Sodje urges NFF to educate, employ former footballers
Former Super Eagles defender, Sam Sodje has pleaded with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to provide the platform for players to learn...
NFF bosses, Pinnick, Dikko, charged with $8.4 million, N4bn fraud
Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnick and four other top-ranking officials have been charged with corruption, including embezzlement of millions of dollars from world body FIFA, court sources said on Wednesday. The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property (SPIP) brought the charges against Pinnick, NFF vice presidents Seyi Akinwunmi and…
Football community gathers in Ibadan as Taiwo Ogunjobi begins final journey
The roll call had all that matter in Nigerian football. They all came to pay their last respects to former Secretary General of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Taiwo Ogunjobi, who passed on recently.
Money trail in politics of Nigerian football administration
Football all over the world, not only in Nigeria, is more than a game of 22 young persons running after an inflated leather. It is big business and the fight for the control of its political bureaucracy in Nigeria is actually a fight for the big bucks. Since 2005 when former Nigeria Football Association (NFA)…
Court vacates arrest warrant against Amaju Pinnick, others
An Abuja Chief Magistrate District Court 11 sitting at Wuse Zone 2, has put in abeyance the warrant of arrest it had issued previously to the Special Presidential...
Owolabi welcomes Pinnick’s plan to lure Moses back to Eagles
Former International, Felix Owolabi has applauded the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick’s plan to persuade Victor Moses to have a rethink on his retirement from the Eagles as the nation gets set to return to the Africa Cup of Nations .....
Pinnick wants Moses back in Super Eagles
President of the Nigeria Football Federation Amaju Pinnick has disclosed that he has begun moves to persuade winger, Victor Moses into returning to the Super Eagles team after his abrupt retirement from the senior national men’s football team at the end of the Russia 2018 World Cup.
Gombe faults composition of NFF reforms committee, quits
Former Gombe FA chairman, Ahmed Shuaibu-Gara Gombe, yesterday resigned his membership of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Reforms Committee, criticising the inclusion of some people “whose presence would undermine any meaningful reforms in Nigerian football administration.”
NFF must account for N1.6b world cup fund, Dalung insists
Sports minister, Solomon Dalung is not relenting in his efforts to know how the sum of N1.6 billion allegedly released to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to cover its expenditure up to the quarterfinals of the Russia 2018 World Cup was spent.