation of alleged payments to him before the awarding of the 2016 Games to Rio. Namibian Fredericks, a four-time Olympic sprint……

Copy of Newspaper Headlines – Fowler to hunt 10 million Nigerians for taxes by December. Despite hard times 2016, govt made over 2.3 trillion naira from taxes. Rome’s Mayor refuses to host 2024 Olympics. The Army is helping our stay at home cause – IPOB, MASSOB. Police teargas rallies supporting El Zakzaky. MTN in fresh $12 billion palaver. Nigeria cries out to UN – Help us, we can do no more over Chibok Girls.

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Newspaper Headlines – Fowler to hunt 10 million Nigerians for taxes by December. Despite hard times 2016, govt made over 2.3 trillion naira from taxes. Rome’s Mayor refuses to host 2024 Olympics. The Army is helping our stay at home cause – IPOB, MASSOB. Police teargas rallies supporting El Zakzaky. MTN in fresh $12 billion palaver. Nigeria cries out to UN – Help us, we can do no more over Chibok Girls.

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Saraki Task MTN, Private Firms In Sports Development

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has challenged MTN Nigeria to play an increased role in sports development in the country. This is stated in a press statement made available to the press by the media office of the Senate President  in Abuja. Saraki said this on Tuesday while speaking to reporters after a courtesy…

Rohr to give Mikel Obi free attacking role

New Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, is ready to given Mikel John Obi a free role in the team’s attack. The midfielder, who plays in front of the back four for Chelsea, rolled back the years at this year’s Olympic Games in Brazil, when he was given an attacking role by coach Samson Siasia. Mikel…

2016 Olympics: Supporters club helped Dream Team VI win bronze medal – Ladipo

President General of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club, Dr. Rafiu Ladipo, has claimed their support contributed to the country’s U-23 team winning their bronze medal at the just concluded Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil. The Dream Team VI defeated Honduras 3-2 in the third-place play-off, to clinch Nigeria’s only medal at the competition. Ladipo insists…

Dalung declares state of emergency in Nigerian sports

Kienka canvasses transparency in NOC, sports federations Following another disastrous outing at the Olympic Games, Nigeria’s Sports minister, Solomon Dalung, stunned stakeholders in Abuja yesterday by declaring a state of emergency in the country’s sports. Dalung who was speaking at the presentation of Sports Reform Committee Report at the Media Centre of the Abuja National…

I am not the problem of Nigerian sports – Dalung

Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, has fired back at those calling for his sack following the country’s poor outing at the 2016 Olympic Games and says he is not the problem. Dalung was speaking to State House correspondents, after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari to review the Olympics, where Nigeria finished with only one bronze medal….