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Rio Olympic Fallouts, Team Nigeria, and the Same Old Story

The Rio Olympic Games have come and gone. With bitter-sweet memories we remember Team Nigeria's participation in Brazil and their failure to claim more than a bronze medal out of the 2,102 medals that could be won in 28 Olympic sports.

Exclusive: Nigeria’s John Obi Mikel Deserves an Attacking Role with the Super Eagles and...

I spoke with Henry Nwosu on Wednesday, August 24, 2016, via a telephone conversation in Lagos, Nigeria. Nwosu is a retired Nigerian footballer who played...

Rio Olympics: Nigeria’s U-23 Team Wins Bronze Medal, Thrash Honduras 3-2

Nigeria's U-23 team won Team Nigeria's first medal as the team defeated Honduras 3-2 in the third place match of the Rio Olympic Games...

Despite Personal Loss Okagbare Leads Nigeria’s Relay Team to 4x100m Final

The quartet of Blessing Okagbare, Gloria Asumu, Jennifer Madu and Agnes Osazuwa gave Nigerians a glimpse of hope of a medal as they zoom...

Germany Dashes Nigeria’s U-23 Olympic Dream, Win 2-0 in Semifinal

Nigeria's U-23 team failed to rise to the occasion as the team were beaten 2-0 by Germany in Wednesday's Rio Olympic Games Men's football...

#RioOlympics2016: Toriola, Aruna and Ukogu Make Nigeria Proud

Team Nigeria contingents at the Rio Olympic Games made their presence felt at the competition as the trio of Segun Toriola (table tennis), Aruna...

Rio Olympic Games: Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare Loses Out In Women’s 100m Semis

Nigeria's queen of the track, Blessing Okagbare failed to qualify for the final of the women's 100m at the Rio Olympic Games despite coming...

Nigeria’s U-23 Will Face Germany in Semifinal Clash, Beat Denmark 2-0

Nigeria's U-23 team have secured a place in the semifinals of the Rio Olympic Games Men's football after beating Denmark 2-0 at the Fonte...
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Nigeria’s U-23 Team Face Denmark in Rio Quarterfinal Showdown

The stage is set for the knockout stages of one of sport’s greatest events in the world as Nigeria's U-23 team confront Denmark in...

Nigeria’s U-23 Team Beat Sweden in Rio 1-0, Zoom into Olympic Quarterfinals

Nigeria's U-23 team have qualified for the quarterfinals of the Rio Olympic Games Men's football after beating Sweden 1-0 at the Amazônia Arena on...

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