FIFA only recognises Pinnick as NFF’s boss, Infantino warns
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has stated in very clear terms that Nigeria risk being banned if the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) leadership, as recognised by the world football...
FIFA recognises only Pinnick as NFF president, Infantino says
FIFA President, Gianni Infantino says the world football ruling body recognises only Amaju Pinnick as president of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), and will not accept any outside interference in NFF’s affairs.
International treaties and domestication challenge
The inability of Nigeria to domesticate important international protocols impedes the enjoyment of the rights such treaties impose on her citizens. A classical manifestation of the drawback is the current conflict in the Nigeria Football Federation ...
Pinnick to commission France, Belgium semi final tomorrow
President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Melvin Pinnick, has been confirmed as the match commissioner for the 2018 FIFA World Cup first semi final match between France and Belgium in Saint Petersburg tomorrow.
EFCC begins corruption investigation on Amaju, Dikko, others
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) may have been fed with substantive information on alleged financial impropriety of the Amaju Pinnick-led Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), and is set to investigate and take necessary action against Pinnick and three other top board members of the football federation.
No distraction over crisis, Amaju Pinnick-led NFF board affirms
The Nigeria Football Federation Amaju Pinnick-led board has assured that its members are more concerned about the overall best interest of the nation and has asked true stakeholders...
Pinnick in charge of France, Uruguay quarterfinal duel
President of Nigeria Football Federation and member, Executive Committee of Confederation of African Football, Mr. Amaju Pinnick, has been picked as the Match Commissioner for Friday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup quarterfinal game between France and Uruguay in Nizhny Novgorod.
Chris Giwa takes over NFF
Following the order of Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, Chris Giwa has assumed duty as president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung had earlier today ordered the Nigeria Football Federation to comply with a Supreme Court judgment that overturned the election of NFF president Amaju Pinnick.…
Nigeria risk wrath of FIFA over leadership row
Nigeria's government on Monday ordered the country's football association to comply with a court ruling about its leadership, a move that may open up a new confrontation with FIFA.