Tag: Rio 2016

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 18, 2016

Just In: Paralympics team arrive Nigeria to warm reception

Nigeria’s team to the Rio 2016 Paralympics games on Sunday arrived the country to a warm reception. The team set ...

ToluSeptember 14, 2016

Nigeria Paralympics team, Hillary Clinton, Patience Jonathan | The winners and losers

Team Nigeria has made the country proud with their outstanding performance at the ongoing 2016 Paralympics Games in Rio. So far, the ...

RoqeebahSeptember 14, 2016

Nigeria’s laudable performance at the Paralympics

Nigeria has been attending the Summer Paralympics since 1992, making this their 7th time at the multi sport event set ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 11, 2016

Rio Olympics: I put more than £30,000 into Dream Team – Mikel Obi

Captain of Nigeria’s bronze winning team at the Rio 2016 Olympics, John Mikel Obi has revealed the poor training conditions the team ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 29, 2016

NFF should pay me every kobo they owe me – Siasia

Olympic bronze medal winning coach Samson Siasia has demanded that he be paid every kobo he is being owed by ...

Oreoluwa PetersAugust 11, 2016

#RioOlympics: Nigerian Twitter may or may not be happy about Dream Team’s loss to Colombia

Nigeria’s Dream Team VI were defeated 2-0 in the closing group stage encounter against Colombia at the ongoing #RioOlympics in the ...

Oreoluwa PetersAugust 7, 2016

From Abuja to Rio de janeiro, here are the top 10 photos of the past week

From President Faure Gnassingbe’s visit to Abuja to the amazing scenes from the 2016 Olympics in Rio de janeiro, here are top 10 ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 3, 2016

Olympics: U-23 team stranded in Atlanta

Nigeria’s football team to the 2016 Rio Olympics are yet to arrive the games due to delay in flight arrangements. ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 29, 2016

Nigeria’s women relay team banned from Rio Olympics

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has thrown out Nigeria’s 4x400m women’s relay team out of next month’s Olympic ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 28, 2016

No player here is hungry, I didn’t donate $30,000 to anyone – Mikel Obi

Captain of Team Nigeria to the Rio Olympics, John Mikel Obi has denied reports that he gave $30,000 dollars to ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 25, 2016

Athletes’ ticket controversy: Dalung summons AFN secretary general

Last weekend, Nigerian social media was awash with news that athletes representing the country in Rio 2016 Olympics, in Brazil ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 19, 2016

Pres. Buhari receives Nigerian team to the Rio Olympics (PHOTOS)

President Muhammadu Buhari this afternoon received the country’s delegation to the Rio 2016 Olympics, starting next month. See photos below: ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 19, 2016

Buhari to officials: Stay home if you’ve no business in Rio Olympics

President Muhammadu Buhari has told officials who have no business being at the Rio 2016 Olympics in Brazil to stay ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 25, 2016

Arsenal and Nigeria are fighting over Alex Iwobi

Arsenal have been reported to be reluctant about granting Nigerian International, Alex Iwobi permission to partake in the Rio 2016 ...

August 15, 2012

WATCH: Brazil releases official Rio 2016 Olympics theme song

by Adeniyi Abdul Well, well. That was fast. It’s only been three days since the closing ceremony of the London ...

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