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Dalung Reiterates Stand On Rule Of Law

The decision of the Nigerian government in the resolution of the crisis that has rocked the Nigeria Football Federation has been met with mixed reactions by the Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung ,as he has called for the implementation of the rule of Law in all aspects of …

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Nigeria Escapes FIFA Ban

The threat to ban Nigeria from participating in all football activities has been lifted by FIFA after the Nigerian government agreed to the terms of the world football governing body thus reinstating the Amaju Pinnick led board as the authentic leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation.  In a statement, FIFA …

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Athletes Call For Gymnastics Development

Nigerian Athletes have called for the development of gymnastics in the country following a successful outing at the just concluded Africa Gymnastics Level System Championships in South Africa. This is even as Team TIG believes that their future of being a better gymnasts in Nigeria is not certain. The team …

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Obuh Seeks Support For Amuneke Over Tanzania Role

Former Flying Eagles coach, John Obuh has canvassed support for his Compatriot, Eammanuel Amuneke over his appointment as the head coach of Tanzania’s national team. Amuneke, who penned a two-year contract with the Eastern African nation after he parted ways with the Sudanese side, Al Khartoum SC, will now  lead the …

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Asaba 2018: Okagbare, Oduduru Assure Nigerians Of Good Outing

Nigeria’s queen of the track, Blessing Okagbare has assured that team Nigerian will make the nation proud at the 2018 African Senior Athletics Championships holding at the Stephen Keshi Township Stadium in Asaba, Delta State from today, August 1 to Sunday, August 5. The African championship which will see the …

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Africa Gymnastic Champ: Team Nigeria Bags 9 Gold, 2 Silver

Team Nigeria claimed nine gold and two silver medals to finish as one of the best country at this year’s Africa Gymnastic Level System Championship in Petoria, South Africa. Team Nigeria’s gold medal winners are Amal Salisu, Adila Salisu, Tamilore Galaticos Dorcas, Deval Liye Imoke and Voder Liye Imoke. Others …

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NFF: Confusion As DSS Evicts Giwa From Glass House

The leadership crisis rocking the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) took a new twist yesterday when officers of the Department of State security (DSS) stormed the Glass House, NFF headquarters in Abuja on orders from the Office of the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister for Justice to the effect …

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FRANCE 2018: Falconets Storm Tirol For Final Preparation

The delegation of Nigeria’s U20 Women National Team, Falconets, has touched down in the Austrian city of Tirol for a final training camp ahead of the 9th FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup finals taking place in France next month. A contingent of 25 players and 11 officials, led by NFF’s …

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UniAbuja To Stage Maiden Nigeria University Karate Championship

The University of Abuja is set to stage the maiden edition of the All Nigerian Universities Karate Championship. The championship which is schedule to be up and running from July 27th to 29th of at the Main Campus, Abuja will see over 400 athletes from 37 universities across the nation …

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Golden Eaglets Will Qualify For AFCON —Garba

Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets coach, Manu Garba is confident that his team will qualify for the 2019 Under-17 African Cup of Nations in Tanzania Speaking to LEADERSHIP sports, the 2013 FIFA U-17 World Cup winning coach revealed his working tirelessly to sure that only the best and eligible players make his …

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NEWSLulu Dreams World Champions With FOSLA Academy

Former Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Alhaji Sani Lulu Abdulahi has disclosed that his mission is to produce best footballers in the country through Fosla academy. Alhaji Lulu stated this while addressing parents, coaches and students who participated in the final screening and signing of scholarship agreement to 8 students/players …

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NFF Holds Emergency Congress July 27 To End Crises

The Nigeria Football Federation,NFF under the leadership of Ambassador Chris Giwa has called for an emergency congress with a view to finding a lasting solution to the lingering crises rocking the football in the country. This was part of the decision taken at its board meeting held on Wednesday’s night …

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Dalung Condemns Pa Michael Obi’s Abduction

The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has condemned the kidnapping of Pa Michael John Obi, father of the Super Eagles’ Captain John Mikel Obi. Barrister Dalung said the emotional and psychological trauma caused the player and his father is unimaginable. On the night of Super Eagles’ Group …

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Supreme Court’s Judgment: SAN Vows To Sue Pinnick For Contempt

A legal luminary and Senior Advocate or Nigeria (SAN), Patrick I.N. Ikwueto, has vowed to seek orders of contempt against the Amaju Pinnick-led board of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) if they refused to vacate office following Friday’s judgment of the Supreme Court which restored an order of the Federal …

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World Cup: Rohr Reveals How Super Eagles Will Play

The Super Eagles of Nigeria gaffer Gernot Rohr has revealed that the Eagle’s formation at the FIFA 2018 World Cup will be determined by how the opponents line up. It will be recall that the German has tested out the 3-5-2, 4-1-2-1-2 and 4-2-3-1 formations in recent friendlies and training …

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