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Chairman NFA, Plateau Chapter Congratulates Amaju Pinnick For His Reelection As NFF President

By   /  September 24, 2018  /  Sport  /  No Comments

Yakubu Busari   The Plateau State Chairman of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Mr Sunday Wuyep Longbap has congratulated Amaju Pinnick, who emerged as the new NFF President during the election that was held in Katsina state recently.   Mr Amaju Pinnick, was reelected as the President of the Nigeria Football Federation under a transparent and […]

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Stay Focused To Pick AFCON Ticket, Pinnick Charges Eaglets

By   /  September 15, 2018  /  Sport  /  No Comments

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick has charged the U17 National Team, Golden Eaglets to keep level heads and stay focused in order to conquer Ghana’s Black Starlets in Niamey on Saturday and qualify for the the finals of the 2019 Africa U17 Cup of Nations. Both West African giants of […]

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FIFA To Send Observer As Pinnick, Maigari, Ogunjobi Battle For NFF Presidency

By   /  September 15, 2018  /  Sport  /  No Comments

The coast is now clear with regards to the 20th September elections into the NFF Executive Committee 2018-2022, following the official release of the list of candidates for the polls by the NFF Electoral Committee on Friday. Four persons are battling for the presidency, including incumbent Amaju Melvin Pinnick, who is also the 1st Vice […]

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Judges, Top Freestylers Arrive Lagos For African Championship

By   /  September 12, 2018  /  Sport  /  No Comments

The participants and judges for the first-ever African Freestyle Football Championship have all arrived in  Lagos for the continental competition billed to start On Thursday, this week.   Judges that have arrived in Lagos for the epoch competition are Tobias Brandal Busaet from Norway, Gautier Fayolle from France and  Szymon Maciej Skalski. They were joined […]

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Plateau Correspondent Chapel Suffers 3-2 Defeat From NTA Jos

By   /  September 6, 2018  /  Sport  /  No Comments

Yakubu Busari   The Correspondent Chapter has lost 2 -3 to the Nigeria Union of Journalists ,Plateau State council in an inter chapel match on a penalty shoots out were the game ended up 2- 2 in the first and second half played at Plateau Radio Television Cooperation ,PRTVC ,on Monday .   The friendly […]

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Fashanu, Akanni, Siasia, Kate Henshaw And Tonto Dikeh Appointed Ambassadors For First African Freestyle Football Championship

By   /  September 5, 2018  /  Sport  /  No Comments

Feet and Tricks International, organisers of the first ever African Football Freestyle Championship in Africa has named former professional English footballer, John Fashanu; Former Nigerian defender and former Head of Lagos State Football Association, Waidi Akanni; and former Super Eagles Coach, Samson Siasia, Superstar actresses, Kate Henshaw and Tonto Dikeh as brand ambassadors for this […]

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Eaglets Arrive Niamey For WAFU B U17 Tourney

By   /  September 1, 2018  /  Sport  /  No Comments

The contingent of Nigeria’s U17 boys, Golden Eaglets, has arrived in Niamey, capital of Niger Republic for the WAFU B U17 Tournament which serves as the qualifying competition for the 2019 Africa U17 Cup of Nations.   A total of 16 players and members of the technical crew and backroom staff departed Abuja aboard an […]

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FIFA BAN: Nigeria Government Says It Only Recognizes Amaju Pinnick As NFF President

By   /  August 20, 2018  /  Headlines, Sport  /  No Comments

The Nigerian Government has responded over the Nigeria Football Federation saga, where it stated that it officially recognizes Amaju Pinnick, as Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) President. The Media aide to the Vice President, Laolu Akande in his twitter handle, tweeted thus that “The FG has already conveyed to FIFA its firm position recognizing Amaju Pinnick-led […]

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Management Failure, Undue Government Interference Hindering Sports Development In Nigeria – Dogara

By   /  August 14, 2018  /  Sport  /  No Comments

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has identified poor funding, undue government intervention, inefficient administration and policy implementation as main factors hindering development of sports in the country.   Speaking at the National Summit on Sports organised by the House Committee on Sports, he noted that government’s role in sports should only […]

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Akwa Ibom Government Says It Did Not Rename Godswill Akpabio Stadium

By   /  August 10, 2018  /  Sport  /  No Comments

The Akwa Ibom State Government has debunks speculations that it has renamed the Godswill Akpabio International stadium due to the change of political loyalty by the ex-governor. According to a statement signed by the State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Charles Udoh he said the report which is false emanating from some dishonest elements. The […]

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