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NFF Election: Pinnick floors Maigari, Ogunjobi, breaks second term jinx

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Delta State-born soccer technocrat and administrator, Melvin Amaju Pinnick on Thursday defied all odds to break a longstanding jinx, in becoming the first man to be re-elected as president of...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

2019: Atiku inaugurates 60-member Presidential Nomination Council

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA— Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, yesterday, inaugurated a 60-member Presidential Nomination Council, ahead of the national convention of Peoples Democratic...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

NFF Elective Congress: Pinnick pledges to reconcile with losers

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Katsina – The President, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr Amaju Pinnick, has pledged to reconcile with those who lost at the 2018 NFF Elective Congress held in Katsina on...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

“In four years, we’ve gone through rough and turbulent times, sleepless nights – Amaju Pinnick

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Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnick was on Thursday re-elected for a second-term in office, despite legal and political doubts surrounding the vote. Pinnick Amaju Unconfirmed...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

NFF Crisis: Sack Dalong Now, Clark tells FG

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- FORMER Federal Commissioner for Information and South South Leader, Chief Edwin Clark, has reiterated his call on President Muhammadu Buhari to as a matter of urgency, sack...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Amaju Pinnick wins NFF election again

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Amaju Melvin Pinnick has again won the 2018 Nigeria Football Federation, NFF’s elections which was held in Katsina. Pinnick Amaju Pinnick, the President of the Nigeria Football Federation...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

NFF Elections and its implication on football future in Nigeria

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As the 2018 Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) elections get underway today (Thursday) in Katsina, there is no doubt that it would only pave the way for further drama in the Nigeria football...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

80-yr-old herbalist, 2 others behead policeman for his eyes

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—An octogenarian herbalist, Hussaini Musa, was, yesterday, paraded by the Katsina State Police Command in connection with the beheading of a Police officer attached to...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Maigari faults ‘provisional clearance’

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Former president of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Aminu Maigari has faulted the ‘provisional clearance’ handed him by the electoral committee for today’s executive...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Three cultists arrested for beheading police officer

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Not fewer than three suspected cultists including an aged herbalist have been arrested by the Katsina State Police Command for killing a police officer, identified...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

NFF Elections: Electoral Committee hands Maigari provisional clearance

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The 2018 Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Electoral Committee on Wednesday said it had reached a decision to hand a ‘provisional clearance’ to Aminu Maigari ahead of the upcoming...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

I still have an unfinished business at the Glass House – Pinnick

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The election into a new board of the Nigeria Football Federation holds tomorrow in Katsina and one of the leading candidates in the four-way battle and incumbent President of the NFF, Amaju...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

NFF Election: Ekeji advocates free and fair exercise

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Former Director General of the National Sports Commission, Dr Patrick Ekeji has revealed that he will not root his support for any candidate vying for the position of the NFF President. The...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Ekeji urges football stakeholders to back NFF election

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Former Director General of the defunct National Sports Commission, Dr Patrick Ekeji has urged football stakeholders to ensure the success of this week’s NFF elective Congress in Katsina...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

FIFA, CAF name Observers to NFF Elections 2018

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Abuja – World football –ruling body, FIFA on Monday named Messrs Luca Piazza and Solomon Mudege as its observers to Thursday’s elections into the Nigeria Football Federation...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →