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Super Eagles to win FIFA World Cup shortly, says Pinnick

Super Eagles to win FIFA World Cup shortly, says Pinnick

Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Melvin Pinnick has expressed hope that the Super Eagles will one day win the FIFA World Cup. Pinnick said this on Friday in Uyo after playing in the maiden...
Pinnick heads CAF Support For Infantino’s Re-election bid

Pinnick heads CAF Support For Infantino’s Re-election bid

NFF president, Amaju Pinnick is reportedly championing support from Confederation of African Football (CAF) for Gianni Infantino’s pursuit of a second term as FIFA president. Infantino’s tenure will terminate in June 2019, but according to...
FIFA Awards 2018: Why Dangote & Otedola Followed me to London – Pinnick

FIFA Awards 2018: Why Dangote & Otedola Followed me to London – Pinnick

NFF President, Amaju Pinnick has explained why he chose to extend VVIP invitation to the duo of Aliko Dangote and Femi Otedola to appear at the FIFA Awards 2018 in London. Pinnick said it is...
Amaju Pinnick re-elected as NFF President

Amaju Pinnick re-elected as NFF President

Amaju Pinnick has on Thursday afternoon re-elected president of the Nigeria Football Federation. Pinnick polled 34 votes to defeat Aminu Maigari, Taiwo Ogunjobi, and Chinedu Okoye as he was voted for a second term in...
FIFA, CAF name delegates to NFF Elections

FIFA, CAF name delegates to NFF Elections

Luca Piazza and Solomon Mudege have been chosen by FIFA as its observers to Thursday’s NFF elections for 2018 to 2022 Executive Committee, while CAF chose Sita Sangare as its observer. Mudege is FIFA’s Senior...
FIFA Ban Looms Again as Court Injunction May Stop NFF Election

FIFA Ban Looms Again as Court Injunction May Stop NFF Election

There appear to be fresh moves to scuttle the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) elections scheduled to hold in Katsina on Thursday through court injunctions. And if those opposed to the September 20 NFF board elections...
NFF Elections: Official list of candidates released

NFF Elections: Official list of candidates released

The Nigeria Football Federation electoral committee has on Friday released the official list of candidates vying for places in its Executive Committee for 2018-2022. In the list, four persons are contending for the presidency, including...
Nigeria Risk FIFA Wrath Over NFF Leadership Tussle

FIFA Nominates Amaju Pinnick to head Ghana FA normalization team

FIFA has picked the NFF President, Amaju Pinnick to lead a normalization committee tasked with getting Ghana’s FA running again. Pinnick’s latest appointment was relayed through a letter from FIFA General Secretary, Fatma Samoura yesterday....

FIFA Rejects Talks With Solomon Dalung As Giwa Stands Firm

FIFA has announced that it has no interest whatsoever in a proposed meeting with Nigeria’s sports minister Solomon Dalung to discuss problems in the NFF. FIFA has given Nigeria until 20 August for Chris Giwa...
Chris Giwa Invades NFF As DSS Withdraws From Glass House

Chris Giwa Invades NFF As DSS Withdraws From Glass House

Chris Giwa factional board of the Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday visited the NFF's Glass House secretariat in Wuse Zone 7, Abuja, with the intent of taking possession of the football house. Sani Ferma, Dr...
Pinnick Board Election

Amaju Pinnick Fails To Stop Chris Giwa In Court

The Federal High Court in Jos has refused to grant a request to stop Chris Giwa from taking over as the President of Nigeria Football Federation. Amaju Pinnick, whose four-year tenure as NFF President is...
Buhari Reinstates Amaju Pinnick as NFF President

Buhari Reinstates Amaju Pinnick as NFF President

Amaju Pinnick has been reinstated as President of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) obviously so as to fend off the threat of a ban from FIFA. The NFF has been embroiled in a power struggle...
DSS Returns Amaju Pinnick to NFF Secretariat

DSS Returns Amaju Pinnick to NFF Secretariat

Operatives of Department of State Service (DSS) yesterday stormed the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Secretariat in Abuja and stopped the Chris Giwa faction from entering the Glass House. THISDAY reports that Journalists and non-essential guests...
FIFA President Infantino insists Pinnick is NFF president

FIFA President Infantino insists Pinnick is NFF president

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has maintained that Amaju Melvin Pinnick is the recognized president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) even though a Chris Giwa faction has assumed leadership. A Supreme Court verdict had installed...
NFF Not Afraid of EFCC Investigation - Board

NFF Not Afraid of EFCC Investigation – Board

Amaju Pinnick yesterday said the Nigeria Football Federation is ready to face the Economic and Financial Crimes investigations , which has allegedly been rumoured by some people that it is allegedly working to...
Amaju Pinnick appointed CAF 1st Vice President

Amaju Pinnick appointed CAF 1st Vice President

Embattled Nigeria Football federation President Melvin Amaju Pinnick has been appointed the new CAF 1st Vice President after Kwesi Nyantakyi resigned following the prevailing situation in Ghana, Soka25east.com reports. In a statement from CAF, Pinnick...
NFF Controversy: Amaju Pinnick Heads to court

NFF Controversy: Amaju Pinnick Heads to court

Amaju Pinnick has asked the Jos Federal High Court to vacate the order that sacked him from office. Following his request, the court on Wednesday fixed July 10 for hearing the motions filed by Mr...
Giwa resumes as NFF President, Amaju Pinnick sacked

Chris Giwa resumes as NFF President, Amaju Pinnick sacked

Chris Giwa has on Monday evening resumed as the new President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) following the sack of the Amaju Pinnick earlier in the day via a court order. Minister of Sports,...

South-South delegates tell Pinnick to Drop second term ambition

The re-election bid of the Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Pinnick may have suffered a major impediment if the declaration of some South-South FA chairmen is anything to go by. Even before the Super Eagles...

‘Amaju Pinnick must-go’ campaign begins in Russia

Agroup in the football circle has begun a secret 'Amaju Pinnick must-go' campaign to end the reign of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president, Amaju Pinnick. Even before the NFF went on that trip to Russia,...

Super Eagles will make impact against Argentina – NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick, says the body has dedicated Nigeria’s win over Iceland to President Muhammadu Buhari while reaffirming that the Super Eagles will make an impact in...