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14 May 2016
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) yesterday said its plan to hire a foreign coach for the Super Eagles is still on course.
13 May 2016
FIFA named a Senegalese UN diplomat as its first ever female secretary general on Friday, a surprise and historic move announced at a congress to overhaul the scandal-plagued organization.
13 May 2016
FIFA's new president Gianni Infantino will preside over world football's annual congress in Mexico City on Friday to push through reforms aimed at rehabilitating the scandal-tarred organization.
13 May 2016
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Disciplinary Committee yesterday banned Christopher Giwa, who claims to be the authentic president of the federation, Muazu Suleyman, Yahaya Adama, Sani Fema and Johnson Effiong from taking part in any football related activity for five years each.
12 May 2016
“The FIFA Congress will vote on the confirmation of the suspensions on the Football Association of Indonesia (PSSI), the Football Association of Kuwait (KFA), and the Benin Football Association (FBF).’’
10 May 2016
Official of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), led by its president, Amaju Pinnick, will get the opportunity to brief the new FIFA president, Gianni Infantino, on the crisis administrative
9 May 2016
Michel Platini said Monday he will resign as UEFA president after his appeal against a six-year ban from football activities failed.
9 May 2016
The international sports tribunal will on Monday rule on Michel Platini's final appeal against a six-year ban imposed by FIFA and decide whether he can return as UEFA president.
9 May 2016
Cooreman left Gombe United in 2014 on health grounds, but he took the club to FIFA after trying fruitlessly to retrieve the salary arrears and other emoluments owed him by the club.
8 May 2016
New FIFA president Gianni Infantino will seek more support for reforms to the scandal-rocked world football when its leaders and annual congress meet in Mexico City this week.
10 Mar 2016
Sepp Blatter turned 80 on Thursday, with a party planned at a luxury hotel in Zurich, as Switzerland's criminal investigation into his FIFA presidency looked set to intensify.
3 Sep 2015
Wales have moved ahead of England in the FIFA world rankings for the first time. Chris Coleman's side, on the verge of qualifying for their first major finals since the the 1958 World Cup in Sweden, stayed ninth, their best-ever spot, while England slipped to 10th, swapping places with Chile. The in-form Welsh top Group…

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While PCR tests can detect infection with Omicron, studies are looking to whether the Covid-19 variant of concern has any impact on other test types, the WHO said Sunday.
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Yet-to-be identified gunmen, suspected to be bandits, on Sunday attacked the Jos Correctional centre. The bandits were said to have pretended to be on a visit before they opened fire
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Los Angeles superstar LeBron James returned from the first suspension of his NBA career to score 39 points Wednesday and lead the Lakers to a 124-116 overtime victory over the Indiana Pacers.