266 Results for author: Musa Musa

Remembering our Heroes past…..Simeon Efe Erukanure

Remembering our Heroes past.... This week, we remember another post-Independence Cricket Maestro, considered as one of the finest with the wicket keeper gloves for Nigeria and Right Hand Opening Batsman, a core gentleman. Meet…………. SIMEON EFE ERUKANURE More

My Cricket Induction Story : A tribute to coach Gabriel Ogosi

MY CRICKET INDUCTION STORY: A TRIBUTE TO COACH GABRIEL OGOSI (CASCA) I grew up in Ughelli and used to ride my bicycle under the broken fence to visit the Akpores as i was not permitted to ride on the road. One day i decided to explore the school as Government College Ughelli (GCU) was rated as one of the best in Africa ... More

Remembering our Heroes past….Ewa Henshaw

Remembering our Heroes Past..... As Nigeria Marks 60 years of Independence, We return this week with our series on a Man considered by many as the Coach of Coaches, Cricket Maestro, Pro Independence prodigy of Nigeria Cricket, with over half a century wealth of experience and contribution to the Sport. Meet... More

Square Pegs in Square Holes- A tale of 3 years

The phrase, “ONE BAD APPLE SHOULD NOT SPOIL THE WHOLE BUNCH” has never been more relevant than it is when you write about Cricket in Nigeria today. In over a century of our existence as a Cricket playing nation and the political, social, and technical changes to the body managing the game, we can proudly say that we ... More

President Ukwenya inspects ongoing pitch construction in Abuja

The President of the Federation Prof. Yahaya Adam Ukwenya has concluded a 2 days inspection visit to Abuja. Arriving on Wednesday 9th September, the President inspected the office environment to ensure that it is operational in total adherence to all Covid-19 safety protocols and also held a meeting with the administrative ... More

Mr Uyi Akpata donates training equipment to Ekpoma

Mr. UYI AKPATA CHAIRMAN EDO STATE CRICKET ASSOCIATION DONATES NEW CRICKET EQUIPMENT TO EKPOMA AS CRICKET ACTIVITIES GRADUALLY RESUMES IN THE STATE.   It was a pleasant surprise on Saturday 29th August, 2020, when Cricketers resumed training at Ambrose Alli University Secondary School Ekpoma, one of the training ... More

PETS Foundation donates Hand washing machines to Edo State Cricket Association

It was another pleasant surprising day for the Principals (Senior and Junior), Staff, Students of Edo Boys High School, Cricket family and friends in Edo State as Mrs. Frances O. A., the Executive Director of Promoting Ethics Through Sports (PETS) Foundation, formally commissioned and presented Four (4) Hand Washing and ... More

Remembering our Heroes Past…..MICHAEL AYIVOR

Remembering Our Heroes Past......     This week features a man considered as the father of many with a revolutionary vision to develop the sports through private initiative, "Howzat Foundation for Cricket". Founder, Association of Cricket Umpires and Scorers of Nigeria (ACUSN), extremely intelligent, Top ... More

Oluwaseun Garuba Distributes Palliative to young players in Lagos

As Muslims celebrates the Eid-el Kabir across the nation, the Lagos state Junior Cricket team also shared in the celebration irrespective of their religious faith and orientation. Though Covid-19 Pandemic continues to bite hard in the country, some people have continue to show that there is hope in Humanity and one of such ... More

Remembering our Heroes Past….KWESI SAGOE

Remembering our Heroes past.... In this week's episode, we take a look at one of the most popular name/figure and longest Service Chief to grace the sport and can be considered a "Field Marshall" when you talk about Cricket in Nigeria. An excellent Batsman and Administrator per excellence. Meet.... KWESI SAGOE ... More