Category: Sports

Nigerian Sports Minister launches "adopt an athlete" initiative for Tokyo 2020

| February 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

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Nigerian Sports Minister Sunday Dare launched an “adopt an athlete” initiative to increase funding for the development of sport in the country in the build up to next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo.  The campaign is asking for individuals and companies to pick an athlete or a team and sponsor them, as reported by AIPS. […]

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Nigeria Football is in coma, Sports Minister blasts NFF

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The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare on Tuesday hit hard at the members of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) as they held their Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Benin City, Edo State, saying football in Nigeria has become comatose under their watch. Mr. Dare, who spoke through the Permanent Secretary of […]

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Why NFF made Yobo Eagles’ assistant coach – Pinnick – Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog

| February 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

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President, Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, has given reasons for Joseph Yobo’s appointment as Super Eagles assistant coach. Mixed reactions have trailed the decision of the NFF to pick Yobo, a former captain of the…. Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2V1ylmF Get More Nigeria Sports News Culled from :Here We enjoin […]

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Chief Emiola Adesina: The Passing of a Social Landscape Architect, By Adewale Ajadi

| February 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

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For me I celebrate Baale and his influences… He was a bridging leader long before the polarisation of today made that term a necessity. A social landscape architect who wove the tapestry of national culture seamlessly into communities and institutions alike, yet who was forever a committed and disciplined Ibadan man and chief. A true […]

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NFF to restructure Technical Committee

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Johnny Edward  The Nigerian Football Federation has outlined plans to restructure the Technical Committee of the Federation, Sports Extra reports.  The NFF’s Technical Committee is saddled with the responsibility to facilitate long-term strategy and plan for all the national teams.  “We are going to re-jig the Technical Department of the NFF and make it very […]

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