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Why I’ll Never Bite Anyone Again – Luis Suarez

Suarez made his debut for the Catalans in a 6-0 friendly win over Leon

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez said he has received professional help after receiving a four-month ban for biting an opponent for the third time in his career when he clashed with Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup. Suarez made his debut for the Catalans in a 6-0 friendly win over Mexican side Club Leon on […]

BREAKING NEWS: FIFA Reinstate Maigari As NFF Boss Despite Impeachment

Impeached president of the Nigeria Football Federation, Aminu Maigari

World football governing body FIFA have ordered Aminu Maigari back to office as president of Nigeria Football Federation. The NFF executive committee had last month purportedly impeached Maigari. But in a letter dated August 14 (Today) to NFF general secretary, Musa Amadu and signed by Markus Kattner, FIFA deputy secretary general, FIFA clearly stated: “The […]

Maigari tenders resignation letter to NFF

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Apparently, after all efforts to regain his position as the president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) failed, the impeached former president, Alhaji Aminu Maigari yesterday tendered his letter of resignation to the NFF secretariat. Sports Vanguard had reported that the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Senator Pius Anyim Pius waded into […]

Breaking: Rihanna sets to buy Liverpool football club

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Pop star Rihanna has been linked with the purchase of English clubside,Liverpool FC. Daily Mail reported that Rihanna wants to buy a football club,although it was not intially mentioned which club she wanted to buy. But Mundodeportivo.com has disclosed that the club Rihanna has in mind to buy is Liverpool. With Liverpool owned by American […]

Why Osun must not vote for Omisore –Oyinlola

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Former Governor Olagunsoye Oyinlola of Osun State on Tuesday urged the people of the state against voting for the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Iyiola Omisore. Oyinlola, who publicly declared for the All Progressives Congress at the mega rally of the party held at the Osogbo Township Stadium, on Tuesday, accused Omisore […]

EID FITR: Osun Assembly Speaker Tasks Religious Leaders

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Speaker, Osun House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Najeem Salaam has felicitated with Governor Rauf Aregbesola, Muslim leaders and faithful across the state as the end of Ramadan fasting session is being marked. In a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Speaker, Mr. Goke Butika, Speaker Salaam said the import of Ramadan teachings […]

#OSUNGUBER: Why I Can’t Go Into Alliance With Omisore – LP candidate

Alhaji Fatai Akinbade

Mr. Akinbade says teaming with Mr. Omisore would be politically disastrous The Labour Party gubernatorial candidate in Osun State, Fatai Akinbade, has said that he would not go into alliance with the Peoples’ Democratic Party’s Iyiola Omisore in the August 9 election gubernatorial election. Mr. Akinbade said that God and the people of Osun State […]

Breaking News: The Document Used To Impeach Maigari Finally Leaked

Impeached president of the Nigeria Football Federation, Aminu Maigari

There have been allegations and accusations of ‘financial impropriety’ and ‘financial recklessness’ by disgruntled members of the NFF executive, and it is no surprise that Aminu Maigari paid the price with his office. There were also allegations of victimization of certain board members by Maigari and his close confidantes on the board – Chris Green, […]

BREAKING: NFF President Finally Impeached – How Maigari Tried To Save His Job Exposed – Details!

Impeached president of the Nigeria Football Federation, Aminu Maigari

It is finally over for the president of the Nigeria Football Federation, Aminu Maigari. The embattled Bauchi-born administrator has been on tenterhooks since the end of the World Cup in Brazil. And he was finally impeached on Thursday when his board decided to get rid of him ahead of the August 26 General congress of […]

I am still Super Eagles coach – Keshi hints

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Stephen Keshi has given the latest hint that he could still remain as the Super Eagles coach despite uncertainty over his future. Keshi is out of contract with the Nigeria Football Federation and there has not been a renewal for him to continue. With crisis having engulfed the football federation,it is expected that controversy surrounding […]

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