Pinnick gets second term, promises reforms in governance structure, statute
Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Melvin Amaju Pinnick, who was yesterday re-elected for a second term in office, has pledged to reform the federation’s governance structure to make it more effective.
Maigari may be cleared of alleged certificate forgery as NFF elections hold today
Former president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Aminu Maigari, who is one of the contestants in today’s NFF elections in Katsina State, may be cleared for the exercise, according to reports from the venue.
Piazza, Sangare lead FIFA, CAF’s delegation to NFF Elections
World football governing body, FIFA yesterday picked Luca Piazza and Solomon Mudege as its observers to Thursday’s elections into the Nigeria Football Federation’s (NFF) 2018 to 2022 Executive Committee
‘NFF is about 65 per cent self-sufficient’
Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Melvin Pinnick will on Thursday in Katsina test his popularity among the federation’s congress. It is a battle for the NFF presidency, which has pitted him against two former leaders of the federation- immediate past president, Aminu Maigari...
Pinnick, Maigari, Ogunjobi battle for NFF Presidency
The coast is now clear with regards to the September 20 elections into the Nigeria Football Federation’s (NFF) Executive Committee 2018 to 2022, following the official release of the list of candidates for the polls by the Electoral Committee yesterday. Four persons are battling for the presidency, including incumbent Amaju Melvin Pinnick, who is…
About that Joe Erico’s naked hex
… Nigerians are psychologically hardwired to blame the victim It can be difficult to determine precisely where Nigerian football went off the rails, what with the constant sense of bickering and chaos through the years. However, according to former international and assistant coach Joe Erico, we have only to go as far back as 2002.…
FIFA/CAF picks Pinnick to head Ghana FA normalisation team
Fresh from a successful outing in Liberia, where he was sent to supervise the country’s football association elections, FIFA has chosen Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick to lead a normalisation committee tasked with getting Ghana’s FA running again.
NFF should revive ‘Westerhof’s football culture,’ says Taribo
Former Super Eagles defender, Taribo West wants the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to revive the football culture adopted by former handler, Clemens Westerhof and his successor, Bonfrere Jo in their days with the team.
Super Eagles coach Yusuf banned for accepting bribe
The Ethics Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) yesterday slammed a one-year ban from all football-related activities on Super Eagles’ Chief Coach, Salisu Yusuf after adjudging him guilty of corruption in the discharge of his duties. Yusuf was brought before the Ethics Committee by the NFF following revelations by an undercover reporter that he…
NFF bans Nigerian coach Salisu Yusuf for taking bribe
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has placed a one-year ban from all football-related activities on Super Eagles’ Chief Coach, Salisu Yusuf. Yusuf was caught on camera collecting bribe from undercover journalists who pretended to be football agents. The footage, shot by BBC’s Ghanaian reporter Anas Aremeyaw Anas in September 2017, showed Yusuf collecting a handful…