Category: Sports

Year 2018 in Sports: Nigerians’ joy, heartache, regrets

| March 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

The year 2018 was quite a remarkable one for sports in Nigeria with landmark achievements recorded. Although there were several high points in the course of the year, when compared to the potentials and resources channeled to sports, there may be less reasons for celebration. From the Russia 2018 World Cup to the recently concluded […]

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NFF Crisis: FIFA releases statement on Nigeria

| March 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

NFF Crisis: FIFA releases statement on Nigeria The world football governing body, FIFA, has officially responded to claims by the Nigerian government about its correspondences pertaining to the Nigeria Football Federation crisis. FIFA initially made public its plan to suspend Nigeria from all football-related activities if the administration of the game is not returned to […]

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Weah: Nigeria Football is a Model

| March 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Super Eagles Stand in Captain, John Ogu, shaking President George Weah before the friendly game on Tuesday night in Monrovia Olawale Ajimotokan in Abuja Former World Footballer of the Year and now President of the Republic of Liberia, Mr. George Opong Weah has hailed Nigeria as a great and worthy ally in national development, while […]

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2019 Holds So Much Promise for Nigeria Football

| March 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

In this concluding part of the 2018 review, DURO IKHAZUAGBE insists here that Nigerians have so much to look forward to in this New Year After a year in which there were more dramas and intrigues off the pitch than silverwares on the shelf, Nigeria football has so much to prove this New Year to […]

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NFF president Amaju Pinnick excited about president Buhari’s re-election

| March 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick has stated that he and his administration are excited about the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR. President Buhari who is the incumbent of the All Progressive Congress (APC) beat his rival former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in total states and […]

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