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Kano Pillars paid 7 million Naira outstanding bonuses ahead Aiteo Cup final

Kano Pillars players and officials have received a total of seven million Naira being unpaid 11 match bonuses ahead of Wednesday’s Aiteo Cup final against Enugu Rangers. “All the allowances and bonuses owed the team amounting to seven million Naira...

Desperate bid to stop EFCC case against NFF officials for alleged theft of 3.4...

Various desperate efforts to get a case by the anti-graft agency EFCC against three NFF officials for alleged theft of 3.4 billion Naira (or $9.5 million) thrown out has failed and it has now been adjourned to November 28...

Tanzania on track to qualifying for 2019 AFCON says Amuneke

Tanzania are on course to qualifying for the AFCON since 1980, according to their Nigerian coach Emmanuel Amuneke. The Taifa Stars are now second in their qualifying group after they beat Cape Verde 2-0 at home on Tuesday just days...

Kano Pillars get Kano Govt. boost to win first-ever Aiteo Cup

Kano State deputy Governor Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna has assured Kano Pillars they will receive “something tangible” should they go on to win the Aiteo Cup for the first time in their 28-year history. Pillars will battle Enugu Rangers in the...

EFCC swoop on NFF as officials charged for diverting 3.4 billion Naira FIFA grant

The country’s anti-corruption agency EFCC has begun what is believed to be massive “clean-up” of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) after it charged to court three officials for diverting $9.5 million (about 3.4 billion Naira). According to a press release...

2018 Aiteo Cup going to Enugu say comeback stars Enugu Rangers

Enugu Rangers have said they hope to take this year’s Aiteo Cup back home after they staged a remarkable comeback against Nasarawa United to reach the cup final. Ugonna Uzochukwu scored a brace with Godwin Zaki also getting on the...

Kano Pillars battle Enugu Rangers for 2018 Aiteo Cup after dramatic semifinal wins

This year’s Aiteo Cup final will be between Kano Pillars and Enugu Rangers after two dramatic semifinals in Lagos and Kano today. Pillars beat Northwest rivals Katsina United 4-1 on penalties after fulltime scores stood at 2-2 at the Agege...

Enugu Rangers confident of reaching Aiteo Cup final ahead of Nasarawa United

Rangers are confident they will go past fellow NPFL side Nasarawa United tomorrow in Kano to reach the final of this year’s Aiteo Cup. Rangers, who last won this cup competition over three decades ago, will hope to subdue ‘The...

Katsina United, Kano Pillars derby decides Aiteo Cup finalists tomorrow

Katsina United will hope on Wednesday in Lagos to continue their fascinating run in this year’s Aiteo Cup when they square up against Northwest rivals Kano Pillars for a place in the final of the cup competition. Katsina United, who...

Kano Pillars confident to go past rivals Katsina United to reach Aiteo Cup final

Kano Pillars coach Ibrahim A. Musa has expressed confidence his team will go past regional rivals Katsina United on Wednesday in Lagos to qualify for the final of the Aiteo Cup. Today, Pillars dismantled Enyimba 4-2 in the quarterfinal in...

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