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Kelechi Emeteole: Orji Kalu rues Abia govt non challance

Dr Orji Uzor Kalu

*Hayatou was too old for CAF job *Congratulates Ahmad, Pinnick Africa’s pillar of Sports and former Abia State governor, Dr Orji Uzor Kalu has charged the new leaders of African football to rise to the air of change in the continent while hitting at the government of his state not …

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Change the face of African football Fresh challenges Ahmad Ahmad, Pinnick

Ahmad Ahmad CAF President

*Africa is yearning for big change in our football By Olaoluwa Aro Vice chairman of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)s Technical and Development committee, Alhaji Ahmed Yusuf Fresh has charged the newly elected president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, to change the current state of African …

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Ahmad Ahmad, Amaju Pinnick wins CAF seats in reform agenda

CAF Forum on the evolution of African football at the African Union Headquarters

*Hayatou, Moucharafou lose in re-election bids   *Hayatou’s 29 year tenure comes to an end Incumbent President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Issa Hayatou has been defeated by his challenger, Ahmad Ahmad of Madagascar by 34-20 votes.  The 29-year reign of Issa Hayatou as  head of African football …

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CAF elections: Our national interest will determine who we support – Dalung

*Expressed opinions are personal to Pinnick In what looks like a complete divergence from the expressed position of the buffs in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) forthcoming elections, the Ministry of Youth and Sports says such purported statement is very personal to the NFF President, Amaju Pinnick. According to …

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Supreme Court to decide NFF leadership tussle today

*It is high time justice is served – Abuja-based lawyer Nigeria’s Supreme Court will today in what seems like a make or mar decision either set the nation’s football free or help in permanently incarcerate it in the prison of indiscretion, lack of respect for rules and disregard to national …

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How club owners association mismanaged N244m broadcast right money

*Monies paid into private coffers From Ayodeji Bamidele Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) under the leadership of Amaju Pinnick may want Nigerians to buy its story that paucity of funds is responsible for its inability to meet its financial obligations to the national teams and its staffers who are being owed …

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NFF crisis: Supreme Court adjourns decision for 9th May

Nigeria’s most protracted football crisis which seemed may be ending with the decision of the nation’s Supreme Court sitting in Abuja on Monday got a further postponement as a result of the appeal brought before it by the Amaju Pinnick-led board over the leadership tussle at the Nigeria Football Federation. …

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Investigations: Documents reveals how Gov. Uduaghan, Amaju Pinnick wasted millions to host NFF

From Fejiro Oliver For those still wondering how Amaju Pinnick emerged the President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), their imaginations can cease as thrilling documents seen by Secrets Reporters has uncovered how millions was spent fictitiously to host the NFF in Warri. In a letter written to Governor Emmanuel …

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NFF leadership: Pinnick’s neck on the guillotine – investigation

*Dikko, not sure of those approached him, refuses Pinnick’s job *May go early 2017 or after World Cup qualifiers By Oluwole Francis With the prophesy of former Super Eagles chief coach, Adegboyega Onigbinde yet to sink into the ground, there are vivid and very clear turmoil on the broil in …

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EFCC to finally take over NFF Audit fraud in January 2017

*FG gives approval for full investigation, prosecution *Entire NFF Board to face prosecution? By Oluwole Francis If feelers from the corridor of power is anything to go by, the advent of the new year is going to be very rough for the members of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) as …

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