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    Corruption: FIFA Withhold $1.5m Grant To NFF

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    …FIFA has done nothing like that – NFF World soccer governing body, FIFA has withheld the annual $ 1.5m (N307.5m) development grant to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), following the alleged inability of the football administrator to explain how previous funds were spent by the Amaju Pinnick-led board. According to a report by an on-line…

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    FG Pays Protesting Super Falcons, Eagles N471.8m

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    The federal government has released four hundred and seventy-one million and eight hundred thousand naira to settle bonuses of the protesting Super Falcons and Super Eagles. This decision came after the Super Falcons staged a protest to the National Assembly on Wednesday. In a statement made available to  LEADERSHIP Weekend, Mrs. Kenechukwu Offie, the director…

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  • Lulu Calls Out NFF Over Falcons’ Allowance Saga

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    Amidst national outcry over the alleged inability of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to pay the Super Falcons, two weeks after the 2016 African Women Cup of Nations’ (AWCON) triumph in Cameroon, a former president of the football federation, Alhaji Sani Lulu Abdullahi, has urged the leadership of the NFF to come out clean and…

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    Nigeria Olympics Fund: Dalung Tasks Mary Onyali, Others On Implementation

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    Minister of Youth and Sports development, Barrister Solomon Dalung has charged Mary Onyali-led leadership of the Nigeria Olympics Funds (NOF) to ensure total implementation of the project aiming at bring succor to Nigerian sportsmen and women and also boost sports development in the country. He gave the charge while endorsing the multibillions naira funds project…

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    NFF Crisis: Group Tasks Supreme Court On Speedy Justice Delivery

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    Forum of Civil Society organisations (FCSO), a coalition of civil groups, non-governmental organisations, socio economic cum ethnic groups concerned with the advocacy of national development and promotion of good governance in Nigeria, has called on the Supreme Court to effectively and quick deliver justice in the legal tussle rocking the Nigeria’s Football Federation (NFF). The…

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    Falode, Onyedinma, Others To Head Women League

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    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), yesterday, appointed ace sports broadcaster, Aisha Falode, the independent chairman of the Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL). Falode would be assisted by the former chairman of the league and acting director, sports development, FCT Sports Council, Chief Dilichukwu Onyedinma, while Nkechi Obi would serve as the CEO of the league….

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