ICPC Inaugurates NFF’s ACTU Unit, Praises Federation

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) on Wednesday in Abuja inaugurated the Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) of the Nigeria Football Federation, commending the football body for its zeal in establishing the unit and ensuring its inauguration. At a brief ceremony that took place inside the NFF Secretariat, the Acting Chairman…

WATER POLO COMMUNITY TO DISCUSS FUTURE OF SPORT AT FINA WORLD CONFERENCE

After the success of the FINA World Championships 2017, where the water polo final between Hungary and Croatia brought together 8000 fans to the cradle of the sport, FINA is back in Budapest, Hungary. This week, from April 26-28, the International Water Polo Community gathers in the Magyar capital for the FINA World Water Polo…

Super Eagles Will Be Ready For Three Lions – Mikel

Mikel says Eagles will be ready for Three Lions…,Fans to pay as from 35 Pounds for big game Captain Mikel John Obi has assured that the Super Eagles will be at their best for the prestige international friendly match against the Three Lions of England, coming up at Wembley Stadium on 2nd June 2018. Speaking…

Gold Coast 2018: Gov. Dickson Splashes Cash On Team Nigeria Wrestlers

Bayelsa State Governor Henry Seriake Dickson has rewarded athletes and coaches of Nigeria’s wrestling team to the recently-concluded 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, with various handsome cash gifts, following their impressive performance at the quadrennial multi-sport event. The wrestlers won 8 medals (3 gold, 2 silver and 3 bronze), accounting for one-third of…

TVS Becomes Official Motorcycle and Tricycle Partner Of The Super Eagles

As part of its efforts to actively drive engagement and promotion of Nigerian Football at the grassroots, the Nigeria Football Federation on Monday in Abuja signed an agreement with the Simba Group, to make TVS the Official Motorcycle and Tricycle Partner of the Super Eagles. NFF 2nd Vice President/LMC Chairman Shehu Dikko represented the NFF…

CZECH REPUBLIC TO HOST USA IN 2018 FED CUP BY BNP PARIBAS FINAL

With four of the world’s current Top 10 players coming from either Czech Republic or USA it seems only fitting that this year’s Fed Cup final will be contested by the two most successful nations in the competition’s history. Czech Republic, the dominant force of recent times with five titles in the last seven years,…

NFF Electoral Committee Commences Work

The NFF Electoral Committee has commenced work in preparation for the 2018 NFF Elections, scheduled for Saturday, 29th September 2018. Chairman of the committee, Barrister Mohammed Sani Katu told thenff.com at the weekend that a number of meetings have been held already with the objective of ensuring adequate preparedness of the panel for the task…

GOLD COAST 2018: Igali Hails Team Nigeria Wrestlers…

GOLD COAST 2018: Igali Hails Team Nigeria Wrestlers, Thanks Gov. Wike, Dickson for Support… President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) Daniel Igali has heaped praises on the country’s wrestlers to the recently-concluded 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, saying he is ‘extremely satisfied’ with their performances. The wrestlers won 8 medals (3 gold,…

First Nacra 15 World Championship Starts in Barcelona on Monday 23 April With 60 Teams From 18 Countries

Right now in Barcelona, 60 eager Nacra 15 youth teams representing 18 Nations and four continents are preparing their first official Nacra 15 World Championship. Sailors are coming from Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Canada, Spain, Finland, France, Great Britain, Italy, US Virgin Islands, Holland, New Zealand, Poland, Singapore, Switzerland and the United States. This…

Groups, Venues Revealed For WBSC U-15 Baseball World Cup 2018 in Panama

New US$ 16 million Estadio Kenny Serracín will serve as the flagship venue of the youth world championship The World Baseball Softball Confederation today announced the groups, venues and tournament bracket for the WBSC U-15 Baseball World Cup® 2018, which will be staged from 10-19 August in the Central American country of Panama, where baseball…