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ICPC Seize 12 Houses Pinnick NFF Officials

ICPC Seize 12 Houses Belonging To Pinnick, Other NFF Officials

A total of twelve properties belonging to top officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have been seized by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC). Among the officials affected by the...
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Lampard Comments On Tammy Abraham’s Choice Of Nigeria Over England

Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard has contended that he is yet to speak to Tammy Abraham concerning pledging his international future to the Super Eagles of Nigeria rather than England. Lampard made this known after Chelsea’s ...
ICPC Seize 12 Houses Pinnick NFF Officials

ICPC Corruption Probe: Pinnick, Dikko In Aso Rock To Beg Chief Of Staff

Embattled NFF president Amaju Pinnick and vice president Shehu Dikko have made a desperate dash to the Aso Rock Presidential Villa to beg Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari to stop ICPC from continuing with...
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Rohr Doubtful Of Future As NFF Won’t Renew Contract

Gernot Rohr is doubtful of his future with the Super Eagles with his contract expected to run its course until June 2020. Rohr is likely to remain in his role as Head Coach when Nigeria’s...
Nigeria Football Federation Corruption Probe

Nigeria Football Federation In Fresh Corruption Probe

The Economic and financial Corruption Commission is conducting a new investigation into the country's Football Federation (NFF), it has revealed. The latest investigation comes on the back of a separate case brought by the...
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Amaju Pinnick To Drag Chelsea’s Fikayo Tomori To Super Eagles

Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Pinnick says the technical Department of the NFF will take a decision in the coming weeks as regards Chelsea defender Fikayo Tomori. Tomori, born to Nigerian father is eligible to...
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NFF Bosses Shehu Dikko, Mohammed Sanusi Grilled By EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission grilled and detained NFF 2nd vice president Shehu Dikko and general secretary Mohammed Sanusi briefly over alleged mismanagement of sponsorship monies running into billions of Naira. They were...
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NFF Celebrate General Secretary Sanusi On Turbanning

Nigeria Football Federation on Monday felicitated with the General Secretary, Dr Mohammed Sanusi, on his recent turbanning as the Danmasani Wajeke of Wamakko local government in Sokoto State. Dr Sanusi was himself pleasantly surprised when...
Nigeria Vs Ukraine Friendly Date

Amaju Pinnick Confirms Nigeria Vs Ukraine Friendly Date

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have confirmed that the Super Eagles will take on Ukraine in a friendly game in September. The friendly will be Nigeria's first game after the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations...
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2021 AFCON: NFF Picks Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium For Eagles Vs Benin Clash

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has approved Benin, the Edo state capital as the venue of November 11, 2021, Africa Cup of Nations qualifier encounter between the Super Eagles and the Squirrels of Benin...
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U-20 Women World Cup: Sanwo-Olu Assures FIFA Of Readiness To Host

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has assured the safety of participants and visitors coming to the State for the Under-20 Women World Cup in 2020. Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday, received members of FIFA to his office...
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Odion Ighalo Set to return to Super Eagles

Odion Ighalo has hinted he could be back playing for the Super Eagles just weeks after announcing his retirement from international football, reports soccernet.ng. The Chinese Super League striker shocked Nigerians when he announced his...
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No $1m Buy-Out Clause In My Contract! – Rohr Cries Out

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has denied reports circulating in the media that the Nigeria Football Federation must pay him $1m if he’s sacked, so says Brila. After Nigeria finished third in...

Desperate Nigerian Coaches Behind Clamour to Sack Rohr – Pinnick

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick has accused some desperate coaches of wanting to take over the Super Eagles’ job, thereby engineering some Nigerians to call for the sack of coach Gernot Rohr. Speaking...
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Solomon Dalung Dropped From Ministerial List

It is now authoritative that the last Nigeria minister of sports, Solomon Dalung will not be returning as the country's minister of Youth and Sports. On Tuesday morning, President Muhammadu Buhari forwarded a 43-man list...
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Gianni Infantino Congratulates Enyimba FC On NPFL Triumph

The president of FIFA, Gianni Infantino has congratulated Enyimba FC for winning the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) trophy. Enyimba International FC, who qualified for the championship playoffs last month, waded off competition from Akwa...
Amaju Pinnick SACKED CAF Vice President

Amaju Pinnick SACKED As CAF Vice President

Nigeria Football Federation president, Amaju Pinnick, has been removed as vice president of CAF. The action was taken at CAF’s Executive committee meeting taking place in Cairo after the conclusion of Thursday’s congress. SEE ALSO:...
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Why We Cannot Sack Gernot Rohr – Pinnick

