Tag Archives: Nigeria Football Federation

ICPC Seizes Three More Properties of NFF Vice-President, Shehu Dikko

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission has seized three additional properties belonging to the Nigeria Football Federation 2nd Vice President, Shehu Dikko. Officials of the ICPC had on Friday seized one of Dikko’s property located at No 1 River Benue Street, Maitama, Abuja. Apart from Dikko’s property, the ICPC also seized 11…

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ICPC Seals Amaju Pinnick, Shehu Dikko’s Mansions Over Corruption Allegations

The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, ICPC, has sealed a Lagos mansion belonging to the President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick. According to sources the commission is investigating how the officials of NFF allegedly converted money meant for the federation to personal use. The commission sealed and placed Pinnick’s mansion located in Park View…

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Court Orders NFF President, Amaju Pinnick’s Arrest Over $8.4m Alleged Scam

The Federal High Court in Abuja has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of the President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick and four other officials of the football body over Misappropriation of funds. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu on Monday issued the order of arrest following the refusal of Pinnick and others to…

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Football Administrators Should Learn To Accept Defeat And Move On -Saraki

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday appealed to warring factions in the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to sheathe their sword in the interest of football development in the country. Saraki, according to a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Sanni Onogu, made the call, when the President of NFF, Amadju Pinnick led the…

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FIFA President Infantino, Secretary General In Nigeria On A 2-Day Visit

  FIFA President Gianni Infantino, accompanied by Secretary General Fatma Samoura, on Sunday arrived in Abuja on a two-day visit. The duo was received by the President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, as well as several members of the Federation’s Executive Committee and management staff. A total of 17 FA presidents from other…

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NFF Shortlists Yusuf, Saintfiet, Le Guen For Super Eagles’ Chief Coach Job

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has shortlisted three coaches for consideration for the post of Chief Coach of Super Eagles, and will name the successful one on Monday. A statement by the NFF on Friday in Abuja listed the three coaches to include Super Eagles’ caretaker coach Salisu Yusuf. The rest two are former Ethiopia…

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Stephen Keshi’s Family Announce Funeral Details

 His children  The children of late Super Eagles’ captain and coach Stephen Keshi have announced dates for the funeral rites of their father. According to a statement made available by the Nigeria Football Federation(NFF), the funeral rites have now been slated for 27-29 July. Meanwhile, the deceased children have praised the efforts of the Nigeria…

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