Thursday , March 26 2020


Edo govt shuts public, private schools

BENIN CITY – With less than six days to the hosting of the 20th edition of the National Sports Festival (NSF) in Benin City, the Edo State Government has ordered the shutting down of all public and private schools across the state to allow residents to participate in the sports …

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Edo 2020 NSF: Supersport Named Host Broadcaster

BENIN CITY – SuperSport Nigeria,a Pan-Africa group of television channels has been named the host broadcaster for the Edo 2020 20th National Sports Festival which begins March 22,2020 in Benin City,Edo state. Chairman of the Marketing Sub-Committee of the Edo 2020 Festival,Mike Itemuagbor disclosed Thursday in Benin that Supersport has …

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Cricket Federation Launches New Int.Turf in Edo …Shaibu says facility the first in Nigeria, ready for Edo 2020 NSF

BENIN CITY- Edo State Cricket Association has opened its 2019/2020 Cricket Season with the formal launch of it’s newly constructed International Turf Wickets at Edo Boys High School, (Formerly Adolor Grammar School) off Ugbowo, Benin City. Vice President, Nigeria Cricket Federation and Chairman, Edo State Cricket Association, Mr. Uyi Akpata …

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Edo 2020 NSF: Shaibu Inspects Games Villages

BENIN CITY – Chairman, Local Organizing Committee, (LOC) 20th Edo 2020 National Sports Festival (NSF) and Edo State Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu has frowned at the poor maintenance culture at the University of Benin’s Ugbowo and Ekehuan campuses. He made this observations during an on the spot …

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Edo brings VAR to Nigeria

BENIN CITY – The Video Assistant Referee will be introduced to Nigerian football for the first time, when the 2020 National Sports Festival begins on March 22, courtesy of the Edo State Government. With the development, the football event of the festival tagged Edo 2020 will be officiated by referees, …

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