Qatar to step up labour inspections during World Cup
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Qatar to step up labour inspections during World Cup

Qatar will intensify labour inspections during the soccer World Cup including extra health and safety…

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Several French cities to ban Qatar World Cup fan zones, giant screens
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Several French cities to ban Qatar World Cup fan zones, giant screens

Several major French cities including Lille, Strasbourg and Bordeaux said they will not organise fan…

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Informal workers at risk of exploitation in Qatar during World Cup – U.S. official
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Informal workers at risk of exploitation in Qatar during World Cup – U.S. official

Workers in Qatar’s informal economy are especially at risk of exploitation during this year’s soccer…

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Ukraine to join bid for 2030 World Cup 
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Ukraine to join bid for 2030 World Cup 

Tragedy as 174 die at football stadium stampede
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Tragedy as 174 die at football stadium stampede

Russian athletes who do not back invasion of Ukraine could return to competing 
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Russian athletes who do not back invasion of Ukraine could return to competing 

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is considering a return to competition of Russian athletes who…

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Flamingos welcome Gusau with impressive friendly win in Turkey
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Flamingos welcome Gusau with impressive friendly win in Turkey

World Cup-bound Nigeria’s U17 girls lashed leading Turkish women’s club, Galatasarary Women 3-1 in a…

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Afcon period installed military leader overthrown in 2nd  coup this year
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Afcon period installed military leader overthrown in 2nd  coup this year

Burkina Faso’s Lt. Col. Paul Henri Sandaogo Damiba who seized power while his country’s football team…

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Soname, Paul Bassey join Elegbeleye in Nigeria’s league management
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Soname, Paul Bassey join Elegbeleye in Nigeria’s league management

With a new board of the Nigeria Football Federation comes a new management team for…

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CAF set to welcome new bids for AFCON 2025
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CAF set to welcome new bids for AFCON 2025

Following the withdrawal of the hosting rights from Guinea, new bids will open this Saturday…

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Guinea loses AFCON 2025 hosting rights
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Guinea loses AFCON 2025 hosting rights

It has now become official. Guinea will not host the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations…

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New NFF board sworn in
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New NFF board sworn in

The set of board members to administer Nigerian football and possibly steer the Super Eagles…

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Ibrahim Gusau becomes 36th president of NFF
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Ibrahim Gusau becomes 36th president of NFF

Ibrahim Gusau, estwhile chairman of chairmen in the Amaju Pinnick administration and chairman of Zamfara…

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Aisha Falode moves closer into the board as Edo FA boss steps down for her
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Aisha Falode moves closer into the board as Edo FA boss steps down for her

BY WOLE OPATOLA, BENIN Nigerian football amazon, Aisha Falode moves closer into getting elected into…

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NFF Elective Congress: The heat here is much, says Senator Ogba
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NFF Elective Congress: The heat here is much, says Senator Ogba

BY WOLE OPATOLA, BENIN The tea break is on. The General Secretary of the NFF,…

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Edo Deputy Governor addresses NFF Congress
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Edo Deputy Governor addresses NFF Congress

BY WOLE OPATOLA, BENIN The Elective General Assembly of the NFF is underway as the…

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VIDEO: Benin bubbles as NFF delegates converge for the largest election ever
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VIDEO: Benin bubbles as NFF delegates converge for the largest election ever

FROM WOLE OPATOLA, BENIN CITY After much uncertainty, the elective general assembly of the Nigeria…

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A new Sheriff takes over at Nigeria Football Federation today

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. A change of guard is expected today in Benin City as Amaju…

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Qatar confirms COVID test requirements for World Cup fans
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Qatar confirms COVID test requirements for World Cup fans

Fans attending the World Cup in Qatar must show proof of a negative COVID-19 test…

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Coast clear for NFF Elective Congress this Friday
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Coast clear for NFF Elective Congress this Friday

The 78th Annual General Assembly of the Nigeria Football Federation will hold on Friday in Benin…

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Tunisia denounces racism in Brazil game, but questions identity of culprit
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Tunisia denounces racism in Brazil game, but questions identity of culprit

Tunisia’s football federation (FTF) has denounced the racism that marred Tuesday’s 5-1 defeat in Paris,…

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