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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.

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).
Chris Giwa

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.

Nasarawa United coaches to receive N18.5m outstanding sign-on fees

Coaches of Premier League club Nasarawa United will receive their outstanding N18.5 million sign-on fees for the just concluded 2016/2017 season, an official said on Wednesday.

Golbe, Udoh, Alimi, Aggreh, 5 others dropped from CHAN squad

Coach of the home based team of Nigeria, Salisu Yusuf, has listed 20 players for their upcoming qualifiers against Benin Republic this weekend in the CHAN Qualifiers.

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The Kayode Fayemi administration in Ekiti State says it has defrayed inherited debts to the tune of 31 billion naira since assumption of office.

Ekiti government to reconstruct Ado township roads

Ekiti State governor, Kayode Fayemi, at the weekend said his administration would soon begin the reconstruction of Ado township roads many of which have become deplorable as a result of lack of maintenance in the last four years.
Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has assured industrialists in the state of his administration’s readiness to put an end to the deplorable state of road network affecting manufacturers and other road users in the state.

APC: Governor Abiodun’s appeal court victory, true reflection of people’s wishes

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State, has described the victory of the state governor, Dapo Abiodun, at the Appeal Court as a true reflection of the overwhelming wishes of Ogun people, freely expressed in the March 9 governorship election.

Anti-Ebola radio station closes down after broadcaster’s murder

A local radio station that has been involved in the fight against Ebola in eastern DR Congo said Monday it was closing down after one of its broadcasters was murdered.

Bayelsa guber: NGO preaches against violence, vote buying

Coalition for Development and Democracy in Bayelsa (CDDB), a Non-Governmental Organisation, has admonished political parties to refrain from violence or monetary inducement in the Nov. 16 governorship election in the state.

Aisha Buhari counsels parents on moral upbringing of children

The First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has challenged parents to take charge of their families by ensuring good moral upbringing of children so as to minimise crime in the society.