Category: Sports

GTBank Holds Football Development Camp for Students, Coaches

Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, is set to sponsor 40 outstanding young talents discovered at its football tournaments as well as 60 school coaches on an all-expense paid intensive player development and coach-training programme tagged “Camp GTBank.” Camp GTBank is a football and educational development initiative designed to train and develop outstanding…

McCarthy Obanor Grabs Car, N1m at Nigeria National Freestyle Championships

History was made in Lagos at the weekend as Mr McCarthy Obanor emerged the winner of the first edition of the Nigeria National Freestyle Championship accredited by the World Federation of Freestyle Football. Apart from winning the sum of N1m, Obanor also won for himself a brand new GAC car and will also be representing…

FG Commends Heritage Bank Commitment To Entertainment Industry

Federal Government has commended Heritage Bank Limited, Nigeria’s Most Innovative Banking Service Provider, for its commitment to the development and growth of the creative industry. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed gave the commendation at a two-day Creative Nigeria Summit held in Lagos recently with the theme: Financing the Film, Television and…

66 Ex-Militants Gain Admission into Barcelona School

By Nwaorgu Faustinus No fewer than 66 former agitators including some selected youths from crisis impacted communities in the Niger Delta were last Tuesday offered scholarships to study sports management fundamentals at the Johan Cruyff Institute of Barcelona. Speaking at a press conference organized by Sia-One Sports Academy at the Uyo Township Stadium on Tuesday,…

GTBank Masters Cup Season 6 Wraps Up Today

The 2017 edition of the GTBank Masters Cup climaxed today, Thursday, June 29, at the famous waterfront Onikan stadium in Lagos. During today’s finals, old flames would be rekindled as the two matches features the four most outstanding teams in this year’s competition. The prestigious secondary schools football tournament was established in 2012 and it…

Evander Holyfield, ACI Entertainment Partner on Boxing Reality Show

Few weeks after staging Rhumbles, the first boxing and entertainment event in Nigeria featuring four time heavyweight champion, Evander Holyfield, foremost entertainment firm, ACI Entertainment and Evander Holyfield’s Realdeal Entertainment have entered into a partnership to stage the first boxing reality show in Nigeria Among other things, the boxing reality show will seek to discover…