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FIFA, CAF appoint observers for NFF Elections
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FIFA, CAF appoint observers for NFF Elections

Federation of International Football Association FIFA, has named Messrs Luca Piazza and Solomon Mudege as its observers for Thursday’s elections into the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Executive Committee from 2018-2022. Mudege is FIFA’s Senior Manager for Development Programmes (Africa) while Piazza is a senior official in the FIFA President’s office. […]

Nigeria’s economy growth falls to 1.50% in Q2
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Nigeria’s economy growth falls to 1.50% in Q2

Latest data from Nigeria’s official statistics office says the country’s gross domestic data falls to 1.50% in the second quarter of the year. The data from the NBS shows that growth in the second quarter of 2018 was –0.45% points slower than 1.95% recorded in the first quarter of 2018. […]

FIFA confirms Nigeria will not be banned
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FIFA confirms Nigeria will not be banned

World Football governing body, FIFA has confirmed that Nigeria will not be banned after the Federal Government affirmed it recognize Amaju Pinnick as legitimate and sole president of the Nigeria Football Federation. FIFA said in a statement that it will monitor the situations to ensure that he rules and regulations […]

FIFA to ban Nigeria if power tussle continues
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FIFA to ban Nigeria if power tussle continues

World Football ruling body, FIFA has given Nigeria and Ghana an ultimatum to put their houses in order or face suspension. A statement from the global football house specifically requested that President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Melvin Pinnick be given effective control or face suspension. Chris Giwa has […]

Saipem, Chiyoda wins LNG contract in Nigeria
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Saipem, Chiyoda wins LNG contract in Nigeria

Italy’s Saipem and Japan’s Chiyoda Corp and Korea’s Daewoo E&C have announced that a joint venture they operate has been awarded an LNG project in Nigeria. According to Reuters News, Saipem will be the leader of the joint venture. The medium reported that the contract is for the front-end engineering […]