Category: Sports

Energy giant, Aiteo transforms Nigeria’s favourite football tournament

| November 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday 24th of October 2018, Delta State’s capital city, Asaba stood still for a football miracle that will long be remembered in the coming years in Nigeria’s local football competition. The clash between two top-flight teams, Enugu Rangers and Kano Pillars in the final of Aiteo Cup 2018, has been described as splendid, not […]

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Think Nigeria first, Lulu-Abdullahi tells upcoming stars

| November 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

NAN Alhaji Sani Lulu-Abdullahi, former President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Friday called on upcoming football stars to think of making the Nigerian dream realizable first before their personal ambitions. Lulu-Abdullahi, who is also the President of Fosla Academy FC, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), that great football players in the […]

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Liverpool star Bobby Adekanye ready for Nigeria Super Eagles

| October 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Liverpool star Adekanye says he’s ready to play for Nigeria Born in Ibadan Nigeria, Bobby Adekanye is the latest prodigy to be linked to switch his allegiance and represent the Super Eagles. Culled from :Here We enjoin our readers to send their stories/articles/reports, including pictures to story@riversstatenews.com

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NFF Officials Arraigned For Allegedly Embezzling’ $9.5m FIFA Grant – INFORMATION NIGERIA

| October 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Three officials of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) were on Thursday arraigned in an Abuja high court for allegedly misappropriating $9.5 million and N1. 3 million….. Read more via INFORMATION NIGERIA – https://ift.tt/2QXJyPG Get More Nigeria Sports News Culled from :Here We enjoin our readers to send their stories/articles/reports, including pictures to story@riversstatenews.com

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NFF officials charged with $9.5m fraud

| October 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

’Tana Aiyejina with agency report Three Nigeria Football Federation officials have been charged with fraud after allegedly diverting $9.5m (N3.4bn) in FIFA grants for personal use, the country’s anti-corruption unit said on Thursday. Christopher Andekin, Jafaru Fadanari Mamza and Rajan Zaka allegedly committed the crime in 2015, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission said in […]

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