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Amaju Pinnick re-elected as NFF President
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Amaju Pinnick re-elected as NFF President

The Nigeria Football Federation Elections into its hierarchy has seen incumbent, Amaju Pinnick re-elected as President. Amaju gathered a total of 34 Votes while erstwhile leader of the federation Aminu Maigari managed 8 Votes. Another former NFF official Taiwo Ogunjoi had 2 Votes while Mr Chinedu Okoye had no Votes […]

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. […]

US Open champion Naomi Osaka signs Nissan endorsement deal
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US Open champion Naomi Osaka signs Nissan endorsement deal

Following her first Grand Slam championship, Nissan named 20-year-old tennis player Naomi Osaka its newest brand ambassador. The announcement was made at Nissan’s Global Headquarters in Yokohama, marking one of Osaka’s first appearances in Japan since winning the title on Sept. 8. Armed with her powerful groundstrokes and strong serve, […]

Uganda’s Equity Bank partners Express Football Club
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Uganda’s Equity Bank partners Express Football Club

Equity Bank Uganda has announced a partnership with Express Football Club. The deal signed at the bank’s head offices at Churchhouse in Kampala, is worth one hundred million shillings. Present at the event was the new Club Chairperson Kiryowa Kiwanuka, Club’s CEO Hamza Jjunju, Equity’s Executive Director Anthony Kituuka. “We […]

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 […]