This followed the team’s 2-0 bashing of Iceland on Friday at the Volgograd Arena, moving them the second position in the group behind Croatia who have six points from two games.
Dalung who made the remark while speaking with newsmen in Abuja on Wednesday, cautioned the Nigeria Football Federation to await the interpretation of the judgement before going ahead with its elections.
The request for the details are contained in three separate applications signed by MRA’s Executive Director, Edetaen Ojo, dated June 8, 2018 and addressed to the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha; the Minister of…
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Super Eagles had not been impressive in the friendly matches they played against the Three Lions of England and Narodak of Czech Republic. Following the below par performance of the Super Eagles,…
Dalung made call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Wednesday.
The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, made the announcement when he led a delegation of the International Paralympics Committee on a visit to the governor.
Ambode, who made the pledge while hosting the Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung also pledged to invest more in sports.
Dalung made the assertion at the end of the three-day International Paralympics Committee competition hosting seminar and inspection of facilities for the World Championships in Lagos.
Dalung made the assertion in Lagos at the opening of the Second Agitos World Para Powerlifting and Para Athletics seminar.
At the event, the Vice President also received the Team Nigeria to the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast 2018, Australia, which clinched ninth position out of 53 countries that participated in the games
Dalung told newsmen in Lagos that grassroots sports development was the only way to discover best talents that could be groomed to represent Nigeria at international competitions.
Dalung, represented by Esther Aluko, a ministry official, expressed the optimism at a seminar organised by the Sun Newspaper with theme: “Super Eagles May Excel in Russia and Beyond” at Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt.
Dalung, who spoke to State House correspondents after the closed door meeting with President Buhari, on Monday, said he briefed the president on the performance of the country’s team at the recently concluded Commonwealth games in…
Dalung in a statement issued on Thursday in Abuja by his Special Assistant, Media, Nneka Ikem-Anibeze, thanked the team for their commitment, patriotism and unity of purpose as the World Cup approaches.
Ikpea told the News Agency of Nigeria on telephone that the agreement was reached at a meeting organized by Solomon Dalung, the Minister for Youth and Sports, in Abuja.
The leader of the delegation and Associate Director for the 2022 Youth Olympic Games, Antoine Goetschy, made the remark when the four-man delegation paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, in his office at…
Dalung, while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria at Okpekpe in Edo, said this was necessary if the country must reposition itself in long distance races.