8 Feb 2019
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)…
28 Aug 2018
Factional President, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Chris Giwa has faulted a statement credited to a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Festus Keyamo, on the leadership crisis rocking the country’s football. Mr Habilla Ardzard, Giwa’s lawyer in a statement issued on Tuesday, said that Keyamo misinformed Nigerians on the NFF leadership tussle. The News Agency of…
20 Aug 2018
Nigeria may have averted a threat to its membership of world football community, following Federal Government’s move to adhere to rules governing the game.
20 Aug 2018
A former Special Assistant to the sports minister, Opukiri Jones Ere has told Chris Giwa to stop parading himself as president of Nigeria Football Federation...
13 Aug 2018
The Chris Giwa-led faction of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Sunday in Abuja said it had terminated the appointment of Mohammed Sanusi as NFF General Secretary with immediate effect.
11 Aug 2018
The President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amb. Chris Giwa has dissociated his board from the purported NFF Elective Congress time-table scheduled to hold on September 20, 2018.
10 Aug 2018
Chris Giwa, a factional President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Thursday lauded the Falconets for their gallantry in winning their second group game at the FIFA U-20 Women World Cup. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that National U-20 team defeated Haiti 1-0 in their second Group D match of the ongoing FIFA…
10 Aug 2018
Candidates for the 2018 Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) elections now have a new grace period to buy and submit their forms for the polls billed for September 20.
9 Aug 2018
A fresh wave of anxiety swept through staffers of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) yesterday when some men sympathetic to Chris Giwa, who is involved in a leadership tussle with Amaju Pinnick-led board of the federation, stormed the Glass House shortly after the withdrawal of operatives of the Directorate of State Security Services from the…
6 Aug 2018
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Congress has fixed a new date for the federation’s elective congress. The poll is slated to hold on September 22, 2018. The decision was part of the resolution taken by the Congress during its extraordinary General Assembly in Benin City, Edo state, last week. The initial date of the election…
5 Aug 2018
Chris Giwa, President of another faction of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), says Thursday’s Extraordinary General Assembly in Benin by the Amaju Pinnick-led NFF is not only illegal but also inconsequential. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Benin congress had, among other issues, directed a review of the NFF election guidelines in…
2 Aug 2018
A federal High Court sitting in Jos yesterday adjourned the case between Amaju Pinnick and Chris Giwa over the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) till September 25.