Category Archives: Sports

Keme Balogun U-15 team Defeat Coker Junior To Lift Copa Coca Cola Cup

Kunle Adelabu. Ikorodu Division again became the darling of the state in the sporting circle as the U-15 team of Keme Balogun Junior Secondary School, Ibeshe in Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area (LCDA) ,against all odds defeated Coker Junior High School three goals to two to lift the 2017 Copa Coca- Cola State Championship.   …

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Beauty Queen To Host Peace Cup In Ikorodu

  Winner of the Face of Nigeria Beauty Pageant in the Southwest, Miss Yetunde Savage, has unfolded her plan to host a football tournament in Ikorodu in April this year,tagged  “Peace Cup”.   According to her, she picked football as a pet project because of its unifying nature.   Speaking with THE IMPACT at the …

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Ikorodu-born Professional Referee, Ogunmuyiwa Gets 5th FIFA Beach World Cup Call-up

-It’s the Lord’s doing, I felt on top of the world, says Ogunmuyiwa Kunle Adelabu   When the 2017 FIFA Beach World Cup begins on Thursday, April 27, 2017, the Igbogbo in Ikorodu Division-born FIFA rated referee, Jelili Ogumuyiwa, will be among the three lucky African referees who got call-up to officiate at the tournament …

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Bolowotan Golden Cup: Ayomipo Academy Shows Class As Destiny Emerges Champion

-Winner, Other runners -up get N200,000, N100,000, N50,000, N20,000 prize money at the final respectively -10th edition to be repackaged. Kunle Adelabu. Miss Yetunde Savage, winner of Face of Nigeria, in the Southwest and the special guest of honour at the final of the 9th edition of Bolowotan Golden Cup presenting trophy to the captain …

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LAGOS READY TO TAKE OVER NATIONAL STADIUM – AMBODE

–Deplorable Condition Of Stadium A National Disaster, Says Dalung -Declares Confidence In State’s Capacity To Transform Edifice Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (far right), playing table tennis with Nigerian & African Women Tennis Champion, Funke Oshonaike (left) while the Minister of Youth and Sports, Barr. Solomon Dalung (2nd right)and others watch during the inspection …

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Bolowotan Golden Cup: Destiny FC To Play Ayomiposi FC For The Ultimate Prize

Kunle Adelabu Mr Gafaar Shakiru Bolowotan Gaso, owner Bolowotan FC, Destiny and Ayomiposi Football Clubs will be playing for the ultimate prize in the final of the 9th edition of the Bolowotan Golden Cup on Friday, February 10, 2017, at the Police Barracks Playing Ground, Igbogbo Road, Ikorodu. Both teams qualified for the final by …

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50,000 ATHLETES TO PARTICIPATE IN 2017 LAGOS CITY MARATHON – AMBODE

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd left); Group Managing Director, Access Bank, Mr. Herbert Wigwe; Managing Director, Seven-Up Bottling Company PLC, Mr. Sunil Sawhney and Consultant, Lagos City Marathon, Mr. Bukola Olopade during a Press Conference on the Lagos City Marathon 2017 at the Banquet Hall, Lagos House, Ikeja, on Sunday, November 20, 2016.  …

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Oba Semiudeen Kasali’s Coronation: Lagos Ministry of Justice Hold Igbogbo All-Stars To A 1-1 Draw

Adebayo Idowu Oba Kasali exchanging greetings with the teams and match officials before the commencement of the match The Lagos State Ministry of Justice Football Team proved to the Igbogbo All Stars that there is nothing like home advantage anymore in football when they held the Igbogbo boys to a 1-1 draw in a novelty …

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CAF Instructor Trains Referees, Coaches, Others On New Football Laws, Its Application In Ikorodu

Kunle Adelabu After several postponements, the 4th edition of the Ikorodu Football Referees’ Society Seminar finally kicked-off Thursday, November 17, 2016, with a seminar themed “Refereeing & Psychology of Modern Day Football” at Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area (LCDA) Secretariat hall, Igbogbo in Ikorodu Division of Lagos State. The event continued on Friday, November 18, …

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Bolowotan Golden Cup Kicks-Off November

-Football Referees seminar fix for 17th-18th, November Wale Jagun It has been announced by the organizers of Gafar Bolowotan Golden Cup that the 9th edition of the tournament will kick-off on Monday, November 21, 2016. In a statement released by the Ikorodu Football Association Secretary (IDSA), Mr Tunde Fajebe-Onanusi, on the social media platform of …

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