Nigeria’s fastest 15-year old bags Shell Scholarship

Fortune has smiled on 15-year old sprint prodigy, Chiamaka Egbochinam, who has been awarded a 2-year Secondary School Scholarship by Oil and Gas company, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited (SNEPCo). The talented teenager, who is a member of Making of Champions’ (MoC) Track Club, is the third beneficiary of MoC’s Student-Athlete Scholarship scheme.  It

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Nigeria place 7th in the 4x400m, pull out of 4x100m final at World Relays

Team Nigeria athletes struggled to make an impact at the just concluded IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas after executing the championships with a depleted team. It will be recalled that home-based athletes like Sade Abugan, Mercy Ntia-Obong, Omolara Omotosho, Praise Idamadudu and Peace Uko were initially listed on the team, before being dropped at

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Brilliant Botswana snatch 4x400m Silver medal at IAAF World Relays

Botswana have demonstrated that they are serious contenders for GOLD at the forthcoming World Championships in London after a brilliant display from the predominantly youthful side on Day 2 of the IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas. The men’s 4x400m quartet of Isaac Makwala, Baboloki Thebe, Onkabetse Nkobolo and Karabo Sibanda put up a highly inspiring

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