Outbreak of gastroenteritis hits London 2017; Will Makwala contest 400m Final?

A wave of uncertainty has beclouded Isaac Makwala’s participation in the men’s 400m final, following indications that the sprinter may be suffering from a bout of gastroenteritis, which led to him withdrawing from the 200m heats on Monday. The Botswana athlete’s dream of going for the 200m/400m in London suffered a setback as he could no longer compete

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Eroton E & P sponsors Making of Champions’ coverage of IAAF World Championships in London!

Nigerian and World Athletics fans can be assured of LIVE social media, photo and video updates for the 2nd IAAF World Championships in a row from the stables of Making of Champions (MoC), following the Sport Media & Management Company’s debut outing covering the biennial Athletics showpiece 2 years ago in Beijing. Thanks to the

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IAAF clear Tosin Oke as Okagbare jets in for London World Championships

Former National Triple Jump king Tosin Oke has been cleared to compete at the 16th International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships which begins on Friday in London, United Kingdom. The news about Oke’s registration for the Triple Jump event at the championships was conveyed by the IAAF to the Athletics Federation of Nigeria

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Ituah Enahoro soars to PB of 8028 in the Decathlon in Düsseldorf

Nigerian-born Ituah Enahoro on Sunday joined the exclusive league of decathletes that have surpassed the 8000 point barrier after setting a Personal Best (PB) of 8028 whilst competing at the Thorpe Cup in Düsseldorf, Germany. However, the 19-year old achieved this brilliant feat whilst donning German colours, and was the standout performer at the event

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AFN names Okagbare, 11 others for IAAF World Championships in London

Moscow 2013 double medallist Blessing Okagbare and sprint hurdler Tobiloba Amusan, will lead a team of 12 athletes to compete at the 2017 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in London, England, from August 4th to 13th. Okagbare who will be making her fourth competitive appearance at the IAAF flagship event, will compete

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AFN Presidential Elections upheld as Gusau, Ogba return on AFN board

The Arbitration and Harmonization Committee set up by the Minister of Youth and Sports Solomon Dalung on Thursday, upheld elections in the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) and the Weightlifting Federation, thus returning Alhaji Ibrahim Gusau to the board as AFN President. Also, inauguration of the boards of all National Sports Federations has been scheduled

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Niger Delta E & P awards 3-year Student-Athlete Scholarship to MoC’s Ese Oguma

The Niger Delta Exploration & Production Plc (NDEP), Nigeria’s first integrated oil and gas investment company, has awarded a 3-year Student-Athlete Scholarship to Making of Champions (MoC) athlete Eseroghene Oguma, who is a student of the University of Port Harcourt (Uniport) in Rivers State. The vision of NDEP’s founding fathers was to create a vehicle

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