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Algerian side USM Algiers are reportedly interested in signing Plateau United leading scorer, Mustapha Ibrahim Yuga.

Algerian giants want Plateau United forward

The player’s representative, Ramone Remmie Ashiru, revealed that USM Algiers have tabled an offer for the attacker, while other teams from, American and European clubs have equally shown interest in the lanky forward.
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Abdul Sule: NNL waiting on NPFL’s decision

Ex international and Chairman of Nigeria National League side Kogi United, Abdul Sule, has stated that the decision on the status of the Nigeria National League which has been on hold since December 2019 after just five and four games respectively will largely be dependent on some of the decisions taken by the topflight league.
Agege Stadium was thrown into chaos on Monday (today) after the NPFL Super Six match between Kano Pillars and Rangers which ended 1-1. 1

Edema Fuludu: Deduct nine points from clubs as punishment for violence in NPFL

Edema Fuludu, a Match Commissioner to the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), has advised the League Management Company (LMC) to deduct nine points from any club involved in any form of violence during Nigeria Premier League matches.
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Leo Igbokwe petitions FCT Sports Council over FA board election

The Team Manager of Bimo Sporting Club, a Nigeria National League Football Club side registered in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Barrister Iyke Leo Igbokwe, has petitioned the procedure and guidelines for the conduct of the 2019 FCT F.A Board Elections and threatened that if not corrected before the scheduled June 13 election he may forced to take it higher.

Sports fans want FCDA to complete abandoned Kuje stadium project

Sports fans in Kuje Area Council of the FCT, have called on the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA), to complete the abandoned Kuje township stadium, in order to boost sports development in the area.

Referees will meet on quitting NPFL over life threatening attacks

The Nigeria Referees’ Association will consider a proposal to stop its members from officiating Nigeria Premier League matches.

Ex-Nigeria international predicts better days for 3SC

Felix Owolabi, an ex-international, on Sunday said that with hard work and dedication, the gloomy days of Ibadan Shooting Stars will soon be over.
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has celebrated Bendel Insurance Football Club for qualifying to the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL), charging the team to give account of themselves in the topflight division.

Edo government fetes Bendel Insurance, tasks team on NPFL title

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has celebrated Bendel Insurance Football Club for qualifying to the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL), charging the team to give account of themselves in the topflight division.
President Buhari receives in audience delegation of Retired Career Ambassadors of Nigeria (ARCAN) in State House on 5th Nov 2018

2019: Muhammadu Buhari to flag off campaign in Akwa Ibom

President Muhammadu Buhari, will on Friday flag off his campaign for second term bid in Uyo, capital of Akwa Ibom State.

Kano Pillars legend Rabiu Ali reveals simple retirement plan

Ali, who is one of only a handful of one-club players in the Nigeria premier league, is nearing the end of his playing career.

2019: We’ll dislodge PDP in Bayelsa – APC aspirant

Rumson Baribote, an All Progressives Congress (APC) House of Assembly aspirant in Bayelsa, has boasted that the party would dislodge the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state in the 2019 general election.

AITEO Cup: Akwa United, Rangers, Enyimba draw soft opponents

Top Nigeria Premiership League clubs Akwa United, Enugu Ranges, Kano Pillars, Enyimba International are among the traditional clubs that got easy oppositions today after the draws of the 2018 AITEO Cup Round of 32 matches were released in Abuja by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
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NFF appoints Emmanuel Ikpeme as acting general secretary, postpones league resumption

The Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) led by Chris Giwa, has appointed Dr Emmanuel Ikpeme as Acting General Secretary of the football house following corruption allegation levelled against former General Secretary, Dr Mohammed Sanusi.

World Cup: NPFL coaches make case for home-based players

The Technical Advisers of Kwara United FC of Ilorin, Abubakar Bala, and his FC Ifeanyi Ubah counterpart, Ladan Bosso, on Monday said players in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) are good enough to play for the Super Eagles at the World Cup.

Ikorodu United: We are eager to regain promotion to premiership

The Media Officer of Ikorodu United FC, Babatunde Ayoola, on Monday said the club was eager to return to the premier league at the end of the lower league season.

World Cup: Mikel Obi, Odion Ighalo, others react to Super Eagles list

Rohr on Monday released a 30- man provisional list with a surprise inclusion of Nigeria Premier League highest goal scorer, Junior Lokosa.

D’Tigers good enough to win gold at Commonwealth Games – coach

The coach of the D’Tigers, Mohammed Abdulrahman, says the team has good players who can win the gold medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia.

Nwankwo Kanu leads African all-stars in charity match for IDPs

Nigeria’s former Arsenal striker Nwankwo Kanu led a team of African all-stars in a charity football match on Thursday, to raise money for people displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency and highlight their plight.

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The House of Representatives has reiterated its resolve to probe into the allegation of mismanagement of over N40 billion by the interim management committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta development commission (NDDC).

House of Reps panel insists on NDDC probe of alleged misuse of over N40...

The House of Representatives has reiterated its resolve to probe into the allegation of mismanagement of over N40 billion by the interim management committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta development commission (NDDC).

Five jihadists, two soldiers killed in Cameroon clash

Five rebels and two soldiers were killed early Tuesday when jihadists crossing from Nigeria attacked a military position in northern Cameroon, sources said.
The University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, UPTH, has commenced testing for COVID-19 in Rivers State.

Bayelsa sends 25 samples daily to UPTH for coronavirus testing – official

Chairman, Bayelsa COVID-19 Task Force, Inodu Apoku, on Tuesday announced that an average of 25 samples are sent on a daily basis to University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), for testing.
Jose Mourinho has sent a message to Marcus Rashford after scoring a brace in the 2-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspurs in the Premier League encounter at Old Trafford.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer counts on Paul Pogba, Marcus Rashford for EPL restart

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said on Tuesday he is confident of having Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford fit should the Premier League season restart next month.
President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, presiding over plenary on Tuesday at the National Assembly, Abuja.5

Senate President condoles with NUJ over death of New Telegraph editor

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has commiserated with the Nigerian Union of Journalists and Guild of Editors on the death of one of their colleagues, Mr. Waheed Bakare.