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NLO chief, 7 clubs off to London on official assignment

February 25, 2020 Editorial IV 0

In furtherance of its desire towards developing and exposing Nigeria Nationwide league side to the real business of football in its entirety ,the Chief Operation Officer of NLO, Shola Ogunnowo will on Tuesday leads others out of the shore of the country to London to understudy how the third tier league can improve tremendously like in other climes. The seven Read More

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Crown FC acting GM resumes office

February 6, 2020 Editorial IV 0

The newly appointed Acting General Manager of Crown Football Club of Ogbomoso,  Mr Oyeleye Oyekunle officially resumed office today. The former administrative officer of the club who was announced as the new head for the Ajilete Warriors by the Oyo State Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Hon Seun Fakorede over the weekend in his office in Ibadan met with Read More

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NPFL: Akwa Utd target Wikki Tourists scalp in Uyo

January 7, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Following a superb run of four wins in four games and a sensational leap from 16th to 5th position in the NPFL table, Akwa United will be full of confidence of extending their winning streak on Match-day 13 when they play host to Wikki Tourists of Bauchi on Wednesday afternoon at the Godswill Akpabio international stadium. After a slow and Read More

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Kano Varsity, US embassy to collaborate on training Programmes

October 25, 2019 Editorial III 0

Culture Officer of the United States (US) Embassy in Nigeria Mr Sterling Tilley,  has said that  the United States Embassy is  ready to collaborate the Kano State University of Science and Technology (KUST) Wudil to facilitate the training of their staff in US. Tilley made the disclosure Friday when he led a delegation of the embassy on a courtesy visit Read More

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NFF mourns ex-Flying Eagles captian

October 3, 2019 Editorial IV 0

The Nigeria Football Federation has described as ‘shocking’, reports on the evening of Thursday that former Nigeria U20 and U23 captain Isaac Promise had died. NFF General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, said the Federation and indeed the entire Nigerian Football was greatly saddened by the report, coming less than 48 hours after two women footballers of Nigeria Women Professional League Read More

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18 Super Eagles train in Dnipro ahead Ukraine clash

September 8, 2019 Editorial IV 0

The Super Eagles have arrived in the city of Dnipro, Ukraine ahead of Tuesday’s international friendly with the senior national team of Ukraine, with 18 players part of an early morning team walk on Sunday. Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has fixed 5.30pm on Sunday for the team’s first training session, when all 22 players would be fully assembled in Ukraine’s Read More

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Super Eagles have first training session in Ismailia

June 10, 2019 Editorial IV 0

Three –time champions Nigeria have conducted their first training session since arriving in the Egyptian city of Ismailia early Monday morning for a one-week intensive pre-AFCON camping. At the airport to receive the Nigeria contingent were Emmanuel Oguntoyi (Minister at the Embassy of Nigeria, Cairo) and Muhammed Tukur Garba (Administrative Attaché) who represented the Nigerian Ambassador to the Arab Republic Read More

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NPFL: Wikki, Katsina, Lobi beef up as Gata, Effiong return home

November 23, 2018 Editor 0

Wikki Tourist have signed Ayo Asekunnowo and Adeshina Gata from Akwa United as well as Ahmed Jimoh( Kwara United ), Franklin Ebuka ( Akwa starlets ) and nine others to beef up their squad ahead of the 2018-19 season. The Giant Elephants missed relegation by the whiskers after it was decided that no team would be relegated last season abruptly Read More

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Chipolopolo train in Abuja, leave for Uyo

October 6, 2017 Editorial IV 0

Apparently to maximize their time in Abuja, the visiting Zambian senior national team, the Chipolopolo trained yesterday morning (Thursday) in the nation’s capital ahead of their same day flight to Uyo, the Akwa Ibom state capital. The team which touched down in Nigeria’s capital city on Wednesday checked into the hotel in Abuja and sensing that they will not depart Read More

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Nigeria vs Zambia: Eagles camp bubbles with Mikel, Ndidi, Musa, others

October 4, 2017 Editorial IV 0

<h4>  By Lekan Olaseinde Abuja </h4>  The Super Eagles training camp in Uyo is now bubbling ahead of the make or mar encounter on Saturday crucial World Cup qualifier against Zambia as skipper Mikel Obi, Kelechi Iheanacho, Wilfred Ndidi and 14 other players have now reported to training yesterday. Others Eagles who have landed in Uyo include , Elderson Echiejile, Read More