I Shall Reposition Sports in Ekiti – Fayemi

The gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressive Congress for Ekiti state governorship election Dr. John Kayode Fayemi has promised to take sports in the state to greater heights if he returns as the governor. Addressing a large gathering of students and different youth groups, including the Ekiti Youths In Sports (EYIS) in Ado-Ekiti yesterday, the…

Why we want Fayemi back as Gov – “Ekiti Youths In Sports”

As the momentum gathers for next week’s governorship election in Ekiti State, youths in the state under the aegis ‘ Ekiti Youths In Sports’ have reiterated their desire to have a former governor of the state, Dr. John Kayode Fayemi win the election and return as the state’s governor. In a press release signed and…

IOC President Welcomes The Swiss President to The Olympic Museum

The President of the Swiss Confederation, Alain Berset, was guest of honour at The Olympic Museum in Lausanne on Friday. IOC President Thomas Bach gave the Swiss Head of State a personal guided tour of the exhibitions at The Museum, including a special exhibit devoted to Swiss athletes who participated in the recent Olympic Winter…

IOC and C40 To Partner On Climate Transition

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and C40 Cities today committed to partner on climate transition by working for sustainable Olympic Games. This unique global partnership was announced by HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, Chair of the IOC Sustainability and Legacy Commission, alongside Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of Paris and C40 Chair, at the first edition…

First IOC Visit Sees Paris 2024 Pioneering New Approach To Games

Closing its first visit to the French capital, the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission was impressed with Paris 2024’s pioneering new approach to hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Games in line with Olympic Agenda 2020 and its New Norm. The French plan is an ambitious and inspiring project that uses the Games as a…

Lacoste To Celebrate Iconic Olympic Heritage With New apparel Line

* First exclusive Olympic Heritage lifestyle apparel collection designed by Lacoste as part of a three-year licensing agreement. * The Olympic Heritage collection is an essential element of the new IOC Global Licensing Strategy, developed in line with Olympic Agenda 2020. * The launch of the Olympic Heritage collection designed by Lacoste coincides with the…

IOC Continues With Dialogue On The Korean peninsula

Delegations from North and South Korea, China and Japan invited to Lausanne for Olympic Day. During talks between the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President, Thomas Bach, and the President of South Korea, Moon Jae-in, and later with the leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Un, both leaders asked the IOC to continue to support the…

Buenos Aires 2018 Introducing Sport To Over One Million Local Youth

Yesterday, the Buenos Aires 2018 Organising Committee (BAYOGOC) outlined, at the final meeting with the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission, how its vision of bringing sport to the young people of Argentina has come to fruition and that preparations are on track with just over four months to go to the 3rd Summer Youth…

2018 Ladies In Sport Conference Comes Up 1st Of June at The Lagos Sheraton Hotel

The 2018 Ladies in Sport Conference will take place on the 1st of June at the Lagos Sheraton Hotel Ikeja. The conference features international expert speakers like the International business development manager for the La Liga, Javier Del Rio; Sports facility Manager, Chris Hague; CAS member Deanna Reiss and returning for this year’s edition International…

NIGERIA PROPOSES TO HOST 2022 YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES

Nigeria has officially made a proposal to the International Olympic Committee to host the 2022 Youth Olympic Games in Abuja. At a video presentation held in Abuja on Sunday, the Nigerian delegation comprising the Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Barrister Solomon Dalung, the Permanent Secretary Mr Adesola Olusade, the Nigeria Olympic Committee President Engr…