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Sports Presenter Attacked By Soccer Thugs In Jos

Some football thugs on Saturday invaded the premises of Jay 101.9 FM, Jos and abducted a sports presenter, Ferdinand Mbum for allegedly criticising the management of Plateau United FC. According to the radio station’s manager, Mr Mangna Wamyil, the incident took place around 6:25pm, shortly after Mbum presented a magazine show, Sports Extra. “The thugs, who were led by the ...

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Bendel Insurance Project is For Generations – Dudu-Orumen

A high level member of the Bendel Insurance project, Barrister Godwin Dudu-Orumen has reiterated that the ongoing work to re-launch the famous Edo State owned club is highly commendable. The experienced attorney and sports consultant who spoke with our reporter in Lagos is very confident that the club would not fizzle out of the national scene again but would grow ...

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Nasarawa rolls out drums for NWFL season opener

Football fans and stakeholders coming to Lafia for the opening game of the Nigeria Women Professional Football League (NWFL) have been assured of the assured of a convivial atmosphere to o enjoy the game between hosts, Nasarawa Amazons and Robo FC of Lagos. The Nasarawa State government, which said it is leaving no stone unturned in its bid to stage ...

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Al-Makura plans big for NWPL opening match

The government of Nasarawa state under the able leadership of His Excellency, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura has promised the league body the very best ever Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) season’s opening star match fiesta. The capital city, Lafia is the host of the 2017/18 NWPL season’s star match between the Nigerian champions, Nasarawa Amazons and their counterparts from Lagos, FC ...

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NWPL teams meet payment deadline

The 16 teams participating in the 2017/18 Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) have complied with the league body directive to pay for their team’s registration fee duly on Monday, March 19, 2018. The Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) had set Monday, March 19, 2018 as deadline for the payment of registration fee for clubs interested in taking part in the ...

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Tunde Shamsudeen resigns as Osun Utd Media Officer

Osun United FC Media Manager, Tunde Shamsudeen, on Tuesday afternoon resigned from his position as the club’s spokesman. The fans and players of the Omoluabi Giants are in a state of shock following Shamsudeen’s resignation. The news comes like a bolt of lightning on a sunny day for the Nigeria National League side, who are gearing up for promotion to ...

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Okechukwu Eyes Goals Against Poland, Serbia

Akwa United striker, Gabriel Okechukwu has disclosed that he will be aiming for goals in upcoming friendlies against Poland and Serbia if fielded by Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr. The former Water FC of Abuja star, who twinkled at the recent Championship of African Nations in Morocco, said he is putting all transfer speculation on hold for now, as he ...

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Pinnick Expresses Concern Over Enyimba Stadium

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president, Melvin Amaju Pinnick has disclosed that he decided to wade into matters concerning completion of work at Enyimba International Stadium, Aba because of the arena’s historic importance to the country’s involvement in continental club competitions. Despite Enyimba FC of Aba being unable to use the arena for three seasons running, due tom prolonged renovation of ...

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Ezenwa Vows Stop Lewandowski In Poland Friendly

Enyimba of Aba goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa has boasted that he will do everything to stop Bayern Munich striker, Robert Lewandowski from scoring in next Friday’s international friendly between Nigeria and Poland. Ezenwa is in a race to get the nod in the Super Eagles’ starting line-up for the March 23 clash in Wraclaw, Poland, but the home-based national team’s captain ...

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Lagos Govt Promises Full Support For LEG Challenge

Lagos State government has thrown its weight fully behind a new youth football competition called LEG Lagos Challenge, put together by a former member of the house of assembly, Honourable Abdoubaq Ladi Balogun. This much was disclosed Tuesday by Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode’s senior special adviser on sports, Prince Anthony Adeyinka Adeboye, at a media conference to unveil the ...

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