Tag: nike

Op-Ed EditorOctober 16, 2020

Super Eagles continue to stun with brilliant Jersey designs

The Super Eagles may have delivered uninspiring performances in their recent international friendly matches against Algeria and Tunisia, but they ...

Chinedu OkaforDecember 31, 2018

#YNaija2018Review: Serena Williams’ outburst, Tiger Woods return, Luka Modrić ends the Ronaldo/Messi duoploy… See the top 10 sporting moments of 2018

2018, like every other year, has been one of cheers and woes, and in the world of sports, it’s no ...

Chinedu OkaforDecember 10, 2018

How one man’s actions shook the entire sport’s world

The movement against bigotry and racism took a whole new turn with the inauguration of US president,  Donald Trump on ...

Adetayo AdesolaJune 4, 2018

Can the Super Eagles do more than its dazzling jersey?

“The smartest thing about Nigeria in the 1st half was their kit”, the words that echoed from the English commentator ...

ToluMarch 8, 2017

Nike launches ‘Pro-Hijab’ for female Muslim athletes | 7 things you should know

First we saw muslim model, Halima Aden walk the runway of the season’s biggest fashion shows in her hijab and ...

Isime EseneNovember 15, 2016

Wizkid stripped of ‘Best African Act’ award and more on Accelerate News [WATCH]

If you’ve missed Accelerate News, then be quick to catch-up on one for the quirkiest and most engaging takes on ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 2, 2016

Football: NFF unveils Nigeria’s new kits (PHOTOS)

The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF has unveiled kits to be worn by Nigerian national football teams in the 2016/17 season. ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 24, 2016

Alex Iwobi signs with Nike (WATCH)

Nigerian International, Alex Iwobi has inked a lucrative deal with Nike. The Arsenal talent has exhibited a lot of promise ...

Oreoluwa PetersDecember 8, 2015

NBA Superstar, Lebron James inks historic lifetime deal with Nike

Incredible! Basketball star Lebron James has agreed to a lifetime contract, the biggest of its kind in the 44 year ...

OluwapelumiNovember 11, 2015

PUMA Announces Autolacing Shoes

Puma just subtly announced its auto-lacing shoes. Yes, like we needed to get lazier. Anyway, the autolacing works via a patented ...

Mallam YeroAugust 2, 2015

Blessing Okagbare looks amazing in her new Nike campaign shots

It has been a while since Nigeria has had a proper world class female athlete, hasn’t it? Via Nike.com: World-class ...

oluwatobisoyomboJuly 9, 2014

#MovingOn: Manchester United and Nike to part ways after next season

by ‘Ifreke Inyang Giant kit-making company Nike, have announced they will end their sponsorship deal with Manchester United at the ...

January 21, 2014

Idiareno Atimomo: Brands that made us dance

by Idiareno Atimomo I fear that some musicians craft is being diminished by their association with brands. I won’t cite ...

July 31, 2013

Keeping it chic: Feet and sneakers… let’s go down low

by Esho Wemimo The love for shoes is something I believe women all over the globe have in common, it’s ...

January 14, 2013

Opinion: Not being the worst you can be does not make you positive

by Dr. Boyce Watkins The point is to say that we should stop celebrating black men who simply choose not ...

June 10, 2012

Illuminati symbol on Kanye West’s new Nike Air Yeezy II? Costs N98,000, most anticipated shoe in history (Pictures)

by Tolu Orekoya It must be good to be Kanye. He got the album (Watch the Throne), the Cannes gatecrash (for his 7-screen ...

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