Thursday, August 18, 2022

Commonwealth Games

August 12, 2022

‘Nigerian youths no dey carry last’, they’ll lead country’s economic process: Tinubu

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress Bola Tinubu has hailed Nigerian youths home and abroad in celebration of International Youth day.

August 8, 2022

I’m proud of our athletes, Minister Dare says after strong showing at Commonwealth Games

Nigeria won 35 medals – 12 gold, nine silver and 14 bronze to finish seventh on the medals table which displayed 43 nations.

August 8, 2022

Team Nigeria’s Commonwealth Games success parting gift to me: Buhari

‘‘We are proud of these achievements and the memories will linger with the nation forever and for me this is a special moment,” said Mr Buhari.

President Muhammadu Buhari/Team Nigeria
August 7, 2022

#CWG2022: Tobi Amusan breaks record to win gold for Team Nigeria 

Amusan set a time of 12.30s to continue what is her best season ever as an athlete.

August 7, 2022

Commonwealth Games: More medals for Nigeria in wrestling, para-athletics

Wrestling dominated the bulk of the medals on Saturday as para-table tennis, para-athletics and athletes in other sports continued to make the country proud.

Team Nigeria at Commonwealth Games
August 6, 2022

Commonwealth Games: Akeredolu celebrates Ondo-born wrestler Adekuoroye 

“We express our heartfelt gratitude to Odunayo Adekuoroye for making us proud in Ondo state and Nigeria at large,” said the Ondo government.

Odunayo Adekuoroye and Governor Rotimi Akeredolu
August 6, 2022

Commonwealth Games: Nigeria win four more medals on day nine

Team Nigeria are expected to win more medals in weightlifting and athletics events before the end of the day.

Team Nigeria at Commonwealth Games
August 6, 2022

Commonwealth Games: Nigeria’s gold medal haul rises to seven

On Saturday morning, Team Nigeria increased their gold medal as five athletes got to the podium, finishing top.

Team Nigeria at Commonwealth Games
August 5, 2022

Commonwealth Games: Innocent Nnamdi wins para-powerlifting medal

Innocent Nnamdi on Thursday won a bronze medal in the men’s lightweight para-powerlifting event.

Nnamdi Innocent
August 4, 2022

Nwachukwu breaks world record to win Nigeria’s fourth gold at Commonwealth Games

The 23-year-old also previously held the world record of 33.35m for the F42 event before this tournament.

Goodness Nwachukwu