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Atiku, Serving Govs, Ex-Govs Arrive Ibadan, As Makinde Unveils Lekan

Former Vice-President Abubakar Atiku, Chairman of the South-West Governors’ Forum, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu and his Edo State counterpart, Governor Godwin Obaseki, as well as the President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, will join the Governor of Oyo State, Engr Seyi Makinde, to officially unveil the remodelled Lekan Salami Sports Complex, Adamasingba, Ibadan, on […]

NFF Management, Staff To Undergo COVID-19 Tests.

The Management and officials of the Nigeria Football Federation have been scheduled for Coronavirus pandemic tests at the Secretariat of the Federation, Sunday Dankaro House, National Stadium Complex, Abuja on Thursday, August 20, 2020. General Secretary of the Federation, Dr Mohammed Sanusi, who addressed the Management and Staff on Wednesday, August 19, 2020, informed them […]

Nigeria: Super Eagles Striker Recovers From Coronavirus

A week after testing positive for the new coronavirus, Super Eagles striker Paul Onuachu has fully recovered and has now tested negative. Onuachu’s Belgian club, KRC Genk, confirmed the striker’s recovery on Thursday adding that he can now resume training with the rest of his teammates, having been placed in isolation in the past days. Onuachu’ missed […]

Pinnick: NFF Set To Support League Clubs For Next Season’s

           The nigeria football federation will provide support for clubs in the nigeria professional football league, nigeria national league, nigeria women football league and the nigeria nationwide league for next season’s football campaign, as a result of challenges that have arisen from the covid-19 pandemic, says the federation’s president, amaju melvin pinnick. During a live […]

EXCLUSIVE: Nigerian Sports Heroes are not Appreciated – Odegbami (Watch)

An ex international Chief Segun Odegbami has called on Nigerians to immortalize their sports heroes to appreciate heroism and inspire the present generation. Chief Odegbami was speaking on the BCOS TV sports programme SBS Show in remembrance of Nigeria’s late soccer legend Muda Lawal who died 29 years ago in Ibadan. Late Muda Lawal and […]

EXCLUSIVE: $500,000 FIFA funds not Covid 19 Palliative – Seyi

The First Vice President Nigeria Football Federation, Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi has declared that the five hundred thousand dollars given to the federation by the world football governing body, the Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) is not a Covid 19 palliative as insinuated by some Nigerian sports enthusiasts. Featuring on the BCOS TV Saturday morning […]

(Watch) NFF Official Spits Fire, Calls For Immediate Arrest Of

Super Eagles Team Coordinator, Patrick Pascal, has called on Nigerian Government to immediately arrest former Supper Eagles handlers Bonfere Jo and Clemens Westerhoff amidst U.S 94′ World Cup match-fixing claims. Jo, who assisted Westerhof back then had claimed in a recent interview that Westerhof collected $100,000 to lose a World cup game. Pascal said Government […]

“I Will Never Coach Nigeria Again” – Oliseh

Former Super Eagles coach, Mr Sunday Oliseh, has sensationally disclosed that he will never coach the country’s National Team again, even if he was handed the opportunity a second time. Mr Oliseh, who had a total of 52 caps for the Eagles, scoring two goals between 1993 and 2002, managed the national team between 2015 […]

(Watch) Gernot Rohr Contract: Germany-Based Nigerian Sports Journalist Condemns NFF

A Nigerian Sports Journalist based in Germany, Oma Akatugba, has frowned at the way the Nigeria Football Federation is handling the contract situation of Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr. The UEFA Accredited Football Journalist expressed his frustration while featuring via skype call on a BCOS TV Sports Programme, ‘Saturday Breakfast Sport’, anchored by Boluwaji […]

Coronavirus: NFF Suspends Football Activities In Nigeria

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has suspended football activities in the country for four weeks due to the outbreak of the coronavirus disease. Channels TV reports that Nigeria on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, recorded five new cases of the disease which has been described as a pandemic by the World Health Organisation (WHO). In a statement by the […]