• Rio Olympics: Sports miniter sends two U-23 players, officials back to Nigeria

    Rio Olympics: Sports miniter sends two U-23 players, officials back to Nigeria

    Sports minister Solomon Dalung has sent two players and three officials of the national U-23 team back to Nigeria from the ongoing 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil.

    It was learnt that the two alternate players Stanley Dimgba and goalkeeper Yusuf Mohammed alongside the team’s media officer, Timi Ebikagboro, curator and the team coordinator were sent packing from the games and flew out of Brazil to Nigeria on Monday night.

    “We said they should send them back home if they could not […]