Nigeria's Sports Minister Sunday Dare welcomed key officials to Abuja as the country prepares to welcome International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach next month.
All four competing nations have announced their initial squads for the second Middle East Africa Rugby League Championship, at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos next month.
The African Table Tennis Federation (ATTF) has acknowledged the immense contribution of Nigerian umpire John Peters and his four decades of service.
Nigeria beat Cameroon on penalties to claim the women's football gold medal at the African Games in Rabat.
Nigeria's Government is paying out cash rewards to the country's medallists from the ongoing African Games in Morocco.
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has renewed its partnership with Nigerian Breweries, it has been announced.
In an open letter to athletes and delegates at the 2019 African Games, athlete-led organisation Global Athlete publicly backed Nigerian sprinter Blessing Okagbare after she spoke up about athlete rights ahead of competition in Rabat, Morocco.
Africa's table tennis teams will begin their quest to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games tomorrow, at the 12th African Games in Morocco's capital, Rabat.
Nigeria defeated Senegal to successfully retain the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Women's AfroBasket title in Dakar
Former Nigeria coach and player Samson Siasia has been banned for life by FIFA after he was found to have "accepted that he would receive bribes" in relation to match-fixing.
Reigning champions Nigeria and hosts Senegal will meet for the second successive tournament in the final of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) AfroBasket.
Nigeria progressed to the semi-finals of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Women's AfroBasket tournament in Dakar with a commanding victory against the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Nigeria and Namibia will replace suspended Zimbabwe at the upcoming Men’s and Women’s T20 World Cup Qualifiers, respectively, it has been announced by the International Cricket Council (ICC).
Top seeds Dina Meshref and Quadri Aruna cruised into the semi-finals of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Africa Cup in Lagos in Nigeria.
Quadri Aruna got his campaign for International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) African Cup glory off to a winning start in Lagos with two opening day victories.