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    Sports Mikel out for rest of Season – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Super Eagles Captain and Tianjin TEDA midfielder, John Obi Mikel will miss the remainder of the Chinese Super League season due to injury. Ayo Olu Ibidapo of the Communication Department of the Nigeria Football Federation NFF confirmed the report. Mikel featured … read more via Vanguard...
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    Sports FIFA, NFF Mark Rashidi Yekini’s 55th Posthumous Birthday – Leadership Newspaper

    FIFA yesterday marked the 55th posthumous birthday of Rashidi Yekini, Nigeria’s first World Cup goal scorer. A photo of the late Yekini, celebrating a goal was shared on FIFA World Cup Twitter handle @FIFAWorldCup... read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get More...
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    Sports Odegbami: Amaju Pinnick – Congrats And More To Do! – Complete Sports Nigeria

    Last week Pinnick Amaju won his re-election into the office of President of the Nigeria Football Federation. The election was strategically taken to Katsina, the capital of the State where the President of Nigeria comes from. With the support given the elections by the Presidency, through the...
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    Sports Dangote, Otedola will fast track NFF’s drive to financial autonomy- Pinnick – BusinessDay

    President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Melvin Pinnick has spoken further on why he invited business moguls Aliko Dangote and Femi Otedola to the FIFA Best Awards ceremony held in London on Monday night. Dangote, who holds Nigeria’s second highest national honour (GCON) … read...
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    Sports Pinnick hails Obaseki’s sports devt initiatives – Vanguard News

    The newly elected President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick has commended Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, for his initiatives in transforming the sports sector in the state.... read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Politics Ifeanyi Okowa hails Amaju Pinnick’s re-election as NFF president – TODAY.NG

    Delta State Governor, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated, Mr. Amaju Pinnick on his re-election on Thursday, as President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Sports Pinnick Vows Make Positive Reforms In 2nd Tenure As NFF President – Complete Sports Nigeria

    President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick has promised to initiate reforms which will reconcile the football fraternity in the country, reports Pinnick was re-elected for second term of four years after he outclassed the trio of Aminu Maigari, Taiwo...
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    Sports NFF Election: Akinwunmi, Fresh, Gusau Re-Elected – Complete Sports Nigeria

    Nigerian Football Federation First vice chairmen, Seyi Akinwunmi was re-elected into the NFF board on Thursday in Kastina reports. Akinwunmi recorded 41 votes to beat Otunba Dele Ajayi who received two votes. Ahmed Fresh and Yahaya Kwande were also re-elected in the...
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    Sports 2019 AFCON qualifiers: Eagles will outclass Seychelles Pirates, NFF boss assures – Vanguard News

    Nigeria Football Federation vice president, Seyi Akinwunmi has assured Nigerian football enthusiasts, that the Super Eagles will call all three points in their September 8 African Cup of Nations qualifier tie against Seychelles. Akinwumi said the Super Eagles will revive their qualification...
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    Sports NFF leadership tussle: Dalung dares Osinbajo – Vanguard News

    Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung appears to be taking the Nigeria Football Federation leadership tussle personal, as he released a statement yesterday, which contradicted the stand of the Federal government of Nigeria, which recognised Amaju Pinnick the president of the NFF. … read more via...
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    Sports NFF considers Asaba Stadium for Super Eagles versus Libya qualifier — Sport — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    The newly opened Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba may host Nigeria’s African Nations Cup qualifier against Libya in October. That is if the Nigeria Football Federation’s (NFF) technical committee certified it fit to host the clash.... read more via – Get More...
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    Sports Nigeria avoids FIFA hammer as FG recognises Pinnick – Punch Newspapers

    Nigeria has avoided sanctions from FIFA over the leadership crisis in the Nigeria Football Federation after the Federal Government recognised Amaju Pinnick as president of the NFF. The country thus beat Monday’s deadline to hand the NFF offices “back to the … read more via Punch...
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    Sports James Peters Slams Falconets over Poor Tactics against China – Thisdaylive

    Former Technical Director of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), James Peters, has declared as negative the tactics adopted by the Super Falconets at the on-going FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in France. The Nigerians will confront Spain in one of the quarter-final … read more via Thisdaylive...
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    Sports Giwa-led board sacks NFF General Secretary Sanusi – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    The Chris Giwa-led faction of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Sunday in Abuja said it had terminated the appointment of Mohammed Sanusi as NFF General Secretary with immediate effect. Victor … read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News –...
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    Sports NFF Electoral Committee Amends 2018 Electoral Timetable – Thisdaylive

    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Electoral Committee has rolled out a new timetable for elections into the NFF Executive Committee 2018-2022, with intending candidates now able to buy and return forms within a fresh grace period of Friday, 17th and Friday, 24th August 2018. According to the...
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    Sports DSS Restores Sanity at NFF, Ikpeme Brutalised – Thisdaylive

    Operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS), on Thursday morning restored sanity to the crisis enmeshed Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) secretariat in Abuja. The intervention was in response to the subtle move by the faction led by Chris Giwa, to assume control of the … read more...
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    Sports Giwa Faction Invades NFF as DSS Withdraws from Glass House – Thisdaylive

    Three members of the factional board of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) headed by Chris Giwa, wednesday visited the NFF’s Glass House secretariat in Wuse Zone 7, Abuja, with the intension to take possession of the football house. Sani Ferma, Dr Shehu Adamu and Yahaya … read more via...
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    Sports Save Nigeria football, Clergy tells Osibanjo – Vanguard News

    Apostle Tommy Yisa Aika, the General Overseer of the Glory Church of Christ in Egor, Edo State, has appealed to the acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, to intervene in the leadership crisis that is presently rocking the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).... read more via Vanguard News...
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    Sports NFF plans elections September 22 – Vanguard News

    There are strong indications that the Amaju Pinnick-led Nigeria Football Federation have concluded plans to organise fresh elections into the executive committee on September 22. This will be a clear one week before the previous date of September 29 that was endorsed … read more via...
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    Gernot Rohr, Mikel Obi praise NFF on wealth investment seminar – TODAY.NG

    Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr and Captain Mikel Obi on Tuesday expressed gratitude to the leadership of Nigeria Football Federation for the seminar organised for the team and officials. A seminar on wealth creation and portfolio management was organised for the players and...