Monday, November 18, 2019

SPORT

ROHR KICKS AT NFF’S ATTEMPT TO INFLUENCE TEAM SELECTION

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has said he would not allow officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to influence the choice of...

Dangote to repair Abuja Stadium

The football pitch of the Moshood Abiola National Stadium will get a major facelift with the implementation of the Adopt-A-Pitch Campaign by...

SUNSHINE STARS GET SENSITIZATION ON NEW RULES AHEAD NPFL OPENER

Sunshine Stars yesterday continued preparations for their new Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) opener with a workshop on officiating anchored by retired FIFA badged...

WOODS MAKES HISTORY, CLAIMS 82ND PGA TITLE

Tiger Woods equalled the PGA Tour record of 82 tournament wins with victory at the Zozo Championship. The 43-year-old world number 10 had seven holes...

NFF CLEARS AIR ON OUSTER OF ODUKO FROM EAGLETS SQUAD

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has clarified that Ogaga Oduko was not dropped for the son of a top security official, Abba Bichi, from...

RIBERY APOLOGIZES FOR PUSHING MATCH OFFICIAL IN SERIE A CRACKER

French midfielder Franck Ribery has apologised for pushing an assistant referee,Matteo Passeri which resulted in a red card, after Fiorentina’s 2-1 defeat by Lazio. The...

With determination CHAN Eagles will qualify for Egypt 2020 – Abdullah

Coach Usman Abdullah of Enyimba FC of Aba has expressed optimism that the CHAN Eagles would surmount their opponent in today’s African Nations Championships...

Aisha Buhari unveils 2020 Para–powerlifting World Cup

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, on Friday unveiled athletes that would compete at the 2020 Para-powerlifting World Cup, scheduled for Abuja next year. During...

Uzoho ruled out for six months

Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr will have to do without one of his most improved players for the Total Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers...

Sports ministry to spend 98% of budget on salaries, others

The Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has proposed to spend N171,061,527,148 in the 2020 fiscal year, N168,331,040,938 for recurrent expenditures and N2,730,486,210...