The Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) has banned Togolese referee, Kokou Hougnimon Fagla from both National and International football-related activities for life, NAN reports. FIFA on Wednesday said that the ban came after Fagla was found guilty of accepting bribes to manipulate an international friendly match, which was against the organisation's code of ethics.

Torch And Pictograms Of Tokyo 2020 Olympics Unveiled

Ahead of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, the Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games has unveiled the signature torch that will be used as well as a set of 50 retro style pictograms, with the aim to pay homage to icons of the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.

Kamaru Usman Becomes First African To Win The UFC

Thirty-One (31) year old Nigeria Kamaru Usman, who is of Nigerian descent, born in  Texas and former NCAA Division II wrestler,  broke into the UFC in 2015 on its long-running competition reality show, has made history after being named the first black with the UFC title.

Nigerian born New Zealan-based Professional Mixed Martial Artist, Israel Adesanya has added another win to his UFC middleweight glory by defeating his mentor Anderson Silva, Saturday night in the UFC 234 in Melbourne, Autralia.

Formula One: Valtteri Bottas Clinches Season Opener

The season opener of the  Formula One (F1) Grand Prix has kicked started in Australia with Valtteri Bottas beating his world champion team-mate Lewis Hamilton to claimed an early lead as the F1 season begins.

The former President of the Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN), Yusuf Dauda died on Wednesday night, at his residence in Minna, Niger State, after he was discharged from the hospital. According to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Mohammed Maigidansanma, the secretary of the federation made the disclosure on Thursday. Yusuf served as HFN President for eight years and was a member of the Samuel Ochelon-led HFN Board, as the time of his death. Two wives and children survive the immediate ex-president. Maigidansanma said the HFN family will forever miss a dedicated and valuable member. Some members of the HFN Board attended the burial yesterday in Minna.

Former President of the Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN), Yusuf Dauda died on Wednesday night, at his residence in Minna, Niger State, after a brief illness.

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