In a statement, the Bureau of the FIFA Council gave a final warning to the Nigerian Football Federation following "undue influence" in the body
Nigeria Football Federation
Sanusi told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja that he would not be bothered by any declaration of his being sacked by any group.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Electoral Committee set up by the Amaju Pinnick-led faction of the NFF had on Thursday rolled out a new time-table.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that National U-20 team defeated Haiti 1-0 in their second Group D match of the ongoing FIFA U–20 Women’s World Cup in France.
Inaugurating the committee in Abuja, Dalung said the NFF crisis has already impeded the desired growth and development of football in the country.
Chris Giwa, President of another faction of the Nigeria Football Federation, says Thursday’s Extraordinary General Assembly in Benin by the Amaju Pinnick-led NFF is not only illegal but also inconsequential.
The Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Authur Okowa, on Wednesday heaped praises on President Muhammadu Buhari for saving Nigeria huge embarrassment with his good-natured intervention in the crisis rocking the Nigeria Football Federation.
The Federal High Court in Jos on Wednesday refused to grant a request to stop Chris Giwa from taking over as the President of Nigeria Football Federation.
The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, says it will offer retired Super Eagles’ goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme, coaching education as a goalkeeper trainer and then absorb him into the technical crew of the team.
Three separate suits were filed against the government on the World Cup participation by Godwin Chigbu of the law firm of A & E Law Partnership.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Department of State Services operatives had on Monday stormed the NFF secretariat with orders to restore normalcy to the place.
The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, says nothing has changed in the leadership tussle at the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in spite of a change of guards.
The Minister spoke in response to the invasion of the NFF’s Glass House secretariat in Abuja by operatives of the Department of State Services and the restoration to office of the Federation’s former President, Amaju Pinnick