National Sports Festival

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National Sports Festival Postponed Again, Gets New Date

For the third time, the National Sports Festival has been postponed to a later date. The event which was originally scheduled to hold earlier this year from March 20 through April 3 in Edo, was first postponed indefinitely in March, due to the COVID-19 outbreak that put the country on lockdown. Then in November, after […]
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2020 National Sports Festival set to hold in Edo in March

Edo State will host the 20th edition of the National Sports Festival in March. Thousands of Nigerian athletes will converge in Edo to compete for medals in about 33 different sports, including tennis. Nigerian tennis players will represent their States, as they seek to claim top honours in men’s and women’s singles, doubles and mixed […]
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“70% of work completed,” Coach Akinloye says ahead of 2020 National Sports Festival

The 20th edition of the National Sports Festival will hold in Edo State in March 2020 and preparations for a successful hosting are well under way in the state. Following a technical joint meeting for the national showpiece, which held in Edo in December, the technical director of the Nigeria Tennis Federation, Coach Rotimi Akinloye, […]