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#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 […]

FIFA Ban: What NFF Did To Beat The Deadline As Maigari Failed To Resume Despite Court Order

Alhaji Aminu Maigari

The reinstated President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Aminu Maigari, shunned the football secretariat in Abuja yesterday, despite a reprieve from a Jos High Court which on Wednesday quashed an earlier injunction restraining him and other members of the board from running the affairs of the federation. Nigeria beat the FIFA deadline of yesterday […]

Soyinka @80: Why I’m not afraid of death – Wole Soyinka

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One of the most admired and respected Nigerians, Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka turned 80 today (Sunday), July 13, 2014. Reflecting on his life at the 80, Soyinka in a recent interview spoke about his upbringing, death, life after death, religion and a host of other topics. According to the nobel laureate, he is not […]

Brazil 2014: Full List – FIFA World Cup Award Winners

Messi, Neuer heralded as Brazil 2014’s best

On the day of the Final, the winners of the FIFA World Cup™ Trophy outshine everything and everyone else. For the fourth time in the history of the FIFA World Cup, Germany have laid hands on the most prized trophy in football. But away from the action itself, a number of outstanding players have been […]

FIFA 2014 FINAL:Germany Won FIFA World Cup champion, beat Agentina 1-0

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Germany just won the 2014 FIFA World Cup in a final played with Argentina at the Rio de janerio Maracana stadium. The match ended with the Germans emerging as the best Team on the planet earth. The match started with the Germans attacking from the mid-field, they continue to out play the Argentina players, playing […]

World Cup 2014: FIFA Announces Golden Ball, Golden Glove, Best Young Player Award Nominees – Full List!

FIFA World Cup 2014 Award Nominees announced

FIFA has announced its shortlisted candidates for the Golden Ball, Golden Glove and the Best Young Player of the tournament. The nominee list for the Golden Ball award is dominated by the teams who will be playing the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final. A total of seven players from Argentina and Germany are nominated for […]

EXPOSED: The main reason why FIFA banned Nigeria Football Federation

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The FIFA Emergency Committee on Wednesday announced the suspension of the Nigeria Football Federation and by extension Nigeria with immediate effect from all its activities. This is on account of government’s interference in the running of the NFF. Article 13, par. 1 and article 17, par. 1 of the FIFA Statutes oblige member associations to […]

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