Findings by some newsmen have shown that it would be difficult and costly for the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to dismiss Gernot Rohr. The German, who has one year left on his contract, has a...
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NFF To Retain Gernot Rohr As Super Eagles Coach

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick debunked the rumours that the Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr will be sacked and said, on the contrary, he will be proceeding for a refresher coaching...
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NFF Confirm Receipt of  Part Of Funds Budgeted For 2019 AFCON

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) yesterday confirmed getting part of the money approved by the Federal Government for the participation of some national teams in international tournaments. Ademola Olajire, NFF’s Director of Communications, said in...
FIFA Take Over African Football

FIFA To Take Over The Running Of African Football

A radical overhaul of African football is expected to be announced on today (Thursday), the eve of the kickoff of the Nations Cup, in the wake of corruption scandals ravaging the Confederation of African...

AFCON 2019 Budget Omission Not Correct Says NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has dismissed statements at the weekend by former Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung that the federation omitted the budget for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations from...
Pinnick Acting CAF President

NFF Boss Pinnick To Be Named Acting CAF President

Amaju Melvin Pinnick could take over as the acting president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) after French police arrested CAF president, Ahmad Ahmad, in Paris earlier on Thursday. Ahmad was arrested due to...
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Anxiety In NFF As Dalung Excludes Eagles AFCON Money From 2019 Budget

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) officials are angry over the exclusion of the cost of prosecuting the 2019 African Nations Cup in the Ministry of Sports’ budget by the immediate past minister, Solomon Dalung. Unlike...
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Zimbabwe to Arrive Asaba June 6 For Super Eagles Friendly

Zimbabwe are expected in Nigeria on June 6 for the international friendly match against Nigeria ahead of the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt. The friendly will hold at the Stephen Keshi Stadium...
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African Nations Cup 2019: NFF Refuse to Set target for Rohr

Nigeria Football Federation has reportedly refused to set any target for Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr ahead of the African Nations Cup 2019 in Egypt. Sources revealed that the NFF has chosen not to set...
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Super Eagles AFCON Camp Opens June 2 In Asaba

Super Eagles AFCON Camp for the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations will on Sunday, June 2 open in Asaba, Delta State for their final phase of preparations. As part of preparations for the nations cup,...
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Super Eagles 2019 AFCON Camp: Pinnick Chooses Egypt

Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Melvin Pinnick has confirmed that the Super Eagles 2019 AFCON camp will be set up in Egypt. Pinnick announced the Super Eagles 2019 AFCON camp location choice during the build-up...
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Oliseh Begs Govt to Name A Street After 1994 Squad

Former Super Eagles star, Sunday Oliseh has expressed gratitude to the Nigeria Football Federation for the legend's award given to the Nigeria 1994 World Cup squad. The former Super Eagles coach said that words could...
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Nigerian General Election 2019: NFF Congratulates President Buhari On Re-Election

President Muhammadu Buhari has received a congratulatory message from the Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday following his re-election as President and Commander-In-Chief of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. In the early hours of Wednesday, the...
Court Stops Arrest Warrant Against Amaju Pinnick, Four Others

Court Stops Arrest Warrant Against Amaju Pinnick, Four Others

The warrant of arrest issued previously to the Special Presidential Investigative Panel headed by Chief Okoi Obono-Obla against the president of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick and four others has been put in...
Rohr to Announce Super Eagles Africa Cup Of Nations Provisional Roster in April

Super Eagles Head Coach Gernot Rohr Rules Bench Warmers Out of 2019 AFCON

Gernot Rohr has ruled out the place of bench warmers from the Super Eagles team that will vie for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The Super Eagles Head Coach, who spoke on Radio programme...
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Amaju Pinnick Drags Obla To Court over NFF Corruption Case

The Nigeria Football Federation has cautioned the Special Presidential Investigatory Panel against persecution and public show trial of its officials on the recovery of public property, headed by Okoi Obona-Obla. The NFF through its lawyers,...
Amaju Pinnick appointed CAF 1st Vice President

Amaju Pinnick Plans send-forth party for Victor Moses

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, has declared that Chelsea winger, Victor Moses should not bow out from the Super Eagles unceremoniously, and says the player deserves a testimonial. According o Footballlive.ng, the...
Falcons Have 8 Build-Up Matches before 2019 FIFA WWC - Pinnick

Falcons Have 8 Build-Up Matches before 2019 FIFA WWC – Pinnick

Amaju Melvin Pinnick, President of the Nigeria Football Federation, has affirmed that the Super Falcons will play at least eight matches in their build-up to the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. The NFF boss agreed...
Rohr to Announce Super Eagles Africa Cup Of Nations Provisional Roster in April

