Tag: Amaju Pinnick

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqNovember 15, 2018

Governor Okowa promises Super Eagles $25,000 for every goal scored in South Africa

Delta Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa has promised the Super Eagles $25, 000 for every goal scored at Saturday’s African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqSeptember 20, 2018

The Late 5: Embattled Ambode meets with Buhari behind closed doors, Dogara formally returns to PDP, says APC is full of ‘ravenous people’ | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with embattled Governor of ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 20, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 20th of September

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: “Davido loves Mayorkun more than Wizkid loves his own ...

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Chinedu OkaforSeptember 20, 2018

Amaju Pinnick re-elected as NFF president

Reigning president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick on Thursday was re-elected as chairman for a second term ...

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Adetayo AdesolaSeptember 5, 2018

NFF bans Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf for 1 year from football

Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf has been handed a one-year ban by the Ethics committee of the Nigeria Football Federation ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 22, 2018

The Big 5: Dalung dares Presidency on NFF crisis; New minimum wage not feasible now – Ngige | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Federal Government has blamed the delay in the approval of ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 20, 2018

The Late 5: Tinubu told me he doesn’t like Buhari’s style – Saraki; FG escapes FIFA hammer, recognises Pinnick-led NFF | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation t0day: President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, held a closed door meeting with Service ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 2, 2018

Drama in Nigerian football as Giwa takes over NFF

Were we naive to expect calmer times in Nigerian football and especially the NFF after our early World Cup exit? ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJune 27, 2018

Aftermath of #WorldCup exit, deflecting blame and the way forward for Nigerian football

After Nigeria crashed out in a crushing and heartbreaking manner against familiar foe Argentina on Tuesday, many Nigerians have fallen ...

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SponsorMarch 20, 2018

TomTom has joined the Super Eagles on their journey to Russia 2018

Support for the Super Eagles was further boosted by the announcement of TomTom as the official candy of the Super ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 13, 2017

How the error occurred | NFF President, Pinnick reacts to FIFA sanction

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick has apologised for the error that led to the sanction by ...

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AzeezDecember 12, 2017

We accept FIFA’s decision | NFF reacts to sanction

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has reacted to the sanction against it by football governing body, FIFA. What happened: FIFA ...

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AzeezOctober 19, 2017

Nigeria can win the World Cup in Russia – Pinnick

President of Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick has said Nigerians can win the FIFA World Cup in Russia in 2018. ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 21, 2017

CAF appoints Amaju Pinnick into Emergency Committee

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) Friday, appointed Fouzi Lekjaa, the president of the Federation Royale Marocaine de Football, as it’s 3rd ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 15, 2017

Pinnick, Rohr visit Carl Ikeme

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick and head coach of the national team, Gernot Rohr, have paid ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 26, 2017

Aiteo group signs N2.5bn deal with NFF, to pay coaches salaries for 5 years

by Dolapo Adelana Aiteo Group, an indigenous oil company has reached an agreement with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to pay ...

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AzeezApril 1, 2017

NFF owing Super Eagles coach three months salary

by Azeez Adeniyi The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has not paid Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr for three months, The ...

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AzeezMarch 16, 2017

Just In: Amaju Pinnick elected into CAF Executive Committee

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick has been elected into the CAF Executive Committee. Pinnick defeated his ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 1, 2017

We are ready to take over Surulere National Stadium – Ambode

by Dolapo Adelana Lagos Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday declared the readiness of the State Government to take over ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 20, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: Fayose emerges chairman of PDP Governors’ Forum | Pinnick appointed into FIFA organising committee | More stories

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. Pinnick appointed into FIFA organising committee – YNaija ‘Send your girls to ...

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AzeezJanuary 20, 2017

Pinnick appointed into FIFA organising committee

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick has been appointed into the FIFA Organising Committee for Competitions. Pinnick ...

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AzeezDecember 23, 2016

FG sets up committee to pick candidate for CAF elections

The Federal Government has set up a committee to screen and select a candidate for the CAF executive committee elections. ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 14, 2016

Timeline: #PayFalcons | This is how we got here

Nigeria has a habit of treating its heroes shabbily and with disdain. This trend has been a norm over the ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 5, 2016

NFF lacks sufficient funds to prosecute Zambia game – Pinnick

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick on Tuesday said the Federation lacks the sufficient funds for the ...

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AzeezSeptember 12, 2016

Super Eagles new kit to be unveiled this week – NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has revealed that the 2016/17 Super Eagles new kits would be unveiled before the end ...

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AzeezSeptember 7, 2016

Amaju Pinnick’s nomination for FIFA seat rejected by CAF

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) has rejected the nomination of NFF President, Amaju Pinnick to contest for a FIFA council ...

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AzeezAugust 12, 2016

#RioOlympics2016: NFF explains reasons for Dream team’s unpaid allowances

The U-23 Nigeria football team has resumed training after Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung and NFF President, Amaju Pinnick swiftly placated ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 10, 2016

NFF to pay Siasia outstanding salary

Nigeria’s Under-23 coach Samson Siasia and his assistants will be paid their outstanding salaries, Africanfootball.com reports. According to the report, the Nigeria ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 5, 2016

NFF picks Gernot Rohr as Super Eagles’ coach

The Nigeria Football Federation has selected a German, Gernot Rohr as the new manager of the Super Eagles. According to ...

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Isime EseneAugust 5, 2016

YNaija Editorial: Why is Solomon Dalung still a minister?

20 years ago this week, Nigeria recorded one of its most remarkable sporting triumphs to win the gold medal in ...

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