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    NFF Refs’ C’tee Lists 2 Women For NPFL Super4

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    Two women referees, Hannah Elaigwu from the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Adebimpe Quadri of Lagos State made the list of six referees and six assistant referees listed by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for the 2016 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Super4. The tournament has been slated for the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu, from…

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    ‘Not Cool, Skipper’

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    In a bid to claim back his place in the Chelsea squad, Super Eagles’ skipper, Mikel John Obi, yesterday, released a press statement, clearing the air on claims in the media that he was being punished by Chelsea for joining the Dream Team to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, were false and…

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    Pillars To Unveil Ikhana On Tuesday

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    Kano Pillars have announced veteran coach Kadiri Ikhana as their new coach with the target to reclaim the Nigeria league crown. “Kadiri Ikhana is the new coach of Kano Pillars. He has signed a year’s contract and he is expected to use his wealth of experience to regain the league title for us,” announced Pillars…

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    UK Investors Offer NPFL $1.5bn Investment

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    Just as the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) continues to shop for sponsors, a consortium of investors based in the United Kingdom are reportedly ready to invest as much as $1,5bn in the Nigerian domestic league. Revealing this during a courtesy visit to the Minister of Youth & Sport Development, Solomon Dalung, the CEO/president of…

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    Solidarity Key To WC Qualification – Mikel

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    The captain of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, John Obi Mikel, has stated that unity and focus in the team, uncompromised support from the Nigeria Football Federation and the support of the nation would ensure the team earns a place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Mikel, speaking aboard the Arik Air flight which the team…

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    Iwobi, Iheanacho, Silence Zambia

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    Nigeria began her 2018 World Cup qualifier with a win, after defeating Zambia 2-1 at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium, Ndola on Sunday afternoon. Two first-half strikes Alex Iwobi (32nd minute) and Kelechi Iheanacho (42nd minute), set the Eagles on their way and silenced the excited Ndola crowd, until veteran Mbesuma took advantage of lax defending…

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    Abuja Residents Raise The Alarm Over Flood

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    Residents of Aswani Street, Wuse, Zone 3, have raised the alarm over flood which is threatening their homes, businesses and other belongings. Residents of the area who spoke to Leadership Friday, disclosed that the flood was as a result of the construction activities of a company which has embarked on the massive development of plots…

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