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The former Akwa United goalkeeper said the Umuahia-based Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) outfit has all it takes to challenge for major titles next season.

Leke Ojo: I want to fight for honours with Abia Warriors

The former Akwa United goalkeeper said the Umuahia-based Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) outfit has all it takes to challenge for major titles next season.
Nigerian midfielder Michael Ibe has completed his move to Uzbekistan club Fc Marshal on Thursday.

Nigerian midfielder Michael Ibe joins Uzbekistan’s Fc Mashal

The 24-year-old played eight out of ten league matches for Fc Andijan recording five assists and are currently 12th on the table.
Gbenga Ogunbote

Gbenga Ogunbote: I have no agreements with Sunshine Stars yet

Lobi Stars coach Gbenga Ogunbote has stated that he is in discussions about a possible return to Sunshine Stars but insists no agreements have been met yet despite media reports to the contrary.
Kwara United have completed the signing of former Super Eagles goalie Dele Aiyenugba ahead of the 2020-21 Nigerian Professional Football League season.

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper reveals reason for returning to the NPFL

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper Dele Aiyenugba says he’s delighted to return to the Nigeria Professional football league years after leaving for Europe.
Enyimba

LMC releases final 2019/20 NPFL league table

The League Management Company has announced the final standing for the 2019-2020 Nigeria Professional Football League season.
The management of Gateway United FC have condoled with Enugu Rangers over the demise of their player Ifeanyi George who passed on on Sunday after a fatal accident in company of his colleagues.

Victor Ikpeba hails Rangers for honouring deceased striker

Former Super Eagles striker Victor Nosa Ikpeba has heaped praises on the management of Nigeria professional football league side Rangers international of Enugu for how they honor deceased striker Ifeanyi George.
Defending champions the Olympic Eagles of Nigeria got off their campaign at the 2019 U-23 Africa Cup of Nations on a dour note following a 1-0 loss to Cote d’Ivoire at the Al Salam Stadium, Cairo, on Saturday evening.

NFF adopts points per game, new league season to start September/October

The names of the Top 3 (three) clubs on the NPFL final PPG table as at Matchday 25 shall be submitted to CAF to represent Nigeria in the 2020/2021 CAF Inter – Club competitions (2 slots for CAF Champions League and 1 Slot for CAF Confederation Cup).
Gbenga Ogunbote

Lobi Stars deserve continental ticket – coach

Lobi Star of Makurdi Coach Gbenga Ogunbote says he’s trusting the management to protect the interest of club as stakeholders edge closer to final resolution for the 2019-2020 season.
Defending champions the Olympic Eagles of Nigeria got off their campaign at the 2019 U-23 Africa Cup of Nations on a dour note following a 1-0 loss to Cote d’Ivoire at the Al Salam Stadium, Cairo, on Saturday evening.

NFF to revise budget, cut down on competitions to attend

The Executive Committee of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Friday met via video conferencing to deliberate on important issues in Nigerian football, according to a statement from the football body.

NFF supremo hails Nigeria’s efforts to contain coronavirus pandemic

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick, has lauded the efforts of the Federal Government in containing the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, describing measures taken so far as “effective and re-assuring”.
Kano Pillars coach Ibrahim Musa has revealed his side’s target ahead the midweek NPFL clash with Rangers in Enugu

Kano Pillars aim to secure maximum three points against Rangers in Enugu

Kano Pillars coach Ibrahim Musa has revealed his side’s target ahead the midweek NPFL clash with Rangers in Enugu.

NPFL: Lobi Stars thrashed 4-0 by Wikki Tourists in Bauchi

Wikki Tourist threw a spanner at the wheels of the league title chances of Lobi Stars following their 4-0 bashing of Gbenga Ogunbote’s men in Bauchi on Sunday.
Champions Enyimba continued their dismal form into their title defence as they suffered yet another defeat in the week 16 of the 2019-2020 Nigeria professional football league season.

FC Ifeanyi Ubah ‘specially motivated’ to beat Enyimba – chief

Chukwuma Ubah, Executive chairman of FC Ifeanyi Ubah, has said that his players were ‘specially motivated’ before their 2-0 home win against Enyimba in a matchday-16 game of the 2019/2020 NPFL on Sunday, January 19.
Newly promoted Nigeria Professional Football League side, Warrior Wolves, have completed the signing of defender Bright Esieme from Abia Comets.

Warri Wolves complete Bright Esieme signing from Abia Comets

Newly promoted Nigeria Professional Football League side, Warrior Wolves, have completed the signing of defender Bright Esieme from Abia Comets.

Kano Pillars raid Enyimba, Ifeanyiubah, Wikki Tourists for six new players

‎Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club, and Aiteo Cup champions, Kano Pillars, on Friday said they signed six players ahead of 2019/20 new season.‎
The race for the 2018-2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title heightened on Monday at the Agege Stadium in Lagos after Match Day 4 action.

2019/20 NPFL season starts September 22

The 2019/20 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season will commence on September 22, if the tentative program schedule released by the League Management Company (LMC) is anything to go by.
Kano Pillars narrowly missed out on the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title but they held on to secure the second ticket for the Caf Champions League.

Aiteo Cup: Kano Pillars players, officials get $1,000‎ reward each

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has rewarded Kano Pillars players and officials with $1,000 each for winning the 2019 Aiteo Cup.‎
Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Kano governor splashes cash gifts on Pillars players for Aiteo Cup success

Players and officials of Aiteo Federation Cup champions, Kano Pillars have been rewarded with $1000 each by Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, for winning the competition.

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In continuation of its renewed efforts to provide more critical infrastructure in the state, the administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has approved the execution of development projects worth over N2.5 billion.

#EndSARS: Enugu government imposes curfew in three local councils

Following the escalation of the #EndSARS protests in Enugu, the Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has imposed 24-hour curfew in Enugu metropolis, made up of three local government councils.

Hoodlums vandalise FRSC Lagos office – official

Some hoodlums on Wednesday stormed the Lagos Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ojodu where they vandalised and set ablaze several patrol vehicles.
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Pep Guardiola hopes to lure Eric Garcia into staying at Manchester City

Pep Guardiola hopes he can convince Eric Garcia to stay at Manchester City after handing the Spain international a start in Wednesday’s Champions League victory over Porto.
Daniel Obi-Enadhuze has narrated how his elder brother, Okechukwu Obi-Enadhuze, was killed.

#EndSARS: Thugs killed my brother – Daniel Obi-Enadhuze

Good day, My name is Obi-Enadhuze Daniel, younger brother of the now deceased Okechukwu Obi-Enadhuze @O_Okee . I, my brother and mother lived at Makinde police barracks, Mafoluku, Oshodi, Lagos State.
Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has warned workers in the state that the coming months will not be easy despite the health challenges already posed by the global pandemic COVID-19.

#EndSARS: Abia governor appeals to youths to sheathe sword

Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has called on the protesting youths in the state to sheathe their swords and allow the government time to redress their grievances.