Just In: Pinnick Impeached As CAF First Vice President

……..To Be Replace By Congolese Football Administrator, Constant Omari President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Mr. Amaju Pinnick, has been impeached as 1st Vice-President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF). His removal took place on Thursday at CAF Executive Committee meeting, after a well-attended congress in Cairo Egypt. Africa News24 (AN24) understands CAF […]

AFCON 2019: African Cup Of Nations News For Today, May 22, 2019

Eagles Not Under Pressure To Win AFCON’ The 1st Vice-President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Seyi Akinwunmi, on Tuesday in Lagos said the body did not expect the Super Eagles to win the African Cup of Nations at all cost. Akinwunmi told the News Agency of Nigeria that the NFF would not put pressure on […]

We Don’t Know The Legal Officer Prosecuting NFF Officals – ICPC

The man who described himself as the “chief legal officer” of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in the case against officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) was not authorised to do so, TheCable reports. Celsus Ukpong, in suit no. FHC/ABJ/CR/93/2019 filed on Tuesday by him on behalf of the […]

NFF President Pinnick Charged With $8.4m Fraud

The Federal Government has charged Amaju Pinnick, President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) over an alleged misappropriation of $8.4 million. Also slammed with a 17-count charge alongside Pinnick before the Federal High Court, Abuja, are Seyi Akinwunmi, 1st vice president, Shehu Dikko, 2nd vice president, Mohammed Sanusi, general secretary and Ahmed Yusuf Fresh, NFF […]

Otedola Presents $50,000 Cheque To Christian Chukwu For Medical Treatment Abroad

Femi Otedola, a business mogul has presented $50, 000 cheque to Christian Chukwu, a former Super Eagles coach, to enbale him get medical treatment abroad. TheCable had broken the news of Otedola’s offer to foot the bill of the former captain of the national team following reports that he was battling with prostate cancer. The […]

AITEO/NFF Awards: Ahmed Musa, Onome Ebi Bag Footballer The Year

Super Eagles stand-in captain, Ahmed Musa has been pronounced Nigeria’s best male football player of the 2018 season. Musa who defeated Alex Iwobi and Odion Ighalo was honoured in an impressive ceremony of the AITEO/NFF Awards 2018 held at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island. In the female category, Onome Ebi won the Woman […]

Reps Ask IGP To Arrest Obono-Obla Over ‘Fake’ WAEC Result

The House of Representatives has recommended the arrest of senior special assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on prosecution, Okoi Obono-Obla.

Amaju Pinnick Defeats Aliyu Maigari, 2 Others To Emerge NFF President

With 34 votes, Amaju Pinnick Thursday afternoon, was reelected the president of Nigeria Football Federation. Pinnick beat three other contestants, Aminu Magari, Taiwo Ogunjobi and Chinedu Okoye to retain his seat. Results annouced showed that Alhaji Aminu Magari got eight votes; Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi got two votes while Chinedu Okoye did not have any vote. […]

CAF Appoints Pinnick As First Vice-President

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has appointed President of Nigeria football Federation,  Mr Amaju Pinnick as its 1st Vice-President. CAF on Thursday announced the appointment in a statement on its website. “Following the resignation of the 1st Vice-President Mr. Kwesi Nyantakyi, CAF President, after consulting the members of the Emergency Committee, appointed Mr. Amaju […]

NFF Crisis: Pinnick Challenges Supreme Court Ruling

A Jos Federal High Court on Wednesday fixed July 10 to hear a new motion filed by the immediate past President of the  Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, challenging the ex parte order it granted Chris Giwa, current President of the Federation. Pinnick approached the court for the relief after the Supreme Court judgment which […]