JUST IN : FIFA bans CAF president Ahmad for five years over corruption

The head of African football Ahmad Ahmad has been suspended by FIFA for five years for corruption, the global governing body announced on Monday. Ahmad...

Mailafiya peace and unity football competition begins in Nassarawa

Sharif Abdallah (Babs) The 2020 Mailafiya Peace and Unity Grassroot Football Competition got underway over the weekend at Daddare town of Obi Local Government Area...

NFF appoints new Head of Women’s Football

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Friday confirmed the appointment of Amina Daura as its new Head of Women’s Football, replacing Ruth David, a...

Sports is key to peace, unity –ACP Bello

Sports have been described as a key factor that sustains peace and unity as well as projecting the image of the country. The Commander of...

FIFA proposes mandatory maternity leave for women players

FIFA is to introduce new regulations to protect the rights of women players, including mandatory maternity leave, the world football governing body said on...

Council of Sports  recommends December  3rd- 18 for Edo Sports Festival

The Technical session of  National  Council on Sports has recommended  December  3rd 2020 for the opening ceremony of the Edo 2020 National Sports Festival,...

Oyo SWAN Chairman appointed into NFF committee

Mr Niyi Alebiosu, the Chairman, Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Oyo State Chapter, has been appointed into the Media and Publicity Committee of...

Maradona taken to hospital

Diego Maradona has been admitted to hospital in Argentina although his condition was not thought to be serious, local media reported on Monday. The 60-year-old...

JUST IN : Dala Hard Court Tennis Championship postponed

By Abdulgafar Oladimeji The 2020 edition of the renowned annual Dala Hard Court Tennis Championship has been postponed. The Tournament Director, Yusuf Datti on Thursday, in...

NFF appoints Media Officers for Super Eagles, Super Falcons teams

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has announced the appointment of Media Officers for the nation’s men’s and women’s senior national football teams. A statement by...