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Flying Eagles in limbo after court fails to rule on leadership dispute

The Flying Eagles trip to Mauritania for an U20 AFCON final playoff has been put on hold with the team confused about their fate after a court in Jos failed today to rule on the leadership crisis that has...

Nigeria risks FIFA ban after NFF leadership tussle case adjourned till September

World football governing body FIFA now look likely to hand Nigeria a ban after a court adjourned a case over a leadership crisis in the country’s FA till September 25. The leadership tussle between Amaju Pinnick and Chris Giwa went...

Kwande denies corruption allegations against NFF bosses

Chairman NFF media committee Suleiman Yahaya Kwande has denied corruption allegations against the NFF leadership of Amaju Pinnick. Last week, the sports ministry disclosed that EFCC has launched corruption investigations against Pinnick as well as other NFF chieftains namely Seyi...

FIFA informed of true situation of crisis – Official

Despite pressures to do the contrary, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is said to have informed world football governing body FIFA with the “true situation” of the latest leadership crisis to rock the country. This past week, FIFA demanded an...

Enyimba relocate to concentration camp for Wednesday’s CAF Confederation Cup clash

Enyimba have relocated to Omagwa, a suburb of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, for concentration camping ahead of the visit of Williamsville AC of Cote d’Ivoire in a third match of the CAF Confederation Cup Group C, Scorenigeria.com.ng reports. Williamsville are...

EFCC launches corruption investigation of Pinnick, Shehu Dikko, 3 other officials

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is to investigate and take necessary action against Amaju Pinnick, Shehu Dikko and three other top board members of the Nigeria Football Federation following a petition headed ‘Monumental Stealing and Financial Crimes...

FIFA demand Nigeria situation update as top officials face EFCC petition

World football governing body FIFA have asked for a situation report in Nigeria following the enforcement of a court order, which replaced Amaju Pinnick with Chris Giwa as NFF president. This comes at a time when top officials face petition...

Anambra State Govt. to float league club, Emmanuel Okalla ecstatic

Anambra State Government has approved the establishment of a state-owned team with the legendary Emmanuel Okalla excited by this development. Okalla, who is now a senior special assistant to Governor Willie Obiano on sports, told SCORENigeria it is a very...

Jos court adjourns Pinnick vs Giwa case, FIFA fire new letter

The Federal High Court in Jos has adjourned till Tuesday next week after it heard arguments from both counsels of NFF president Chris Giwa and Amaju Pinnick today. This comes on a day world football governing body FIFA reportedly sent...

Minister got President Buhari’s approval to fire Pinnick, Govt. awaits FIFA ban

SCORENigeria can exclusively report that sports minister Solomon Dalung received the full blessings and approval of President Muhammadu Buhari before he ordered the NFF to comply with a recent Supreme Court ruling which deposed Amaju Pinnick as NFF president. And...

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NPFL goes on World Cup break June 2

SCORENigeria has exclusively gathered that the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) will go on break by June 2 for the World Cup. A top League...

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