D. K. Olukoya Championships: AFN happy with athletes’ performance
Thirty athletes would be selected ahead of the Africa Junior Championships billed for Ethiopia.
D’Tigers to play invitational tournament in South Africa
The men’s national team before now have been largely inactive.
ITTF Africa Senior Championships: Egypt celebrates double victory over Nigeria
Ahmed Saleh of Egypt won his 17th gold medal.
Flying Eagles will win African Championships, Coach Ugbade boasts
The Flying Eagles have emerged victorious in all their test matches.
NIS graduates first batch of coaches from Abuja campus Wednesday
The graduands are 61 men and six women.
NFF Crisis: Amaju Pinnick’s election faces fresh scrutiny
The viability of Mr. Pinnick’s position would be announced in December.
Nigeria League: Sharks, Dolphins embark on fresh protests over unpaid salaries
This is third time the players will take their protest to the government house.
Nigeria League gets new end date
The League Management Company, LMC has announced that the 2013/14 Glo Nigeria Premier League season originally meant to end this weekend Sunday November 9 with Match Day 38 games has been pushed forward by a week. Making the declaration is the LMC boss Nduka Irabor who told PREMIUM TIMES that the shift was necessary in order […]
Three presidents to grace grand opening of Akwa Ibom Stadium
The high point of the commissioning is an international friendly match between the home-based senior national team of Nigeria, Super Eagles B, and the U-23 National Team of Ghana.
Kanu becomes first Nigerian to ride motorcycle solo from Lagos to South Africa
Kanu has ridden motorcycles in 26 countries of the world, 23 of which were with his own Nigerian-registered motorcycle.
Ahmed Musa helps CSKA Moscow to victory over Man City
In other games, Lionel Messi equaled the all-time goal scoring record in the UEFA Champions League as the Argentine hit a brace that saw Barcelona cruise to a 0-2 win over Ajax Amsterdam.
NFF Crisis: Peace meeting brokered by Sports Minister ends in deadlock
The NFF is currently factionalised.
Fencing World Cup in Senegal cancelled over Ebola fears
Team and individual men’s fencing events were scheduled to take place on October 31 and November 1.
NFA crisis: Sports minister, Maigari, Amadu, charged for contempt
Vice Chairman of the Chris Giwa-led NFA board, Obinna Ogba and another member, Yahaya Adama, obtained the injunction from the high court restraining the Maigari-led board from holding the Sept. 20 and Sept. 30 congresses.
We will run an inclusive administration, says newly-elected NFF president
FIFA warns the NFF against a repeat of the events preceding Amaju’s election.
Uduaghan congratulates newly-elected NFF president
Amaju has performed creditably well to date and I have no doubt in my mind that he will excel in this new assignment and take football in Nigeria to an enviable height.