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Thomas Dennerby: Nigerian women football is full of many good coaches, talented players

Thomas Dennerby, the Technical Adviser of the Super Falcons, says women football in Nigeria is filled with good coaches and talented players.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have announced the match tickets for Saturday’s international friendly between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Warriors of Zimbabwe at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba.

NFF: We submitted AFCON 2019 budget in 2018

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has dismissed as misleading, statements by former Youth and Sports Minister Solomon Dalung at the weekend that the Federation omitted the budget for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations from its 2019 programmes sent to the Ministry.
Cristiano Ronaldo holds the Supercoppa Italiana – his first piece of silverware for Juventus. Claudio Villa-Getty Images for Lega Serie A

Cristiano Ronaldo thanks Juventus fans for ‘wonderful welcome’ to Italy

Cristiano Ronaldo has thanked the fans of Juventus and Portugal as he looked back on a successful first season in Italy.
Super Eagles

AFCON: Super Eagles to play two more friendlies in June

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will play two friendlies in the next FIFA free window in June in preparation for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament.

Solomon Dalung, Amaju Pinnick, Shehu Dikko in UK for meetings with NIKE

Chieftains of the Nigeria Football Federation, led by Nigeria’s Minister of Sports have arrived in London, United Kingdom, for a series of meetings with sportswear behemoth, NIKE that has to do with optimizing the performance of the new, robust contract signed by NFF and NIKE in November 2018.
football

Godwin Izilein makes case for local coaches

Godwin Izilein, a former coach of the Super Falcons, says engaging local coaches to handle national teams would enhance the performance of local players as well as national league.
Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger eyes return to management in January

Arsene Wenger wants to return to management in January, saying he has received "enquiries from all over the world" and does not know whether it will be with a club or a national side.

Amaju Pinnick dedicates Super Eagles win to Muhammadu Buhari

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Melvin Pinnick has dedicated the Super Eagles’ 4-0 defeat of Libya to His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari.

NFF: Re-elected Amaju Pinnick identifies areas of focus

Amaju Pinnick, the re-elected President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), on Thursday promised to focus more on youth programmes, adding that football was the winner at the end of the polls in Katsina.
Chris Giwa with his NFF executive members at the Glass House today

NFF crisis: Chris Giwa says truth will prevail, calls for calm

Chris Giwa, the embattled president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), says truth will prevail between him and Amaju Pinnick, on who ought to be the president of NFF.

Moses, Musa didn’t snub Pinnick – NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation has denied a video being circulated by some persons who claim the said slide showed a couple of players of the Super Eagles refusing to shake hands with the NFF President, Amaju Pinnick, as the Nigerian delegation arrived Yaounde, Cameroon, on Sunday for a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Cameroon.

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The remains of a police inspector, simply identified as Muhammad, was Thursday recovered after he was declared missing following a gun battle with armed herdsmen at a bush in Uvwiamughe community in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State.
U.S. and Chinese deputy trade negotiators were set to resume face-to-face talks on Thursday for the first time in nearly two months as the world's two largest economies try to bridge deep policy differences and find a way out of a bitter and protracted trade war.

US, Chinese trade deputies face off in Washington amid deep differences

U.S. and Chinese deputy trade negotiators were set to resume face-to-face talks on Thursday for the first time in nearly two months as the world's two largest economies try to bridge deep policy differences and find a way out of a bitter and protracted trade war.

Tipper driver flees after killing two in Anambra

A tipper driver on Thursday killed two persons at Mbanakwa Okpuno, Nnewichi in Nnewi North Local Government Area of Anambra State.

Tribunal upholds Akwa Ibom governor’s victory

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, on Thursday upheld the March 9 election of Governor Udom Emmanuel of the Peoples Democratic Party.
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Bayelsa guber: APC’ll shock PDP – lawmaker

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would receive the greatest shocker of its life by losing the November 16 governorship election says All Progressive Congress (APC) House of Representatives member, representing Nembe/Brass Federal Constituency, Hon Israel Sunny-Goli.