Unbelievable! NFF owes Gernot Rohr salaries

Even with the range of sponsors, the Nigeria Football Federation allegedly owes its workers five months salaries. The Amaju Pinnick-led NFF is allegedly owing Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr two months salaries. The development came,...
Amaju Pinnick appointed CAF 1st Vice President

No One Can Remove Me From The Glass House Until 2022

Amaju Pinnick, President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has again made it clear that he won't be running for another term in office when his current expires. The CAF first Vice President was involved Chris...
NFF rejects Super Eagles players inclusion in U-23 team

Rohr ‘fights’ Amaju Over Super Eagles Friendly venue

Gernot Rohr has strongly disagreed with the hierarchy of Nigeria Football Federation over the choice of Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba to host the Super Eagles' friendly against Egypt on March 26. GoalBall gathered that the...
Super Falcons, Super Eagles stars celebrate Amaju Pinnick's birthday in style

Amaju Pinnick ‘Disagrees’ with FIFA’s Latest Ranking

Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Pinnick says the Super Falcons are the best women's national team in the world. Even though the Falcons retained their top position in Africa, they dropped from 38th to 39th...
Pinnick confirms Super Eagles will Play One Of The Top Three African Teams In March

Pinnick confirms Eagles will Play One Of The Top Three African Teams

Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Pinnick has revealed that the Super Eagles will play a friendly match against one of the top three African countries as part of preparations for next summer's Africa Cup...
France Women's World Cup: NFF Secure Austria Camp For Falcons

France Women’s World Cup: NFF Secure Austria Camp For Falcons

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has concluded plans to camp the Super Falcons in Austria at the same hotel it camped the Super Eagles before the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. NFF President, Amaju...
NFF thank Simba Group For Supporting Nigerian Football

NFF thank Simba Group For Supporting Nigerian Football

Amaju Pinnick has thanked Simba Group, distributors of TVS motorcycles and tricycles, for their close ties and support for Nigerian football. The President of the Nigerian Football Federation recently visited the Group's head office in...
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Amaju Pinnick Pays $10,000 pledge to Super Falcons

The Super Falcons of Nigeria have been paid the $10,000 that the President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick promised them if they won the 2018 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations in...
Super Falcons, Super Eagles stars celebrate Amaju Pinnick's birthday in style

Super Falcons, Super Eagles stars celebrate Amaju Pinnick’s birthday in style

Both the Super Falcons and Super Eagles stars have added their voices to Amaju Pinnick's birthday. The Nigeria Football Federation president clocked 45 years on Saturday and Super Falcons players and officials lift their spirit...
Amaju Pinnick Commends Zenith Bank For AFCON 2019 Ticket

Amaju Pinnick Commends Zenith Bank For AFCON 2019 Ticket

Amaju Pinnick has hailed Zenith Bank Plc for its support towards the qualification of the Super Eagles for the 2019 African Cup of Nations slated for Cameroon. The NFF President made the remarks at the...
NFF Pledge to Support Natasha's Tournament

NFF Pledge to Support Natasha’s Tournament

The Nigerian Football Federation has announced its readiness to support the Natasha Akpoti Foundation soccer Talent Hunt Tournament to further empower the youths through football. NFF President, Amaju Pinnick, made this known yesterday while flagging...
Pinnick dedicates African Football Alliance Award to NFF colleagues, sponsors

Pinnick dedicates African Football Alliance Award to NFF colleagues, sponsors

Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Pinnick has dedicated the African Football Alliance Award (AFA) he received in Johannesburg on Saturday night to the NFF executive committee, members of the federation's congress, including its sponsors...
Pinnick Commends FIFA For Approving Stephen Keshi Stadium For International Matches

Pinnick Commends FIFA For Approving Stephen Keshi Stadium For International Matches

Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Pinnick on Sunday said FIFA deserves to be praised for approving the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba for international football games. Pinnick said this at the Asaba International Airport, where...
NFF President Pinnick Dismisses FIFA Leaks As Weak Documents

NFF President Pinnick Dismisses FIFA Leaks As Weak Documents

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, (NFF) Amaju Melvin Pinnick, insisted during the weekend that the Football Leaks from persons who hacked into the official and private emails of FIFA's top officials were nothing...
Super Eagles Support Nigerian Amputee Football Team with N6m

Super Eagles Support Nigerian Amputee Football Team with N6m

Super Eagles has donated the sum of $16,530 (about N6m naira) to the Nigeria Amputee (Special Eagles)  Football team ahead of this month’s World Cup in Mexico. According to Completesports, the three-time African Champions who...