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3rd Mutual Benefits National Badminton C/ship: Adesokan, Opeyori Emerge Champions

The curtains were drawn on the 3rd Mutual Benefits National Badminton Championship at the Mutual Benefit / Police College Badminton Complex in the Police College, Ikeja, Lagos on Saturday, 12 October 2019.

Tokyo 2020: Nigeria’s Badminton Stars Begin Quest For Qualification

Nigeria and Africa’s top-ranked badminton players Dorcas Adesokan, Anuoluwapo Opeyori and Godwin Olofua are set to begin their quest for Olympic qualification today at the 2019 Egypt International tournament. The tournament serves...

Badminton: Adesokan Claims 2019 Zambia International Badminton Championship Title

Africa's number one ranked player Dorcas Ajoke Adesokan emerged champion of the 2019 Zambia International Badminton Championship defeating Egyptian second seed Doha Hany in Sunday's final in Lusaka. Top-seeded Adesokan started...

Para-Badminton Workshop: Orbih Hails Kaduna State Govt, Abia First Lady

President of the Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN), Francis Orbih has commended the Kaduna State Government and the First Lady of Abia State, Nkechi Ikpeazu for their support for Para-Badminton in Nigeria.

Opeyori Reigns Supreme At 3rd Golden Katsina National Championship

The climax of the 3rd Golden Star Katsina National Championship was as explosive as it was exciting. The Final matches heralded some predictable and some brand new champions. The Men's Singles...

Badminton: Egyptian Embassy May Derail Nigeria’s Olympics Hopes

Nigeria’s hope of qualifying for the badminton event of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics is currently hanging in the balance as the Egyptian Embassy is yet to grant the country’s contingent visas to the All Africa Senior...

BFN Congratulates Opeyori On Nigeria Sports Awards Feat

The Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) has commended Anuoluwapo Opeyori for scooping two awards at the recently held 2019 Nigeria Sports Award in Lagos. Nigeria and Africa's sensation, Opeyori won the “Racquet...

Badminton: Olympics Qualification Top Priority As BFN Unveils 2020 Programme

The President of the Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) Francis Orbih Esq has stated that the federation is working assiduously to ensure that its leading players qualify for this year's Tokyo Olympic Games.

Dorcas Adesokan On Course For Tokyo 2020 Olympics Despite African Championships Setback

Team Nigeria has played in 3 of the 5 Finals in the just concluded All Africa Senior Championships in Cairo, Egypt despite all challenges and frustrations which saw to the team missing the Thomas and Uber cup qualifiers (Team...

Badminton: Naomi Oyinloye Becomes Nigeria’s First BCA Certified Umpire In 20 Years

The Nigerian Badminton Federation has lauded umpire Naomi Adeoyin Oyinloye after she became the first Nigerian to be elevated to a Badminton Confederation of Africa (BCA) Certificated Umpire in two decades. Ms Oyinloye achieved the status following a BCA Umpires...


Why NPFL Clubs Owe Players’ Salaries – Shehu Dikko

League Management Company chairman Shehu Dikko has disputed claims of a widespread culture in the Nigeria Professional Football League where clubs owe players backlogs...


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