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Sacking AFN TD where Did Sports Minister Derived the Powers

By Sylvanus Ofekun The Nigerian Sports Minister Mr.Sunday Akin Dare should be tutored on the working sports in a country were fair is foul and foul is fair. Since assuming office,he has made some guff,which if he was properly guided such an error shouldn’t have occurred. Last month,after meeting with the NFF board,he co-signed a […]

NFF Corruption Cases and Matters Arising

By Sylvanus Ofekun Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the federal high court on Tuesday discharged and acquitted the 5 accused NFF officials.She dismissed the entire case with all 16 charges, and acquitted the NFF chieftains in consideration of the submission of the defence and the prosecution and in line with the rules of administration of criminal […]

DSS Refuses to Release Sowore Despite

There was a mild drama on Saturday at the headquaters of the Dpartment of State Services, DSS in Abuja as human right activist Deji Adeyanju who had volunteered to pick up Omoyele Sowore from their custody. The Nigeria secret police had on Friday through its spokesman,Peter Afunanya confirmed receipt of the court order for the […]

Fanny Amun to NFF:Sack Manu Garba Now

Former national team coach, Fanny Amun, has admonished the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to dismiss the Golden Eaglets coach, Manu Garba after Nigeria’s ouster from the FIFA U-17 World Cup. The Nigeria under 17 team on Wednesday lost 3-1 to the Netherlands side,a team that managed to qualify as the third-best team from their group. […]

Benin Coach Names 22 Man Squad for Super Eagles Clash

The head coach  Benin Republic, Michel Dussuyer  has named 23 players for this month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying double header against the Super Eagles of Nigeria and Sierra Leone. The big surprise was the absence of  regular members of the team, Sedangondji and Rodrigue Kossi. Captain of the side, Stephan Sessegnon who plays […]

Olympic Eagles in Goalless Draw with Cameroon

Nigeria’s Olympic Eagles the Dream Team played out a goalless draw with Cameroon in a Pre- Afcon U23 preparatory game at the Mecure Hotel football in Ismailia, Egypt on Tuesday evening. The match was of high intensity despite the short in goals. Head coach of the Nigeria’s team, Imama Amapakabo expressed satisfaction with a display […]