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NFF supremo Amaju Pinnick denies corruption allegations

Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Pinnick, has dismissed allegations of corruption and financial misappropriation leveled against him and his board.
National Chairman, APC, Adams Oshiomhole

APC chairman Adams Oshiomhole calls for probe of ex-President Obasanjo, Atiku Abubakar over $16...

Adams Oshiomhole, Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has called for the probe of former President Olusegun Obasanjo and ex-Vice President Atiku Abubakar tenure for allegedly spending $16 billion on power in the country with no proof that such money was spent on electricity generation.

Amaju Pinnick: I’ll kiss Glass House final goodbye in 2022

President of Nigeria football Federation Amaju Pinnick says he will channel his time and energy to spending quality time with his wife and children when his tenure expires in 2022.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr

Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles need NFF, sports ministry solidarity to progress

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr hopes that a peaceful coexistence of the Nigeria Football Federation and the Sports Ministry hierarchies will be restored before the New Year in order to give the national team and Nigerian football a condusive atmosphere for further development.

NFF seek to end power disputes with reform committee

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have set up a reform committee which they hope will put an end to perennial power tussles that have caused the wrath of FIFA.

David Paradang, Istifanus Gyang win Plateau PDP senatorial tickets

A former Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Chief David Shikfu Paradang, has clinched the ticket to contest for the Plateau Central senatorial seat on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general election.
Amaju Pinnick

NFF Congress: Amaju Pinnick calls for harmony, reforms

Re-elected Nigeria FA president Amaju Pinnick has called for harmony and reforms amid rancour and discontentment in the country’s football.

Amaju Pinnick wins re-election as NFF president

Amaju Pinick has become the first person to win a second consecutive four-year term as president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).

Chris Giwa gets court order to stop NFF elections

A top source has said that Chris Giwa has got a court order to stop the NFF elections going on right now in Katsina.
Chris Giwa

2019: Chris Giwa joins race for Plateau senatorial race

Ex-president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Chris Giwa, has declared his intention to contest for the Plateau north Senatorial seat on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Chris Giwa faults Festus Keyamo on NFF leadership crisis

Chris Giwa, factional President, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), has faulted a statement credited to a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Festus Keyamo, on the leadership crisis rocking the country’s football.

NFF crisis: VP Osinbajo acted in national interest – NBA chief

Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association, Abuja branch, Barrister Abimbola Kayode, has told stakeholders from the Chris Giwa-led faction of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) that the federal government’s recognition of Amaju Pinnick as president of NFF was to save Nigeria from FIFA’s wrath.
Chris Giwa with his NFF executive members at the Glass House today

Chris Giwa proffers solution to Nigerian football crisis

Embattled Ambassador Chris Giwa has pointed out solutions to end the logjam militating against the development of Nigerian football.

Festus Keyamo: No Supreme Court order stopping Amaju Pinnick as NFF President

Human rights lawyer Festus Keyamo (SAN) has said there is no Supreme Court order stopping Amaju Pinnick from acting as President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
Edwin Kiagbodo Clark

Edwin Clark calls for sports minister’s sack over alleged disloyalty, incompetence

Ijaw leader Edwin Clark has called for sack of the Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Mr Solomon Dalung, for allegedly discrediting Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for recognising Amaju-Pinnick-led Board of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF).

Footballers, coaches, fans lament crowded NPFL fixtures

As the dust raised by the Nigeria Football Federation leadership tussle began to settle, the attendant consequences are beginning to manifest in the Nigeria Professional Football League.
Chris Giwa with his NFF executive members at the Glass House today

NFF crisis: Chris Giwa lauds President Buhari, Solomon Dalung

He also commended the efforts of all those who stood with him, stating that it was no personality battle but a decision for the good of the association and called for all to uphold the rule of law in the country.

FIFA: Nigeria will no longer be banned

World football governing body FIFA have announced that Nigeria will no longer be suspended after they restored effective control of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to Amaju Pinnick.

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