“Enough is enough” – Lukaku calls out FIFA and UEFA over racism

Following the insults England players received during their World Cup qualifying victory over Hungary on Thursday, Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku has called on FIFA and UEFA to put a stop to racism in sport. He has publicly asked FIFA and UEFA to make serious penalties against supporters who make racist comments against players, after incidents […]

We feel disrespected and humiliated by our own government – Nigerian Olympics athletes

Nigerian athletes participating in the ongoing Olympic games in Tokyo are staging a series of protests against the bad treatment they receive from the country’s government and the committee set up to manage the team. Their concerns range across funding, lack of technical support and attention to details which resulted in open humiliation of the […]

African athletes show up in beautiful traditional attires at the Olympics

African countries have been drawing all the attention online since their appearance at the opening ceremony of the ongoing Olympic Games in Tokyo. Athletes from countries such as Kenya, The Gambia, Nigeria, Cameroon, Senegal among others displayed the traditional attires of their respective countries at the event. Representatives from Kenya, a country located at the […]

Nigeria thrashes Argentina after historic win over the U.S men Basketball team

After beating the US basketball team made up of experienced players, Nigeria seems not to be done yet. The team which is out there to prove a point ahead of the Olympics has thrashed Argentina’s Basketball team in a recent game. The match which was played at the Michelob Ultra Arena in Las Vegas ended […]

Nigeria’s Israel Adesanya defeats Marvin to retain his UFC Middleweight title

Nigeria’s Israel Adesanya has once demonstrated his excellence to the world by retaining the middleweight title at the 263rd episode of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The Stylebender defeated his Italian opponent, Marvin Vettori to win the title in a unanimous decision. The three judges scored the King 50-45, 50-45, 50-45. The fight which was held […]

NBA Sponsored Basketball league to commence in Rwanda today

The first game of the NBA-sponsored Basketball Africa League (BAL) is scheduled to begin today, 16 May 2021 in Kigali -Rwanda after being delayed by the pandemic. The League, which was constituted through a partnership between the National Basketball Association (NBA) in North America and the International Basketball Federation, is set to feature club teams […]

Nigeria’s Musa Mustapha Becomes World’s Best Table Tennis Player

Nigeria’s 11-year-old table tennis player, Musa Mustapha, has been ranked as the world’s best player in the boys’ U-11 cadet category. He has become the second African to achieve the number one spot in the world after Hana Goda. Hana Goda was named the best U-15 girl table tennis player in the world. According to […]

Three African Kings: Israel Adesanya, Kamaru Usman and Francis Ngannou makes history in the UFC

Three African fighters, Israel Adesanya, Kamaru Usman and Francis Ngannou have made history in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) by holding the topmost position in three different divisions at the same time, embossing the image of the continent on the world globe. Currently, Israel Adesanya from Nigeria is the world’s middleweight champion. Another Nigerian, Kamaru […]