FIFA to send Samoura to CAF as high commissioner
Ahmad Ahmad’s days as CAF president may soon be over following a series of corruption charges dangling over his head. Already, world football...
Samoura arrives as Second NFF-AITEO Awards hold today
The stage is set and the participants are ready. Already, the major foreign visitors expected in the country for the second NFF-Aiteo Football Awards, including FIFA Secretary General, Ms Fatma Samoura, have landed in Lagos for today’s show.
Infantino, Samoura, 20 football presidents expected in Lagos as Nigeria rewards players
FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, the world football governing body’s Secretary General, Fatma Samoura and about 20 presidents of FIFA/CAF affiliated bodies are among the dignitaries expected in Lagos this weekend for Monday’s AITEO-NFF Football Awards ceremony.....
FIFA executive football summit holds in Lagos today
The City of Excellence, Lagos is in positive media blitz again as the FIFA executive football summit holds at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island today.The summit, one of only 12 being staged across the universe between November 2017 and March 2018, is part of FIFA President, Gianni Infantino....
Accra hosts CAF Awards ceremony
The city of Accra, Ghana’s sedate but attractive capital is the venue for another watershed in the history of the African Football Awards as the event begins...
FIFA to bin local World Cup organising committees
World football's ruling body FIFA will get rid of local World Cup organising committees and take full control over tournaments' organisation starting in 2026, according to FIFA general secretary Fatma Samoura.
Disbanding FIFA’s racism task force ‘ridiculous,’ ‘shameful,’ says Prince Ali
Former FIFA vice president, Prince Ali bin Hussein of Jordan, has attacked the decision to disband the FIFA anti-racism task force as “ridiculous” and “shameful.”
FIFA President, Infantino, Samoura to visit Nigeria July 24
World football governing body, FIFA’s President, Mr. Gianni Infantino and the federation’s Secretary General, Ms. Fatma Samoura, will arrive in Nigeria on July 24 on a two–day working visit...
Samoura takes office, seeks to lift FIFA’s morale
New Secretary General, Fatma Samoura, says the appointment of chief financial and compliance officials and improving FIFA’s governance structure are her top priorities.