Nigeria began the defence of their men's AfroBasket title with a nervy win as competition got underway in Tunisia and Senegal today.
Nigeria will seek to defend their men's AfroBasket title when competition gets underway tomorrow in Tunisia and Senegal.
Nigerian weightlifters fear may miss Gold Coast 2018 following Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships absence
Nigerian weightlifters may be forced to miss next year's 2018 Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast after failing to compete at the ongoing Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships in Australia.
Nigeria secured their first Women's AfroBasket title for 12 years after they comfortably beat Senegal 65-48 in Bamako.
Nigeria survived a late fightback to claim a thrilling one point semi-final victory over hosts Mali at the Women's AfroBasket in Bamako today.
Nigeria are one win away from a first final appearance at the Women's AfroBasket in over a decade after thrashing Ivory Coast in Bamako today.
Nigeria bagged the first quarter-final spot at the 2017 Women’s AfroBasket after defeating Egypt 106-72 today.
Nigeria’s Government have pledged an additional N50 million (£105,000/$137,000/€117,000) to support the construction of the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa’s (ANOCA) headquarters in Abuja.
Olympic gold medallist Daniel Igali has been re-elected as President of the Nigerian Wrestling Federation (NWF).
Iran won a nervy penalty shootout against Nigeria to progress to the quarter-finals of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in The Bahamas today.
Marwa Amri of Tunisia secured her ninth African Wrestling Championship gold medal as she topped the podium in the women's 60 kilograms event in Marrakesh.
Kenya has become the sixth country to welcome the Gold Coast 2018 Queen’s Baton as the countdown continues towards the Commonwealth Games.
Uganda has become the latest country to welcome the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Baton Relay as it continues to travel across Africa.
South Korea has offered its support to the Nigeria Taekwondo Federation’s (TFN) push for medals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games by organising classes in the sport for both adults and children.
Paralympic shot put champion plans to quit sport due to "lack of support and appreciation" in Nigeria
Rio 2016 Paralympic gold medal winning shot putter Lauritta Onye reportedly plans to quit the sport in an apparent response to the Nigerian Government's supposed lack of appreciation of her success.