Yussuf Alli who is the Meet Director for the Lagos Open Athletics Championship made the disclosure at the weekend even as he hinted a few other states may still join the already confirmed 24 states and clubs.
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Curtains will be drawn on the three-day tourney tomorrow, Thursday where prizes such laptops and other mouth-watering prizes would be dished out to the students.
Aiyepeku is particularly excited that table tennis is returning to Lagos after the famous Nigeria Open was cancelled in 2020 following the COVID-19 pandemic.
The reception for the team held at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos on Saturday.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the match, played at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos, had goals from Victor Osimhen, Oghenekaro Etebo and substitute Paul Onuachu.
“Update: @NGSuperEagles forward, @alexiwobi has tested negative after further COVID-19 tests were conducted,” the NFF wrote Tuesday morning on their Twitter page.
Lesotho, who bravely held Sierra Leone to a scoreless draw in Maseru on Saturday, are no longer in the running for a ticket to Cameroon.
Substitute Paul Onuachu’s last-gasp bullet header secured all the points, restored the Nigeria team’s winning mentality and condemned Benin Republic to a dogfight with the Leone Stars in their own encounter in Freetown on Tuesday.
The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, is also to grace the event in the morning before proceeding to Lagos to watch the Super Eagles last Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Lesotho at the Teslim Balogun Stadium.
The Chairman of the Lagos State Sports Commission, Sola Aiyepeku, made this known on Friday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos.
Governor Sanwo-Olu, who promised to support the team, tasked the technical crew and players to work tirelessly to defeat the Benin national team on Saturday at Porto Novo and beat Lesotho during a match to be played at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos on Tuesday.
The new helmsman was sworn-in at the inauguration ceremony of the board members of the various Lagos State Sports Associations conducted by the Lagos State Sports Commission at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere on Wednesday.
The three-time African champions will take on the Squirrels at Stade Charles de Gaulle in Porto Novo on March 27 before facing the Crocodiles three days later at Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos.
This was confirmed in a social media post by the country’s football body.
The manager was accompanied on the inspection by the First Vice President, Nigeria Football Federation, Seyi Akinwunmi; Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission, Shola Aiyepeku; and Director, Oluwatoyin Gafaar.
Elliot, a member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, gave the advice during his visit to the ongoing Farmfair Exhibition organised by the Coalition of Youth in collaboration with African Farmers at the Teslim Balogun Stadium on Sunday in Lagos.
Competent sources hinted that talks are on going between the Lagos State Government and the Nigeria Football Federation to host the game at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere.
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Ahead of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon on February 8, 2020, some registered runners had begun collection of their kits in preparation for the competition.
The Lagos State Government has urged residents to embrace religious tolerance and hard work to achieve better results.